Today's News

  • Bullitt Co. women plead guilty to fraud

    LOUISVILLE — Sylvia Rednour and Jennifer Roby, both of Mount Washington, pleaded guilty Monday to charges of conspiracy, mail fraud and forgery. In separate plea agreements, the women admitted that between November 1998 and Nov. 30, 2007, they defrauded the respite care program administered by the American Red Cross through a contract with Seven Counties Services Inc., out of roughly $

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    ELIZABETHTOWN — Following a humbling afternoon Friday, I have come to the educated conclusion whoever coined the phrase, “It’s better to have tried and lost than to have never tried at all,” must not have ever been around a wakeboard.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Corncob Jelly



    Helen Byrd of Vine Grove is sharing a recipe for Corncob Jelly that she got from a cookbook compiled by a church near Custer. She’s had the cookbook, “Our Favorite Recipes,” since 1980 and says it is one of the best cookbooks she has ever bought. In the book it says the recipes came from “friends, far and near,” so who knows? This recipe may have come from someone right here in Hardin County.

  • Brethren in building

    SMITHS GROVE--As the sun burns away the morning mist around the tiny hamlet of Smiths Grove, seven men from First Baptist Church of Sonora stretch extension cords, carry lumber, nails and tools as they prepare to work on Pleasant View Baptist Church. The men are part of the Kentucky Baptist Builders helping to rebuild the Warren County church that burnt in January due to a furnace malfunction.

    Mission teams from other churches put up the building's framing and trusses before another group put vinyl siding in place.

  • Wreck on BG parkway kills teen



    ELIZABETHTOWN — An Elizabethtown teen died Monday night after a single vehicle wreck on the Martha Layne Collins Blue Grass Parkway about six miles east of the Interstate 65 junction.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Ben G. Napier, 19, was traveling westbound when he lost control of the 1991 Buick Park Avenue he was driving.

  • Pops in the Park celebrates 20th year



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Pops in the Park is turning the big 2-0 this year, and Hardin County residents can celebrate on Friday.

    Pops in the Park will bring the Louisville Orchestra to Freeman Lake Park for the 20th year on Friday. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the concert begins at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 and children 12 and under can attend for free.

  • Juvenile charged with arson


    A 12-year-old male who admitted to intentionally setting fire to a display shelf in an Elizabethtown Family Dollar store has been charged with first-degree arson, according to Elizabethtown Fire Safety Officer Rusty Todd.

    The fire occurred Wednesday at a Family Dollar store on Sycamore Street and was contained after an employee doused the flames with a fire extinguisher. The same employee later was treated for smoke inhalation and released from Hardin Memorial Hospital. No one else was injured, Todd said, and no further damage was done to the store.