By MARTY FINLEY firstname.lastname@example.org HARDIN COUNTY — The recent ice storm wreaked havoc on trees and power lines, scattering debris onto city, county and state roads within Hardin County. But the storm didn’t ravage everything. Most government agencies in the county have reported minimal damage to roadways. Elizabethtown Public Works Superintendent Don Hill sai
By JOHN FRIEDLEIN email@example.com WASHINGTON — Sounding optimistic at times, President Barack Obama on Tuesday night called for “bold action” to pull this country out of a deep recession. “We will rebuild, we will recover, and the United States of America will emerge stronger than before,” he said in his address to a joint session of Co
Margaret Ann Baker, 50, of Lexington, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009. The funeral is at 10 a.m. today at First United Methodist Church in Georgetown. Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home in Georgetown is in charge of arrangements.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The $789 billion stimulus package President Obama signed Feb. 17 is more than 1,000 pages long.
In short, it’s a big bill that touches on everything from renewable energy to government spending; promises to create or save 3.5 million jobs over the next two years; and offers tax cuts and tax credits for specific portions of the population including college students and first-time home buyers.
ELIZABETHTOWN — A lukewarm public response by Elizabethtown residents and the city council was just one drawback to the state redesign of the Elizabethtown to Radcliff Connector, according to state officials.
HARDIN COUNTY — County officials have had the option of county-provided insurance benefits or Hardin Memorial Hospital insurance benefits for years, but Judge-Executive Harry Berry reiterated on Tuesday that the county’s records do not properly reflect their ability to do so.
Our socialist-minded president signed his inaptly named stimulus package into law, and immediately the stock market dropped. Shortly after that his tax-cheating Treasury secretary outlined the plans to save us, and the market dropped again.
By MARY ALICE HOLT Today’s recipe is from Polly Shaw of Elizabethtown, so you know you’ll love it. I love it because it’s easy and can be made quickly (in about 20 minutes). The only problem I had was in finding two of the ingredients: the Bistro au jus gravy by Heinz and a 2-pound container of refrigerated mashed potatoes.