Today's News

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: John Hardin, Elizabethtown boys notch wins (01/30)

    Senior guard Malcolm Foster scored 23 points and senior forward Jeff Richard had 18 points and 12 rebounds to lift the John Hardin Bulldogs to a 69-53 win over homestanding Shelbyville Collins on Saturday night.

    Sophomore guard Brandon Price added 14 points for the Bulldogs (15-2), who won their second straight after a two-game losing streak.

    John Hardin led 17-16 after the first quarter before pulling out to a 15-point lead at the half.


  • Medleys celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Bill and Joyce Medley of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 28, 2011.

    They were married Jan. 28, 1961, at St. Charles Catholic Church in St. Mary.

    Mr. Medley is retired from the Navy and Gates Rubber Company of Elizabethtown.

    Mrs. Medley is a homemaker and devoted grandmother.

    They have three daughters, Belinda Hildesheim, Sandra Hartlage and Carol Clark; and six grandchildren.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Hawks win fifth State Duals crown (01/30)

    Make it one for the thumb for the LaRue County Hawks.

    Second-ranked LaRue County went 5-0 Saturday to win its fifth Kentucky Wrestling Coaches’ Association State Duals championship at Lexington Henry Clay.

    The Hawks drew the No. 4 seed and were in a pool with No. 8 Oldham County, No. 9 Whitley County and No. 10 Campbell County. LaRue County defeated Whitley County, 36-28; Campbell County, 40-21; and Oldham County, 40-30 to advance to the semifinals of the 16-team event.

  • Parents welcome Madieline Dawn

    Justin Webb and Kala Carden of West Point announce the birth of a daughter, Madieline Dawn Webb, on Dec. 14, 2010. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Paternal grandparents are Linda Webb and Frank Roeder of West Point; maternal grandparents are Holly and Brian Claycomb of Irvington.

    Paternal great-grandparents are Vivian Slaughter and Sid Slaughter of West Point; and maternal great-grandparents are Janice Fitzgerald of Brandenburg and Ken Carden of Battletown.

  • Burzlaff-Schroeder

    Steve and Janice Burzlaff of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Charlotte Rebecca to Drew Davis Schroeder of Fort Campbell, son of John Andrew Schroeder II of Chicago.

    The wedding is Feb. 5, 2011, at First Church of Nazarene in Elizabethtown. A reception will follow at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

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  • Hardin County United unveils logo, website

    Hardin County United wants to be your Facebook friend.

    The organization formed out of the Hardin County Vision Project announced its expansion into the online world Friday with the launch of its official Web site, which will directly link users to the latest news and happening surrounding the groups aimed at fleshing out the 24 strategic goals identified through the visioning process.

  • PREP GIRLS' BASKETBALL: E'town knocks off North (01/30)

    Elizabethtown went on a 3-point shooting spree. Now, the Lady Panthers’ outside touch has earned them the No. 1 seed in next month’s 17th District Tournament.

  • Focus on Finance: Check out your checking account

    Question: What is the most common financial service used?

    Answer: Probably the most common financial service anyone uses is a checking account.

    In most households, it’s the account that the monthly bills are paid from, it is how the owner gets cash from ATMs and it’s where most payroll checks are automatically deposited.