Today's News

  • Advice from a pro



    ELIZABETHTOWN — What would a former producer, clown, lyricist and Tony-Award winner be doing in Elizabethtown on Wednesday?

    Murray Horwitz, who won a Tony for co-writing “Ain’t Misbehavin’” on Broadway and various other awards for work with National Public Radio, was in town to help the Historic State Theater decide where to go from here, now that it has reopened.

  • Feiler named Lions Club’s JHHS Student of the Month


    The Elizabethtown Lions Club’s Student of the Month from John Hardin High School, Makenzie Feiler, was introduced at the April 21 club meeting by Lion Vice President Travis Langdon.

  • March 20, 2009: Obituaries

    Anna Marie Alvey

    Anna Marie Alvey, 79, of Cub Run, died Wednesday, March 18, 2009, at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center.

    Survivors include a son, Terry L. Alvey.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Saturday at St. Benedict Catholic Church with burial in St. Benedict Cemetery.

    Visitation is at 2 p.m. CDT today at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson. A prayer service is at 6:30 CDT p.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Ames presents senior piano and violin recital

    Ames presents senior piano and violin recital

    Sarah Ames presented her senior piano/violin recital on May 2 at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown, performing pieces from the Baroque, classical, romantic and modern periods. Sarah, a music student of Sarah and Courtney Gilbert, is the daughter of Randy and Mary Ames of Elizabethtown. She will attend Campbellsville University in the fall.


  • Club presents check to library

    Florence Mason, right, a member of the Radcliff Woman’s Club, presents the check to purchase these books to Branch Librarian Mary Daugherty.

    Club presents check to library

  • May 8, 2009: Obituaries

    Mary Angeline Doyle Murphy Mary Angeline Doyle Murphy, 86, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at Helmwood Health Care.She was a native of Cave City and a member of First Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by six brothers; and two sisters. She is survived by her husband, William Murphy; one son, Dr. William M. Murphy of Gainesville, Fla.; one brother, John Doyle

  • Feb. 12, 2009: Obituaries

    Robert Taylor Allen

    Robert Taylor Allen, 76, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He is survived by his wife, Betty Allen.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

    William Robert Brown

    William Robert Brown, 83, of Tompkinsville, a native of LaRue County, died Monday, Feb. 9, 2009, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.

    He is survived by his wife, Martha Thompson Brown.

  • March 15, 2009: Obituaries






    Jessie Burk Bradley

    Jessie Burk Bradley, 63, of Horse Cave, died Thursday, March 12, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include his mother, Alice Mundy Bradley; his wife, Carrie Bradley; five daughters, Martinie Grace, Shyann Bradley, Felicia Bradley, Erica Bradley and Melinda Fort; and one son, Calvin Paul.

  • Jan. 22, 2009: Obituaries

    Dr. James Eugene Burnett Dr. James Eugene Burnett, 72, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at BayCare Alliant Hospital in Dunedin, Fla. He was the son of Eugene and Beatrice Burnett, deceased, of the Flaherty community. Dr. Burnett was a graduate of St. Joseph Preparatory School in Bardstown, the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, and he received a Master of Science degree in ana

  • Jan. 14, 2009: Obituaries

    Walter William Schoeck

    Walter William Schoeck, 80, of Bonnieville, formerly of New York, passed away at 8 a.m. CST Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, in Bonnieville.

    The New York native was born on Dec. 22, 1928. He was a retired printer with the New York Fire Department. Mr. Schoeck was also a U.S. Army veteran, a lifetime member of the American Legion, a Kentucky Colonel, a retired life member of the Uniformed Fire Fighters Association and National Association of Retired Federal Employees.