Today's News

  • Lions Club welcomes guest speaker

    Ryan Woodruff, center, grandson of Lion Jim Woodruff, right, was guest speaker at the Sept. 8 Elizabethtown Lions Club meeting. He spoke about Hardin County Teen Court, which has operated under the direction of Judge Kimberly Shumate for 12 years to handle cases of teens who have committed misdemeanor offenses, with exception of vandalism. Those who follow through with the verdict and recommendations of the court have their records expunged. Vice President Lion Brian Dennis, left, also is pictured.


  • Oct. 18, 2009: Obituaries

    Harold Thomas Allen

    Harold Thomas Allen, 71, of Buffalo, passed away Friday, Oct. 16, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    He was a member of Mount Tabor Baptist Church in Buffalo, retired from civil service at Fort Knox and was a U.S. Army veteran.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Ruel and Catherine Druien Allen.

  • Youngest winner ever

    Lexus Gonterman and her horse, Bully, won the Senior Poles at this year’s Kentucky State Fair Quarter Horse Show. Lexus, who turned 11 in July, is the youngest person to win such a title. She is pictured with her parents, Roger and Melissa Gonterman, and her sister, Jessie Gonterman, all of Sonora, and her grandparents, Lloyd and Maxine Triplett of Irvington. Her grandparents celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary the day before Lexus’ big win.


  • Focus on Finance: Understanding FDIC insurance


    Question:  I think I have invested my money wisely, but in view of the current economic situation, I’m not sure all of it is “safe.” What investments does the FDIC insure, and how much of my money is protected?

  • American Legion Post 113 gets donation from Hardee's


    The American Legion family met at Hardee’s Restaurant on Dixie Highway on Aug. 10 for a presentation to the Post from Hardee’s Restaurant’s “2009 Making It Happen Tour.” This check was presented to Hardin American Legion Post 113 because of its involvement with veterans and the Hardin County community. 

  • Oct. 11 South Hardin news


  • Jeffries speaks to Glendale Lions Club members

    Glendale Lions Club President Dan Tonietti greets James Jeffries of Hardin County Water District No. 2, who spoke to the club on Sept. 17 concerning the history and future plans of the district.

  • Methadone clinics not cause of opiate problem, expert says



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Dr. Lori Nation says the crux to peacefully operating E-Town Addictions Solutions LLC will be overcoming a mountain of ignorance about methadone and other opiate replacement treatments.

    Local officials say they smell a rat and blatantly accuse Nation and clinic organizer Terry Scott of deceiving people about plans for the clinic.

  • PREP SOCCER: E'town edges John Hardin for district title (10/17)


  • Field of Dreams: Repayment under way for decade of expenses


    November 2009

    • Develop semi-final park layout

    • Develop preliminary graphic and sign concepts

    • Develop preliminary architectural elements

    • Develop preliminary engineering reports for utilities and storm water

    • Conduct LEED workshop with city staff

    December/January 2010

    • Develop plans for erosion control, grading and drainage Determine sanitary, storm water and electrical site distributions

    • Finalize irrigation plans