Today's News

  • Valentine’s Dinner with Elizabethtown Fire Station No. 2

    There were no sirens blaring or reason for the big rigs of Elizabethtown Fire Station No. 2 to be at the Allegro at Helmwood. No reason, except to receive a gesture of thanks. Allegro inspired Senior Living; invited heroes to its community for Valentine’s Dinner, a way to honor those who help keep the city safe.

  • ECTC graduate aims for the stars

    A weekend spent with NASA scientists has turned into a months-long opportunity for one former community college student.
    Tim Hennig, a former student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, is taking part in a semester-long internship with NASA. Hennig obtained the internship after spending two days with 60 community college students working on a design for the Mars Rover through a NASA program.

  • ECTC to host panel discussion March 9

  • Water district repeats as drinking water champs

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    Hardin County Water District No. 2 could be building toward a dynasty.
    The Kentucky Rural Water Association in late February bestowed the best tasting water award on the district for the second year in a row during its annual conference in Bowling Green.
    Manchester Water & Sewer in Clay County placed second and the city of Scottsville took third-place honors.

  • Back graduates from basic training

    BACK. Air Force Airman Custer Back III graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Custer and Deborah Back of Rineyville.

    Back III graduated in 2008 from North Hardin Christian School in Radcliff.

  • 4H Council makes recognition

  • Campbellsville University’s Dr. Wesley Roberts helps Elizabethtown Community Choir

    Campbellsville University’s Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music, is helping the Elizabethtown Area Sacred Community Choir in its 10th season program with performances this Saturday and Sunday.

    The theme for this year’s performance is “Melodious Milestones,” and the performances are free and open to the public.

    The first choir performance will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. James Catholic Church in Elizabethtown. The second performance is at 3 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown.

  • Jimmie Lee has his own day

    TOPIC: Jimmie Lee honor
    OUR VIEW: Deserving award for his dedication
    This much we know about state Rep. Jimmie Lee: He is passionate about mental health issues.
    We have known that here in Hardin County for a long, long time. Now, the rest of the country does as well after he was named the recipient of the Jacob K. Javits Award for public service this year. He was presented the award Wednesday during a ceremony at the State Capitol.

  • A Dash of Class: Favorite recipes from one of Hardin County's finest cooks

    Some of the best nominations for “One of Hardin County’s Finest Cooks” are made by you, my readers. Even though I have known this lady for some time, I had no idea of her love to cook.

    It is my pleasure to recognize former Hardin County Schools board member, Radcliff citizen and community leader extraordinaire, Jo Emary. When I asked her if she would like to share some of her recipes with you, she was quick to say yes.

  • Community choir celebrates 10 years

    Its members are preparing to celebrate 10 years, but the genesis of The Elizabethtown Area Sacred Community Choir technically goes back more than a decade to 1999, when the Israel-Palestinian conflict grabbed the attention of Sida Roberts.

    About that time, Roberts read about a cantata written for healing of the nations and knew it needed to be part of a local service. She began contacting the music directors at various churches in the community to form a collaborative effort, leading to the creation of the choir's board of directors in 2001.