Today's News

  • Springstein names Senior Vice President at Fort Knox Federal Credit Union

    Ray Springsteen has been appointed senior vice president of retail operations at Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, which is headquartered in Radcliff. He will be responsible for personnel at the credit union’s 12 branch offices as well as supervise the Teller Manager and Sales and Service Coordinator positions.

    Springsteen will focus on the formulation, development, recommendation, implementation, and administration of Credit Union Sales and Service Culture which includes directing and supervising the activities of the Branch Management Team.

  • Kentucky Dental Academy to open in Elizabethtown

    Kentucky Dental Academy will be hosting its Grand Opening from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on April 23rd at Helmwood Medical Center, 914 N. Dixie Ave, Suite 200, Elizabethtown. We will be accepting student registration at this event for thier new course beginning May 16.

    Space is limited and new applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • Committee votes to accept previous magisterial districts
  • April 19 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Jerome L. Brown (1982).

  • James R. Nichols, manager of Southern States Hardin Cooperative - Hardin Branch, has won the President’s Operating Excellence Award. Only 40 co-op managers from Southern States 23-state territory earned this award, which Nichols has won seven times since the program’s inception in 1987.

    The awards are based on performance for the past fiscal year which ends on Dec. 31 for all managed cooperatives. All Southern States managers are eligible to win and the standards to win are: equaling or surpassing the high standards on return on capital, net profit and productivity.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Elizabethtown's Jones selected as a Kentucky All-Star (04/22)



    LOUISVILLE — From district and region tournament championship games to three appearances in the Houchens Industries/KHSAA Girls’ Sweet 16 Basketball Tournament to an MVP performance in the Ohio-Kentucky All-Star Basketball Game, Alex Jones has thrived in big-game situations during her high school career with the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers.

  • The road to reapportionment



    HARDIN COUNTY — The reapportionment committee voted, 2-1, to return the magisterial districts to their former state, and Fiscal Court now has two proposals to consider in the allotted two months given to adopt new districts.

  • The Allegro at Helmwood receives resident satisfaction award

    The Allegro at Helmwood Community Director Steve Sanford accepting the resident satisfaction award from Ron Stanley.

    The Allegro at Helmwood receives resident satisfaction award

    Community Director, Steve Sanford and the employees of The Allegro at Helmwood were presented the Resident Satisfaction for 2008 Award by Ron Stanley, Human Relations of Love Management on March 12. The residents of all the Allegros in Kentucky and Florida completed surveys and the Allegro at Helmwood received the highest satisfaction rating from the residents that live in this community.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Pender leads Central Hardin to 4-1 victory over Green Wave (04/22)



    BRANDENBURG — Dillon Pender took care of the defense, Kyle Nichols took care of the offense and the Central Hardin Bruins needed only an hour and a half to beat Meade County on Tuesday.

    In his first career start, Pender allowed no walks and only three hits in a complete-game effort, while Nichols went 3-for-4 at the plate with two doubles and two runs scored as the Bruins topped the homestanding Green Wave, 4-1 at Ron Davis Field.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Two-run single in sixth lifts Elizabethtown by John Hardin, 2-1 (04/22)



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Coach Kyle Goodlett felt an immediate need to talk to Kristen Todd and a postgame conversation wasn’t going to suffice.

    After missing two third-base signs from Goodlett with runners on base earlier in the game, Todd, an Elizabethtown High School senior pitcher, stepped to the plate Tuesday night with two runners in scoring position and her team down a run.