Today's News

  • Elizabethtown man helps natives in remote Guyana

    Not many people in the remote South American country of Guyana get a reception like the son of an Elizabethtown couple.

    People paddled miles upriver, hiked through overgrown jungle trails and piled into cramped, over-crowded buses to get to  Air Force Staff Sgt. David W. Hager, son of Larry and Bea Hager of Elizabethtown, who recently spent time in Guyana as part of a nation-building and humanitarian exercise called “New Hori-zons.” 

  • Focus on Finance: Valuing a business

    By Zachary Travis

    Question: I’m ready to retire and I would like to sell my business, but have no idea what it is worth. How do I determine the selling price?

    Answer: There is a procedure call business valuation used to find the value of established companies. Business valuation is the process used to estimate the monetary value of an owner’s interest in a business. Though many factors will alter the value of a business assessment, the five most frequent are listed below:

  • EHLRTA has program on Helping Hand of the Heartland

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin-LaRue Retired Teachers Association met Sept. 24 in the Severns Valley Baptist Church Atrium with 94 members attending. 

  • Vine Grove Autumn Daze pageant winners


  • Second hotel planned for Ky. 313 and Dixie



    RADCLIFF — The proposed “gateway to Radcliff” is about to get a little broader in the shoulders.

    In addition to the roughly 28-acre tract of land being developed near the intersection of U.S. 31W and Joe Prather Highway, a new hotel will anchor behind the existing Holiday Inn Express.

  • Oct. 18 Rineyville news

    Rineyville Gail Pike, 737-2973 BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Bill Dennison, Delaina Yates, Meredith Blessette, Ethan Pawley, Kevin Filburn, Angie Thompson, Greg Kasey, Amanda Johnson, Joanna Shelton, Barbara Givan, Paula Pyle, Kristopher Whelan, Nate Yates, Lois Burba, Tessa Wilkinson, Ann Haraway, Mike Crofts, Joe Carter, Trenton Thomas, Jason Whelan, Hannelore Mari

  • Hobbs-Sallee


    Juergen and Sharon Struwe of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Starr Hobbs, to Kenneth Sallee, son of Mike Sallee of Nashville, Tenn., and Eva Mae Aubrey of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of Central Hardin High School. She is employed by First Federal Savings Bank in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is a 1999 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is a Army veteran. He is employed as an IT specialist with the Defense Finance and Accounting Service at Fort Knox.

  • The good fight


    • Aside from non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women. Breast cancer is the number one cause of cancer death in Hispanic women. It is the second most common cause of cancer death in white, black, Asian/Pacific Islander, and American Indian/Alaska Native women.
    • In 2005, 186,467 women and 1,764 men were diagnosed with breast cancer. In the same year, 41,116 women and 375 men died from breast cancer.

    SOURCE: Centers for Disease Control. 

  • Oct. 25 South Hardin news


    South Hardin Daphne Turpin, 872-3223 The weather cannot seem to make up its mind as to whether to be warm or cold. I for one am ready for the cold ... and the white stuff that comes with it.

  • Club members get update on real estate and home construction


    The Elizabethtown Noon Rotary Club welcomed Mrs. Jerry Howard of the Lincoln Trail Home Builders Association as the featured speaker at the Oct. 6 meeting. Howard gave the club an update on real estate and home construction in Hardin County, as well as informing the members about changes associated with BRAC. She is pictured with Rotarian Alex Brosky.