Today's News

  • Troop gets personal tour of state capitol

    Boy Scout Troop 303 visited the state capitol in Frankfort recently. Rep. Jimmie Lee gave the troop a personal tour. From left, Clayton Ryan, Wade Roemer, Andrew Shreake, Evan Mahana, Rep. Jimmie Lee, Brenton Ryan, Blake Ryan, Bryce Messenger, Theron Lowe, Grant Oullette and Dillon Mahana.

  • Kempf gives presentation to Ancestral Trails Historical Society

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met earlier in March with Gary Kempf as the speaker. He did a Power Point presentation on the tombstones located on Fort Knox Reservations. He told stories related to the tombstones as to who the person was and something about them. There are 120 known cemeteries on the reservation.

  • Potted Few Garden Club has program on heirloom tomatoes

     The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club met March 16 at Bonnie Gunter’s Elizabethtown home. Ria Malito was co-host for the meeting. Georgia Emond presented an informative program on how to grow heirloom tomatoes. During the business meeting, the new slate of officers for the next two years was presented. Club members will vote on the slate during the April meeting, and Lahoma Baymor will collect the annual dues. 

  • Local Rotary leader completes P.E.T.S. Training

    Michael Owsley, president-elect of the Rotary Club of Elizabethtown completed the three-day Rotary Multi-District training session on March 20 in Nashville, Tenn. Mid-South P.E.T.S. or Presidents-Elect Training Seminar is a multi-state training session of the six Rotary Districts in Alabama, Kentucky and Tennessee.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club sponsors winter conference

    Radcliff Woman’s Club sponsored the Kentucky Federation of Women’s Clubs Forth District Winter Conference held at Nolin EECC building in Elizabethtown on Feb. 26. Serving coffee and donuts to the 32 attendees representing seven clubs in the district were Pat Nuccitelli and Jeannene Shipp. Accepting the student art work from the various clubs was Patricia Crosby of the Radcliff Woman’s Club.

    Presiding over the meeting was governor Barbara Wright of Bullitt County Woman’s Club. Welcome was given by Nuccitelli, president of the host club.

  • COLLEGE DODGEBALL: WKU, U of L to duke it out tonight at EHS

    The Louisville Cardinals and Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will be dipping, ducking, diving and dodging during the annual “Clash of the Commonwealth” sanctioned college dodgeball game tonight at Elizabethtown’s Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium.

    WKU, which will host the National College Dodgeball Association’s national tournament next month, won last year’s Clash, 9-1. According to the NCDA’s online results page, WKU is 8-4 and Louisville is 0-4.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Central Hardin hopes momentum continues at TSOA tourney (03/25)

    Even with some key puzzle pieces missing, the picture is starting to come into focus for the red-hot Central Hardin Lady Bruins.

    With junior third baseman Abbie Goedde and junior center fielder Abby Newton stuck in the dugout due to health issues, the unranked Lady Bruins didn’t miss a beat.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Meade starts fast, knocks off North, 8-3

    In its season opener, Meade County’s softball team turned what could’ve been a complete disaster into a rally-ending double play.

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Maurice Sublett v. Randall J. Luttrell, Princeton Drive, Elizabethtown. Claims defendant carelessly and negligently operated a motor vehicle so as to cause a collision with vehicle in which plaintiff was a passenger. Seeks judgment for damages; trial by jury.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Tommy Austin, 635 Boulder Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: basement remodel and storage shed.

    James and Cindy Norfleet, 173 Noelle Court, Elizabethtown. Use: deck.

    Rick and Celina McQuistion, lot 74 Cundiff Lane, county. Use: single-family dwelling.