Today's News

  • July 25 Services

    Lisa Nan Bell, 46, of Vine Grove, died Wednesday, July 21, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

  • In-store bank robbed Sunday



    A man is being held in the Hardin County Detention Center after allegedly robbing a bank Sunday, according to the Elizabethtown Police Department.

    Randal A. Nabors, 49, of Elizabethtown, was arrested Sunday and charged with first-degree robbery, EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby said.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club participates in Relay for Life



    Enjoying the nice weather under the Radcliff Woman’s Club canopy were, from left, Jeannene Shipp, Kathy Eubanks, Debbie Rosenkrantz, Carlo Triplett, Becky Brecht, Pat Lewis and Anne Aubrey.


  • Holt family celebrates the dedication of Habitat home


  • Elizabethtown Lions Club supports Crime Stoppers


    Elizabethtown Lions Club President Travis Langdon, right, presents a donation to Sgt. Terry Netherland for Crime Stoppers. Crime Stoppers originated in mid 1910 in Hardin County. Rewards are given for information leading to an arrest and conviction.

  • Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant Contestants

    Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant Contestants

    The Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant is at 8 p.m. July 5, opening night of the Hardin County Fair. Miss Hardin County Fair 2009 Alex Perkins will crown this year’s winner.

    Twenty young ladies will compete for this year’s title. They include:

    Samantha Cundiff, 19, daughter of Steven and Kimberly Cundiff of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

    Whitney Nicole Brock, 19, daughter of Jeff and Marti Brock of Rineyville, sponsored by Jeff Brock Trucking.

  • Woman's Club supports Youth Theatre


    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently presented a check to the Youth Theater of Hardin County. Plans are being completed for its performance of “Bye, Bye Birdie.” The clubwomen support the efforts of this organization to provide theatrical presentations to the community. Diane Willis, past president, and Martha Mengel, president, present the donation to Betty Marsee, director of the Youth Theater of Hardin County.

  • Miss Teen Hardin County 2010 Contestants


    The Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2010 pageant is at 8 p.m. July 6 at the Hardin County Fairgrounds. The pageant has 10 contestants vying for the title. Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2009, Caroline Pirtle, will crown this year’s winner.

    This year’s contestants include:

    Sydney Davis, 15, daughter of Kenneth and Tonyia Lee of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

    Victoria Skillman, 14, daughter of Gregory and Judith Skillman of Elizabethtown, sponsored by Greg Skillman Plumbing.

  • Young professionals to get down and dirty



    If you want to play in the mud while helping a local organization, you’re running out of time.

    The registration deadline for the Young Professionals of Hardin County’s upcoming fourth annual Mud Volleyball tournament is Friday. There is no limit on the number of teams allowed to enter the tournament, which benefits local nonprofit organizations.

  • Senior Life: Staving off boredom could extend your life

    By MONICA RUEHLING, Senior Life columnist

    “I’m bored!”

    How many times, especially during the long days of summer and breaks from school, do parents hear these words uttered by their children? Usually the words send shivers down a parents’ back as they could only wish to be “bored” from all of life’s hectic activity.

    But what happens when it’s a senior adult who says these words??