Today's News

  • NAACP celebrates 100 years

    NAACP celebrates 100 years

    Members of the Hardin County Branch NAACP participated in the NAACP’s 100th year celebration recently.

    1 and 2 Allan D. Francis, president of the Hardin County Branch of the NAACP, stands with Joe Williams who is wearing a Civil War uniform. They are both holding swords, preparing to cut the NAACP 100th year celebration cake.

     3 Radcliff Mayor Sheila Enyart speaks with Col. Davidson while many other Hardin County residents “meet and greet” and the reception.


  • April 26 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 2-year-old male Coonhound named “Rocky” and this 2-year-old male Jack Russell named “Jasper” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog ado

  • Five generations of the Reesor family gather

    Recently five generations of the Reesor family gathered. Pictured are Pauline Reesor, Jim Reesor, Tammy Davidson, Carrie Marcus and Zachary Marcus.


  • Greenspace hike canceled due to rain but bird calls abounded

    Recently, rains cancelled the Greenspace Outdoor Bird Talk at Freeman Lake. However, Event Leader, Dr. Tony Smith, with good humor, played a few warbler bird calls for Christa Theriot and Janet and Doug Gebler, on his IPhone.

    The next Greenspace hike is at 2 p.m., May 10 at the Pirtle Trail trailhead entitled “Wildflowers and Critters”. The popular nature lecturer/entertainer, Jeff Hohman, and one of Kentucky’s premier botanists, Julian Campbell, will be the event co-leaders. For more information contact Judy at 737-8829.


  • Parents welcome Madalyn Avery Amos


    Parents welcome Madalyn Avery Amos

    Jackie and Brittani Amos of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Madalyn Avery Amos, on Oct. 25, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 7.8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Grandparents are Al and Debbie Limas of Guston and Shain and Melissa Bowen of Sonora.

    Great-grandparents are Frankie and Marcella Weller of Sonora, Janice Bowen of Magnolia and the late Sherrill Bowen, Claudie and Beulah Basham of Custer and the late Sonny DeSpain.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Crews celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Earl and Doris Bowen Crews of Rineyville recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Panama City Beach, Fla. They also enjoyed a weekend at Lake Barkley with their daughters, Cheryl, Donna and Debra, and their families.

    The couple was married Feb. 17, 1959 in Franklin, Tenn. Mrs. Crews is the former Doris Bowen.


  • Five generations of the Nunn family gather

    Five generations of the Nunn family gather

    Recently, five generations of the Nunn family gathered. Pictured are Ruby Hatfield, Naomi Rosel, Cindy Coogle, Ray Nunn Jr., and William Colton Ray Nunn.


  • Skeeters graduates from basic training


    SKEETERS. Air Force Airman Jordan P. Skeeters graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Skeeters earned distinction as an honor graduate. A 2003 graduate of North Hardin High School, he received a bachelor’s degree in 2007 from Transylvania University. He is the son of Rick and Judy Skeeters of Vine Grove.

  • McKina-Caswell



    James and Julie Morrow and Jerry and Kathy Caswell of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Brittney McKina and Robert Caswell, both of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Danny and Pamela Newport and Thomas McKina. She is a 2004 graduate of Central Hardin High School and attend McKendree University in the fall. She is a customer service coordinator at The Hair Design School in Elizabethtown.

  • Reyna graduates from basic military training


    Reyna graduates from basic military training

    REYNA. Air Force Airman first class Tara M. Reyna recently graduate from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Bas in San Antonio.

    Airman 1st Class Reyna then attended the personnel apprentice course at Kessler Air Force Base in Mississippi.

    Upon completion of the course she was recognized as the Distinguished Graduate, on the Commanders Honor Roll and also received the Ace award.