Today's News

  • Nichols speaks to club members on CASA

    Alice Nichols, chair of the board of directors of CASA, was the guest speaker at the September meeting of Zonta Club of Elizabethtown, formerly Zonta Club of Heartland. She spoke of the need of volunteers for Court Appointed Special Advocates for abused and neglected children, who are under the protection of Family Court in Hardin County.

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  • Man charged in fatal wreck



    HARDIN COUNTY — A Rineyville man was arrested Saturday night after a Battle Training Road wreck killed a Vine Grove man.

    Michael Brunello, 24, was charged with first-offense driving under the influence of alcohol, leaving the scene of an accident and not having insurance after his eastbound Dodge Dakota struck a GMC Jimmy driven by Thomas A. Langley about 8:30 p.m., according to a state police news release.

  • Friends hope to make terminally ill man's life more comfortable



    HARDIN COUNTY — A fundraiser has been established for a terminally ill man whose Mount Zion Road home was destroyed by fire last weekend.

    Greg Burchell, 48, was found crawling from the blazing home by a neighbor around 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31.

    Central Hardin Fire Department responded to the scene at 175 Mount Zion Road, but the double-wide mobile home could not be saved. The cause of the fire was undetermined.

  • Spinach Casserole correction

    In last week's recipe for Lynn Jessup's Spinach Casserole, it should have said that you sprinkle the last half of the Cheddar cheese on top of the casserole before baking it.

  • Rotary district governor speaks to club members


      The Elizabethtown Noon Rotary Club welcomed Rotary District Governor Charles Cicchella at their Oct. 13 meeting. Cicchella spoke about the many programs this Rotary district is undertaking.  Additionally, he also presented the club with a certificate recognizing the 75th anniversary of the club. Rotary President Tim Asher is pictured receiving recognition on behalf of the club from District Governor Charles Cicchella.

  • Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club has “ghostly” meeting

    .  The Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club met Oct. 5 at Ryan’s Steakhouse and Restaurant with President Diane Nall presiding. The pledge to the flag was led by Diana Dalton, and Nall led the Democratic Creed. The devotional on “Our Freedoms” was given by Diana Dalton, followed by a poem and prayer to bless the flood. Guests were introduced and recogniz

  • Noe graduates from basic training


    NOE. Army National Guard Pvt. Craig A. Noe has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. The son of Veronica Bigler of Vine Grove, he is a 2009 graduate of Meade County High School.

  • Hardin marching bands finish near top



    LOUISVILLE — Two high school marching bands from Hardin County placed closed to top in the state this past weekend at the Kentucky Music Educators Association finals.

    Elizabethtown High School  netted a second-place finish in the Class 2-A competition. It was their best showing since 1998, Director Mark Eck said.

  • Carroll


    Karah LeAnne Milliner and Joseph “Jody” W. Carroll III were married Sept. 12, 2009, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    The bride is the daughter of Doug and Marcia Milliner of Big Clifty.

    The groom is the son of Joe Carroll and Sally Weatherington of Paducah.

    A reception is at 2 p.m. CDT, Oct. 11, 2009, at the Big Clifty Community Building.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.