Today's News

  • Hardin County Public Library celebrates National Library Week

    1 Marlane Youngblood, President of the Library Board of Trustees, served as a guest librarian during National Library Week.

    2 The mayor of Elizabethtown, David Willmoth, checks in books along with Circulation Librarian Tara Lewis-Tidwell.

    Hardin County Public Library celebrates National Library Week

    The Hardin County Public Library celebrated National Library Week from April 12-18. During the week, the library had daily drawings for prizes, waived late fines, and invited special “guest librarians” to work at the front desk.

  • April 2, 2009: Obituaries

    James Dennis Abell

    James Dennis Abell, 89, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, March 31, 2009, in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include his wife, Loretta Dennis Abell; a daughter, Betty Drake; a son, Joe Abell; four stepsons, Arnold Dennis, Wendall Dennis, Gerald Dennis and Cecil Dennis; and a stepdaughter, Sue Milliner.

    The funeral is at 10 a.m. CDT Friday at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson with burial in St. Augustine Cemetery in Lebanon.

    Visitation begins at 1 p.m. CDT today at the funeral home.

  • May 6, 2009: Obituaries

    Winnie Margaret Combs Winnie Margaret Combs, 76, of Vine Grove, died Monday, May 4, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She is survived by her husband, Nelson W. Combs of Vine Grove; a daughter, Ann, and her husband, Don Sidenstricker of Elizabethtown; three sons, David and his wife Cindy Combs of Elizabethtown, Daniel and his wife Kellie Combs of Rineyville and

  • March 8, 2009: Obituaries


    Gary Thomas Cornette

    Gary Thomas Cornette, 53, of Eastview, died Thursday, March 5, 2009, at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville.

    He was a native of Pikeville and attended White Mills Christian Church. He was a truck driver for Hardin Delivery.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Faithies Cornette.

  • North Hardin Hope thanks the community for food and donations

    North Hardin HOPE acknowledges with deep appreciation your donations of food items in support of the 2009 postal food drive. Thank you for caring and assisting North Hardin Hope to continue to help out people everyday.

    Without contributions from caring people like you, we would not be able to touch the lives of so many individuals and families.

    On behalf of North Hardin Hope staff and Board of Directors we would like to say thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your generosity and support.

    David A. Dozer

    Executive Director North Hardin HOPE

  • March 10, 2009: Obituaries

    Michele R. Clark Michele R. Clark, 43, of Vine Grove, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. She was preceded in death by her father, Homer Paxton; a brother, Larry Paxton; and her father-in-law, Ace Clark. She is survived by her husband, Ace E. Clark of Vine Grove; a daughter, Kimberly Gonzales of Radcliff; a son, Eric Clark and his friend, Claire Cronin, o

  • March 5, 2009: Obituaries

    Arthur Breeding Jr.

    Arthur Breeding Jr., 76, of Seymour, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at his home.

    Survivors include eight children, Linda Breeding, Geraldine Logsdon, Gina Moore, Connie Benjamin, Terry Breeding, Teresa Fulk, Robert Breeding and Gary Breeding; five brothers; two sisters; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and his companion, Linda Flurr.

    A memorial service is at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 7, at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Elizabethtown with Brother Leon Chambers officiating.

  • April 3, 2009: Obituaries

    George Alex Daxon

    George Alex Daxon, 67, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Lebanon Junction, died Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include his wife, Florenda Mae Clark; one daughter, Mary Jo Beam; and one son, William Daxon.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction with burial in Kentucky Veteran’s Cemetery-Central in Radcliff.

    Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and continues at 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

  • Area Master Garners have picnic at Saunders Springs

    Members of the Lincoln Trail Master Gardeners from left, Valerie Hicks, J.D. Trembula, Amy Aldenderfer, Brenda Edwards, Margaret Bailey, Curtis O'Dell, Karen Wells, Ruth Trembula, Norva Lark, Jim Vail, Celia Thomas, Adrian Bambini and Norman Freeman.

    Area Master Garners have picnic at Saunders Springs

  • April 1, 2009: Obituaries

    Samuel Brentlinger Byars

    Samuel Brentlinger Byars, 58, died Wednesday, March 25, 2009, at his home in Buffalo Creek, Colo.

    Brent was born in Florence, Ala. on Sept. 6, 1950. He graduated in 1968 from Elizabethtown High School where he was a National Merit Scholar contestant in his junior year. He attended Stetson University in Deland, Fla., and graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1973.