Today's News

  • Johnson mobilized and activated

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club welcomes Jayne Levan

    Lion President Brian Dennis, on behalf of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, welcomed guest speaker Jayne Levan from E-Town Swim & Fitness Center. She gave an informative overview of how to get fit and stay fit; encouraging those who are not inclined to a physical exercise routing, at home or at a health facility, to at least walk regularly at a brisk pace.

  • Elizabethtown Tourism Supports Heartland Dulcimer Club Event

    Elizabethtown Tourism Chairman Jim Long presents a $885.62 check to Martha Richards, a member of the Heartland Dulcimer Club. The funds were used to assist in advertising for the Heartland Dulcimer Club’s Fall Festival that took place in November. The two-day event created an estimated economic impact of more than $8,500 for the local economy.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers has January meeting

    The Goldenrod Homemakers met at the Hardin County Extension Office on Jan. 18. Sue Logsdon gave the lesson on “Nuts and Seeds.” Members shared some history of past experiences.

    Charlotte Cooper was the hostess and Sue Syndor won the door prize.

    After the meeting, members gathered at Ryan’s for lunch.

    The next meeting will be Feb. 8 at the home of Sue Logsdon.

  • American Legion hosts district meeting

    American Legion Post No. 148 in West Point hosted the Fourth District Meeting on Jan. 16. The American Legion Auxiliary had representation from the following posts: Hardinsburg, Lebanon, Leitchfield, Squaresville’s, Hodgenville, West Point, Shepherdsville, Elizabethtown and Bardstown. There were a total of 33 Auxiliary members present.

  • Alpha Phi Alpha Award winner

    Members of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. award winner Mark Combs with $100 gas card from the fraternity annual scholarships raffle.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club Members Welcome Student Guests

    Rachel Ball and Alex Thompson of Central Hardin High School were student guests at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Jan. 18.

  • Parents welcome Catherine Scarlett

    Kyle and Tara Redmon Goodlett of Elizabethtown, announce the birth of a daughter, Catherine Scarlett. “Cate” was born Nov. 23, 2010. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Glenn and Kaye Redmon of Garrett and Steve and Beth Goodlett of Lawrenceburg.

    Great-grandparents are Charlie and Joyce Mills of Ekron, Calif., Jessie Norris and Eunice Robinson, both of Lawrenceburg and the late Elsie Redmon, John Cecil Goodlett and Bill Tom Robinson.

  • Georges celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Donald and Wilma Gray George will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception in their honor at 2 p.m., Feb. 5, 2011, at Baymont Inn and Suites, 209 Commerce Drive, Elizabethtown.

    They were married Feb. 8, 1961, at First Baptist Church of Sonora by Archie Allison.

    Mr. George is the son of the late Chris and Lottie George. He is retired from Gates and is a 50-year member of Sonora Volunteer Fire Department.

    Mrs. George is the daughter of the late Herman and Goldie Gray and is a department manager for Walmart.

  • Best Buy creating 200 jobs in Shepherdsville