Today's News

  • Hardin County NAACP President addresses GOP



    Allan Francis, President of the Hardin County Chapter of the NAACP, spoke to members of the Hardin County Republican Party Executive Committee at their April meeting.

    He discussed the history of the NAACP, its contributions to the nation, and its support to the local community – including its recent assistance to victims of the ice storm in January. He discussed the non-partisan nature of the NAACP, but stressed that those active in the community should work together for the betterment of all.


  • Tim Moore speaks to Radcliff Rotary Club



    Guest speaker at a recent Radcliff Rotary meeting was State Representative Tim Moore of Elizabethtown. Rep. Moore, a serving officer in the Kentucky Air Guard, told the club about some of his experiences while deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan and described how he relates the lessons learned there to his work in the legislature. He also honored veterans and other public leaders, linking them to the motto of Rotary International “Service above Self.”


  • May 3 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 2-year-old male shorthair named “Felix” and this 3-year-old female shorthair named “Marbles” 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

  • PREP TENNIS: Area boys shut out at region (05/16)


  • May 10 Cecilia news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    We have had rain and more rain. We had hoped to get some garden planted but will have to wait for the ground to dry before doing so. Our garden spot is so wet natured we are always later than anyone else planting. Once we can get it planted, we usually have more than we can use, as the soil is rich and produces well.

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  • Big animals, big messes

     Every job has its perks and its pitfalls. But some jobs are messier than others. Some jobs deal directly with dirty situations. This is the second in a series of stories that takes a look at some of those jobs.



    ELIZABETHTOWN — On a rainy Wednesday afternoon, Jeremy Yates of Elizabethtown Animal Hospital prepared for his next appointment. But this was not your run-of-the-mill vet visit. This was a farm call.

  • Moore graduates from basic training in San Antonio

    MOORE. Air Force Airman Brandon D. Moore graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2007 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he is the son of Mary Brown and grandson of Mary Moore, both of Elizabethtown.


  • Efforts continue to raise money for Hardin County March of Dimes

    Efforts are continuing in Hardin County to raise funds for research and programs funded by the March of Dimes that help women have healthy pregnancies and healthy babies.

    Without additional support from Hardin County, the March of Dimes may have to cut back on research that will save babies’ lives, and may not be able to help all the families who depend on their program that provides comfort and information if they have a baby in intensive care.

  • Heroes honored in Radcliff