Today's News

  • Parents welcome Gavin Andrew



    Wade and Tiffany Barnes of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Gavin Andrew Barnes on Feb. 2, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 7.6 ounces.

    Siblings are Dylan Barnes and Lilian Barnes, both of Elizabethtown.

    Maternal grandparents are Willie and Kim Wood of Elizabethtown and paternal grandparents are Jim and Cathy Barnes of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Cliff and Pat Bowen and Anna Wood, all of Elizabethtown.


  • Club announces student art contest winners

      The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown sponsored a Student Art Contest recently. Victoria Ricketts of Central Hardin High School entered in Photography and placed first in the district. Pativa Brice from Elizabethtown High School entered in Fiber Art weaving and placed second in the district.

  • Mother welcomes Michael Andrew



    Elizabeth Ann Riley of Radcliff announces the birth of a son, Michael Andrew Riley, on March 4, 2009 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He was 7 pounds, 14 ½ ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Jessica and Charles Riley of Radcliff; and great-grandparents are Evelyn Snider and Stanley Snider of Radcliff.


  • E'town duns landlord over 9-year-old water bill



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Harlan Williams was surprised recently when he received a water and gas bill — for service nearly nine years ago.

    Finance Director Steve Park said city personnel found Williams’ unpaid bill of $30.02 after looking through old records.

    “They had a bunch of old ones that slipped through the cracks,” he said.

    Park said he once collected a 15-year-old water and gas bill.

  • May 31, 2009: Obituaries

    Robert H. Adams

    Sfc. Robert H. Adams, 81, of Radcliff, died Monday, May 25, 2009.

    He served during World War II and the Korean War.  He was awarded the Bronze Star and retired from the U.S. Army after 22 years of service.

    He is survived by his wife, Ethel; two brothers; two sisters; seven children; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and his two furry daughters, Valentine and Miki.

    His ashes will be interred at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff.

  • North Hardin Christian grad works hard to serve




    ELIZABETHTOWN — While most recent high school graduates would have taken the opportunity to sleep through Thursday’s drizzle on until at least noon, Tyler Wilcox was hauling barrels in the cold rain.

    Wilcox, a recent graduate of North Hardin Christian Academy, is about to begin his fourth food drive for the Backpack Program with America’s Second Harvest of Kentucky’s Heartland.

  • Prestons celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Kenneth and Evelyn Preston will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 4 to 6 p.m., April 19, 2009, with a reception hosted by their family at Pritchard Community Center.

    They were married on April 17, 1959, by the Rev. Carly Ward at Holly Baptist Church in Leitchfield.

    Mr. Preston is the son of Herbert and Lottie Preston. He is retired from Louisville Cooperage and is a member of Lincoln Trail Baptist Church.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin finishes as top public school at State (06/07)


  • Burnett-LaFollette



    Kyle and Susie Toy and Bobby and Debi Burnett, all of Elizabethtown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Burnett, to Jonathan LaFollette, son of Dennis and Paula LaFollette of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. May 2, 2009, at Glendale Christian Church with reception to follow in Elizabethtown.

    Invitations have been sent.


  • Club announces winners of student writing contest