Today's News

  • Group leading charge to provide Radcliff with flags

    A group of residents is leading the charge to provide Radcliff with 100 American flags for various city events.

    After about three weeks of work, the group has collected 33, said Bob Moore, who spent nearly 27 years in the U.S. Army.

    Mayor J.J. Duvall indicated during a March council meeting that he would like to see the city line the streets with 100 flags during events such as Memorial Day, Flag Day and Veterans Day. So Moore, his wife, Dottye, among others, have spearheaded the effort to make it happen by June 14, Flag Day.

  • PREP BASEBALL/SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: North's Simmons has big night as Trojans roll (05/06)

    Junior Antonio Simmons kept rolling offensively, going 3-for-4 with a double, a homer and five RBIs to lift the North Hardin Trojans to a 13-3 win in six innings over 17th District rival Fort Knox on Thursday.

    Junior Brady Patterson went 3-for-4 with a triple, three runs and two stolen bases, while junior Andrew Boyles was 2-for-3 with four runs. Senior Aaron Yates doubled twice and scored.

    Senior Tyler Hinds (3-5) got the win. He walked three and struck out one in one inning.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Kevin and Jennie Logan, 4 Fairway Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: pool.

    Joseph and Margery Cross, 306 Springhurst Court, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Anthony Singer, 1794 Thomas Road, Rineyville. Use: change of use.

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Joshua Akers v. Norman Slinker, Hodgenville Road, Elizabethtown. Claims defendant carelessly and negligently operated a motor vehicle so as to cause it to collide with plaintiff’s vehicle. Seeks judgment for damages, trial by jury.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin rolls past Elizabethtown, 21-0 (05/06)

    With Mary Beth Russell’s shoulder bothering her, Elizabethtown coach Matt Mardis didn’t want to work the Lady Panthers’ junior ace Thursday if he didn’t have to. But by doing so, the visiting North Hardin Trojans got in plenty of work offensively.

    Every North Hardin starter had a hit or scored as the Trojans rolled past their 17th District rival in three innings, 21-0.

  • PREP TENNIS: Fifth Region Tennis Tournament loses a special treat (05/06)

    This year’s 5th Region Tennis Tournament will lose one special treat.
    Elizabethtown coach Karen Henson, the tournament’s director, said during Wednesday’s seeding/draw meeting at Elizabethtown that unlike in years past, students won’t have to miss school if the weather cooporates.
    The tournament kicks off at 4:30 p.m. May 13, with first-round girls’ singles and doubles matches at Elizabethtown’s University Drive Park Tennis Courts. Boys’ first-round singles and doubles matches are set for 10 a.m. May 14.

  • Tips from college freshmen to new high school grads

    Going to college includes many new experiences for students, but one factor that remains constant is the need to make time to study.

    In fact, according to University of Kentucky student Jackson Reeves, the studying element of college life is significant on a different level.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary members welcome student guests

    Elizabethtown High School students Jasmine Brissett and Scott Nishimura were student guests of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on May 3. 

  • Cancer survivors push through relapses, difficulties

    Barb Underwood of Elizabethtown has one main piece of advice after beating four different types of cancer since 1964.

    Get tested.

    Underwood and Bob Hack of Elizabethtown will join their 115 combined years of surviving seven different cancers as ambassadors at this year’s Elizabethtown Relay for Life, which is next weekend.

    Underwood had herself tested when she had a knot on her leg. Seeing her father die of pancreatic cancer and then her mother die of breast cancer only two months earlier had made her wary.