Today's News

  • Barrett completes basic training


      BARRETT. Army Pvt. Adam W. Barrett graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. The son of Earl and Lisa Barrett of Fort Knox, Barrett graduated in 2008 from Fort Knox High School.

  • Potted Few holds October meeting

    The Potted Few Garden Club met Oct. 18 in the home of Renate Gosser in Radcliff. She was born and raised in Germany and was a certified flower designer there. She worked both in live and artificial flower and natural products. Since moving to America her knowledge of flower design is used only as an avocation which she truly enjoys doing.

    Committee chairmen gave an account of progress on the Dogwood District Meeting. The Potted Few and Elizabeth Garden Clubs co-hosted the meeting on Oct. 22.

  • Pot 'syndicate' to have joint trial



    ELIZABETHTOWN – A judge chose Tuesday to consolidate cases against six people charged with engaging in organized crime for what investigators say was a network of cultivation, interstate trade and sales of marijuana.

    Over the objections of two attorneys with clients accused of the Class B felony, 9th Circuit Judge Ken Howard said six remaining defendants of a seven-person group will be tried together beginning Feb. 9.

  • Parents welcome Braiden Thomas

    Jordan Riggs and Jessica Masterson of White Mills announce the birth of a son, Braiden Thomas Riggs, on Oct. 9, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Grandparents are Shawn and Tim Riggs of White Mills and Kim and Billy Masterson of Vine Grove.

    Great-grandparents are Mamaw Bunk of Hodgenville, Margarie and Kenneth Riggs of White Mills and Margaret Payne of Vine Grove.


  • Club has lesson on Holiday Cooking

    Charlotte Cooper gave a lesson on Holiday Cooking at the meeting of the Goldenrod Homemakers.

    Club has lesson on Holiday Cooking

  • Nov. 16 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 6-week-old male Lab/Chow mix named “VanGogh” and this 7-week-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.htmfor more information. All dog



      Ramona Jeffries, left, and Ruth Ellen Stanley, members of the local Zonta Club of Heartland, attended the Zonta International District 5 Fall Conference hosted by the Zonta Club of Louisville at the Galt House in Louisville. Zonta members are dedicated to working together to improve the status of women in their communities, their nations and the world.

  • Parents announce birth of Victoria


    Parents announce birth of Victoria

    James and Melanie Carter of Elizabethtown announce the birth of their daughter, Victoria-Nicole Carter, on March 14, 2008. She weighed 7 pounds and was 19½ inches long.

    Siblings are Monique Haynes, Devin Haynes and Aliah Carter, all of Elizabethtown, and Yazmyn Carter and Kyona Carter of Vine Grove.

  • Henderson-Savage

    James B. and Sharon Henderson of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sara Henderson to Mark Savage, both of Portland, Ore., son of Steve and Ballou Savage of Richmond.

    The wedding is at 1 p.m., Oct. 25, 2008, at Big South Fork near Yahoo Falls.

    A reception will be held from 2 to 5 p.m., Nov. 2, 2008, at Brown Pusey House.

    To attend the ceremony, meet at 11 a.m., Oct. 24, 2008, at the Henry Clay Estate, 120 Sycamore Road and Richmond Road in Lexington to caravan to the campground.

  • Connector expected to ease mall traffic



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Workers moving here from Washington for the Fort Knox realignment may laugh, but some people in this area don’t like how heavy traffic is around Towne Mall.

    And congestion may get worse, as thousands of new residents move into Hardin County with the transformation of the Army post.