Today's News

  • 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.

  • Done with your Christmas tree? Kick it to the curb

    Christmas is over, the presents have been unwrapped, the tinsel’s lost its luster: What do you do with the tree that’s dying in your living room?

    In parts of Hardin County there’s an easy solution. Just kick your tree to the curb.

    For Elizabethtown the process is the same for regular year round brush pick up. Place the tree by the road like usual brush disposal the night before your pick up time and the city will pick it up.

    Mike Reynolds of the public works department said city crews recycle brush and trees into mulch.

  • Howevalley Community News


    Andrea Sherrard, 737-2194

    NEW YEAR. It’s 2011. I hope everyone has a better New Year.

  • South Hardin Community News

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The snow was beautiful and made Christmas morning even more special. Ours didn’t stay pretty for long though. The kids were out stomping through it and having snowball fights.
       The New Year is here and I wish the very best for everyone.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Donna Dailey, Marian Berry, Derrin Polston, Bea Routt, Jacob Solomon, Jerry Cave, Lois Hart, Nancy Logsdon, Taylor Cardin, Jamie Routt, Jimmy Middleton, Krystal Sullivan, Brenda Seymour and Mary Thompson.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    I hope everyone had a very nice Christmas and a happy New Year to all. I appreciate my Christmas cards.

    GET-WELL WISHES. Get-well wishes to David Knight and all others who are ill.

  • Tucking away Christmas


    Christmas is over and you’re once again faced with a dilemma. Do you shove all the decorations back in the attic or are there better ways to organize your Christmas gear?

    Creative storage solutions can be found in the aisles of most department stores as they are clearing away all their seasonal products.  

  • Equestrian Drill Team participates in Bluegrass Bash

    The Hardin County 4-H “Company B” equestrian drill team won first- and second-place awards from the Bluegrass Bash drill team competition on Nov. 20,  at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.
    The competition drew 34 entries of equestrian drill teams from Kentucky and Ohio. The Hardin county team placed second in Theatrical Theme and Youth Quad divisions as well as received first place in Youth Novice and Green divisions.
    The team, coached by NeVelle Skaggs, is taking applications for the 2011 season that begins in March. 

  • White Mills Civic League appreciates support

  • Holmes appointed by Governor Beshear

    Radcliff Councilmember Stan Holmes has been appointed by Governor Beshear to the Local Distribution Fund Oversight Committee. He represents the Kentucky League of Cities on the committee and will serve through January 2012.
    Councilmember Holmes is past president of the Kentucky Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (KBC LEO) as well as a member of the KLC Board of Directors. 

  • State police announce traffic safety checkpoints

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Kentucky State Police plan to conduct traffic safety evaluations on area roads during January.

    Troopers will be setting up checkpoints along roads in the Post 4 service area, which covers Hardin, LaRue, Meade, Grayson, Nelson, Bullitt, Breckinridge and Jefferson counties. While the checkpoints may be initiated at any time, state police said they most often will be established on weekend nights.