Today's News

  • Leslie graduates from basic training



    LESLIE. Air Force Airman David K. Leslie graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Betty Johnson of Angola, Ind., and Phillip Leslie of Sonora.

    Leslie is a 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Cecilia.


  • Radcliff welcomes Coach Cal



    RADCLIFF — University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari on Friday told fans in Radcliff he is excited to be their new coach, and the excitement was reciprocated through the cheers that emerged.

  • Helping those in need


      The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown helps many in the community through donations to organizations that assist those in need. Through several fund-raising projects each year, the club women are able to share the proceeds to make the community better. Diane Willis, president, recently make a presentation to Carolyn Scifres, director of the Salvation Army. Scifres was pleased to receive the funds and will use them in her work in the county.

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  • Burke jury selection time-consuming, difficult



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Many being considered for jury duty in the trial of Brent Burke recall news stories about the Sept. 11, 2007 murders of two Rineyville women, but few express any opinions of his guilt or innocence.

    Senior Judge Janet Coleman joined prosecutors and Burke attorneys Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for individual screening of potential jurors.

  • Aug. 23 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 2-year-old female shorthair named “Sara” and this 3-year-old male Great Pyrenees named “Hoover” 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

  • Vine Grove Chamber happenings


      Vine Grove Chamber of Commerce President Donna Betson and Daniel Sundeen from Fort Knox Recycling.   Vine Grove Chamber of Commer President Donna Betson poses with Sgt. 1st Class Paul Forsythe, NCO of the Quarter.

  • South Hardin Lions present student of the month


      South Hardin Lion’s Treasurer Carol Ferguson presents Ashley Tarter, a fifth grader at Creekside Elementary, with the most recent Student of the Month Award. 

  • MOWW installs chapter commander and staff

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) met July 21 at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

  • Rik Hawkins speaks to club

    Rik Hawkins was the featured speaker at the July 27 meeting of the Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club. He shared some of the history of politics in Hardin County and his vision of where the county is headed in areas of business development and other pertinent topics.

    Meighan Shumate, the club’s 2009 scholarship winner, read her essay and shared why she is a Democrat.

    The club honored Phyllis Shumate for her many years of service to the community and the Democratic Party of Hardin County.