Today's News

  • Boy Scout Troop 233 to celebrate 50th anniversary




    Kensington Manor employees recently conducted a food drive in support of America's Second Harvest's annual "Harvest for the Hungry" campaign. More than 330 pounds of food were collected to be distributed to families needing assistance during the holidays. Helping with the food drive were Janet Carnes, Christina Brown and Elizabeth Underwood.

  • Tamayo wins award


    On Oct. 26 Kelsey Tamayo competed and won the Kentucky Music Teachers Association's  Bluegrass Percussion Young Artist Competition. The competition was held at Campbellsville University. Tamayo performed at the KMTA Sunday evening winners recital. Tamayo is a sophomore percussion student of Robert Van Sice from the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore. 

  • Tiger Den Pack 24 tours library

    Pack 24 Tiger Den took a tour of the Hardin County Library in October to promote “Reading is Fun.” From left, Kriste Harn-children’s librarian; William, Andrew, Matthew, Noah, Tyler and Joseph.

  • Dec. 31 Obituaries

    William ‘Bill’ Hinkle

    William “Bill” Hinkle, 79, passed away Dec. 29, 2008, at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital.

    Survivors include his wife, Doris Ferguson Hinkle; and four children, Linda Freeman, Joan Marie Singletary, Steve Hinkle and Barry Hinkle.

    The funeral is at 1 p.m. Friday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway in Louisville, with burial in Bethany Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 2 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

  • Bluegrass Assisted Living has piano entertainment

    Recently, 93-year-old Helen Raby played several songs for everyone after lunch at Bluegrass Assisted Living.

  • Thank you from NHYFL

    On behalf of the North Hardin Youth Football League, Inc., I would like to take this opportunity to thank our Board for its contribution to the success of our 2008 football season. The are: Conrad Garcia, vice-president 14th year; Kim Shepherd, secretary-treasurer second year plus three years as flag and tackle commissioner; Johnny Baker, tackle commissioner- fifth year plus five years as a coach; Rhonda Smith, North Hardin Youth Cheerleader president/coach-ninth year, and her coaches and cheerleaders.

  • Vine Grove Chamber holds monthly meeting

    1 Woodland Elementary School Choir sings for the Vine Grove Chamber on Dec. 9. Hardin County School Superintendent Nannette Johnston watches as Arin Dale leads the children.

    2 Dean Parsons awards Albert J. Thompson’s military medals to Mary Medley and her son Randy Whealen Jr. at the Dec. 9 Vine Grove Chamber meeting.


  • Dec. 28 Rineyville News


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

  • Military briefs


    LINDER. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Joshua W. Linder has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Kelly Thomason of Sonora.

    Linder is a 2007 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Cecilia.

    WITTEN. Joshua D. Witten has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as “Operation Warrior Forge,” at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, Wash.

    He is the son of Rhonda C. Routt Witten of Vine Grove.