Today's News

  • Dec. 6 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This male Spaniel mix named “Ralphie” and this male Chihuahua/Pug mix named “Oscar” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them, contact Hardin County Animal Control at 769-3428 or visit 116 Nicholas St., Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for information. All dog adoptions are done by application process

  • Club observes Veterans Day in many ways

    Veterans Day was observed in a variety of ways at the Nov. 8 meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club. Even the refreshments took on a patriotic flare with a beautifully decorated cake and a cheesecake with dots of red (strawberries) and blue (blueberries).

    Charlene Easter of Spiritual Values paid tribute to the veterans by reading a poem written by a veteran. The club also paid special recognition to Yvonne Rivera and Hope Escabedo for their own service to the country.

  • Rotary welcomes guest speaker

    Elizabethtown Rotary Club guest speakers on Nov. 24 were Gary Mudd, vice president of public relations for the American Printing House for the Blind, and Rick Ricks, executive director of the Charitable Foundation of the Kentucky School for the Blind. Pictured from left are Tim Asher, Rick Ricks, Gary Mudd and Denver, a guide dog.

  • Dec. 25, 2009: Services

    Otis Brashear, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial to follow in Siberia Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Saturday at the funeral home.

    Phyllis Ann Casteel, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Brown Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and continues at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

  • Tourism Commission presents donations


    1 Elizabethtown Tourism Commissioner Patrick Clark presents a $250 check to Carmen Coyle, President of the Central Kentucky Wheelman Association. The funds were used to assist in hosting the Elizabethtown Share and Road Tour, Sept. 19-20. This event created an estimated economic impact of over $15,600 for the local community.

  • Thank You from the Fraternal Order of Police

    The Fraternal Order of Police, William R. Burns Memorial Lodge No. 39, wish to extend our gratitude to those of you who supported the “Shop with A Cop” Program road block conducted in Radcliff on Nov. 14. Your generosity will ensure that 10 to 12 less fortunate children of our community will have a Merry Christmas. Remember we are accepting contributions throughout the month of November, so that we may help additional children, so please spread the word.

  • Pool graduates from Airborne School

    POOL. Pfc. Eric Pool, son of Steve and Annette Pool of Elizabethtown and a 2009 graduate of John Hardin High School, joined the Army as an enlisted infantry soldier. He graduated from Infantry Basic Training/AIT on Oct. 2. Upon completion of his One Unit Station Training, Basic/ AIT, Pool attended Airborne School at Fort Benning, Ga., and graduated Nov. 2. He is stationed with the 82nd Airborne, 508th Infantry at Fort Bragg, N.C. He will deploy to Afghanistan on Jan. 7.

  • Tiotuico students win gold ribbons

    Joel Bryan Tiotuico won the gold ribbon of superior and excellence at the Kentucky Music Teachers Association, Student Contest Festival. In audition JB performed Innocence by Fr. Burgmuller, Minuet in D minor and G minor by Petzold and Bagatelle in G by Faber.

    The competition was held at Northern Kentucky University on Oct. 17. After winning first the Central Kentucky Music Association Award in Cambellsville, then the Kentucky Music Teachers Association Award JB will be attending the National Competition in Feburary 2010 being held in New York City.

  • Thank you from the Gillespie family

    The family of Karen Gillespie would like to thank everyone that aided in the search for Karen on Tuesday, Nov. 24 and Wednesday, Nov. 25. You have our deepest gratitude and heartfelt thanks.   The Gillespie family