Today's News

  • Cecilia Community News


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

  • Snow cools blood donation efforts

    In addition to diminishing road crews’ stockpiles of salt, this winter’s weather is cutting into the region’s blood supply.
    The American Red Cross has announced it has the lowest January inventory in a decade. In the River Valley Region, which includes Hardin County, 399 blood and platelet donations were canceled because of severe weather, the organization says.
    “It is very serious,” said Sharon Thompson, director of the county’s Red Cross chapter.

  • Radcliff Rotary welcomes Emily Saul

    Recent guest speaker at Radcliff Rotary Club was Emily Saul, Branch Development, Big Brothers Big Sisters. Saul heads the local chapter, which covers Hardin and adjoining counties with more than 120 matches currently between “Bigs” and “Littles.” She reminded club members of the annual “Bowl for Kids Sake” fundraiser coming up at the end of March, bringing a friendly challenge from the Elizabethtown Noon Rotary.

  • Garden Club members spruce up Fort Knox

  • 2011 Elizabethtown SHRM board members installed

    The 2011 Elizabethtown SHRM board members were installed at the Jan. 21 meeting by National SHRM’s Field Services Director Shelly Trent. Bottom row from left, Rita Johnson, past president; Sherry Powers, legislative; Kimberly Perry, treasurer; Whitney Taylor, public relations; Beth Cox, webmaster; and Cindy Norfleet, president elect. Top row, Michael Bateman, diversity; Felicia Gossett, membership; Shelly Trent, Tina Desjourdy, secretary; Susan Simmons, best places to work; Jim Skees, workforce readiness; Kris Wood, 2011 president; and Mary Kay Jett, college relations.

  • Photo: High-flying hawk
  • White Mills Community News

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    CHURCH NEWS. Today, Jan. 30, Center Point Baptist Church congregation will hold its 11 a.m. service at Upton Community Center. They still are undergoing remodeling at Center Point Baptist Church near White Mills.

    SCHOOL NEWS. There will be no school Monday for Hardin County students. It is a professional learning day for employees.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Virginia Gibson and Walton Shanks Jr.

  • SideWayZ is straight up rockin'

    SideWayZ was started by the original drummer but the name began with a Dierks Bentley song.

    When the band began Bentley’s song “Sideways” was popular, and band member Ashlie Logsdon thought it would be a good name for the band.

    “She thought about it for a couple of weeks, she wanted something catchy and not too long of a name,” band member John Langley said. “The names that the rest of us were coming up with she didn’t like and everyone agreed they liked SideWayZ so we went with that.”

  • Back for a second helping at The PAC

    The News-Enterprise

    A popular musical comedy is serving up more laughs in "Church Basement Ladies 2: A Second Helping," and comes to the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School on Wednesday.

    The event features a dinner, followed by the musical comedy.

    It's 1969 and in the basement kitchen of a rural Minnesota church, the ladies dealing with the changing world and changes of their own, according to the PAC website.

  • David Gray: A privilege to lead HMH

    David Gray could not hold back the flood of emotions building inside of him.
    Recollecting 13 years of work as president and chief executive officer of Hardin Memorial Hospital, a man known for his knowledge of the health-care industry and articulate delivery struggled to find the words to express the impact of walking away.
    “This is a hospital that has taken care of myself and my family, so there is a lot of pride,” he said, fighting back tears.