Today's News

  • Laws attends Governor's School for the Arts
  • Aug. 22 South Hardin news


  • Hardin jobless rate falls

    Hardin County’s unemployment tumbles

    to 8.9 percent



    Hardin County’s unemployment rate is not only falling and relatively low, but it also appears poised to drop even further — even though the national economy continues to struggle.

    According to a state jobless report released late last week, the county figure fell from 9.1 percent in June to 8.9 percent in July. That is a full percentage point below the state average and .8 percent under the national rate.

  • Aug. 22 White Mills news


  • AM Rotary Club Members Welcome Northup

    On July 30, the Hardin County AM Rotary Club welcomed Rotary District Governor Woody Northup. Pictured are Rick Ryan, Rotary Foundation, Woody Northup, district governor, Christy Childers, club president, Allan Francis, assistant district governor, and Rick Walters, sergeant at arms of Rotary.


  • Rep. Moore receives Medal of Civic Honor


  • Fenn returning from deployment

    FENN. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. John W. Fenn is returning to the U.S. after a deployment to Iraq in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom or Enduring Freedom, respectively.

    The staff sergeant served in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in the Iraq Theater of Operations.

    Fenn is a member of the 1490th Civil Affairs Company in Anniston, Ala.

    He is the son of John R. Fenn of Eastaboga, Ala., and Ellie J. Magruder of Elizabethtown.

    His wife, Holley, is the daughter of Wayne Embry and Janice Embry, both of Alexander City, Ala.


  • Hilbers graduates from basic training

    HILBERS. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Abram M. Hilbers graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2002 graduate of St. Xavier High School in Louisville, he  is the son of Angela Hilbers of Clarkson.

  • Parents welcome Michael Shawn


    April Taylor and Michael Araiza of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Michael Shawn Araiza, on July 18, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 14.4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Siblings are Cassidy Taylor and Caleb Hellard, both of Elizabethtown and Mikayla and Emma Araiza, both of Chicago.

    Grandparents are John Burchell and Terry Burchell, both of Elizabethtown, and Rosendo and Margaret Araiza of Rineyville.


  • Risky-Clark


    Lillian Risky and Charley Clark, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael Risky Sr. of Henryville, Ind., and Theresa Parker of Corbin.

    The prospective groom is the son of the late Katherine Clark and Edward Clark of Elizabethtown. He is employed at Dow Corning.

    The wedding is at 5 p.m., Aug. 13, 2010, at the Freeman Lake Bandstand.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.