Today's News

  • March 21 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Elizabeth Ann Payne, 22, Vance, Ala., and Mitchell Clarence Austin Jr., 24, York, Ala.

    Ashley Nicole Meredith, 21, Elizabethtown, and Timothy Jared Jennings, 23, Fort Knox.

    Carol Tannehill Goodman, 51, and Collie Ray Kennedy, 51, both of Elizabethtown.

    Heather Elizabeth Bourne, 22, and Gideon Joseph Hansen, 27, both of Elizabethtown.

    Haley Renee Abernathy, 25, Fyffe, Ala., and Kenneth Robert Hand, 19, Albertville, Ala.

  • The madness has begun.

      BOX: What team do you follow? Tell us about your favorite NCAA team on our Wednesday’s Woman facebook page.

  • Shed testament to late Mennonites' work



    The Caudills searched more than two years for someone who’d build them a grand shed at a reasonable price.

    They finally found Mennonites willing to make a two-hour commute to work in their Radcliff back yard. The builders finished the storage building — a replica of the Caudills’ Cape Cod home, replete with dormers, window valances and a storm door — just days before a catastrophic interstate wreck early Friday morning killed two members of the crew and nine other people.

  • Ask the Expert: Improving Your Nutrition from the Ground Up

      March is National Nutrition Month and most of us know that a healthy diet is a very important part of a healthy life style.

  • March 30, 2010: Obituaries

    Freddy Lee Edlin

    Freddy Lee Edlin, 63, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, March 26, 2010, at his home.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

     Howard Elliott Gardner

    Howard Elliott Gardner, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, March 29, 2010, at his home.

  • March 19 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Steve Redmon, lot 2 Blueball Church Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Jamey Sampley, 49 Brentwood Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Rickey Webb, 50 Hambrick Court, Elizabethtown. Use: pool.

    KSK Construction, 600 Jenkins Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Successful businesswoman found inspiration while shopping

    A Little More About Jennifer Upton: Favorite music: “Mostly country, but my iPod/iPhone spend most of their time playing Disney podcasts.” Favorite TV shows: “Bones,” “The Good Wife” and “The Amazing Race.” Recently read books: “The Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch. Most surprising

  • March 21 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Patrick John Garrido, 37, Upton, and Regina Ann Lynch, 26, Elizabethtown. Married three years.

    McCarty Oron, 69, and Sylvia Kinsey, 66, both of Vine Grove. Married two years.

    Gerald Ray Smith, 31, and Lindsey Michelle Reed, 33, both of Elizabethtown. Married 13 years.

    Mark Douglas Earnhart Jr., 35, Waynesville, Ohio, and Jennifer Marie Bricker, 28, Elizabethtown. Married five years.

  • The Art of Performance: Girls soccer revolution

      By Dr. Keith Wilson Most parents noticed the girls’ soccer revolution which took place in the late 1990’s and it has continued strongly into this century. Soccer is the second most popular sport for girls in the United States. But it has not always been that way. Women’s soccer was virtually invisible in the United States at the beginning of 1990.

  • Dollars and Sense: Understanding the ABC’s of the AMT

    Are you aware of all the tax laws that affect you? Many people are often surprised to find themselves subject to the AMT, which is short for the alternative minimum tax. Although this tax was originally intended for a narrow group of taxpayers, it is now estimated to have an impact on millions of people. The Kentucky Society of CPAs explains what you need to know about it.