Today's News

  • VFW Helmets

      Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10281 Commander Howard Hill recently presented a donation to Tamara Brown, assistant team mom, for pants and a decal for the helmets of kids involved in the Elizabethtown Association of Youth Football.

  • Teen gets break after supplying meth cooks



    HARDIN COUNTY – A Hodgenville teen, facing more than a decade imprisonment if convicted as charged in October with aiding a Motel 6 methamphetamine cook, broke into tears of joy Wednesday after a sentencing deal offered her a break from jail.

  • VFW Post 10281 makes donation to Vine Grove basketball league

    Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10281 Commander Howard Hill recently presented a donation to Mike Herrington for the Vine Grove Basketball League. The donation will help give kids the opportunity to participate in youth sports.

  • 12-10 Lending a Hand


    Reduced-cost spay and neuter program, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, Buried Treasure Thrift Shop, 516 N. Main, Elizabethtown. Sponsored by Hardin County Pet Protection. POC: 982-4404.

    Clothing closet, 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays, New Horizon Baptist Fellowship, 864 W. Rhudes Creek Road, Glendale. Donations welcome. POC: Greta Stoddard, 369-6675.


    Food pantry, 5-6 p.m., Vine Grove United Methodist Church, 306 High St., Vine Grove. POC: 877-5231.

  • Girl Scouts participate in Cecilia Days Parade

    Local Girl Scouts from Troop 121 participated in the Cecilia Day’s Parade. Pictured are Kaitlyn Houchins, Gaby Osman, Whitney Peters, Kaila Weston, Megan McGuffin, Paige Pence and Chelsey Love.    

  • Nov. 23 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 12-year-old female cat named “Sweet Pea” and this three-year-old male Boxer named “Vince” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.htmfor more information. All dog adoptio

  • Hardin County Community Foundation makes donations to community organizations

    Ted Stiles, Chairman of the Hardin County Community Foundation recently presented $500 to Priscilla Riddell-Terwilliger, executive director of North Hardin HOPE, to provide some relief for families enduring the current financial uncertainty.

     Ted Stiles, Chairman of the Hardin County Community Foundation recently presented $500 to Henry White, executive director of Helping Hand ,to help families experiencing financial challenges with the approaching holiday season.


  • Cub Scout NE Tour



    1 Tigers attending the tour included (front row left to right) Noah Getler, Bradley Schreacke, William Shepherd (back row) Nathan Henning, Luke Fiepke, Kevin Wheeler, and Tanner Bateman.


  • America’s Second Harvest receives donation from Vine Grove Bluegrass Festival, Inc.

    From left: Vine Grove Bluegrass Festival board members Jerry Clephas, Max Ewart, Agnes Yates, Ann Ewart, America’s Second Harvest Executive Director, Gary Miles, and Vine Grove Bluegrass Festival Board Member Donald Wise.

  • Vietnam vet shares harrowing tale of courage, survival

    ELIZABETHTOWN — A photograph Bobby Thompson keeps in a plastic sleeve shows and airplane hanging against a vast, blue sky.

    Moments after it was taken, enemy fire crashed the C-130 into the Vietnam jungle, killing its more than 100 passengers.

    The plane’s navigator, Air Force Maj. John Lee McElroy of Eminence, was buried last week in Arlington National Cemetery. His remains were found earlier this year.