Today's News

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Thursday's Results (04/09)

    TENNIS BOYS' PREP THURSDAY'S MATCHES CENTRAL HARDIN 7, BEREA 5 Results from Thursday's match in Berea: Singles Judah Thomas (CH) def. Sam Jackson (B), 6-3, 6-2 Stephen Compton (B) def. Sam Thomas (CH), 6-1, 6-1 Ben Lark (B) def. Joe Cox (CH), 6-3, 6-1 Steven Gadd (B) def. Brad Jackson (CH), 6-4, 6-2 Kevin Britt (CH) def. Nick LyKins (B), 6-1, 6-1 Isaac McFarland (B) def. Jos

  • April 11, 2010, editorial: Courts should push for intent of bill

    The state House of Representatives approved a bill calling for a pilot program to bring a degree of openness to court proceedings related to dependency, neglect and abuse cases. When HB 407 arrived in the Senate, it was assigned to the Judiciary Committee, where it appears to have died from legislative neglect.

  • Jollys announce birth of son


    Anthony and Katrina Jolly of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Jacob Gavin Jolly, on Nov. 8, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Paternal grandparents are Anthony and Cheryl Jolly of Elizabethtown; maternal grandparents are Tracy White and Kathy White, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Painter-Brown


    Julia Painter of Sonora and Brent Brown of Glendale announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Larry and Dorothy Sweeney of Hodgenville. She is a full-time student at Jefferson Community College, pursuing a degree in nursing.

    The prospective groom is the son of John and Barbara Brown of Glendale. He is a HVAC technician at Knights Mechanical.

    The wedding is at 6 p.m. June 20, 2010, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown with a reception to follow.


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  • Ancestral Trails welcomes Joy Carroll Miller

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met recently with their guest speaker being Joy Carroll Miller who spoke on the History of Valley Creek Church. Miller has been the clerk at the church for more than 50 years. She displayed all the books containing the past minutes of the church back to the beginning in 1872 when it was formed. W.C. Rogers donated the land for the first church and the present church was built in 1995.

  • County forgoes HMH dividend



    Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry last week announced the county will not accept the annual dividend payment from Hardin Memorial Hospital because of financial struggles the hospital faces.

    To offset the dividend, the county may dip into reserves to balance its current budget.

  • Knights of Columbus recognize 50 years of service

    From left, Deputy Grand Knight John Pike, Bud Brangers, Squack Jones and Grand Knight David Micke.

    Bud Brangers and Squack Jones recently celebrated 50-years of service with the Knights of Columbus Council No. 3379 in Vine Grove. Both members have been very active over that last 50 years. Brangers ran the Knights of Columbus Blood Mobile for 30 years as well as many other activities. Jones has been an officer in the council and the state. He is currently planning a volunteer trip to the Appalachian Mountains to help out the Missions.


  • Warm Blessings gets weekly volunteers

    Each first, third, and fifth Wednesday, the Hardin County Realty Association members volunteer at Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen. Prepared to serve the meal are a few of the members who volunteer to serve and clean up at the program, from left, Wanda Huffer, Katria Sanders, Veronica Francois, Gwen Avery, Steve Heartsill, and Trevon Duncan. Warm Blessings,  609 E. Dixie Hwy., Elizabethtown, serves a free meal Monday through Thursday at 5:30 p.m. to anyone who needs to stretch their food dollars.

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