Today's News

  • Police seek teal Mustang, occupant after attempted robbery

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Police are on the lookout for a teal green late model Ford Mustang after a report of its passenger trying to strong-arm a woman’s purse from her at a North Dixie Avenue Speedway fueling station before dawn Tuesday. According to EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, a female visiting the store at 3 a.m. Tuesday was approached by a man asking for a lighter before she exi

  • Stice named Artist of the Month for April

    At the April meeting for the Central Kentucky Art Guild, member Judy Stice was named Artist of the Month. Her acrylic painting is entitled “Just a Memory.” The club’s next meeting is at 6:30 p.m. May 18 at Nolin RECC in Elizabethtown. For information call Debbye Hassell, 307-7590.


  • April 24, 2009: Obituaries


  • Feb. 1, 2009: Obituaries


    Brenda Kay Brinegar

    Brenda Kay Brinegar, 57, died Friday, Jan. 30, 2009.

    She was a dedicated witness of Jehovah God and attended Radcliff Vine Grove Kingdom Hall.  She was a loving mother, wife, grandma and friend to all who are now asleep in death awaiting the new earthly paradise promised by our grand creator Jehovah God.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Earnest Carr; and her mother and stepfather, Dorothy Mae Evans Carr Bechtel and Herman Bechtel.

  • April 16, 2009: Obituaries

    Donna Kay Hays

    Donna Kay Hays, 48, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, April 12, 2009, at her residence.

    She was a native of Pulaski County, Mo., and formerly worked at McDonalds.

    She was preceded in death by her mother, Alta Lucile White Asher.

  • Feb. 2, 2009: Obituaries


    Charlie P. Akers

  • Advice from a pro



    ELIZABETHTOWN — What would a former producer, clown, lyricist and Tony-Award winner be doing in Elizabethtown on Wednesday?

    Murray Horwitz, who won a Tony for co-writing “Ain’t Misbehavin’” on Broadway and various other awards for work with National Public Radio, was in town to help the Historic State Theater decide where to go from here, now that it has reopened.

  • Feiler named Lions Club’s JHHS Student of the Month


    The Elizabethtown Lions Club’s Student of the Month from John Hardin High School, Makenzie Feiler, was introduced at the April 21 club meeting by Lion Vice President Travis Langdon.

  • March 20, 2009: Obituaries

    Anna Marie Alvey

    Anna Marie Alvey, 79, of Cub Run, died Wednesday, March 18, 2009, at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center.

    Survivors include a son, Terry L. Alvey.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Saturday at St. Benedict Catholic Church with burial in St. Benedict Cemetery.

    Visitation is at 2 p.m. CDT today at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson. A prayer service is at 6:30 CDT p.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Ames presents senior piano and violin recital

    Ames presents senior piano and violin recital

    Sarah Ames presented her senior piano/violin recital on May 2 at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown, performing pieces from the Baroque, classical, romantic and modern periods. Sarah, a music student of Sarah and Courtney Gilbert, is the daughter of Randy and Mary Ames of Elizabethtown. She will attend Campbellsville University in the fall.