Today's News

  • Signing history


    Author Ron Elliott of Nelson County will be in Elizabethtown for a book signing at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive.

    His book “From Hilltop to Mountaintop: The Life and Legacy of One Iwo Jima Flag Raiser,” chronicles the life of Kentucky native Franklin Sousley, who was in the famous flag-raising photograph.

    The idea for the book came from a trip several years ago when Elliott was in a military cemetery on a bluff overlooking Omaha Beach.

  • Christmas in November

    “Holiday Inn”

    Runtime: 100 minutes

    Released in 1943

    Black and White

    November 12-13


    “White Christmas”

    Runtime: 120 minutes

    Released in 1954

    November 19-20




    The Historic State Theater gets ready for Christmas this month by offering two classic holiday movies.

  • The Crossroads UPC to have youth rally today

    The Rev. Robbie Knox

    The Crossroads UPC invites the community to a “Don’t be afraid, Stand Up” youth rally at 8 p.m. today. The Rev. Robbie Knox will preach with the Indiana Bible College Praise Team leading the worship.

    All area youth are invited to the rally for a night of spiritual enlightenment. For information call the church office, 351-6060, or Miguel Rivera, 307-5517. The church is located at 182 W. Vine Street in Radcliff. Pastor of The Crossroads is the Rev. A.J. Dummitt.

  • Lancaster graduates from basic training

     LANCASTER. Air Force Airman 1st Class Sheila N. Lancaster graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2007 graduate of North Hardin High School in Radcliff, she is the daughter of Althea Lancaster of Radcliff.

  • Fun For All Motorsports appreciated

  • American Red Cross recognizes volunteers

    The Hardin/LaRue office of the American Red Cross held its annual volunteer recognition on Oct. 5, at Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.
    Eighty-two volunteers, staff and guests were treated to lunch and a gift of appreciation. Paul Beede, manager of Volunteer Services from the Louisville Area Chapter gave a speech on the Fun-damental Principles of Red Cross — humanity, impartiality, neutrality…unity — and the good work performed by the local Red Cross office.

  • American Legion Post No. 148 presents program

    To honor the Veterans of American Legion Post No. 148 in West Point, the ladies Auxiliary presented a program, a balloon release in memory of family members or friends and a spaghetti dinner.

  • Nov. 12 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • DeGraw inducted into Hall of Honor

    Carol Bickett DeGraw was inducted into the Dunklin County Library Hall of Honor on Oct. 17 in Kennett, Mo. She is the daughter of the late Patrick Bickett and Mabel Bickett Neat of Vine Grove.

    To be considered for induction into the Hall of Honor, individuals must be or have been citizens of Dunklin County and have distinguished themselves within their occupation, trade or field of endeavor through intellectual, creative, humanitarian and professional accomplishment.

  • Zonta Club supports Advocacy and Support Center

    Members of the Zonta Club of Elizabethtown collected items to be given to the Advocacy and Support Center of Elizabethtown at the October club meeting.
    This is one of the many programs the Zonta Club of Elizabethtown is supporting to help improve the status of women and children locally. For information about this about the Zonta Club contact Ruth Ellen Stanley at 765-7133.