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  • Warm Blessings collects donations

    1 Heartland Flyers Competitive Cheerleader Youth Squad collected and donated mittens, creamed soup and a country ham to the Warm Blessings Meal Kitchen which recently located to 609 E. Dixie Ave. in Elizabethtown. Youth delivering the items are Mandi and Marissa Priddy (friends of the squad), Gracie Bowman, Taylor Blakeman, and Lexi Pridddy. Warm Blessings is open to anyone needing a hot meal, and serves Monday through Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monetary donations are appreciated and my be sent to P.O. Box 2384 Elizabethtown, KY 42702.

  • Garden Club makes donation to Greenspace

    Jan Rucker, left, accepts a check for Greenspace of Elizabethtown and Hardin County from Ann Kowalkoski, president of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown.


  • ‘Just Us Girls’ tea party gets community support

    The Hardin County Breast Cancer Support Group held its fourth annual “Just Us Girls” tea party Oct. 20. We would like to thank our special guests Dr. Ted Moore and Chastity Hancock. Chastity Hancock had a breast cancer fundraiser for her 16th birthday on July 25 and raised more than $3,000 to help women without insurance receive a free mammogram.

  • Military briefs

    ATWELL. Army National Guard Spec. Christopher J. Atwell has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. A 1993 graduate of Central Hardin High School, he received a bachelor's degree in 1998 from Western Kentucky University.

    INHOFE. Army Pvt. Tyler Inhofe has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. He is a 2009 graduate of John Hardin High.

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  • Malito labels Rider a political 'insider'



    HARDIN COUNTY — The race for the Democratic nomination for judge-executive intensified over the weekend.

    Candidate Perry Malito launched a volley at those he feels are part of the “establishment,” and accused one of his opponents, Al Rider, of asking him to withdraw from the race the day before the filing deadline.

  • White Mills Civic League appreciates community support

    From left, Charis Kalden of the Lakewood Elementary School Resource Center, Jane Link White Mills Civic League treasurer and Lewis Graham who helped lead the chili dinner.

  • Vine Grove Chamber of Commerce has monthly luncheon


    The monthly luncheon sponsor for the January meeting of the Vine Grove Chamber of Commerce was Brandenburg Telecom. Speakers were Beth Avey and Kenneth Rambo who spoke to chamber members about One Knox and Wired65.


  • Fort Knox Chapter of MOWW sponsors YLC students


    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) met Dec. 15 at the clubhouse on Fort Knox.

    Each year the chapter conducts several Youth Leadership Conferences (YLC) with youth from the surrounding area. The YLC teaches or reinforces such subjects as the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the flag, leadership and other patriotic topics. As a result of one of the YLCs, the chapter sponsored two Faith Home School students to attend the MOWW Regional YLC Nov. 4-7 in Huntsville, Ala.

  • Students perform for Morning View Gardens residents

    Students of Ann Case performed in a Christmas piano recital for Morning View Gardens residents Dec. 19. First row from left, Anna Hodges, Erin Langley, Jacob Bryan and Ethan Harry. Second row, Ann Case, Gabrielle Oropilla, Rachel Ball, Kendra Ballo and Hannah Harry.