Today's News

  • Public hearing today for overlay zone proposal

    GLENDALE — Residents potentially affected by a proposed interstate highway overlay zone near the Glendale mega site have an opportunity to air their concerns during a public hearing tonight at 7 in the East Hardin Middle School cafeteria in Glendale.

    The public hearing follows an informational session held at the school in late August.

  • Household Hazardous Waste event spurs widespread interest

    HARDIN COUNTY — Saturday’s household hazardous waste and prescription drug disposal event at Akebono Brake in Elizabethtown proved to be one of the most successful on record, with workers “overwhelmed” most of the day, said Hardin County Solid Waste Coordinator Bob Hall.

    The event was held by Akebono in conjunction with Hardin County government, Hardin County Recycling and the League of Women Voters.

  • Sept. 10 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.

    Wells Fargo Bank v. Stacie D. Dupler, South Harcourt Road, Glendale. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $26,052.29 plus interest.

  • Ag agent joins Extension Service


  • July 19 Local History


  • Sept. 8 Editorial: Kentucky proposal would guard outdoors legacy

    With the traditional values of outdoorsmen under attack, Kentucky legislators will be asked to consider a constitutional amendment to protect hunting and fishing rights. The prefiled bill says in part, “citizens of Kentucky have the right to hunt, fish, and harvest wildlife, including the use of traditional methods, subject only to statutes enacted by the legislature and adminis

  • Sept. 8, 2010: Our readers write

    Become a CASA volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocates, CASA, for children is a nonprofit organization that recruits, trains, and supports community volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children in Hardin County Family Court. CASA’s volunteers are appointed by Family Court judges to provide a voice in court for children whose parents or caretakers abuse them,

  • Hornbacks celebrate 66th wedding anniversary


    The Rev. Henry and Delsie Hornback of Upton celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22, 2010.

    They were married Aug. 22, 1944, by Judge H.B. Fife at the Hardin County Courthouse.

    They have three children, Larry, Frieda and Jo Ann; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.


  • Four EHS students chosen as Merit semifinalists

    Ninety percent of semifinalists move on to scholarship finals



    Four Elizabethtown High School students have been selected for a prestigious scholarship program.

    Arsh Haque, Elisabeth Hinkle, Natalie Schieber and Jonathan Serpico were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists this month. Haque and Hinkle attend Elizabethtown High School, and Schieber and Serpico attend the Carol Martin Gatton Academy for Mathematics and Sciences in Bowling Green through Elizabethtown High School.

  • Parents welcome Colby Barnett


    Dr. Casey Johnson and Susan Chambers Johnson of Louisville announce the birth of a son, Colby Barnett Johnson, on Feb. 18, 2010, at Norton Suburban Hospital in Louisville. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    He has a sister, Lilly Corine Johnson.

    Grandparents are Leon and Beverly Chambers and Michael and Maritza Johnson, all of Elizabethtown.