Today's News

  • Longoria graduates from Airman Leadership School

    LONGORIA. Air Force Senior Airman Richard M. Longoria has graduated from the Air Force Airman Leadership School at Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota, and received the John L. Levitow Award.

    Longoria, a public affairs specialist, is assigned to the 319th Air Refueling Wing. The airman has served in the military for four years.

    He is the son of Johnna M. Stienhorst Leesville, La., and Richard Longoria of Radcliff.

    The airman received an associate degree in 2010 from the Community College of the Air Force.


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    Danielle Renea Rader of Martin County and Seth Ryan Back of Carlisle, Ohio, who is currently assigned for Advanced Individual Training with the 1st Battalion of the 81st Armor at Fort Knox, were married April 3, 2010, at The Brandenburg Inn’s Olin House in Brandenburg by the Rev. Al Johnson. A reception followed.

    The couple will reside in Germany after the groom has completed his training.


  • May 9, 2010: Obituaries

    Robert Wayne Atcher Robert Wayne Atcher, 55, of Radcliff, died Monday, May 03, 2010, in Green River. He was a member of Stithton Baptist Church in Radcliff. He was preceded in death by his father, Clarence Edward Atcher; and a nephew, Matthew Brawner. He is survived by his wife, Deborah G. Atcher; two daughters and sons-in-law, Carrie Marie and Aaron Schutt and Sarah Eli

  • Man arrested for animal shelter burglary

    By DEANNA LASLEY Landmark News Service After more than two months of investigation, Leitchfield detective Gary Troutman has arrested a man in connection with a burglary and animal cruelty case involving the Grayson County Animal Shelter. Aubrey Dewayne Russell, 27, of Leitchfield, was arrested Thursday on charges of first-degree cruelty to animals, third-degree burglary, theft by un

  • May 2 South Hardin


    South Hardin Daphne Turpin, 872-3223 Next Sunday is Mother’s Day, so I hope everyone has their shopping done. It’s time to make plans to spend time with those moms that mean so much. My mom’s birthday is on Monday so she gets double time this week.

  • Radcliff Rotary learns about 'SPARC'

    Rotarian Allan Francis had as his guest this week Sheila O’Mara of “Speakers With Spark.” O’Mara reviewed for the club a special program for young people she hopes to bring to the county called SPARC; Skills, Practices, Achieving, Real, Change. SPARC delivers tips, tricks, techniques and encouragement that offer real solutions to the many challenges students face in their daily lives. Included in the program are Health and Nutrition, Goal Setting, Stress Management, Communication/Listening Skills, Conflict Management, Problem Solving and much more.

  • Dance Centre has ‘Day of Dance’

    On March 13, several students from the Dance Centre of Elizabethtown attended the Celtic Crossroads Dance Workshop, sponsored in part by the PAC, held at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville.

    The dancers received a tour of the Louisville Ballet studio, attended a special forum on the dance profession with artistic director Bruce Simpson, and were invited to observe a special rehearsal of the company’s upcoming production of Swan Lake.

  • Habitat completes 39th home in Hardin County


    Hardin County Habitat for Humanity recently dedicated its 39th home in Hardin County.

    The home was completed and sold to the Kristen Jackson family in early April. Larry Mengel, executive director, officiated at the dedication along with Kristen Jackson’s family, friends, clergy, HCHFH Board of Directors and co-workers.

  • Photos: Spring Fling
  • Colesburg cleanup: Deja vu all over again



    There’s one basin in Hardin County that’s due for a good wash.

    For the lowlands along the Rolling Fork basin, that cleanup is coming — one way or another.

    Several inches of rain May 1 and 2 caused Kentucky and Tennessee streams to burst from their banks and flood developed areas, agricultural fields, towns and anything else in the way. The receding water left a brown scum of dried sediment.