Today's News

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Woods has a point when it comes to UK's point guard play (12/08)


  • Oct. 22: Dollars and Sense

      What would happen to your family’s finances if you or your spouse were to die unexpectedly? Would it be easy for the surviving loved ones to get back on their feet financially?

  • Dec. 9 editorial: They're half right


    ROSE BOWL: USC vs. Penn State

    SUGAR BOWL: Utah vs. Alabama

    FIESTA BOWL: Texas vs. Ohio State

    ORANGE BOWL: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech

    NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME: Oklahoma vs. Florida

    Did the BCS folks get it right this year? Are Oklahoma and Florida really the two best college football teams in the country?

  • Stephens retiring from local WKU campus



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The face of Western in the Hardin County region will soon be changing.

    Ron Stephens, associate dean of Western Kentucky University’s Division of Extended Learning and Outreach and director of the Elizabethtown/Radcliff/Fort Knox Regional Center, will be retiring from his position Dec. 31.

  • Death penalty possible sentence for accused clothier killers


      By BOB WHITE


     ELIZABETHTOWN – One of two defendants charged in this summer’s deadly robbery of a Radcliff clothier was notified Tuesday morning he could face lethal injection if convicted as charged in the crime.

  • Glory borne of the soil

    Let's talk gardens.

    And by that I mean the gardens you grow today or the gardens in your memories of the past, or perhaps the gardens of your wildest dreams, which you have projected out there somewhere into your future.

    I mean those with glorious trees, shrubs and flowers. Those of quiet places with benches, water fountains and special nooks that make you want to linger awhile to let your mind and thoughts go to those special places where you become refreshed and renewed.

  • Dec. 9, 2008: Obituaries

    Donna Sue Bernardy

    Donna Sue Bernardy, 62, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008, at her residence.

    She was a native of Grayson County and was retired from Fort Knox Civil Service.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas “Doc” and Mabel Carnes Dennison.

  • Dec. 9, 2008: Services

    Bessie May Cathey, 77, of Horse Cave, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2008. The funeral is at 1 p.m. CST today at Brooks Funeral Home. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. CST today at the funeral home.

    Nancy Constant, 65, of Munfordville, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008. The funeral is at 1 p.m. CST Wednesday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. CST today and continues at 9 a.m. CST Wednesday at the funeral home.

  • Sept. 24: Dollars and Sense

    Choosing when to retire and start drawing Social Security benefits is an important decision, and one that is unique to each individual, according to the Kentucky Society of CPAs.

  • Jim Roberts new deputy to Berry



    HARDIN COUNTY — Jim Roberts will take over the deputy judge-executive post which has been vacant for more than three months.

    Judge-Executive Harry Berry made the appointment at Tuesday’s Fiscal Court meeting.

    Roberts, a sixth-generation Hardin Countian, begins his new role Monday. He replaces Steve Smith, who left county government in August to accept a position with Santek Environmental, current operators of the Pearl Hollow Landfill.