Today's News

  • Chelfs celebrate 50th anniversary


    Linn C. “Connie” and Mary Munday Chelf will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 20 at Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Magnolia.

    They were married Dec. 19, 1959, at the home of the Rev. J.W. Barton in Edmonton. They have a son, William Michael Chelf of Houston, Texas; and two grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend the celebration. The couple requests no gifts.


  • Dec. 27 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This young female Collie mix named “Holly” and this young female Labrador mix named “Gracy” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adoptions

  • Noe joins crowded field for jailer



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Deputy Jailer Sandy Noe is careful with her words.

    She doesn’t want anything taken out of context or coming back around to haunt her when seven, or possibly more, candidates for Hardin County Jailer face off later in the year.

    Hardin County’s jailer for nearly three decades, Louis Lawson vows to retire after 2010. His planned retirement has opened the flood gates for candidates, including two working for him already, seeking to fill his shoes.

  • Griffith-Lunger


    Rick and Diana Griffith of Flaherty announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Lea Griffith, to Raymond Earl Lunger, son of Rod and Tenia Lunger of Magnolia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Meade County High School and plans to graduate from the University of Louisville in December with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing.

    The prospective groom is a 2005 graduate of Meade County High school and is serving with the United States Army.

  • PREP WRESTLING: LaRue County enters second part of Region 2 Duals as heavy favorite (01/08)



    HODGENVILLE — After the first round of the Region 2 Duals last month at Fort Knox High School, one thing was certain: Everyone is chasing LaRue County.

    The Hawks, ranked No. 2 in the state behind Union Ryle in kentuckywrestling.com’s duals rankings, went undefeated in the first two days and will look to do the same today and Saturday as they host the second round of the duals.

  • Gootee deploys to Iraq


    Sgt. Allen Gootee of the National Guard Detachment 3, Company H, 171st Aviation Regiment of Frankfort, deployed to Iraq on Dec. 5 for a year-long tour. This is his second combat tour; previously, he was deployed in Afghanistan. Allen is the son of George and Charlene Gootee of Radcliff.


  • Lions Club donates to Helping Hand Christmas basket program


    The Elizabethtown Lions Club donated 37 bicycles and helmets on Dec. 16 for the Helping Hand Christmas basket program. Thirty-four of the bikes were purchased by Lions members and three were donated by Wal-Mart. Pictured are Lion Gary Miles, project coordinator, Lion President Travis Langdon and Helping Hand volunteer Harold Levay.


  • Elizabethtown Tourism Commission donates to Heartland Festival

    Chris Flanagan, chairman of the Elizabethtown Tourism Commission, presents the Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber Chairman Ronnie Pence with a check for $2,000. The funds were used to assist in promoting the 2009 Heartland Festival.

  • Jan. 3 Cecilia news


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