• Telecommunicators are invisible asset

    KUDOS: Praising positives in our community

    When you dial 9-1-1, urgency quickly can give way to panic on your side of the telephone. It is essential the person responding be professional, calm, reassuring and efficient.

  • Opportunity with no boundaries

    ISSUE: Boundary Oak Distillery’s second location
    OUR VIEW: A tourism boost for all of Hardin County

    The announcement that Boundary Oak Distillery will occupy the former Challenger Center off Joe Prather Highway is good news for many reasons.

  • Confronting a real issue

    ISSUE: HCS offering substance abuse program
    OUR VIEW:It’s an important addition for students

    Hardin County Schools and Our Lady of Peace Hospital are joining forces to provide students and their families a place to turn when confronting substance and alcohol abuse.

  • Pride in Radcliff drives clean-up

    TOPIC: Radcliff clean-up
    OUR VIEW: The help of many goes a long way

    A harsh winter can leave some unsightly views around any town.

  • Sustaining our home

    ISSUE: EarthFest 2015 activities locally
    OUR VIEW: Sponsors providing many opportunities

    This week, Elizabethtown Com­­munity and Technical College and the Hardin County Earthcare Collaboration present EarthFest 2015: Sustaining Our Earth, Our Home.

  • Honoring No. 5 in a noble manner

    KUDOS: Praising positives in our community

    Brianna Taylor, who graduated last June from Elizabethtown High School, played a lot of softball in her young life. More than hits and runs, she also scored by making friends.

  • Wearing a helmet only makes sense

    ISSUE: Motorcycle safety and helmet use
    OUR VIEW: Free to choose, so make a smart choice

    The issue of helmet use is a topic most motorcyclists can be considerably passionate about.

  • Premier status recognized

    ISSUE: Animal Control wins Agency of the Year
    OUR VIEW: Community, staff drive excellence

    The Hardin County Animal Shelter has been named the Ken­tucky Animal Control Agency of the Year.

  • Listening ear to face the battle

    TOPIC: New cancer support group
    OUR VIEW: A little help for those in need

    The darkness and unknown in a cancer battle can be numbing to those diagnosed and the friends and family that surround them.

    A diagnosis of the “C” word can be one of the worst times in a person’s life.

  • Welcome to ADG and all it means

    ISSUE: Incentives for Atlas Development Group
    OUR VIEW: New firm keeps expertise locally

    A newly established local firearm and ammunition industry development firm is among more than a dozen Kentucky businesses recently approved to receive state incentives for business investment, expansion or job creation.