en State honor reflects Young’s leadership <p> <strong>TOPIC:</strong> Commonwealth&#39;s Attorney of the Year<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> He and his staff make life better here</p> <p> It hasn&rsquo;t taken long for Hardin County Commonwealth&rsquo;s Attorney Shane Young to make an impact around the state with his fierce pursuit of justice.</p> Sept. 2, 2015: Our readers write <p> <u><strong>Appreciates stance of E&rsquo;town officials</strong></u></p> <p> On Aug. 24, a Louisville-based group presented a repeated recommendation that Elizabethtown implement a fairness ordinance, also known as SOGI: Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity ordinance. I am grateful for the stance Elizabethtown leadership has taken on the proposal.</p> Women making a clear impact <p> KUDOS: Celebrating success in our community</p> <p> President Barak Obama, in a recent proclamation, noted that, &ldquo;When women succeed, America succeeds.&rdquo;</p> <p> That&rsquo;s certainly true in Hardin County.</p> <p> The community is fortunate a diversity of women, with many talents and abilities, contribute to the fabric and well-being of the community.</p> Targeting a horrific menace <p> <strong>TOPIC: </strong>Heroin usage in Hardin County<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Focus on education, rehabilitation</p> Bridge makeover is not worth cost <p> <strong>TOPIC:</strong> E&#39;town railroad overpass makeover<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Too much to spend on paint</p> Sept. 1, 2015: Our readers write <p> <u><strong>Vote with your freedom in mind</strong></u><br /> Lifetime of blessings leads to distinguished moment <p> In more than four decades of journalism, I have been called many things. But no one ever used the word distinguished to describe me.</p> <p> Distinguished is not a word typically associated with newspapermen or boys from Vine Grove.</p> Aug. 28, 2015: Our readers write <p> <u><strong>Gun-free zone can invite trouble</strong></u></p>