en Community rallies to defend post <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> One Knox letter-writing campaign<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Economic threat yields 15,852 responses</p> <p> Hardin and surrounding counties again have risen in support of Fort Knox. Now the community waits to learn if the Army is listening.</p> Aug. 29, 2014: Our readers write <p> <strong>Change the course on Election Day</strong></p> <p> General Election Day is Nov. 4 and Oct. 6 is the last day to register to vote.</p> Keep safety workers safe at wreck scenes <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> Shutting down roads to work wrecks<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Patience for drivers, not policymakers</p> <p> The unfortunate loss of Glendale firefighter Jonathan French has sparked a debate over road closure policies at the scene of highway crashes.</p> Despite garden woes, garden still woos him <p> I&rsquo;ve got a garden blanket to put over the frame for your lettuce bed, whenever you&rsquo;re ready to plant a fall garden,&rdquo; my friend mentioned to me on the way out of church.</p> <p> I mentally surveyed the condition of my garden.</p> Local schools launch lives of distinction <p> <strong>ISSUE:</strong> HCS and EIS honor distinguished graduates<br /> <strong>OUR VIEW:</strong> Local schools provide foundation for success</p> Aug. 27, 2014: Our readers write <p> <strong>Make a difference by going to polls</strong></p> <p> James Foley recently was beheaded by a British-speaking ISIS terrorist in Iraq.</p> Two thanks and one welcome <p> <strong>KUDOS:</strong> Praising positives in our community</p> <p> <strong>Lions Club chicken barbecue.</strong> A small and well-organized group of club members and volunteers braved high temperatures and humidity for Elizabethtown Lions Club&rsquo;s annual barbecue chicken fundraiser.</p> Aug. 26, 2014: Our readers write <p> <strong>Radcliff is waiting for a reason</strong></p> <p> I see where the construction of a new VA nursing home is getting started in an unincorporated area near Radcliff. It seems although the site is close to Radcliff, it has not been annexed into Radcliff, yet.</p>