Today's News

  • HCS finds new spot for annex



    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools will purchase and renovate a building to replace the Central Office annex on Main Street in Elizabethtown.

    The 24,000-square-foot building on Corporate Drive is being purchased from TDA Properties for $900,000, according to board meeting decision papers. B.W. Metals is leasing 10,000 square feet from HCS for two years, and then that portion will be for the district’s use as well.

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  • Romance authors to visit Radcliff's Bookstore

    RADCLIFF — New York Times bestselling authors Lora Leigh and Shiloh Walker will be at The Bookstore in Radcliff to sign copies of their latest books from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday.

    Leigh will sign copies of her latest two releases, "Nauti Dreams" and "Wild Card."

    Romantic Times has praised Leigh saying she "consistently does an excellent job building characters and weaving intricate plot threads through her stories."

    Leigh lives with her family near Lexington, where she enjoys gardening, fishing and hiking.

  • Deadline looms



    HARDIN COUNTY – The time frame to file as a candidate for Elizabethtown City Council and several other offices within Hardin County soon will draw to a close.

    The deadline for all candidates to file is 4 p.m. Tuesday.

    As of Friday, six candidates had filed for the city council positions, including current council members Willie Wood, Ron Thomas and Tim Walker.

  • Three charged with raiding cars for credit cards, checks



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Three people have been charged with more than two dozen counts each in what investigators describe as a quick turnaround on stolen checks and credit cards taken from unlocked vehicles in the Elizabethtown area.

  • Aug. 12, 2008: Obituaries

    Michael H. Bieber

    Michael H. Bieber, 51, of Bowling Green, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at University Hospital in Louisville.

    He was born Dec. 8, 1956, in Vine Grove. He was vice president of quality control and customer compliance at Fruit of the Loom, where he worked 31 years. Mike was a loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend. He was a member of Eastwood Baptist Church and was a children’s Sunday school teacher at Eastwood Baptist Church for 20-plus years.

  • Police agencies find crystal meth worth estimated $1 million

    Landmark News Service

    SHEPHERDSVILLE — A joint investigation by five law-enforcement agencies resulted in a bust that has taken an estimated $1 million in crystal methamphetamine off the streets.

    Two people have been charged in the on-going investigation.

    Bullitt County Drug Task Force Director Kenny Hardin said the Meade County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky State Police and the Greater Hardin County Drug Task Force had been working on a case that allegedly involved a Bullitt County resident.

  • Aug 12: Services

    Joseph James Bossie, 64, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2007, in Clearwater, Fla. Burial with full military honors is at 3 p.m. Friday in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff.

    Frona Kathryn Turner, 89, of Louisville, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2008. The funeral is 10 a.m. today at Billy Howell Funeral Chapel in Hodgenville with burial in Magnolia Cemetery. 

  • July 31, 2008: Obituaries

    Joan Lee Adams

    Joan Lee Adams, 60, of Vine Grove, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at her residence.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Helen Goodwin; and a daughter, Rhonda Adams.

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