Today's News

  • Two wings, fun; four wings, run!

    If any of you have spent an extended amount of time outside over the last few weeks, you have surely noticed the ridiculous amount of “sweat bees” that are flying around.

    On a farm visit last week, I stepped out of my truck for 5 minutes and left the door open. By the time I had returned, there were at least 20 of those “sweat bees” flying around in my truck. I have always called these bothersome insects sweat bees, but they really aren’t bees at all. They are actually a fly.

  • Farm calendar - August 10, 2016


  • 4-H Garden Club
  • I got your back

    When someone has your back, they are there to support you unconditionally. The same holds true for Rachel and Grace Armes, who have naturally been doing that since birth.

  • Trail ride for Christ this weekend

    The 13th annual Trail Ride for Christ will be held on August 13 and 14 at Double J Stables and Horseman’s Camp joining Mammoth Cave Park. This event has drawn many from surrounding areas for the past 12 years. They come to enjoy the food, music and the messages as well as the horseback riding and camping. Some bring a horse while others pay to ride one of Double J’s on a guided tour through Mammoth Cave Park.

  • Boys in Blue kickoff
  • LCHS volleyball recognized

    The 2015-2016 LCHS Lady Hawks volleyball team was recently recognized as a recipient of the AVCA Team Academic Award for maintaining a team GPA over 3.30.

    Lady Hawks Head Coach Ben Schell nominated the team for the award and it’s the Lady Hawks second consecutive season winning the award. 771 other teams were awarded the award throughout the country.

  • Community News - August 10, 2016

    Last Saturday was the Barbour/Thompson/Jordan Family Reunion at The Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown. Carlos Cox returned home last Friday and he was at church Sunday morning. Our deepest sympathy goes to Reverend Wilkinson in the passing of his aunt.

    First Baptist- This Sunday will be our 136th Church Anniversary and Annual Homecoming during morning services. The B & M Mass Choir will be singing and the sermon will be given by Pastor, Reverend Jerry Wilkinson.

  • Sports shorts - August 10, 2016

    Bluegrass Cell 5K walk/run

    The Bluegrass Cellular 5K is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 27 at the Bluegrass Cellular Headquarters in Elizabethtown. The cost is $20 until August 20 and then the cost is $30 until the day of the race. The one-mile run/walk is $15. For more information call Sally George at 502-815-3304.

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  • Meredith sets record

    Madeline Meredith competed in the Kentucky 12U Long Course Meters State Championships July 15-17 at the University of Louisville.

    Meredith won gold in the 50 meter backstroke with a time of 30.94 seconds which set a new Kentucky state record for that age group giving her five Kentucky state records and one Eastern Section Southern Zone record.

    Meredith also won gold medals in the 50 meter freestyle and 100 meter freestyle. She won silver in 100 meter backstroke and bronze in the 100 meter breaststroke.