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Today's News

  • BBB warns about e-mail attachments

    The Better Business Bureau is alerting consumers to a holiday e-mail scam that’s popping up just in time for holiday shopping. The email appears to be a legitimate e-mail from DHL Services, a shipping company, but it actually contains an attachment that if opened, will infect your computer with a virus.

  • Kids art walk will be Dec. 19

    The Heritage Council is sponsoring the “Light up Old Towne Art Walk Celebration” in downtown Elizabethtown 5-8 p.m. Dec. 19.

    The art walk will feature students of all ages from LaRue, Campbellsville Independent and East and West Hardin schools.

    LaRue County student art will be featured at 120 W. Dixie Ave.

    The celebration includes Santa land with model trains, letter writing to Santa and photos with Santa. Live music includes Blue Zen Grass and Foggy Bottom Dew Players.

  • The Christmas story is truly amazing

    It’s Christmas. Time for parties, pageantry and presents. But the real story is about:

    •The shepherds. Sheep herders had so little status in first-century Palestine that they weren’t even deemed reliable enough to testify in court.

  • Fort Knox Federal ranked among the top credit unions in net worth

    The National Credit Union Administration has ranked Fort Knox Federal Credit Union in the highest percentiles for net worth, investment yield and return on assets among the 4,759 federal credit unions nationwide. 

    For the third quarter ending Sept. 30, Fort Knox Federal reported quarterly net income of $4.0 million and a year-to-date net income was $11.2 million placing it in the top four percent of all credit unions. 

  • Santa's Helpers struggling to meet community's needs

    Santa’s Helpers have provided assistance to local families for four decades. The group, first led by Bobby Morrison and now by his wife, Snookie, have spent every Christmas Eve distributing new and gently used toys and clothing to children and food baskets to those in need. It’s a year-long project that has brought smiles to the faces of thousands of children as the “Santa Bus,” a refurbished school bus, drives into their town.

  • Severe soil compaction can reduce crop yields

    Severe soil compaction can reduce yields, especially in corn-soybean rotations.

    To maximize profits, grain producers must identify fields where soil compaction limits production and carry out appropriate remedies only in those fields. Since compaction usually is not uniform in a field, it is necessary to assess several areas within each field to determine the extent and severity of the problem.

  • Severe soil compaction can reduce crop yields

    Severe soil compaction can reduce yields, especially in corn-soybean rotations.

    To maximize profits, grain producers must identify fields where soil compaction limits production and carry out appropriate remedies only in those fields. Since compaction usually is not uniform in a field, it is necessary to assess several areas within each field to determine the extent and severity of the problem.

  • Think green this holiday season

    During the five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, Americans produce an extra 1 million tons of trash per week compared to any other time of the year. Thinking green this holiday season can include more than just boughs of holly. Whether it is shopping, choosing a gift or entertaining, small changes in your holiday habits can make big differences. Here are a few ideas and suggestions on how to have a wonderful, gift-giving holiday season and still be earth friendly.

    Green gift ideas

  • Think green this holiday season

    During the five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, Americans produce an extra 1 million tons of trash per week compared to any other time of the year. Thinking green this holiday season can include more than just boughs of holly. Whether it is shopping, choosing a gift or entertaining, small changes in your holiday habits can make big differences. Here are a few ideas and suggestions on how to have a wonderful, gift-giving holiday season and still be earth friendly.

    Green gift ideas

  • Think green this holiday season

    During the five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, Americans produce an extra 1 million tons of trash per week compared to any other time of the year. Thinking green this holiday season can include more than just boughs of holly. Whether it is shopping, choosing a gift or entertaining, small changes in your holiday habits can make big differences. Here are a few ideas and suggestions on how to have a wonderful, gift-giving holiday season and still be earth friendly.

    Green gift ideas