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Today's News

  • Season summary: ECTC's soccer and basketball

     Two years ago Elizabethtown Community and Technical College brought club sports back to the college campus. For the first time since the late 1970s, student/athletes donned the Barons uniform to represent the college in men’s and women’s soccer and men’s basketball.

    Led by all-volunteer coaches, and supported by college faculty and staff volunteers and community donations, the teams have wrapped up their second complete season in the three sports. 

  • KSP accepting applications

     The Kentucky State Police is accepting applications for its 92nd cadet class, which is scheduled to begin on Aug. 3. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at www.kentuckystatepolice.org, click on the Career Opportunities, Recruitment Home and How To Become A Kentucky State Trooper links.

  • Go-kart track greenlighted in Green County

     The Green County Fiscal Court gave its blessing Friday to a man hoping to turn his love of motorsports into a major attraction for Green County.

    Brandon Curry plans to build a go-kart track near Donansburg with the intentions of drawing racers from all over the southeast.

  • TOUCH POINTS: Flee sexual immorality

    Chasity means abstention from sexual activity outside of marriage and is a Christian obligation. For the Christian there is one rule and one rule only: total abstention from sexual activity prior to marriage and total faithfulness within marriage (I Corinthians 1-9).

  • 5th Region Tournament: Lady Hawks beat North

    BARDSTOWN – Once Alexis Brewer and Ivy Brown got on a roll Thursday night, the LaRue County Lady Hawks rocked the North Hardin Lady Trojans right out of the Girls’ 5th Region Tournament.

    Brewer notched a career high and Brown added a double-double as the Lady Hawks broke away from deadlocked game with less than 6 minutes left in the third quarter en route to an 84-60 win over the Lady Trojans in the final quarterfinal at Nelson County’s Cardinal Gym.

  • 5th Region Tournament: Hawks fall to E'town

     LEBANON –The shots weren’t falling for the Elizabethtown Panthers in the early going Thursday night, so they turned to their defense to ignite them.

    And once the Panthers knocked down a few, it was smooth sailing from there against the LaRue County Hawks.

  • PHOTO: Celebrating Dr. Seuss
  • BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED

     UPDATE: The boil water advisory was lifted effective 2 p.m. Friday, March 7.

     

    The City of Hodgenville has issued a boil water advisory for residents on Brown's Court, Forrest Hill and Bardstown Road as of 3:55 p.m. Thursday, March 6.

    The advisory was issued after a water main break on East Main Street.

    Residents are advised to boil all water used for drinking and cooking until further notice.

    For more information contact City Hall at 270-358-3832 or the Hodgenville Water Plant at 270-358-8717.  

  • KSP recognizes last surviving member of first cadet class

    As a member of Kentucky State Police Cadet Class #1 in 1948, Chester Potter was a ground floor witness to the birth and growth of an organization that would transform law enforcement in Kentucky. Recently, the 83-year-old Pikeville resident, who retired in 1975 as a lieutenant after 27 years on the force, recalled those early “trailblazing” days.

  • Governor to appeal ruling on same-sex marriage

    Gov. Steve Beshear will appeal a ruling by U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II requiring the state to recognize same-sex marriages legally performed in other states.

    If Heyburn’s ruling stands, it would overturn provisions of a 2004 state constitutional amendment that was approved by a large majority of Kentucky voters as well as a 1998 statute that also defines marriage as a covenant between one man and one woman.