Jobe Exclusives

Horse Cave Arts & Sciences Camp

Mary Beth Sallee Reporter, Hart County News-Herald   At the end of May, the Horse Cave Arts & Sciences Camp brought a unique opportunity to children of Hart County. The camp, which was hosted by the City of Horse Cave hosts and supported by various sponsors, allows kids to explore areas of interest through various…

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Welcome Home, Seaman Magers

JR Jessie Jobe Publishing, Inc.   After nearly 80 years, a fallen hero who perished in the attack on Pearl Harbor has finally returned home. Howard “Scott” Magers was born on November 23, 1923 in the Merry Oaks/Railton Community of Barren County. In January of 1941, at the young age of 17, he enlisted in…

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HCHS students earn both high school and Associate’s degrees

Katrina England Reporter, Hart Co. News Herald   In 7th grade, Luke Carter told his parents he had a goal. He wanted to earn his Associate’s Degree simultaneously with his high school degree. Luke’s two older brothers, Noah and Jonah, had each graduated high school with 30 and 46 dual (college) credit hours, so he…

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The Sanctuary Safe Haven

A place of hope for all children Mary Beth Sallee Reporter, Hart County News-Herald   For the past few years, Jeremy Wilson has had a vision for the youth of the community. As pastor of United Faith Independent Church in Cave City, Wilson and fellow church members are making that vision a reality with The…

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2021 Senior Celebrity Banquet

By Gaye Shaw Jobe Publishing Contributor   The Edmonton Metcalfe County Chamber of Commerce proudly hosted the 24th Annual Senior Celebrity Banquet in the Old School Gym which was beautifully decorated by Jamie Howard, Kim Smith, Gail Miller, and Annie Smith. The Senior Celebrity Project was instigated to honor outstanding Metcalfe County High School Seniors…

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Excessive rainfall causes sinkholes on farms

Mary Beth Sallee Reporter, Hart County News-Herald   In a three-day rainfall accumulation ending on March 1, south central Kentucky found itself reaching high levels of rainfall throughout many counties. According to the National Weather Service, in Hart County alone, nearly six inches of rain fell during that time. Torrential rainfall not only brought flooding…

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Shell employees risk own safety to help abducted woman

Mary Beth Sallee Reporter, Hart County News-Herald   Note: The “mother” and “daughter” of the story wished to remain anonymous. Because of court proceedings, the name of the “ex-boyfriend” has been kept anonymous as well. In the evening of March 1, a mother in Louisville was faced with one of the most gut-wrenching moments of…

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Will Industrial Park Project move forward?

Jennifer Moonsong Central Division General Manager Joe Publishing, Inc.   On the afternoon of March 1, the Metcalfe County Industrial Board met to discuss moving forward with the Pennington Stave and Cooperage project at the Metcalfe County Industrial Park. It was a heated discussion. Recently, the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) approved $1 million of…

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Help for Aniston

Jennifer Moonsong Central Division General Manager Jobe Publishing, Inc.   Sweet and sassy three-year-old Aniston Roten of Hart County is what her mother Amber calls a “girly-girl”.   “Her favorite color is pink, she loves to play dress-up, she loves learning and going to preschool two days a week, and her number one favorite thing…

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