Today's News

  • Hubley

    Kristen Duff and Morgan Hubley were married July 13, 2012, at the Thomas-LaRue farm by the Rev. Steve Hill, pastor of New Horizon Baptist Church in Glendale.

    The bride is the daughter of Dan and Joann Duff of New Bern, N.C., and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Duff Jr. and Ruth Lindsey, all of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Randell Hubley of Clayton, N.C.; and the grandson of Fran MacLean of Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.

  • Parks celebrate 40th anniversary

    Stephen and Nancy Walters Park of Elizabethtown celebrated their 40th anniversary Aug. 12, 2012.

    They were married Aug. 12, 1972, in Magnolia.

    Mr. Park has been the finance director for the City of Elizabethtown for 30 years. Mrs. Park taught at LaRue County High School for eight years and has worked in the learning lab at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College for 12 years.

    They have a son, Thomas Park of Elizabethtown.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends. These past few days have been full of sadness for the communities of Howevalley, Cecilia, Elizabethtown and Eastview.

  • Byerlys celebrate 50th anniversary

    Thomas M. and Joyce Basham Byerly of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th anniversary Aug. 18, 2012.

    They were married Aug. 18, 1962, at Holy Guardian Angel Church in Irvington.

    They have three children, Tammy Allen of Vine Grove, Greg Byerly of Fairfax, Va., and Joseph Byerly of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and 10 grandchildren.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    OUT AND ABOUT. Ervin and Violet Stith visited C.C. Howard at Sacred Heart Home on her 99th birthday Aug. 2. They also visited her sister, Paulette Petkus, who also resides at Sacred Heart Home.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES. Happy belated birthday to Frances Nix and Margaret Copeland. Happy birthday to Amanda Napper and Diane Booker on Aug. 14; Kathy Gragson on Aug. 17; Hannah Childers on Aug. 18; and Anna Booker on Aug. 19.

  • Sims – Clan

    Kenneth and Johanna Sims of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Elisha Kathryn Sims, to Christopher Lee Clan, son of Brenda and Davis Privette and Lee and Chrissy Mansfield and the grandson of Berteana and Wayne Clan.

    The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom was home-schooled and received his GED in 2007. He also is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

  • Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Dean Torres, 39, and Jessica Groth, 25, both of Elizabethtown. Married three years.

    Jamie Rich, 40, Brandenburg, and Dawn Haycraft, 48, Vine Grove. Married seven years.

    Jeremy R. Miller, 34, and Cassandra J. Bruner, 34, both of Leitchfield. Married eight years.

    Delimar Medina, 34, Fort Knox, and Yacer Gonzalez, 36, Radcliff. Married 10 years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Cely Alixa Cabral, 20, and Edward Russell Novak, 25, both of Elizabethtown.

    Tiffany Nichole Wimsatt, 28, Cecilia, and Jeremy Thomas Jones, 27, Hodgenville.

    Beverly Gaynelle Allen, 41, Louisville, and Edwardo Rodriguez, 41, Central City.

    Andrea Michelle Cooper, 40, Radcliff, and Ernest Ray Freeman, 55, Vine Grove.

    Kristy Gail Troop, 35, Beech Creek, and Michael Lauden Buchanan, 36, Central City.

  • DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


  • Misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Donna Renee Harris (1983). Theft by deception. Total $155.

    Shannon P. Rickman (1993). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Shelly Marie Rose (1970). Theft by unlawful taking. Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $310.