Today's News

  • May 31 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Deserae Lynn Goodman, 18, and Thomas Chris Miller, 23, both of Cecilia.

    Charmaine Chevella Devoe, 25, and Gerald Bronowski Gowans, 30, both of Radcliff.

    Jennifer Jewel Baker, 36, and Jeremy Lee Stubbs, 27, both of Elizabethtown.

    Carla Renee Lydian, 36, and Eric Emanuel Fray, 42, both of Elizabethtown.

    Thelma Jane Leal, 42, and Danny Lee Bolden Jr., 27, both of Danville, Ala.

    Heather Lynn Payton, 22, Elizabethtown, and Kevin William Korrell, 26, Radcliff.

  • The Book Shelf


    “One Second After” by William R. Forstchen

    Forge Books (2009)

    Suggested Retail Price: $24.95 Book Shelf Rating: Four out of five

      By Mary Daugherty

    “One Second After”  by William R. Forstchen is a powerful, gut wrenching and frighteningly plausible story. Forstchen writes a story that every American should read.

  • Ask the Expert


    By Donny Gill Asthma. This is probably a diagnosis someone in your family has heard at some point.

    About 30 million people in the country have asthma and it continues to be an ongoing and growing problem. It is one of the most common chronic diseases in the United States, affecting 8.3 percent of adults and 10.9 percent of children. And it is a common reason for excessive absences from school. Annually, asthma accounts for 14.7 million missed school days for children and 24.5 million missed work days for adults.

  • May 24 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Chantelle Larie Goodman, 23, Glendale, and Robert Blaine Full II, 34, Elizabethtown.

    Amanda Rose Atkinson, 18, Cecilia, and Anthony James Burt, 22, Radcliff.

    Evie Maye Blair, 22, Christopher Michael Greene, 21, both of Elizabethtown.

    Nanette Nicole Colasanti, 21, Louisville, and William Gilbert Byrd II, 39, Muldraugh.

    Lauren Christine Packard, 23, Fishers, Ind., and Jared Daniel Herrmann, 23, Indianapolis.

  • May 31 Divorces

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

    Robert Wayne Dalton, 30, Georgetown, and Kristy Michelle Clark, 30, Elizabethtown. Married four years.

    Douglas Lee Dowell, 32, and Gina K. Clark, 43, both of Elizabethtown. Married seven years.

    Shawn Edward Seymour, 23, and Shauna Marie Garcia, 24, both of Fort Knox. Married nine months.

    Denzil Earl Shoffner, 38, Leitchfield, and Christina Gayle DeSpain, 31, Hodgenville. Married one year.

  • Justice center 'back to normal' after high profile mistrial



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Things at the Hardin County Justice Center are easing back to normal after the re-trial of Michael St. Clair ended Monday morning in a mistrial.

    Few, if any among the courthouse crowd of judges, attorneys, clerks, bailiffs and defendants, were exempt from upsets caused by special procedures, venue changes and parking problems at the courthouse – all posed by the trial of one, already doomed, man.

  • June 9: Services


  • Hospice of Central Kentucky nurse receives Nursing Excellence Award


    Hospice of Central Kentucky nurse receives Nursing Excellence Award

    Annette Kappel, a Hardin County resident, recently received a Kentucky Nursing Excellence Award. Kappel is the referral and admission manager at Hosparus–Hospice of Central Kentucky.

    Under Kappel’s leadership, the Hosparus admissions department showed a 20 percent growth in 2008. That means more Central Kentucky residents received the hospice care they needed.

  • June 5 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Gene Edward Fulkerson, 1183 Upper Colesburg Road, Elizabethtown. Use: deck.

    William F. Jenkins, 739 Dawson Lane, Radcliff. Use: basement remodeling.

    Doug Cox, lot 2 Zeus Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    David and Songia Comley, 2081 Valley Creek Road, Elizabethtown. Use: carport.

  • June 5 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.