Today's Features

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

    Elias Verdalette, 24, Oklahoma City, and Sabrina Rowe, 35, Louisville. Married three years.

    Justin Blake Morgan, 22, Radcliff, and Cheyenne Dakota Walman, 22, Vine Grove. married eight months.

    Kerrington Tiege Reed, 44, Brazoria, Texas, and Jenny Lankford Reed, 49, Radcliff. Married eight years.

    Stephan Lane Logsdon, 50, and Margaret Louise Duggins, 49, both of Falls of Rough. Married 31 years.

  • The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Rachael Michelle Beard, 23, and Christopher Neil Bryant, 24, both of Upton.

    Joyce Ann Choate, 61, Upton, and Douglas Wayne Kittinger, 68, Owensboro.

    Julia Kathleen Hayden, 21, and Jarad Odel Richardson, 26, both of Elizabethtown.

    Debra Gail Galloway, 59, and Ricahrd James Fisher Jr., 62, both of Bardstown.

    Martha Cecilia Manzo-Vander Voort, 41, and Travis Michael Leone, 27, both of Radcliff.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

    Susan M. Hayes (1956). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Matthew W. McCubbins (1978). Local city ordinance. Total $155.

    Jolinda Lee Cuffee (1983). Possession of marijuana; buy/possess drug paraphernalia. Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $180.

  • Kendall and Haleigh Johnson of Charleston Air Force Base in Charleston, S.C., announce the birth of a son, Redick Quinn, on Oct. 9, 2013. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Larry and Yevette Kopp of Caneyville and Ken and Gayle Johnson of Big Clifty.

    Great-grandparents are an Estil and Brenda Seaton, Bobby Johnson and the late Shelby and Melinda Hay, Nell Johnson and Larry and Carol Kopp.

  • Naomi-Nicole M. Lupacchino and Michael G. Lupacchino announce the birth of a son, Sebastian Luca Lupacchino on Nov. 28, 2013, at Central Carolina Hospital in North Carolina. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Older brother is Santino Noel Lupacchino.

    Maternal grandparents  are Audrey R. Jacques and Noel E. Helm and paternal grandparents are Sonia G. Barber and Michael A. Lupacchino.

    Great-grandparents are Marian A. Keenan, David G. Hofer, Ginette Y. Helm and James R. Helm.

  • Ken and Norma Gardner of Elizabethtown celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Dec. 4, 2013.

    They were married Dec. 4, 1948, at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Chicago by Pastor Herbert Kohn.

    Mr. Gardner retired from UARCO, now Standard Register, in 1989.

    Mrs. Gardner retired from Citizens Bank in 1981 and volunteered at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    They are members of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Val Claycomb, left, and Rotarian Lisa Williams, right, welcomed special guest speaker Judge-Executive Harry Berry. Judge Berry presented a ‘Local Option Sales Tax’ effort led by the eight largest counties in Kentucky. If the state law was changed, local communities could implement temporary sales tax structures to fund projects that they would otherwise not be able to complete. Berry also gave an update on the new government building to be located on the corner of Patriot Parkway and Ring Road.

  • The Elizabethtown Junior Woman’s club held their annual holiday marketplace arts and crafts show on Nov. 9, at Pritchard Community Center. Pictured are a group of club members including President Leanna Milby. Also pictured is Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown president and vice president Betty Sue French and Cora Ellen McKinley.

  • The Heartland Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation committee members Lynn Shagool and Kay Carter, left, NWTF Regional Director Hope Coffey and Heartland Chapter President Steve Reesor, right, present frozen domestic turkeys to Carol Sargent and Diane Sturdivant of Warm Blessings and Tonya Thomas of SpringHaven, to help provide meals for the less fortunate during the holiday season.