Today's Features

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

    Kayla Brooke Joiner, 18, Louisville, and Zachary Tyler Capps, 21, Fort Knox.

    Rae Kathryn Toadvine, 22, Elizabethtown, and Trevor Martin Greentree, 23, Simpsonville, S.C.

    Lisa Marie Turner, 36, and Stephen Matthew Dummitt, 40, both of Elizabethtown.

    Danielle Elizebeth Dutton, 47, La Habra, Calif., and David Frank Torrisi, 47, Rineyville.

    Marvetta Lynette Flournoy, 36, and Christopher Gerald Rice, 38, both of Fort Knox.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    It is berry picking time. We have had strawberries and now raspberries. We can’t wait until the rest of our garden is ready.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Barbara Clark, Brooks Bainbridge, Emily Duckworth, Suzanne Rowe, Georgia Rose, Erin Gibson, Al March, Jon Litherland, Dan Priddy, Chelsey Crewz, Amiee Brownfield, Larry Fulkerson, Kaitlyn Larrison, Rudelle Harpool, Angel Ash, Laney Butt, Chris Butt and Chelsea Hawkins.

  • Cory and Margaret Gilpin of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Chloe Marie Gilpin, on June 1, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18½ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Mona Holbert and Jimmie “Tater” Sherrard of Elizabethtown; and paternal grandmother is Cheryl Gilpin of Elizabethtown.

    Maternal great-grandmother is Shortie Holbert of Howevalley; and paternal great-grandparents are Luther and Ann Gilpin of Bardstown.

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

    Video Outpost, 200 St. John Road, Elizabethtown. Use: canopy.

    Grill It, 2018 N. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown. Use: interior.

    Big E Inc., 101 Huckaberry St., Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Catherine Louise Lucas to Tammy and Douglas Lucas, 711 Tabb Road, Cecilia, $165,000.

    Ronald C. and Donna G. Booker to John and Kathleen Haley, lot 5 Reservation Farm, county, $275,000.

    The Home Place of Kentucky LLC to David Todd and Lois Marie Peterson, 119 Sawgrass Ave., Vine Grove, $260,000.

    T-Co Construction LLC to Ashley D. Woosley, 116 Lowball Lane, Vine Grove, $155,900.

  • Hardin County Playhouse will hold auditions Monday and Tuesday for their forthcoming production of “Little Shop of Horrors.”

    Auditions are 6:30 p.m. both days at the Plum Alley Theater in the Historic State Theater complex in Elizabethtown.

    Needed for the production are four men, ages 25-65, and four women, ages 16–35. Those auditioning will not need to prepare material, but should be able to sing in the rock, gospel and blues style of the show.

  • Driving around his family’s Cecilia farm in a golf cart with his dog, Dakota, at his side, Jon Taul talked about his family, rural influences and country music.

    Fields, barns and antique Oliver tractors he helped his grandfather refurbish all contribute to the roots of Taul’s music.

    Home educated, Taul spent a lot of his spare time on the farm. His first job, at age 17, was with the family business, Taul Equipment.

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10281 recently hosted the 11th Annual Spring fling, a fundraising “Run for the Homeless Vets.”

    The Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, Kentucky Chapter 1-2 organized this year’s event and the poker run began and ended at the VFW Post. The morning began with participants signing up for the event, then breakfast at the Post. At the completion of the run, riders returned to the VFW post, where door prizes were given out and the riders took time to discuss the run, sharing camaraderie and memories of past runs.

  • Air Force Airman 1st Class Curtis N. Cox graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. He earned distinction as an honor graduate, graduating in the top 10 percent of his class of 661 airmen. He also received a certificate of “Thunderbolt” for exceeding the BMT fitness standards with a composite score of 90 or above on the Air Force Fitness Assessment.

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10281 and Ladies Auxiliary recently joined other community organizations in supporting “Rachel’s Project.”

    Rachel Ritchie, a 9-year-old Vine Grove resident, made a presentation to Vine Grove City Council members in February to get an ADA-accessible playground so all children could play together without some physical differences being so easily noticed.