Today's Features

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

    Magaly Acevedo, 33, and Jorge Rafael Nunez Rivera, 61, both of Elizabethtown.

    Amy Lynn Sperko, 19, and Matthew Caleb Finney, 20, both of Elizabethtown.

    Rachel Marieva Todd, 40, and Troy Vincent Todd, 48, both of Elizabethtown.

    Tonni Lyn Smith-Atkins, 41, and Thomas James Canedy Jr., 44, both of Radcliff.

    Jessica Leigh Cox, 22, Elizabethtown, and Andrew Powell Williams, 27, Glendale.

  • 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.

    Matthew Ray Grimes (1978). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Clayton David Embry (1977). Theft by deception. Total $185.

    ArnoldB. Best (1963). Theft by unlawful taking. Twelve months in jail, serve two days balance probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $210.

  • There were no cases of Driving Under the Influence 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.

  • Piano students of Ann Case performed in a Christmas recital for residents of Taylor Made Living on Dec. 14. From left, Ann Case, Sarah Jiranek, Adelyn Inman, AnaBeth Johnson, Anna Rose Patterson, Jacob Bryan and Graham West.

  • Ladies Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10281 members recently baked cookies and made candy, then packaged the items into boxes to go overseas to the 3rd ESC, the Auxiliary’s adopted military unit.

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10281 Commander Butch Ferrell and Ladies Auxiliary President Carol Hill present checks to Donna Betson, Kentucky Patriots chairman, on behalf of Wreaths Across America to help the Kentucky Patriots purchase the wreaths to place on each of the nearly 2,500 graves at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central.

  • PRINCE. Air Force Airman Ahkeem R. Prince graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2012 graduate of Eastern Wayne High School in Goldsboro, N.C., he is the son of Frances Prince Waynesville, Mo., and Larry Prince of Radcliff.

  • JEWELL. Army Pvt. Brandon R. Jewell has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. A 2012 graduate of LaRue County High School, he is the son of Lisa Jewell of Raywick.

  • Two new books, written in Braille, recently were presented to the Hardin County Public Library. “Looking Out for Sarah” was given in honor of Brooke Berger and “Someplace Special” in memory of Jordan Berger. A friend, who recently had toured the American Printing House for the Blind, purchased the books for the girls. From left, Library Director Rene Hutcherson, Brooke Berger and Edna Berger, grandmother.

  • Today, I want to touch on some New Year’s resolutions. I have some new ones to offer to you for consideration.

    To have more patience, whether it is when you are behind a slow driver or in a slow-moving grocery line, join me in working on having more patience.

    Enjoy life. Don’t get so bogged down in everyday living that you don’t have time for fun with friends and family or just something fun that you haven’t done in a long time.