Today's Features


    The Kentucky State Police Post 4 held its annual Shop With A Trooper event Dec. 19 and 20. Donations from area businesses and citizens enabled troopers to spend more than $14,080. Troopers shopped for more than 88 children and provided a pizza party for each of them. Approximately $150 was spent on each child at Walmarts in Hillview and Leitchfield, providing them with much needed clothing items as well as a few toys for Christmas.

  • Twins Jeanetta Goodin and Coetta Thomas will celebrate their 80th birthdays with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 6, 2013, at Elizabethtown Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 1525 N. Miles St., Elizabethtown, hosted by their children.

    Please, no gifts.

  • The were no marriage dissolutions granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

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

    Angela Jo Jackson, 52, and Steven Reed Corder, 57, both of Elizabethtown.

    Lacie Dalton Mitchell, 19, Radcliff, and Tyler Joseph Beardsley, 20, Fort Knox.

    Samantha Jane Harber, 27, and Jerry Neil Tanner Jr., 44, both of Radcliff.

    Kara Diane Scamihorn, 24, and Jacob Leigh Mattingly, 27, both of Elizabethtown.

    Brenda Ann Eveland, 42, and Robert Wayne Williams, 62, both of Vine Grove.

  • 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.

  • SpringHaven Domestic Violent Program Executive Director Tanya Thomas receives a donation from victim advocate Shonna Sheckles, Veronica Murry, president, Renee Wingate, Connie Campbell and Naomi Johnson of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Mu Delta Omega Chapter .

  • I’m not big on resolutions. It sounds so formal and law-like, as if you’re saying “I do so resolve.”

    But in a new year, most people are focused on resolving something. I’d rather call them goals.

    The other day I posted a few of my goals for 2013 on Facebook. The more I post them, say them out loud or put them in print, the more likely I actually will acheive some of them.

    One of the so-called goals is to actually accomplish two of the four main goals I came up with.

  • There was no building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission or the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices.

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

    Bluegrass Developers of Hardin County LLC to Big E Inc., 605 Oak Summit Circle, Elizabethtown, $30,500.

    Gerald A. Fow to Kelly Morrison, 308 Sunny St., Elizabethtown, $79,000.

    Evelyn Buckles to Kevin Douglas Estes Sr., 3437 New Glendale Rod, Elizabethtown, $475,000.

    City of Elizabethtown to Memorial United Methodist Church, property in Elizabethtown, $14,000.