Today's Features

  • The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Elizabeth Alavar (1964). Terroristic threatening, third degree, amended from intimidating a witness. Sentenced to six months in jail, probated for two years, with credit for time served. Must pay court costs. Ordered to have no contact with the victim and to undergo an evaluation with KAPS.

  • In a back room at Hos­parus Thrift Shoppe in Elizabethtown, Robert Kiper quietly goes about his business, plugging in a portable stereo system and pressing buttons.

    Except for the cassette tape deck, the system gets a thumbs down. An electronic sewing machine he checks afterward gets a thumbs up.

    Checking electric devices and equipment is part of what Kiper does as a volunteer at Hosparus Thrift Shoppe, where the 24-year-old has donated time and effort for six-and-a-half years.

  • By Donny Gill

    Men’s Health Week is from June 9th to Father’s Day. We all value the men in our lives, whether they are our fathers, uncles, friends or coworkers. So let us be mindful and focus on their health this week and the 51 other weeks of the year. The following is a general guide for men to follow for tests and screenings.

  • James and Sitha Brinegar announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Krickett Brinegar, to Jamie Rich, son of William and Gloria Rich.
    The wedding is at 5 p.m. June 7, 2014, at Meade County General Baptist Church.
    A reception will follow at 465 Sun Valley Road, in Brandenburg. There will be signs and balloons to help get there.

  • South Hardin
    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223
    June is here and this will be the last week of school for the Hardin County kids. I know many are counting the minutes until summer officially is here.
    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Darlene Grubbs, Jessica Reed, Gina Carlburg, Hunter Reynolds, Alice Akers and Haley Skees.

  • Gary and Sherri Gardner and Larry and Donna Jury, all of Elizabethtown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Ashley Gardner and Clayton Jury, both of Elizabethtown.
    The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a 2012 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is a fourth-grade teacher at Morningside Elementary School.
    The prospective groom is a 2007 graduate of Elizabethtown High School. He is employed at Miles Ahead Construction.

  • Cecilia
    Irene Dodson, 270-862-3808
    We have been having some beautiful, warm weather. I am so glad for the warmer weather and so thankful the storms they have been predicting haven’t occurred so far.

  • Stephensburg
    Betty Pullen, 270-862-4844

  • Howevalley
    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845
    KENTUCKY WEATHER. Cooler mornings, warmers afternoons and lots of rain showers.
    SPECIAL DAY.  One year ago today, mine and Cory’s life changed forever. We welcomed our baby girl, Chloe Marie to the world. There is nothing more wonderful than being a parent. Today we will celebrate her birthday at Freeman Lake with a party. Happy first birthday to our baby girl.

  • White Mills
    Terri Spencer, 270-862-4604