Today's Features

  • 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.

    Michael D. Peake (1971). Theft by deception. One hundred-eighty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $185.

    Alfee Roscoe Giles (1966). Criminal mischief. Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $239.

  • 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.

  • Sorry to have missed so many weeks having my column in print. Friends have been calling wanting to know if I have been sick, etc. I have had computer problems to no end. My old one quit so I got a new one with Windows 8. Complicated is not the word for it.

  • KENTUCKYWEATHER. Hot is the word for July. Be sure to check on your outside pets and give plenty of fresh water and shade. Also wear sunscreen and drink plenty of fluids when you are outdoors.

    CONGRATULATIONS MAYOR BERGER. Edna Berger, well known to everyone, was appointed Mayor of Elizabethtown. She will do a fantastic job for the town. She also will try to make some things that the late Mayor Tim Walker had envisioned for the town become a reality.

  • The heat is terrible this week! It is a good week to lay by the pool and nap.

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Happy Birthday wishes go to Carla Simpson, Steve Dailey, Dennis Corbit, Elaine Bryant, Ella Faith Gaines, Tish Donehoo, Alex Ash, Alyson Horback, Tyler Plessl, Alexus McGonigle, Cameron Sereff, Florine Langley, Madison Childers, Alaena Jones, Emilee Laudermilt, Harry Cecil, Robert Hill, Ray Clark, Aaron Howard, Larry Jaggers II, Mary Zeitler, Jeff Miles, Presley Allen, Houston Cruse, Evelyn George, Danna Stanton, James Alvey and Sarah Routt.

  • Hello friends, I hope the weather hasn’t been too hot for all of you, I know it’s been too hot for me. My brother and I were sitting on my porch doing nothing and I was sweating. I thought to myself, “It’s too hot for this. It will not be long until school starts and I’ll be on the bus, then I’ll really know what hot is.” Yes, the big yellow buses are hot.

  • BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Carissa Vowels, Damon Brangers, Rhonda Dunn, Riley Richards, Robert Richards, David Wiseman, Rose Webster, Ron Blair, Robin Schroeder, Michael Hall, Glenda Brangers, Brandon Bewley, Bryar Nall, Kelly Dowdell, Keri Crutcher, Maggie Anglin, Joyce Nall, Corey Lucas, Steve Waters, Branden Vincent, Will Davis, Lilianna Brangers, Hannah Kuhn, Debbie Berenbroick, Curmet Meadows, Mary Margaret Vittitoe, Melinda Stickfort, Jeffrey DeWitt and Jesse Reesor.

  • Mr. and Mrs. David Larkin of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Erin Elizabeth, to Gregory Ralph Lee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray S. Brown Jr. and Robin Lee of Elizabethtown. 

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Armes Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Stickel of Elizabethtown. She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and is a teacher at Meadow View Elementary School. 

  • Jenny Timberlake and Andy Bischoff, both of Cecilia, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cindy and Kenny French of Elizabethtown and Mark Timberlake of Georgia. She has a master’s degree in occupational therapy and is an occupational therapist.

    The prospective groom is the son of Robin McCaslin of Shepherdsville and the late Terry Bischoff. He is a 2005 graduate of John Hardin High School and is employed at Metalsa.