Today's Features

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    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845

    KENTUCKYWEATHER. We’ve had more cold weather with more snow since my last column but thankfully we’ve also had some beautiful sunshine to enjoy as well. Maybe we have seen the worst of the ice and snow. Some also are saying they have seen flocks of geese flying south and robins in their yards, so maybe spring isn’t too far off.

  • The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Isaac Salale, 47, Zambia, Africa, and Shirley Holt, 48, Elizabethtown. Married two years.

    Jeffrey A. Pitcher, 48, Elizabethtown, and Martina Geist, 48, Radcliff. Married 26 years.

    Christopher Thomas Schwab, 31, Fort Knox, and Nicole Anne Rose, 42, Rising Sun, Ohio. Married four years.

    Michael Eugene Horn, 36, Bowling Green, and Kelly Jo Peters, 32, Radcliff. Married 13 years.

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

    Erica Dawn White, 33, and John-Paul Cambron Cottrill, 32, both of Shepherdsville.

    Teresa Ann Dodson, 53, and Leslie William Dodson Jr., 55, both of Elizabethtown.

    Ontil Faleccea Bridgewater, 19, Radcliff, and Charles Edward Mains, 22, Wainwright, Alaska.

    Stephanie Gayle Stillwell, 42, and John Lee Hawkins, 53, both of Elizabethtown.

    Lisa Tae-Ran Schroeder, 41, and Benjamin William Tolman, 32, both of Radcliff.

  • 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.

    Tonya A. Atkinson (1962). Theft by deception. Total $155.

    Christopher M. Neubert (1972). Fleeing or evading police. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $269.

  • Anthony and Leah Abang of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Soren Dominic Abang, on Feb. 1, 2014, at Norton Suburban Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long.

    He has a brother, Bryce, and a sister, Greer.

    Maternal grandparents are Don and Aline Greer of Fairfield; and paternal grandparents are Raul and Aurora Abang of Louisville.

  • Felicia and Josh Perkins of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Madeleine Elizabeth Perkins, on Jan. 31, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    She has a brother, Douglas Prince Jr.

    Maternal grandparents are Anna Rigdon and Roy Boone, both of Elizabethtown; paternal grandmother is Teresa Perkins of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Leona Rigdon, Arvil Rigdon and Donna Perkins.

  • Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen is preparing for the program’s second “Empty Bowls” dinner and fundraiser. The event is from 4 to 7 p.m. March 8 at the facility, 609 E. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. Soup will be donated by Roxie’s and chili and rolls will be provided by Texas Roadhouse. Jambalaya will be prepared by volunteers Emma Fellows and her mother Sara and Shoney’s is donating hot fudge cakes and volunteers to help serve.