Today's Features

  • 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. 

    Tyrone D. Perks (1970). Criminal trespassing. Serve one day in jail. Court costs waived.

    Richard Wade Diaz (1963). Local county ordinance. Total $155.

    Heather Richardson (1986). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

  • Lincoln Trail Master Gardeners President Joni House Webb, right, welcomes Kristin Goodin, horticultural agent from Barren County, guest speaker at the July meeting. She spoke about her experiences at the Rose Bowl Parade 2013, where she helped build one of the floats. Her slide presentation showed how the float came to life with the use of flowers. After Goodin’s presentation, the Master Gardener’s meeting continued with discussions on upcoming community projects. Refreshments were furnished by Barbara Mix and Leigh Burba.

  • The Optimist Club of Radcliff presents the North Middle School Junior Leadership Corp with a check for $400 to help fund its summer camp program. The money will help provide tutoring, mental health counseling, educational field trips, uniforms and transportation to the camp. Pictured are Davione Higgins, JLC student, Anthony Conder, president-elect of the Optimist Club of Radcliff, Neal Gibbs, JLC mentor, Optimist Club of Radcliff board member and JOOI Club mentor and Eric Bridgeford, JLC student.

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

    Karen Lee Tabor, 51, and Kevin Lee Vertrees, 51, both of Radcliff.

    Tabitha Lavon Aldridge, 32, and Phillip Reginald Nehls, 29, both of Cecilia.

    Molly May Jehlik, 23, and Matthew Douglas Adams, 25, both of Upton.

    Sandra Mei Repinski, 34, and Peter Christian Jensen, 29, both of Elizabethtown.

    Michele Renee Cordy, 46, Lebanon Junction, and James Roy Murphy, 43, Elizabethtown.

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

    Greggory F. Shipley, 61, Edmonton, and Delia Childress, 60, Battletown. Married seven months.

    John Douglas Lamb, 47, Elizabethtown, and April Ann Renner, 36, Radcliff. Married three years.

    David M. Ball, 52, Elizabethtown, and Scarlet R. Etherton, 48, Lebanon Junction. Married 14 years.

    Henry Dean Ford Jr., 33, Irvington, and Lindsey Renee Young, 27, Louisville. Married two years.

  • Rotaract Club of Hardin County President Travis Roberts, right, welcomes Ryan Wheeler with United Residential Lending, who was guest speaker at the August meeting.

  • Jennifer Murphy, left, presents donations to Dana Taylor, director and founder of Hands Filled with Heart. Murphy, along with the staff of The Advocacy and Support Center conducted a donation drive to benefit Hands Filled With Heart’s KITs Campaign. The campaign benefits foster children in the area. The idea is to create bags filled with items to give to children who go into foster care so they can start this new part of their life with something they can call their own.

  • Boy Scout troop No. 600, chartered at Rineyville Elementary School, Completed a 53 mile canoe/kayak trip at Green River this summer. Scouts earned the kayak/canoe merit badges. They completed the “Leave No Trace” training, 50-miler Award and the National Outdoor Badge with a gold and silver device in Aquatics.