Today's Features

  • Jeffrey and Rita Horn of Radcliff and Richard Conklin and Teresa Conklin, both of Radcliff, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Brittany Horn and Rick Conklin, both of Radcliff.

    The bride-to-be, a 2005 graduate of John Hardin High School, attends Empire Beauty School.

    The prospective groom, a 2001 graduate of Fort Knox High School, serves with the Kentucky National Guard.

    The wedding is Aug. 25, 2012, in Louisville.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Abigail Lauren Beck of Clinton, Tenn., announces the birth of a brother, Hunter Alexander Beck, on May 22, 2012, in Knoxville, Tenn. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are William and Christina Beck of Clinton.

    Grandparents are Patrick and Josephine Beck of Vine Grove, J.P. and Cheryl Phillips of Knoxville and Jack and Renee Anderson of Georgia.

  • There were no marriage dissolutions granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown this week.

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

    Jessica Amber Marie Smith, 26, and William Joseph Emke, 23, both of Elizabethtown.

    Jannie Idella Yates, 36, and Edward Wayne Yates Jr., 38, both of Rineyville.

    Janet Marie Rodgers, 27, and Rodney Paul Fights III, 28, both of Elizabethtown.

    Susann Kohler, 29, and Bradley James Riley, 24, both of Elizabethtown.

    Kataryna Angelique Delano, 19, and Wayne Vandike Loredo, 20, both of Moreno Valley, Calif.

  • 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.

    Blake A. Gusler (1990). Menacing; alcohol intoxication in a public place; unlawful transaction with a minor. Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $235.

  • 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 Iron Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Radcliff held its seventh annual Ride for Charity on June 2. The recipient of the $400 raised this year was Helping Hand of Hope. Carolyn Culver from Helping Hand of Hope was on hand to explain the function of the agency in the community. Also, the Radcliff Police Department gave a presentation. Auto Zone and Fun for All Motorsports donated prizes to be auctioned.

  • On June 4 Hank Phillips, deputy commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism participated in the Radcliff/Fort Knox Convention and Tourism Commission’s “Lunch and Learn Tourism Session.”  Commissioner Phillips’ presentation touched on the mission of the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism, the State’s Tourism Marketing Incentives Program and the new “There's Only One” advertising campaign that has been a huge success. The “Lunch and Learn Tourism Session” is an annual event.   

  • Warm Blessings Volunteers from Sonora United Methodist Church are pictured at Warm Blessings on their regular night of serving and cleaning up at the soup kitchen.They also presented a donation to Warm Blessings from the church Sunday school ministry’s quarterly community donation. Receiving the donation is Linda Funk Warm Blessings Executive Board chairperson.Pictured from left, Monica Oliver, Sandy Hornback, Deloris Snyder, Linda Funk, W.T. Snyder, Kat Wireman and Mia Wireman.

  • Boxes full of fresh zucchini, yellow squash and broccoli recently were delivered to Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland as the 2012 Farms to Food Banks program kicked off. The food bank will distribute the produce through its network of partner distribution agencies in central Kentucky.

    Also, Kentuckians will have a new opportunity to join the fight against hunger by donating a portion of their income tax refund to support the Farms to Food Banks Trust Fund.