Today's Features

  • Howevalley

    Andrea Gilpin, 735-7845

    KENTUCKYWEATHER. Can it be? Is warm weather here for awhile? I surely hope so and so many others do as well.

    ALUMNI. The 58th Annual Howevalley Alumni Association will meet April 27 at Howevalley Elementary School. Social hour begins at 5 p.m. and dinner and business meeting will begin at 6 p.m. For information, call 862-5020

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends, I hope everyone is doing great this week. It’s been a good week at my house. Alex plowed up his garden spot to get it ready for planting. It’s bigger this year. Alex and Brittany did well with the garden they had last year.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES. I want to wish France Dunn, Ashley Peters, Marcia Conyers, Pat Peters, and Carl Peters all a happy birthday and many more to come.

    GET-WELL WISHES. Get-well prayers for Mitchell Grimes, Susie Witten and Joann Underwood.

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

    Martin J. Williams, 60, and Lisa Kay Langley, 56, both of Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Loren James Hickman, 47, and Jennifer Lynn Csonka, 48, both of Elizabethtown. Married five years.

    James Daniel Wallace, 62, Elizabethtown, and Deborah Ann Gray, 49, Hodgenville. Married eight years.

    Tommy Irwin, 42, Vine Grove, and Pamela Michelle Irwin, 34, Cox’s Creek. Married 10 years.

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

    Darcy Brandis Johnson, 31, Elizabethtown, and Adam Thomas Paulson, 32, Evansville, Ind.

    Bernice Nadine Mudrie, 52, and William Herman Arthur Jr., 40, both of West Point.

    Lisa Renee Huffman, 39, and Dennis Joseph Doyen, 40, Glenwood, Iowa.

    Tywanda Shnik Williams, 38, and Johnny Lee Cobb, 35, both of Rineyville.

    Shirley Ann Basham, 76, and Ralph Lamont Brand, 77, both of Vine Grove.

  • 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.

    Charlene C. Jones (1990). Unlawful transaction with a minor. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $155.

    Samantha R. Wieland (1994). Person 18-20 possess/purchase/attempt to purchase/have another purchase alcohol. Total $205.

  • 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.

  • Lynann Centers, along with her dog, Hope, a golden retriever, reads a story to G.C. Burkhead Elementary School children at Mission Hope for Kids. Centers is the owner of Heaven Sent Half-Pints in Magnolia. Mission Hope for Kids is a nonprofit after-school program, which offers educational, emotional, physical and spiritual support for first through 12th graders. For information on the program or to volunteer, visit missionhopeforkids.org or call 765-4673.

  • Employees of Stiles, Carter and Associates P.S.C. recently designated money raised through its casual Friday program to Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen.

    “Employees pay $3 to wear blue jeans to work and the funds, termed as blue jean money, are matched by partners of the business and distributed to a charity of choice," said employee Karen Hunley. “Warm Blessings was chosen because of the services the program provides to people with great needs in the community.”

  • GRANT. Navy Seaman Apprentice Brandon J. Grant, son of Kimberly D. and stepson of Anthony C. Sarver of Glendale, recently was promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. Grant received the early promotion for outstanding performance during all phases of the training cycle. He is a 2011 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

  • YATES. Army 2nd Lt. Clayton W. Yates has graduated from the Army Basic Officer Leader Course at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. A 2007 graduate of St. Xavier High School in Louisville, he earned a bachelor’s degree in 2011 from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Yates is the son of David Yates and Kaye Yates, both of Vine Grove.