Today's Features

  • Heather Holland of Magnolia and Ryan Huff of Munfordville announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Brian Goldsmith of Cecilia and Melissa Goldsmith of Magnolia.

    The prospective groom is the son of Ronny and Vicki Huff of Munfordville.

    The wedding is at 5:30 p.m. EDT Oct. 6 at Munfordville Church of God in Munfordville.

  • Harvey Jenkins of Elizabethtown celebrated his 82nd birthday Sept. 29, 2012.

    He was born Sept. 29, 1930. He is retired from the military and as minister of the Church of God of Prophecy. He was married to the late Gracie Fite Jenkins.

    He has one daughter, Sharon Davis of Elizabethtown.

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

    Albert C.M. Emerson Jr., 57, Hodgenville, and Joyce Carol Dowell, 56, Elizabethtown. Married 33 years.

    Michael Jaken Collins, 29, and Imelia Loujoya Robinson, 30, both of Fort Knox. Married eight years.

    Todd Albright, 43, Fort Knox, and Bobbi Albright, 67, Columbia, Md. Married 15 years.

    Jerry Spivey, 44, city of residence unknown, and Terrie L. Dennison, 47, Cecilia. Married three years.

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

    Jennifer Marie Schmidt, 23, and Justin Medard Kimery, 23, both of Muldraugh.

    Becky Ballestas, 18, and Tyler Michael Prudente, 18, both of Elizabethtown.

    Sheila Annette Brown, 48, Radcliff, and Clifford Ray Musick II, Elizabethtown.

    Tara Lynn Smith, 35, and Matthew Eugene Kuhlman, 31, both of Elizabethtown.

    Danielle Nicole Rollins, 31, Princeton, and Sean Lee Irons, 32, Central City.

  • 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.

    Dakota Lee Edwards (1992). Criminal littering. Total $255.

    Brandon D. Plowman (1985). Menacing; resisting arrest. Ninety-two days in jail, serve two days in jail balance probated for two years. Total $255.

  • During a recent campout at Otter Creek Par,k the scouts of Boy Scout Troop 24 took advantage of the scenery the park has to offer. One of the requirements to earn the camping merit badge is to backpack for at least four miles. The scouts accomplished this by backpacking one of the trails at the park. Along the trail, they stopped and ate a lunch of dehydrated meals on the rocks high above the Ohio River.   

  • School was in session for the Heart of Kentucky Realtors luncehon Sept. 5 when the Radcliff Woman's Club provided the meal and decorated the room in an educational theme.

     The school-themed decorations, which included miniature desks, a handbell and of course, apples, were only outshined by the food prepared by woman's club members.

     Maria Batistoni, who was in charge, brought trays of stuffed shells; Mary Agnes Sears provided hamburger noodle casserle; and Emma Rosenkrantz shared chicken cordon bleu. 

  • Nelle Thomas was the guest speaker at the Aug. 1 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club. Representing Mission Hope for Kids, Thomas presented the club the organization’s commitment to helping children succeed in life by providing educational, emotional, physical and spiritual support and resources. For information, visit www.missionhopeforkids.orgor call 765-HOPE.

  • SHEPHERD-HELM. Air Force Airman Justin T. Shepherd-Helm graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2011 graduate of Hart County High School, he is the son of Denise Helm of Magnolia.