Today's Features

  • Mark and Melissa Blair of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kaitlin Blair, to Anthony Huff, son of Boone Graham of Buffalo and the late Lisa Graham and Tony Huff of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2012 graduate of Western Kentucky University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education. She is a substitute teacher at LaRue County Schools.

  • Johnie and Maureen Thompson of New Haven announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Marissa, to Stephen Lew, son of Joe and Jennie Lew of Upton.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Nelson County High School and is an instructional assistant at Bardstown City Schools. She is the granddaughter of John and Alene Thompson of Hodgenville and the late Leo and Margie Ball of New Haven.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Our family is really enjoying the sunshine and warm weather. I hope everyone has been outside.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Darlene Grubbs, Heather Raisor, Jessica Reed, Gina Carlburg, Hunter Reynolds, Alice Akers, Haley Skees, Andreya Crewz and Charles Wootton.

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

    Steven Brett Durbin, 22, Blossvale, N.Y., and Sara Beth Fackler, 24, Brandenburg. Married two years.
    Phuong V. Le, 23, Worcester, Mass., and Andrea Takeo, 21, Fort Knox. Married one year.

    Brandon Lee Cossitt, 21, Elizabethtown, and Victoria Ryan List, 21, Vine Grove. married one year.

    Jeremy Stubbs, 31, Radcliff, and Jennifer Crabtrree, 41, Nicholasville. Married four years.

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

    Darlene Elizabeth Cunningham, 56, and Robert Lavern Matty, 40, both of New Haven.

    Jennifer Lynn Bliss, 29, and Rory Alan Kendall, 31, both of Radcliff.

    Brandy Nicole Jones, 18, and Joshua Paul Reece Sipes, 23, both of Muldraugh.

    Rose Amy Black, 28, Radcliff, and Joshua Thomas Clark, 25, Ashton, Idaho.

    Leticia Daugherty, 43, Wylie, Texas, and Robert Allen Vandyke III, 31, Arlington, Texas.

  • 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.

    Antonio Marcus Walker Jr. (1989). Criminal trespassing. Total $310.

    Yong Nan Heath (1967). Theft by deception. Total $185.

    Shaun Anthony Alston (1985). Giving officer false name or address. Serve five days in jail. Total $210.

  • 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.


  • Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    KENTUCKY WEATHER. Two words: Very nice.

    SCHOOL’S OUT. Hope everyone enjoys their summer break. Please be safe. To all motorists, please be very aware of kids being out and about now. Use extra precaution.

    GET-WELL WISHES. Get-well wishes to Linda Thomas, Mae Fern Ford, Thelma Dunn, Mary Goodman, Mike Nall, Sierra Covin, Ernest Sadler,Kevin Goodman, John Shope, Opal Smallwood, Wilma Jean Cundiff and Cathy Morgan.

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown members recently participated in the Hooray for Heroes event in Radcliff. There was an excellent attendance for the event as the Woman’s Club booth had approximately 600 people stop and register for a large gift basket which included a book, "Mama and Me," written by member Nora Sweat and homemade jellies and baked goods.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club President Morris Bottoms presents the club’s annual check in support of Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana to Chris Sherrard. One opportunity afforded scouts was to travel and make new friends along the way. One scout, Kami, age 16, said, “If I had to pick my favorite part of the whole destination, it would be just being with the other girls. We came to San Diego as strangers, but made lifetime friends.”