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.

    Ahmad Zeyad Aburob (1990). Menacing; disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Serve four days in jail. Court costs waived.

    Danita Rose Smallwood (1969). Disorderly conduct. Thirty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $155.

  • CASA of the Heartland recently recognized Arnold Myers, owner of Myers Coffee, for his generous donation of special "CASA's Blend" gourmet coffee to the organization's fundraising efforts. From left, CASA Fundraising Committee Chair Kelly Emerine, Arnold Myers and CASA Executive Director Sylvia Griendling.

  • Ricardo Portillo represented all that is good about youth sports. He was a soccer referee in Taylorsville, Utah, until he died May 4, a week after he was injured in a soccer match.

    Portillo had refereed in the Hispanic soccer league outside Salt Lake City for eight years. He was passionate about soccer and believed he was an important contributor to his community by being a soccer referee for young people. He loved the game and the opportunity for young people to be focused on a soccer field.

  • The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the cities of Elizabethtown and Radcliff Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Phillips Homes, lot 0 Battle Training Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Roland and Betty Perry, 353 Beckley Woods Drive, county. Use: addition.

    Jason and Shera Bryant, 40 Cecilia Smith Mill Road, Cecilia. Use: modular home.

  • The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    PNC Bank National Association to Baumgardner & Associates P.S.C., lot 1 PNC Subdivision, Elizabethtown, $875,000.

    Kentucky Land Holdings of Radcliff LLC to H&M Dream Builders LLC, lot 13 Springfield Meadows, county, $14,900.

    Jane K. Thornton to José L. Millian, lot 84 Bentcreek Subdivision, county, $205,000.

  • About a year ago, Vine Grove resident Monica de Leon added a little color to her life.

  • Buddy Greene performs in concert at 7 p.m. today at Elizabethtown Christian Academy.

    Greene, a singer-songwriter and guitarist, has a country, bluegrass, folk, gospel and blues style. He also plays harmonica.