Today's Features

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

    Christopher Douglas Smith, 24, Radcliff, and Elizabeth Nicole Jones, 22, Bossier, La. Married four years.

    Jan Marco-Peterson, 36, Columbus, Ga., and Tracey Sanders, 35, Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Kevin M. Fox, 37, and Rachel L. Selby, 35, both of Rineyville. Married three years.

    Jason Brown, 27, and Sarah Grimm, 28, both of Radcliff. Married five years.

  • 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.

    Montiest D. Barney (1992). Theft by unlawful taking. Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $255.

    Bobby L. Henderson III (1989). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Beverly K. Brewer (1965). Theft by deception. Total $155.

  • 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 marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Jennifer Lynn Purvis, 37, and Ryan Dwayne Main, 45, both of Fort Knox.

    Nicole Rachelle Bistline, 23, and Kyle Joseph Porter, 26, both of Frankfort.

    Amanda Gail Carman, 30, and Donovan O’Neal Stewart, 37, both of Louisville.

    Mary Faye Jent, 43, and Robert Joseph Bush II, 41, both of Elizabethtown.

    Rachel Michelle Crick, 21, and James Michael Myers, 23, both of Radcliff.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Summer is here. The children are out of school and it is time for the fun to begin. Enjoy your summer everyone.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Melissa Troutt, Johnny Taylor, Kristen Parrett, Tina Nall, Justin Yates, Christopher Riney, Steve Purdom, Isaiah Geer, Angela Langley, Lydia Wiseman, Daniel Perry, David Nall, Garrett Greenwell, Kathy Dowdell, Arlie Banks, Ethan Gibson, Jason Crutcher, Brittany Deaton, Stephanie Hall, Jane Lucas, Jason Pike, Mike Gunning, Lydia Miller, Randy Grezsik, Earl Crews, Michael Miller, Ruth Froedge and Luke Shively.


    On a recent field trip to historic Whitehall house and gardens in Louisville, several members of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown enjoyed a beautiful spring day while exploring the gardens as well as taking a tour of the house. The gardens are noted for their large collection of peonies in the spring and hydrangea in the summertime in addition to the Ralph Archer Woodland Fern Garden, featuring a Victorian stumpery and is home to an unprecedented regional collection of woodland plants.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club secretary Karen Jacob White and Lion Jason Aaron insured that Lion Norman Jones and his family would be present for a surprise 85th birthday celebration April 24. Lion Charlie Lanz did the honors of recounting some of Jones’ career and personal highlights as well as recognizing PDG Lion Jones’ 55 years of service as a Lion. Jones thanked the club and expressed how much it meant to him to be a member of the Lion’s family and a resident of Elizabethtown, saying he wouldn’t want to live anywhere else.

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown presented certificates to two young students for being state winners in cultural arts events.