Today's Features

  • Robert and Christa Hanna of Austin, Texas, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary May 25, 2013.

    They were married May 25, 1963, in Glendale.

    Mr. Hanna served in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years, was president of Austin Science Associates and worked for LCRA.

    They have a daughter, Diana, of Austin; and two grandchildren.

  • Michael and Bonnie Wheeler of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Marie Wheeler, to James Todd Smith, son of Barry and Renee Smith of Columbia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2013 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College.

    The prospective groom also is a 2013 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College.

    The wedding is at 4:30 p.m. June 1, 2013, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

  • Laura Stewart and Craig Bell announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Carl Jr. and Lola Stewart of Millwood. She is a certified surgical technologist and first assistant at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Tommy and Frankie Bell of Hodgenville. He is the owner of Craig Bell Electric in Hodgenville.

    The wedding is May 31, 2013, at Pleasant Valley United Baptist Church.

  • Cecilia

    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    The stork was kept busy last week, delivering a sweet little girl to Elizabethtown on May 8 to the College Heights United Methodist Church Youth Minister Joe and Andrea Bennett. Sydney was welcomed home by her 2-year-old brother, William.

    On May 9, he took a precious little boy to Bowling Green to my grandson, Brock and Ashley Barnes. Blake was welcomed home by his big brother, 3-year-old Brody.

    Congratulations to both families and wishing them the best in all things.

  • The children of Talina Lee Patterson and Tommy Gordon Tedder, both of Buffalo, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their parents.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 1, 2013, behind Tedder’s barn with a reception to follow in the backyard of the home of Allison and Keith Blair.

    All friends and relatives are invited. No invitations will be sent. RSVP to 734-6552 or 765-9305.

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

    Harold Jarvis Johnson, 39, Eastview, and Stephanie G. Johnson, 41, Upton. Married 20 years.

    James Harper, 32, Radcliff, and Anna Edwards, 31, Columbia, S.C. Married 10 years.

    Wally Black, 46, and Cynthia Behringer, 53, both of Elizabethtown. Married 12 years.

    Ralph Keith Rigdon, 41, and Carla Adana Rigdon, 36, both of Munfordville. Married seven years.

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

    Elizabeth Marie Newsome, 22, and Andrew Philip MacArthur, 20, both of Fort Knox.

    Trayle Ann Amos, 20, and Steven Ray Skaggs, 21, both of Elizabethtown.

    Patricia Lynn McCandless, 22, Elizabethtown, and Daylon Isaiah Dewayne Thomas, 22, Leitchfield.

    Samella Kirk, 60, Radcliff, and David Lee Turner, 68, Warren, Ohio.

    Stephanie Lynn Brock, 22, and Joseph Patrick Hull, 26, both of Fort Knox.

  • 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.

    Kendall Parnell (1968). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Timothy D. Yates (1965). Criminal mischief; escape. Twelve months in jail, serve two months balance probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $180.