Today's Features

  • If you know a preschooler you probably know about the “Wonder Pets.” It’s a program that follows Linny the Guinea Pig, Ming-Ming the Duck and Tuck the Turtle, all classroom pets, on adventures after the children have left the school. They work together to help rescue animals in crisis.

  • John Asher of Churchill Downs was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on  Aug. 16. He gave an update on recent tornado damage at the track. Pictured from left are Rotarian Tim Asher, John Asher and Elizabethtown Rotary Club president Michael Owsley.

  • The Radcliff Woman’s Club has been conducting a “Suitcases for Kids” project since August of 2010 when Sherry Kelley informed the club that often times children involved with the Child Protective Agency have no decent container to put their belongings when they are taken from their homes and placed in a more suitable environment. As many as 200 children have been transitioned locally, Kelley told the group.

    Dozens of suitcases and travel bags were brought to the club meeting on Aug. 8 - making the total contribution count reach more than 100.

  • FOR MORE: To listen to music by Radcliff native and rapper Alexander Lane find him at www.reverbnation.com/#!/alexanderlane.



    When he was in the eighth grade, Radcliff native Alexander Lane began hanging out with classmates who enjoyed rap music.

    “One of the major things they were doing was freestyle,” Lane recalled.

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

    Craig Carby, 39, Upon, and Melissa Gerrity, 36, Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Kenneth Kirk Krause, 55, and Bonnie Sue Goodman, 59, both of Elizabethtown. Married 11 years.

    Russell P. Ballard II, 41, and Sheri Scott, 39, both of Elizabethtown. Married 21 years.

    Jonathan E. Trexler, 32, Fort Knox, and Brooke L. Gehringer, 31, Richmond, Va. Married 10 years.

  • The following misdemeanor and traffic violation 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.

    Allan Jones III (1974). Commercial driver not licensed. Total $244.

    Samuel W. Mason (1975). Failure to wear seat belts; failure to use child restraint device in vehicle. Total $219.

    Justin B. Morgan (1991). Speeding 16 mph over; state traffic school. Total $176.

  • 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.

    Sophia Ashley Nichole Lowery, 20, and Christopher Warren Dubree, 28, both of Fort Knox.

    Shamaria Jerusah Ann Hightower, 20, and Matthew David Mercado, 21, both of Fort Knox.

    Andrea Margaret Sherrard, 23, and Cory Wayne Gilpin, 25, both of Elizabethtown.

    Nancy Louise Meekins, 47, and Kevin Ray Turner, 43, both of Eastview.

    Donna Faye Dowell, 50, and Richard William Warfield, 38, both of Radcliff.


    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Fall is on it’s way. I hope it brings cooler weather.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Amanda Hay, Amy Prather, Bob Hodges, Cate Prather, Judy Summers, Kayla Devore, Trevor Plessl, Shelby Key, Rose Powell, Bobby Ash, Heather Miles, Joan Thomas, Roger Richardson, Joan Colonna, Eric Patterson, Carol Fulkerson, Shelby Highbaugh, Linda Hurley, Carrie Fulkerson, Rachel Hodges, Susie Lipsey, Kim Priddy and Richard VanderMeulen.

  • White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    ANNIVERSARY WISHES. Happy 50th wedding anniversary to Hillery and Garnett Turner on Aug. 26.

    Happy 1st wedding anniversary to Brent and Tonya Johnson, today, Aug. 21.

    Happy belated wedding anniversary to Steve and Ange Smith on Aug. 18.