Today's Features

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

    Delmar J. Wash, 49, Hodgenville, and Patricia G. Hellard, 52, Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Mark Myers, 44, Antioch, Tenn., and Joyce Vincent, 46, Elizabethtown. Married one year.

    Melvin Louis Waddell Jr., 47, and Kimbolyn Elane Hardin, 48, both of Elizabethtown. Married 22 years.

    Michael Lyons, 29, Elizabethton, Tenn., and Sarah C. Decker, 25, Radcliff. Married four years.

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

    Molly Adeline Smith, 23, Sonora, and Jacob Daniel Alcorn, 21, Elizabethtown.

    Codie Marie Culpepper, 23, San Jose, Calif., and Nathan Zane Garza, 23, Fort Knox.

    Jodie Marie Canales, 23, and Travis Casey McConkey, 25, both of Radcliff.

    Katherine Renee Manglona, 25, Elizabethtown, and Desmond Levar Anthony, 35, Lacey, Wash.

    Brittany Dawn Smith, 20, Louisville, and Anthony Mario Diamaio, 26, 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.


    Reico Demond Graves (1975). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Kawana Lashawn Brand (1977). Theft by deception. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Court costs waived.

  • Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Club representative C.T. Christie, right, presents Tom Adams, left, owner of Rineyville Small Engine, with his prize from a recent raffle. Adams gave it to his father-in-law for Christmas.

  • Tractor pulls are nothing new to Tim Hornback, but last fall was the first time the Elizabethtown man pulled a weighty subject into the limelight in such a manner.

    Hornback organized the Burger King Breast Cancer Awareness Truck and Tractor Pull, an event to raise awareness of and money for breast cancer. When all was said and done, the truck and tractor pull drew more than 2,300 people over two nights and raised $13,674.25 for Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

  • The big game is coming up Sunday and with the Super Bowl comes game day snacks.

    Super Bowl snacks always are about eating something yummy, but there are certain kinds of snacks people tend to enjoy more.

    A very unscientific survey on Facebook broke down what people want this way.

  • Sunday, it’s the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens in the Super Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

    Many of you will be entertaining whether you routinely watch football or not, and others of you will find yourselves in a crowded family room, eating great food before the game or during halftime.

    The halftime festivities are so entertaining that you might prefer to eat before the game, followed by nibbling from the coffee table during the game and especially at halftime.

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

    William and Susan Firestone, 402 Beckley Woods Drive, count. Use: basement remodel.

    Charlotte King, 258 Blackburn Road, county. Use: single-wide foundation.

    H&M Dreambuilders, 47 Goldenrod Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.