Today's Features

  • Here we are again on an alphabetical field trip through Culinary Land and this week we are featuring the letters F and G. Now that sounded like something I first heard on “Sesame Street.” But no, we are in the midst of another “Dash of Class” column and I have information about figs and grapes that I hope you find informative and interesting.

  • PETERSHAS. Army Taylor J. Petershas graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

    Peters is the grandson of Opal Wright of Onaway, Mich., and son of Cindy Peters of Radcliff.

    He is a 2011 graduate of Onaway High School.

  • On Sept. 22, Debbie Smith was drawn as the winner of the 50” plasma television donated by Best Buy for the Advocacy & Support Center’s Via Colori.  

  • Jim Routt of Sonora worked construction for 35 years. When he retired at 65, he stopped building frames and began building fires for barbecue.

    Along with his barbecue business, Bucksnort Barbeque, he also volunteers with Carpenters for Christ.

    Routt, 68, has lived in Hardin County most of his life. He lived outside the county for 10 years when he served in the U.S. Navy and worked for a telephone company in Florida. In 1969, he moved back to Hardin County and started to work in the construction business.

  • Virtually everyone has some type of emotional reaction concerning taking tests. Tests are important. They produce a record of knowledge. They provide an entrance to a new program or confirm to the world you have the knowledge to be licensed in your professional field. The higher the stakes of the test, usually the higher the test anxiety.

  • 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.

    Deanna Faye Bearms (1965). Local county ordinance. Total $175.

    Jaymar Y. Bonet (1992). Speeding 80 in a 55; state traffic school. Total $199.

    George E. Cooper III (1984). Speeding 26 mph over. Total $244.

    Ricki L. Doan (1982). No insurance. Total $194.

  • 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 dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Alan McGregor, 43, Radcliff, and Wendy Renee McGregor, 35, city of residence unknown. Married 15 years.

    Gregory Scott Weller, 26, Platte City, Mo., and Jenifer Lawan Glasscock, 28, Vine Grove. Married five years.

    Eric K. Duvall, 46, Big Clifty, and Regina L. Hall, 44, Louisville. Married 15 years.

    Jeffrey Neal Beard, 44, Elizabethtown, and Melissa Barnett, 44, Brevard, Fla. Married 24 years.

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

    Rhiannon Lynnly Ward, 27, and Michael Joseph McGlone, 24, both of Hodgenville.

    Kristina Rose Shields, 26, and Shane Travis Ayers, 37, both of Elizabethtown.

    Tammy Gale Peck, 35, and Ernest Ray Jeffries, 41, both of Ekron.

    SavannahSue McClain, 18, and Daniel Lee Barker, 21, both of Fort Knox.

    Seyanna Lee Tallman, 22, and Steven Adkins Jr., 25, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello to all the readers of the Stephensburg column, I am so happy to have so many of you email or Facebook me to let me know how you enjoyed the news. I want to thank Mr. Sheroan and his staff for all their help with this. It has been so long for me writing anything, the help is greatly appreciated.