Today's Features

  • Tracy Pearcy and Donovan Copley, both of Hodgenville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The private ceremony is Dec. 12, 2012, at Oveson Height Baptist Church.

  • Tim Clark and Aimee Brakebill were married Sept. 22, 2012, at My Old Kentucky Home in Bardstown with the Rev. Lee Williams officiating.

    The bride is the daughter of Charlie and Sherry Shelton of Hodgenville and Gary and Wanda Brakebill of Radcliff.

    The groom is the son of David and Doris Clark of Owensboro.

    After a honeymoon in the Dominican Republic, the couple reside in Owensboro with their sons, Connor and Colton.

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

    William Francis Ross, 37, Crestwood, and Mieke Anne Stoneham Ross, 39, LaGrange. Married three years.

    John Daniel Smith, 27, and Kendra Campbell, 25, both of Elizabethtown. Married four years.

    William Chase Clark, 30, Upton, and Brandy Howell, 28, Sonora. Married four years.

    Alex Archillia Burgos, 34, Elizabethtown, and Rose Mary Pena Cruz, 32, Royal Garden, Puerto Rico. Married 16 years.

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

    Annie Rose Aguirre, 20, San Antonio, and Brett Anthony Highsmith, 23, Fort Knox.

    Susan Rae Beard, 21, and Wesley Kyle Walker, 21, both of Elizabethtown.

    Dawn Marie Clay, 46, and Leonard Eugene Wyatt Jr., 47, both of Elizabethtown.

    Erin Brook Brantley, 32, and Ndambung Kinteh, 30, both of Elizabethtown.

    Kathy Ann Craven, 50, and Joel Kevin Baron, 51, both of Radcliff.

  • 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.

    Kellie Joe Eversole (1981). Theft by deception (six counts). Six months in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $185.

    Marquise Donte Mallory (1981). Possession of marijuana. Serve 10 days in jail. Total $210.

  • There were no cases of Driving Under the Influence found in Hardin District Court Division I and II 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.

  • Suggested natural materials for wreaths:

    Eastern red cedar

    Inkberry holly

    American holly

    Ornamental grasses

    Pine cones


    Virginia pine

    Needled evergreens

    Plants that will keep their leaves when cut

    Ask first before cutting greenery from another's property.

    Christmas tree farms can be a source of cuttings.

    Source: Amy Aldenderfer, right, Hardin County Cooperative Extension agent for horticulture.

  • Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees met recently for their quarterly potluck dinner meeting. President Kay Bennett opened the meeting so more than 50 members and guests could enjoy a Thanksgiving feast.


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