Today's Features

  • The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • 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.

    Richard E. Diehl, 317 College St., Elizabethtown. Use: utility building.

    Aaron and Karen Jesko, 104 Stoneybrook Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Ken Howard, 643 Foxfire Road, Elizabethtown. Use: bathroom remodel.

  • The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Charles Jr. and Angela Mattingly to Jason R. Sutton, lot 6 Boone Trace Subdivision, county, $162,500.

    Michael S. and Angela M. Lyon to Anthony L. Atteberry, 2755 Rineyville Big Springs Road, Rineyville, $129,500.

    Don Coffey Homes LLC to Navneet and Janelle Kaul, 151 Santa Fe Subdivision, county, $233,500.

    Brian J. and Kirsten M. Beeman to Teresa A. Hall, 571 Lavista Drive, Rineyville, $183,000.

  • The Vine Grove Class of ’51 celebrated its 60th year class reunion on June 24, 2011 at Lincoln Trail Golf Club in Vine Grove. Those attending were, back row from left, Marion Henderson, Bob Cooper, Keith Emerine and Joel Brown; front row, Dorothy Bennett Jones, Elizabeth Ann Thomas Whelan, Ann Nordling Keisler and Arvenia Caster.

  • Rick Baumgardner, Rotary District 6710 governor and member of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club, was the speaker at the July 12 meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club. He gave an update on plans for the coming year.

  • The Radcliff Woman’s Club participated in the City of Radcliff Summer Blast on June 25 at Colvin Community Center.

  • Elizabethtown NARFE, Chapter 1050, met in July at the Nolin RECC Conference Room in Elizabethtown. The speaker was member Clay Shannon who focused on four essentials for NARFE:  1. Stay active on the NARFE rolls; 2. Talk one-on-one with legislators, either in legislative meetings or through correspondence;  3. Attend the 2012 meeting for the state as a delegate; and 4. Prepare for 2013 Federation meeting since the local club will be the hosts. 

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown made donations to Helping Hand and the History Museum on July 8.

  • On June 24, Hardin District Judge Kimberly W. Shumate gave the oath of office to Radcliff Police Department’s newest officers. Pictured from left, Capt. Kenneth Mattingly, Officer Brandon Casey, Capt. William Wells, Officer Morgan Jones, Judge Shumate and Radcliff Mayor J.J. Duvall.

  • Rev up your engines, polish up those tires and wipe down the chrome because Cruisin’ the Heartland returns to town this weekend.

    Last year’s even was expected to draw 300 cars but organizers were thrilled to see about 950 cars from six states lining the streets of downtown Elizabethtown.

    “We were very happy for the first year,” organizer Rik Hawkins said. “It felt like you’d walked back in time with all the chrome, glitter and muscle cars.”