Today's Features

  • The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) met June 21 at its clubhouse on Fort Knox. The prime agenda item for the meeting was to conduct the installation of the commander and his staff for the 2011-12 chapter year. Capt. William Dibble, the Department commander, presided. Installed were Lt. Col. Toby Martinez, commander; Lt. Col. Lawrence Herzog, adjutant; and Lt. Col. Richard Ardisson, treasurer. The two vice commanders, Col. Dale Stewart and Col. John Smith, will be installed at the next meeting.

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently presented donations to several different organizations in the community.

  • Recent special guest at the Radcliff Rotary luncheon was Bob Thompson, Col. Harlan Sanders impersonator and former mayor of Lawrenceburg. Bearing an uncanny resemblance to the legendary “Colonel” of fried chicken fame, Thompson gave the club members a biographical sketch of Sanders in the first person. He has been portraying the world-renown Kentucky icon for more than 20 years. He can be contacted at colbob@att.net

  • Chris Sherrard, left, officer manager of Elizabethtown Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana, receives a donation from Elizabethtown Lions Club President Brian Dennis. The Girl Scout program builds courage, confidence and character.

  • There’s one thing you can know for sure about Elaine Geer. She loves Rineyville.

    She was born and raised in Rineyville and is a 1975 graduate of North Hardin High School. Her roots in the town run deep. Her late father, Tom Wiseman, famous for his burgoo, lived there most of his life and her grandmother taught piano at the elementary school.

    “I just wish everyone could experience Rineyville in the 1960s,” Geer said. “It was a great place to raise children and it still is today.”

  • 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.