Today's Features

  • Kerry Skiff is this month's student editor for Rising Voices.

    A junior, who is homeschooled and a part of the Christian Educational Consortium, Kerry is involved in volleyball and soccer at Elizabethtown Christian Academy. Her hobbies include playing the flute.

    Her future career interests include teaching and journalism.

    As editor for the May issue of Rising Voices, Kerry led discussion and assigned stories and photos.

    She joined Rising Voices to gain journalism experience.

  • By Roksolana Turkovska

    People make choices every day, and a decision I made completely changed my life. With God’s will, I became a foreign exchange student from Ukraine with the program FLEX. 

    FLEX gives students a chance to live with a host family and attend a U.S. high school for a year. The program is very competitive. Nearly 7,000 students submitted applications and only 200 from Ukraine became finalists. Fortunately, I was one of them.

  •  HEADLEE. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Bryan C. Headlee, son of Friederike and Robert Headlee of Elizabethtown, recently reported for duty at Navy Recruiting District in Nashville, Tenn. A 2004 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he joined the Navy in September 2004. 

  •  The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights is pleased to announce its presence in Radcliff on May 26, at the Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff. Kentucky Human Rights Education and Outreach Supervisor Mary Ann Taylor will be at the community center from 6 to 8 p.m. to meet with and listen to Hardin County’s citizen’s human rights concerns or questions about civil rights protections. Taylor will be available to take discrimination complaints and provide informational materials. Members of the public with civil rights needs are invited to stop by.

  • The Allegro Dance Theatre will present “The Little Mermaid” this weekend at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The ballet is choreographed by Dale Brannon, an advanced ballet instructor at Allegro who retired from the Louisville Ballet and Stuttgart Ballet.

  •  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 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.

    Troy D. Cary (1988). Failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

    Donald R. Goben Jr. (1973). Theft by deception. Total $155.

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

    Alejandro Ramirez, 39, Fort Benning, Ga., and Jennifer M. Ramirez, 35, Vine Grove. Married 11 years.

    Dillard Lee Logsdon, 37, Elizabethtown, and Sandra Michelle Alvey, 33, Leitchfield. Married six years.

    James R. Prather, 52, and Sharon J. Prather, 54, both of Elizabethtown. Married 11 years.

    Adam Yeager, 29, and Dana Yeager, 29, both of Radcliff. Married five years.

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

    Jana Stewart, 29, and Nicholas Andre Najera, 33, both of Radcliff.

    Lucinda Sue Palmer, 49, and Wade Patrick Tabor, 57, both of Radcliff.

    Brittany Taylor Thompson, 22, and Timothy A. Steadman, 22, both of Hamlin, N.Y.

    Charmaine Ashley Eugenio Araceley, 25, and Stanley Keith Dunnaway, 27, both of Radcliff.

    Heather Marie Domingos, 28, and Thomas Ray Musgrave, 28, both of Elizabethtown.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The weather can’t seem to make up its mind. Summer is just around the corner though.