Today's Features

  • Steve Sherrard is more than a bus driver to the John Hardin High School boys’ basketball team and coaches.

    “The players and coaches look to Steve as part of our staff,” head varsity coach Mark Wells said.

    They jokingly refer to Sherrard as director of basketball operations.

    “He is more than just our bus driver, though he is very skilled and professional about his driving,” Wells said.

    The players often call him Mr. Sherrard.

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

    Jason Scott Nowicki, 34, and Mary Hollice Wells, 39, both of Elizabethtown. Married six years.

    Aubert Lee Freeman, 49, Shepherdsville, and Patricia Carol Sturgeon, 52, Mount Washington. Married 28 years.

    Mark John Pigg, 47, Prattsville, Ark., and Nancy Parmley, 46, Elizabethtown. Married 10 years.

    Thomas Christopher Lanham, 38, and Shawn Marie Lanham, 42, both of Brandenburg. Married nine years.

  • 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.

    Phillip Dale Mays Jr. (1976). Alcohol intoxication in a pubic place. Total $235.

    Heather M. Babinski (1987). Theft by unlawful taking. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $310.

    Stephanie G. Ellis (1988). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

  • 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 licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Shelley Lynn Johnson, 27, and Jeremy Walton Swartz, 32, both of Elizabethtown.

    Candace Amber Testerman, 29, and James Matthew Cornett, 26, both of Elizabethtown.

    Javis Renee Griffin, 42, Vine Grove, and Erica Lee Kincaid, 43, Louisville, Miss.

    Sandra Lee Bowling, 32, and Robert Lee Griffith Jr., 36, both of Elizabethtown.

    Shara Kay Fulton, 21, Germantown, and William Gee Edward Lofton, 28, Louisville.

  • White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    There will be no school for students in Hardin County Schools on March 5. It is a Professional Learning Day for staff.

    VISITS. Last weekend visitors of Ervin and Violet Stith were Lisa, Ian, Brody and Darby McDonald, Angel Stith, Danny Stith and Greg, Christy, Devin, Kennedy and Olivia Stith. Also Donnie Stith recently visited them.

    Marjorie Riggs visited with Kathy and me last Saturday.

    Ervin and Violet Stith recently visited Bobby and Larry Stith and Ada Marie Skees and family.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    March is upon and with it comes warmer temperatures, I hope.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Aaron Thomas, Christiana Mastoroudis, Shirley A Ramsey, Mary Louise Ramsey, Darryl Helm, Gail Ramones, Lois Strader, Terrell Copelin, Michaela Meredith, Jared Adwell, Chris Dixon and Amanda Butera.

  • Howevalley

    Margaret Sherrard Gilpin,735-7845  

    WINTER? We still are having mixed up weather, a little snow, a little wind and somewhat warmer temperatures. Wonder what the month of March will bring.

    KENTUCKYBASKETBALL. The wildcats are playing well. The game against Mississippi State was a nail biting one. Thank goodness the cats pulled it off in the end.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

  • Cecilia

    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    We still are having the most unusual weather for this time of the year that I can remember. One year, many years ago, I remember the temperature being 70 or more one day in February, but I can’t remember as to what the rest of the winter was like.