Today's Features

  • 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 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.

    Bonnie J. Wheeler (1976). Theft by deception (two counts). Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Court costs waived.

    Roerta Lee Peterson (1966). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Gerald Keith Starks (1956). Theft by deception. Total $210.

  • Betty L. Alvey of Elizabethtown celebrated her 80th birthday Aug. 4, 2012, with a party hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Larry Alvey of Lexington. Thirty-eight guests attended.

    She has two granddaughters and three great-grandchildren.

  • Continuing with the “Know Your Rotarian” series, Rotarian Pam DeRoche gave fellow club members a brief autobiography. DeRoche is the only Radcliff native still living in Radcliff in the club. In spite of her hometown status, her children are strung far and wide, from Minot, N.D., to Japan. A long way to visit grandchildren, she is thankful for Skype. Pictured are Pam DeRoche, left, and Club President Dr. Gail Phoenix.

  • Pictured are Cindy Gibson, Brian Allen and Ron Stephens at the Aug. 17 meeting of the Hardin County AM Rotary Club. Allen, of the U.S. Forestry Department, was the guest speaker at the meeting.

  • Chapter 1050 of The National Active and Retired Federal Employees recently met in Elizabethtown for the August potluck. More than 50 members and 10 perspective members attended.

  • ROARK. Air Force Airman Christina F. Roark graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    Roark is the daughter of Clyde Roark of Elizabethtown and sister of Clyde P. Roark of Sierra Vista, Ariz.

    She is a 2004 graduate of Buena High School, Sierra Vista.

  • HEFNER. Navy Seaman Recruit Alexandra R. Hefner, daughter of Valerie E. and John R. Hefner of Elizabethtown, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

    Hefner is a 2010 graduate of Richmond Hill High School of Richmond Hill, Ga.

  • The children and staff of Highland Baby Tender would like to thank all the volunteers from United Way for painting the building on its service day. Pictured from left, Patrick Hammons, Taya Druen, Gracelynn Hazelwood, Kara Chavez, Camden Clark, McKenzie Dandridge, Ellie Nemec, Lucy Baldwin, Skyler Shipp, Madison Brock, Alexis Rayle, Rachael Hammons and Noah Bowling. Front row, Alex Chavez, Seth Dandridge and Roselynn Thomas.

  • 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.

    Chris Brangers, 3126 Boone Road, Rineyville. Use: pole barn-storage.

    Chris and Heather Bell, 26 Deforest Court, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    James R. Sampley, 22 Deforest Court, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.