Local News

  • Radcliff City Council to reconsider Mac’s Mowing bill

    The Radcliff City Council should vote Tuesday on whether to pay its contracted tree limb removal service an extra $11,500.

    In August, the council came to a general consensus not to pay Mac’s Mowing and Tree Service in Vine Grove the requested money. The company said a strong late May storm caused crews to exceed normal operating costs.

  • Dump truck spill causes delays on I-65

    Motorists on northbound Interstate 65 were delayed Wednesday as traffic was reduced to one lane after a dump truck spilled a portion of its cargo.

    According to Kenny Aubrey of Kentuckiana Trucking, the tailgate of the dump truck was forced open after hitting a pothole. That caused the truck to spill some of its 12-ton load of wood particles.

  • Local legislator in on medical marijuana debate

    State Rep. Tim Moore said he has heard so many “flippant” testimonies on medical marijuana that he’s nauseous.

    Serving on the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare, Moore said he hears a testimony advocating for medicinal marijuana every week or every other week.

  • Mother accused of abuse to terminate parental rights

    One day before their separate trials were set to begin, a mother accepted a plea agreement to terminate parental rights for allowing her boyfriend to abuse her child.

  • Disturbance in Elizabethtown turns standoff with KSP

    An Elizabethtown man wanted in connection to a road rage incident reported on Interstate 65 was taken into custody Tuesday night after a brief standoff with Kentucky State Police.

  • Police to release details from pursuit today

    Following a pursuit that ended in a head-on crash landing three in the hospital Tuesday evening, police are not releasing names of those involved.

    The wreck on Wilson Road in Radcliff is still under investigation and further details will not be released until sometime today, according to Hardin County Sheriff’s spokesman Rex Allaman.

  • New fire truck to be dedicated Friday

    The Glendale Fire Department will dedicate its new fire truck in a ceremony Friday evening.

    The 1998 KME pumper truck can seat five firefighters and can carry 1,000 gallons. It was acquired to replace a vehicle damage in the Interstate 65 crash that killed Jonathan French and injured his mother, Lisa French, who also is a Glendale firefighter.

  • Delays occur on northbound I-65

    An overturned semi has dumped part of its load of wood chips on Interstate 65 today and northbound traffic is being inconvenienced.

    Vehicles are backed up more than two miles near the I-65 interchange with Ky. 313.

  • Pursuit ends in head-on crash in Radcliff

    A pursuit that began in Elizabethtown ended in a head-on crash on South Wilson Road in Radcliff, sending the suspect and two others to the hospital.

    A sheriff’s deputy initiated a traffic stop in Elizabethtown, according to Hardin County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Rex Allaman, and a man driving a black Toyota Corolla pulled off into a gas station.

  • Man sentenced for sexual abuse, perjury

    A look of relief spread over the faces of the victim’s family Tuesday when a Hardin circuit judge denied a motion for probation for a Rineyville man facing two years for third-degree sexual abuse and perjury.

    The victim told the court how she’s experienced “overwhelming pain” because of Reiner “Lee” Alfred Legaspi’s actions.