Today's News

  • Patriotic Pups

    Debbie Smith of Vine Grove dresses her pets, Caiden and Karma, Australian Shepherds, to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.

  • Fourth of July weekend prompts reminders of firework safety

    Sparklers, bottle rockets and other explosives are commonly associated with traditional Fourth of July weekend celebrations, but local fire departments want residents to know they should use them responsibly.

    “They are an explosive device, so if you’re dealing with a fire cracker or any type of popping firework, there is a danger of injury to skin and soft tissue,” said Elizabethtown Fire Department administrative chief Mark Malone.

  • DUIs
  • Tourism bureau approves pair of proposals to promote area

    The Elizabethtown Tourism & Convention Bureau’s commission approved two proposals Wednesday morning it believes will garner more interest in Elizabethtown, thereby leading to more visitor traffic.

    The commission approved up to $15,000 to pave a portion of a Greenspace trail near Buffalo Lake between Executive Drive and Commerce Drive.

    Mary Sprague, one of Greenspace’s founders, said estimates received by the agency place the cost of the paving between $12,000 and $15,000 and would constitute between one-third of a mile and a half mile.

  • Smith speaks at Radcliff Rotary Club meeting

  • Building permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission, Radcliff Planning and Zoning and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Jeremy and Amanda Yates, 118 Lawndale Court, Elizabethtown. Use: detached accessory structure.

    James Keplinger, 75 Canonero Court, Elizabethtown. Use: detached accessory structure.

  • Divorces

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

    James F. Sullivan, 24, and Mykel Marie Hunter, 24, both of Fort Knox. Married 21 months.

    Stephen Claymon, 21, of Radcliff, and Miranda Alberts, 20, of Vine Grove. Married 20 months.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued through the Hardin County Clerk’s Office.

    Murat Ozyurt, 41, and Frances Louise Coogle, 43, both of Elizabethtown.

    Jesse Eugene Hodge, 27, and Ashley Alexandra Bland, 24, both of Lawton, Oklahoma.

    Corwin Leslie Lewis, 48, and Jacquelin Denise Banks, 48, both of Vine Grove.

  • Police chase leads to numerous charges

    An Elizabethtown woman wanted for selling a ring for less than $200 without permission now faces 16 additional charges including five felony counts after a police chase Monday afternoon in Glendale.

    Speeds reached about 80 mph as Melissa L. Cecil, 40, tried to elude police after she was stopped for failing to wear a seatbelt.

  • Elizabethtown man named CFO for NBC networks

    Elizabethtown native Donald Clyde Storm II was appointed June 9 to the top financial spot at E! and Esquire Networks by NBCUniversal on June 9. At just, Storm, 32, is the youngest to ever hold the title of chief financial officer for the company.

    “I’m where I thought I would be, but just here a lot sooner than I thought I would be,” he said.