Today's News

  • Elliott

    Michelle Hilary Bewley and Sonnie Antoine Elliott of Elizabethtown were married by Father Dan Lincoln on Dec. 3, 2011, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.

    The bride is the daughter of Cathy Yates of Rineyville and Michael Bewley of Danville.

    The groom is the son of Rosie Elliott of Radcliff and Sam Smith of Shaw, Miss. 

    The bride was given in marriage by her father.

  • Parents welcome Santino Noel

    Naomi-Nicole M. and Michael G. Lupacchino of Fayetteville, N.C., announce the birth of a son, Santino Noel Lupacchino, on Feb. 14, 2012, at Cape Fear Valley Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20¾ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Audrey R. Jacques and Noel E. Helm. Paternal grandparents are Sonia G. Barber and Michael A. Lupacchino.

    Great-grandparents are Marian A. Keenan and David G. Hofer and Ginette Y. Helm and James R. Helm.

  • Parents welcome Camden Reed

    Jason Logsdon and Lori Powell of Irvington announce the birth of a son, Camden Reed Logsdon, on Dec. 14, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 4 pounds, 14 ounces and was 16.5 inches long.

    He has a brother, Isaiah Powell; and a sister, Sydney Logsdon.

    Maternal grandparents are Lora and Scott Carter of Irvington and the late Richard Powell. Paternal grandparents are Mary Logsdon of Millerstown and the late Jerry Logsdon.

    Great-grandparents are Norma West and the late Elroy West and the late Gilbert and Nellie Logsdon.

  • Misdemeanors

    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.

  • DUIs

    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.


  • Marriages

    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.

  • E’town man injured in rollover crash

    Christopher R. Hill, 25, of Elizabethtown, was seriously injured early Saturday morning when the pickup truck he was driving crashed on Wilson Road north of Elizabethtown.

    Hill’s 2010 Ford pickup was southbound on Wilson Road (Ky. 447) around 1:30 a.m. Saturday when it ran off the right side of the roadway, Kentucky State Police Trooper Norman Chaffins said in a news release.

  • Man killed on Western Kentucky Parkway

    An 18-year-old Caneyville man was killed Saturday morning when he and his father were struck by a truck. The truck driver has been charged with murder.

    Ricky L. Mudd, 47, and his son, Joshua T. Mudd, 18, both of Caneyville, were in the eastbound emergency lane of Western Kentucky Parkway west of Exit 94 at 9:30 a.m. putting gas in a 1995 Oldsmobile that was disabled Friday, Kentucky State Police said.

  • BOYS' 17TH DISTRICT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: Bulldogs finally finish, win final (02/26)

    Brandon Price redeemed himself.

    After what he deemed a disappointing performance in the Boys’ 17th District Basketball Tournament semifinals, the junior guard saved John Hardin with his ability to get to the foul line and hit his free throws in Saturday’s district championship.

    And he helped the Bulldogs finally finish a title game off.

  • Two killed in Friday morning crashes

    Two drivers died in Hardin County within an hour of each other Friday morning in single-vehicle crashes.

    A man and woman were ejected from their vehicles in separate wrecks in the early morning. The crashes came just a day after another fatal crash in the county. A failure to wear seat belts played a role in all three, police said.