Today's News

  • Divorces

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

    Joshua Wayne Rabold, 37, and Heather Elise Rabold, 41, both of Fort Knox. Married 12 years.

    Chris Anthony Dougherty, 29, Orlando, and Kedeisha Ann-Marie Grant, 31, Fort Knox. Married five years.

    Steven Darrell Tubbs, 26, and Melissa Kay Sutton, 24, both of Elizabethtown. Married seven years.

    Joel Anthony Ware, 29, and Jennifer Kelley Bloodworth, 33, both of Radcliff. Married three years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Anita Caroline Hall, 42, and David Louis Nall II, 41, both of Cecilia.

    Carolyn Ann Bewley, 57, and Anthony Clay Warren, 64, both of Elizabethtown.

    Arielle Rae McComas, 31, Charleston, W.Va., and Nathan Andrew Hair, 36, Elizabethtown.

    Amy Krista Hinkle, 23, Elizabethtown, and Joshua Adam Saucier, 22, Fort Knox.

    Hayley Dawn Foster, 25, and Daniel William Gibson, 24, both of Radcliff.

  • 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.

    Shelly Coffman (1977). Theft by deception. Total $155.

    David Lynn Hayes (1958). Theft by unlawful taking. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $255.

    AnnelieseWilhelmine Land(1967). Theft by deception. Total $155.

  • 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.


  • Fort Knox hosts welcome-home celebration for newly returned troops

    Fort Knox thanked its recently returned soldiers with a chance to relax and spend time with family.

    The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation at Fort Knox hosted a Welcome Home Celebration from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Keyes Park. The festival was open to all military families, but was focused on soldiers who recently had returned from deployment.

  • Seeking patience to sort through the pieces

    Autism is a mystery.

    There’s no known cure and no confirmed cause.

    Diagnosis has increased dramatically in the past two decades. It now reportedly impacts one in 110 children in the U.S.

    You might recognize I’ve been doing some research on the topic. But it didn’t start here in April, which is designated as Autism Awareness Month.

    It’s been a topic of particular interest for some time. My primary instructor is a 6-year-old redheaded boy who calls me Grandpa.

  • Muldraugh dreads the final bell

    Muldraugh parents comforted by knowing their children were just minutes away during the school day are struggling to adjust to the news that next year that won’t be the case.

    Muldraugh Elementary School is closing at the end of the school year, along with Battletown Elementary School northwest of Brandenburg, and Muldraugh residents are reeling from the news that their community school is closing.

  • Hornback steps down as E-911 director

    With more than 30 years of government service under his belt, Robert Hornback is retiring Monday as director of the Hardin County 911 Control Center.

    Hornback, 62, is a retired detective from Radcliff Police Department and the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office. He’s been director of E-911 since 2006.

    Upon Hornback’s retirement, E-911 will be moved under Emergency Service, said David Underwood, administrator of Hardin County Emergency Service

  • Yard sales provides miles of opportunity for shoppers, sellers

    Vendors selling their wares and shoppers looking for a good deal Saturday lined Ky. 86 in Cecilia as residents in Hardin County and beyond took part in the first 26 Mile Yard Sale.

    The yard sale was organized by the Cecilia Ruritan Club, replacing a community yard sale the club hosted the past few years.

    Residents were encouraged to set up their own sales plots along the 26-mile length of road or rent a booth for $10 if they did not live on the road.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Kidd-Gilchrist trying to live up every moment (04/29)

    Surprisingly enough, former University of Kentucky men’s basketball star Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is not counting down the days until the NBA draft.

    The chiseled 6-foot-7, 232-pound forward figures to be a first-round lock by many pundits, but he didn’t act like it a soon-to-be millionaire during an appearance Saturday afternoon at Elizabethtown’s Towne Mall.

    Kidd-Gilchrist seemed to savor every minute of his two-hour autograph signing for the more than 400 that paid to see him.