Today's News

  • Heartland Festival 2012 decision looms

    Although faced with two July events on the immediate horizon, one of the first decisions facing Elizabethtown’s newly named events coordinator deals with the Heartland Festival.

    Will the event occur on its traditional date on the fourth weekend in August or will Elizabethtown’s signature event skip 2012?

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Jaggers resigns as North Hardin coach (03/25)

    North Hardin High School football coach Crad Jaggers didn’t want to make a snap decision after last season, so he did some soul searching for months whether to return to the sidelines this year.

    It wasn’t until assistant coach Brent Thompson handed him a wristband with the slogan All In – the same one Auburn University during its national championship season two years ago – on it that he realized what he needed to do.

  • PREP SOFTBALL/BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Central finishes second in TSOA (03/25)

    The News-Enterprise

    Fourth-ranked Louisville Mercy limited Central Hardin to just four singles as the Jaguars, coached by Central Hardin graduate Josh Bloomer, shut out the eighth-ranked Lady Bruins, 6-0 on Saturday in the TSOA Tournament final at Meade County.

    Wesley Edwards led Central Hardin (5-2) with two hits, while Abbi Goedde and Brianna Blair each had one hit.

    April Pence (4-1) took the loss, striking out five, walking two and allowing nine hits.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Weekend Results (03/25)



  • Divorces

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

    Craig Michael Richard Muckle, 38, and April Ann Muckle, 27, both of Fort Knox. Married three years.

    David E. Clark Sr., 29, and Tammy Bigler, 28, both of Elizabethtown. Married seven years.

    Roger Lee Easton, 71, and Barbara Jean Skaggs, 70, both of Radcliff. Married 52 years.

    Matthew Paul Chandler, 23, Radcliff, and Betty Cazares, 24, Fort Knox. Married three years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Brittany Faith Swenson, 20, and James Lee Tierney III, 31, both of Fort Knox.

    Casey Lyn Seidel, 23, and Larry Wayne Kerr, 33, both of Elizabethtown.

    Donna Lynn Curl, 42, and Bobby Lee Emanuel, 34, both of Elizabethtown.

    Shannon Renae Englert, 28, and Dustin Lee Robey, 23, both of Louisville.

    Jessica Lindsay Gaskin, 23, Fort Knox, and Vince Gregory Arthur, 25, Lima, Ohio.

  • 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.


  • 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.

    Demetrius Clayton (1990). Possession of marijuana; buy/possess drug paraphernalia; fleeing or evading police; assault. Three hundred sixty-five days in jail, serve 180 days balance probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $185.

  • PREP TRACK ROUNDUP: Weekend Results (03/25)



    HODGENVILLE — JOHN HARDIN and LaRue County results from Saturday's LaRue County Invitational at LaRue County High School:



      1. John Hardin (JH)           161 Points

      3. LaRue County (LC)                 125

  • Dodgeball challenge inspires competition, community support

    At the count of three, teachers rushed for balls lined up across the center of the gym at Elizabethtown High School.

    The teachers from Helmwood and Morningside elementary schools, T.K. Stone Middle School and Elizabethtown High School launched balls at each other, the barrage echoing loud thunks throughout the gym. They ducked and wove to avoid the projectiles being hurled Friday during the Clash of the Commonwealth.