Today's News

  • June 6 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Soheila Nicole Pashmforosh, 25, and Pattrick Daniel Murray, 32, both of Elizabethtown.

    Gwendolien Elaine Sweatt, 40, and James Edward Reaves III, 28, both of Radcliff.

    Natalie Brooke Williams, 24, Elizabethtown, and Howard Tavares Alexander, 25, Winona, Miss.

    Elizabeth Ann Scalf, 24, and Charles Thomas Hopkins, 36, both of Elizabethtown.

    Skylar Leanne Drury Kuerzi, 19, Hodgenville, and Steven Tyler Watts, 23, Elizabethtown.

  • Central's dream season comes to an end



    LEXINGTON - Even the very best of baseball seasons can sometimes have an unhappy ending.

    For the Central Hardin High School Bruins, a season in which they earned a State Tournament berth and a school-best 28 wins, ended in the heat and humidity of Applebee's Park Monday afternoon with a 5-2 setback to Greenup County.

  • There is a place for men in Zumba



    Caucasian? Check.

    Y chromosome? Check.

    Overweight? Check.

    Dance training? Umm, no.

    So what in the world made me think I could pull off Zumba?

    In the chemical scent and billion colors of E-Town Swim & Fitness I had spent my nights lifting things and performing whatever verb one associates with an elliptical machine. Ellipticising?

    But the reality of working out alone is that routine sets in like rigor mortis in a C-Span audience; quickly and inevitably.

  • June 4 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Lorna Gaddy v. Walgreen’s Company, West Main Street, Frankfort. Claims negligence. Seeks judgment for damages; trial by jury.

  • June 14: Services


  • Police, policies and pursuits



    When a car crashes while fleeing and evading police in Hollywood, metal screeches against metal, a bad guy is consumed in explosive flames and film audiences are entertained. When a fleeing driver crashes in Hardin County, metal still screeches but the bad guy does not face risk alone; he shares it with officers on his tail, other motorists and property.

  • June 14, 2010: Obituaries

    Mary Rose Jackson Dawson Mary Rose Jackson Dawson, 73, of New Haven, passed away Saturday, June 12, 2010, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville. She was born on April 20, 1937, in Lyons Station. She was a graduate of LaRue County High School. She was a member of Rolling Fork Christian Church in Lyons Station and retired from Bardstown Manufacturing and child care se

  • June 6 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation 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.

    Justin A. Edwards (1990). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $245.

    Nina A. Dale (1990). Disregarding stop sign; state traffic school. Total $164.

    Darrell Wayne Jenkins Jr. (1974). Speeding 15 mph over; state traffic school. Total $174.

  • Happy birthday U.S. Army



    Birthday cake was served Monday in the Fort Knox Leaders’ Club, but with the number of years being celebrated, candles wisely were not used.

    The Association of the United States Army hosted a 235th birthday celebration for the U.S. Army. Flag Day is celebrated as the day of the Army’s creation.

    Along with a keynote speech from Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley, the Audie Murphy Club gave a presentation of Army history.

  • Once neglected, veterans’ remains to be interred today



    After years of sitting in storage, the cremated remains of more than 30 veterans — from World War I to the Korean War — will be interred today at a Radcliff cemetery.

    While the story of these remains had been one of neglect, that certainly isn’t the case now.

    A military burial and service is expected to include a major procession, a flyover and a large crowd at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central.