Today's News

  • Ovitt — Mahoney

    Peter and Linda Ovitt of Indian Lake, N.Y., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Erica Lynn Ovitt, to Andrew Charles Mahoney of Saratoga Springs, N.Y., son of Patricia Mahoney of Indian Lake.

    The bride-to-be is working on her doctorate in physical therapy at Sage Graduate School.

    The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of Cazenovia College with a bachelor’s degree. He is employed in Saratoga Springs.

    A summer 2012 wedding is planned.

  • Rivera — Huff

    Miguel and Gisela Rivera of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Vanessa B. Rivera, to Matthew S. Huff, son of Debrah Lilly-Smith of Hopkinsville and Bobby and Amy Huff of Owensboro. 

    The bride-to-be graduated from McKendree University with a Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in human resources and she is enrolled in a master degree program at McKendree University. She is a customer service representative at Cardinal Health.

  • Fohl

    Lindsay Rhea Bennett and Michael Jarrod Fohl, both of Elizabethtown, were married Nov.5, 2011, at Camp Carlson in Muldraugh.

    The bride is the daughter of Sherman Bennett of Cecilia and Karen Bennett of Vine Grove.

    The groom is the son of Larry and Donna Fohl of Elizabethtown.

    The couple reside in Elizabethtown.

  • 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.