Today's News

  • York retires after 32 years with WAVE

    Steve York has been to Rwanda and Somalia. He was called in to work the day of his 30th wedding anniversary to help with 9/11 coverage. He was in Washington, D.C., when the Supreme Court announced its ruling in the case of Bush v. Gore and he was present at George W. Bush’s inauguration.
    After 32 years with WAVE-TV in Louisville, Steve York, assistant news director, is retiring. His last day was Friday.

  • Grand jury indicts E'town man in connection to Ponzi scheme

    A federal grand jury in Louisville indicted two men, including one from Hardin County, on charges of aiding and abetting each other and others in an illegal Ponzi scheme and engaging in a conspiracy to commit mail fraud.

    According to the indictment, Swainson Hawke of Macon, Ga., and William A. Humes of Elizabethtown operated a multi-level marketing scheme between Feb. 1, 2005, and Jan. 20, 2008, that deceived investors by promising inflated returns.

  • Bridge closure looms at White Mills Days

    An excited clamor surrounded the White Mills Day parade Saturday morning as children, teenagers, parents and city elders stood within arm’s length to watch and wave as fire departments, politicians, horses and tractors mingled with classic cars and civic organizations.

    Craft and food vendors encircled White Mills Christian Camp while horse rides and a dinosaur-themed booth attracted crowds. But amid the excitement was a feeling of loss as a town icon stood dormant save for the light footfalls of vistors’ shoes.

  • Three arrested in bust up of Radcliff meth lab

    Radcliff Police Department intercepted a methamphetamine lab late Friday night that put three behind bars and one child in the custody of Social Services.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The sunshine is finally here. The kids are out for the summer and it is time to hit the pools.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Brian Morrison, CJ Adams, Jerry Walker, Bobby Loving, LaNeice Sereff, Max Bird, Ava LaFollette, Becky Tonietti, Victoria Adams, Ozzie East, Jessica Reed, Jennifer Grimes, Chris Keith, Jessica Joyce, Lisa Ackerman, Lisa Jaggers, Danny Stanton, Tina Middleton, Jeremy Burba, Jason Nunn, Charlie McCoy, Casey Overstreet and Jason Powell.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Well half of the kids summer break is over. I hope everyone is enjoying the time.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Ashley Dixon, Stacy Irwin Lyttle, Norma Alvey, Keith Horn, Jerry Ramsey, Christine Stuteville, Heather Hodges, David Ramey, Travis Strader, Kim Cardin, Megan Larrison, Alicia Reeves, Lea Anne Bunch, Helen Mabe, Michelle Rogers, Sandy Todd, Mathew Beeler and Alan Ash Jr.

  • 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.

    Edgar Arcega (1989). Speeding 12 mph over. Total $168.

    Joseph R. Collingwood (1992). Failure to or improper signal. Total $164.

    Bernard N. Cuffee III (1979). Failure to wear seat belts; failure to produce insurance card. Total $219.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2073

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Cathy Pike, Bradley Chapman, Mary Kay Hearn, Sean Irwin, Peggy Lewis, Joshua Davis, Randall Carman, Aaron Nall Eli Kuhn, Cleo Gibson, Paul Wiseman, Frankie Vertrees, Wayne Hayden, Shanae Thompson, Aaron Miller, Megan Stephenson, Diana Laslie, Jill Monday, Father Dan Lincoln, Elaine Geer, Michelle Russell, Wendy Vanover and Becky Thomas.

  • 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.

    Kristina Lauren Alvey, 28, and Corey Luke Davis, 24, both of Elizabethtown.

    Crystal Ann Ryan, 24, and James Gregory Goodman II, 25, both of Elizabethtown.

    Cassandra Lee Dolt, 26, and Douglas Gilbert Slatton, 29, both of Radcliff.

    Quanisha Antionette Horton, 25, and Michael Anthony Gilmore Jr., 25, both of Elizabethtown.

    Teri Anna-Marie Alfaro, 25, and Terrance Lee Withers Sr., 47, both of Radcliff.