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  • Buggeland returned to E’town

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com Detectives from Kentucky State Police Post 4 drove to Adamsville, Tenn., and back to Elizabethtown Monday to return a man charged with killing his parents in September. After 12 hours on the road, police arrived at the Hardin County Detention Center transporting Erik Buggeland, 35, in an unmarked SUV with darkened windows. Buggeland is the son of r

  • Northup speaks to Elizabethtown Rotary Club

    The speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Oct. 19 was Woody Northup, district governor of Rotary District 6710. Pictured are Northup and Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Cathy Williamson.


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  • Oct. 24 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.


    Jeanette A. Sebring (1936).

  • RISING VOICES: Reality TV -- The good, the bad and the ugly



    "Teen Mom," "Jersey Shore," "Survivor," "The Buried Life," "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and "American Idol" all have one thing in common: They are among the seemingly innumerable reality shows that plaster TV screens across America daily.

    The shows cover a wide range of topics — from talent competitions to helping people to pure entertainment.

  • 'His world was his family'



    Charlie Kytta loved to hunt, ride four-wheelers, fly planes and spend time with his family.

    "Charlie was a hard worker,'' said his mother, Janet Hancock. "He was not fake or pretentious.''

    It was that character trait, and many others, that endeared him to people.

    "He was just a good-hearted person,” said Sherry Baines, who grew up with Kytta. “He was friendly .... He was a very caring individual.”

  • Oct. 22 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    True Thanh Phan and Trong Bao Ngo to Bluegrass Quality Properties LLC, lot 21 Country View Estates, county, $40,000.

    Estate of Lillie Frances Milliner to Donnie Dupin, property in Hardin County, no monetary consideration. FMV: $212.85.

    Estate of Lillie Frances Milliner to Ronnie Dupin and Tony Dupin, property in Hardin County, no monetary consideration. FMV: $18,187.15.

  • School handles heartache

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com J.T. Alton Middle School lost a member of its family last week. Zachary Brian Graves, 12, of Vine Grove, died Friday of a severe asthmatic attack. Zachary was a seventh-grader at J.T. Alton Middle School, where his teachers remember him as a student who kept them and his classmates laughing. Ben Stewart, a social studies teacher at J.T. Al

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  • E'town to review city sewer policy

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown City Council on Monday said it plans to review a policy concerning city sewer services that has been in place for more than 30 years. Executive Assistant Charlie Bryant said the council needs to consider a new policy because of the number of requests from county residents who want the city to extend sewer services outside the city li