Today's News

  • March 21 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.


    Terry Douglas Bennett (1959).

    DUI, BAC 0.13; careless driving.

  • Minor fire forces evacuation of 114 inmates

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — A predawn fire Tuesday displaced 114 inmates at the Hardin County Detention Center. According to Elizabethtown Fire Department Investigator Rusty Todd, the 4:30 a.m. fire was likely caused by the paper backing of insulation coming into contact with recessed lighting fixtures. “This structural condition is believed to have existed from the tim

  • From the bookshelf: 'Horns'

    "Horns" By Joe Hill

    Harper Collins Publishers

    List Price;  $15.99

    Rating: three out of four bookworms   By MARY DAUGHERTY

    For Wednesday’s Woman

    I was prepared to really love this book after Joe Hill’s first book, “The Heart Shaped Box,” which I loved. I may have gotten my hopes a little too high.

    “Horns’ seemed to drag me along on a long ride to nowhere. It was redundant and lacked the action of his previous novel.

  • Town Hall meeting focused on BRAC



    Those with questions about the status of the BRAC transition can find answers at a town hall meeting this week.

    Maj. Gen. James M. Milano, commanding general of the Armor Center and Fort Knox, will host the meeting from 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • From the bookshelf: 'Impact'

    Impact by Douglas Preston Forge Books List Price: $25.99 Rating: four out of five bookworms     I am not exactly a wiz at science and even that may be an overstatement, but Douglas Preston's new novel “Impact” makes it at least very interesting to even me. I am a fan of Preston and I was very impatient waiting for this novel.

  • March 19 Property Transfers

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

    New Banks Inc. to Chace M. and Donna M. Herringshaw, 61 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, $182,500.

    Dawn R. Walters to Shannon Keen, 316 Robin Road, Elizabethtown, $142,500.

    Greg R. and Rebecca M. Atkinson to Shawntae A. and Daeveene J. May, 2521 Shadow Creek lane, Elizabethtown, $200,000.

    Kevin and Lisa Addington to Albert Weaver, 798 Main St., Cecilia, $46,000.

  • March 21 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Elizabeth Ann Payne, 22, Vance, Ala., and Mitchell Clarence Austin Jr., 24, York, Ala.

    Ashley Nicole Meredith, 21, Elizabethtown, and Timothy Jared Jennings, 23, Fort Knox.

    Carol Tannehill Goodman, 51, and Collie Ray Kennedy, 51, both of Elizabethtown.

    Heather Elizabeth Bourne, 22, and Gideon Joseph Hansen, 27, both of Elizabethtown.

    Haley Renee Abernathy, 25, Fyffe, Ala., and Kenneth Robert Hand, 19, Albertville, Ala.

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  • Shed testament to late Mennonites' work



    The Caudills searched more than two years for someone who’d build them a grand shed at a reasonable price.

    They finally found Mennonites willing to make a two-hour commute to work in their Radcliff back yard. The builders finished the storage building — a replica of the Caudills’ Cape Cod home, replete with dormers, window valances and a storm door — just days before a catastrophic interstate wreck early Friday morning killed two members of the crew and nine other people.

  • Ask the Expert: Improving Your Nutrition from the Ground Up

      March is National Nutrition Month and most of us know that a healthy diet is a very important part of a healthy life style.