Today's News

  • Extreme savings: Careful planning stacks up coupon savings

    Joking about their desperation, Christy Sauerbrey and Vanessa Hartson dug through a shopping cart of manager’s specials at an Elizabethtown Kroger and fished out a dented package of Quilted Northern.

    For the dent, which damaged a single roll, the premium toilet paper was marked down to $3.99 and Hartson was armed with a $2 digital coupon loaded to her loyalty card through the grocer’s website. Score.

  • Summer Blast fosters sense of community in Radcliff

    The smell of smoke from grills was in the air when 5-year-old Shaun Boykins Jr. launched a small football toward a suspended tire in Colvin Community Center’s parking lot in Radcliff.

    His father, Shaun Boykins, assistant football coach at North Hardin High School, was working in the booth during Radcliff Summer Blast.

    The event was established to encourage a stronger sense of community in Radcliff, a goal of Mayor J.J. Duvall. The boy mostly was glad it also gave him a chance to toss a football.

  • 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.


  • 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.

    Tramaine C. Barkley (1984). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $235.

    Robin L. Davis Hopper (1971). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

    Robert D. Dixon III (1985). No/expired registration plates. Total $144.

  • Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Christopher Michael Siler, 36, Radcliff, and Wanda Kaye Butler, 32, Butler, Miss. Married 11 years.

    Bernard H. Yates Jr., 58, Elizabethtown, and Gertrude B. Victorio, 49, Orange, Calif. Married two years.

    Brice Ashley Duboice, 24, Louisville, and Angela Sue Payne, 30, Shepherdsville. Married four years.

    Luis R. Tulier, 44, and Lee A. Stivers, 53, both of Radcliff. Married 10 years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Angela Nichol Williams, 32, and Wesley James Lewis, 31, Mishawaka, Ind.

    Hillary Kate Hawk, 21, and Ethan Robert Rumbarger, 21, both of Elizabethtown.

    Stephanie Ann Kimbrell, 29, and Clayton Estle Vowels, 29, both of Vine Grove.

    Kimberly Ann Marski, 44, and Jason Darrell Jones, 31, both of Elizabethtown.

    Crystal Anne Brannan, 24, Fayetteville, Tenn., and Kendrick Andrew Jones, 22, Fort Knox.

  • GOLF: Gumm falls to Emerson again (06/26)

    Lydia Gumm had played well all week, but she finally ran into someone who could outdo the North Hardin High School star.

    April Emerson, 1-up at the time, chipped in from a bunker on the 16th hole Friday at Miller Memorial Golf Course in Murray and Gumm conceded the next hole to end their match as Emerson won 3 and 1 in the Women’s Kentucky State Amateur championship flight title match.

    “The final match I knew was going to be very close. Lydia is an awesome player,” Emerson said.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central ranked in three national polls (06/26)

    The Central Hardin Bruins already won Kentucky’s state baseball tournament, and now the Bruins are getting national recognition.

    Three major high school baseball polls have Central Hardin ranked in the top 50 in the nation. It’s the first time the program has been ranked in a national poll.

    “It comes with the territory,” Central Hardin coach Todd Thompson said. “It’s great for the program. It’s an honor.”

  • Focus on Finance: Money available to help Kentuckians bridge the gap

    Question: I lost my job last year and I am having trouble keeping up with my mortgage. Is there a program that can help me until I get back on my feet?

  • UPDATE: Murder charge filed related to motel death

    A Noblesville, Ind., man said he helped his wife commit suicide in a hotel room in Elizabethtown, according to Elizabethtown police.

    Police released details and identities late Saturday regarding a death investigation that began Saturday afternoon after emergency responders were called to a local motel to investigate a report of two unresponsive occupants.

    They found a man who had to be hospitalized and a woman who was dead.