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  • Cecilia Days cutlines 2009

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    The Cecilia Days parade offers a variety of spectacles, from tractors to marching bands to classic cars.

    Live music and entertainment take the stage Saturday during Cecilia Days.

    Kids rides and other attractions make the festival fun for the whole family.


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    The local fire department gets in on the fun in the Almost Talent Show, a mainstay in the Cecilia Days lineup.

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  • Aug. 5, 2009: Obituaries

    Shirley Lore Beauchamp

    Shirley Lore Beauchamp, 60, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009, at her residence.

    She was born in Butzbach, Germany.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Robert L. Jones.

  • July 31 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Vincente Gavieres, 226 Evergreen Garden, Elizabethtown. Use: basement finish.

    Gerry Upchurch, 1349 Amandajo Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: patio roof.

    Kathy Cordell, 809 Greenview Circle, Elizabethtown. Use: deck roof.

    TDA Properties Inc., 2626 Ring Road, Suite 102, Elizabethtown. Use: tenant finish.

  • Last day to buy tickets to local NAACP banquet is Thursday

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Thursday is the last day to purchase tickets for the Hardin County Branch National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s 19th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, where NAACP National President and CEO Benjamin Jealous will speak. 

    The event will take place at Fort Knox’s Leader’s Club on August 22, starting at 7:15 p.m.

    The event will include a banquet, dancing and fellowship.

  • State says swim safely

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com FRANKFORT — Kentucky’s Division of Water is urging outdoor enthusiasts to use caution when enjoying the state’s streams and warning swimmers that, even in pools, contamination and disease is still possible. According to the DOW, accidental swallowing of water contaminated with fecal matter can result in waterbor

  • Aug. 10, 2009: Obituaries


     Kenneth E. ‘Kenny’ Barnes

    Kenneth E. “Kenny” Barnes, 63, of Hodgenville, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2009, at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    He was a member of the Salem Christian Church, retired from civil service at Fort Knox, was a greeter at Wal-Mart for the past 13 years, a U.S. Army veteran during the Vietnam era and a member of the American Legion Post No. 87 in Hodgenville.

  • July 26 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Amanda Dawn Kramer, 19, and Kyle Wayne Sargent, 21, both of Elizabethtown.

    Tamra Denise Wright, 34, Elkan, Ga., and Rick Jones, 39, Macon, Ga.

    Tameron Carole Mouser, 43, and Kelly Ray Zilsch, 42, both of Elizabethtown.

    Betty Jean Funderburk, 59, and William Ray Johnson Sr., 54, both of Radcliff.

    Maria Danielle Del Pozzo Rich, 24, and Ezekiel Charles Darnell, 22, both of Glen Burnie, Md.

    Ashlei Loraine Strickland, 20, Fort Knox, and Robert Brian Towler, 25, LaGrange.

  • July 24 Property Transfers

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

    G and P Construction to Christopher W. and Lola Elizabeth Goodman, 105 Stoneybrook Drive, Elizabethtown, $138,450.

    Gene and Connie McGehee to Mac’s Mowing and Tree Service, lot 2 Old Berlin Subdivision, county, $48,500.

    Lola E. and Charles S. Fields to Don Lee Coffey and Harold Gene Coffey, lot 5 Stoneridge Subdivision, county, love and affection. FMV: $200,000.

  • July 26 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.

    Darrell F. Bryan (1979). Speeding 12 mph over; state traffic school. Total $168.

    Annette Sue Johnson (1943). Speeding 13 mph over; failure of owner to maintain required insurance; failure to wear seat belts. Total $239.

    Steve A. Martin (1972). Theft by deception. Total $184.

  • Aug. 2 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Jamie Denise Rodgers, 48, and John Wesley Burchell, 50, both of Elizabethtown.

    Misty Scott Wilson, 32, and Steven Joseph Lawrence, 31, both of Nashville, Tenn.

    Doris Jean Thompson, 66, Elizabethtown, and Cass Dwight Williams Sr., 53, Adel, Ga.

    Kaycie Ann Jones, 29, Elizabethtown, and Benjamin Wayne Pawley, 30, Rineyville.

    Deanna Marie Catlett, 25, and Jeremy Scott Jones, 29, both of Elizabethtown.

    Mary Leeann Godfrey, 25, and Mark Allen Galvin, 27, both of Elizabethtown.