Today's News

  • Divorces

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

    Wesley Marlin Brown, 60, Montpelier, La., and Brenda Janette Wease Brown, 54, Hodgenville. Married 35 years.

    Johnny W. Key, 32, Elizabethtown, and Kathy Diane Key, 31, Goshen. Married four years.

    Joshua Keith Vanvleet, 32, Fort Knox, and Christina Marie Borner, 27, Northglen, Colo. Married nine years.

    Michael L. Crawford, 53, and Joan Loeffler, 51, both of Vine Grove. married 21 years.

  • 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.

    Jonathan Davis Borgmeier (1981). Speeding 5 mph over; state traffic school. Total $145.

    Harry Gulyard Jr. (1965). Assault. Ninety days in jail concurrent with prior case. Total $239.

  • 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.

    Maria Del Carmen Cuadro, 54, Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, and Francisco Antonio Soto, 54, Elizabethtown.

    ElizabethMorrow Sams, 52, and William Roy Davis, 53, both of Cecilia.

    Haley Richelle Edwards Brown, 25, and Mathew Lee Rowley, 22, both of London, Ohio.

    Tracy Lynn Benton, 49, and Brian Lee WIllcut, 51, both of Radcliff.

    Megan Michele Tooker, 20, and Mark Anthony Tharp, 23, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Sue Ellen Langley, Ava Harper, Ben Pawley, Chris Taylor, Josh Taylor, Jordan Nall, Mary Lou Brake, Aubrey Ates, Andrew Bell, Marie Nall, Shelby Pawley, Jessie Salvia, Jesse Gonzales, Sue Banks, Joe Pyzocho, Johnny Johnson, Lauren Thomas, Glenn McKissic, Curt Flynn and Anna Brangers.

    SPECIAL BIRTHDAYS. Monica Pate celebrated her 40th birthday July 26.

  • Gates receives award from Harley-Davidson

    The Gates power transmission facility and its employees in Elizabethtown were named recipients of a key supplier award in May from long-time, valued customer Harley-Davidson for participation in the company’s Supplier Continuous Improvement Process. Elizabethtown employees were honored for exceeding all performance improvement goals and best-in-class metrics established by Harley-Davidson.

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Region still chasing North's Gumm (7/31)

    The sides couldn’t be more opposite. Here was a young third grader playing in first Girls’ 3rd Region Tournament, tugging her pull cart holding her clubs behind her. Her drives weren’t long, but she compensated with precision irons and pinpoint putting. On the other was the two-time region champion who crushed the ball off the tee and had the short game to go with her long drives.

    The latter was former Meade County star Katie Fraley, who went on to win the region tournament and is the last area player to win four consecutive region championships.

  • BOYS' PREP GOLF: Loaded with talent, individual title up for grabs in region (7/31)

    There is no shortage of stars this season in boys’ golf. Look at each school and at nearly every one, there is a player who could contend at the Boys’ 5th Region Tournament.

    This might be one of the most difficult years to pinpoint a region favorite or two. There isn’t a Karsten Clements. Grant Hinton and Kyle Blackston aren’t battling it out. There isn’t a Garrett Hinton.

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Central gunning for third consecutive title (7/31)

    The numbers speak for the Central Hardin Lady Bruins when it comes to their dominance in the Girls’ 3rd Region Tournament.

    The Lady Bruins have won seven of the last eight championships. The one year they didn’t win it, they finished second. The last time Central Hardin didn’t advance to the state tournament was a decade ago.

  • BOYS' PREP GOLF: E'town eyeing another region crown (7/31)

    The Elizabethtown Panthers and success seem to go hand-in-hand at the Boys’ 5th Region Golf Tournament.

    The Panthers have been the most dominant team in the region for more than a decade. They’ve qualified for the state tournament seven consecutive years and 10 of the last 11. The top two teams from each region advance to the state tournament. During this stretch, Elizabethtown has won the region four times, including three consecutive from 2007-09.