Today's News

  • Nov. 1, 2010: Services


  • Oct. 31 Divorces

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

    Brady Southwood, 36, and Tina Louise Chappell, 36, both of Elizabethtown. Married nine years.

    Nathan Morse, 21, and Tiffany Morse, 21, both of Radcliff. Married three years.

    Damon Thomas Brown, 27, Radcliff, and Katrina Jenee Armstrong, 25, Elizabethtown. Married six years.

    Robert Jaggers, 29, Clarkson, and Melissa Hinson, 33, Elizabethtown. Married four years.

    Gary Caswell, 33, and Heather Darrow, 31, both of Elizabethtown. Married five years.

  • Oct. 29 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.

    Mary Iseler, 4312 Miller Road, Elizabethtown. Use: double-wide foundation.

    Betty Fields, 1309 Kentucky Drive, Elizabethtown. use: deck.

    Gary and Patricia Bunnell, 5086 St. John Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    New Banks, 9 Berkshire Ave., county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Party workers to drive voters to polls

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com All the effort that goes into campaigning — from door-to-door canvassing to TV commercials — will have been wasted on Hardin County residents who want to vote but for whatever reason can’t make it to the polls today. To ensure a greater turnout, volunteers from the Democratic or Republican parties will give them a ride for f

  • Fiscal Court to hold called meeting today

    Hardin Fiscal Court has called a special meeting at  3:30 p.m. today

    Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry said the meeting was called because the court failed to reach a quorum at its regularly scheduled meeting time last week when Commissioners Bill Brandenburg and Bill Hay were absent.

    The agenda will mirror last week's agenda, Berry said, including approval of monthly bills for payment.

    Waiting until the next regular meeting would place the county behind on payments, Berry said.

  • Oct. 31 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.

    Patrick Ard (1991). Speeding 18 mph over; state traffic school. Total $180.

    Jason E. Campion (1971). Speeding 20 mph over; state traffic school. Total $194.

    Octavia Crawley (1965). Theft by deception (nine counts). Total $210.

  • Recommendation withdrawn in Radcliff mayor's race

    Mistakes have consequences. It's a life lesson that comes to us all.

    J.J. Duvall, a candidate for mayor of Radcliff, must confront the reaction from three incidents in which he falsely claimed to be a graduate of the University of Kentucky. One consequence is a decision by The News-Enterprise’s editorial board to rescind its recommendation of his candidacy.

  • E’town awards more sports park contracts



    Elizabethtown City Council on Monday approved two more bid packages for the ongoing construction of the Elizabethtown Sports Park.

    Bid package 11 was awarded to Cox’s Creek-based Filcon Construction LLC for roadways and other concrete work including curbs, concrete edges, unit pavers and installation of abutments for prefabricated bridges. The contract was awarded at $1,872,000.

  • 10-25 Support Groups


  • Oct. 29 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.