Today's News

  • 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.


  • Divorces

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

    Alan Joseph Nugent Jr., 30, Upton, and Lea Ann Heinly, 23, Cecilia. Married four years.

    Blakely Patrick Griffin, 26, Fort Knox, and Jennifer Michelle Dryman, 24, Rock Hill, S.C. Married six years.

    Leron Logsdon, 37, Sonora, and Katrina A. Sturgill, 32, Elizabethtown. Married 12 years.

    Parke D. Nicholson, 58, Barren, and Janis Murphy, 66, Elizabethtown. Married six years.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-3973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Connie Hayse, Lila Fay Caver, Molly Burba, Shauna Powell, Michaela Brangers, George Brangers, Emily Crewz, Hayley Peters, Brady Swift, Sheila Wilkinson, Hayden Hobbs, Crystal Ryan, Jerad Smith and Matt Thompson.

    SPECIAL BIRTHDAYS. Happy 60th birthday to Gary Prather today; and to John Pike, who will be 40 on Saturday.

  • Parents welcome Wyatt Lincoln

    Jeremiah and Rebecca Dowell of Big Spring announce the birth of a son, Wyatt Lincoln Dowell, on March 15, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood. He weighed 9 pounds, 2.6 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Wyatt has a brother, Deacon.

    Maternal grandparents are Jamie and Colleen Richards of Radcliff; and paternal grandmother is Donnettia Mitchell of Big Spring.

    Great-grandparents are Ken and Janice Chappell.

  • Parents welcome Blake Robert

    Jerry and Rebecca Foley of Eastview announce the birth of a son, Blake Robert Foley, on Aug. 11, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Siblings are Nathan, Brianna, Eli and Noah Foley, all of Eastview.

    Grandparents are Linda Lydy, Larry Evans and Thelma Foley, all of Elizabethtown and the late Robert Lydy and Philip Foley.

  • Kendan welcomes Gavin Rhys

    Kendan Matthews announces the birth of a brother, Gavin Rhys Matthews, on Nov. 17, 2010, at TJ Samson Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Shane and Samantha Matthews of Glasgow.

    Maternal grandparents are Sandra Mahoney of Magnolia and the late Kenneth Mahoney; and paternal grandparents are Loretta and Billy Matthews of Bonnieville.

  • Great-grandparents welcome Bryan James

    Dewight and Marla Glover of Vine Grove, announce the birth of a great-grandson, Bryan James Lulehua Grimes-Stotler, on Oct. 3, 2010, in Elizabethtown. He weighed 8 pounds, 10 ½ ounces and was 21 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Michael Joe Grimes and Ashley Renee Stotler of Radcliff.

    Grandparents are Sandra Ann Glover of Fort Dix, N.J., Ola Goldsmith of Elizabethtown and David Duncan of Tennessee.

    Additional great-grandparent is Maudie Gray of Radcliff; and great-great-grandparent is Emily N. Pall of Nanakuli, Hawaii.

  • Etown Florist receives honor

    Elizabethtown Florist has been selected as a Presidents Club member in Teleflora, Inc., for 2011.

    Teleflora is a national wire service organization of 17,000 professional florists from around the world. 

    The Teleflora Presidents Club is an elite program created exclusively for the best florists in America. Only five percent of Teleflora’s membership qualifies to become a President’s Club member.

  • Jim and Jerry’s Express Car Wash becomes BBB member

    Cathy Williamson, Branch manager for the Better Business Bureau presented an Accreditation plaque to Cheryl Howard of Jim and Jerry’s Express Car Wash. Jim and Jerry’s Express Car Wash recently qualified to be an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau. In order to be an accredited member of the BBB, the business must meet the 15 Standards for Membership established by the Better Business Bureau. To see if a company qualifies for accreditation contact them at 982-1289.

  • Batteries Plus holds ribbon cutting

    The Hardin County Chamber of Commerce sponsored a ribbon cutting on April 2, for one of its newest chamber members, Batteries Plus at 948 N. Mulberry St. in Elizabethtown. Pictured at the ribbon cutting are David Paschall, owner; C.J. Furbush, manager; Chamber president and CEO Brad Richardson, employees, family, friends and Chamber Ambassadors.