Today's News

  • Dec. 27 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.


    Arthur R. Ashby (1985).

  • Samuel-Ridgway


    Bonnie Ridgway of Elizabethtown announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her son, Brian Ridgway, to Megan Samuel.

    The prospective groom is also the son of the late Kyle Ridgway. He is a 1984 graduate of North Hardin High School and 1989 graduate of Troy University.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Therese and Kevin Eichhorn of Lexington. She is a 1997 graduate of Tates Creek High School and 2001 graduate of University of Kentucky.


  • Dec. 20 South Hardin news


  • Sisters welcome Hope Catherine


    Caraline and Deandra Martin of Seneca, S.C., announce the birth of a sister, Hope Catherine Martin, on Oct. 21, 2009. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Bradley and Ammia Martin of Seneca.

    Grandparents are C.W. and Edna Johnson of Radcliff and Dewitt and Glenda Martin of Seneca.


  • Jan. 4 Services


  • Ortiz positioned at Fort Knox for year, Isaacs to step up



    CECILIA — Central Hardin High School is undergoing temporary changes in leadership while its principal is called to Army service.

    Central Principal Ron Ortiz will be stepping down from his position for one year after being called to serve at Fort Knox with the 84 Training Command (UR). Ortiz will be working with the mobilization of soldiers.

  • Dec. 18 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.

  • Thanks for finding lost keys


  • Walgreens robbery suspect sought



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown police are seeking help from the public after a Sunday morning robbery of a 24-hour Walgreens pharmacy at Dixie Avenue and Ring Road.

    This is the second late night robbery of that store since April 2008.

    According to EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, a 5-foot 6-inch white male wearing a black ski mask and blue jeans entered the store shortly after 1 a.m. and went straight to the pharmacy.

  • Nov. 29 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.

    Derrick E. Bunnell (1978). Speeding 10 mph over; state traffic school. Total $184.

    Timothy R. Carlile (1990). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Myron Fisher (1977). Speeding 17 mph over; state traffic school. Total $178.

    Sherri Fonesca (1974). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.