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  • June 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.

    Stuart Sullivan, 2775 Weldon Loop Road, Upton. Use: commercial building footer.

    Teresa Fowler, 216 Forest Trace, Radcliff. Use: deck.

    Terry Reams, 181 Braeburn Court, county. Use: pool.

    Windstream, Millerstown Road, and Copelin Valley Road, county. Use: commercial building.

  • June 20 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.


    Michael Wayne Griner (1970).

    DUI, BAC 0.11.

  • Outside the box

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com A drive along College Street in Glendale offers a colorful, artistic view. It’s there that visitors can see self portraits of children on the building that houses Nolin River Art Studio. The camp completed its fifth year last week. Regina Williams, studio owner, gives private lessons during the year but in June she offers four weeks of art

  • June 27, 2010: Obituaries

     J.C. Booth

    J.C. Booth, 85, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, June 25, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He was a native of Muhlenberg County, a World War II U.S. Navy veteran and a member of East Rhudes Creek Baptist Church. He retired in 1987 from Reynolds Metal in Louisville.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Kathryn Booth; his parents, Ceaphus and Elizabeth Johnson Booth; two sons, Steven Alan Booth and Gary Joe Ryan; and one daughter, Pamela Diane Reading.

  • WOMEN'S STATE AM GOLF OPINION: Games shows she still has game (06/27)

    RUSSELL SPRINGS — Honestly, I don’t know much about excelling in golf. Pretty sure I’d struggle just to get the dang ball off the darn tee.

    But you don’t have to be a scratch golfer to realize this: Beverly Games doesn’t play like the average weekend warrior.

    For the Elizabethtown resident, wife and mother of two, golf is just something she does.

    It’s not something, however, that defines her.

  • June 20 White Mills news


  • ‘Our history is who we are and what we are’

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com Shelah Tess Ramey said when she lived in Europe it was nothing to look up and see the year 13-something above a church door. When you say an event happened a long time ago over there, it could mean much longer than if you said it here. The Civil War wasn’t that long ago, Ramey said. Her grandfather, after all, was

  • June 20 Howevalley news


  • 'Good Morning, Vietnam' DJ to appear in E'town

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com Adrian Cronauer — who was portrayed by Robin Williams in the movie, “Good Morning, Vietnam” — said it’s a “dirty rotten shame” people didn’t welcome home Vietnam veterans when they returned from the war. Cronauer on Aug. 28 plans to be the grand marshal of Elizabethtown’s Heartland Festi

  • Photos: Everybody's gone to the garden