Today's News

  • Food Service Inspections

    Inspections are conducted on food service establishments by the Hardin County Health Center at least once every six months and retail food markets once annually to determine compliance with the law.Published rating scores ranging from 0 to 100 are sanitation ratings only. Ratings from 85 to 100 with no critical violations are considered satisfactory.


  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    The autumn colors are beginning to ripen to their height of beauty, and the weather has been outstanding. We still are picking ripe tomatoes from our garden. I can’t remember ever being able to do that this late in the season before.

    ORGANIZATION NEWS. Saturday evening, Pirtle Chapter No. 449 Order of the Eastern Star met for a delicious potluck meal, earlier than usual as this was to be a busy night being the installation of officers evening, along with other necessary business.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    FALL. The weather is getting nicer every day since the season of fall is here. Have you got your pumpkins ready for decorating?

    RECEPTION. A wedding shower reception was held for Cory and I on Oct. 8 at Round Top Baptist Church. Approximately 40 family members and friends attended. We received many nice gifts.

    CHHS. The Central Hardin School Marching Band will compete Saturday in another KMEA Contest. Good luck Bruins.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: my grandson Bryce Brown, Jason Taylor, Clay Oller, Cherie Chapman, Judy Skillman, Caleb Holeman, Sabrina Mau, Bill Dennison, Delaina Yates, Meredith Blessette, Ethan Pawley, Kevin Filburn, Angie Thompson, Hannah Kaelin, Greg Kasey, Amanda Johnson, Joanna Shelton, Barbara Givan, Paula Pyles, Kristopher Whelan, Nate Yates, Lois Burba, Tessa Wilkinson, Ann Haraway, Mike Crofts and Joe Carter.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    REUNION. On Oct. 9, the Pawley reunion was held in the White Mills Christian Life Center. There were 28 family members present. Elmer Pawley was able to attend and they celebrated his 93rd birthday.

    NEW ARRIVALS. The Flint Hill Grocery has its honey and molasses for sale. Also it now has an EBT machine.

    OUT AND ABOUT. Elnoah and Kathy Gragson recently enjoyed visiting the Louisville Zoo.

  • 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.


  • 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.

    Sarah Andrea Tucker (1978). Theft by unlawful taking. Three hundred sixty-five days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $1,160.

    Michael A. Adams (1986). Careless driving. Total $194.

  • Divorces

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

    ChadMeadows, 36, Meade County, and Shannon McDaniel, 37, Vine Grove. Married 16 years.

    John T. Thomas, 41, and Kim Harned, both of Elizabethtown. Married one year.

    Richard Ivon Johnson Jr., 23, Radcliff, and Cassandra Brooke Feldt, 21, Colorado Springs, Colo. Married two years.

    Brian Whaley, 38, and Emily Ramey, 34, both of Elizabethtown. Married 12 years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Velma Jean Hunter, 58, and Charlie James Perry, 58, both of Radcliff.

    Elizabeth Guzman Carmona, 19, and Juan Daniel Belmares Cerda, 29, both of Radcliff.

    Rebecca Lynn Miller, 21, and Roger Glenn Blankenship, 23, both of Upton.

    Shannon Gayle Hayes, 39, Elizabethtown, and Samuel Laroy Nunn, 43, Jeffersonville, Ind.

    Jaclyn Rae McKinney, 21, Rineyville, and Curtis Charles Poole, 20, Ekron.

  • Day celebrates 90th birthday

    Robert L. Day of Elizabethtown, will celebrate his 90th birthday Oct. 27, 2011.

    He was born Oct. 27, 1921, in Hardin County, just outside Elizabethtown.

    He is a member of Tunnel Hill Baptist Church and is a former member of the Hardin County Board of Education.

    He was married to the late Norma for more than 65 years until she passed away three years ago.