Today's News

  • Oct. 23 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Heather R. and Loy N. Brashear to Mark B. and Joyce D. Helmus, 486 Deckard school Road, Rineyville, $381,500.

    Thomas F. Jr. and Stephanie M. Smith to Jeremy Francis and Carrie F. Blanford, 381 N. Lorraine St., Radcliff, $123,600.

    Secretary of Veterans Affairs to Gary French, 744 Chandler Ave., Radcliff, $47,000.

    Secretary of Veterans Affairs to David H. Wise, 2888 Republic Ave., Radcliff, $52,900.

  • Oct. 25 Traffic and misdemenaors

    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.

    Ladean M. Clark (1978). Failure to wear seat belts; failure to use child restraint device. Total $199.

    Janice R. Juarbe (1987). Speeding 5 mph over. Total $149.

    Sara Mae Logsdon (1984). Speeding 13 mph over. Total $170.

    Angela Lynne Osborne (1976). Speeding 12 mph over; state traffic school. Total $192.

  • Oct. 25 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.


    Jermaine P. Dyer (1984).

  • Nov. 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Bennie E. Martinez

    Bennie E. Martinez, 92, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, at his home.

    Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Norman Abbott.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home.

    Condolences may be expressed online at www. nebfh.com.

    Charles Kimble ‘C.K.’ Miller

  • Oct. 18 Divorces

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

    Eric John Simondiski, 28, and April Longwith, 27, both of Elizabethtown. Married seven years.

    Robert Johnson, 49, Fort Knox, and Darlene Walton, 54, Elizabethtown. Married 23 years.


  • Autumn fallout
  • Radcliff man indicted on charges relating to apartment fire




    ELIZABETHTOWN – A Radcliff man could face 20 years or more behind bars if convicted as charged in a nine-count indictment Thursday with crimes relating to a September apartment fire.

    Victor A. Martinez, 33, was indicted last week on charges first-degree arson and eight counts of wanton endangerment.

  • Vine Grove council to address void



    VINE GROVE — The death of councilman Bill Singer sent a shock wave through the city of Vine Grove, leaving little time to ponder a replacement.

    But Mayor Donovan Smith said the void on the six-member council will have to be addressed by the Vine Grove City Council in the coming weeks.

  • Haselwood-Loyall


    Steve and Sheila Haselwood of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ali Elizabeth, to Toby Blake Loyall, son of Mike and Daphne Loyall of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of LaRue County High School and is a full-time student at Western Kentucky University. She is employed at Dow Corning in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is a 2005 graduate of LaRue County High School and is a satellite technician.

    The wedding will be a private ceremony with their families on Oct. 10, 2009.

  • Nov. 1, 2009: Obituaries

    Janae Yvette French

    Janae Yvette French, infant daughter of Adrionna French, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    Survivors other than her mother include her maternal grandparents, Regina French and Barry Howard; maternal great grandmothers, Gwendolyn French and Ethel Howard; maternal great-grandfather, Jesse R. French Sr.; and an uncle, Quenton D. French.

    Graveside services are at 11 a.m. Monday at Elizabethtown Cemetery with Dr. B.T. Bishop officiating.