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Today's News

  • Glenn graduates basic training

    GLENN. Army Pvt. Natasha N. Glenn has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. A 2002 graduate of David L. Brown Christian Academy in Vine Grove, she is the daughter of Linda Brown of Radcliff and Gerry Glenn of Elizabethtown.

  • Knox observes Women’s Equality Day

    Fort Knox paused Friday and sent a nod to the fight for equality championed by women dating back to the 1840s.

    The event, hosted by U.S. Army Accessions and Garrison commands, paid tribute to women who made inroads for modernization and filled the breach when women’s primary roles were relegated to the home.

    Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley, commanding general of Accessions Command and Fort Knox, said avenues available to women — military included — have grown tremendously since his military career started.

  • Brice named Volunteer of the Quarter

  • Zonta Club plans charity golf scramble

    The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown will sponsor a charity golf scramble Sept. 18 to raise money for SpringHaven, the local domestic violence shelter. Tee time is 2 p.m. at Pine Valley Golf Course in Elizabethtown. Check-in and registration begins at 1 p.m.

    The $60 registration fee will cover a light meal and all participants receive a gift bag. Prizes will be presented to the top teams and players. The club also is seeking hole sponsors and community donations.

  • CKAG Artists Donate To Taste Of The Heartland

  • Duvall speaks to Radcliff Woman’s Club members

  • E-town Exterminating celebrates 35 years in business

    A business committed to ridding homes of pests has stayed home for 35 years.

    E-town Exterminating Co. Inc. celebrated its 35th anniversary Friday, hosting a barbecue lunch for employees and community members at its Ring Road location.

    Shawn Rich serves as the CEO of the company. He took the helm from his father, Roy Rich, who started the business and still works at the company part-time.

    Roy Rich said it’s a “great feeling” to reach 35 years.

    “It’s really been a labor of love,” he said.

  • E'town boy struck by car

    ELIZABETHTOWN — A 7-year-old boy was injured in a hit-and-run incident early Friday morning in Elizabethtown.
    Elizabethtown Police Department responded to the 1200 block of Woodland Drive around 6:39 a.m. Friday and found a young boy lying on the road’s shoulder, according to an EPD news release.
    According to witnesses, the vehicle that struck the boy was a white, four-door passenger car. Police say the driver did not stop to help the child and fled the scene going northbound on Woodland Drive.

  • Elizabethtown man sentenced to 18 months in child porn case

    After pleading guilty in June, an Elizabethtown man was sentenced to 18 months in prison earlier this week for possession and distribution of child pornography.

    Craig T. Skaggs, 47, was arrested in August 2010 following an investigation by the Office of Attorney General’s Cyber Crimes Unit.

    During a property search at his home on South Wilson Road, officials discovered 622 child pornography images and a video on his computer, according to a previous report.

  • Woman accused of bigamy pleads not guilty

    A 38-year-old Vine Grove woman accused of bigamy entered a plea of not guilty Friday at an arraignment in Hardin District Court.

    Angela Christensen’s attorney, Bob Bishop, said the defense had divorce and annullment records in its possession to share with prosecutors.

    Christensen married Christopher Lee Ferguson on July 10 in Hardin County, according to a Kentucky State Police news release. KSP investigators allege she also is married to Natale Romanczak of Texas and Brian Soarling of New York.