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Today's News

  • Divorces

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

    Joseph Schulze, 38, Burlington, and Jennifer Duvall Schulze, 29, Clarkson. Married nine years.

    Michael Wayne Embry, 55, Buffalo, and Tine Louis Napier, 43, Greensburg. Married three years.

    Robert John Rivera, 55, and Rachel Ann Meza, 55, both of Radcliff. Married three years.

    Joseph Durbin, 28, Elizabethtown, and Anna Herman, 28, Akron, Ohio. Married three years.

  • Riverport offers savings, opportuniites

    ISSUE: Meade County’s new riverport
    OUR VIEW:
    Opening up markets for the region

    Following what was at first a rocky start with its development partner and a decade-long construction period, the Meade County Riverport Authority is scheduled to open its new regional grain port facility sometime before the harvest season this fall.

  • DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court. 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.

  • Misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Jerry Finch (1977) pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting less than $500. Sentenced to six months in jail with credit for time served, probated for two years. Fined $210 plus court costs and ordered to stay out of Walmarts in Hardin County.

  • Grays celebrate 60th anniversary

    Peter and Jane Gray of Radcliff celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 17, 2014.

    They were married April 17, 1954, in their hometown of Caldwell, N.J. They settled permanently in Radcliff in 1977, having arrived at Fort Knox from a previous military tour in Germany.

    Mr. Gray has 29 years of military service in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army and 16 years of civil service at Fort Knox.

  • Football hero shares experience with mental illness

    When football legend Herschel Walker walked onto a stage Thursday at Fort Knox, his sheer presence garnered the attention of the audience.

    What kept their attention was Walker’s humor and charisma as he shared football stories and anecdotes about movies, his faith and his personal struggles, including battling a multiple personality disorder.

    After his football career ended, Walker – the 1982 Heisman Trophy winner, pro football star and Olympian – recounted a time when an associate repeatedly missed appointments.

  • Vital investment made for state’s foster children

    During the 2014 session of the Kentucky General Assembly, the Children’s Alliance urged Kentucky lawmakers to take action and make the thousands of foster children who have been placed in the state’s custody a budget priority.

    We at Home of the Innocents are celebrating the fact that those who represent us in Frankfort have responded.

  • 100-acre fire ruled an accident

    A southern Hardin County wildfire that burned 100 or more acres of property Sunday has been ruled an accident.

    Glendale Fire Chief Richard Peters said the investigation has been closed and no signs of tampering were detected.

    “We didn’t find any evidence of foul play or anything,” he said.

    The fire originated along a fence line in the 1200 block of West Rhudes Creek Road between Overall-Phillips and New Glendale roads, but Peters said no ignition materials were discovered.

  • Merge goals, not bankrolls

    ISSUE: Promotion of Elizabethtown Sports Park director
    OUR VIEW: While unifying parks, keep accounting separate

  • Hundreds attend annual job fair in Elizabethtown

    Hundreds of job seekers made Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown their destination Thursday as the Regional Job and Career Fair provided employment opportunities.

    Employers ranging from law enforcement agencies to medical facilities, from insurance companies to trucking companies, attracted visitors at the five-hour event.