Today's News

  • Divorces

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

    Mitchell Allen Seekman, 30, Radcliff, and Katherine Jean Lynn, 30, Radcliff. Married six months.

    Robert Dale Hatfield, 48, Cecilia, and Sabrina Vanessa Demubrun Hatfield, 44, Leitchfield. Married five years.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued by the Hardin County Clerk’s office.

    Joseph Robert Wolf Jr., 50, and Destin Dawn Rhodes, 35, both of Elizabethtown.

    Matthew Dean Hazelip, 24, and Courtney Allison Burcham, 25, both of Elizabethtown.

    James William Richards, 37, Radcliff, and Karen Renee Scott, 23, Elizabethtown.

  • UPDATED: Child dies in Upton wreck

    A 13-year-old girl on a bicycle died Friday afternoon in Upton following a collision with a vehicle.

    Kimberly Leeann Currens of Upton, a student at East Hardin Middle School, was killed in the collision.

    She is the daughter of Terry Currens of Vine Grove and Carol Stevens of Upton. Her funeral is scheduled at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Manakee Funeral Home in Upton.

  • Power restored after Elizabethtown outage

    Power has been restored in Elizabethtown's busiest commercial district after an outage today affected about 1,300 LG&E-KU customers.

    The outage, which impacted Towne Mall and retailers in broad area, was reported about 3 p.m. near the Ring Road and North Dixie Avenue intersection. Other customers experience a brief blip of service as the system adjusted to outage.

  • Cruisin’ features a throwback for one and all

    In social media language, this weekend in Elizabethtown would be considered a #TBFS — Throwback Friday and Saturday.

    You can thank the sixth annual Cruisin’ the Heartland with XFINITY for an array of activities for young and old are planned around downtown Elizabethtown beginning tonight.

  • Reps urge recruiters be armed

    Two Hardin County state representatives are urging Gov. Steve Beshear to “take the handcuffs off” National Guard recruiters and put guns on their hips.

  • Encouraging wave of interest

    TOPIC: Changing face of downtown E'town
    OUR VIEW: With investments come opportunity

    It’s one thing for years and years over study after study to talk about what is needed in an area of a city to give it a jolt of energy.

  • The vinyl revival

    While many assumed the long-playing record on vinyl died a long time ago, it has enjoyed a recent resurgence.

    Crosley Radio manufactures turntables in its Louisville-based business. Marketing Manager Jason Menard said the company has seen a steady increase in turntable sales in the past five years as vinyl has experienced a resurgence.

  • Feeding America: Exchange students ‘just want to help’

    French filled the air Thursday morning at the Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland warehouse.

  • HORSESHOE PITCHING: Blacketer Memorial Open is Saturday at University Drive Park in Elizabethtown (07/24)

    The Omar Blacketer Memorial Open horseshoe pitching tournament, sanctioned by the Kentucky Horseshoe Pitchers Association, starts at 11 a.m. Saturday at University Drive Park.