Today's News

  • Bonnieville man gets 10 years for role in Buffalo woman's death

    A Bonnieville man was sentenced to 10 years in prison last week for his role in a death last year of a Buffalo woman.

    Jason R. Davis, 38, was sentenced to amended charges stemming from incidents that led to the death of Shalayna Skaggs on Nov. 1.

  • Challenges mark Edwards' tenure

    ISSUE: Change of command at Fort Knox
    OUR VIEW: Garrison noted for excellence

    One week after Fort Knox learned that its sole combat brigade would be deactivated, Col. T.J. Edwards arrived as the new garrison commander.

    His plate was full from day one.

  • Girl on bike fatally struck by car in Upton

    A 13-year-old was killed Friday afternoon in Upton after her bicycle and a car collided on Grayson Street near the intersection of Church Street.

    Kimberly Leeann Currens was pronounced dead at the scene by Hardin County Coroner Dr. William Lee. The cause of death was multiple blunt force injuries related to the collision.

  • 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.