Today's News

  • March 1 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.


    Jana Royce Ballard (1980).

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  • March 1 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Nareth Atkinson, 28, and Gary Brown, 43, both of Elizabethtown.

    Willa Dean Tate, 55, and Donald Lucious Worcester, 62, both of Leitchfield.

    Shelley Elayne Martin, 19, and Donald Walker Spellings, 27, both of Radcliff.

    Arin Michelle Colpetzer, 23, and William Daniel Bundy, 26, both of Elizabethtown.

    Jennifer Catherine Nicole Defevers, 30, and Joey Lee Durbin, 24, both of Radcliff.

    Jasmine Suequinna Bowman, 24, and William Ross Manglona, 21, both of Radcliff.

  • Wastewater plant to receive roof upgrade


    The Valley Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Elizabethtown is scheduled to receive millions of dollars in upgrades to increase capacity, and the city council voted Monday to approve a bid for a roofing project as well.

    Upton-based Stateline Roofing and Metal Co. Inc. was awarded the contract at $30,525. It was one of two bids for the project. Georgehan Roofing of Louisville offered a bid of $65,200.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe


    This is another great recipe from Kayleen Johnson of Elizabethtown, and it’s another recipe that I think would work well for Easter breakfast or brunch.

    Kayleen found the recipe in an advertisement for breakfast sausage links. She wanted to make it for Christmas morning but had to do a test run first, so she made it one Sunday for all her children. (They come to Sunday dinner every week, and everybody loves having “breakfast for dinner,” right?) It was, needless to say, a hit.

  • Dropout bill a mix of possible problems and good intentions

    By KELLY RICHARDSON krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Local educators and a legislator see possible unintended consequences from a bill currently in the state House of Representatives. House Bill 189, sponsored by Rep. Brent Yonts, D-Greenville, and Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville, proposes to raise the legal age at which students can drop out of high school from

  • March 1 Divorces

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

    Ligarius Artemdours Govan, 31, and Tanja Ostreicher, 30, both of Radcliff. Married seven years.

    Clarence Junior Holt, 39, and Yvonne Peeler, 45, both of Radcliff. Married six years.

    William H. Keith Jr., 58, Glendale, and Mary Jo Miller, 68, White Mills. Married 14 years.

    Scotty L. Wease, 37, Horse Cave, and Hattie R. Aldwell, 35, Cave City. Married 10 years.

  • Knox facility not taking stray animals



    HARDIN COUNTY – A sign for those wanting to leave unwanted animals at the now-closed Hardin County Humane Society’s facility in Radcliff is causing problems for some.

    The sign at the closed facility advises people with unwanted animals to take them to Hardin County Animal Control or the Fort Knox Stray Animal Facility.

  • An Ode to Lil

    She touched the earth and made it grow

    Arranged the flowers just so

    Now the flowers with the wind will wave goodbye

    The daffodils, tulips, pink ladies will look to the sky

  • A Dash of Class


    As I have told you previously, I am Irish on my Grandmother Lasley’s side. She was born in Summit and later married my granddad, Virgil Boarman. I have several Lasley second cousins all over Hardin County.