Today's News

  • Nov. 1 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Tiffany Star Harper, 19, and Jimmie Lee Pennington Jr., 28, both of Elizabethtown.

    Jannettee Loraine Stillwell, 36, and Darren Thomas Taylor Sr., 43, both of Magnolia.

    Alicia Marie Scott, 22, and Antonio Bernard Douglas, 21, both of Detroit.

    Kheniedra Shardae Pasovio, 23, and Malcolm Cicero Campbell, 24, both of Stockton, Calif.

    Hanani Lika Miller, 22, and Johnathan Parree Cruse, 24, both of Radcliff.

  • Nov. 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.


    Jesse T. Edwards (1975).

    DUI, BAC 0.22.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Morgan seizing the opportunity for Elizabethtown (11/12)


  • Nov. 12, 2009: Services


  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: E'town's Washington signs with USC (11/12)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — When Curtis Washington’s sister, Lemora, told him he had received a call from USC, Washington assumed it came from coaches at South Carolina. Right school, wrong coast. Washington, a 6-foot-9 Elizabethtown senior post, signed a national letter of intent Wednesday to play for the University of Southern Cali

  • State chamber president: Budget is a ‘leaky bucket’

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — It’s not often you hear Kentucky’s budget compared to a leaky bucket. Only instead of water, the state’s budget is leaking taxpayer dollars and the holes need to be plugged, said Kentucky Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Dave Adkisson. Adkisson on Thursday presented his “leaky bucket” the

  • Dusting off downtown



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Downtown is going to be a little more crowded and lively this holiday season.

    The city of Elizabethtown and the Heritage Council on Wednesday held a joint news conference at the First Federal Gallery inside the Historic State Theater to mark the “Light Up Old Towne” Art Walk Celebration, in hopes of spurring economic growth and rejuvenation in a downtown that has seen better days.

  • Christmas for kid programs in need of help

    Henry White: “Our finances are less than previous years and we won’t have the money to buy toys like we’ve done before.”

    To help out:

    FOP Lodge 40’s Shop With a Cop, contact EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby: (270) 765-4125, or mail check to FOP Lodge 40, P.O. Box 474, Elizabethtown, KY 42702. Checks may also be dropped off at the Elizabethtown Police Department, 300 South Mulberry St., Elizabethtown, KY.

  • Oct. 30 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Linda Gail Howard to Adam and Sara Worth, 420 Deepwood Drive, Elizabethtonw, $120,000.

    Donald Curtis Jones to Jeffrey C. and Jennifer J. Hall, 540 Springfield Road, Elizabethtown, $118,000.

    Michael J. and Danielle DeRosa to Jason D. and Rachel D. Gati, 360 Waterfowl Loop, Rineyville, $270,000.

    Mark E. and Melody P. Mayfield to Philip A. Zuercher, lot 196 Oak Valley Subdivision, county, $189,000.

  • Witness details Saturday night fatal wreck



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Worn out from riding motorcycles all day, Tim Padgett and his wife, April, were dozing off before 8:30  p.m. Saturday when the sound of squealing tires and crashing metal jolted  them to their feet.

    From the bedroom of their home on Battle Training Road, the Padgetts could hear a vehicle struggling to climb a hill in their front yard.