Today's News

  • Thank you to Elizabethtown Police Department

    I am grateful and appreciative of law enforcement the world over! This card of thanks and appreciation goes to the Elizabethtown Police Department.

    Reva Yvonne Janes


  • Freemans celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Freemans celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Jean Angel and Norman Freeman of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 22, 2008. They were married Dec. 22, 1958, by the Rev. Clyde H. Freed Jr., at First Baptist Church in Williamsburg.

    Mr. Freeman is retired from General Telephone Company and is a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church.

    Mrs. Freeman is retired from Elizabethtown Independent Schools and has been a choir singer at Severns Valley Baptist Church for 42 years.

  • Garrisons celebrate 40th wedding anniversary


    Garrisons celebrate 40th wedding anniversary

    Bill Garrison and Evelyn Ard Garrison will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Dec. 21, 2008.

    They were married Dec. 21, 1968, by the Rev. Manley Towles at his home in Jonesville.

    Mr. Garrison retired from Dow Corning in 1993 after 27 years.

    Mrs. Garrison retired from E'town Sportswear in 1997 after 26 years.

    They have a son, Greg Butler of Louisville.


  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club has January meeting

    Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club The Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club met on Jan. 26 at the Colvin Community Center. The event started with a chili cook-off provided by the club officers. The members and guests enjoyed tasting the various types of chili presented. The featured speaker was Samuel Sherrard, an Elizabethtown high school junior, who recently attended the inaugural of President Obama. He shared pictures of the event and inspired all with his compassion about the experience.

  • Johnson-Owens


    Tracy Johnson and Michael Owens, along with their parents, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The wedding is at 3 p.m. EST Dec. 20, 2008, at Younger’s Creek Baptist Church in Elizabethtown. All family and friends are invited. Invitations will be sent to out of town guests only.

  • Nunn-Beard



    Becky Nunn and Travis Beard, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Donnie and Elaine Nunn of Hodgenville. She is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Ray’s Market.

    The prospective groom is the son of Ray and Connie Beard of Elizabethtown. He is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School, is employed as an iron worker and is a member of the Local 70 apprentice program.

  • ECTC faculty and staff raise money for Helping Hand


  • Adwell participates in Spirit of America performance

    ADWELL. Army Spec. Andrew S. Adwell was one of more than 300 Army soldiers who participated in the "Spirit of America 2008" performance to the citizens of Rochester, N.Y., and Worcester, Mass., on Sept. 12 and 13.

    Adwell, an infantryman with two years of military service, is assigned to the 4th Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, Fort Myer, Arlington, Va.

    He is the son of Glenn R. Adwell and Catherine C. Adwell, both of Rineyville.


  • Sisters welcome Jaxon David


    Sisters welcome Jaxon David

    Cheynna Ray Grissom and Shelby Vowels, both of Elizabethtown, announce the birth of a brother, Jaxon David Duke, on Nov. 5, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 6.5 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Jennifer Duke and Jason Jones of Elizabethtown.

    Maternal grandparents are Cheryl Miracle and Ken Miracle of Elizabethtown; and paternal grandparents are Jane Jones-Grant of Elizabethtown and James Jones of Campbellsville.

  • Feb. 8 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.


    John Thomas Davee (1979).

    DUI, BAC 0.22; reckless driving.