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  • Feb. 19 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    United Fidelity v. Perry O. Boswell, Principal Court, Radcliff. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $12,046.47 plus interest.

  • Next stop: Fort Benning, Ga.



    FORT KNOX — A column of armor rolled out of this Army post Monday.

    But since some of the vehicles lack engines or have bullet holes or otherwise beat up bodies, the line of tanks and armored personnel carriers didn’t seem as imposing as they surely did 60 or 70 years ago.

    They are the first large armor pieces — out of more than 200 — moving from the Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor’s collection to Fort Benning, Ga., as part of the post’s transformation.

  • KSP to hold traffic checkpoints

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — March will see an increase in police activity as Kentucky State Police Post 4 plans a number of traffic safety checkpoints on the various roadways in Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Hardin, Jefferson, LaRue, Meade and Nelson counties. The checkpoints are intended to reduce the number of impaired drivers on the road, but troopers also will be

  • Cloners get time for E'town crime



    LOUISVILLE – Five men were sentenced last week after admitting roles in what an Elizabethtown detective describes as the largest, most impressive credit card cloning operation in local history.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Marion a college opponent for North (03/01)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com MUNFORDVILLE — The top girls’ high school team (Trent Milby’s Marion County Lady Knights) in the state emulates the top men’s college team (John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats) in a lot of ways: n Both teams have outstanding records. The Lady Knights enter the 5th Region Tournament, which opens tonight with

  • Photo: Framing the future
  • Feb. 21 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Megahan Flores (1989). Theft by deception (two counts). Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Court costs waived.

    Donnie J. Hovis (1981). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Thirty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $194.

  • Feb. 21 Divorces

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

    Matthew Scott Haycraft, 30, and Amanda Sue Peters, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married eight years.

    Christopher B. Rader Jr., 26, Radcliff, and Carly L. Bachman, 21, San Antonio. Married one year.

    Kerry Lee Waller, 41, and Jessica C. Wilkins, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married 10 years.

    Phillip Dale Sherrard, 47, Elizabethtown, and Pamela Ann Sherrard, 47, Cecilia. Married 10 years.

  • Feb. 19 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Ed and Hyon Malunay, 167 Ben Court, Rineyville. Use: basement remodel.

    Bluebird Investment Group, 571 Blackburn Road, county. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Double L Construction, 19 Collinbrook, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Feb. 28, 2010: Services


    Michael E. Whitfill, 54, of Big Clifty, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010. The memorial service is at 2 p.m. EST March 7 at Rudledge Baptist Church on Sylvania Road in Louisville. Watkins-Oller Funeral Home in Leitchfield is in charge of arrangements.