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  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Central Hardin surges to 9-0 mark in first week (08/16)



    OWENSBORO — The Central Hardin High School volleyball team rebounded from one of the Lady Bruins’ worst performances at the Apollo Summer Slamdown with one of their best.

    After a 2-3 showing last year in one of western Kentucky’s top opening-weekend tournaments, the unranked and upstart Lady Bruins went 7-0 Friday and Saturday to win the 25-team tournament that featured two ranked teams in the Kentucky Volleyball Coaches’ Association preseason top 25 poll.

  • Driver blamed for crash failed to appear in speeding case



    Records show an Arizona driver accused of crashing drunk into the scene of a Dixie Boulevard traffic stop Sunday recently failed to appear in 9th District Court to challenge a speeding ticket, or pay the $180 fine associated with it.

    Records in Hardin District Court show a failure to appear notice having been attached to Nikke V. Powell's May 13 traffic case for what files reflect as her failure to appear in court on her original court date of June 16, or on June 30, the date for which a continuance was scheduled.

  • EIS tables tax decision



    The Elizabethtown Independent Schools board plans to make a decision on school taxes next week.

    The board voted to table the issue of this year’s tax levy until a specially-called board meeting Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Stone Hearth Restaurant.

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  • E’town approves flag sales

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown City Council on Monday voted to ease its policy on flag sales, allowing residents the option of purchasing a city flag from the manufacturer. City officials came to a consensus on the subject — authorizing flag sales for private use only — after City Attorney D. Dee Shaw conducted research last week on flag sale

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  • EIS in favor of concussion management program

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown Independent Schools’ board voted Monday to add another layer of protection for student athletes. EIS will implement the ImPact Concussion Management System following a decision at its regular board meeting. The board unanimously voted for the program. Superintendent Gary French said he was approache

  • Radcliff officers injured in crash



    Two Radcliff police officers were injured Sunday morning in a crash following a traffic stop.

    Officers Mark Kirkpatrick, 33, and Christopher Smith, 24, stopped Heather Davis, 19, for speeding on Dixie Boulevard near Knox Boulevard at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday, according to Bryce Shumate, spokesman for Radcliff Police Department, and Bruce Reeves, spokesman for Kentucky State Police Post 4.

  • Aug. 8 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.

    Ryan L. Hayes (1985). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Derek G. Nall (1980). No license in possession. Total $204.

    Joshua K. Taylor (1979). Entry on land to shoot/hunt/fish/trap without consent. Total $205.

    Jonathan A. Vittitow (1989). Speeding 16 mph over; state traffic school. Total $176.

  • Aug. 6 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.

    Cavalry Portfolio Services LLC v. Dora Pipta, Sunningdale Way, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $8,261.34 plus interest.