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  • June 25 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.

    Emmett C. Simpkins, 331 Boone Road, Rineyville. Use: garage.

    Matt Watts, 38 Gala Court, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Javan and Brandy Graham, 280 Mountain View Estates Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Oral Lambin, 330 Glendover Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: footer.

  • Green River Lake victim laid to rest

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A 33-year-old father of two who was laid to rest Tuesday is the third Hardin Countian this year to drown, adding another death to the increasing number of recreation-related fatalities at Kentucky parks and lakes. Taylor County Coroner Terry Dabney said Elizabethown resident John Austin Davis and six others were using a pontoon as a platform Saturda

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  • June 27 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.


    Mark K. Strickland (1973).

  • June 27 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Tiarae Destinee King, 22, Spartanburg, S.C., and Charles Flint Rhem IV, 22, Greer, S.C.

    Jessica Paige Dougherty, 20, Hendersonville, Tenn., and Taler Wade Myrick, 22, White House, Tenn.

    Courtney Marie Koivisto, 19, Quanitico, Va., and Brice Lloyd Henderson, 19, Fort Wayne, Ind.

    Mariam Madeleine Phillips, 19, and Christopher Patrick Duffy, 19, both of Robert, Mo.

    Velkis Viviana Johnston, 36, and Jonathan Duwayne Charney, 29, both of Vine Grove.

  • June 25 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.

  • July 5, 2010, obituaries

    John Austin Davis

    John Austin Davis, 33, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, July 3, 2010, in Taylor County.

    He was a native of Hardin County and worked for Precision Roller Bearing. He graduated from Elizabethtown High School in 1996 and formerly worked at Ambrake.

    He was preceded in death by his grandparents, E. L. “Red” and Martha Davis, and Edward and Nan Barnes.

  • Resurfacing project to slow Ky. 61 travel

    The News-Enterprise HARDIN COUNTY — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 4 officials are advising motorists of potential delays along Ky. 61 next week when a resurfacing project begins along Lincoln Parkway. According to KTC District 4 spokesman Mark Brown, a $1.4 million Lincoln Parkway resurfacing project is scheduled to begin Monday, July 12, in Hardin County. The state-funded

  • Burke’s third trial date set for Aug. 9



    Bowling Green attorney David Broderick won’t guarantee next month’s scheduled trial of his client, U.S. Army Sgt. Brent Burke, will go as planned.

    But that’s not because he’s doesn’t want to.

    Broderick won’t promise a schedule relating to the double-murder trial because he can’t.

    “There’s nothing routine about a case having had two mistrials,” Broderick said.

  • ZoZo's offers Radcliff a fresh choice

    ZoZo’s is at 593 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd. in Radcliff. For information, contact (270) 352-1200, go to www.zozoscafe.com or find them on Facebook.

    Know OF a good local eatery?

    If you know of a locally-owned eatery where you’d like to see the kitchen invaded, contact Becca Owsley at (270) 505-1741 or bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com