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  • City likely will see reduced natural gas rates

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Natural gas rates have experienced steep hikes this year, but the city of Elizabethtown could be seeing reduced rates come December.

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  • Aug. 24 Food Inspections

    Inspections are conducted on food service establishments by the Hardin County Health Center at least once every six months and retail food markets once annually to determine compliance with the law.

    Published rating scores ranging from 0 to 100 are sanitation ratings only. Ratings from 85 to 100 with no critical violations are considered satisfactory.

    Green Apple Foods, 2413 Ring Road, Suite 105, Elizabethtown

    Date inspected: Aug. 1

    Regular inspection.

    Score: 97

    Violations: wiping cloths stored without sanitizer; microwave ceiling unclean.

  • Oct. 26 Pet of the Week

    Pet of the Week This four-year-old male Cocker Spaniel named “Jed” and this three-year-old female Basset Hound named “Fiona” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.htmfor more information. A

  • Aug. 31 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Pansy Elaine Sanders, 73, and Salvatore Henry Mancuso, 71, both of Elizabethtown.

    Elizabeth Ann Anaya, 33, and Marvin Alejandro Morales, 31, both of Urbandale, Iowa.

    Adonnaka Kelly Morris, 39, Waddy, and Timothy Lee Stone, 44, Louisville.

    Crystal Dawn Garland, 34, and Eric Allen Hamilton, 34, both of Elizabethtown.

    Julianne Aurelia Terry, 22, Fort Bliss, Texas, and James Vincent Braudis, 25, Radcliff.

  • Dunn-Perry

    SEAN PATRICK PERRY AND OLIE NICOLE DUNN   Dunn-Perry   Ronnie and Blan Dunn of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Olie Nicole Dunn of Elizabethtown, to Sean Patrick Perry of Elizabethtown, son of Vivian Phillips and Charlie Philips of Sonora. The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of LaRue County High School. She is employed at Pu

  • Military - Gardenhire


    GARDENHIRE. Army Reserve Pvt. Kevin E. Gardenhire Jr. has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. A 2001 graduate of Ridgeview High School in Columbia, S.C., he is the son of Clarice Lockhart of  Columbia, S.C., and the brother of Kiantae Grant of Radcliff.  

  • Oct. 24 Property Transfers

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

    Estate of Margaret Brumblow to Joseph D. Cecil, property in Vine Grove, $47,850.

    Bulk Petroleum Corp. to Metro Petroleum LLC, lots 5-12 and 49-52 Alameda Manor Subdivision, Elizabethtown, $505,000.

    Mary Sue and Garry Wayne Sharp to Sandra Darlene Sharp and John Joseph and Charlene Langley, property in Vine Grove, love and affection. FMV: $52,600.

    TG Development LLC to Carrie Macy, lot 53 Avery Estates, Vine Grove, $141,275.

  • 9-19 Building Permits

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

    Dale Taylor, 239 St. John Church Road, Elizabethtown. Use: garage.

    Tracy Yeast, 1349 Lower Colesburg Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Susan Barnes, 3369 St. John Church Road, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

  • McKinney-Skees

    Maggie Mae McKinney and Robert Mitchell Skees, both of Upton, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Mary Rose Poteet. The prospective groom is the son of Ada Marie Skees of White Mills and the late Mitchell Stoy Skees. He is employed by Rhonda Electric of Fort Knox. The wedding is at 4 p.m. EST Sept. 27, 2008, at the Sadler r