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  • Sept. 29, 2009: Services


  • Sept. 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.

    Virginia Bradley v. Accumetric LLC, Ring Road, Elizabethtown. Claims discrimination. Seeks judgment for damages; trial by jury.

  • Back from the ashes



    RADCLIFF — A movie about the life of Harold Dennis, titled “The Phoenix,” is in the works by up-and-coming director Jason Epperson.

  • Sept. 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.

    Benjamin Meredith, 1046 Hillcreek Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: garage.

    Kevin D. Ginther, 48 Featherstone Court, Elizabethtown. Use: basement remodeling.

    Monica Sommerfield, 11964 Leitchfield Road, county. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Tim and Shirley Ash, 21 Celise Drive, Rineyville. Use: deck.

  • Elizabethtown officials talk tennis

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Tennis Commission Chairman Bo O’Brien was disappointed his questions went unanswered when he lobbied the Elizabethtown City Council earlier this month to erect new tennis courts in the city. But city officials on Monday said they were committed to upgrading the city’s tennis facilities, though deta

  • Accused scammer headed to the slammer



    ELIZABETHTOWN – An Elizabethtown man with a history relating to investment scams and who still faces trial on similar charges brought against him in 2008, was jailed in Frankfort earlier this month for contempt of court.

  • Area Mormons make headlines in international magazine

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — An international magazine’s October issue features a local Mormon church for its role in sparking interest in genealogy. The article in Ensign — the official magazine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — details how the congregation digs into the past through a variety of effor

  • Movie Listings

    MOVIE PALACE, Elizabethtown, 769-1505 “The Informant” (R) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m. “Love Happens” (PG-13) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m. “Jennifer’s Body” (R) 1:30, 4, 6:3

  • Dispelling BRAC myths

    By BRAD RICHARDSON/Guest columnist

    If there are still any BRAC — Base Realignment and Closure — doubters out there, you should have seen the turn out for the Fort Knox Job Information Sessions at the Urban League Economic Empowerment Tour and Career Fair in Louisville earlier this month. We had hundreds of folks show up to learn more about the employment opportunities coming to the installation.

    Believe me, most were plenty interested in finding out how to qualify and apply for these future positions.

  • A return to nature



    GLENDALE — The neglect of a county park hinged on the Nolin River has sparked the interest of both Hardin County Government and Hardin County Water District No. 2.

    Taylor’s Bend Park has been adopted this week as a conservation project for the district, said General Manager James Jeffries. Jeffries said he expected the project to last two days and wrap up today.