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  • 'Hello Kitty' bandit suspect jailed


    The man suspected of being the “Hello Kitty bandit” after a June 3 robbery of Ginny’s Hallmark on West Poplar Street, was arrested and jailed Monday.

    According to Elizabethtown PD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, police arrested and jailed 19-year-old Joshua Thomas Brewer of Constantine and charged him with the robbery.

    Armed with a machete-style blade and a Hello Kitty bandage on his face, police say it was Brewer who entered the Hallmark store and demanded cash from the clerk.

    No one was injured in the incident.

  • Oct. 5 Divorces

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

    William Hernandez, 38, and Sharon J. Corbin, 40, both of Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Anthony Durrant, 40, and Naomi Durrant, 29, both of Rineyville. Married seven years.

    William C. Davis, 40, Fort Knox, and Tracy Randolph, 39, Atlanta. Married 16 years.

    Gerald Jerome Gee II, 33, Radcliff, and Christy Danielle gee, 28, Dallas. Married 10 years.

    Jeffrey Peerman, 26, and Cathy Simpson, 28, both of Radcliff. Married 10 years.

  • Oct. 7, 2008: Obituaries

    Daniel L. ‘Danny’ Aubrey

    Daniel L. “Danny” Aubrey, 82, of Hodgenville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at the Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville.

    He was a deacon at Lincoln Memorial Baptist Church in Hodgenville where he served as church sexton for the Lincoln Memorial Cemetery for several years; he was a retired self-employed contractor, and a 59-year member of B.R. Young Masonic Lodge No. 132 F&AM in Hodgenville.

  • Oct. 8, 2008: Obituaries

    James Donald ‘Don’ Corbett James Donald “Don” Corbett, 65, of Jeffersonville, Ind., died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Clark Memorial Hospital. He was born in Elizabethtown on Dec. 15, 1942. He owned and was retired from Corbett C.P.A. He was an avid University of Kentucky fan and was a member of New Chapel United Methodist Church. He was

  • Hope for future General Assembly city classification action



    On Wednesday, Sept. 24, we traveled to the State Capitol to participate in a joint commission hearing on city classification. Upon arriving, we were greeted warmly by state Rep. Jimmie Lee, D-Elizabethtown, and state Sen. Elizabeth Tori, R-Radcliff.


  • Oct. 7, 2008: Our readers write

    No one is minding the store

  • Oct. 5 Traffic

    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.

    Bonnie D. Carter (1976). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    John Ronald Lashley (1978). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $245.

    Donald R. Miller (1973). Speeding 70 in a 45; state traffic school. Total $199.

    John M. Roy (1969). Speeding 6 mph over. Total $160.

  • RPD Officer Craig Pavey retires

    Staff Report

    A longtime Radcliff police officer who recently retired will be missed by leaders of the department, officials say.

    According to RPD Capt. Willie Wells, Officer Craig Pavey was the department’s “go-to guy” who knew how to get “the job done.”

    Pavey retired earlier this month after 21 years of service with Radcliff police. He joined the department in 1987 and received numerous awards during his career with RPD.

    “I hold him in very high regards both professionally and personally,” Wells said.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: From Golfer to Go-To Guy (10/07)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com HODGENVILLE — Caleb Cobb almost threw it all away. As a sophomore, Cobb quit the LaRue County High School football team and joined – of all things – the golf team. “It wasn’t a very good decision. I was all right, but not very good,” Cobb, a senior wide receiver/defensive back, said of his golf gam

  • Oct. 5 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Shanna Yates Lucas, 23, Cecilia, and Robert Dale Stephens Jr., 25, Vine Grove.

    Jessica Ann Wilson, 20, and Roger Dale Andrews II, 22, both of Beaufort, S.C.

    Lindsey Michelle Dalton, 18, and Joshua Wesley Clayton, 19, both of Cecilia.

    Natashia Danielle Shepperd, 20, Vine Grove, and Aly Reed Melchor, 21, Radcliff.

    Amanda Ellen Jordon, 20, and Kevin Lamont Keys Jr., 18, both of Sierra Vista, Ariz.

    Morgan Dayna Snyder, 28, and Christian Paul Wamsley, 29, both of Elizabethtown.