Today's News

  • Aug. 29 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Marilu Rivera Berrios, 29, and Jason Thomas Ohlrich, 30, both of Radcliff.

    Katrina Dawn Wilkerson, 36, and Terry Joe Wilkerson, 48, both of Elizabethtown.

    Kelly Marie McGriffin, 37, Mifflin, Penn., and Jason Kenneth Fields, 39, Radcliff.

    Elisa Leigh Anna Foster, 21, Burke, Va., and Kyle Edward Atkins, 22, Fort Knox.

    Meghan Elizabeth Johnson, 20, and Christian Deshaun Carter, 22, Columbia, Tenn.

  • Aug. 29 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.


    Jeremy M. Maupin (1987).

    DUI, BAC 0.10; speeding 13 mph over.

  • Aug. 27 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.

    Mike and Dana Bowers, 204 Ravenswood Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

    Tommy L. Thurman, 9268 Salt River Road, Cecilia. Use: garage.

    David Wise, lot 54 Darlita Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Billie Evans, 160 Secretariat Road, Elizabethtown. Use: addition, carport and pavilion.

  • Siblings announce birth of sister


    Keelin Fischer of Elizabethtown and Jaide Plouvier of Hodgenville announce the birth of a sister, Rheygan Gina Plouvier, on March 20, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 8½ ounces.

    Parents are Jackie Fischer and Matthew Plouvier of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Raymond Plouvier and Linda Plouvier of Elizabethtown and Michael Fischer and Janet Fischer of Radcliff.

    Great-grandparents are Catherine Brown of Hodgenville and Judith Snowberger of Reynolds, Ind.


  • Vine Grove student hopes for spot on game show



    While it’s not the typical format for school exams, Eli McDowell might need to prepare to give his answers in the form of a question.

    McDowell, a fifth-grader at Vine Grove Elementary School, is in the running for a spot on Kid Jeopardy! He is awaiting results of his August audition in Chicago.

  • Aug. 27 Property Transfers

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

    Roy L. Lippe to James Albert and Melanie Beauchamp, 19712 Sonora-Hardin Springs Road, Eastview, $92,000.

    Murrell Construction Inc. to Andre A. Mosley, 132 Medical Center Drive, Radcliff, $179,900.

    Vista Homes Inc. to Robert W. and Lorna Leigh Serianni, 365 Chase Lake Road, Rineyville, $199,900.

    Universal Interiors to Erick John and Melissa Plamann, 251 Rebecca Ann Court, Elizabethtown, $228,000.

  • Hope for Today ministry enters second year



    A new program at a local church has become a successful ministry and community outreach effort.

    The Hope for Today ministry at Cecilia Baptist Church begins its second year Thursday. The program includes a food bank for low-income families, the money for which is supplemented by a clothes closet open to the community.

  • Aug. 29 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.

    Shetira T. Arnold (1976). Theft by deception. Total $155.

    Cassandra S. Barnes (1986). Speeding 10 mph over; failure of owner to maintain required insurance; state traffic school. Total $164.

    Tamika S. Belton (1977). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

  • WWII vet gets birthday ride in style



    Vernon Deckard on Monday was opening gifts during his first big birthday bash in all of his 85 years when Bill Swope showed up in a ’48 Packard convertible — black, top down, a graceful swan on the hood.

    Deckard said he was very surprised.

    The two men had never met, but Swope gave Deckard a ride in the classic Packard to his Cars of Yesteryear Museum, which he opened just for Deckard’s family.

  • Guthrie to host Academy Day