Today's News

  • Smiths celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    The Rev. George and Carolyn Morgan Smith of Hodgenville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception, hosted by their children, from 2 to 4 p.m. EST Nov. 28, 2009, in the Atrium of Severns Valley Baptist Church, 1100 Ring Road, Elizabethtown.

    They were married Dec. 26, 1959 in Milledgeville, Ga., and have lived in Kentucky since 1961.

  • Olivers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Bobby and Sharon Oliver of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a party hosted by their daughters on Nov. 22, 2009, at Sportsman Lake in Elizabethtown.

    The couple was married Nov. 27, 1959 in Georgetown by the Rev. L.H. Roebuck.

    Mr. Oliver is retired from CF Trucking.

    Mrs. Oliver is retired from Johnson Control.

    They have two daughters, Terri Jameson of Crestview Hills and Jerri Berry of Lexington; and six grandchildren.

    Invitations have been sent. No gifts, please.


  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL OPINION: This one was ugly (01/03)

    LEXINGTON — File this one under U, for ugly. The annual showdown between Kentucky and Louisville resembled something you see Vince McMahon’s WWE company put on more than it did a basketball game, which I thought I was going to see. For those basketball purists, Kentucky’s 71-62 victory over the Cardinals on Saturday at Rupp Arena must have been hard to watch. Shots

  • Photo: Gathering the greens

    City employee Sam Shields stuffs a string of garland into a bag Monday afternoon as he and others take down Christmas decorations in downtown Vine Grove.

  • Cofers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Carl and Carolyn Cofer of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 21, 2009, at their home with their children and grandchildren.

    They were married Nov. 21, 1959.

    They have two daughters, Karen Duren and Carla Davidson; and four grandchildren.


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  • Dec. 20 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.


    Christopher S. Hopkins (1989).

    DUI, BAC 0.18; reckless driving.

  • Dec. 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.

    Thornton Americas Holdings LLC v. Jody Macias, P.O. Box, Radcliff. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $5,696.76 plus interest.

  • Photo: The melting of a natural masterpiece
  • Dec. 25 Religion Briefs