Today's News

  • Aug. 24 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.

    Michael Dwain Campbell (1962). Theft by unlawful taking. Six months in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $285.

    Janice Darlyn Law (1949). Possession of marijuana; use/possess drug paraphernalia. Six months in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $285.

  • Garden Club gets lesson in bluebirds


  • Upton Homemakers has program on history of Homemakers organization

    Upton Homemakers has program on history of the Homemakers organization The Upton Homemakers met Sept. 9 in the fellowship hall of Upton Baptist Church. President Anna Mae Reed opened the meeting by giving an overview of what the club does.

  • Sept. 28 Food Service 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.

    Five Star No. 3327, 2007 N. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown.

    Date inspected: Sept. 17

    Regular inspection.

    Score: 95

  • Oct. 31 Halloween Events


  • Bash-DeFrees

    THOMAS DEFREES AND LISA MARIE BASH   Bash-DeFrees Thomas E. Sr. and Janice M. DeFrees of Elizabethtown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Thomas Emmet DeFrees Jr., to Lisa Marie Bash of Louisville. The bride-to-be is the daughter of David R. and Nancy R. Bash of Louisville. The wedding is at noon, Oct.  11, 2008, at St. Martha’s Catholi

  • Smith-Barnes

    Smith-Barnes Terrie and Richard Smith of Vine Grove announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Carrie Smith of Radcliff, to Marc Barnes of Radcliff, son of Robin and Alton Barnes of New York. The wedding is at 2 p.m., Sept. 27, 2008, at 1267 Burns Road, Vine Grove, with a reception to follow. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.  

  • Senior Republican Women welcome KSP trooper


  • Aug. 15 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.

    Citibank v Ronald L. Gatzke, Lincoln Street, Vine Grove. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $5,482.99 plus interest.

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bluegrass wins eighth-grade state title (11/2)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — Adam Lindsey feared the worst when Bluegrass Middle School eighth-grade running back Darien Biggs fumbled the ball near midfield, giving the Bell County Bobcats solid field position with under 2 minutes left in the eighth-grade championship of the first-ever Kentucky Middle School Football Association’s Conference on Conferenc