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  • Aug. 16, 2010: Services


  • EIS in favor of concussion management program

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown Independent Schools’ board voted Monday to add another layer of protection for student athletes. EIS will implement the ImPact Concussion Management System following a decision at its regular board meeting. The board unanimously voted for the program. Superintendent Gary French said he was approache

  • Radcliff officers injured in crash



    Two Radcliff police officers were injured Sunday morning in a crash following a traffic stop.

    Officers Mark Kirkpatrick, 33, and Christopher Smith, 24, stopped Heather Davis, 19, for speeding on Dixie Boulevard near Knox Boulevard at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday, according to Bryce Shumate, spokesman for Radcliff Police Department, and Bruce Reeves, spokesman for Kentucky State Police Post 4.

  • Aug. 8 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.

    Ryan L. Hayes (1985). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Derek G. Nall (1980). No license in possession. Total $204.

    Joshua K. Taylor (1979). Entry on land to shoot/hunt/fish/trap without consent. Total $205.

    Jonathan A. Vittitow (1989). Speeding 16 mph over; state traffic school. Total $176.

  • Aug. 6 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.

    Cavalry Portfolio Services LLC v. Dora Pipta, Sunningdale Way, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $8,261.34 plus interest.

  • Photos: Ridin' the storm out
  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER PREVIEW: John Hardin (08/15)



    The John Hardin Lady Bulldogs have been on the defensive the last couple of years, but coach Brittany Carter is hoping to see her team be on the offensive this season.

    The Lady Bulldogs, who went 8-8-3 last season, scored only 36 goals last season, averaging less than two goals a game.

  • Lions Club chicken dinner is Saturday

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com Hardin Countians who want to escape the heat of grilling outdoors can let the Lions Club do the cooking for them this weekend. The annual Lions Club barbecue chicken dinner will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Elizabethtown High School. The cost of the meal, which consists of half a barbecue chicken, baked beans, coleslaw,

  • Defense claim prosecutors withheld discovery on Burke case



    Testimony in the state’s double-murder case against former Army Sgt. Brent Burke resumed this morning with Hardin County  Deputy Coroner John Clemens describing the Rineyville subdivision crime scene he responded to on Sept. 11, 2007, and the reports and photos he filed as part of his investigation.

    Within minutes of Clemens taking the stand, his testimony came to a halt, due to an issue with discovery.

  • Forums tonight on future of education



    Elizabethtown will be one of nine locations across the state for simultaneous forums tonight to help a task force come up with education priorities for the next General Assembly.

    The TEK Talk meetings — part of the Transforming Education in Kentucky initiative — will include local discussions and a televised panel with Gov. Steve Beshear and his wife, Education Commissioner Terry Holliday and Council on Postsecondary Education President Bob King.