Today's News

  • Jan. 16 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.

  • MLK Day raises question: Is dream realized?



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2009 was a momentous one, to say the least.

    The annual tribute to the American civil rights leader fell on the eve of one of the nation’s most historic presidential inaugurations – occurring during the centennial year of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

  • Jan. 16 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission, Radcliff Planning and Zoning, and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Millcreek Baptist Church, 1182 S. Jones St., Radcliff. Use: church.

    New Banks Inc., 100 and 102 N. Osprey Court, Vine Grove. Use: single-family dwellings.

    MRE Inc., 404 Southland Drive, Radcliff. Use: other.

  • Jan. 11 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Felicia Aline Skeeters, 20, Elizabethtown, and Charles T. Armstrong, 21, Vine Grove.

    Vivian Joanne Rivera, 26, and Erick Andres Escalera, 26, both of Radcliff.

    Christine Michele Hoernke, 21, Rineyville, and Bryan Willie Holland, 20, Radcliff.

    Kathleen Marrie Gettings, 51, and Paul William Howard, 55, both of Fayetteville, N.C.

    Lindsey Carol McDonal, 25, and Brandon Lee Killinger, 28, both of Eastview.

    Camille Miller, 45, and Robert Earl McCoy, 35, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Woman sues HMH citing overdose


  • Two men charged with theft after chase


  • A welcome change



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Hundreds of miles separated local Barack Obama supporters from Tuesday’s inauguration ceremony in Washington, D.C., but that didn’t stop them from celebrating.

  • MLK Day Contest Winners


    As part of the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Celebration and Lottie Offett Robinson Scholarship Fundraiser, 12 students were recognized for their work compiling poems, posters and essays in tribute to King.

    Each received awards sponsored by area businesses and private individuals.

    Their names, places and schools are as follows:

      Posters, kindergarten through second grade First Place, Jadetta Gregory, First grader at Woodland Elementary

  • Locals see Obama make history




    WASHINGTON — Hardin County residents joined a throng of close to 2 million people who on Tuesday celebrated President Barack Obama’s inauguration.

    They described a well-behaved crowd and an atmosphere charged with excitement over Obama, the nation’s first black president.

    Rodney Glover called it a “once-in-a-lifetime event.”

  • Jan. 11 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.


    Kenneth W. Brown (1977).

    DUI, BAC 0.12; leaving scene of accident.