Today's News

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  • Protecting our youth from the right to free speech

    Since the Jan. 21 issue of The News-Enterprise hit the stands, practically candy-coated in the red, white and blue of inauguration day, a certain photo on that day’s page A10 has created something of an area talking point.

  • Feb. 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.

    Hilco Receivables LLC v. Maria L. Green, Tall Oak Court, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $4,701.90 plus interest.

  • Feb. 1 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Jimmie Dale Cundiff Jr., 38, Sonora, and Stephanie D. Elliott, 30, Elizabethtown. Married 13 years.

    Brad Buchman, 30, Livonia, Mich., and Tracy Jonell Dixon, 30, Radcliff. Married 13 years.

    John Edward Young, 24, Radcliff, and Aimee Lynn Windsor, 24, APO AE 09464. Married three years.

    Kevin Stephen Helgert, 28, and Kimberly Ann Helgert, 29, both of Vine Grove. Married two years.

  • Feb. 6 Property Transfers

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

    Vista Homes Inc. to Timothy and Sonya Brown , 155 Vineland Park Subdivision, Vine Grove, $204,900.

    Jerry D. and Charlotte G. Glass to Arvil and Theresa Meyers, lot 20 Cloverdale Heights Subdivision, Vine Grove, $112,000.

    T&S Brown Builders Inc. to Dorsey G. II and Mona Hall, 1 Fairway Drive, Elizabethtown, $255,000.

    Edythe Maria and Benson S. Lane to Joel T. and Carolyn M. Shepherd, 450 W. Spring Road, Radcliff, $55,869.

  • Mom held on kidnapping charge



    RADCLIFF — A mother labeled a fugitive last week by Radcliff police was arrested Sunday and charged with kidnapping her infant daughter.

    According to a criminal warrant, Nequila Rose Tomsett, 21, on Jan. 31 took her 18-month-old daughter  from the child’s court-appointed guardian at a Radcliff home and fled the area without proper infant supplies, including the baby’s breathing treatments.

  • With all due respect



    RADCLIFF — Despite the fact the Louisville Courier-Journal last week ran a “seeking the next of kin” notice for William “Mike” Lyons, his local funeral was well-attended.

    Actually, friend Melissa Mershon said that when she pulled up to the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central service Monday, she thought she was at the wrong one.

    “Just amazing,” she said.

  • General: better communications among leaders needed



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Fort Knox Commander Maj. General Donald M. Campbell says the region’s leaders could have communicated better in the wake of the late January ice storm, eliminating some redundancy he noticed.

    Campbell addressed emergency operations and other military and community issues during a meeting Monday afternoon with the editorial board of The News-Enterprise.

  • Feb. 1 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.

    Dominique Lee Bowshier (1990). Complicity theft by unlawful taking. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $310.

    Leroy cooper Jr. (1964). Theft by deception (three counts). Total $210.

    Timothy D. Crowe (1974). Speeding 10 mph over; failure to wear seat belts. Total $189.

  • Feb. 6 Building Permits

    There were no building permits issued from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission, Radcliff Planning and Zoning or the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices last week.