Today's News

  • Hope for future General Assembly city classification action



    On Wednesday, Sept. 24, we traveled to the State Capitol to participate in a joint commission hearing on city classification. Upon arriving, we were greeted warmly by state Rep. Jimmie Lee, D-Elizabethtown, and state Sen. Elizabeth Tori, R-Radcliff.


  • Oct. 7, 2008: Our readers write

    No one is minding the store

  • Oct. 5 Traffic

    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.

    Bonnie D. Carter (1976). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    John Ronald Lashley (1978). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $245.

    Donald R. Miller (1973). Speeding 70 in a 45; state traffic school. Total $199.

    John M. Roy (1969). Speeding 6 mph over. Total $160.

  • RPD Officer Craig Pavey retires

    Staff Report

    A longtime Radcliff police officer who recently retired will be missed by leaders of the department, officials say.

    According to RPD Capt. Willie Wells, Officer Craig Pavey was the department’s “go-to guy” who knew how to get “the job done.”

    Pavey retired earlier this month after 21 years of service with Radcliff police. He joined the department in 1987 and received numerous awards during his career with RPD.

    “I hold him in very high regards both professionally and personally,” Wells said.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: From Golfer to Go-To Guy (10/07)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com HODGENVILLE — Caleb Cobb almost threw it all away. As a sophomore, Cobb quit the LaRue County High School football team and joined – of all things – the golf team. “It wasn’t a very good decision. I was all right, but not very good,” Cobb, a senior wide receiver/defensive back, said of his golf gam

  • Oct. 5 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Shanna Yates Lucas, 23, Cecilia, and Robert Dale Stephens Jr., 25, Vine Grove.

    Jessica Ann Wilson, 20, and Roger Dale Andrews II, 22, both of Beaufort, S.C.

    Lindsey Michelle Dalton, 18, and Joshua Wesley Clayton, 19, both of Cecilia.

    Natashia Danielle Shepperd, 20, Vine Grove, and Aly Reed Melchor, 21, Radcliff.

    Amanda Ellen Jordon, 20, and Kevin Lamont Keys Jr., 18, both of Sierra Vista, Ariz.

    Morgan Dayna Snyder, 28, and Christian Paul Wamsley, 29, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Deputy sought in shooting death captured

    Staff Report

    WATERLOO, Iowa – A Simpson County Deputy Sheriff sought in his ex-girlfriend’s shooting death surrendered to police shortly after midnight Tuesday in the parking lot of an Iowa hotel.

    Kentucky State Police received unconfirmed reports of Deputy Randall Creek being seen in the Hardin County area shortly after the Sunday morning shooting of ex-girlfriend Debbie Rediess at her Smith’s Grove home in Simpson County.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: Edwards, Jeffries lead North Hardin to shutout victory (10/07)


  • Ky A.G. to respond to gas price inquiry

    Staff Report

    FRANKFORT — A spokeswoman for Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway said a response to an August letter from Elizabethtown City Council candidates questioning the pricing tactics of Elizabethtown gasoline dealers will be made by the end of the week.

    “I talked to our folks today who are looking into it and they said they had received the letter,” Conway spokeswoman Allison Martin said Tuesday. “We should have a response to that by the end of the week.”

  • 20 recipes with canned tuna


      By MARLENE PARRISH Pittsburgh Post-Gazette