Today's News

  • Feb. 15 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.


    Julian V. Serrano (1984).

  • Ice causes Burke trial to be delayed, again

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — A new trial date was set Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court for the former Fort Campbell MP charged in 2007 with killing his estranged wife and her former mother-in-law at a Rineyville home. The change of dates in the double-murder, burglary and animal death case against Brent Burke stems from a backlog of hearings caused by court

  • Local Christians observe Ash Wednesday



    HARDIN COUNTY — That smudge on your coworker’s forehead — it’s supposed to be there.

    Some local churches today are observing Ash Wednesday, which is a time to reflect on transience and show penance. It’s also the first day of Lent.

    Until April 11, the Saturday before Easter, worshippers not only will give up things they like but also perform beneficial acts.

  • Feb. 20 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.

    Richard and Tracey Price, 1 Price Estates, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Janie Riser, 320 Carroll Ave., Rineyville. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Alonzo Aaron, 104 Belmont Ave., Elizabethtown. Use: deck.


  • Feb. 15 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.

    Martina R. Carman (1988). Failure to wear seat belts; failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

    Kelly J. Carter (1985). Theft by deception (two counts). Total $150.

    Michael C. Evans (1985). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

  • WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Brown going on the defensive at WKU (02/23)



    BOWLING GREEN — Hope Brown’s goal for her sophomore season: Become a dual threat.

    As North Hardin High School’s all-time leading scorer of either gender, Brown has no doubts about her scoring ability. However, coming into her sophomore season at Western Kentucky, she did feel there was one area of her game that could use a little polishing.

  • Feb. 24, 2009 editorial: Free speech in Kentucky high schools

    Should high school administrators have the power to censor newspapers published by their students?

    Seven states of diverse populations and cultures have answered that question with a reassuring “NO.” They are Arkansas, California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts and Oregon.

  • Feb. 15 Divorces

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

    Danny Dee Keelin, 48, Elizabethtown, and Debra Kay Lowe, 45, Radcliff. Married 29 years.

    Andrew Jacob Pullin, 30 years and Crystal Lynn Workman, 29, both of Fort Knox. Married eight years.

    Manuel Antonio Villalba, 24, Radcliff, and Sondra Lea Villalba, 24, Los Angeles. Married two years.

    Jim Steven Willis, 36, Fort Knox, and Michelle Willis, 25, El Paso. Married one year.

  • Feb. 20 Property Transfers

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

    High Pointe Homes LLC to Eric D. and Kimberly Williams, 145 Tuscany Lane, Vine Grove, $248,900.

    Lisa and Jessie Storey to Vine Grove Storage LLC, lot 2 Storey Subdivision, county, no monetary consideration. FMV: $40,000.

    John R. and Janet Thompson to Robert D. McKinnis and Tanja A. Garrett, lot 25 Pearman Manor Subdivision, Radcliff, $143,000.

  • Feb. 15 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Ashley Dawn Skaggs, 22, and Ronald Lee Pruett, 38, both of Wanamaker, Ind.

    Rachel Lenette Selby, 32, and Kevin Michael Fox, 34, both of Rineyville.

    Biljuana Jewl Turner, 30, and Kendray Dejuan Leslie, 29, both of Radcliff.

    Ashly Anne Nichols, 25, Potomac, Mont., and Dion William Tieman, 24, Fort Knox.

    Jennifer Kelley Bennet, 30, Elizabethtown, and Joel Anthony Ware, 26, Vine Grove.

    Angela Christine Batten, 45, Radcliff, and Tarquinius Diablo Smith, 35, Augusta, Ga.