Hardin County

Major gift, partnership aimed at helping military families

A major gift and partnership announced in Hardin County will help military families get better services and financial help to make ends meet when it comes to health care.

  Elizabethtown man looking for the person who shot his horse

Elizabethtown honoring victim of deadly shooting with new park memorial

Radcliff man dies from medical issue on I-65 in Southern Indiana

Man convicted on charges from deadly 2018 Radcliff crash

‘All clear’ given after bomb threat to Fort Knox school

  Testimony continues in trial of man who caused deadly crash after police chase

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Jury selection begins for man accused of killing two Hardin County teens

Counties begin to lift burn bans

Hardin County wedding venue owner ordered to repay couples

Semi catches fire on I-65 South near Elizabethtown

Hardin Co. man arrested on child porn charges

John Hardin classmates make homecoming game memory

Hardin County man arrested for child sexual exploitation

Larry Russell Oldham, 37, was taken into custody Sept. 30 after an undercover investigation by the KSP Electronic Crime Branch.

2 fatal crashes shut down I-65S in Hardin County

Kentucky State Police (KSP) said the second fatal crash occurred after an earlier wreck in the area.

  Man charged with manslaughter after Meade County deputy dies

A Meade County deputy died from a medical emergency after getting into a fight with a suspect on Saturday night.

Hardin County officials searching for vehicle that hit school bus then drove away

The vehicle is described as a utility/service truck with an American Flag on the back was traveling eastbound and did not stop after the collision.

Hardin County man missing since Sunday

  Indiana soldier reunites with four-legged best friend after a year

Hardin County man charged with sexual abuse of a minor

Elizabethtown man charged with several counts of child pornography

3 Louisville residents charged with stealing hemp plants from Hardin County farm

  Arrow Fund caring for injured dog found on side of Kentucky road

  EXCLUSIVE: Emergency door from military helicopter falls on Hardin Co. home

A man with a military background found the door and called police.

  Local hemp farmer tired of getting burned by thieves

Elizabethtown police have seen an increase in cases. They want to warn criminals that it may look like marijuana, but it won't get you high. But if you get caught stealing, the punishment could be just as severe.

Hardin County Schools honor alumni at luncheon

The five men and women were honored with a luncheon at the Early College and Career Center.

Louisville man arrested in Elizabethtown

Jimmy Kwizera is accused of traveling from Louisville to Elizabethtown to meet a minor for sex.

Mom accused of threatening to shoot school bus driver

Melissa Sizemore, of Elizabethtown, is charged with terroristic threatening and menacing.

E’Town police searching for Walmart theft suspect

Officials in Hardin County are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect accused of stealing from Walmart and assaulting store employees.

Leads wanted on man using stolen credit card

According to the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office, the man used the card multiple times at places in Elizabethtown and Sonora.

Motorcyclists killed in Hardin County crash identified

Motorists should avoid the area while crews work the scene.

EFD save unconscious man from burning home

The current condition of the victim hasn't been released.

Escaped Hardin County inmate turns himself in

Jordan Lee Geary was being held on charges of theft by unlawful taking of more than $500 but under $10,000.

Court orders psychiatric evaluation for man charged in murder of 7 year old

The body of Gabbi Doolin, 7, was found in a creek near Allen County-Scottsville High School on November 14, 2015. Timothy Madden was arrested six days later.

  Traffic Alert: Two lanes open on I-65N following tractor-trailer overturn

Two of three northbound lanes of Interstate 65 are now open following a tractor-trailer overturn.

  Hardin County couple gets seriously sick after tick bites

The husband and wife contracted two different illnesses from ticks, just a few weeks apart.

U.S. Army celebrates change in command at Fort Knox

Major General Joseph Calloway replaced Major General Jason Evans, as Commander General of U.S. Army Human Resources Command.

Ky. woman accused of violent rampage, attempted murder of ex-boyfriend

It happened in the middle of the night Wednesday, just after 1 a.m., at the man’s home in Radcliff.

Elizabethtown man accused of attempting to murder family using hatchet

The Hardin County Sheriff's Office said David Allen Hill, 39, had been arguing with his wife.

Police: Men recovering from broken bones, internal injuries following Vine Grove plane crash

Police said it was a single engine aircraft.

  ‘Armed and horny’ intoxicated Elizabethtown man allegedly enters stranger’s apartment

Elizabethtown police say the woman was sleeping on a couch in her living room when Stephen Michael Lindsey walked in.

  Sheriff: Hardin County teen strangled his 7-year-old brother to death

Authorities say there were adults at the home when the incident happened around Noon Thursday.

Fire department reminds drivers to move over after engine is hit

A Central Hardin Fire Department truck was hit on I-65 Saturday.

Kids Fishing Derby coming to Elizabethtown

The kid’s fishing derby is limited to the first 250 children (ages 0-15) to register. Registration is $5 per child.

Elizabethtown dad accused of leaving child alone in hot, locked car

Police estimate the child was left alone for 39 minutes.

New chief of police sworn in in Elizabethtown

Police Chief Jeremy Thompson was officially sworn into office Thursday afternoon.

Hardin County child with autism found safe

The child was last seen Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. on Barnes Lane in Elizabethtown.

Elizabethtown officer falls off retaining wall during chase; suspect jumps off roof

The chase started after police checked on a suspicious vehicle in the 2100 block of North Dixie Avenue around 3 p.m. Sunday, according to an arrest report.

  Kentucky soldier surprises brother at middle school

It was a heartwarming moment for the military policeman who just returned from Guantanamo.

Elizabethtown man acquitted in death of foster child

The 4-year-old died in May 2017 from a head injury.

IBM Watson Imaging AI makes world debut at HMH

The technology expected to efficiently inform care decisions with deep clinical insights.

  KY soldier charged with murder of Indianapolis teen

German Parra, 26, of Elizabethtown, is a military police sergeant currently on active duty.

Man accused of attacking ex-girlfriend

Elizabethtown police say Cory Lawler, 40, of Hodgenville, attacked the woman shortly before 4 a.m. Tuesday.

Elizabethtown names new police chief

A retired Kentucky State Police Major is the new Elizabethtown Police Department chief.

Cecilia Valley Elementary could eventually include more grade levels

Cecilia Valley opened in January 2018.

Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest of Frankfort man

Sabian Moxley, 21, is lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center.

  Fort Knox sergeant charged in road rage case will not be indicted by a grand jury

Both sides of the case concerning Kai Waters, 33, were presented in a Hardin County courtroom Thursday.

Hardin County doctor indicted in federal opioids crackdown

a total of 60 people, 31 of them doctors, were indicted in a seven state opioid bust.

UPDATE: Missing Radcliff man found safe

Franklin Dotson, 45, had last been seen on April 13 in Radcliff.

  Grand jury should hear case of Fort Knox Sergeant this week

The grand jury is expected to meet on Thursday.

  Does Castle Doctrine apply in Elizabethtown road rage case?

The Castle Doctrine allows deadly force if someone comes into your home or a car you are in and if you fear serious bodily harm from that person.

  Fort Knox leaders stand by sergeant charged in stabbing: 'Our soldier was attacked’

A Fort Knox sergeant is going on the offensive after being charged with a crime she says she didn’t commit.

Hardin Memorial Hospital issues statement on ‘information technology disturbance’

An information technology disruption hit Hardin Memorial Hospital this weekend.

Hardin Co. man accused of impersonating first responder during attempted break-ins

An arrest warrant says John Elliot attempted to force himself into two homes.

I-65 South reopens in Elizabethtown following crash

The traffic backup from the wreck was massive and will take some time to clear.

Elizabethtown motel condemned following fire

The city of Elizabethtown has condemned a hotel that was destroyed in a fire Tuesday afternoon.

Fire damages Elizabethtown motel, building likely a ‘total loss’

The fire was reported around 12:45 p.m. at Kentucky Cardinal Inn on E. Dixie Avenue.

Thousands remain without power in Louisville, outages reported all over WAVE Country

As of 6 p.m., more than 22,000 LG&E customers are without power in Louisville.

Hardin County Schools dismissing at 1:15 p.m. due to weather

Elementary schools will be released first, followed but middle and high schools.

Police: Man accidentally shoots himself in Taco Bell parking lot near Central Hardin HS

The man was taken to HMH with non-life threatening injuries.

EPD investigating after truck crashes through liquor store

No injuries were reported.

Vine Grove Police warning residents of counterfeit cash

Numerous fake bills were recovered Thursday at one of the schools.

Elizabethtown teen missing since Sunday has been found

Police in Elizabethtown have called off a search for a missing teen who has now been found and returned home.

Etown murder, shooting suspect appears in court

If Shadrach Peeler is not sentenced to death, he could face anywhere between 20 years to life in prison.

Former Kentucky Wildcats to sign autographs this weekend

The former linebacker and tight end will sign autographs at Academy Sports + Outdoors on March 9 and 10.

8 officers placed on administrative leave following last weeks officer involved shooting

Officers from Elizabethtown Police, KSP and the Hardin County Sheriffs office were involved in the shooting on Feb. 26.

Former LMPD, EPD K9 officer dies

K9 officer Niko passed away over the weekend.

Elizabethtown teen killed in Hart County crash

Kimberly Analiese Linder was a senior at John Hardin High School.

Man accused of shooting 4 people, killing 2 in Elizabethtown indicted on murder charges

The shooting spree happened February 21.

Elizabethtown mayor reacts to recent violence spree

Despite the recent violence, Mayor Jeff Gregory says Elizabethtown is a great place to live.

WAVE Country students honored with Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships

McDonald’s offered a college scholarship to each student -- totaling $18,000.