Hardin County

Hardin County Schools set to start in-person classes Aug. 24, defying Beshear’s recommendation

Students are also allowed to start with virtual learning at home through the HCS Online Learning Academy.

Hardin County high school students receive two-day week schedules for in-person learning

  Funeral home accused of holding boy’s body ‘captive’

  Ky. couple on house arrest after not signing positive COVID-19 self-isolation order

Hardin County schools set new start date

  Motorcyclist killed, officer injured while attempting to render aid in Elizabethtown

  Elizabethtown 19-year-old killed in 4-vehicle crash remembered by former coach

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Positive COVID-19 case at Fort Knox Child Development Center

1 killed, 1 in critical condition after 4-vehicle Elizabethtown crash

Hardin County Schools reveal 2020-2021 ‘Returning to School’ plan

  Sheriff: Homemade fireworks made inside home that exploded, killing 1, injuring 5 others

Leads needed to find missing Elizabethtown woman

US Army Cadet Command welcomes new Deputy Commander

Man accused of firing arrow at Elizabethtown police officer

A man is accused of shooting an arrow from a compound bow toward an officer during a standoff in Elizabethtown.

Barricaded suspect surrenders to Elizabethtown Police after stand-off

The Elizabethtown Police Department is currently working an incident with their special response team involving a barricaded criminal suspect.

Plane crash knocks out power in northern Hardin County

The crash happened at Joe Prather Highway and Trojan Way, near North Middle School.

Arrest made in Elizabethtown double homicide

Taynandree Reed, 27, was arrested and charged with two counts of homicide.

KSP finds 128 pounds of pot during traffic stop

  JT’s Way organization ‘lifting awareness’ about losing a child

  Deadly daytime shooting rattles quiet Elizabethtown neighborhood

2 men dead, woman critically injured in Elizabethtown shooting

Hardin County phased reopening

Hardin County Fair canceled amid coronavirus pandemic

2 charged following high speed pursuit in Hardin County

Two people in custody after leading police on a high speed pursuit in Elizabethtown.

North Central District Health Department begins drive-thru testing

Testing sites have been set up at the health department buildings in Shelby, Spencer, Henry and Trimble Counties.

Central Hardin High School records graduation ceremony

John Hardin High School and North Hardin will both do similar ceremonies.

  Details scarce as detectives investigate shooting that killed boy, 2, in Elizabethtown

Detectives in Elizabethtown are investigating a shooting that killed a 2-year-old boy.

2-year-old killed in Elizabethtown shooting

A toddler is dead after a shooting in Hardin County

LATEST: Man, victim’s daughter arrested in Hardin County murder

Kentucky State Police were sent to a home in the 300 block of Wise Lane Thursday afternoon after a call from Elizabethtown police about a possible homicide.

Man dies from injuries in Rineyville train collision

The collision happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday when a car was hit by a train at a crossing.

Elizabethtown police arrest man after vehicle pursuit

An Elizabethtown man has been arrested after a vehicle pursuit ending at a town mall Tuesday afternoon.

Graduation plans for Hardin County high school seniors revealed

The ceremonies will be edited and broadcast on HCEC-TV and streamed on the HCEC Youtube channel.

Radcliff veterans, healthcare workers honored in drive-by parade

A parade of motorcycles, cars and trucks gathered in Radcliff Monday afternoon to show support for veterans and other essential workers.

Hardin County man arrested on 100 child porn charges; second man, a teacher, also charged

The arrests came after a request from Radcliff police for digital forensic analysis on devices in a current case they are working.

2 Iowa murder suspects arrested in Hardin County

Milton Mcabee and Elijah Mcabee were arrested Friday.

  First-time parents in Hardin County arrive home to parade of loved ones

New parents Braden and Afton Proffitt are among many couples being cautioned to keep loved ones away from their new babies until the coronavirus crisis ends.

Elizabethtown offering small businesses $3,000 each during pandemic

The city wants its small businesses to survive once the coronavirus pandemic is over.

  Scammers prey on Kentuckians as coronavirus spreads

The Elizabethtown Police Department has posted on social media that some in their community are already seeing a couple different types of schemes.

Jail employee accused in theft of over $10K in cash

Investigators say David Eugene Ford learned the location of the money from a prisoner in his custody.

Hardin County Schools student tests positive for coronavirus

The Lincoln Trail District Health Department posted the news on its Facebook page Friday.

Suspect dies in shooting after robbery attempt at Radcliff pharmacy, police say

The Radcliff Police Department are currently investigating after a suspect died during a robbery attempt at a pharmacy store.

  Fort Knox soldier nails ‘The Voice’ auditions, picks Nick Jonas as coach for his daughters

Sgt. First Class Sam Wilco said he isn't afraid to step out of his musical box.

‘Larger caliber weapons’ training planned at Fort Knox, loud noise and vibrations expected

U.S. Army Fort Knox released a notice to its Facebook page warning residents in the area of noise and vibrations from March 3 to March 16.

Arrests made in Hardin County horse shootings

The horses were found shot on November 6.

  Pain continues for Radcliff family following January home invasion

A family continues to seek physical and emotional healing weeks after a violent home invasion in Hardin County.

Joseph Capstraw could get 50 years after being convicted of killing teen

A man accused of killing a teenager in a "blackout rage" in Hardin County was convicted of murder.

4 arrested on drug charges in Radcliff

During the initial traffic stop, Kentucky State Police found marijuana and cash, leading them to obtain a search warrant for a home in Radcliff.

West Point Independent School District to merge with Hardin Co. Schools

The 150-year-old West Point School has been open since 1846, but low enrollment led to financial issues for the school in recent years.

  Married, off-duty officers thwart armed robbery attempt during dinner date

Louisville Metro Police released video Tuesday of the moments after an armed man entered the Raising Cane’s restaurant on Bardstown Road and allegedly demanded cash from the register.

McConnell speaks in Radcliff days after Fort Knox news announced

McConnell gathered with local and regional leaders to talk about the benefit of landing the headquarters for the Army’s Fifth Corps, and what that will bring to the local community.

  Fort Knox commanding general: Post ‘best fit’ for Army headquarters

Major General John Evans leads the U.S. Army Cadet Command.

Suspect in dating app robbery setup arrested for shooting at car in Radcliff

Torrian Boles, 18, was arrested at an apartment complex and is facing multiple felony charges.

Trial just days away for man accused of killing his teenage hitch-hiking partner

Joseph Capstraw, 22, is charged in the 2018 killing of 18-year-old Amber Robinson.

Fort Knox selected for new Army headquarters

Sen. Mitch McConnell recently led Kentucky’s Congressional representatives in urging to locate Fort Knox for the fourth corps headquarters location.

  Elizabethtown Police give media inside look at police training

Twice a year, Elizabethtown police officers walk through situations they might encounter on the streets using a $35,000 computer simulation system.

  Fort Knox in the hunt to land a new Army command

The U.S. Army is looking for a home for its newly formed three-star command. It would bring hundreds of people and hundreds of paychecks to the region if Fort Knox is picked.

  Man arrested in Elizabethtown accused of stealing van with kids inside

According to Elizabethtown police, the driver went inside a gas station and left an 11-year-old and a 5-year-old inside the vehicle.

Man shot by Radcliff police now charged with assault

Joseph Godsey, 34, from Radcliff has been charged with assaulting a police officer.

Hardin County Animal Care and Control adopts facial recognition tech for lost pets

A local animal shelter is using new facial recognition technology in order to help locate and identify lost dogs and cats.

  Community gathers before church torn down

A community gathered to remember a 100-year-old church that was destroyed in a fire.

Fire official: Cecilian Chapel Fire ‘suspicious’

The former church went up in flames Monday night and reignited on Thursday.

  West Point School to talk merger with Hardin County

West Point School is considering a merger with Hardin County.

Man shot by police in Radcliff expected to be charged with robbery, burglary

The shooting reportedly happened early in the morning on Jan. 23 on Navaho Court.

  Fire that destroyed historic chapel becomes test of faith

In a short window of time, years of love and hard work to restore a Hardin County chapel goes up in flames.

Crews battle fire at Cecilia Chapel in Hardin County

No firefighters or civilians have been reported injured in the incident.

Hardin County teen accused of robbery arrested after leaving his wallet outside home

Radcliff Police Department said that the suspect and two other people forced their way inside of a home, saying the robbery was staged through a date on Tinder.

Elizabethtown man accused of dragging and assaulting a woman holding a child

An Elizabethtown man has been arrested, accused of strangling and assaulting a woman while carrying a young child.

  Police: Tinder date and home invasion possibly connected in Radcliff

Minutes after his Tinder date arrived on Sunday, a man told WAVE 3 News his family's home was invaded by men demanding money.

Ireland Army Health Clinic moving to new space, adjusting hours temporarily

The Ireland Army Health Clinic is scheduled to open its new facility next to its current location on Jan. 22.

  Radcliff store seeks Guinness World Record for 6,000-pound pocketknife

You may be surprised to know that in 2018, Kentucky lawmakers approved a joint resolution designating Radcliff as the "Knife Capital of Kentucky."

Into the beak of danger: Elizabethtown officers save CVS customers from hostile chicken

The department shared a post to its Facebook page explaining the dangerous situation.

  Elizabethtown woman killed in Monday crash was beloved caretaker of 2 young kids

“The person that took care of them every day is gone. Their Mee-Maw is gone."

Disc golf charity event in Fort Knox collecting donations for Toys for Tots

Disc golfers from around Kentucky and Indiana headed to Muldraugh Disc Golf Course in Fort Knox, donating toys to participate in a disc golf charity tournament event.

  Two Hardin County churches cleaning up after weekend vandalism

"They just came in and destroyed anything they could get their hands on," the daughter of the pastor at Needham Cumberland Presbyterian Church said.

Shoplifting suspects found with over $25K in merchandise

The women are facing several charges, including engaging in organized crime.

KSP investigating vandalized churches in Hardin County

Kentucky State Police are trying to find whoever broke into two churches in Eastview early Sunday morning and damaged them.

  Judge upholds life sentence for man convicted of hitting, killing two Elizabethtown teens

On Tuesday, a Hardin County judge upheld a life sentence for Shawn Welsh.

Man killed in Rineyville crash identified

The crash happened around 9 a.m. at the KY 200 and Deckard School Road in Rineyville.

Man found shot, killed in Walmart parking lot identified

Kendall Lincoln, 21, of Hardin County, is accused of killing a man found dead in his car in the Walmart parking lot on Walmart Way.

Death investigation underway in Radcliff near Walmart

No cause of death or a possible motive was given.

WAKY 103.5 back on-air after tower snapped in half

Intense winds Wednesday snapped the station's tower in half.