Hardin County

IBM Watson Imaging AI makes world debut at HMH

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

Elizabethtown names new police chief

Cecilia Valley Elementary could eventually include more grade levels

Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest of Frankfort man

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

Hardin County doctor indicted in federal opioids crackdown

UPDATE: Missing Radcliff man found safe

Continued Coverage

  Grand jury should hear case of Fort Knox Sergeant this week

  Does Castle Doctrine apply in Elizabethtown road rage case?

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

Hardin Memorial Hospital issues statement on ‘information technology disturbance’

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

I-65 South reopens in Elizabethtown following crash

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

EPD investigating after truck crashes through liquor store

Vine Grove Police warning residents of counterfeit cash

Elizabethtown teen missing since Sunday has been found

Etown murder, shooting suspect appears in court

Former Kentucky Wildcats to sign autographs this weekend

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.

Suspect who led officers on high-speed chase in critical condition

Kentucky State Police issed a statement Wednesday afternoon about the incident that took place at about 6 p.m. Tuesday, providing an updated account of what happened.

  Officer-involved shooting in Elizabethtown leads to ‘major crime scene’

A high speed police pursuit that spanned two counties ended with an officer-involved shooting on Tuesday night.

Police: Man tried to start fire inside bedroom

Police said the suspect was intoxicated and his girlfriend was home at the time.

Fort Knox soldier charged with assault after woman is stabbed

Elizabethtown police say Kai Waters was fighting with another woman in a convenience store parking lot at the time of the stabbing.

Man charged in Elizabethtown shooting deaths pleads not guilty

Shadrach Peeler is accused of murdering two people and shooting two others on Feb. 21.

One arrested in road rage stabbing at Elizabethtown gas station

An investigation revealed the women began arguing while traveling on Patriot Parkway.

  Dozens attend vigil to remember victims of deadly shooting in Elizabethtown

Four people were shot, two of them fatally, and the suspected gunman is in jail as police work to determine a motive.

  Police search for motive in deadly Elizabethtown shooting

The suspect was booked into the Hardin County Detention Center. In addition to murder, he was charged with assault and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

Police searching for man wanted on charges in two Kentucky counties

Kenneth Smith is described as a 6′0″ white male with brown hair and green eyes.

Elizabethtown man charged with distributing child porn

Brian Robert Schramm, 48, of Elizabethtown, was arrested Feb. 21 by Kentucky State Police.

Elizabethtown man’s time on ‘Titan Games’ comes to an end

Combat veteran Christopher Watts took on Budweiser delivery man James Jean-Louis in an incredible test of strength.

Hardin Co. teacher uses corgis in classroom

She says the dogs have led to less fighting among the students, improved work ethic and better attendance.

Elizabethtown police chief retiring after 21 years of service

Jamie Land began as a patrol officer with the Elizabethtown Police Department in 1998.

  Kentucky’s Real ID changes could cut organ donor registrations in half

Officials with the Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates are concerned that a longer period between renewing a driver’s license could cut the number of organ donor registrations in half.

  Celebrities, state leaders visit KY school for Black History Month

Students in Hardin County learned black history has been written, but it’s not done.

KSP: Ice caused deadly crash on Western Kentucky Parkway in Hardin County

The crash occurred at the 124 mile maker near the KY 84 (White Mills/Eastview) exit.

  Dozens of WAVE Country schools closed due to frigid temperatures

Closing or delaying school due to weather conditions is not something school systems take lightly.

Hardin County traffic stop leads to drug arrests

Cocaine and various pills believed to be ecstasy were found inside the vehicle.

KSP: Police chase ends in officer-involved shooting

Officials say an Alabama man charged with attempted murder led police on a high-speed chase, before a Kentucky State Trooper shot him.

KY offering student loan forgiveness to teachers

The goal is to attract top talent, a diverse workforce and teachers with experience.

Hardin County 911 dispatcher faces more than 150 sex crime charges

Officials claim the suspect created multiple fake profiles on social media to talk to underage children and “obtain nude images.”

  WAVE Country trees, cars, houses could be impacted by flash freeze

The flash freeze is expected to happen Saturday night intro Sunday morning, with lows in the single digits on Monday.

  Elizabethtown Army vet earns title of Titan on NBC’s Titan Games

He will be moving on to the next round of the competition.

Three arrested on drug charges in Vine Grove

Elijah McQuery, Dennis Barnett, and Dontarrious Meriweather are charged with robbery, trafficking in marijuana over 8 ounces (firearm enhanced), and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

School Resource Officers added to two WAVE Country School Districts

The officers from the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office started Monday.

  Houdini the I-65 goat settles in to new home in Meade County

Houdini was set free in his new home at Broadbent Wildlife Sanctuary.

Hardin County Sheriff, former Deputy sued by man shot in face during traffic stop

A man shot several times by a Hardin County deputy during a traffic stop last year has filed a federal lawsuit.

  Community turns out to honor and remember veteran who died with no known family

William Lucey died with no known family, but that didn't mean no one cared.

  Caught in the Act: Etown Police hope to identify theft suspect

The suspect in the recent case stole a woman’s wallet, possibly from where the wallet owner works.

  Elizabethtown Army vet competes on NBC’s Titan Games

The competition reality show pushes athletes into extreme tests of strength, endurance and sheer will.

2 killed in Hardin County house fire on day after Christmas

Two men died of smoke inhalation. They have been identified.

  Name of man killed on Joe Prather Highway released

KSP says five vehicles are involved.

HMH Foundation awarded $221,000 to expand sexual assault victim support

$221,000 in federal grant funding from Victims of Crime Act and Violence Against Women Act was awarded to Hardin Memorial Health Foundation.

  Soldiers home for the holidays

The 1st Theater Sustainment Command special troops battalion has been in Southwest Asia for the past six months.

Ft. Knox CID agent wounded in shooting by Louisiana trooper

The shooting happened around during the overnight hours of December 2 in New Orleans after the trooper saw a man with a gun in his hands who pointed it at him.

Man convicted in Hardin County homicide sentenced to 40 years in prison

Woods was sentenced to 40 years for murder and five years for tampering with physical evidence. The sentences will run concurrently.

Fort Knox honors former President George H.W. Bush

In addition to Monday's cannon fire, the post will fire a 50 gun salute on Thursday.

Suspected ambulance thief arrested in Hardin Co.

A man is in custody after police say he stole an ambulance from Hardin Memorial Hospital.

  Wedding planner “stole joy from the time that was supposed to be the happiest”

A scam conning wedding couples out of thousands of dollars is the focus of a lawsuit filed by Attorney General Andy Beshear this week.

Man facing manslaughter, DUI charges in connection to deadly Nelson Co. crash

An early investigation indicated the driver was speeding and fell asleep at the wheel.

  Attorney General: Hardin County wedding planner duped couples out of $30,000

AG Beshear filed suit on Wednesday.

Boy with autism found safe in Radcliff

Chemako V. Wishkeno, 13, was last seen in front of his home around 7 a.m. today waiting for the school bus.

Video of fight between students on Louisville street corner leads to arrests

Troopers identified the people involved in the fight as former and current students of Central Hardin High School.

  Plea deal results in 30 year sentence in Hardin Co. murder case

Austen Green, 21, admitted to causing the death of Anthony Gullotto, 26, last December.

MOD Squad hosts community Thanksgiving dinner

The MOD Squad is headed by two Central Hardin High seniors--Dewena Nance Pittman and Samara Downing.

Louisville Metro, Hardin Co. accepting storm debris from residents

Over the next week, residents in Louisville and Hardin County with debris from Thursday’s storm will be able to dispose of it for free.

Hardin Co.: I-65 to close for two hours on Friday morning

Interstate 65 is closing for two hours--in both directions--at Exit 91 in Hardin County on Friday morning for an emergency repair.

Radcliff man charged with child sexual exploitation

The investigation began after it was discovered that Dagan Anthony Boothe was communicating online with a juvenile.

  WAVE 3 News obtains dispatch calls from deadly police chase in Hardin County

A police pursuit involving three agencies going after one car speeding through Meade and Hardin Counties ended in tragedy.

  Garage destroyed in Rineyville tornado, owners heartbroken but thankful

Around 5:30 p.m. Halloween night, Stephanie and John Tibbits said they heard a boom, and a window flew open. The sound was their garage crumbling.

  NWS confirms tornado caused Rineyville damage

The storm contained winds between 86 and 110 miles per hour.

‘Likely tornado’ damaged homes, destroyed outbuildings in Hardin County

A tree fell during severe weather on Wednesday evening in Hardin County, damaging a home.