Today's News

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central Hardin tops John Hardin, 6-1 (04/14)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com It took an inning for Central Hardin senior Ryne Brashear and the Bruins to get going Tuesday afternoon, but once they did, the John Hardin Bulldogs couldn’t keep up. Tied 1-1, the Bruins scored two runs apiece in the second and third innings on their way to a 6-1 victory at John Hardin in a 17th District game. “I th

  • PREP SOFTBALL-PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Tuesday's Results (04/14)

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    Junior Scarlett Powers hit a home run and drove in three runs and junior Kristin Benton went 2-for-2 with four RBIs and a run scored to lead the ninth-ranked Meade County Lady Waves to a 10-0 win in five innings over 11th District rival Breckinridge County on Tuesday.

    Sophomore Nicole Brown had two singles and two RBIs for Meade County (14-2 overall, 1-0 district), while senior Erin Sireno had two singles and scored twice.

    Sophomore Amanda Logsdon (8-2) allowed five hits and one walk in five innings. She struck out two.

  • Dry spring raises fire concerns



    While the warm, dry weather we’ve seen lately has been good for planting corn, it has raised concerns about forest fires.

    For now, Hardin County isn’t under a burn ban. But officials have issued bans for more than 20 Kentucky counties — mainly in the southern and eastern parts of the state.

  • April 13, 2010, Editorial: Defining drug limits will save lives and money

    For far too long, law enforcement and prosecutors statewide have been hamstrung in their effort to easily take to trial and convict motorists for driving under the influence of controlled substances. While clearly established blood content criteria defines alcohol-related DUI, no such guidelines exist related to driving under the influence of prescription medi

  • Crossing over

    FOR MORE: Anson V. Gogh’s book “Wayward Spirits & Earthbound Souls: True Tales of Ghostly Crossings” is available at www.llewellyn.com as well as online booksellers including www.amazon.com, www.barnesandnoble.com and www.borders.com.

  • April 2 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Chase Bank USA v. Richard A. Filyaw, Glendale Hodgenville Road, Glendale. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $26,040.05 plus interest.

  • April 4 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Amanda Michelle Castle, 21, and Joshua Garrett Lajoie, 19, both of Delray Beach, Fla.

    Tabitha Ambra Durham, 19, and Andrew Thomas Ford, 19, both of Houston, Mo.

    Leslie Lee Lucas, 26, and Dwight David Schwindt, 47, both of Radcliff.

    Kayla Delaney Hurley, 21, and Erich Harold Wtzel III, 24, both of Arlington, Texas.

    Jennifer Stephanie Troy, 23, Cohoctah, Mich., and Nicholas Allan Thompson, 22, Owosso, Mich.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Bulldogs go 2-1 in Bowling Green (04/12)


  • E'town to become Abetown this week



    What you’re about to see isn’t some presidential cloning experiment gone haywire.

    From Thursday through Sunday more than 40 Abraham Lincoln look-a-likes plan to visit Elizabethtown — and Abe’s nearby birthplace — for their annual convention. The agenda for “Where It All Began” includes a variety of activities, from a community prime rib dinner to an encounter with an Elvis impersonator.

  • The Art of Performance: Mia Hamm - Soccer Player and Mental Skills Pioneer

    By Dr. Keith Wilson The relationship between the growth of women’s soccer and the successful utilization of mental skills for high level performance is very strong. One of the most famous female soccer players in United States history is Mia Hamm. At the height of soccer growth in the United States her number 9 jersey was a top seller.Hamm popularized one of the best soccer performance intervention skills. One challenge the U.S. National Women’s Soccer Team had in 1995 was an over abundance of negative self-talk.