Today's News

  • Domestic violence charges against sheriff’s deputy dismissed

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — A sheriff's deputy arrested last month on domestic violence charges after a family argument will return to duty Sunday with charges against him having been dismissed Wednesday.

  • 72-year-old Cloverport man found unharmed

    Breckinridge County man has dementia

    Staff report

    Albert Brumett, 72, of Cloverport, was found unharmed Thursday about 12 miles from his home. 

    According to Cloverport Fire Chief Jimmy Pate, Brumett walked away from his home at 7 a.m. Thursday and was thought to be headed east on a railroad line. After a Golden Alert was issued for Brumett, who has dementia and other health problems, a CSX railroad crew inspected the rail line in the area and found the man, said Bryce Shumate, spokesman for Radcliff police. RPD assisted in Brumett's return.

  • Motel resident attacked with cane



    A woman was jailed late Wednesday after a man found bloodied in front of a Dixie Avenue motel told police she attacked him with her metal cane.

    James Carson, 65, was flown to a Louisville emergency room after he was found on the ground around 7 p.m. Wednesday, bleeding from multiple head cuts in front of Room 324 at E’town Motel, police said.

  • COLLEGE BASEBALL: Area has become hotbed for pitchers (04/08)


  • PREP SOFTBALL-PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Wednesday's Results (04/08)

    The News-Enterprise

    Junior Kayla Chancey doubled twice, singled and drove in three runs, while junior Emily Muir went 4-for-5 with a double and three RBIs to lead the visiting John Hardin Lady Bulldogs to a 19-1 win in five innings over Cane Ridge, Tenn., on Wednesday.

    Sophomore Danielle Croghan doubled and drove in a run and sophomore Catherine Greenwell had two singles and scored twice. Sophomore Katie Lever singled and drove in two runs for the Lady Bulldogs (7-3).

  • PREP TRACK ROUNDUP: Tuesday's Results (04/08)

    TRACK & FIELD PREP TUESDAY’S RESULTS GREEN COUNTY ALL-COMERS MEET GREENSBURG — Central Hardin (CH) and LaRue County (LC) results from Tuesday’s Green County All-Comers Meet at Green County High School: TEAM RESULTS Boys’ (9 Teams)  3. LaRue County (LC)                

  • April 1, 2010 editorial: Amanda's Bill

        After 29-year-old Amanda Ross was shot and killed last September, allegedly by her former boyfriend Steve Nunn, lawmakers recognized a need to better protect victims of domestic violence.   They came up with a plan that would require some alleged perpetrators to wear global positioning devices that would alert victims if the person in question were to enter the p

  • March 18 editorial: Noting the special in ordinary lives

    The inaugural Ordinary Citizens Who Make an Extraordinary Difference in Our Communities award was presented by the Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce at the March membership luncheon.

    Richard Thompson, an apt recipient, was given the first of the soon-to-be quarterly honor. Thompson was recognized for being a 24-hour resource to grieving families calling The Rosey Posey, a floral shop that he once owned, or contacting his home at all hours. Also noted were contributions he made to his church and the community.   

  • March 11, 2010 editorial: Back to The Book

    It isn’t hard to understand why members of the Kentucky Senate passed Senate Bill 142 recently by a vote of 37-1. After all, not only is our state solidly positioned in the Bible Belt of America’s heartland, Kentucky arguably could be considered its buckle. But as good as bringing God’s word back into classrooms across the commonwealth might sound to some, if the Bible Literacy Bill were to be enacted into law, its passage also could create some real problems.

  • Glendale site goes 'mega'



    The Glendale Industrial Site has flirted with large investments in the past, but a new certification will place it in elite company.

    The railroad operator CSX Corp. has endorsed and certified the 1,551 acres as a mega site, which raises its national profile and places it in competition for high-caliber investments throughout North America.