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  • Girl power

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Demery & Associates will present the Beautiful Girls Empowerment  Workshop Saturday. The seminar is intended for girls between the ages of 10 and 16 and aspires to empower young girls to make smart decisions and change their lives for the better.

    The program includes dynamic worships, health and wellness, beauty and wardrobe, team building, self-esteem, manner alerts, college planning and fun activities. Attendees will be mentored in a variety of life skills and team building projects.

  • Hospice braces for medicare cuts



    D.L. Routte has seen the benefits of hospice care up close. He lived it for more than four years.

    After his wife, Dorothy, suffered a series of strokes, she was bedfast and ultimately came under the care of Hosparus-Hospice of Central Kentucky, which stood beside her for most of the remainder of her days until she died in October.

  • July 3 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Robert Hatfield, 4406 N. Long Grove Road, Cecilia. Use: addition.

    Nelson Rodriguez, 66 Reva Ridge Road, Elizabethtown. Use: roof.

    Randall Bow, 597 Gilead Church Road, Glendale. Use: addition.

    Raymond O. and Maymie Bland, 3209 Centerpoint Road, county. Use: storage shed.

  • Fugitives nabbed at motel



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Responding to a tip of suspicious activity this past weekend at a local motel, Elizabethtown police arrested two people sought by the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force and the Hardin County Sheriff's Department.

  • Anthrax hoax mailed to congressional offices


  • June 29: Support Groups


  • VFW presents scholarships to local students


      VFW 10281 Commander Howard Hill and Ladies Auxiliary President Jenina Montgomery recently presented scholarships to local high school students.  

  • June 30, 2009: Obituaries

    Frances England, 75

    Robert “Bob” Smith, 83

    Kenneth D. Stillwell, 27

    Frances England

    Frances England, 75, of Hodgenville, passed away Monday, June 29, 2009, at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville.

    She was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy England; her husband, Ulys England; her parents, Roosevelt and Lena Mae Lee Carter; a sister, Tat Carter; and two brothers, Frank Carter and Roy Carter.

  • July 3 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.

    Capital One Bank v. David E. Goodhart, Locust Street, Vine Grove. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $13,463.85 plus interest.

  • Summer breaks are different for home school families

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — As Alice Cooper rightly put it, school’s out for summer. But the term “summer break” can mean different things to different families. Home-schooled children and their families enjoy flexibility in their school schedule that students in public and private schools do not. Home-schooled families have