Today's News

  • Water District 2 looks to tap into Louisville



    HARDIN COUNTY — Louisville Water Co. is staying busy.

    Last week, the company announced a regional partnership with Hardin County Water District No. 1 to pursue the bid for the operation of Fort Knox’s water system.

    But it’s not the first project LWC — which serves metro Louisville and portions of Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, Bullitt and Nelson counties — has considered in Hardin County.

  • State parks offer special rates for lodge rooms

    The News-Enterprise   FRANKFORT –  Kentucky State Parks now offers a special coupon to stay in the lodge of select state resort parks for $50 a night.

  • Feb. 27 Building Permits

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

    Double L Construction, lot 19 Apollo Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Ralph C. Allen, 6076 Rineyville Road, county. Use: building remodel.

    Joseph Boone, 299 Collins Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: garage.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Meade meets Ohio County in 3rd Region quarters (03/03)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com BRANDENBURG — Jerry Garris was impressed with the Ohio County team he saw play in the Boys’ 10th District Tournament last week. One thing is for certain: The Eagles were a much different team than the one Garris’ Meade County Green Wave faced on Feb. 6. “I saw them play last week in the district and they sure

  • Kentucky-based film premieres nationally Friday

    The News-Enterprise   LOUISVILLE —  Kelly Filmworks will release its third film, "Clancy,"  at Village 8 Theaters in Louisville on Friday. Midwest Moving Images, the movie's distributor, plans a national rolling release following the premiere. “There have been several movies produced locally that went straight to DVD, so we think a national rolling release for our film is a big deal for Kentucky,” said Jefferson Moore, writer and director of

  • Feb. 27 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    William R. and Judith L. Lively to The Lively Family Trust, property on Quarry Road, county, love and affection FMV: $84,200.

    Estate of Adeleine F. Martin to Michael A. and Deborah G. Hoagland, 1117 Oak St., Elizabethtown, no monetary consideration. FMV: $166,000.

    KY Auctioneers Inc. to Wendell and Cindy Perkins, lots 56 and 57 Grand Canyon Drive, Elizabethtown, $45,000.

  • Chambers oppose gas tax drop



    HARDIN COUNTY — Local community boosters have banded together against a mandated decrease in the state gas tax.

  • Fairytale comedy premieres in Shepherdsville

    The News-Enterprise

  • Mid-March deadline for Sonora Elementary bids

    Hardin County Schools has advertised for bids for the sale of the building of the former Sonora Elementary School. Potential buyers have until 2 p.m. March 16 to make a bid, said Gary Milby, associate superintendent for finance and construction.

    An advertisement about accepting bids ran in Sunday’s edition of The News-Enterprise, and there was an open house Wednesday for interested buyers to look at the property.

  • Girl Talk

    Editor’s Note: The following is the last column Lil Johnson submitted to The News-Enterprise before she died Feb. 25. It is being published at the request of her family. Thank you, Lil. Your “attitude of gratitude” will be missed.


    Have the weather events of the past few weeks been a wakeup call? What purpose have they served? Just whom do we think is in control anyway?