Today's News

  • Sept. 5 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Jessica Rene Hayden, 25, and Eric Jason McGrew, 29, both of Eastview.

    Adonia Lynn Brown, 20, and Dylan Jeffrey Lareno, 22, both of Westminster, Colo.

    Corissa Dawn Perkins, 32, and Frank Ray Donehoo, 38, both of Sonora.

    Rhonda Jeanene Washburn, 41, and Arthur Dean Amos, 38, both of Centre, Ala.

    Desiree Christina Ramos, 23, and Edwin Javier Rodriguez, 26, both of Radcliff.

    April Michele Winstead, 37, and Michael Brian Lewis, 37, both of Cecilia.

  • Freakley: 'Opportunity is knocking'



    The excitement for Fort Knox’s future is evident on the face of its newest commander.

    Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley discussed his concerns for the soldiers he oversees, his aspirations for the post’s future and his impressions of Kentucky hospitality during a meeting on post last week.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: Bruins upset No. 8 Oldham County, 1-0 (09/15)


    The News-Enterprise

    Junior striker Lorenzo Mengoli scored 18 minutes in and senior keeper Andrew Trombley made it stand up with 12 saves as host Central Hardin knocked off No. 8 Oldham County, 1-0 on Tuesday.

    Mengoli scored off an assist from freshman center mid Jordan Mabe.

    Oldham County outshot Central Hardin (7-2-1), 17-15.

    UP NEXT: Central Hardin plays at 10th District rival Meade County at 7 p.m. Thursday.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Fort Knox prepares for diverse KCD offense (09/15)


    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    While breaking down film of the Kentucky Country Day Bearcats over the weekend, Brandon Combs was duly impressed by how diverse the Bearcats are on offense.

    The Bearcats, ranked eighth in the latest Associated Press Class 1-A poll, run a pro-style offense with several different formations mixed in.

  • Agency on aging director helps more than just older adults

    MORE ABOUT NANCY ADDINGTON: Town of birth: Antigonish, Nova Scotia

    Town of residence: Elizabethtown

    What she’s reading: “When You Are Engulfed in Flames,” by David Sedaris

  • Northbound I-65 shut down at mile marker 82


    An overturned tanker truck has forced the closure of northbound Interstate 65 near the 83 mile marker, in Hardin County.


    Northbound motorists can detour via Exit 81, the Sonora Exit, and follow U.S. 31W north to Glendale and re-enter I-65 at Exit 86.


    Cleanup could also require closure of southbound I-65. Motorists traveling in both directions should expect delays.

  • Sept. 3 Property Transfers

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

    H. Wayne Parten to George P. Duvall Sr., lot 12 Block B Noe and Brooks Subdivision, county, $35,000.

    Green Earth LLC to Angela M. Quinton, lot 105 Vineland Park Subdivision, Vine Grove, $189,900.

    Mark Harris Construction Inc. to Carlos and Rosemary Arlene Armijo, 394 Winter Park Place, Elizabethtown, $269,900.

    Gary and Natasha Faye Lafferty to Edna R. Kline, lot 65 Stoneybrook Subdivision, county, $149,900.

  • Sept. 5 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Terry W. Hayse Jr. (1986). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Shannon S. Short (1965). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Thelma L. Young (1962). Theft by deception (two counts). Total $185.

    David E. Bean (1960). Criminal trespassing. Serve three days in jail. Court costs waived.

  • Prosecution, defense rest in Burke trial



    After five weeks, prosecutors Monday rested their disjointed and drawn-out double-murder allegations against U.S. Army Sgt. Brent Burke.

    Witnesses for the state spent more time reciting details of cell phone records, reading aloud evidence package labels and explaining dead-end leads than they spent tying Burke to the shooting deaths of his estranged wife, Tracy, and her former mother-in-law, Karen Comer.

  • Photo: Sunrise over Sonora