• Holmes attends leadership conference

    Councilman Stan Holmes recently attended the KBC-LEO leadership conference in Owensboro. Pictured are Paducah Commissioner Richard Abraham, Rep. Jim Glenn, Rep. Derrick Graham, Rep. Daryl Owens, Rep. Arnold Simpson, Rep. Reginald Meeks and Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes. Not pictured is Sen. Tony Thompson.

  • Flack speaks at AM Rotary Club meeting

    From left, Janet Simpson, Francis Simpson and Cindy Gibson, president Hardin County AM Rotary Club, welcome Eric Flack - Wave 3 News Troubleshooter, second from right, who was the guest speaker at the club meeting April 19.

  • Ashley graduates from basic training

    Air Force Airman James L. Ashley graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. A 2011 graduate of John Hardin High School, he is the son of Patricia Dodd of Elizabethtown.

  • Radcliff Rotary has speech contest

    Radcliff Rotary Club recently hosted the Rotary Regional Speech Contest. The contest was open to all high school students, who gave an eight- to 10-minute speech without notes on the annual Rotary theme. This year’s theme was “Peace through service.” Beginning at their local club level, winning contestants move on to sectional, regional and district levels with cash prizes for first- through third-place winners. The winner of all four levels will accumulate $2,200.

  • Nolin RECC celebrates National Lineman Appreciation Day

    Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation joined the U.S. Senate in recognizing April 18 as National Lineman Appreciation Day. The Senate passed a resolution honoring line workers for their efforts in keeping power flowing.

    Approximately one-half of Nolin’s 97 employees work in the field restoring power during outages and maintaining distribution lines and equipment. Across the nation, more than 19,000 men and women maintain 2.5 million miles of line for electric co-ops, public power districts and public utility districts.

  • Lowe's has framing workshop for Habitat women

    Lowe's in Elizabethtown sponsored a Women Framing Workshop on April 27 to help get ready for 2013 Hardin Habitat Women Build Day on May 11. Amy Warren and Clint Lewis, Lowe's employees, led the workshop and covered use of basic tools including skill saws, safety on the job site and how to frame a house. The group of 14 women volunteers then framed using the tools and skills they learned. Lowe's is the sponsor of Habitat Women Build Day. This is the event's sixth year in Hardin County.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club provides for residents

    The Radcliff Woman’s Club recently learned the residents of North Hardin Health & Rehabilitation were in need of a subscription to a daily newspaper, to obtain regional and national news. Club members got into action and voted to provide the facility with a year’s subscription to The News-Enterprise.

  • Scouts beautify Saunders Springs

    On April 6, the Webelos/Arrow of Light Cub Scout Den Pack 130, chartered by Memorial United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, spread more than 5,000 pounds of gravel on hiking trails at Saunders Springs Nature Preserve in Radcliff as a community service project.

  • EHS hosts Pennies for PAWS

    Elizabethtown High School Spanish Club recently hosted a Pennies for PAWS campaign. Maria Barcenilla, Spanish club sponsor, Jesse Jiles, president of the Spanish Club and Bonnie Young, school-community liaison, presented $2,600 to PAWS Shelter Foundation volunteers Diane Shoffner and Carol Hubbard. The money will be used for the new Hardin County Animal Shelter.  

  • Jones – Vick

    Bobbie and Janet Jones of Rineyville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Contessa Jones, to Chris Vick, son of Wayne and Kelly Vick of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of John Hardin High School and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in communication disorders at Eastern Kentucky University.

    The prospective groom also is a 2008 graduate of John Hardin High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in finance.