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  • Seeking Moore

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  • When balloons aren't enough

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — While the recession and news of auto company woes have caused many potential consumers to slam the brakes on buying new vehicles, dealerships have reason for optimism. For one thing, manufacturers, in an attempt to boost confidence, recently announced major incentives — including some that say nevermind the paym

  • Cherokee justice to speak at ECTC


    For The News-Enterprise

    In the winter of 1838, the United States military forcibly removed 16,000 Cherokee from the South and pushed them to Oklahoma. The removal process, which involved barricading the Cherokee in stockades over the summer, killed some 4,000 people. The routes taken west became known as the Trail of Tears.

  • One of county’s ‘Most Wanted’ captured in Tennessee



    HARDIN COUNTY — A Hardin County man wanted for a string of burglaries and thefts in January was apprehended Tuesday night in Tennessee.

    Christopher S. Anderson, 26, was taken into custody in White County, Tenn. after a pair of tips led to his possible location. Anderson, whose last known address was in Cecilia, was featured in Monday’s edition as Hardin County’s Most Wanted fugitive.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: List of potential UK coaches a lengthy one (03/29)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — As soon as word spread of the firing of Billy Gillispie as men’s head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky, speculation began to run rampant of who the next coach would be. Billy Donovan. John Calipari. Tom Izzo.

  • Five Star Marathon robbed at gunpoint


    ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Police are looking for a man who robbed a Five Star Marathon station Tuesday night at gun point as well as a witness to the robbery.

    At about 9:40 p.m. Tuesday, a black male in his early 20s entered the store at 4500 N. Dixie  Ave. wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, tennis shoes and a white hat with something white over his face, according to store employees.

    He is described as being in his early 20s and 5-foot-8 and 165 pounds.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL OPINION: Calipari would be right hire for UK (03/31)

    LEXINGTON — By the time you sit down with your morning cup of coffee and start to read this, it might be old news. Multiple sources reported John Calipari and University of Kentucky officials were close to a deal to make Calipari the next men’s basketball coach late Monday. This morning the deal might not be just close but completed. ESPN’s Andy Katz wrote on espn.c

  • A Dash of Class


  • PREP SOFTBALL/BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Whelan leads North to win in Florida (03/31)

    The News-Enterprise Andrea Whelan helped the North Hardin Trojans pick up a win in Florida in two ways – in the pitcher’s circle and at the plate. Whelan singled to drive in senior Taylor Bennett for the game-winning run and the visiting Trojans held on for a 3-2 win over Fort Walton Beach in the Florida Beach Bash on Monday. Whelan (3-0) picked up the win after relievin

  • Play it loud, sing it louder

    Travis’s top five car-singing songs 1. “The End of Heartache” by Killswitch Engage: The best opening riff in music, period, per my tastes. Plus, I can never be angry after trying to pull off the scream that precedes the first verse. 2. “Empty Walls&rdqu