Today's News

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Central Hardin tops North Hardin (04/25)

    Central Hardin sped out of the dock Tuesday night and then went for a cruise against the North Hardin Trojans.

    Five of the Lady Bruins’ eight hits came in their five-run first inning as No. 18 Central Hardin beat the makeshift Trojans, 10-2, to take over sole possession of first place in the 17th District softball standings.

  • PREP TRACK: Tuesday's results (04/25)



    RADCLIFF — Fort Knox, John Hardin and North Hardin results from Tuesday's meet at North Hardin High School's Jeter-McKinney Track Complex (no team scores were provided):



    100-Meter Dash

      1. Latisha Malloy, JH                 13.7

  • PREP SOFTBALL/BASEBAL ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs hang on to knock off Knox, 9-8 (04/25)

    The News-Enterprise

    Junior Katlyn Geer hit a three-run homer and got the win in the circle as the John Hardin Lady Bulldogs held off 17th District rival Fort Knox, 9-8 on Tuesday.

    Geer homered in the first and also doubled and drove in four runs as John Hardin (5-16 overall, 1-3 in district) snapped a two-game losing streak. She struck out four and gave up eight runs, six hits and two walks in seven innings.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Freyberger's two-hitter leads E'town past Bulldogs, 5-0 (04/25)

    One of Austin Freyberger’s teammates broke one of baseball’s unwritten rules: never talk to a pitcher who’s throwing a no-hitter.

    Before Freyberger took the mound for the fourth inning, freshman teammate Conner Kindred mentioned the no-hit bid.


    Freyberger took the no-hit bid into the fourth and wound up settling for a two-hit shutout as he led the Elizabethtown Panthers to a 5-0 win Tuesday over 17th District rival John Hardin.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central knocks off North (4/25)

    The little things can make a big difference.

    The Central Hardin Bruins played flawless defense behind pitchers Josh Krupinski and Drew Harrington and they took advantage of their scoring chances Tuesday to post a 6-2 victory over the North Hardin Trojans in a 17th District game at James R. Aldridge Field.

  • Grand jury returns arson indictment

    A 22-year-old Irvington man has been indicted for second-degree arson by a Breckinridge County grand jury.

    The indictment was served on Robert J. Felker at the Hardin County Detention Center, where he was being held on unrelated charges, Kentucky State Police reported.

    Monday’s indictment stems from a Jan. 28 structure fire at 700 Whitworth Lockard Lane in Breckinridge County.

    Felker’s bond was set at $10,000 cash.

    The investigation by KSP Arson Detective Terry Scott in ongoing.

  • Former lawn care operator, BBB ‘Bad Guy,' sentenced to seven years in prison

    Donald Simoneit Jr., former owner of Hardin County Lawn Care and one of the Better Business Bureau’s “Bad Guys 2011,” was sentenced tuesday to seven years in prison in Hardin Circuit Court.

    Simoneit, 44, was the subject of three circuit court cases, all of which were related to his lawn care service. In March, he pleaded guilty to five counts of theft-related felony charges and an amended charge of second-degree persistent felony offender.

  • Attorney requests trial date change in Ferguson case

    The public defender representing Kelly C. Ferguson, an Elizabethtown man accused of forcible rape, requested a trial date change Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court.

    The jury trial is scheduled to begin June 11, but defense counsel Carolyn Brown is attached to another case also scheduled for trial that day.

    Circuit Judge Ken Howard decided to continue the motion until a May 25 suppression hearing.

    Ferguson, 35, a registered sex offender, faces new charges of first-degree rape, sodomy and persistent felony offender.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members celebrate Greek culture

    Greek culture was celebrated at the April 9 meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club. Refreshments consisted of the Mediterranean diet, fruit, vegetables and heart-healthy sandwiches.

    The program was how to prepare baklava, Greece’s most famous dessert. International chairman Anne Aubrey, Chef Maria Bell, who with the assistance of exchange student, Yucheng Zhan, and occasionally club members pitching in demonstrated the steps in making baklava.

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