Today's News

  • PREP GOLF: North's Gumm finishes third at State (10/7)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The game of golf can be difficult to explain at times.

  • Southern comedy-drama explores family interaction


    IF YOU GO: Hardin County Playhouse will present “Daddy’s Dyin’, Who’s Got the Will?” at Plum Alley Theater at Historic State Theater, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. on Sunday, and 8 p.m. Oct. 14-16 and 3 p.m. Oct. 17 For more information call (270) 351-0577.

  • Oct. 6, 2010: Services

    Michael Louis Harned, 50, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010. The Funeral Mass is at 10 a.m. today at Cathedral of Christ the King in Lexington. A private burial will follow in Lexington Cemetery. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home in Lexington is in charge of arrangements.

    Dorothy B. Hull, 79, of Irvington, died Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010. The service is at 4 p.m. EDT today at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation is from 12:30 to 4 p.m. EDT today at the funeral home.

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  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Henry Clay beats Central in two (10/07)


    The News-Enterprise

    Homestanding Lexington Henry Clay won its 11th straight and handed Central Hardin one of its worst losses of the season with a 25-14, 25-16 victory Wednesday.

    Central Hardin (30-5) lost for the first time in five matches. Two of the Lady Bruins’ losses this season have been to 11th Region teams.

    Senior outside hitter Cassidy Sorrells paced the Lady Bruins with three kills, three digs and two aces, while sophomore middle hitter Sydney Hall added three kills and one block.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Knox set to take on unbeaten Washington County (10/06)


    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    By simply taking what Louisville Shawnee’s defense gave them Friday, the Fort Knox Eagles unveiled a more balanced offense in their 62-31 win.

    Sophomore quarterback Brandon Franklin threw for 246 yards and rushed for 105 yards and three touchdowns, and senior wingback Lance Lane added 94 yards on the ground as the Eagles picked up their second win of the season in Louisville.

  • Area bands fare well

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    Adair County won the annual Lincoln Days Invitational Band Contest held Saturday at LaRue County High School. The grand champions finished first in every judging category to record a score of 87.66.

    Taylor County placed second in Hodgenville with a score of 83.84. Elizabethtown High ranked fifth in the field of 11 at 78.57.

    At the South Oldham Marching Band Contest in Crestwood, Central Hardin finished third Saturday with a score of 85.33 and John Hardin was fifth at 84.50. Any score above 80 is classified as distinguished.

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  • Fire Chiefs Association holds drawing


    Hardin County Fire Chiefs Association Public Information Officer Steven Townsend presents Paige Pence and Jeffrey Butterworth with a plush Dalmatian after their names were selected during a prize drawing on Oct. 2 at Home Depot Safety Day. The drawing was sponsored by the Hardin County Fire Chiefs Association. The association represents the 14 departments that serve Hardin County.


  • EPD promotes two officers


    The Elizabethtown Police Department promoted two officers to the position of patrol supervisors (sergeants) on Aug. 23. Sgt. Merle Young has been with the department since September 1992. He was promoted from the patrol division. Sergeant David Neary has been with the department since July 1995. He was promoted from the Investigations division.