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Today's News

  • Hartley-Dixon

    LUCINDA JO TRIMBLE HARTLEY AND JUSTIN DAVID DIXON

    Dr. and Mrs. James Scott Hartley of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lucinda Jo Trimble Hartley, to Justin David Dixon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Dixon II of Middlesboro.

  • ‘There’s always something good’

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com  While her Fort Knox spouses club has changed a lot over the years, Josette Roush isn’t completely ready to chuck tradition. For a luncheon Thursday on the back lawn of a general’s home, she wore a dress, a wide-brimmed hat, white gloves and a pink rose corsage. True, the club was honoring her 55-years of service, but she s

  • PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Weekend Results (05/16)

    The News-Enterprise

    The seventh-ranked Meade County Lady Waves went 3-0 in the Jeffersontown Lady Chargers Classic on Friday and Saturday.

    On Saturday, Meade County (28-3) beat Jeffersontown, 8-1 in the semifinals and 3rd Region foe Grayson County, 10-0 in the championship. No statistics were available from those games. The Lady Waves beat Bullitt Central, 7-0 on Friday.

    n Sophomore Brittany Lancaster (12-0) allowed three hits – all singles – as the Lady Waves beat Bullitt Central in game that was called due to the time limit.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Pitts suspends six Panthers (5/16)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown coach Don Pitts suspended six players for what he called “a violation of team policies.” The six players weren’t in uniform during Saturday’s home game against Paducah Tilghman. The Panthers knocked off the Blue Tornado, 7-2 behind a solid pitching performance

  • Dear and departed, but not drenched

    Diners enjoyed Dinner with the Dearly Departed on Saturday at the Historic State Theater Complex in Elizabethtown. The dinner usually is held at Elizabethtown City Cemetery but was moved indoors because of inclement weather.

  • May 2 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male Yorkie/Shih Tzu mix named “Elmo” and this adult male Schnauzer named “Louie” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adoption

  • Operation Inasmuch: The work of the church is more than ‘church work’

    By BECCA OWSLEY

    bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com

    An army of more than 500 volunteers from at least seven churches scattered across Hardin County on Saturday taking on more than 60 mission projects for Operation Inasmuch.

    The initiative, started last year by Northside Baptist Church, has grown.

    Projects this year included car washes, yard work, other community events, card making, cooking, backyard Bible clubs and more.

  • Powell named Artist of the Month

    Carole Powell was named Artist of the Month at the April 19 meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild.  Her oil painting titled “Baptism–New Life” was selected by those attending the meeting.  It will be hung at “Cobbler’s Café,” 125 E. Dixie Avenue, just off the square in downtown Elizabethtown. 

  • May is Older Americans Month

    By MONICA RUEHLING/Senior life columnist

    Age Strong! Live Long!

    When Older Americans Month was established in 1963, only 17 million living Americans had reached their 65th birthdays. At that time, about a third of older Americans lived in poverty and there were few programs to meet their needs. A person’s average life expectancy was 69.9.

  • Elizabethtown Woman's Club donates books

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently contributed books to the Hardin County Public Library in memory of a former club member and the husband of a present club member. The presentations were made to Rene Hutcheson, director of the Hardin County Public Library. "Classic English Design and Antiques-Period styles and furniture” by Emily Eardmans was presented in memory of Gerri Sturdivant by Jane Curneal, library chairman.