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Today's News

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Louisville finally putting the pressure on its opponents (12/20)

     

  • April 5 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, a practical arts class at J. T. Alton Junior High School attracted the attention of other educators across the state; the purpose of the class (the first of its kind in the state) was to give students a chance to experience some job opportunities at an early age.

  • April 21 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, belly dancing was catching on in Hardin County; there had even been a well-attended workshop on belly dancing at a local motel.

  • April 26 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, a Louisville man who had abducted Hardin County Jailer Marshall “Mutt” Heady was sentenced to 31 years.

  • April 28 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, eight firms filed bids with Elizabethtown city officials in hopes of picking up the city’s garbage franchise. 20 years ago, Hardin County School Superintendent Stephen Towler was named Kentucky PTA Superintendent of the Year by the Kentucky Congress of Parents and Teachers.

  • April 30 Local History

      In Hardin County: 30 years ago, the trial of five Kentucky Ku Klux Klan members charged with plotting to murder two Bullitt County court officials and a juror got underway in Hardin Circuit Court.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: North moves to 7-0; LaRue wins (12/20)

    The News-Enterprise Senior forward Rolondo Emerson hit 3-of-6 3-pointers, including the game-winner as time expired, to lift the North Hardin Trojans to a 51-50 win over Louisville DuPont Manual in the Owensboro Apollo/Kentucky 811 Classic on Saturday. Emerson scored all of his points from beyond the arc for the Trojans (7-0), while senior post Roosevelt Emerson led North Hardin with

  • April 13 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, area businesses and industry said they had escaped layoffs and major shortages due to a recent Teamsters Union trucking strike, although the Swope Motors Dodge-Plymouth-Chrysler-Toyota dealership reported that its new car inventory was down about 50 cars. 20 years ago, Eugene “Gene” Smith was named industrial recruiter and executive vice president for the Elizabethtown Industria

  • April 1 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, volunteer fire departments were forming rapidly in the county after Hardin Fiscal Court’s decision less than a week previously to make fire fighting volunteer in unincorporated areas; the following volunteer fire departments had been set up in the last few days: Rineyville, Stephensburg, Hardin Central and Kentucky 86.

  • April 7 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, several University of Louisville professors “hid” in the audience at a performance of “Anything Goes” at Radcliff Park Playhouse; their mission was to “judge” the production that U of L student Wendy Cooney had molded in conjunction with the Radcliff Arts Guild. 20 years ago, Larry and Janey Fair of Radcliff, parents of a chi