Today's News

  • April 23 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, the new Elizabethtown Community Center opened; the $1.5 million facility boasted two large multi-purpose rooms, a kitchen, two smaller meeting rooms and two racquetball or handball courts. 20 years ago, Senator Wendell Ford spoke at the Lincoln Trail Area Development District dinner on his efforts to keep the 194<

  • April 29 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Sharon and Karen Macy, 21-year-old twins from Elizabethtown, ran in the Kentucky Derby Festival Mini-Marathon, finishing in the top 20 of the more than 200 women participating.

  • April 3 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Hardin County School Board member Kenneth Leasor criticized the Hardin County Education Association and the county teachers for their methods of negotiating and their attempts to gain collective bargaining. 20 years ago, a clinic, sponsored by the Meade County Sportsman’s Club, was held on Fort Knox to intro

  • April 8 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Col. Thomas G.

  • 12-21 Services

    Otis Brashear, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial to follow at Siberia Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Saturday at the funeral home.

  • April 16 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, the Elizabethtown School Board was to reconsider the laying off of the only black teacher at Elizabethtown High School; the NAACP as well as local residents had urged the board to reconsider its decision.

  • March 17 Local History

     In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Fort Knox said goodbye and Radcliff said hello to Col. Thomas Quinn and his wife, Barbara, at the Radcliff Chamber of Commerce meeting; Col.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Central, LaRue go undefeated at Region 2 Duals (12/20)

    The News-Enterprise FORT KNOX — The Central Hardin Bruins and LaRue County Hawks each went undefeated Friday and Saturday in the Region 2 Wrestling Duals at Fort Knox. Central Hardin (7-0) defeated Boyle County, Nelson County, John Hardin, Anderson County, Fort Knox, Danville and North Hardin and had four wrestlers finish 7-0 for the weekend. “The kids did pretty good. I

  • April 24 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, John Y.

  • Photo: Playin' around

    Josh Brown demonstrates a unique style of guitar playing Sunday as he and accompanist Travis McCoy on bongos play a non-traditional version of “The Little Drummer Boy” at the Historic State Theater. Brown and other songwriters played in the round before a presentation of “Behold the Lamb of God.”