Today's News

  • Holiday marketplace at Pritchard this weekend


    Thanksgiving might be a couple weeks away, but Hardin Countians can stock up on Christmas decorations at an arts and crafts show this weekend.

    The 29th annual Holiday Marketplace Arts and Crafts Show sponsored by the Elizabethtown Junior Woman’s Club will take place this weekend, with a new twist — no admission fee.

  • Nov. 14 Howevalley community news


    Mona Holbert, 234-3298

    NOVEMBER. The weather has been just beautiful. Can you believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner?

    ELECTION DAY. Another election has come and gone. Congratulations to Dwight Morgan on becoming magistrate for this district. I know he will do a great job.

    CLUB ACTIVITIES. The Howevalley Vertrees Community Club upcoming activities include the next club meeting is Nov. 22 and Christmas dinner will be Dec. 20. 

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  • Nov. 14 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

  • New officers join Radcliff Police Department

     Radcliff Police Department welcomed four new police officers on Nov. 5. The new officers accepted the oath of office from Judge Kimberly W. Shumate. Pictured from left, Captain Kenneth Mattingly, Mayor Shelia Enyart, Officer Jason McNeil, Officer Josh Foushee, Officer Richie Carmen, Officer Micah Skeeters, Judge Shumate, Chief Jeffrey Cross and Captain William Wells.

  • Faces & Places: What is it?

    The News-Enterprise photographers Neal Cardin and Jill Pickett captured photos around the county this week of familiar places and things but from an unfamiliar angle. Can you guess what these photographs are of or where they were taken?

    The answers are below, but before you look, click on the photo and begin the slideshow to see how many you can correctly guess.

    1 - Inside of a tube slide at a playground

    2 - Ribs and bolts of a grain bin

    3 - Bullet holes in the tailboard of a windmill

  • Nov. 14 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.
    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.

  • Nov. 14 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

  • The rock behind high school football


    Lucy Brown’s game time shakers:

    Start with an empty laundry detergent bottle. While she’s tried many things to use inside, BB pellets work best for the noise and weight. Put the top back on and tape it well so BBs don’t go flying out during the game.


    On Friday nights during football season in Hardin County, five women can be seen in the crowd every high school game.

  • Coming full circle to a couple of firsts


    Family: Husband, Ahmad Almasarweh, and 7-month-old daughter.

    Favorite books: “Gone with the Wind,” “House of Leaves”

    Favorite music: “I like all kinds of music.”

    Favorite TV show: “Parenthood”

    Hobbies: “I love to travel. I have been to five of the seven continents. I also enjoy running and soccer.”