Today's News

  • FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL UPDATE: John Hardin 42, Central Hardin 0 (10/01)

    The John Hardin Bulldogs remained perfect in more than one way Friday night.

    The second-ranked Bulldogs thumped the 11th-ranked Central Hardin Bruins, 42-0 in a game delayed by a lighting issue at Bulldog Stadium to remain undefeated this season.

    The Bulldogs (6-0) also improved to 9-0 all-time versus Central Hardin. They’ve outscored the Bruins, 375-102 in the series and they’ve won every game by 15 or more points.

  • FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL UPDATE: Jeffersontown 33, North Hardin 13 (10/01)

    DeMichael Jackson gave his Jeffersontown Chargers another thriller of a performance Friday night as the versatile senior was involved in all five of his team’s touchdowns in a 33-13 win at North Hardin in a Class 5-A, District 3 game that could prove costly toward the host Trojans’ postseason home playoff game hopes.

  • Pilot killed as plane crashes into motel in Grayson County

    By DeAnna Lasley
    Landmark News Service

    A small plane crashed into Pine Tree Inn at Falls of Rough around midday Friday, killing the pilot. A 15-year-old neighbor is being credited with helping rescue the hotel’s owner.

    The plane exploded into the north side of the owner’s residence at the rear of the building where it connects to the inn. The inn’s owner, Tyonia Bruner, was inside when the plane hit.

  • Meadow View students get science lesson during visit to Bernheim

    Bernheim Forest is home to a multitude of species, but a new one came to visit one Friday morning — the fourth-grader.

    Meadow View Elementary School fourth-graders took in the sights, and a few science lessons, on their trip to Bernheim Forest in Bullitt County on Sept. 30.

    The trip was used as a way to illustrate life science concepts to the students as well as geography, teacher Rebecca Ricketts said. This is the first time the fourth grade at Meadow View has visited the park on a field trip.

  • Magistrate asks friends to vote 'no' on alcohol question

    A Hardin County official is encouraging his friends to vote “no” in any local option on alcohol sales Tuesday in Elizabethtown, Radcliff and Vine Grove.

    Magistrate E.G. Thompson, who doesn’t live in any of the three towns, posted Thursday on Facebook, “Many of us live in the unincorporated areas of Hardin County and do not get to vote; still, we can encourage those who can to VOTE NO!”

  • Thank you from Elizabethtown Tennis Commission

    On behalf of the Elizabethtown Tennis Commission and the tennis community of Elizabethtown, I would like to thank the following organizations/businesses for helping to make the EtownApartment.com Heartland ShootOut a fun and successful experience: EtownApartments.com, Elizabethtown Parks and Recreation, The News-Enterprise, WQXE, ESPN, WAKY, Hardin Memorial Hospital, Don Brandenburg and Mark Harris. I would also like to thank the many players, volunteers, friends and family who helped with the 2011 EtownApartment.com Heartland ShootOut.

  • Cecilia Homemakers start new season

    The Cecilia Homemakers Club began the new season after summer vacation recently at the Fellowship Hall of Cecilia Baptist Church, with 25 members in attendance. The club was served a potluck meal by Whitney Antique, Juanita Johnson and Sharon Bush.

  • EHS Class of 1956 celebrates reunion

    On Sept. 10, the Class of ‘56 came together for the 12th time since graduation. The 50th year was the largest with more than 90 percent of the surviving members of the class attending. This year, with 75 percent they gathered at Gondolier Italian Restaurant on Ring Road. Classmates were welcomed by class president Larry Hall, who also presented a program.

    In attendance were classmates residing in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Texas.

  • Central Kentucky Art Guild installs officers

    At the Sept. 19 meeting of the CKAG, new officers and chairpersons were installed. Front row, from left, president Rose Cooper, vice president Debbie Hassel, secretary Marilyn Matthews and treasurer Sharon Milliner; back row; chairpersons Laverne Arkenberg, Wes Kendall, Wm. Ron Frye, Elizabeth Parks, Debra Byerlein, Karen Hart and Carmen Hainer.

    The Central Kentucky Art Guild meets at 6:30 p.m., the third Monday of each month at Nolin RECC, 411 Ring Road, Elizabethtown.

  • Program coordinators speak to Elizabethtown Rotary

    Amanda Eisenberg, program coordinator at Radcliff Elementary School, and Autumn Rose, program coordinator at Meadowview Elementary School, were the speakers at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Sept. 27. They gave a presentation on the One Hour Revolution Program at their schools, a mentoring program that is seeking volunteers.