Today's News

  • Show us your trees

    Holiday trees around Hardin and LaRue counties will be on display in the Dec. 25 edition of The News-Enterprise.

    To submit photos, send them to photos@thenewsenterprise.com. Only one photo per household will be used. Only photos from residents of Hardin and LaRue counties will be used. Please include your name and city of residence in the email.

    Deadline to submit photos is noon Friday.

  • Library roof bid accepted

    Hardin Fiscal Court members Tuesday approved a bid for the repair of the roof of the Hardin County Public Library in Radcliff.

    It also approved a budget for the Hardin County Clerk’s office and discussed bids for the repair of the White Mills bridge among various pieces of business.

    Council members approved a low bid of $128,326.02 from Crepps Construction Company LLC of Bardstown for replacement of the failed roof structure at the branch in Radcliff.

    Both of the two bids returned came in higher than hoped, officials said.

  • Acknowledging a woman who recognizes others

    ISSUE: Donna Betson and Wreaths Across America
    OUR VIEW: Well-deserved recognition of volunteer and leader

    Morrill Worcester’s name may not be familiar to many Hardin Countians, but Donna Betson’s should be. Although they likely never met one another in person, there is an important connection these two incredibly giving people have with one another. And the beneficiaries of their connection are the soldiers and families their collective work memorializes through the Wreaths Across America organization.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: LaRue downs Trojans (12/14)

    The LaRue County Hawks haven’t had much luck against North Hardin, but they certainly caught the Trojans at the right time this season.
    And they took advantage of it.
    Junior Kelton Ford scored a game-high 27 points, including 17 in the fourth quar-ter, as the Hawks knocked off the Trojans, 68-62 on Tuesday night at Ron Bevars Gymnasium. It was LaRue County’s first win over North Hardin since the 1994-95 season.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: North knocks off Lady Hawks (12/14)

    North Hardin senior Brianna Woodson and junior Chanel Roberts spent much of the first half watching from the bench with two fouls. But they spent the second half on the floor, terrorizing the LaRue County Lady Hawks.
    Roberts and Woodson combined for 23 points in the second half as the Lady Trojans erased a four-point halftime deficit to post a 49-46 victory Tuesday night at Ron Bevars Gymnasium.
    “We knew they could hold it together,” said Roberts, who finished with 19 points and 12 rebounds. “But we knew we couldn’t foul anymore. We couldn’t hurt the team anymore.

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Knox boys hold off Shawnee (12/14)

    Junior Rashaan Allen scored 19 points to help the host Fort Knox Eagles stave off Louisville Shawnee, 59-56 on Tuesday.

    Fort Knox (2-4) led 35-22 at the half, but Shawnee held the Eagles to 24 second-half points.

    Sophomores Mike Powell and Rashaud Orange each scored 16 points.


    Shawnee              8     14     17    17—56

  • Fund-raising event held for Michael Mullarkey

    2nd District Magistrate Doug Goodman, guest speaker Carol Christopherson, Michael Mullarkey and Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes attend the fundraising event to raise money to provide Mullarkey with a service dog. To donate to the cause, send donations to PNC Bank, 100 N. Dixie Hwy., Radcliff, KY 40160.

  • RPD presents Citizens Police Adacemy graduates

    Pictured is the Radcliff Police Department’s fifth graduating class of Citizen’s Police Academy. Graduates attend nine weeks of training along with a night of riding along with a Radcliff police officer. Classes are held twice a year; for information on future classes, contact Bryce Shumate at 351-4714.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: John Hardin beats Central Hardin for first time in school history (12/14)

    Michelle Montgomery has watched her John Hardin Lady Bulldogs come close to beating Elizabethtown, North Hardin and Central Hardin time after time after time.

    Only this time, Montgomery wasn’t going to be denied a shot at her program making history.

    A 6-foot-1 junior center, Montgomery had 23 rebounds, 20 points and seven blocks – all game highs Tuesday night – as the Lady Bulldogs pulled away from the Lady Bruins, 48-36.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Central Hardin topples John Hardin in OT (12/14)

    After watching his team waste away one chance Tuesday night to put away the host John Hardin Bulldogs, Central Hardin’s Andrew Kinney didn’t let the Bruins do it again in overtime.

    The senior forward hit a pull-up jumper within the final 14 seconds and the Bulldogs missed three point-blank shots in the waning seconds as the Bruins held on for a 56-54 win over their 17th District rival.