Today's News

  • Dance Centre has ‘Day of Dance’

    On March 13, several students from the Dance Centre of Elizabethtown attended the Celtic Crossroads Dance Workshop, sponsored in part by the PAC, held at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville.

    The dancers received a tour of the Louisville Ballet studio, attended a special forum on the dance profession with artistic director Bruce Simpson, and were invited to observe a special rehearsal of the company’s upcoming production of Swan Lake.

  • Habitat completes 39th home in Hardin County


    Hardin County Habitat for Humanity recently dedicated its 39th home in Hardin County.

    The home was completed and sold to the Kristen Jackson family in early April. Larry Mengel, executive director, officiated at the dedication along with Kristen Jackson’s family, friends, clergy, HCHFH Board of Directors and co-workers.

  • Photos: Spring Fling
  • Colesburg cleanup: Deja vu all over again



    There’s one basin in Hardin County that’s due for a good wash.

    For the lowlands along the Rolling Fork basin, that cleanup is coming — one way or another.

    Several inches of rain May 1 and 2 caused Kentucky and Tennessee streams to burst from their banks and flood developed areas, agricultural fields, towns and anything else in the way. The receding water left a brown scum of dried sediment.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Freshmen lead Central past E'town, 9-5 (5/7)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Central Hardin freshmen Drew Harrington and Troy Squires didn’t have good nights at the plate in a 5-3 loss to Elizabethtown on April 20. The duo more than made up for it in their second outing against the Panthers. Harrington and Squ

  • Chamber presents ABC Awards
  • April 25 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male Shih Tzu named “Rueben” and this deaf adult male Australian Shepherd mix named “Jasper” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All d

  • Riggs


    Ashley Nicole Rust and Matthew Dale Riggs, both of Elizabethtown, were married on March 27, 2010, by Gary King at Howard Johnson Hotel in Elizabethtown.

    The bride is the daughter of Jay and Donna Rust of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Dale Riggs of Vine Grove and Darlene and Ed Kraemer of West Virginia.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father, Jay Rust.

    Maid of honor was Brittany Pike, bridesmaid was Brandy Burton and flower girls were Madeline Riggs and Brodie Pike.

  • Vine Grove biker injured in crash

    The News-Enterprise

    MEADE COUNTY — A Vine Grove motorcyclist was flown to a Louisville hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries Saturday after his bike collided with a pickup truck at a Meade County intersection.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Michael Clement, of Vine Grove, was riding a Harley-Davidson southbound on Ky. 1816 shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday morning when he slammed into a truck.

  • E-scrap repeats success

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com This year’s e-scrap recycling events did not experience the increase in collections expected, but organizers dubbed the two April events a success, saying tallies of electronic waste fell close to 2009 totals. In its third year, the electronic recycling event gives Hardin County residents an alternative mode of disposing of unwante