Today's News

  • Parade of Homes continues today

    The News-Enterprise

    Day two of the Lincoln Trail Home Builders Association's seventh annual Parade of Homes begins at noon today.

    The event features 13 homes which will be open for public tours until 6 p.m. today and again offer tours from noon until 6 p.m. Sept. 18 and 19.

    Participants can begin their tour at any of the 13 homes. The $5 one-time fee can be paid at any stop.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: LaRue, E'town notch wins (09/10)


    The News-Enterprise

    Senior setter Molly Kennedy had a match-high eight aces to lead the homestanding LaRue County Lady Hawks to a 25-8, 25-5 win over 18th District rival Caverna on Thursday.

    Kennedy also had 12 assists and two kills, while senior outside hitter Brea Huhn chipped in with six kills, three aces and two digs.

    Sophomore middle hitter Haley Holt added four kills and two blocks, and sophomore outside hitter Kara Paden had three kills and two aces.

  • Phone records point to little contact between Burkes prior to shooting deaths
  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL OPINION: UK wideout trio hard to defend (9/12)

    LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach Joker Phillips thinks this year’s team has the same offensive capabilities that the Wildcats had when former North Hardin High School star Andre Woodson was playing quarterback in 2007, and in Saturday’s home opener it became a bit more apparent why. The Wildcats put all of their weapons on display in a 63-28 victory over the heavily overmatched Western Kentucky Hilltoppers.

  • Some heroes share your room

    Thoughts of a bygone era and our nation’s errors came to mind this week as Hardin County communities united in a long-overdue tribute to Vietnam veterans.

    It happened outside standing on blacktop during a ceremony to celebrate the community’s generosity at the Wall Against Hunger dedication.

    The recollections rushed in Thursday during Lt. Gen. Benjamin Freakley’s inspirational address at Brooks Field at Fort Knox. Celebrations that night at Vine Grove and events Friday at West Point and Radcliff also stirred emotions, minds and memories.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: LaRue wins own tourney; E'town goes 5-1 (09/12)


    The News-Enterprise

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks went 6-0 to win the Abraham Slam Jam on Saturday.

    LaRue County (17-3) beat Taylor County, 25-19, 25-17, Louisville Beth Haven, 26-24, 25-21 and Washington County, 25-21, 25-17 in pool play. The Lady Hawks beat Campbellsville, 25-16, 25-11, Taylor County, 25-14, 25-13 and Marion County, 25-21, 25-21 en route to the championship.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: John Hardin stuffs North, 27-6 (9/12)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise The John Hardin Bulldogs continued their dominance over their cross-town rival North Hardin. With the score tied at 6-all, the Bulldogs scored 21 straight points en route to a 27-6 victory over the Trojans on Friday night at Bulldog Stadium and their fifth consecutive win in the rivalry.

  • Sept. 12, 2010: Services


  • Grand jury issues 29 felony indictments



    A Hardin County grand jury returned 29 felony indictments last week including one claiming a fairground stabbing in July was ethnically motivated.

    Shawn Antwan Mitchell, a 41-year-old Florida resident who was working in July at the Hardin County Fair, was indicted on one count of first-degree assault and misdemeanor charges relating to alleged possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: John Hardin routs Jeffersontown, 7-0 (09/10)

     The News-Enterprise

    Sophomore Alex Higdon and senior David Gomez each scored two goals to lead the homestanding John Hardin Bulldogs to a 7-0 rout of Jeffersontown on Thursday.

    Junior Chris Wilk added a goal and two assists, while juniors Colt Trimble and Daniel Ruiz also scored. Junior Terrick Jaquess had three assists, and junior Russ Mott had two.

    Senior keeper Joey Davis didn’t face any shots as John Hardin (6-2-2) outshot Jeffersontown, 15-0.