Today's News

  • June 20 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male shorthair named “Dude” and this adult male Collie named “Rex” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them, contact Hardin County Animal Control at 769-3428 or visit 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for information. All dog adoptions are done by application process.&nb

  • June 27, 2010: Services


    Michael Howard Claycomb, 49, of Bewleyville, died Saturday, June 18, 2010. A memorial service is at 5 p.m. EDT July 3 at Irvington Baptist Church Fellowship Hall with visitation beginning at 4 p.m. EDT. Trent-Dowell Funeral Home in Hardinsburg is in charge of arrangements.

  • Lane closures set for 31W at Miles Street intersection

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Road work will reduce lanes on U.S. 31W Tuesday night at the intersection of Miles Street in Elizabethtown.

    The left inside lane of north and southbound Dixie Avenue will be closed at the Miles Street intersection from 8 p.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday, and those nearing Dixie on Miles Street will only be able to turn right.

  • Kentucky pride on display

    Fast facts about the games: 

    • 250,000 people expected to attend over 16 days

    • 450,000 tickets estimated to be sold

    • 62 countries represented

    • 900 horses

    • 700-plus competitors

    Source: Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism



  • June 20 Cecilia news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

  • June 20 South Hardin news


    South Hardin Daphne Turpin, 872-3223 Happy Father’s Day. I hope everyone has the priveledge to spend today with their Dad.

  • June 28, 2010: Services

    J.C. Booth, 85, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, June 25, 2010. A graveside service is at 11 a.m. today at Mount Zion Cemetery. Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

    Rosie Lee Harned, 96, died Thursday, June 24, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Stephensburg United Methodist Church with burial in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.

  • County government receives waste grants

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Government has been awarded two awards to aid in its recycling and household waste disposal efforts.

    Gov. Steve Beshear announced last week the acquisition of $3.5 million in grants through the Kentucky Pride fund, which is administered by the Energy and Environment Cabinet's Division of Waste. Hardin County was awarded $19,718 in recycling grants and $20,600. The grant requires a 25 percent match.

  • Faces and Places: Honing sports skills
  • Laptops approved for LCHS students


    Landmark News Service

    Every LaRue County High School student is expected to have a laptop computer next year after the LaRue County School Board voted to pass the Laptop Initiative last week.

    The Laptop Initiative failed to pass in March after Superintendent Sam Sanders requested a unanimous vote “to bring the board together.” Four board members voted in favor with Norbert Skees casting a “no” vote.