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  • Cadets pour into town for JROTC event



    RADCLIFF — Hundreds of Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets representing 39 battalions from Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Indiana and Kentucky flooded into Hardin County this weekend for drill, marksmanship and academic competition.

    The fourth annual 7th Brigade JROTC Championships were hosted by North Hardin High School’s JROTC battalion, with support from John Hardin High School.

  • Leadership class tackles Government issues

    On Feb. 4, the Elizabethtown-Hardin County Leadership Class 2010 met elected officials and explored the different forms of governance in Hardin County and Kentucky.

    The day began with sessions with Hardin County Government, presented by Deputy Judge-Executive Jim Roberts; followed by an informational session with the city of Elizabethtown presented in the absence of Mayor David Willmoth by City Planning Director Ed Poppe and concluded with a visit to Mayor Shelia Enyart at  Radcliff City Hall.

  • More than words

    By JEFF D’ALESSIO jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — The package was stacked full. And inside of what was sent to Joseph Vannausdall, a World II and Korean War veteran, left the 89-year-old local resident emotional and thankful all at the same time last week. There were 17 letters inside the package from youngsters with an Arizona Cub Scout pack. Some letters aske

  • YOUTH SWIMMING: Dolphins to compete in short course state championship (03/12)

    The News-Enterprise LEXINGTON — Emma Coakley, Jesse Giles and Manuela Sampaio have a busy weekend ahead of them. The trio, who swim for the Etown Dolphins, compete in 10 or more events in the Kentucky Short Course 13-and-over State Championship at the University of Kentucky’s Lancaster Aquatic Center starting at 9:30 a.m. today. Events take place through Sunday evening.

  • Lots Going On In Hardin County Republican Women’s Club

    Hardin County Republican Women’s Club has planned the club’s 2010 activities and announced members and spouses of members who have filed for office.

    This year’s sixth annual Pasta Party is 5 to 8 p.m. March 11 in the community room at Nolin RECC. Club members make their own homemade sauces and for $5 per person, it’s all-you-can-eat and includes salad, garlic bread, drink and dessert. The event is open to the public and carry out is available.

  • Feb. 28 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult female German Shepherd named “Bones” and this male adult Shepherd mix named “Oreo” 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., Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for information. All dog adoptions are done by applicati

  • Advocacy center hosting seminar on human trafficking

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – An advocacy group for victims of sexual assault has planned a seminar offering participants a glimpse behind the dark veil of an underground crime which plagues the world and has even appeared in Kentucky. Human trafficking for purposes of cheap sex, cheap labor or perverted slavery is something few people encounter,

  • Radcliff police locate man wanted on meth charges



    RADCLIFF — A Hardin County man wanted for his alleged involvement in two meth lab fires in the last few weeks was arrested around 4 p.m. Friday afternoon walking the streets of Radcliff.

    George Richard Houser, 30, was wanted in connection with a Feb. 25 meth fire on Georgetown Road in Elizabethtown and one a few days later at the Radcliff Inn.

  • March 12, 2010: Services

    Ruth P. Hornback, 65, of Elizabethtown died Tuesday, March 9, 2010. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. today at Extended Hands Church, 610 N. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown.