Today's News

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Fort Knox tops Metcalfe, LaRue boys go 1-1 (01/22)

    Five Fort Knox players scored at least nine points Saturday as the Eagles pulled away from the visiting Metcalfe County Hornets, 76-66.

    Sophomore forward Rashaud Orange had 25 points, seven rebounds, three assists, three blocks and two steals, while freshman wing Anthony Little made all eight of his combined field goal and free throw attempts and finished with 15 points.

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Gumm in the lead in international tourney in Hilton Head (01/22)

    Lydia Gumm is spending some time during the bitterness of winter in a coastal locale.

    But instead of chilling on the beach with daytime temperatures in the mid 70s, the North Hardin High School junior golf standout is considering her time in Bluffton, S.C., as a business venture.

    “I really don’t know how far we are from the beach. We’re really close to Hilton Head, but we haven’t been on the beach,” Gumm said after a putting practice Saturday evening.

  • PREP BOWLING: Green River Invitational Results (01/22)





    CAMPBELLSVILLE — Results from Saturday’s Green River Invitational baker-only tournament at the 20-lane Phillips Lanes (each team rolled eight baker games for a maximum total of 2,400 pins):

    Boys (8 Teams)

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Elizabethtown uses 23-0 run to pound John Hardin (01/22)

    His Lady Panthers were playing well enough on the floor Friday, but veteran Elizabethtown coach Tim Mudd was so incensed by an official’s call that he walked off of it with time still remaining in the first half.

    After cooling off, Mudd returned to enjoy watch his depleted and tired team lock up a share of the 17th District regular-season title with a 63-36 home win over the turnover-prone John Hardin Lady Bulldogs.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: John Hardin cruises past North (1/22)

    Coaches like to use the old adage when shots are falling everything else looks good. That’s certainly the case for the John Hardin Bulldogs.

    The Bulldogs, which shot 55.3 percent from the field, used a 16-0 run to take a comfortable first-half lead and cruise to a 65-48 victory over the North Hardin Trojans in a 17th District game Friday night at the Dawg Pound.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Hawks keep winning tournaments (1/23)

    Without one of their top wrestlers, the LaRue County Hawks showed they have some chinks in their armor.

    In the end, even that wasn’t enough to slow them down Saturday at North Hardin’s Ron Bevars Gymnasium.

  • HCS bus involved in non-injury crash

    CECILIA — A Hardin County Schools bus was involved in a traffic collision Friday at the intersection of U.S. 62 and Ky. 222.
    No one was injured and no students were on the bus at the time, HCS spokesman John Wright said.
    The scene was worked by Kentucky State Police. A spokesman for KSP could not be reached Saturday.

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  • Newspaper staff receives state press honors

    The Kentucky Press Association honored members of The News-Enterprise staff during its annual Better Newspaper Contest presentations Friday night in Lexington.

    Copy Desk Chief Sarah Reddoch was recognized in three categories, including two first-place awards.

    An editorial written by Reddoch, which advocated public access to child protective services records, was considered the best among medium-sized daily newspapers in the state.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL UPDATE: Central Hardin 53, Louisville Eastern 46 (01/21)

    Cameron Wright saved Central Hardin from a collapse. He rediscovered his outside shooting touch in the nick of time and the bank stayed open late for the Bruins senior forward.

    Wright banked in a 3-pointer with 1:19 to go and Central Hardin hit 8-of-10 free throws in the final minute to hang on for a 53-46 home victory over Louisville Eastern.

    The Bruins (8-10) have won two of their last three games.

    Central Hardin let a 13-point lead in the third quarter slip away as Louisville Eastern (9-10) took a 43-42 lead with 1:43 left.