Today's News

  • Patton Museum revamp expected to expand vision

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com As the Armor Center begins its transition to Fort Benning, Ga., another Fort Knox hallmark will undergo changes. The Patton Museum has called the post home for decades and will continue to do so, but much of its 10,000-piece collection will be migrating south to Fort Benning alongside the Armor Center. Chris Kolakowski, the museum&rsquo

  • My grandfather's things

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Last week my grandfather, Richard Baughman, passed away. As the family gathered, I and my cousin's 11-year-old son, Chase, found some things my grandfather had tucked away in drawers and boxes. Some were sweet, some were significant and some were just a bit curious.

  • Stephensburg Day grows for this year's festival



    The Stephensburg Day festival has gone through quite a growth spurt since last summer.

    Stephensburg Day begins at 10 a.m. Saturday at West Hardin Middle School. This year’s festivities begin with a parade, and will feature more booths and a new musical act.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central dominates All-Area team (6/22)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com To the victor goes the spoils. After winning the 17th District and 5th Region championships, the Central Hardin Bruins continued their dominance – this time of the 2010 All-Area Baseball team.

  • ALL-AREA SOFTBALL TEAM: Meade's Harreld voted Coach of the Year (06/23)



    One week into the season, the Meade County Lady Waves gave coach Mike Harreld just a glimpse of just what was in store for the season.

    The Lady Waves opened the season by crushing the 2009 5th Region Tournament finalists, runner-up Central Hardin and champion North Hardin, before losing in extra innings in the final of their own TSOA Tournament to eventual state tournament champion Paducah Reidland.

  • Heat sets off alarm for police, rescue officials



    A Louisville father accused of endangering a toddler Monday by leaving his 2-year-old daughter inside a hot SUV remained in jail Wednesday, unable to post a $10,000 bond set by a Hardin District Court judge.

    Bairon A. Garcia, 22, is charged with felony wanton endangerment and has been jailed at  Hardin County Detention Center since his arrest Monday afternoon.

  • 'Numbers don't lie'

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    Log on to Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Web site at www.hmh.net, click on Education & Wellness and select Wellness on Wheels (WOW), where you can find a list of Wellness on Wheel calendars detailing the scheduled stops for the remainder of 2010. 



    Elizabethtown resident Jo Nell Lee admits she needs a push to visit her doctor regularly.

  • Error results in dismissal of marijuana case

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A marijuana case that spurred school officials in two counties to fire a Hardin County man from an Elizabethtown High School coaching position and a Valley High School teaching post was dismissed after key evidence was snuffed out. The dismissal of the December 2009 marijuana and drug paraphernalia possession case against Jody Bingham, 49,

  • Garden tour and tea an 'educational' look at local gardens

    IF YOU GO: The Garden Tour and Tea is from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and will feature eight local gardens. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased the day of the tour in the Cunningham Garden at Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main St., Elizabethtown. The tea will be in the ballroom of the Brown-Pusey House. The event is sponsored by the Garden Club of Elizabethtown. To learn more, call (270) 862-3300.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Charlie Nunn's Quick and Easy Fruit Dessert

    By MARY ALICE HOLT I’ve really been lucky lately. All of the recipes I’ve received recently have been very easy to prepare. Charlie Nunn of Hodgenville is continuing that trend with his recipe this week – Quick and Easy Fruit Dessert. Charlie says he originally got this recipe off of a Jiffy cake mix box; it was called Fruit Magic.