Today's News

  • PREP BASEBALL: Catcher is the glamorous position this season (5/5)

    Catcher is the grunt position on a baseball field, the spot that yields black and blue and achy knees. This spring, however, it is glamorous because of the area’s abundance of talent behind the plate.

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  • PREP SOFTBALL: Seniors lead Central Hardin past North Hardin (05/05)

    A long layoff hasn’t seemed to put much rust on the Central Hardin Lady Bruins’ three elder stateswomen.

    Kristina Krupinski was a strike from a no-hitter, Ashley Hughes had hits in every at-bat and Jordan Daniel added two to her district-leading RBI total Wednesday as the senior trio led their team to a regular-season sweep of the visiting North Hardin Trojans, 4-0.

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  • Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club elects officers

    The April meeting of the Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club recently met at the home of Marilyn Ardisson.  Linda Novak was co-host, and they provided a selection of brunch goodies. 
    The program was a look into the building of rustic and beautiful birdhouses.  Melvin Loveday shared his knowledge and artwork with the members.

  • Johnson speaks to Radcliff Rotary Club members

    Guest speaker at a recent Radcliff Rotary was the newly appointed Hardin Memorial Hospital President and CEO Dennis Johnson. Johnson has 21 years of experience with the Baptist Health Care System, and is a fellow Rotarian from the La Grange club.  He related to the club the history of HMH from a small country hospital to a major regional medical facility. Johnson is pictured with club president Neil Atcher, center, and club program master Dr. Bill Perks, right.

  • Hardin County Historical Society has April meeting

    Hardin County Historical Society held its April meeting at the State Theater April 25.  Despite the rain, the dinner and program was well attended.
    The program was “The Perryville campaign”' by Christopher Kolakowski, author of “The Civil War at Perryville: Battling for the Bluegrass State” and “This Army Does Not Retreat: The Battles of Stones River and Tullahoma,” concerning battles in Tennessee in 1862 and 1863.  He has another book in the works and will return to the HCHS.

  • ECTC graduation is Monday

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s 46th annual commencement ceremony is at 7 p.m. Monday in the gymnasium at Central Hardin High School.

    Family and friends of ECTC graduates are invited to attend. No tickets are required.

    ECTC alumnus Judge Kelly Mark Easton, Hardin Circuit Court, Division III and Chief Circuit Judge of Kentucky’s Green River District, will deliver the commencement address to about 180 graduates who plan to participate.

  • Not enough time in the day: EIS adds 20 minutes

    Although this information was featured in our district’s recent insert to The News-Enterprise (The Panther Edition), the insert is distributed only to a portion of the readers in the greater community. As a result, I’ve elected to share this information so the entire community will have access.

  • Vine Grove call system might be discontinued as weather warning

    Vine Grove officials want to warn residents about weather dangers coming their way, but they’re not sure residents should get used to waking up to the One Call Now Emergency Notification System.

    The system allows the city to send a call to everyone in the system to spread emergency and non-emergency messages. It was used for severe weather warnings in April.

    Weather warnings were issued by the National Weather Service in Louisville 10 or 20 minutes ahead of a storm in some cases last month, according to Steve New, chief of the Vine Grove Fire Department.