Today's News

  • May 4, 2010: Obituaries

     Clyde Verne Arnold

    Clyde Verne Arnold, 85, of Cecilia, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, at his home.

    He was a native of Detroit, served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, was an iron worker and worked in the construction business.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Mallie “Jeanne” Arnold; his parents, Clyde Newton and Mary Tanner Arnold; and a brother, Walter Arnold.

  • Rain not a factor with new Farmers' Market pavilion



    A rainy Saturday proved  picture perfect for the new setting of the local farmers market.

    The Hardin County Farmers Market opened for the year, under the protection of its new pavilion on Peterson Drive. The market has currently 26 vendors signed on to participate throughout the summer and fall.

    Rain poured on the market’s first day, illustrating nicely the need for a pavilion to protect vendors from the elements.

  • ECTC campus reaches into service region

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com After opening a new building on its main campus three weeks ago, the local community college has continued its expansion — this time into another county. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is dedicating the new Springfield campus at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the new location in the Springfield-Washington County Commerce Cente

  • Officials: Exaggeration spurs bus incident

    The News-Enterprise

    Hardin County Schools Transportation Director John Skaggs said an incident two weeks ago aboard a school bus was spurred by one student’s mischief and another’s unsubstantiated report.

    HCS’s bus No. 10 was at Lincoln Trail Boulevard and Logsdon Parkway the afternoon of April 21 when police took a call from a young rider who reported another student was harmed by the bus driver.

  • May 4, 2010: Our readers write

    Pitts for county attorney

    Jenny Pitts is running for Hardin County Attorney, in case you haven't seen the signs.

  • Ag groups donate pet food



    Local farm groups on Monday delivered the first load of what eventually will be a ton of cat and dog food to a Vine Grove animal shelter.

    The gift comes after bad national press for livestock producers over problems highlighted by groups such as the Humane Society of the United States.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Morse, Central Hardin hold off Meade County (05/02)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Storms were forecasted to move into Brandenburg late Friday night, but Russ Morse supplied the thunder a little bit too early for the Meade County Green Wave’s liking. A Central Hardin junior catcher, Morse blasted the second of his two-run homers in the top of the seventh inning and all but ended any hope of back-to-back Green W

  • May 3, 2010: Obituaries

    Ina Vivian Morgan Kerfoot Cain Ina Vivian Morgan Kerfoot Cain, 78, of Vine Grove, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center in Radcliff. Mrs. Cain was a member of Valley View Baptist Church in Vine Grove, where she was a Sunday School teacher and a leader of Women on Missions. She was a homemaker, caregiver, grandmother and an

  • Flooding lingers after major rains



    While this weekend’s deluge wasn’t the 40 days and nights of ark-building weather, the Fort Knox weather station recorded rain each hour for 40 straight hours.

    And the Army post’s two-day precipitation total of 4.36 inches — more than  fell in February and March combined — was modest compared to the 7 inches that fell in the southern part of Hardin County.

    As of Monday, several local roads still were closed because of flooding.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Dunn hopes to give Bulldogs a banner year (05/02)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Every day during the school year Seth Dunn spent time in the John Hardin gymnasium whether it was during class or basketball practice.