Today's News

  • Elderly murder defendant confused

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A 65-year-old woman accused in the beating death of a man who resided with her at E-Town Motel last month was scheduled to appear for arraignment Tuesday in Circuit Judge Ken Howard's courtroom on a murder charge, but Howard said the case could not proceed until he obtains a psychiatric evaluation ordered last month by District Judge Kim Shumate. Et

  • PREP SOFTBALL: All eyes on John-North matchup for district tournament (05/24)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Coach Corey Yates is an optimist, despite his John Hardin Lady Bulldogs being 0-for-20 in their all-time meetings with the rival North Hardin Trojans. John Hardin’s first-year leader said his third-seeded Lady Bulldogs (17-13) are undeterred heading into their showdown at 7 Tuesday night with the second-seeded Trojans (11-20) in

  • May 14 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Chris Thompson, 1395 Mud Splash Road, Glendale. Use: garage.

    Lisa and David Gardner, 240 Middle Creek Road, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Charles and Evelyn Green, 3 Sportman Lake Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Frederick Grey, 2667 Eastview Road, Eastview. Use: community building.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks looks to continue success vs. Hart (5/24)


  • May 21 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Arrow Financial Services v. Christina Stamps, Rufus Dison Road, Franklin. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $14,013.14 plus interest.

  • EHMS students take part in Arlington ceremony

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com East Hardin Middle School eighth-graders did a lot of sight-seeing during a recent eighth-grade class trip, but they did more than look during a special portion of the visit. Three East Hardin students participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns, a monument to unknown servicemen and women who have died in combat,

  • Former postal clerk gets one year in prison

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A former Elizabethtown mail clerk with the U.S. Postal Service was sentenced last week to a year in prison, two years of supervised release and ordered to pay more than $7,000 in restitution after being found guilty earlier this year of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud and theft of mail. A federal indictment against Joseph Bourg last fall c

  • May 24 Services


  • May 24, 2010, obituaries

    Marjorie Daphna Ashley

    Marjorie Daphna Ashley, 88, of Olde Farm, South Point, Ohio, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior, as she was surrounded by her loved ones, on Friday afternoon, the 21st day of May, 2010, at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.

    Marjorie was born on the 9th day of March, 1922, in Anneta, and was the daughter of Eddy Ashley and Dora Schultz Ashley Newton.

  • Sports park measure passes narrow vote



    On Monday, Councilman Steve Atcher again found himself aligned with Councilman Ron Thomas.

    City officials authorized an agreement with the Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau to pledge the restaurant tax as the funding source for $29 million in bonds for the Elizabethtown Sports Park. However, it passed by a  razor thin margin of 3-2 with Atcher and Thomas providing opposition.