Today's News

  • Historic State Theater movie offerings include couple's special

    Couples don’t stand a ghost of a chance of being overlooked by the Historic State Theater, which offers a Valentine’s Day movie special, but not before it offers a classic movie from the ’50s.

    The theater presents “Marjorie Morningstar,” a 1958 film starring Gene Kelly and Natalie Wood at 8 tonight and 2 p.m. Saturday. Wood portrays a college student who falls in love with Kelly, a would-be dramatist, while she is working as a counselor at summer camp.

    Tickets for the movie are $5 each.

  • Love and the arts: Brian and Susan Froedge met through band

    The arts, specifically music, brought Brian and Susan Froedge together.

    They knew each other professionally when Brian, band director at North Hardin High School, began his career in band directing and Susan came back from college to help during band camp.

    After she began teaching at Radcliff Middle School, they began dating. Susan said the late Chuck Campbell, who was band director at NHHS, liked to take credit for being their matchmaker.

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  • Property transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Homesales Inc. to Roger Ashley, 2597 Rineyville Big Springs Road, Rineyville, $86,000.

    Osage Express Inc. to Polyproperties LLC, property in J.S. Blair subdivision, county, no monetary consideration. FMV: $708,000.

    Paragon Properties of Kentucky LLC to Trademark Homes LLC, lot 31 Paragon Orchards subdivision, county, $35,000.

  • Fort Knox newspaper to adopt new name, redesign

    Fort Knox’s weekly newspaper will introduce a redesign next week and adopt a new name officials say better represents the entire post.

    Turret relaunches Feb. 16 as The Gold Standard, highlighting new features and a new website, Fort Knox Public Affairs Officer Ryan Brus said. The newspaper’s renamed website, www.fkgoldstandard.com, goes live the same day.

    The final edition of the Turret was published Thursday.

  • Several local students heading to Governor's Cup

    Several individuals qualified for the Governor’s Cup academic competition next month by placing high in the recent regional competition.

    Grace Vowels of Bluegrass Middle School placed first in the language arts and arts and humanities assessments in region competition.

  • Two more arrested in connection with E'town meth lab

    The mother of two children found inside a meth lab during a police raid last month turned herself in to police Wednesday.

    Sara K. Smith, 33, was arrested Wednesday at the Elizabethtown Police Department, said Detective Rob Green of the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force. She is charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, fourth-degree controlled substance endangerment to a child, first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Building permits

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

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: E'town tops Breck (2/10)

    The News-Enterprise

    A strong third quarter propelled the seventh-ranked Elizabethtown Lady Panthers to a big win Thursday night. Host Elizabethtown outscored Breckinridge County by 28 points in the third period en route to an 81-31 win.

    Senior guard Kaylyn Cecil led Elizabethtown (20-4) with 21 points, six steals, two rebounds, two blocks and one assist, while eighth-grade forward Erin Boley added 16 points, four steals, three rebounds and three assists.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Duke's Shootout at John Hardin a loaded event (02/10)

    It’s hard not to love the six-team field John Hardin High School girls’ basketball coach Bryan Todd has assembled for Saturday afternoon’s Duke’s Sporting Goods Valentine’s Shootout at the Dawg Pound.