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  • Nov. 26 Local History

    30 years ago, it was announced that Radcliff Police Officer Rosemary Williams had served “undercover” during the police department’s year-long drive against narcotics, first training for three weeks with experienced narcotics agents in Jefferson County learning techniques, the appearances of drugs, the going street price and the right places to find them. 20 years ago, local retailers reported brisk sales as the holiday season started; Towne Mall especially felt an

  • Nov. 24 Local History


  • Dec. 14 Local History

    30 years ago, Radcliff City Council ignored requests by the Fraternal Order of Police to consider changes in the present salary, pay plan, cleaning and maintenance of police uniforms and life and health plans for the officers; it was the second month since the proposals had been submitted to the city council. 20 years ago, Cecilia residents held a special “shower” for the Charles Hilton family whose home had been destroyed by fire. Mrs.

  • Dec. 1 Local History


  • PREP BASEBALL OPINION: Pitts thinks Central Hardin has a chance to win it all (6/7)

    A few notes after last week’s 5th Region Baseball Tournament at LaRue County High School. The Central Hardin Bruins won their second region title in three years and earned a berth in the Forcht Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament, which begins next week at Applebee’s Park in Lexington. And one local coach thinks the Bruins could make some noise at the state tournament.

  • Dec. 4 Local History

    30 years ago, the jobless rate in Hardin County was up .5%, from 5.4% in September to 5.9% in October; the statewide rate was 5.7%, and the national rate, 5.6% 20 years ago, the Elizabethtown School Board accepted with regret the resignation of physical education teacher Pat Durbin who was to take over as mayor of Elizabethtown in January.  

  • Nov. 12 Local Histories

    Nov. 12

    30 years ago, a 74-year-old woman was convicted or reckless homicide and sentenced to a year in the state penitentiary in her husband’s slaying.

    20 years ago, American Legion Post No. 113 held a Veteran’s Day Memorial service and destroyed 27 American flags that had been removed from service at various schools, industries and residences.


  • June 8, 2010: Services

    Bobbie Lorine Pentecost, 45, of Cecilia, died Friday, June 4, 2010. The funeral is at 1 p.m. today at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.

  • PRO BASEBALL: Adcock makes first All-Star game (6/7)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com When Nathan Adcock steps on the mound for the Bradenton Marauders, it’s like old times for the 6-foot-5 hard-throwing right-hander. Adcock is pitching like he did in his days at North Hardin when he was named Kentucky’s Mr. Baseball in 2006.

  • Dec. 6 Local History