Today's News

  • Chamber recognizes Students of the Month

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce recognizes students from area High Schools for their academic achievements and extracurricular activities by presenting them with ABC (Academics Means a Better Community) Awards during February 2010 Chamber Luncheon. Pictured from left to right are, Shelby Stein, Central Hardin High School; Josh Hubbard, West Point Bank-ABC Sponsor; and Andre Crutcher, Elizabethtown High School. Both students were presented their awards along with $50.


  • Faces and Places: Growth in Glendale

    A photo essay by  NEAL CARDIN.

    The original church chapel was built in 1879 and seats 130 people. The new facility seats 500.


  • Feb. 26, 2010: Obituaries

    Francis Leo ‘Pat’ Cambron

    Francis Leo “Pat” Cambron, 83, of Louisville, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.

    Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Faye Riley and Jane Cambron; and three sons, Ricky, Jimmy and Wayne Cambron.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mattingly Funeral Home in Loretto with burial in Holy Cross Cemetery in Holy Cross.

    Visitation is from 3 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Details of veterans festival unveiled

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Friday’s formal announcement of a countywide festival honoring Vietnam veterans was meant only as a teaser. But the excitement of organizers could not be held in check. “This has been months in the making,” Radcliff-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jo Emary said. And years overdue, add

  • Black Army private left a legacy behind

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — A general’s aide in 1941 called a Sadieville bank and asked if anyone from that town would like to attend the dedication of Fort Knox’s main parade ground, because it was to be named after a hometown man killed in the war. Bank employee W.T. Warring brought up the fact the soldier’s pare

  • E-medical records effort may be costly

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com FRANKFORT – The intent of a massive new medical records network is a noble one and few will argue against improved patient safety, reduced redundancies and increased efficiency in health care. The costs and effort involved in achieving that goal, however, won’t be the easiest of pills for health care providers to swallow, according to ar

  • Bonding toward a rebound

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Thanks to an initiative placed within the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, local governments can lend their bonding power as an incentive for economic recovery. The federal stimulus has allotted $15 billion in recovery facility bonds, and Hardin County Government has received nearly $4 million in bondin

  • GIRLS' 17TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Elizabethtown takes the title for fifth straight year (02/27)

    By GREG CREWS gcrew@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — For the fifth straight year, Elizabethtown coach Tim Mudd got to wear a nylon necklace after his Lady Panthers cut down the nets at the 17th District Tournament. The top-seeded Lady Panthers overcame a poor shooting night with stingy defense and beat the second-seeded North Hardin Lady Trojans, 44-32 in the district champions

  • SKYWARD Severe Storm Spotter Class on Tuesday

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY —  The National Weather Service will be conducting a SKYWARD Severe Storm Spotter Class on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Elizabethtown Police Department at 300 South Mulberry St.

    The class is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

  • History museum receives grant

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — The Hardin County History Museum will receive a grant for $1,077 for its “Our Alliances are with the South” program from the Kentucky Humanities Council.

    The program will include an exhibit on the Orphan Brigade and Confederate History related to Hardin County that opens May 4, and a dinner-hour performance by Kentucky Chautauqua’s Johnny Green on April 26.