Today's News

  • Beshear's announcement good news to local districts



    HARDIN COUNTY — An announcement from the governor brought some rare but welcome good news to state school districts braced for budget cuts.

    Local superintendents were glad to hear Monday that Gov. Steve Beshear balanced the budget for the rest of Fiscal Year 2010 without cutting Support Education Excellence in Kentucky funds, which are attendance-based funding for school districts.

  • City acquires properties in Haycraft neighborhood

    The News-Enterprise

    The city of Elizabethtown is acquiring three properties in the Haycraft neighborhood — an older area where the city has been working to update infrastructure and housing through grant funding.

    Elizabethtown City Council voted to purchase the three properties — 211 East Railroad Avenue, 215 East Railroad Avenue and 310 McLeod Place — at a cost of $105,000.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Lady Trojans looking to stop skid agaisnt John Hardin (01/04)


  • 12-28 Support Groups


  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Cousins makes his impact felt (01/03)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — Kentucky freshman DeMarcus Cousins downplayed a play in the first half when he went for a loose ball and threw an elbow to the throat of Louisville sophomore Jared Swopshire. “Just going for a loose ball,” Cousins said. Cousins had a big impact on Kentucky’s 71-62 victory over Louisville on Saturday at

  • Dec. 18 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.

    Sears v. Eddie Roberts, Pawnee Drive, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $14,970.88 plus interest.

  • Dec. 20 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult female Bassett hound named “Lola” and this adult male Labrador/Poodle mix named “Cyrus” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog ad

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  • Dec. 27 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Arthur R. Ashby (1985).

  • Samuel-Ridgway


    Bonnie Ridgway of Elizabethtown announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her son, Brian Ridgway, to Megan Samuel.

    The prospective groom is also the son of the late Kyle Ridgway. He is a 1984 graduate of North Hardin High School and 1989 graduate of Troy University.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Therese and Kevin Eichhorn of Lexington. She is a 1997 graduate of Tates Creek High School and 2001 graduate of University of Kentucky.