Today's News

  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Thursday's Results (04/30)

    The News-Enterprise

    Eighth-grader Dale Gumm was a bunt away from throwing a no-hitter as the North Hardin Trojans rolled to an 11-0 five-inning mercy-rule win Thursday at 17th District rival Fort Knox.

    Junior J.P. Gramig’s third-inning bunt was the only hit against Gumm by Fort Knox (5-11 overall, 0-7 district). Gumm struck out eight and walked one.

  • Jones completes Navy basic training

    JONES. Navy Seaman Recruit Jacob C. Jones, son of Herbert D. and stepson of Elizabeth Jones of Elizabethtown, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

    Jones is a 2007 graduate of Western MST Magnet High School in Louisville.


  • Vine Grove Chamber to have annual Spring Fling

    The Vine Grove Chamber of Commerce will have its fourth annual Spring Fling. This will be a craft show, flea market and huge yard sale. The event is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 8 at the Optimist Park in Vine Grove. The Payne Killers will perform.

    Set ups are $10 for 10-foot by 10-foot spaces for yard sale and flea market vendors. Food vendors and craft vendors are $20 per 10-foot by 10-foot space.

    For information, contact Donna Broadway at 877-2422 or donna@ vinegrove.org

  • AUSA supports Hooray for heroes

    Fort Knox Chapter of AUSA President Gene Gudenkauf presents a check on behalf of AUSA to Randy Acton, logistics chair and co-founder of Hooray for Heroes, a one-day festival devoted to the military and their families. The donation of $1,500 is a 5th year sponsorship from AUSA and helps to support the Hooray for Heroes event, which is May 15 in Radcliff.

  • Ancestral Trails holds April meeting

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met in April with Steve Mather at the Elizabethtown City Cemetery. Steve illustrated to those in attendance how to do grave dowsing. He illustrated how to determine if there was a body buried in a plot, the sex of that body and if it was a child or an adult.

    The next meeting will be May 7 when Steve Gray will present a program on caves in the area.


  • Goldenrod Homemakers have April meeting

     On April 13, the Goldenrod Homemakers met at the Hardin County Extension Office for the April meeting. Members answered roll call to “What is the first flowering plant you think of when you think of spring?

    Nadine Bush taught the homemakers a lesson on “Salads for every occasion.”

    After the meeting, members had a white elephant auction, which is the homemakers spring fundraiser, and went out to lunch.


  • Crime Stoppers tip results in indictment



    A grand jury Thursday indicted an alleged meth cook who was identified and located in March after tips generated by the Hardin County’s Most Wanted series.

  • May 3, 2010: Our readers write

    New for jailer

    I am not running for president — I do not have the knowledge or experience to do so. Likewise, I am not running for jailer even though I was a deputy jailer for five years. The only candidate with the experience and job management to successfully run the jail is Capt. Alan New.

    The jail is a different kind of environment than any other and it should not be taken for granted that just anyone can perform all the requirements of that position.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Thursday's Results (04/30)





    Chrys Castro (NH) def. McKenzie Milby (C), 6-0, 6-0

    Cesar Castro (NH) def. Dennis Sacco (C), 6-3, 6-0


    Bradley Harris/Austin Summers (C) def. Jeff DeWitt/Martin Shumate (NH), 3-6, 6-4, 11-9

    Cody Hughes/Braden Proffitt (NH) Daulton Adkins/Joey Bagby (C), 6-0, 6-0

    Timmy Ford/Samuel Stidham def. Kass Kidwell/Chris Milby (C), 8-1

    Singles Exhibition

    Justin Cardenas (NH) def. Zach Settle (C), 6-0

  • April 11 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male Basset mix named “Mr. Bubba” and this adult male Poodle mix named “Buster” 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 adoptions