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  • Knox unit to head to Haiti

    Staff report

    FORT KNOX – The 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) will deploy to Haiti in support of relief efforts stemming from a 7.0 magnitude earthquake which struck the country on Jan. 12.

    The command will form the nucleus of Joint Logistics Task Force – Haiti and deploy by air to provide its logistics expertise to the relief effort in Haiti.

  • Jan. 22, 2010: Obituaries

    Emily Carol Anderson Emily Carol Anderson, 60, of Vine Grove, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. Survivors include her husband, Garnet L. Anderson. Arrangements are incomplete at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove.   Virginia R. Baird Virginia R. Baird, 91, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Life Care Ce

  • Entering the final stretch

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — As if to draw attention to itself, small strobes pulse along the outside walls of the Human Resources Center of Excellence — one of the most tangible symbols of the Army post’s transformation. The mammoth $197 million facility is now 94 percent complete. Despite a delay — caused by rain

  • Officials: Educating youth key to NAACP future growth


    Meetings are held the fourth Sunday of each month from 5-6:30 p.m. at the NAACP office at 655A Knox Blvd in Radcliff. NAACP youth advisor Cynthia McKoy can be reached at 270-272-2032 if interested in attending a meeting.



    HARDIN COUNTY — The future of most organizations is often laid out at an early age.

    This is especially true for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, NAACP.

  • ‘Need and charity have no boundaries’

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Churches in the area are rallying their congregations via meetings, e-mail and Facebook to find relief for Haiti in the aftermath of a Jan. 12 earthquake. The efforts are less about a specific denomination or faith and more about getting aid to Haiti as quickly as possible. This is evident in the giving between S

  • HCS approves bid for RES renovation



    RADCLIFF — Hardin County Schools has taken its next step to transform Radcliff Middle School to Radcliff Elementary School.

    The Hardin County Schools board approved at their Thursday meeting a $4.9 million bid from Morel Construction for the renovation of Radcliff Elementary.

    Morel Construction, based in Louisville, provided the lowest bid out of 12 bids from area construction companies.

    The architecture firm Sherman-Carter-Barnhart designed the renovation plans.

  • Jan. 22: Services


  • Walking into the fire



    GLENDALE – Saturday morning firefighters milled around a house in Glendale, but it wasn’t on fire — yet. That would soon change.

    The house, set to be destroyed, was offered to local departments to use for training. After some instructions, smoke could be seen rolling out from under the eaves.

  • Slots lose steam

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com FRANKFORT— Legislators in the Kentucky House of Representatives are beginning the process of fashioning a budget bill after Gov. Steve Beshear’s proposal failed to gain traction last week in either the House or Senate. House Speaker Greg Stumbo, D-Prestonsburg, last week called on the House to design a budget p

  • A learning center once again

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — In a building once dedicated to “one giant leap for mankind,” Radcliff leaders celebrated a different “giant step forward.” The new Regional Education Center in Radcliff, which will house classes from six institutions, officially opened Friday afternoon. Dozens of people came to