Today's News

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Beger, Central ready to start the season (8/18))

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — No one Central Hardin football player is more anxious to get this season started than senior quarterback Dylan Beger. Beger, a 6-foot-1, 161-pound senior, knows this is his football team now. There’s no splitting time with Lincoln Pyles like the previous two years.

  • EHS band preps for first performance of the season
  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER: North, John Hardin notch wins; E'town falls to Lex Cath (08/20)

    The News-Enterprise Senior Sarah Castillo scored two goals to lead the North Hardin Lady Trojans to a 4-0 victory over 10th District rival Fort Knox on Wednesday. Senior Hope Weaver and freshman Tori King each scored, while junior Kat Stevens and sophomore Taylor Domschke each had an assist. Castillo scored back-to-back goals in a game that was called with 8 minutes left due to ligh

  • 8-14 Religion Briefs


  • County's bond rating upgraded

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the county's bond rating to Aa3 from A1 for the underlying rate of its general obligation bonds and assigned a rating of Aa3 to the bond issue sale of $1.42 million in general obligation refunding bonds, which will benefit the county as it looks to refinance landfill debt and reduce annual payments in response to the landfill’s recent struggles.

    Judge-Executive Harry Berry said the rating illustrates the success of the county.

  • PREP GOLF: Wednesday's results (08/20)

    GOLF BOYS' PREP WEDNESDAY'S EVENTS CENTRAL HARDIN 157, BULLITT EAST 188 SHEPHERDSVILLE — Results of Wednesday's match at the par-36 (front nine) Heritage Hill Golf Course: Central Hardin Patrick Schirmer                            &nbsp

  • Aug. 21, 2009: Our readers write

    On European health insurance plans

    So Mr. Jim Bennett loves the English medical system. And just look how reasonable the cost is. “In addition to income tax each adult also pays National Insurance Contributions ... Roughly a 10th to 15th of your income.”

    That amounts to an additional 7 to 10 percent tax for heath care even if you are not sick a day. Of course “everybody in the U.K., even foreign visitors, receives medical treatment.” I suppose that includes illegal aliens, too?

  • Living the 'dream'

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — Allan Francis, president of the Hardin County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, foresees this weekend’s Freedom Fund Banquet exemplifying the dream once laid out by Martin Luther King Jr. as the organization celebrates 100 years of operation. And he’s called

  • Movie Listings

    MOVIE PALACE, Elizabethtown, 769-1505 “Inglorious Basterds” (R) 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. “Shorts” (PG) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m. “Post Grad” (PG-13) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

  • Lions Club to host 67th annual chicken dinner



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Hardin County residents hit with a craving for barbecued chicken this weekend can keep the tarp on the grill — the poultry preparation is being outsourced.

    The Lions Club 67th annual Chicken Barbecue Project will take place between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday at Elizabethtown High School.