Today's News

  • Peddler's Mall activities to benefit community

    The Peddler’s Mall in Radcliff is making more activities available to the community beginning Saturday.

    Khamé Muhammad said she has been looking for a while for activities to fill in for Saturday Bingo ever since the event stopped taking place.

    Every Saturday for the next year, the Peddler’s Mall bingo hall will feature opportunities – a talent show competition every first Saturday, a gospel explosion and praise show every second Saturday, a reggae and Caribbean culture night every third Saturday.

  • Agencies seeking fans for those in need

    As temperatures soared around 90 degrees over the weekend, the need for cooling in homes of those less fortunate is on the rise.

    North Hardin HOPE and Helping Hand Executive Director David Dozer said there is a need of close to 100 fans or air conditioning wall units for his agency to help alleviate the summer heat and humidity.

    “Really for very young children and the elderly, there is a need to have a flow of cooler air,’’ Dozer said. “A lot of senior citizens have breathing problems and they just need some extra cooling.’’

  • 5TH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Whelan fans 16 as North Hardin rolls by Nelson County (05/31)

    North Hardin played in its warmest game of the year Monday and Andrea Whelan kept bringing the heat.

    The Trojans’ standout senior pitcher took a no-hitter into the seventh inning before finishing with 16 strikeouts as North Hardin upended the Nelson County Lady Cardinals, 6-1 in the second quarterfinal of the 5th Region Softball Tournament at LaRue County.

    Nelson County didn’t have a runner reach third base until the seventh inning, when Whelan began to labor a bit.

  • 5TH REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Central rolls past Nelson (5/31)

    The Central Hardin Bruins had their foot placed firmly on the gas pedal for two innings before putting it on cruise control the final three innings.

    The Bruins erupted for 10 runs in the second inning and cruised to a 15-5 victory over the Nelson County Cardinals in the first round of the 5th Region Baseball Tournament on Monday at Central Hardin High School.

  • 3RD REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Meade rolls past Daviess County (05/31)


    For The News-Enterprise

    Meade County’s 4-1 loss at Daviess County two weeks ago stunned the Lady Waves at the time.

    But on Monday, it was the Lady Panthers who were left shell-shocked.

    No. 18 Meade County exploded for at least four runs in three innings in the quarterfinals of the 3rd Region Softball Tournament at Meade-Olin Park, beating Daviess County, 14-0 in five innings.

  • 3RD REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Meade moves into semis with 1-0 win over Grayson County (05/31)

    GREENVILLE Through six innings Monday afternoon, the Meade County Green Wave hadn’t produced enough offense to back junior Bo Wilson’s solid outing on the mound.

    Wilson registered six strikeouts through the first six innings against the Grayson County Cougars in the quarterfinals of the 3rd Region Baseball Tournament, but the Green Wave had stranded seven runners – including runners in scoring position in each of the first four innings – at Muhlenberg County.

  • 5th REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Taylor streaks past LaRue (5/31)

    Taylor County coach Jeff Gumm admits his team has been streaky this season and the Cardinals showed why Monday in the 5th Region Baseball Tournament.

    The Cardinals exploded for seven runs in the top of the second and coasted to a 10-2 victory over the LaRue County Hawks in the first round of the region at Central Hardin High School.

  • 5TH REGION BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Washington knocks out E'town (5/31)

    Bouncing back after an opponent has a big inning hasn’t been a problem for the Washington County Commanders lately. Stopping the big inning has troubled the Elizabethtown Panthers late in the season.

    Both trends continued Monday during the quarterfinals of the 5th Region Baseball Tournament. After Elizabethtown grabbed a 2-0 lead, the Commanders cranked up their offense to post a 7-2 victory at Central Hardin High School.

  • 5TH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: LaRue County upends Adair County in eight (05/31)

    Aaron Howell tried to loosen the mood Monday night and Ellen Huff said he wasn’t much help.

    But whatever he said must have worked as the Lady Hawks’ senior catcher stroked a tiebreaking single in the top of the eighth inning and LaRue County held on to stun the Adair County Lady Indians, 3-1 in the third 5th Region Softball Tournament quarterfinal in Hodgenville.

  • 5TH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: Small ball sends Central Hardin past Washington County (05/31)

    Just call it small-ball Central.

    With the usually potent bats of 11th-ranked Central Hardin stymied for a while by Washington County freshman pitcher Hannah Coulter, interim coach Jamie Goodman told his Lady Bruins to put the ball on the ground.

    The tactic worked to shocking success.