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  • Feb. 24 : Our Readers Write

    Combining chambers might not be beneficial I am writing in response to the recent articles regarding the combining of the Hardin County Chambers of Commerce. As a Radcliff resident, I believe that this is not in the best interest for businesses in Radcliff. There are several questions that need to be answered before any action is taken on this matter. What re the benefits for Radclif

  • Feb. 22: Our readers write

    Obama’s failings

    About a year ago I wrote that leaders of the Vatican, Europe, and Middle East accused our president of being arrogant. I referenced the 5th Fleet leaving to go pirate hunting, and asked about a Plan B when he declared he was going to close Guantanimo Bay.

  • Don't forget to spring forward Sunday



    HARDIN COUNTY — Like clockwork, people are expected to visit Clark Jewelers in Elizabethtown on Monday to have their watches set to the right time.

    Owner Patrick Clark said 20 to 25 people — whether they have digital watches or those with hands — will take advantage of the free service because, for whatever reason, they can’t spring forward themselves.

  • SPORTS NOTEBOOK: Mudd, Buckles to be on same sideline (03/11)

    Not-so-random thoughts and notes on the world of sports jotted down while preparing for a long weekend of watching college hoops on TV: Tim Mudd’s Elizabethtown Lady Panthers were one win away from yet another trip to Diddle Arena for the state tournament, but Elizabethtown’s longtime leader will be in Bowling Green on Saturday night anyway. And he’ll be j

  • Keeping your well water safe

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Although most homes in Hardin County have now converted to the county water system, some still have wells on their property.

  • Feb. 17 editorial: SpringHaven needs makeover

    Interest from a television reality show created an e-mail frenzy and Web-based campaign that has focused attention on a clear community need.

    When producers of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” began soliciting nominations for a deserving Kentucky family, directors of a domestic violence shelter in Elizabethtown saw a possible solution to facility needs.

  • Radcliff nurse gets probation for drug fraud



    LOUISVILLE – A Radcliff woman and former nurse at University Hospital was sentenced to three years probation Wednesday after she was found guilty of making false statements relating to health care matters and possession of a controlled substance.

  • Feb 26, 2010 editorial: We know where we stand, let’s climb higher

    We now know that Hardin County ranks as the 15th healthiest county in Kentucky, at least based on criteria used in a study conducted and recently released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin.


    Measures include the rate of people dying before age 75; the percentage of people who reported being in fair or poor health; the number of days people reported being in poor physical health; number of days in poor mental health; and the rate of low-birth weight infants.


  • Breaking NewsLouisville worker dies in early a.m. wreck



    ELIZABETHTOWN — A Louisville employee of Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health died in a two-vehicle crash along U.S. 31W near Ky. 313 Thursday morning.

    According to Radcliff spokesman Bryce Shumate, Mary McCliment, of Louisville, 53, was pulling out of a McDonald’s parking lot and crossing lanes into southbound traffic when a northbound Ford Explorer collided with her driver’s side door.

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