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  • May 2, 2010: Our readers write

    Wear a helmet

    Sunny skies and warm days bring adult and child alike out to play. Let’s make this a safe year by putting on helmets when we bike, skateboard and drive scooters or ATV’s.

    Children need to have helmets even when they are on tricycles. Children will not resist wearing helmets if adults set a good example by wearing helmets themselves.

    Most serious and fatal head injuries could be prevented if parents would just spend $15 to $20 for a helmet.

  • District 1 candidates ready to lead



    Democrats vying for the 1st District magisterial seat are a mix of political newcomers and seasoned veterans. They all feel their experience would translate well to Hardin Fiscal Court.

    Jerry Brown, a Radcliff city councilman and small business owner, said his 10 years of service in the city have prepared him well for the magistrate’s seat because he has had to deal with budgets and weigh the needs of residents

  • May 2 South Hardin news


    South Hardin Daphne Turpin, 872-3223 Next Sunday is Mother’s Day, so I hope everyone has their shopping done. It’s time to make plans to spend time with those moms that mean so much. My mom’s birthday is Monday so she gets double time this week.

  • Motel caning spurs murder charge



    The cane beating that left an elderly motel resident gravely injured has resulted in his death and the woman accused of assailing him now is charged with murder.

    Police in Elizabethtown responded to E’town Motel at 616 E. Dixie Ave. around 7 p.m. April 7 after receiving word that a man later identified as James Carson, 65, was in a pool of blood in front of room 324.

  • PREP BASEBALL: E'town holds on for 5-4 win over John Hardin (4/29)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The Elizabethtown Panthers started strong and finished the same way, but they’d just as soon forget the middle innings. After jumping out to a 3-0 lead, Elizabethtown made two errors in the bottom of the fifth inning which allowed the John Hardin Bulldogs to rally to tie the game at 4-4.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Wednesday's Results (04/29)

    TENNIS BOYS' PREP WEDNESDAY'S MATCHES NORTH HARDIN 4, BARDSTOWN BETHLEHEM 1 Results from Wednesday's match at North Hardin: Singles Chrys Castro (NH) def. Logan Brady (BB), 6-3, 6-1 Cesar Castro (NH) def. Nick Rogers (BB), 6-4, 2-6, 10-4 Doubles Jeffrey DeWitt/Martin Shumate (NH) def. Jacob Greenwell/Barrett Greenwell (BB), 7-5, 6-4 Braden Proffitt/Cody Hughes (NH)

  • Knox soldier extradited to Ohio



    The Fort Knox soldier accused of helping three others beat a homeless Cincinnati man April 10 was extradited from the Hardin County jail to Ohio on Wednesday night on a judge's order.

    Cavalry scout Pvt. Riley William Feller, 24, of Union, is charged with felony crimes relating to the baseball bat beating four self-described skinheads inflicted on a 52-year-old man living in a tent beneath a bridge in Hamilton County, Ohio. The man suffered severe, but non-life threatening injuries.

  • Dash of Class: Derby Day recipes


    And they’re off! Those three words will be heard around the world on Derby Day at Churchill Downs in Louisville this Saturday. The Derby is one of the most viewed sporting events in the whole world. But alongside the tradition of the red roses and beautiful hats is delicious food. Today, as in the past, I have recipes that you could prepare for a family gathering or even a Derby party.

  • Spring is here but I have no time to play

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com As I peek around the side of my computer to see the fractional view of the window on the other side, I can see that spring has arrived. The weather is warm, but not too warm, and the sun seems to shine even brighter.

  • History with the South