Today's News

  • Sept. 16 editorial: Obama to students: 'Make your own future'

    For some students throughout the community and across our country, current controversy and consternation regarding a variety of very important issues facing our nation caused them to not miss an opportunity to hear a recent address made by President Obama. Almost as quickly as the White House announced the planned address, grumblings rose to a virtual roar in cyberspace in protest of the speech, with many calling for an all-out boycott. That’s too bad, because his speech delivered an important message and challenge to students who participated and paid attention.

  • Sept. 10 editorial: A fine speech, a flawed reaction

          Parents who elected not to allow their children to watch President Barack Obama’s back-to-school speech Tuesday did themselves, their children and the nation a disservice.

    There was much anticipation and fear leading up to the speech that the president would attempt to use the opportunity to indoctrinate impressionable youngsters into his liberal ideology.

  • Hardin County men face theft charges

     BOONVILLE, Ind. — Two Hardin County men were arrested Thursday in connection with southern Indiana burglaries.

  • From the front lines of the Tea Party protest


    Guest Columnist

    I remember what was running through my mind as I boarded the jet for Washington, D.C., on the morning of Sept. 11 heading from Louisville: “What in the heck are you doing? You’re over 50 years old, yet you’re taking time off work to attend a protest?”

    Dismissing these thoughts from my mind, I found my seat and began planning the rest of my weekend.

  • Sept. 4 editorial: Success is just the beginning

    The Elizabethtown Hardin County Chamber of Commerce staff and volunteers took a risk to make alterations to what was becoming a stale festival recipe. Instead of adding the same ingredients in the same way organizers changed the formula and created a more interesting flavorful dish to serve the community.

    Extra music was added to appeal to a region of concert goers who have proved time again they will attend outdoor performances at Freeman Lake through the summer concert series and Pops in the Park.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: Meade County tops Bardstown (09/25)


  • PREP FOOTBALL: Meade County preps for Greenwood (09/25)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com BOWLING GREEN — The Meade County Green Wave got a dose of good news this week when they learned senior fullback Tyler Crow was cleared to play tonight against host Greenwood. But Meade County also got a bit of bad news. Senior wingback Tommy Arnold will miss at the least the next two weeks with bone chips in his elbow

  • PREP FOOTBALL: John Hardin, Doss renew rivalry tonight (9/25)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — When the Kentucky High School Athletic Association switched to six classes in football in 2007, a rivalry was born between John Hardin and Louisville Doss. The schools have battled for Class 5-A, District 3 supremacy the last two years.

  • Soccer league missing $28K



    ELIZABETHTOWN – The former treasurer of a youth soccer league was jailed Friday afternoon in Hardin County after he was served an arrest warrant by police in Jackson County, Ind., where he was found earlier the same day.

    A warrant issued Sept. 21 for Lawrence Varner McCrobie’s arrest alleges the 28-year-old Elizabethtown resident began stealing from Elizabethtown Youth Soccer Association on May 14, while serving as the group’s treasurer.

  • Sept. 27: Services


    Raymond Irvin Snyder, 60, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. today at V.F.W. Post No. 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff is in charge of arrangements.