Today's News

  • John Hardin repeats as state rifle champion



    ELIZABETHTOWN — A state football title is not the only state championship students at John Hardin High School have been contending for recently.

    John Hardin High School’s JROTC Air Rifle Squad won the Kentucky High School State Air Rifle Team Championship for the second year in a row. And this year, John Hardin had a second team place second in the competition as well.

  • Dec. 8, 2009: Our readers write

    Wishing gratitude

    Thank you. These two words we often use for gratitude seem so inadequate for the way I feel.

    To the many men and women of the rescue teams, the neighbors, state troopers, search dogs and their owners who stayed out all night looking for my sister. May God hold you in his hands and keep you safe. Your job is not easy and holds many dangers.

  • ECTC sponsors Community Choir for performance of “Messiah”

    This fall, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is sponsoring a community choir to sing sections of Handel’s Messiah. All singers are invited to participate. There will be no auditions for chorus members, but all singers are expected to learn their parts. Members of the Louisville Orchestra will accompany the performance.

  • Photos: Remembering during the holiday season
  • A cause with heart



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Tipping your barber may be good for your health.

    This isn’t based on any study. The brothers who own Hair Tech have been sticking some of their gratuities in envelopes for the Tuesday’s Hardin County Start! Heart Walk.

    Opening ceremonies for the Freeman Lake Park event, which raises money for the American Heart Association, will begin at 4:30 p.m. The one- or three-mile walks will start at 5:30.

  • Your questions answered

    There are many questions pertaining to care of an older family member or loved one. Until a person has actually taken on the role of caregiver, it’s hard to understand the stresses and challenges associated with the role. Many caregivers, you maybe included, have questions that need to be answered.

    Question. I have Medicare and am currently enrolled in Part B. Will my Part B premium increase  Jan. 1, 2010?

  • Nov. 29 Howevalley news


  • Area schools teach loving holiday lessons

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — The last two months of the year often prove to be perfect times for schools to teach students the lesson of giving. During the holiday season, many local schools work to give back to their own students or to the surrounding community. Many involve students in the act of holiday giving. A social sk

  • Photos: In Memory
  • Dec. 7, 2009: Obituaries

     CSM (Ret.) James Edward ‘Ed’ Allen

    CSM (Ret.) James Edward “Ed” Allen, 79, of Vine Grove, died Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, at North Hardin Health & Rehabilitation Center in Radcliff.

    Mr. Allen belonged to the Vine Grove Masonic Lodge 603, was a former pastor of Payneville Community Church, and retired from the U.S. Army as a CSM with 21 years of service.

    He was preceded in death a son, James Edward Allen Jr., and his uncle and aunt, Arol and Myrtle Hocker.