Today's News

  • John Hardin grad to give U of L keynote graduation address

    Graduates across the state will hear messages of hope and encouragement this month before they walk the line. One of those messages will be delivered by a Hardin County success story.

    Daniel Cameron, a 2004 graduate of John Hardin High School, will give the commencement speech Saturday at the KFC Yum! Center for the University of Louisville. Cameron graduates that day from U of L’s Brandeis School of Law.

  • Walking for a reason at North Park Elementary
  • Task Force Duke officer killed by IED

    A combat team deployed out of Fort Knox has lost another member.

    1st Lt. Demetrius M. Frison, 26, died Tuesday in Khowst Province, Afghanistan, after his unit was attacked with an improvised explosive device. Frison listed his hometown as Lancaster, Pa.

    He is survived by his wife, Mikki, and his 6-month-old son, Christopher Kenneth, according to Lancaster Online.

  • The chemistry is right for ECTC, Fort Knox

    Building a new science lab on Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s Fort Knox campus illustrated just the kind of chemistry the college and military post have with each other.

    ECTC opened its science lab in the U.S. Army Learning Center in January, and this week hosted an open house for the facility.

    The lab is part of an extensive renovation of the building that included adding a nine-classroom wing.

  • HCS assesses success as end of school year approaches

    By Nannette Johnston

    After today, Hardin County Schools students only have 11 more days of school in this academic year … only 11 more days. Can you believe it? This year has flown. 

    Students at our 22 schools and other educational facilities have accomplished wonderful things this year. Their road to success is paved with their hard work and perseverance. 

    It has been a big year for us at the district level as well. Some of these undertakings include:

  • Students adjust to dorm life, roommates

    Going to college often means not only moving from home; it means entirely new living arrangements with a stranger in many cases.

    Regardless of whether or not a freshman knows the roommate, establishing ground rules and being considerate can go a long way to making the dorm experience enjoyable.

    “I think the biggest thing is just to be aware of how your roommate likes things and what you expect in return,” Katie Meek, a Western Kentucky University student, said.

  • May 18: The List

    The News-Enterprise

    Spring has brought many homeowners unwanted houseguests — the creepy, crawly variety. Here are some facts and tips to keep your home free of pests.

  • 3/1 soldier dies in Afghanistan

    A Fort Knox soldier died Tuesday in Khowst Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

    U.S. Army 1st Lt. Demetrius M. Frison, 26, of Lancaster, Pa., was an infantry officer assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke.

    He began his military service in April 2009 and arrived to Fort Knox in October 2010.  This was Frison’s first deployment.

  • Rineyville Community News

    Rineyville News

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. Last week’s birthdays included Taylor Meals, Bobby Brangers, Daniel Duda, Tom Billings, Briley Whelan, John Akers, Marshall, Kali Baker, Terry Ray, Terri Rosenberger, Melissa Steib, Angie Davis, Codi Miller, Laverne Thomas, Fawnda Cox, Hunter Yates, Caleb Vinton, Rhonda Newton, Richard Vertrees, Betty Hundley, Matthew Mitchell, Lori Phillips, Brody Bewley and Annette Reesor.

  • Taylor - Sickles

    Donald and Nancy Taylor of Elizabethtown and Eddie and Jenny Sickles of Rineyville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, DeeAnn Taylor and John Sickles.