Today's News

  • Governor's Cup marching band contest

    The North Hardin High School marching band competed Saturday in the annual Governor's Cup Contest at Doug Smith Memorial Stadium. Elizabethtown performed in exhibition as host band of the event.

    The competition finals, however, were rained out.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: John Hardin, North Hardin go 2-0 in Bulldog Challenge (09/11)

    The John Hardin Bulldogs went 2-0 in their own Bulldog Challenge over the weekend.

    John Hardin (6-4) beat Campbell County, 1-0 on Saturday and Boone County, 3-2 on Friday night.

    The Bulldogs were supposed to play Graves County late Saturday night, but the game was canceled after storms moved through Hardin County.

    ——— Senior Chris Wilk scored off an assist from junior Alex Higdon with 26 minutes left to lift the Bulldogs past Campbell County.

    Senior keeper Dylan Smith made five saves.

  • 100th Training Division uncases flag

    The last major move for BRAC at Fort Knox was completed this weekend.
    The 100th Training Division uncased its flag at a ceremony Saturday at Boudinot Hall, marking the last major unit to move to Fort Knox as part of the BRAC transition, the decisions of which were made in 2005. The uncasing ceremony is the unit’s official arrival to post.

  • Chalk it up to fun for a cause

    A fundraising festival will leave downtown Elizabethtown multi-hued for the next few weeks.

    The fourth annual Via Colori Italian Street Art Festival took place Saturday in downtown Elizabethtown. About 50 artists gathered to illustrate blocks along the sidewalks and streets and to raise money for the Advocacy and Support Center, a rape crisis and children’s advocacy center in Elizabethtown which sponsored the event.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: Warren Central edges Meade County (09/10)

    Meade County stayed with Class 5-A No. 5 Warren Central for three quarters before the Dragons fired out one last score which gave them control.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPATE: Green County 32, LaRue County 20 (09/10)

    LaRue County was anything but special on special teams Friday night in the Hawks’ 32-20 road loss to the Green County Dragons.

    The Hawks (1-3) gave up a kickoff return touchdown for the second straight week. They also allowed the Dragons (3-1) to score three touchdowns from more than 35 yards out.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: North Hardin 42, Louisville Fairdale 16 (09/10)

    North Hardin’s offense ran over another opponent.

    Even with an injured Michael Brunson, the Trojans rumbled past Louisville Fairdale and former assistant coach Chris Engstrand as they showcased their rushing attack and some defensive prowess, too.

    North Hardin rushed for 408 yards and three scores and held the visiting Bulldogs to just 178 total yards in a 42-16 victory Friday night. The Trojans (2-1) rebounded after suffering their first loss last weekend and in resounding fashion.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: North Oldham 62, Elizabethtown 28 (09/10)

    Senior halfback Zach Evans and the visiting North Oldham Mustangs ran through, around and over Elizabethtown on Friday night in a 62-28 thrashing of the winless Panthers.

    North Oldham (4-0), which entered Friday ranked sixth in the state in rushing yards per game, ran for 453 yards and seven touchdowns – four from Evans – on 40 attempts. The Panthers (0-4), meanwhile, had 7 rushing yards on 33 carries.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: Louisville Butler 42, Central Hardin 21 (09/10)

    LOUISVILLE The Central Hardin Bruins weren’t prepared for what hit them Friday night.

    While the Bruins kept Louisville Butler star receiver Kiante Northington out of the end zone, they couldn’t contain Butler senior fullback Alonzo Brock.

    Brock scored five touchdowns and rushed for 101 yards on 13 carries to help lead the host Bears to a 42-21 win over Central Hardin.

    Northington did catch eight passes for a game-high 93 yards, but the Bruins (2-1) kept the prolific receiver from scoring.

  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: John Hardin 28, Boyle County 0 (09/10)

    The John Hardin Bulldogs did something Friday night that hadn’t been done for 14 years.

    The Bulldogs shut out the Boyle County Rebels, 28-0 at Bulldog Stadium in a clash of highly ranked teams. It was the first time Boyle County had not scored in a game since Nov. 14, 1997, when Bourbon County won, 24-0 in the second round of the Class 2-A playoffs.

    John Hardin, which is ranked second in Class 5-A, remained undefeated, improving to 4-0, while Boyle County, which is ranked second in 4-A, dropped to 2-2.