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  • May 16 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male retriever mix named “Dale” and this adult male Sheltie named “Rusty” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adoptions are do

  • GIRLS' PREP TENNIS: E'town sticking around at State (05/28)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — Elizabethtown’s Jenna Sallee and Lexy Hazle are already used to sticking around past the first round at the KHSAA State Tennis Tournament. Lady Panther teammates AnnLauren Fiepke and Allison Riney are just getting used to the sensation. Hazle won an opening-round match at State for the third straight year and S

  • PREP BASEBALL: E'town gets Campbellsville in region; Central faces Taylor (5/29)

    The News-Enterprise Defending 5th Region champion Elizabethtown could have a tough road ahead in the Panthers are going to repeat this season. The Panthers (26-11) face 20th-District champion Campbellsville (19-13) in Game 3 of the 5th Region Baseball Tournament on Monday at 4 p.m. at LaRue County High School.

  • State passes budget plan

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com State legislators were able to set aside their differences and pass a two-year budget plan Friday night, with lawmakers hoping to hash out the final details of a road plan Saturday so the two houses could adjourn a special session. Passage of a roughly $17 billion budget helps the state avoid a partial shutdown of government, which would have se

  • BOYS' PREP TENNIS: Three area players notch first wins at State (05/28)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — It was Tony Gambrell’s final trip to the KHSAA Boys’ State Tennis Tournament and Reza Haider’s first, and neither seemed content to leave without a win Thursday. In their opening round match against Franklin County’s duo of Alek Rowton and Ethan Rowton, Elizabethtown’s No. 1 doubles team appea

  • PREP BASEBALL: Gumm resigns at North (5/28)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com After 20 years as the North Hardin baseball coach, Greg Gumm resigned following the team’s 10-0 loss to Central Hardin on Tuesday evening in the 17th District Baseball Tournament semifinals. Gumm had informed the administration prior to the game and he told his players on the bus after the Troja

  • May 28, 2010: Services

    Donald C. Atcher, 77, of Hodgenville, died Sunday, May 23, 2010. The funeral is at 1 p.m. Saturday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff with burial in North Hardin Memorial Gardens in Radcliff. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD: Fort Knox will be well represented at State (05/28)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise,com Fort Knox is sending at least 14 athletes to next Saturday’s KHSAA State Track & Field Championships at the University of Louisville. That’s good news for Fort Knox coach Karl Olive, who prefers quality over quantity. “It’s nice when you can send kids and you know they’re going to score in the state

  • Carjacking suspect indicted



    An Elizabethtown man who police charged last month with crimes relating to an April 3 convenience store carjacking was indicted by a grand jury Thursday on amended charges.

    According to Thursday’s grand jury report, Davell Lee Smalls, a 37-year-old resident of West Circle Drive, will be prosecuted on charges of second-degree robbery and theft over $10,000.

  • Meth cases bog court session



    Numerous defendants charged with manufacturing methamphetamine were arraigned and several sentenced Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court as the drug further clogs the court system. Punishments ranged from a decade of probation to 12 years in prison.

    Three defendants sentenced were related, according to one attorney, and accused of the crime after a single incident Sept. 28, 2009, at Masden Mobile Home Park in Radcliff.