Today's News

  • Oct. 24 South Hardin news


  • Redd graduates from ROTC training course

    REDD. Adam T. Redd has graduated from the Army ROTC, Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox. The cadet is a student at Valley Forge Military College in Wayne, Pa. A 2010 graduate of North Hardin High School in Radcliff, he is the son of Michael H. and Mary J. Redd of Radcliff.


    Brandi Erin Newton and Thomas Alan Shaughnessy were married Oct. 2, 2010.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Dale Newton of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of George and Shelia Shaughnessy of Louisville and Tracey and John Mills of Elizabethtown.


  • Fort Knox fires leave boundary



    Parts of Sonora scorched by Thursday’s 1,000-acre wildfire smoldered Saturday as wind and Level 2 drought conditions fueled an equally destructive blaze across Fort Knox and parts of West Point.

    Fire officials said it appeared the wildfire blew onto the Fort Duffield Civil War historic site from Fort Knox’s northern Longstreet Range.

  • GREG CREWS' FAREWELL: Coming home was difficult choice, but the right one (10/24)

    I have never been a huge fan of YouTube, but last week I enlisted the help of the website.

    For those of you who don’t know, Friday was my last day at The News-Enterprise. After nearly four years covering sports in Hardin, LaRue and Meade counties, I have accepted a position as a sports editor in Guymon, Okla. (I have a shiny nickel for anyone who can locate that without consulting a map).

  • Parents welcome Daylen Rae

    David Ray Basham and Kelly Dawn Rose Basham of Brandenburg announce the birth of a daughter, Daylen Rae Basham on Oct. 18, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 1/2 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Siblings are Jason, Madison and Elijah Rose and Whitney Jordon.

    Grandparents are Rosalie and Daynon Ray Basham of Brandenburg and Mary and Randy Murray of Martinsville, Ind.


  • Mendez graduates from ROTC course

    MENDEZ. Esselyn J. Mendez graduated from the Army ROTC, Reserve Officer Training Corps, Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as “Operation Warrior Forge,” at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, Wash. The cadet is a student at Florida Southern College in Lakeland. She is the daughter of Esselyn N. Mendez and stepdaughter of Gadiel Mendez-Guerra of Fort Knox.

  • PREP CROSS COUNTRY ROUNDUP: Saturday's Results (10/24)



    LOUISVILLE — Results from Saturday’s meet at McNeely Lake Park:


    2. Meade County (65)

      5. Blair, Tyler  17:17.00

      6. Bowen, Zach  17:26.00

      8. Waldecker, Dakota  17:34.00

    16. Breeds, Tyler  18:00.94

    34. Gonsalves, Jarrett  18:49.00

    38. Buchman, Noah  19:01.00

    3. John Hardin (111)

      3. Egan, John  17:11.00

    18. Emmi, Adrian  18:07.61

  • Tools of the trade for caregivers

    Have you ever found yourself watching endless hours of infomercials and reaching for the phone to buy that one gadget to make life easier? The spokesman for the products promises great results, but wait … another gadget has been thrown in to make life even better.

  • Sibling and parents welcome Ayva Marie


    Sibling Aiden Hilger and parents Josh and Jialita Hilger, all of Elizabethtown, announce the birth of Ayva Marie Hilger on Aug. 25, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Jack and Michelle Simpson of Elizabethtown.