Today's News

  • Deadline brings flurry of filers

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Whether it was indecision or just holding off to see how races were shaping up, almost 20 local candidates waited until the last day to file to run for office. The shape of the 2010 election became clearer Tuesday with the passing of the deadline to sign up for the May 18 primary. Among those waiting until the

  • Student words heard in state capital

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Students in Leslie McCurry’s class missed a chance to travel to Frankfort on Tuesday in support of a bill banning texting while driving, but they still were able to share their thoughts from afar. McCurry’s law and justice class at John Hardin High School focused on supporting a bill throughout th

  • Christian concert offered in Japanese, English

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — Garment  of Praise Music Ministry will offer a contemporary Christian concert in English and Japanese on Saturday night at College Heights United Methodist Church. The music ministry program will be at 7 p.m. and is sponsored by the Fine Arts Committee of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. A

  • Ice Storm revisited: Memories for many won't soon be forgotten

    By JEFF D’ALESSIO jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — When the forecast recently called for snow and temperatures hovering around the freezing mark, Betty Moran of Eastview started to worry. “I just didn’t want it to turn into what happened last year,’’ she said. “I don’t want to see that ever again. I just prayed the other

  • Flu clinic scheduled Thursday



    HARDIN COUNTY — Local health departments still urge residents to receive H1N1 vaccinations, citing unknowns about the virus.

    The Lincoln Trail District Health Department will hold a flu vaccination clinic from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Pritchard Community Center. Vaccines for H1N1 and a limited number for seasonal flu are available.

    H1N1 vaccinations are free and available to anyone 6 months or older. Seasonal flu vaccinations  are $23.

  • Photo: Working regardless of the weather
  • Jan. 27, 2010: Services

    Linda Carter Biddle, 57, of Maineville, Ohio, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010. A public memorial service is at 2 p.m. Jan. 30 at Grace Community Presbyterian Church, 6246 Turning Leaf Way, Maineville, Ohio. A reception will follow at the church. A casual dessert reception celebrating Linda is at 7:30 p.m., Jan. 30 at Ursuline Academy, 5535 Pfeiffer Rd, Cincinnati, Ohio. Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes in Loveland, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements.

  • Helping hands for Haiti



    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County has many outlets for donations to Haiti and many area schools are making great gains in collecting goods.

    Through the generosity of students, teachers and parents, many schools will make contributions to Haitian relief efforts.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: E'town, North meet with top seed on the line (1/26)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Ask either North Hardin coach Ron Bevars or Elizabethtown coach James Haire what their team needs to do in order to have a chance to win tonight’s pivotal 17th District tilt and the answer is going to be the same. Both coaches said the key to the second meeting, whic

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Meade falls on road (01/26)

    The News-Enterprise FLOYDS KNOBS, Ind. — The Meade County Lady Waves’ seven-game winning streak came to an end Monday night in a 74-45 loss to homestanding Floyd Central. Meade County (10-8) trailed 15-7 at the end of the first quarter before falling behind 40-18 at the break. Senior forward Carly Evans led the Lady Waves with 10 points, nine rebounds and one block, whil