Today's News

  • Summer cold puts vacation into perspective

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com The vacation I mentioned I was taking with my girlfriend, Rebecca Ricks, in my last column started off in a pretty inauspicious manner. We woke up with sore throats. We knew we were getting sick,

  • Acoustic guitar series schedule

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    RADCLIFF — The Acoustic Guitar Masters Series 10 kicks off 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School with performer Pat Kirtley in concert.

    The annual concert series features acoustic guitarists. Tickets are $15 for general seating tickets for all concerts except Tommy Fest 8 in February, which features guitarist Tommy Emmanuel.

  • Sept. 27 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Scott A. Reynolds (1970). Alcohol intoxication in a public place; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle. Total $345.

    Tammy J. Reynolds (1976). Public intoxication. Thirty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $155.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Central Hardin enjoying success on offense (10/06)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA – There’s no secret or mystery when it comes to figuring out why the Central Hardin offense has been so successful this season. Ask the Central Hardin coaching staff, the Bruins or opponents and the answer will be similar by all three. “Anybody we put on the field is capable of making pl

  • A Dash of Class: Maxine Shanks is this month's finest cook


    This week’s One of Hardin County’s Finest Cooks was nominated by her son, Jimmy, whom I first met when he helped take care of my mother in the same-day surgery unit at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    In nominating his mother, Mrs. Maxine Shanks, Jimmy has provided four of his favorite recipes of hers. There were more, but we ran out of space in today’s column. I will share those with you another time.

  • Swine flu vaccine to arrive soon



    HARDIN COUNTY — As the first wave of swine flu vaccines begins to arrive elsewhere in Kentucky, local health care providers can expect to receive their limited shipments within a week.

  • Oct. 2 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    North Star Capital Acquisition LLC v. Frank D. Jackson, Bivins Court, Radcliff. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $5,525.13 plus interest.

  • Photos: Local family treks to Detroit for KISS concert
  • Oct. 2 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Lendal Terry and Margaret Jones to Curtis Martin, 10243 Leitchfield Road, Cecilia, $89,500.

    Evelyn Ray to Louis and Tiffany Nichols, property in Hardin County, $1. FMV: $10,600.

    Jaroslaw and Aura P. Majdanik to Kenneth and Marian L. DiCristofano, 121 Hamilton St., Radcliff, $107,500.

    B&B Homes LLC to Jeffrey and Debra Gordon, 378 Rebecca Ann Court, Elizabethtown, $249,000.

  • Akebono to add workers

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Through the acquisition of a major competitor, a brake company with a headquarters and factory here expects to add to its office payroll and bring back at least some laid-off plant workers. Carl Lay, vice president and general manager of administration for Akebono Brake Corporation, said his company w