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  • May 3 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Radcliff’s new recreation director, Bob Hancock, unveiled his plans for activities to be held at the new civic center and pool. 20 years ago, neighbors of a Rineyville man who owned a pet lion voiced safety concerns at a fiscal court meeting; the owner of the lion, an African Black Mane lion named Tiger, had

  • May 13 Local History

     In Hardin County: 30 years ago, two Elizabethtown men were arrested in connection with a weekend robbery and shooting at the North Hardin VFW Club; two persons were killed and five injured in the robbery. 20 years ago, a small but jagged piece of metal that fell from a tater tot that a North Hardin High School student was getting ready to

  • Breaking NewsNo school for HCS on Friday

    The News-Enterprise

    Hardin County Schools will be closed Friday because of snow and slick roadways around the district, Public Relations Director Dick Thornton said.

    HCS was closed today because of icy road conditions as well. It was the district’s first snow day for the school year.

    Elizabethtown Independent Schools had yet to make a decision about opening their schools on Friday as of 5 p.m. Thursday. They were closed for school today as well. 

  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Deaderick, Alabama play Texas tonight for national championship (01/07)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com PASADENA, Calif. — Brandon Deaderick has become a big believer in carpe diem. He isn’t thinking about the path he took to get where he is and he isn’t thinking about what is lying around the bend. All the former Elizabethtown High School football star is thinking about is the Texas Longhorns’ offense and tonight&rsq

  • May 14 Local History

      In Hardin County: 30 years ago, the Elizabethtown School Board sent its chairman and superintendent as envoys to the Hardin County Board of Education with a resolution on proposed redistricting. 20 years ago, a poll by The News-Enterprise showed that the Carrollton b

  • May 5 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Judge William S.

  • May 8 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, Governor Julian Carroll made his first public campaign appearance for the primary election, speaking at a rally for gubernatorial candidate Terry McBrayer at the Hardin County Courthouse. 20 years ago, Carrollton bus crash victims and families prepared their emotions for the upcoming first anniversary of the

  • May 12 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, the Ku Klux Klan members on trial for conspiracy to murder were acquitted by the Hardin County jury.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: E'town, Central meet tonight (01/07)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The last time the Central Hardin Lady Bruins played Elizabethtown, it only took one quarter for the game to get out of reach. The Lady Panthers built a 21-point lead in the first quarter and went on to win, 73-52. In the three weeks since that loss, Central Hardin coach David Robbins feels his team has improved greatl

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