Today's News

  • April 23 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Redmon Construction, 988 Blue Ball Church Road, county. Use: storage shed.

    Steve Redmon, 2 Waverly Brush, county. Use: storage shed.

    Kathleen A. and Randolph Wright, 940 Laurel Ridge Road, Eastview. Use: pole barn.

    Phillips Brothers, lot 17 Osborne Estates, county. Use: addition.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central cruises past North, 11-1 (5/5)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Central Hardin had two players do something they’d never done in a Bruin uniform to get a result they’ve had happen plenty the last few years. Junior Taylor Wilson earned his first varsity win and sophomore Hunter Barnes smacked a two-run homer – another first – as the 17th

  • May 5, 2010: Our readers write

    Carrying more than mail On May 8, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America will collect much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes. They also will collect the goodness and compassion of postal customers participating in the 18th annual NALC Food Drive to “Stamp Out Hunger” — the largest one da

  • Photos: Getting the job done
  • Breaking NewsRadcliff paddler missing on Green River



    Search and rescue teams have a worn orange life jacket with a busted zipper thought to be that worn by a paddler who remains missing on Green River.

    Rescuers have been searching for the middle-aged Radcliff man since he and an adult friend paddled their way into serious trouble Monday when kayaking the flooded Green River in Hart County.

  • May 4, 2010: Obituaries

     Clyde Verne Arnold

    Clyde Verne Arnold, 85, of Cecilia, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, at his home.

    He was a native of Detroit, served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, was an iron worker and worked in the construction business.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Mallie “Jeanne” Arnold; his parents, Clyde Newton and Mary Tanner Arnold; and a brother, Walter Arnold.

  • Rain not a factor with new Farmers' Market pavilion



    A rainy Saturday proved  picture perfect for the new setting of the local farmers market.

    The Hardin County Farmers Market opened for the year, under the protection of its new pavilion on Peterson Drive. The market has currently 26 vendors signed on to participate throughout the summer and fall.

    Rain poured on the market’s first day, illustrating nicely the need for a pavilion to protect vendors from the elements.

  • ECTC campus reaches into service region

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com After opening a new building on its main campus three weeks ago, the local community college has continued its expansion — this time into another county. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is dedicating the new Springfield campus at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the new location in the Springfield-Washington County Commerce Cente

  • Officials: Exaggeration spurs bus incident

    The News-Enterprise

    Hardin County Schools Transportation Director John Skaggs said an incident two weeks ago aboard a school bus was spurred by one student’s mischief and another’s unsubstantiated report.

    HCS’s bus No. 10 was at Lincoln Trail Boulevard and Logsdon Parkway the afternoon of April 21 when police took a call from a young rider who reported another student was harmed by the bus driver.

  • May 4, 2010: Our readers write

    Pitts for county attorney

    Jenny Pitts is running for Hardin County Attorney, in case you haven't seen the signs.