Today's News

  • New Vine Grove pavilion future home to market, music



    VINE GROVE — Farmers and musicians will soon have a new place to call home as they battle the weather.

    The construction of a 10’ x 20’ pavilion by the railroad tracks in Vine Grove is moving forward to ease some of the problems caused by weather for farmers at the market as well as musicians.

    The $2,500 project was funded completely by sponsors and residents in about six weeks.

  • Spring Fling prom creates magic moments



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Less than an hour before the photographer was to begin taking pictures, Stephanie Whitlock walked timidly down the hall of Hardin County Industries wearing a formal dress, her nails still wet with polish and her hair upswept on the side with tiny white flowers.

    Angela Peters, a program supervisor at Communicare, took a break from the race of last-minute decorating to admire Whitlock as she approached.

  • A day to remember

    Today is Memorial Day. And this year, during the 200th anniversary of his birth year, we believe it most appropriate to honor those for whom this special day is designated, by remembering the words spoken by President Abraham Lincoln on the afternoon of Nov. 19, 1863, on a battlefield near Gettysburg, Pa. As par

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central's Thorn out of the season (5/22)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — Central Hardin senior pitcher Anthony Thorn will miss the rest of the postseason with a strained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. Thorn left Tuesday night’s 17th District Baseball Tournament semifinal game in the top of the fifth inning.

  • PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Hobbs, Edwards chasing history (05/22)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com LOUISVILLE — Marcellus Hobbs and Courtney Edwards are chasing history. The duo – Hobbs, a North Hardin senior and Edwards, a Fort Knox junior – are vying to become the area’s first athletes, boy or girl, since 1993 to win four state championships as the KHSAA State Track and Field Championships take place today

  • 5-17 Howevalley News

     Howevalley Spotlight: Allison Butterworth, a preschool student in Ms. Tara's AM preschool class at Howevalley Elementary School, has been selected as this week's student spotlight. Allison is the daughter of Marlin and Judy Butterworth of Cecilia. She is a great classroom helper, always has a smile on her face is is a wonderful friend to others. Allison enjoys helping her little brother and loves coming to school.

  • Don’t fear, the gold’s still here

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — In other news … Space aliens beamed up all the gold from the U.S. Bullion Depository in an attempt to destabilize an already weak U.S. economy, according to the Weekly World News. Shoppers in grocery check-out lines across America learned about this intergalactic Goldfinger last week. A two-page

  • Trash Talk:

    Every job has its perks and its pitfalls. But some jobs are messier than others, and some of those jobs deal directly with dirty situations. This is one in a series of stories that takes a look at some of those jobs.

  • May 17 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 3-year-old female medium hair named “Bip” and this 4-year-old male Hound named “Eeyore” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adoption

  • Red Cross offers classes this month