Today's News

  • Photos: Central Hardin Fire Department open house
  • Siblings welcome Cheyenne Marie


    Christian and Layden Hart of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a sister, Cheyenne Marie Hart on June 14, 2009. She weighed 4 pounds, 10 ounces and was 17 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Louis and Cora Hart of Elizabethtown.

    Siblings are Christian Hart and Layden Hart, both of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Linda and Raymond Plouvier and George and Judy Hart, all of Elizabethtown and the late Gina Plouvier.

    Great-grandmother is Catherine Brown of Hodgenville; and stepgreat-grandparents are Steve and Mary Newman of Fern Creek.

  • Williams speaks to Networking Women in the Heartland


      Lisa Williams, director of Lincoln Trail Innovation Center, was the guest speaker at the Aug. 18 meeting of Networking Women in the Heartland. There were 58 members and guests in attendance at the meeting. For information on the organization, visit the website, www.HeartlandNetworkingforWomen.net.

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  • Republican Women’s Club welcomes Donna Betson

    The Hardin County Republican Women’s Club had their monthly meeting Aug. 18 at Stone Hearth Restaurant. Kentucky Patriots’ Founder and Chairman Donna Betson was the guest speaker, and presented information about the Kentucky Patriot volunteers and their Christmas project, “Wreaths Across America.”

    The Republican Women will be hosting a corn hole Tournament at 2 p.m., Sept. 27 at American Legion Park in Elizabethtown. For more information call Allison Coffey at 735-5151.

  • Ancestral Trails holds Lincoln program

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met recently at the Hardin County Public Library where Carl Howell presented a program on Abraham Lincoln, including some new facts recently discovered about the president. The next meeting of ATHS is Sept. 4; John Keith will present a program on preservation and restoration of tombstones.


  • Mother welcomes Emerald Ivy


    AuDria Gladson of Elizabethtown announces the birth of a daughter, Emerald Ivy Gladson on July 14, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    She has a sister, Rubye Rose Gladson of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Lou Ann and James Bennett of Elizabethtown, Sherri and Craig Gladson of Muldraugh and Jessi and John Trotter of Brandenburg.


  • PREP FOOTBALL: John Hardin 35, Nelson County 7 (09/19)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com BARDSTOWN — If not by land, then by air. The John Hardin Bulldogs struggled to run the ball against Nelson County, so they turned to senior quarterback Alex Dingle and the passing attack to lead them to a 35-7 victory over the homestanding Cardinals on Friday night. Dingle completed 13-of-18 passes for 236 yards and four touchdowns.

  • Habitat for Humanity dedicates 37th home

    On Aug. 23, Habitat for Humanity dedicated thier 37th house and the home owner is Sharon Heath. Donations were made by The Red Cross, the Elizabethtown Master Gardener Club, and Hardin County Habitat for Humanity.


  • Garden Club announces Poetry Contest winners

    Three local students, pictured, have been presented awards as National Poetry Contest winners. Jan Rucker, left, Garden Club Youth chairman, presented national achievement awards to (from left) Anna Cecile Pepper, seventh grade, Honorable Mention; Mickey Thompson, eighth grade, third place; and Alexis Piscatello, ninth grade, third place. The home-schooled students won awards at the state, regional and finally national levels.