Today's News

  • No school for HCS Thursday

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools will not be in session Thursday. Superintendent Nannette Johnston made the decision Wednesday afternoon. This will be the district's fifth snow day of the school year and third this week.

    Elizabethtown Independent Schools will return to session Thursday.

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will be closed Thursday as well.


  • Jan. 17 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    James Marvin Hilligoss III, 33, Central, Ind., and Rhonda Yvette Bale, 36, Brandenburg. Married 13 years.

    Joseph Terrigino, 48, Radcliff, and Cheryl R. Sullivan, 47, Vine Grove. Married 20 years.

    John Anthony Frommeyer, 34, Fort Knox, and Stephanie Marie Frommeyer, 33, Alexandria. Married 13 years.

    Kerry Lee Waller, 41, and Jessica C. Wilkins, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married 10 years.

  • Feb. 3 Lending a Hand


  • Extreme Makeover seeks Kentucky family

    Landmark News Service Do you know a family whose home deserves an Extreme Makeover? Producers of ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition want to hear from you.   Ty Pennington and crew are searching for a Kentucky family for a home makeover. “We’re looking for those special people who have amazing strength of character and never give up. Whether it’s k

  • EPD uses Taser to subdue fleeing suspect



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown police officers used a Taser to subdue a suspected thief Monday afternoon, following a short car chase that ended at Cool Springs Shopping Center on Ring Road.

    The incident began when emergency dispatchers took a report about someone stealing from gumball machines at Sav-A-Lot on West Poplar Street.

    Using lights and sirens, officers pursued a green Chevy Astro van driven by a 64-year-old Louisville man along North Dixie Avenue.

  • Feb. 1 Support Groups


  • Snow spurs area creative streaks

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The latest wave of snow showers continued Wednesday, shuttering school doors another day and extending work for road crews. But while some saw the snow as an opponent, others have embraced it as a muse for creative expression. Whether it was a towering, painted snowman with carefully carved features and a sharply

  • You could be a star

    The News-Enterprise LOS ANGELES — DreamWorks and Disney Studios are promoting an open casting call for an upcoming film titled “Real Steel” starring Hugh Jackman. They are looking for a young male actor age 10-14 to play the role of Max, a charming, street-smart kid.

  • Costs rise as snow falls



    HARDIN COUNTY — Mother Nature has been less than kind this season.

    A series of blustery storm fronts have moved through Kentucky this year, leaving little room for rest for local road crews and their purse strings.

    Another batch of winter weather moved into Hardin County late Monday, dumping several inches of accumulation before tapering off Tuesday afternoon.

  • Food giveaway program hungry for participants



    HARDIN COUNTY — A local food pantry is having a problem that, considering the state of the economy, seems counterintuitive.

    Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland has more food than it can give away.

    Its monthly distribution programs, especially the one in Radcliff, aren’t drawing enough participants — so leftovers are sent back to the warehouse, said Milissa French, the agency’s development assistant and programs coordinator.