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  • NAACP to present thousands to ‘Feed Our Seniors’

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Keeping in line with a promise made earlier this year, the Hardin County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will provide thousands of dollars toward its efforts to help feed the county’s senior population. NAACP President Allan Francis said the organization plans to present around

  • NAACP exec charged with assault



     RADCLIFF — The President of the Hardin County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People calls an assault charge against one of the local leaders "unfortunate."

    Allan Francis also said that if any of the group’s bylaws were violated by Lorenzo Alfonso Shannon from the incident that he would have to step down from his First Vice President position.

  • Medics: Proven lifesavers

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Do as you train. Train as you do. Hardin County EMS deputy director Ira Dyer boiled down purpose and reason behind an exercise Saturday at Central Hardin High School for Elizabethtown’s Special Response Team to a phrase. The scenario: gunmen take the school, shooting and killing several, including first-responders who ar

  • Historic State Theater re-opens with 'E.T.'



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Even with two backups brought in at the last minute, the popcorn poppers couldn’t keep up with the crowd.

    Had profit been involved, it might have been a problem, but with popcorn and drinks free to all at Sunday’s grand re-opening of the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown, the near-capacity crowd was a good sign.

  • I-65 bridge to be inspected Wednesday


    LEBANON JUNCTION   Traffic between Elizabethtown and Shepherdsville along Interstate 65 could experience some delays Wednesday as a result of bridge inspections, a Kentucky Transportation Cabinet news release states.

    According to the release, the northbound lane of I-65 on Rolling Fork Bridge at the 103.27 mile-point, just south of Lebanon Junction, will have one lane closed after 8 a.m. for inspection of the bridge.

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  • Summer Blast a benefit for kids' Christmas

    Staff Report

    Radcliff police will host a Summer Blast Shop-With-a-Cop fundraiser June 13 with a 3-on-3 basketball tournament and 5K run.

    The event is open to all.

    Detective Tucker Raifsnider said adult and juvenile classes will be available for the 3-on-3 tournament. Basketball games will be held on courts adjacent to Colvin Community Center and will begin after the run.

    The run will begin about 8 a.m. June 13 near Radcliff City Hall.

  • BOYS'/GIRLS' PREP TRACK & FIELD ROUNDUP: Weekend Results (05/10)



    LOUISVILLE — Results from Saturday’s meet at St. Xavier High School:



      3. Elizabethtown (E) 72 points

      6. North Hardin (NH) 60

    11. John Hardin (JH) 9

      —. Elizabethtown B (EB) NTS


    100 Dash, 23 Competitors

      4. Janaiqua Horne (NH) 13.05

    10. Kymbur Berrow (E) 13.57

    12. Katelynn Richardson (E) 13.83

  • May 11, 2009: Our readers write

    Disenfranchised Republicans

    Although not up to headline status, discussions of the Republican Party’s shrinkage continue to bump along among B-level articles. Election results in recent years confirm that Republican candidates have lost favor with voters. In addition, media now report that the number of citizens who claim they’re Republicans has fallen. The question is why.