Today's News

  • PREP SPORTS: Weather causes havoc with area schedule (01/08)

    The News-Enterprise

    The Central Hardin and Elizabethtown High School girls’ basketball teams will play each other again this season.

    Just when that will be is still to be decided.

    The teams were scheduled to meet at 7:30 Thursday night at Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium, but that was before snow blanketed the area and cancelled or postponed several contests.

  • Mu Chapter honors deceased member at meeting

    “I am firm in my belief that a teacher lives on and on through his students. Good teaching is forever and the teacher is immortal.”

    This quote from Jesse Stuart was the theme of a ceremony of remembrance for Frances Gibson, deceased 49-year member of Mu Chapter, as society sisters gathered for a recent meeting. The ceremony was planned and conducted by Beth Nickell.

    Pascal Bailey, first vice-president, presided in the absence of Nora Sweat. Shelia Wilkerson emphasized optimism and urged members to become encouragers.

  • Ruehling: The tight grip of depression

    As the long, wintry days continue, the cold conditions make it sometimes unbearable to venture outside or to go about our normal routines. It makes most of us want to curl up inside and wait for the first signs of spring.

    During the winter season, it’s normal to get the “blues” and to feel as if the weight of the world is closing in all around. Part of the “blues” stem from a lack of routine or exercise, little or not enough light, and less interaction with others.

  • Johnson-Disselkamp


    David and Barbara Johnson of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Erin Michelle, to Daniel James Disselkamp, son of Leo and Doris Disselkamp of Cecilia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Elizabethtown High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from Western Kentucky University in May 2009 and is employed as a dental hygienist at Generations Family Dentistry in Radcliff.

  • Clem celebrates 90th birthday


    Emma Wiseman Clem will celebrate her 90th birthday from 1 to 3 p.m., Dec. 19, 2009, at Pritchard Community Center with a party hosted by her children.

    She was born Dec. 25, 1919, in Estill County and was married to the late Cecil Clem.

    She has three children, David Clem, Wayne Clem and Dorothy Fox.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

    No gifts, please.


  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: John Hardin and LaRue County win; North Hardin and Central Hardin fall (01/10)


  • Olivers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Mary and DeHaven Oliver will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., Dec. 19, 2009, at Grandview Baptist Church .

    They were married Dec. 18, 1959, by the Rev. Lewis Duvall.

    They have one son, Curtis.

    Invitations have been sent. No gifts, please.


  • Chamber presents ABC Awards


    The Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce presented ABC Awards during the December Chamber luncheon. Steve Horton presented each recipient with $50 and the award. From left, Michael Rediker a student from Elizabethtown High School, Kirby Goodwine from John Hardin High School, ABC Sponsor Steve Horton of Gerald Printing and Rachel Priddy from Central Hardin High School . The Awards are presented in recognition of academic achievement and extracurricular activities.

  • Christmas in the Park wins award

    Elizabethtown Tourism Commission Chairman Chris Flanagan presents Paul Greenwell a certificate for the Kentucky Tourism Council's Winter Top Ten Event for Christmas in the Park.

  • Jan. 3 South Hardin news