Today's News

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs win North Bullitt tourney (12/30)

    The News-Enterprise

    Sophomore post Michelle Montgomery had 16 points and six rebounds to lead the John Hardin Lady Bulldogs to a 50-37 win over Warren Central in the championship of the First Citizens Bank Classic at North Bullitt on Wednesday night.

    Senior guard Kristin Shonkwiler added nine points, four assists and four steals, while freshman wing Tajah Haley chipped in with eight points.

    John Hardin (9-3), which won its seventh straight, made more free throws (25) than field goals (12), and held Warren Central scoreless in the second quarter.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bulldogs remain unbeaten with double OT win over Nelson County (12/30)

    The News-Enterprise

    John Hardin sophomore guard Brandon Price hit a 15-foot jump shot as time expired Wednesday night to lift the Bulldogs to a 68-66 double-overtime win over host Nelson County in the championship of the Norton Suburban Hospital Classic.

    Senior guard Malcolm Foster led John Hardin (11-0) with 21 points, while junior guard Jeremy Harness scored 13.

    Senior forward Jeff Richard scored 12, while Price and senior forward Blake Bonner each scored 10.

    Foster, Richard and Price were named to the All-Tournament team.

  • Cycling into 2011 with bike club

    The Central Kentucky Wheelmen plan to welcome the new year in typical fashion: On two wheels.

    The cycling group will take to the streets beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday and ride around the “core” of Elizabethtown, starting at Bullmoose Brothers Bicycle Shop on Helm Street and hitting the pavement from French Street and Pear Orchard Road to Veterans Way and Woodland Avenue during the 10-mile ride, said Carmen Coyle, president of the organization.

  • Last chance for tax-deductible donations this year

    Holiday giving may be over, but donations are still coming in for another good cause — tax write-offs.
    The deadline to make donations for 2010 tax purposes is Friday. Local charities see an increase in giving at this time of year as people race to grab last-minute deductions.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

  • Photo: Up in the air
  • 2010 charted course toward a bright future

    The issue: A look back at 2010
    Our view: Events mark progress for Hardin County 

  • Health spending accounts to change in 2011

    IRS-approved health spending accounts will become a bit less flexible in the new year, thanks to federal health care reform.
    Pre-tax savings opportunities provided to individuals and their employers popularized this benefit in recent years. The advent of a debit-style card to access your contributions directly, rather than waiting for a reimbursement, also fostered increased usage, said Pamela Gibson, president of Employee Benefit Administrators in Elizabethtown.

  • Sonora officials take oath of office

    SONORA — Sonora Mayor Larry Copeland and City Commissioners Tee Hodge, Jamie Routt, Duane Manakee and Claudia Thurman took the oath of office Tuesday at City Hall. Each member expressed an appreciation for being elected to represent the residents of Sonora.

    Town Council meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month at City Hall on Main Street. The meetings are open to the public.

  • Rineyville Community News


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Susie Sherrard, Walter Jackson, Lois Bell, Shirley Burnett, Samantha Ryan, Debbie Bennett, Maggie Blair, Bruce Dyal, Josh Wiseman, Richard Figg, Stephanie Jackson, Fred Williams, Bud Brangers, Nicholas Payne, Mitzi Dowdell, Austin Varela, Jon Breeding, Paul Hayse, Whitney Brock, Whitney Taylor, Evelyn Geer, Jeff Yates, Angela Newton, Shannon Davis, Sheri Coolidge, Traci Smith, Gwen Lucas, Jake Pike and Rick Webster.