Today's News

  • Oct. 3 Howevalley news


  • Curl hired to Elizabethtown Police Department

    Jonathan Curl was hired by the Elizabethtown Police Department on April 12 and graduated from the police academy (DOCJT) Department of Criminal Justice Training on Sept. 3. He was sworn in by Mayor Wilmoth on Sept. 3.


  • Oct. 3 White Mills news


  • Grider-Powell


    Joe and Myrna Grider of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Lynn Grider, to Klint Douglas Powell, both of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School. She is a patient access representative at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom is the son of Danny and Teresa Powell of Elizabethtown. He is a welder/fabricator with GHC International in Louisville.

  • Parents welcome Annabelle Lee


    Ronald Jr. and Allison Miller of Vine Grove announce the birth of a daughter, Annabelle Lee Miller, on Sept. 20, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    Her sister is Rosetta Marie Miller of Vine Grove.

    Grandparents are Mary Clark, Michael Hancock, Ronald Miller Sr., and Retta Miller, all of Vine Grove.

    Great-grandparents are Alice Clark and Patricia Bolton, both of Louisville, Carl Hefley of Leitchfield, Mary August Messmer of Vine Grove and William Cumberledge of Upton.

  • ECTC uses grant to buy spectrometer


    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com

    A recent grant-funded purchase will set the local community college apart from most of the state.

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College bought a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance spectrometer for their chemistry department, which will be used beginning in the spring 2011 semester.

  • Roberts entertains Forever Young group

    Jim Roberts entertains the Forever Young group at St. James on Aug. 10. The group meets on the second Tuesday of each month for a potluck and entertainment. For information, call Jackie at 769-3925.

  • A living miracle: Part II



    Part II

    After starting dialysis, Dee Corkran became very ill. She frequently vomited and lost a lot of weight.

    For six months she felt horrible. But something good, in fact, something “miraculous,” came out of her experience.

    In giving Josh her kidney, Dee believed she had done nothing more than any mom would do. She loved her son and cared for him, but never knew how he truly felt.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club supports Clean Water Project

    The Elizabethtown Rotary Club program on Sept. 14 was presented by Bob Swope. He informed the club about the  status of the “Guatemala Living Waters for the World” project. As a direct result of the Elizabethtown Rotary’s fund raising efforts, clean water has been provided to more than 14,000 residents of Guatemala. Other clubs supporting the project are the Hodgenville Rotary Club, Radcliff Rotary Club and Elizabethtown Lions Club. Pictured are Lions Club member Bill Swope who presents a check on behalf of the club for $1,000 to benefit the water project.

  • Betson to lead county effort in Paul's Senate bid



    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rand Paul’s staff recently announced Bill Betson will serve as Paul’s campaign chairman for Hardin County.

    Betson, of Vine Grove, is chairman of the local GOP’s executive committee.

    “We’re a pretty active group,” he said. Typically, 40-50 people attend its meetings.