Today's News

  • JHHS students in pot trouble

    The News-Enterprise

    Six John Hardin High School students from 16 to 18 years of age were taken into police custody Thursday morning and charged with public intoxication after skipping school and smoking marijuana, police and school officials said.

    Three adult students were booked at the Hardin County jail on public intoxication charges. One adult also was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

  • Don't be late for this very important date

    The News-Enterprise Hardin County Playhouse is looking for people who are willing to go through the looking glass to Wonderland next season. Auditions for "Alice in Wonderland" are 6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Plum Alley Theater located in the Historic State Theater Complex, 209 W Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. Men, women and children are needed for the auditions. No experience or preparation is required, and the playhouse takes any newcomers who would like to audition. The play will be staged Aug.

  • Parents welcome Xander Caden

    Jacklyn Ball and Charles Blake, both of Bardstown, announce the birth of a son, Xander Caden Blake on May 4, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Siblings are Bryce Ball and Breeanna Ball, both of Bardstown.

    Grandparents are Charles and Linda Clark of Boston, Ky., and Henry and Peggy Dowell of Louisville.

    Great-grandparents are Beverly and Frank Jackson of Cox’s Creek, and Emma Hughes of Bardstown.

  • A Dash of Class: Great recipes for family reunions


    Eighty to 100 of my husband's cousins soon will converge on Colesburg, where the early settlers of the Sweat and Fowler families once lived. It will be the first family reunion in a long time that we have attended.

    There is so much work to get a family reunion together. Contacting all the relatives is a big job, but e-mail has made that a little easier.

    I’ve always just put together some real good pot luck food and attended, but this reunion involves a little more preparation.

  • May 27, 2010: Obituaries

    Rebecca ‘Becky’ Bland Rebecca “Becky” Bland, 51, of Sonora, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. She was a native of Hardin County and a member of White Mills Christian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Juanita McClure Hudson. Survivors include her husband, M

  • Are you a star?

    The News-Enterprise

    Southland Community Center is looking for the next local star. Talented musicians who want to be on stage — and maybe win $1,000 while they’re at it — are invited to audition to see if they can become the first Southland Idol.

    The competition spawned from a desire to give local people something fun to do, according to Sherry Holland, manager at Southland Community Center in Radcliff.

  • PREP BASEBALL: LaRue County wins ninth straight district title (05/26)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com GREENSBURG — The LaRue County Hawks heard all of the talk prior to the season about how their reign over the 18th District was about to come to an end. They were too young to keep the streak of district championships alive. Too inexperienced. “There was a lot of pressure on us, especially from the seniors from last year. They d

  • Teen dives from moving car



    A teenager was seriously injured Tuesday after bailing from a moving vehicle, sliding across pavement and colliding headfirst with a curb.

  • Allegro recital to feature professional talent

    The News-Enterprise

    The Allegro Dance Theatre spring recital this weekend will feature the talents of upper level tap, jazz, modern and musical theater students, as well as upper level ballet students.

    It also will feature the talents of Joseph Nygren Cox, recently retired principal dancer from the Louisville Ballet and faculty member for Governor's School for the Arts.

  • Where They're Playing

    Concert may include admission even if not listed.

    May 27

    Fall N Disgize will perform at Hot Topic in Towne Mall in Elizabethtown, (270) 766-1470, 7:30 p.m.

    May 28

    Wild Revolution will perform at 3-Putt Willie's at Pine Valley Golf Resort in Elizabethtown, (270) 737-8300, 9 p.m.