Today's News

  • March 12, 2010: Our readers write

    Fiscally fine

  • Most Wanted meth cook ID'd

    How to help

    Anyone with knowledge of Houser’s whereabouts can contact the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force office at (270) 769-0694.

    Anonymous tips also can be phoned in to Hardin County Crime Stoppers at (800) 597-8123.

    Crime Stoppers pays cash awards of up to $1,000 for tips leading to the arrest and conviction of criminals.



  • The buck stuffed here



    GLENDALE – As a little girl, Alicia Love wanted to be an artist; then she aspired to be a veterinarian.

    As a grown-up, Love combined the two pursuits. Now she’s an award-winning taxidermist.

    She recently took home some top honors from the National Wild Turkey Federation’s Grand National Taxidermy Contest and has won blue ribbons for previous work.

    Not many women enter the Wild Turkey Federation contest, Special Events Coordinator Karen Cavender said.

  • Feb. 21, 2010 editorial: Patton Museum's future is secure

    Let's make this simple and exceptionally clear.

    Some historic tanks and armor exhibits on display at Fort Knox will be leaving soon. The Patton Museum is not leaving. In fact, it's new focus on leadership carries with it a fresh infusion of ideas and interest.

    The Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor has become the Gen. George S. Patton Museum. About 230 pieces of antiquated armor will begin moving south to become part of a new museum being established at Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Feb. 16: Our Readers Write

    Honor students deserve celebration I enjoyed the article and photos in The News-Enterprise on Sunday, Feb. 7, regarding the honor roll celebration at North Hardin (“Applauding honor roll students”). Thanks for covering this great event. What a wonderful idea from the Commitment Committee at North Hardin High School. The idea to promote excellent grades was evident at the

  • PREP TRACK: North wins boys' Mason-Dixon Games (03/11)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — The North Hardin boys’ track team better enjoy the ride at the top while it lasts. After Saturday’s Mason-Dixon Indoor Games in Louisville, Derby City powers Butler, Male and St. Xavier have the Trojans in their sights. North Hardin won the 32-team Class 3-A event by one point over Male at Broad

  • Budget provides funding for local sewer and water projects



    FRANKFORT — The Kentucky House of Representatives has passed a budget bill that includes $38 million for sewer and water upgrades as part of the Fort Knox Base Realignment and Closure Initiative.

    The money for infrastructure joins about $112 million in transportation funding passed separately by the House for roads to accommodate the growth expected by the transformation of the Army post, which is shedding its mantle as the home of armor.

  • Feb. 25, 2010 editorial: CASA with fries

    Sponsoring restaurants include:

    Chick-Fil-A – 1840 N. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown

    Huddle House – S. Dixie Blvd., Radcliff

    McDonald’s – 517 W. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown

    McDonald’s – 900 N. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown

    McDonald’s – 1700 N. Dixie Ave., Towne Mall, Elizabethtown

    McDonald’s – Leitchfield Road, Cecilia

    McDonald’s – Glendale

    McDonald’s – 110 S. Dixie Blvd., Radcliff

    McDonald’s – 3120 S. Dixie Blvd., Radcliff

  • March 10 Obituaries

    Freddie L. Dowell

    Freddie L. Dowell, 60, died Tuesday, March 2, 2010.

    He worked at OK Tires until graduating from North Hardin High School, and after graduation he enlisted in the U.S. Army. After training, he was sent to Vietnam, where he served four years and was awarded several medals for his service. After returning from the Army, he worked at Gates Rubber plant. He later went to Cleveland to work for Ford Motor Co. and worked there for 28 years until he became disabled.

  • Photo: Being a good neighbor