Today's News

  • April 25 White Mills news


  • Spencers celebrate 40th wedding anniversary


    Bob and Susie Spencer of Elizabethtown and Gulf Breeze, Fla., are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, April 4, 2010.

    They were married on April 4, 1970, by Father John T. Spalding at St. James Church in Elizabethtown. They were one of the last couples to be married in the old St. James Church building.

    Mr. Spencer holds a doctorate in computer science and is an internationally-known technology speaker, consultant and author.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin rolls by John Hardin, 7-2 (04/30)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Whether it was at the plate or in the pitcher’s circle, Jessica Shartzer was too overpowering for the visiting John Hardin Lady Bulldogs on Thursday. The North Hardin senior was one out away from earning a complete-game shutout and aided herself by going 3-for-4 with a solo home run and three runs scored to help her host Trojans

  • May 2, 2010, obituaries

    Charles Gary Essex

    Charles Gary Essex, 58, of Loretto, died at 7 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2010, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.

    Survivors include his mother, Fredaline Blair Essex; three sisters, Stephanie Mattingly, Denise Mann and Debbie Williamson; and two brothers, Joe Essex and Kevin Essex.

    The funeral is at 8 p.m. Monday at Mattingly Funeral Home in Loretto, with the Rev. Deacon Joseph R. Dant officiating. Cremation will follow the funeral.

    Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

  • April 25 South Hardin news


    South Hardin Daphne Turpin, 872-3223 The April showers have finally shown up... or at deadline they were expected to show up... although it is nearly May. The sun has been appreciated and enjoyed the past few weeks and hopefully there is more to come.

  • Best Speaks To Rotary Club Members

    Sara Jo Best of the Lincoln Trail Health District was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting April 13. She gave a program on food safety and changes in the new food code. She is pictured with Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Tim Asher.


  • Hardins announce birth of son

    Roman and Jennifer Hardin of Mount Washington announce the birth of a son, Seth Roy Hardin, on March 10, 2010, at Baptist Hospital East. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Mary Harrison of Vine Grove and the late Roy Harrison. Paternal grandparents are Maggie and Terry “Red” Hardin of Bardstown.


  • MOAA holds March meeting

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America held its monthly meeting March 17 at the MOAA Clubhouse, Building 297, on Fort Knox. This month’s decorating theme was “Saint Patrick’s Day” complete with a corned beef and cabbage. Monthly host Retired Major Mark Kelly entertained members with Irish jokes, tales and wit.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Bruins beat Bulldogs, 8-4 (04/30)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Situational hitting has been a hot topic at recent Central Hardin practices and the Bruins proved Thursday night they took the words to heart. The Bruins came through with several clutch hits and sacrifice bunts and they took advantage of five John Hardin errors to knock off the Bulldogs, 8-4 in a 17th District game at Central Park. &ldqu

  • Vine Grove Chamber has April meeting

    Vine Grove Chamber executive director Donna Broadway gives a plaque in appreciation to Luke Schmidt, President of L.B. Schmidt & Associates for speaking to the chamber about the Vision Project for Hardin County.