Today's News

  • Photos: Taste of Radcliff
  • Crews stock salt to battle winter's worst



    HARDIN COUNTY — Local road crews — which on Monday treated some slick spots for the first time this season — have stockpiled thousands of tons of increasingly expensive salt to help keep roadways safe this winter.

  • Mother remains hospitalized after wreck

    The News-Enterprise

    A woman hurt Monday morning in a wreck on Ky. 144 in Meade County that killed both her children was in critical condition Tuesday at a Louisville hospital.

    Carissa Foushee, 30, of Payneville, was westbound in a 2005 Chevy Equinox on Ky. 144 outside Payneville when it crossed the centerline and struck a heavy-duty GMC truck head-on, police say.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: North Hardin wins in Campbellsville Tip-Off Classic (12/06)

    The News-Enterprise Rolondo Emerson scored 15 points, Nigel Phelps added 14 and the North Hardin Trojans erased an early 13-point deficit en route to a 60-58 win over Vicmit (Australia) Academy in the Campbellsville Tip-Off Classic on Saturday. Senior guard James Berry chipped in with 14 points and four rebounds, and sophomore forward Jermaine Ruttley added six points, five

  • Interstate closed to northbound traffic after fatal semi wreck in Hart County

    The News-Enterprise

    Northbound lanes of Interstate 65, between Horse Cave and Bonnieville, were closed most of Tuesday after a pre-dawn fatal wreck involving three tractor-trailers.

    Kentucky State Police Post 3 spokesman Trooper Charles Swiney said the fatal collision occurred when a northbound truck slammed into two others that were stopped in the road after being involved in a previous, non-injury collision. “The third truck just plowed into the other two,” Swiney said. “It caught fire and the operator of that unit died.”

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Brangers, Trojans cruise past Fort Knox (12/06)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — Jordan Brangers had the hot hand for the North Hardin Trojans on Friday night. A reserve freshman guard, Brangers hit five 3-pointers to help the visiting Trojans pull away from 17th District rival Fort Knox, 96-43. “He’s just a freshman, but he’s improved so much since the end of the eig

  • Breaking NewsNorthbound I-65 traffic detoured in Hart County

    The News-Enterprise

    MUNFORDVILLE — Northbound lanes of Interstate 65 between Horse Cave and Bonnieville are closed completely after a fatal wreck involving three tractor-trailers before dawn this morning.

    Northbound traffic, between Bowling Green and Elizabethtown, is being detoured at the ramp to Horse Cave and funneled onto northbound U.S. 31W.

    Traffic is being returned to northbound I-65 at Bonnieville, Swiney said. Southbound lanes remain open.


  • PREP WRESTLING: Saturday's results (12/06)

    WRESTLING PREP OLDHAM COUNTY SUPER DUALS BUCKNER — Central Hardin, John Hardin, LaRue County and Meade County results from Saturday’s Oldham County Super Duals: TEAM RESULTS Central Hardin 50, Louisville Eastern 24 Central Hardin 36, Louisville Seneca 34 Central Hardin 81, Oldham County B 0 Central Hardin 34, Woodford County 22 Independence Simon Kenton 5

  • City considers veteran work program



    RADCLIFF — City officials this week were offered a deal that would produce labor services for the city while simultaneously helping veterans.

    Patricia Caruso, an employment coordinator with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, on Monday presented city officials with its non-paid work experience program, which gives disabled veterans on-the-job training skills in a vocation they are interested in — at no cost to the would-be employer.

  • Dec. 8 editorial: Easing single parent hearts

    For every dollar Hardin County Attorney’s Office spends to collect child support payments, $20 comes back. That’s a return on investment beyond even Bernie Madoff’s dreams. And rightfully, once again, the Child Support Enforcement Division has been recognized by the state for its efforts.

    Sixteen employees — 14 full-time and two part-time — are responsible for collecting nearly $10 million so far this year alone. The staff performs better than state average in several areas including establishing paternity and collecting back payments.