Today's News

  • Feb. 7 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Shamaeka Nicole Marshall, 23, and Ashford Eugene Wilson, 30, both of Elizabethtown.

    Kristin Nichole Burroughs, 24, Stream, Ill., and Michael Allen Schroeder, 26, Bartlett, Ill.

    Renee Marie Watkins, 25, Georgetown, Ind., and Jeremy Daniel Hale, 24, Fort Knox.

    Sherry Chanel Sawyer, 40, and Curtis Edward Martin, 46, both of Cecilia.

    Amelia Caitlin Hyatt, 18, Louisville, and Johnny Pio Pico Jr., 20, Fort Knox.

    Vicki Bueno, 28, and David Guadalupe Polk, 21, both of Radcliff.

  • Bill could restructure principal hiring

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — A proposed power shift in the method used to hire school administrators isn’t meeting much resistance in Hardin County. Local educators and members of school site-based decision making councils mostly are supportive of House Bill 322, which proposes altering the principal-selection process. T

  • HCS back in session

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools will return to session Wednesday.

    HCS missed three days last week because of wintry weather, and was out Monday and Tuesday of this week. Monday for President's Day and Tuesday from poor road conditions.


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  • Feb. 16, 2010: Services


  • NAACP symposium focuses on issues in education



    RADCLIFF — The local branch of the NAACP is using a month focused on history to deal with present-day problems.

    The Hardin County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is hosting a symposium called “Moving Towards a World Class Education” in honor of Black History Month. The free symposium is from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Colvin Community Center, and will feature nine people on a panel discussing issues related to education.

  • A big boost



    VINE GROVE — Hardin County’s third-largest city is receiving some financial help on both the state and federal level as it readies for a population increase spurred by the Base Realignment and Closure impact at Fort Knox.

  • Snow: Locals have seen worse



    HARDIN COUNTY — Since the start of 2010, snow has been a recurring visitor, with numerous storm fronts moving in and out of the region over the past month or so.

    This winter has resulted in record snowfalls on parts of the East Coast, and showers have dumped numerous inches of precipitation in Kentucky and Hardin County.

    But locals say this year’s snow storms — while sizable and inconvenient — pale in comparison to some past storms the county has battled.

  • Feb. 5 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Joan S. Van Horne to Russell John Van Horne II, lot 1 Ancient Spring Estates, county, love and affection. FMV: $97,300.

    Silver Gate Properties LLC to New Banks Inc., lot 6 Tuscany Place, Radcliff, $12,513.

    Paul E. and Cynthia L. Burgin to Earl Burgin, property on Wilson Lane, Big Clifty, $187,000.

    Katherine Ledford to Daniel O. Jr. and Hyun Young Jordan, 1058 Sherwood Drive, Radcliff, $176,000.

  • EMS worker's purse stolen last week



    VINE GROVE — Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a young woman accused of lifting a paramedic’s bag while she was on duty in Vine Grove last week.

    Elizabethtown Police Officer Virgil Willoughby said the victim, a female paramedic employed by Hardin County EMS, was unsure exactly when her purse was taken from her ambulance.

    “They’d been to four or five different places before she noticed it was missing,” Willoughby said.