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  • 1-15 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, after a six-day snow break, Hardin County Schools were back in business and the school buses were back on the roads. 20 years ago, Dr. Fred C. Rainey, a family practitioner and former Elizabethtown School Board member, was indicted by a Hardin County grand jury on 43 various counts of sexual conduct with minors.  

  • Ask ECTC: Registration, financial aid for 2010 semesters

    Contact information:

    (270) 706-8800 – Welcome and Admissions Center

    (877) 246-2322 ext. 68800 (toll-free)

    (270) 706-8858 or (502) 942-0101 – Fort Knox Campus

    (270) 706-8700 – Workforce Solutions

    600 College Street Road

    Elizabethtown, KY 42701

  • 1-8 Local History

     In Hardin County: 30 years ago, although the Elizabethtown Independent School Board had appropriated an extra $5,000 to try to erase a $7,400 deficit from past years for Elizabethtown High School athletics, the board was surprised to learn the deficit was not diminished at all; the extra appropriation had been needed in the current budget. 20 years ago, Air Force Capt. Mark A.

  • Neighborly giving



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Thanksgiving in Deerfield Hills is a time when everyone is a little more neighborly.

    The Deerfield Hills neighborhood celebrated Thanksgiving as it has the last few years, by contributing food and money for boxes of dinners for families who can’t afford a holiday meal of their own.

  • 1-25 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, it was announced that Hardin Memorial Hospital was going to get tougher on bad debtors; patients failing to pay the bills had cost the hospital $600,000 the previous year. 20 years ago, Elizabethtown, Hardin County and LaRue County schools closed classes for the rest of the week because of declining attendance brought about by a “flu bug.”

  • 1-26 Local History

     In Hardin County: 30 years ago, a Fort Knox man was arrested in the slaying of Ingrid Gordon of Radcliff. 20 years ago, the Hardin County Health Department closed a disposal site on a Howevalley farm after neighbors claimed sewage had been dumped in a sinkhole.  

  • Where's the service?

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com As people head out in droves tomorrow to catch after-Thanksgiving deals, one thing may be missing from the retail stores of today: Costumer service. What happened to it? I went to a local pharmacy this week to pick up a prescription. The window was supposed to open at 8 a.m.

  • Nov. 24, 2010: Obituaries

    Janet Clair Beatty
    Janet Clair Beatty, 74, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
    She was a native of Grand Forks, N.D., a member of First Presbyterian Church and a retired supervisor for TACK. She was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the American Legion Post No. 113 Auxiliary.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley and Susan Pincomb; and a daughter, Kimberly Sugden.

  • Christmas display fires up night sky

    If you go: Christmas in the Park is open nightly from 6-11 p.m. today until Jan. 1. The event is free to the public, By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Frosty is on the move this holiday season. The 19th annual Christmas in the Park lights display at Freeman Lake Park has some new additions, including a shimmying snowman in full interaction mod

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: 2009 All-Area Team (11/25)