Today's News

  • Observe and celebrate



    RADCLIFF — USA Cares will be pulling no punches this weekend as it prepares for Memorial Day.

    The charitable military organization has partnered with several other local organizations to host a Saturday celebration in honor of Memorial Day. Events will branch out all over parts of central Kentucky.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Central Hardin shuts out Elizabethtown (05/20)


  • PREP BASEBALL: Central squeaks past John Hardin (5/20)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The Central Hardin Bruins won their 17th District Baseball Tournament semifinal showdown with the John Hardin Bulldogs, but they might have lost a vital member of their pitching staff Tuesday night. Seniors Anthony Thorn and Cody Alvey and junior Ryne Brashear combined on

  • The heart of a lion

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — A local dance student is preparing to shine brightly when she attends Joffrey Ballet School’s ballet intensive in New York City in June. Sara Obata, 13, currently studies at Center Stage Dance Studio in Elizabethtown.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks rally past Hart to advance to 18th District finals (05/19)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com HORSE CAVE — Even after watching her team fall behind by three runs in the top of the first inning, Mielle DiStefano kept reminding her team its time was coming and that the Hart County Lady Raiders had scored their last runs. After four frustrating innings, the LaRue County Lady Hawks backed up their coach’s bold predicti

  • May 15 Property Transfers

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

    Donald W. and Paula J. Schanding to Derrick and Sherri M. Johnson, 892 May Court, Radcliff, $204,000.

    Erin Lindsey Keith and Brian Magers Alicna to Adam J. and Jana D. Mckinney, 2015 Crossfield Drive, Elizabethtown, $211,675.

    Phillips Homes LLC to Terry L. and Carla E. Heilman, 100 Gammon Court, Elizabethtown, $271,000.

    Joel R. and Samantha Puckett to Stephanie G. Hillberry, 2062 Pear Valley Drive, Elizabethtown, $163,500.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Trojans pull away from Eagles, 7-3 (5/19)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The North Hardin baseball team only has two seniors — Levi Duncan and Tyler Perkins — but both made their presence felt Monday night in the 17th District Baseball Tournament quarterfinals. Duncan and Perkins combined for six hits, three runs and five

  • PREP BASEBALL: Meade County peaking at the right time (5/19)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com BRANDENBURG — Coaches always say they want their team to be playing its best entering postseason play and that seems to be the case with the Meade County baseball team. The Green Wave (10-15) have had an up-and-down season, but they have won two straight games and four of their last six t

  • May 15 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Willie Humphrey, 1 Pony Chase, county. Use: double-wide foundation.

    Dewey Johnson, 548 Wildwood Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed and garage.

    Frank Derosa, 4540 Wooldridge Ferry Road, Elizabethtown. Use: sunroom.

    Regina Raintree, 75 Catlett Court, Rineyville. Use: sunroom.

  • May 20, 2009 Editorial: Glendale project in the running

    Now the waiting begins. Will the coalition of 55 respected national firms that want to develop, produce and distribute lithium-ion electric batteries in Hardin County - Glendale to be specific - receive enough of the more than $2 billion in federal stimulus funds from the U.S. Department of Energy to make the project possible? Just five weeks after news of the local economi