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  • Radcliff man killed in crash

     VERSAILLES — A Radcliff teen died early Saturday morning in a Woodford County wreck.

    John Kirksey III, 19, was driving on the Bluegrass Parkway about 4:30 a.m. when he struck a guardrail in the eastbound lanes, according to WKYT and the Versailles Police Department.

    Kirksey was flown to University of Kentucky Hospital.

    No other passengers were in the vehicle.

  • PREP WRESTLING: John Hardin fourth, LaRue sixth after first day of State (02/20)

    The News-Enterprise FRANKFORT — With four wrestlers advancing to the quarterfinals of the KHSAA State Wrestling Championships on Thursday, the John Hardin Bulldogs find themselves in pretty good company. After the first day of the three-day tournament at the Frankfort Civic Center, John Hardin is fourth with 41.5 points, behind Union County (57), Louisville Trinity (54.5) and U

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Green Wave look for redemption against Central (02/20)


  • Feb. 20 Services

    Hattie Marie Adams, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009.The graveside service is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Thornton Cemetery in Letcher County. Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

  • Thornton is U.S.D.A.'s choice



    HARDIN COUNTY — A Hardin County Schools employee is moving from H.C. to D.C.

    Janey Thornton, HCS’ director of Child Nutrition, was appointed as deputy undersecretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services, part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

    The appointment, however, hasn’t been officially announced by the White House.

  • Bernheim hit hard by ice storm, winds

    Staff Report Last month’s winter ice storm altered nature’s display at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest. The coating of snow and ice transformed the landscape into a beautiful crystal cathedral, then it quickly distorted the landscape, warping branches, littering the grounds with limbs and forcing decades-old titans of the forest to snap and collapse as though they were tri

  • Fire guts Rineyville home

    RINEYVILLE — A late-night blaze Friday destroyed a farmhouse on Rineyville-Big Spring Road.

    Crews responded shortly after midnight to the fire, which started in a flue, said Tim Wiseman, assistant chief for the Rineyville fire department. A family was home at the time, but no one was injured.

    Fire fighters were on the scene until 8 a.m. and had to return after the fire rekindled. Besides the Rineyville department, crews from Vine Grove, Kentucky 86, Flaherty and Central Hardin battled the blaze.



  • Feb. 4: Services


  • Gift of caring

    By JEFF D’ALESSIO jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — This weekend became the starting point for the Girl Scout cookie season. And this year buyers of any of the eight types of cookies not only can satisfy their sweet tooth, but give troops overseas a taste of home as well. The Gift of Caring Campaign will strive to send 5,000 boxes of cookies to troops. “It

  • Radcliff nixes cost recovery program



    RADCLIFF — A program designed to recover police and fire expenses incurred during traffic accidents will not be renewed for another year.

    Radcliff City Council voted 4-2 Tuesday to discontinue the program. Councilmen Chuck Angus and Don Yates voted in favor of keeping it.