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  • PREP BASEBALL: Hawks top North, 9-1 (03/30)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com After back-to-back walk-off losses, LaRue County coach Chris Price’s main concern was how his young Hawks would bounce back from the stinging disappointing defeats. The Hawks showed no ill effects from the losses Monday, though, as they handed the visiting North Hardin Trojans a 9-1 loss to snap a two-game losing streak. “You

  • PREP BASEBALL-PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Clark leads Central Hardin by Doss (03/30)

    The News-Enterprise Junior Devin Clark threw a two-hitter to lead the homestanding Central Hardin Bruins to a 12-1 win in five innings over Louisville Doss on Monday. Clark (1-0) struck out eight, walked one and gave up one earned run. Junior Taylor Wilson had two singles, three RBIs and scored a run for Central Hardin (3-1), while junior Russ Morse had two singles, two runs, an RBI

  • And the winner is ...

    The News-Enterprise

    The Heartland Review, a biannual journal published through Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, announced the 2010 Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize winners.

    The first place winner received $350, and all finalists will be published in the spring issue due out in April. 

    Award winners:

    1st Place — “What I Believe” by E. Gail Chandler - Shelbyville

  • April 1, 2010: Our readers write

    Coal vs. gas

    Speaking recently before the Peterson Institute of International Economics, a Washington think tank, oil giant BP PLC Chief Executive Officer Tony Hayward said the U.S. should not try to save coal jobs at the expense of cleaner fuel industries, and that there is no reason to continue to build coal-burning power plants.

  • I have a nemesis and it's name is dieting

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Dieting, otherwise known as the “D word.” Why do we do it? Is it for health reasons or just vanity?

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central shuts out LaRue (3/31)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Central Hardin junior Levi McCamish ignited the Bruin offense Tuesday night, while junior teammate Dylan Shoffner defused the LaRue County bats. McCamish reached base all four plate appearances and Shoffner completely stifled the Hawks as the Bruins rolled to a 7-0 victory at Central Park.<

  • March 31, 2010: Obituaries

    Duell Hueston Bennett Duell Hueston Bennett, 79, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, March 30, 2010, at Atria Assisted Living. He was a native of Hart County and was a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church. After serving in the U.S. Air Force as a flight engineer on refuelers, he retired from civil service at Fort Knox as a helicopter mechanic. He was a retired salesm

  • Recipes for an Easter menu


    I want to thank everyone for their comments about my column on my mom. I have gotten more notes, e-mails, phone calls and stops out in public about how much you enjoyed it. I have gotten more response to this column than any other column I have done in four years. I think it is because we all love our moms, and many of us miss them terribly. So those of you who still have them with you, give them a big hug every time you can.

  • Thomas tops Bubl

    The News-Enterprise

    A Cecilia native’s CD has toppled Michael Bublé on the Jazz charts.

    “City Beat” from jazz instrumentalist Michael J .Thomas was released March 2 and already is rising on the charts. The CD rested comfortably at No. 3 on the Smooth Jazz Now charts the week of March 13 and rose to No. 1 the week of March 20, passing Bublé’s “Hold On.”

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Tuesday's Results (03/31)

    TENNIS BOYS' PREP TUESDAY'S MATCHES ELIZABETHTOWN 5, JOHN HARDIN 0 Results from Tuesday's match at the University Drive Park Tennis Courts in Elizabethtown: Singles Zeeshan Bhatti (E) def. Kyle Thomas (JH), 6-0, 6-4 Bilal Ahmed (E) def. Tyler Harp (JH), 6-1, 6-2 Hassan Haider (E) def. Peter Lau (JH), 6-0, 6-1 Doubles Tony Gambrell/Reza Haider (E) def. ALex Wilk/Tyle