Today's News

  • Memorial Day events planned locally

    Staff report

    HARDIN COUNTY — Memorial Day will be observed in many ways in Hardin County this year.

    At Fort Knox many will visit some of the 121 cemeteries on the installation. At one you can visit the burial site of Abraham Lincoln’s grandmother, Bathsheba Lincoln, for instance.

    In Elizabethtown the annual American Legion Post 113 Memorial Day parade and services will be held, through the streets of the city and ending at the American Legion Park.

    In Stephensburg and at Fort Duffield there will be services held.

  • Focus on Finance

    By Steve Wright

    Question: I have recently left my job, is my 401(k) taxable? Elizabethtown

    Answer: Don’t let your 401(k) become a bailout for the government.

    If you’ve recently left a job, or plan on leaving soon, you need to know about the S.M.A.R.T. action plan to protect your retirement savings from needless and excessive taxation.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Meade County enters region as a champion (05/21)


    For The News-Enterprise

    BRANDENBURG — The Meade County softball team only plated one run in the finals of the 11th District Softball tournament Wednesday, but with senior Maris Harreld on the mound, that was all the Lady Waves needed.

    Harreld allowed only one hit over seven innings with 13 strikeouts to lead the host Lady Waves past Hancock County, 1-0.

    “I was a little worried that she was going to be worn out going in, but boy, did she pitch a fabulous game,” Meade County coach Mike Harreld said.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin wins third district title in four years (05/21)


  • GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Central names Robbins new head coach (04/21)


  • May 17 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    John H. Foster (1965).

  • May 17 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Courtney Barker (1986). Speeding 11 mph over. Total $166.

    Kenneth Mark Deibel (1957). Failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $229.

    Mitchell Wayne Inman (1972). Theft by unlawful taking. Forty-five days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $310.

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD: North looks to regain region dominance (05/15)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com Slowly but surely, the North Hardin Lady Trojans crept up on longtime coach John Russell. After a slow start to the season, North Hardin won its own invitational and the Lincoln Heritage Conference Meet before finishing sixth at the Louisville St. Xavier Invitational last weekend. Now, the Lady Trojans turn their attention to winning

  • PREP TENNIS: Lady Panthers have wild card in Maxwell (05/21)


  • May 17 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Dean A. Darroux, 45, and Toni c. Johnson, 36, both of Elizabethtown. Married seven months.

    Gerald Wayne Wood, 44, and Ginger Marie Dobbins, 44, both of Elizabethtown. Married one year.

    David Boone, 36, and Amanda Gray, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married 12 years.

    Glenn J. Anderson, 36, Vine Grove, and Ella Michelle Sizemore, 38, Elizabethtown. Married two years.

    Scott R. Selleck, 50, and Sharon F. Tharp, 61, Elizabethtown. Married 26 years.