Today's News

  • Breaking NewsU.S. 62 to be closed

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Leitchfield Road/U.S. 62 near Ring Road will be closed for several hours, beginning at 4 p.m. today, to allow crews time to upright and offload a mineral spirits tanker which overturned this morning.

    Elizabethtown Police spokesman Virgil Willoughby said it is unknown how long it will take to upright and offload the vehicle, but crews at the scene say the mitigation and closure could interfere will traffic tonight, when a Central Hardin High School basketball game is scheduled.

  • Challenger Learning Center could get needed assistance




    RADCLIFF — The Challenger Learning Center of Hardin County may receive some help from high places.

  • Jan. 7 editorial: UK football on the right track

    TOPIC: Kentucky football

    OUR VIEW: Cats are on right track under Brooks

    Admit it, you were skeptical when University of Kentucky Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart tabbed Rich Brooks as the replacement for Guy Morriss as UK's head football coach back in 2003.

    You probably were not alone.

    A three-year debut with only nine wins fueled the skepticism around Brooks and the Wildcat program.

    But now, after three straight bowl bids and three straight bowl wins, here's what should be admitted: Brooks was the right man for the job at Kentucky.

  • Adolescent services could be cut in Hardin County

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY – The doors to Hardin County’s Office of Adolescent Services, the administrator of a new pilot program aimed at improving lives of six at-risk families at Parkway Elementary School, could close if an additional revenue stream isn’t found soon. Kentucky’s Department of Juvenile Justice, the primary source

  • Insurance provider, physicians reach a deal

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield users at Hardin Memorial Hospital can breathe a little easier now if an emergency situation beckons. Hospital and county officials confirmed Tuesday that Elizabethtown Emergency Physicians LLC and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield have reached a new agreement, effective Jan. 1. The

  • Getting to a signed real estate transfer contract


    Guest columnist

    Selling a home is like climbing Mount Everest – getting a signed contract is a great accomplishment, but that is only half the journey. The typical home sale today involves more than 20 steps after the initial contract is accepted to complete the transaction.

  • Vine Grove Best Decorated Yard for December

      The Vine Grove Woman’s Club gave the designation of Best Decorated Yard for December to Larry and Jackie Figg who live at 205 Lincoln St., Vine Grove. They not only have beautiful decorations outside, but inside there are decorated trees and displays.

  • Students of the month recognized at Radcliff Rotary

    1 From left, Charlie Fraley, Emmy Raney and Lt. Col. Lance and Sarah Raney.

    2 From left, Charlie Fraley, D’Ante Tinson and North Hardin High School Principal and Rotarian Bill Dennison.

    Students of the month recognized at Radcliff Rotary

  • Serving Breakfast With Mrs. Claus

    Blake Proffitt, Mayor Donovan Smith, Gary McCoy, Carolyn Canaday and Kathy Sisco had a wonderful time serving breakfast for several of the people who attended the many festivities Dec. 6 at Vine Grove’s Dickens of a Christmas.

  • Dec. 30 Obituaries


    Mary Ann Foote Carpenter

    Mary Ann Foote Carpenter, 42, of Hodgenville, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    Survivors include her husband, Dale Carpenter; a daughter, Jessica Stowers; a son, Scott Stowers; and her parents, Norman and Shirley Dooley Foote.

    The funeral is at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Barren Run Baptist Church. Cremation will follow the service.