Today's News

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Meade County pounds Central Hardin (03/24)


  • More of the same

    “The Bounty Hunter” Rated PG-13 for sexual content including suggestive comments, language and some violence Release date: March 19 Rating: two and a half out of five take slates   By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com

  • Dash of Class: One of Hardin County's Finest Cooks


    Today’s column features “One of Hardin County’s Finest Cooks” which normally appears the first week of the month. This weekend will be the annual Hosparus tea, and Carol Brown’s name is synonymous with the yearly event. She solicits local cooks to make tea-size treats and even picks them up if people can’t deliver them. She helps with making treats herself and finally sits down at the tea with girlfriends looking no worse for wear.

  • Beyond the battlefield

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com

    To many, the image of an Army cook may date back to scenes from movies and television shows with something resembling gruel being slapped on a plate and peeling potatoes.

    That image couldn’t be more incorrect. The U.S. Army has soldiers classified as culinary chefs who participate in competitions similar to those seen on The Food Network.

  • Rock the schoolhouse at spring musical

    The News-Enterprise An iconic 1970’s cartoon TV series gets the stage treatment when Central Hardin High School musical theater class presents the spring musical Schoolhouse Rock Live! Junior. The production will be offered to the public 7 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • The up side of surprises

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA   Benjamin Franklin said, and I’m paraphrasing, nothing is certain except death and taxes. Some might challenge the philosophic view of what constitutes death; some might temporarily dodge the inevitability of taxes.

  • The Morrison Gallery hosts women's history poetry event

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    The Morrison Gallery, located on the campus of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, is hosting a  poetry series that will celebrate Women’s History Month from 7 to 8.30 p.m. tonight.

    Writer Nickole Brown will be the featured reader. Brown’s books include “Sister,” a novel-in-poems and “Air Fare” which she co-edited with Judith Taylor.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: LaRue County beats E'town in 2 1/2 innings, 18-1 (03/23)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Valerie Whitlock doesn’t golf, but she learned a water hazard on the softball field can be just as costly as hitting into one on the links. Fortunately, the price paid Monday evening by the LaRue County junior left fielder affected her stat padding far more than the outcome of the game. Whitlock led off the bottom of the first i

  • Hardin unemployment up, but jobs out there


    2009    Unemployment percent

    March     10.6  

    April     9.8

    May     10.6

    June     10.7

    July     10.5

    August     10.4

    September     10.0

    October     10.5

    November     9.6

    December     10.1


    January     11.0

  • Landowners ask Court of Appeals to overturn Circuit Court ruling



     Counsel for three Hardin County landowners on Wednesday asked the Kentucky Court of Appeals to overturn a Hardin Circuit Court decision that supports condemnation of their properties through eminent domain.

    The properties sit along a selected route for a high-voltage electric transmission line being constructed by Kentucky Utilities Co. and its parent company, E.ON U.S, through several counties. KU filed the cases, which ultimately were consolidated into one in Hardin Circuit Court.