Today's News

  • A Dash of Class


    This being the first Thursday of the month, it is time to recognize another of “One of Hardin County’s Finest Cooks.”

    Only once before did I feature someone who had passed away, but today I decided to pass the recipes of this wonderful cook on to you.

    She was nominated by Martha Thomas, former Hardin County Sheriff. It seems she and this lady had worked together at Hardin County Farm Bureau functions. Today I honor Mrs. Virginia Lasley Mattingly, first cousin of my mother.

  • PREP TRACK AND FIELD: North Hardin wins girls' conference title (05/05)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com BARDSTOWN — So much for the North Hardin Lady Trojans track and field team having a down year. North Hardin produced three individual champions – senior Miriam Cho in the 3,200-meter run, freshman Sammy Walker in the 1,600 run and sophomore Janaiqua Horne in the long jump – and won the 800 relay en route to the team

  • Homeland security grant would further radio upgrade


    The city of Elizabethtown agreed to further the upgrade of the police department’s radio system, approving Monday an application with the Department of Homeland Security for a grant which would provide additional funds for equipment.

    The department already has purchased radio repeaters and established more repeater sites to increase communication among agencies.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe


    Melissa Hartmann of Sonora is sharing this recipe that is perfect for this time of year — strawberry season.

  • Random thoughts


    Random thoughts. We all have them.

    Sometimes, they can be good. For instance they can remind you that you have to do something, take your mind off of something you'd rather not think about and even entertain you.

  • Guthrie secures anti-meth funds



    Brett Guthrie, Kentucky’s 2nd Congressional District Representative, announced Wednesday the procurement of $57,500 in federal funding for the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force’s fight against methamphetamine production and abuse.

  • May 6: Services


  • "Bicycle" pedals to top spot in art guild show

    The News-Enterprise Artwork by Rebecca Mach titled “Bicycle” took first place in the Central Kentucky Art Guild Show and will be among the artwork on exhibit at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College through May 19.

    Mach took the top honor for the art show, which is being held at the Morrison Gallery in the administration building at ECTC. The gallery is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

  • SPRING SPORTS: Coaches tired of doing rain dances (05/05)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — High school baseball and softball coaches have had their fill of wet weather this spring. “By far, this is the worst season we’ve had with weather,” Elizabethtown softball coach Kyle Goodlett said. “Early in the spring, it was nice. We were able to get outside more than normal. But it seems lik

  • E'town approves bids for limb removal, sewer project


    Elizabethtown City Council on Monday approved a bid of $1.2 million to Robards Construction Inc. for the Billie Creek interceptor and force main project.

    Executive Assistant Charlie Bryant said the purpose of the project is to extend a sewer line on the west side of Ring Road north and northeast toward Rineyville Road.

    The city also awarded a bid of $21,158 to NATCO Inc. for the removal of hanging limbs resulting from the ice storm at American Legion Park and Freeman Lake Park.