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Today's News

  • NHHS grows legacy of leaders

    By KELLY RICHARDSON

    krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com

    RADCLIFF — North Hardin High School will keep a student in a top spot in the state for another year.

    D’Ante’ Tinson, a junior at North Hardin High School, was elected governor of the Kentucky Youth Assembly, a mock state government convention sponsored by the Y-Club, a YMCA service organization. He will serve as governor at next year’s conference.

  • With every Christmas card I write....

    By BECCA OWSLEY

    bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com

    HARDIN COUNTY — For more than 200 years the post office has delivered holiday cheer across America through Christmas cards and letters.

    But with modern forms of communication such as e-mail and social chat sites, do people still send holiday greetings?

    According to allthings

    christmas.com, Christmas cards first began in England when young boys wanting to to practice their writing skills made cards for their parents.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Wrestling down bacteria (12/22)

     

  • PREP BASKETBALL: Bulldogs pound Webster County, 67-45 (12/23)

    The News-Enterprise Senior guard Gary Williams scored a team-high 13 points to help the John Hardin Bulldogs snap a three-game losing streak with a 67-45 win over Webster County in the Ohio County Eagle Classic on Monday. Williams also had five assists, while sophomore guard Malcolm Foster chipped in with 10 points. Senior forward Corey Baker added nine points and junior post Cody S

  • Thieves hit E'town Salvation Army

     The-News Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown police are investigating a Monday night break-in at the Salvation Army building on North Mulberry Street.

    According to EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, employees noticed cash missing from the office when coming to work Tuesday morning.

    Willoughby said it appears the thief accessed the building through the back door, making forcible entry.

    Anyone with information about the burglary may provide anonymous tips to Hardin County Crime Stoppers at (800) 597-8123.

  • Arrests made in Sunday's Wal-Mart lot robbery

    RADCLIFF — Authorities have arrested two military police officers in connection with the weekend robbery of a Radcliff man in the parking lot of a store there.

    Christopher Mahone, a 25-year-old Army military police officer, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery shortly after 10 a.m. Tuesday.

    Ralph J. Vaughn III, 21, was arrested around 5 p.m. Tuesday and charged with complicity in the robbery. The two, who are roommates in an off-post Radcliff apartment, work as jailers at the base confinement center, police said.

  • GOLF: Gumm rallies at Doral Classic (12/23)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com MIAMI — Lydia Gumm knew she had her work cut out for her if she was going to make it the championship flight of the prestigious Junior Doral Classic on Monday. A 15-over 87 on Sunday left her in 52nd place, 28 places and seven strokes off the pace to make the 24-player championship flight of the girls’ 16-18-year-old division.

  • Cold weather brings out in-home heating risks

    By JEFF D'ALESSIO

    jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com

    HARDIN COUNTY — The Monday death of a Cecilia man from injuries suffered when a kerosene heater exploded brings to light the dangers of using alternate heating sources, said Elizabethtown Fire safety officer Rusty Todd.

    "Something like that is a tragedy,'' Todd said.

  • E'town passes illicit discharge ordinance

    ELIZABETHTOWN — City officials Monday adopted the illicit discharge ordinance drafted and proposed by the department of stormwater management, which will give the city some “latitude” in finding and eliminating pollutants that may seep into the storm sewer system. The ordinance also gives the city right of entry to a home or business if there is considerable evidence that an illicit discharge is occurring from the premises.

  • A portion of Nicholas Street to be renamed

    ELIZABETHTOWN — A section of Nicholas Street will soon get a name change.

    The Elizabethtown City Council on Monday voted to rename the 800 block of Nicholas Street to Nicholas Springs Court as part of the Nicholas Street extension project, which will align the street with College Street Road.

    As a stipulation of the name change, address numbers for the homes within the 800 block will remain the same, and numbers will not be duplicated on Nicholas Street, said Planning Director Ed Poppe.