Today's News

  • Colesburg cleanup: Deja vu all over again



    There’s one basin in Hardin County that’s due for a good wash.

    For the lowlands along the Rolling Fork basin, that cleanup is coming — one way or another.

    Several inches of rain May 1 and 2 caused Kentucky and Tennessee streams to burst from their banks and flood developed areas, agricultural fields, towns and anything else in the way. The receding water left a brown scum of dried sediment.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Freshmen lead Central past E'town, 9-5 (5/7)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Central Hardin freshmen Drew Harrington and Troy Squires didn’t have good nights at the plate in a 5-3 loss to Elizabethtown on April 20. The duo more than made up for it in their second outing against the Panthers. Harrington and Squ

  • Chamber presents ABC Awards
  • April 25 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult male Shih Tzu named “Rueben” and this deaf adult male Australian Shepherd mix named “Jasper” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All d

  • Riggs


    Ashley Nicole Rust and Matthew Dale Riggs, both of Elizabethtown, were married on March 27, 2010, by Gary King at Howard Johnson Hotel in Elizabethtown.

    The bride is the daughter of Jay and Donna Rust of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Dale Riggs of Vine Grove and Darlene and Ed Kraemer of West Virginia.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father, Jay Rust.

    Maid of honor was Brittany Pike, bridesmaid was Brandy Burton and flower girls were Madeline Riggs and Brodie Pike.

  • Vine Grove biker injured in crash

    The News-Enterprise

    MEADE COUNTY — A Vine Grove motorcyclist was flown to a Louisville hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries Saturday after his bike collided with a pickup truck at a Meade County intersection.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Michael Clement, of Vine Grove, was riding a Harley-Davidson southbound on Ky. 1816 shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday morning when he slammed into a truck.

  • E-scrap repeats success

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com This year’s e-scrap recycling events did not experience the increase in collections expected, but organizers dubbed the two April events a success, saying tallies of electronic waste fell close to 2009 totals. In its third year, the electronic recycling event gives Hardin County residents an alternative mode of disposing of unwante

  • County attorney primary race likely decisive



    May 18 is the day local Democrats will choose who will advise county government and steer Hardin County’s ship of justice through the next four years.

    Unless an independent candidate files, the November general election will be a formality in the county attorney’s race. Jenny Pitts and Larry Ashlock are the only candidates and both are running as Democrats.

  • County primed for Election Day

    For more information on the election,: log on to the Hardin County Clerk’s Web site at www.hccoky.org or the Kentucky Secretary of State’s Web site at www.sos.ky.gov. 



    With the primary a little more than a week away, the Hardin County Clerk’s office is in full preparation mode to meet voter needs.

    County Clerk Kenny Tabb said operating an election is never easy.

  • AM Rotary welcomes Jimmie Lee

    Pictured with State Representative Lee is club President Elect Christy Childers.

    On April 23, the Hardin County AM Rotary Club welcomed state Rep. Jimmie Lee. State Representative Lee shared with the club the recent outcome and changes recently passed state budget. To learn more about the Hardin County AM Rotary Club, visit www.Hardincountyrotary.org.