Today's News

  • Pastor puts pedals to the pavement



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Georgia-based Pastor André A.R. Willis is on a mission from God.

    Willis, 56, is not a professional cyclist, but he heeds divine inspiration, even if it means trekking from Snellville, Ga., to Chicago on two wheels.

    “It’s not just an idea you sit down and plan up,” Willis said while sipping coffee at the Hampton Inn & Suites in Elizabethtown Thursday afternoon.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Armes, LaRue County turn attention to Glasgow (09/18)



    HODGENVILLE — Rodney Armes has to tell his LaRue County Hawks to tone it down a bit.

    Coming off an emotional come-from-behind win last week at Green County, a border rival as well as a district rival of LaRue County’s in many team sports, the Hawks (2-1) return to the gridiron at 8 tonight in Barren County to take on the upstart and homestanding Glasgow Scotties (3-1).

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Central cruises past Knox for district win (09/18)

    The News-Enterprise Junior Cassidy Sorrells had five aces, four kills and four digs to lead the homestanding Central Hardin Lady Bruins to a 25-11, 25-5 win over 15th District rival Fort Knox on Thursday. Senior Kevena Larkins added six kills, while sophomore Cheyenne Mills added four blocks and three kills. Sophomore Breanna Sao chipped in with three kills, and sophomore

  • Walk for Life showcases changes to center



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The local crisis pregnancy center will be highlighting new changes in its annual fundraiser this weekend.

    The Walk for Life, sponsored by Clarity…

    Solutions for Women, formerly the Heartland Crisis Pregnancy Center, will begin at about 9:30 a.m. Saturday, to raise money and awareness for the center.

  • ECTC professor travels to France



  • Sept. 13 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Stephen Brown, 41, and Elaine Cantrell, 45, both of Brandenburg. Married nine years.

    Roger A. Stalcup, 56, and Barbara Middleton, 53, both of Elizabethtown. Married five years.

    Sonny Bolt, 36, Louisville, and Crystal Alvey, 29, Elizabethtown. Married three years.

    Michael Joseph Dolt, 29, and Cassandra Lee Papala, 24, both of Radcliff. Married five years.

    Matthew Davis, 23, and Katherine Nicole Lorenz, 22, both of Elizabethtown. Married three years.

  • Sept. 11 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Larry Jury, 168 Chestnut Grove Road, Elizabethtown. Use: garage footer.

    Steve Dones, lot 0 Bobby’s Street, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Ronald C. and Jennie Beavers, 3787 S. Dixie Highway, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Day at the Museum to bring history to life

    Hardin County History Museum 201 W. Dixie Ave. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: Free   By JOHN FRIEDLEIN


  • H1N1 vaccine expected in area by October

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Local health officials said they are preparing for a “second wave” of the H1N1 virus, commonly known as the “swine flu,” and the possibility of it spreading into a pandemic. While health officials are unsure the amounts of the H1N1 vaccine needed, they do expect to receive initial doses by mi

  • Commodities distribution locations changing

    Staff report

    HARDIN COUNTY — Starting next month, the distribution of government commodities to income-eligible households will change.

    No longer will commodities be distributed from churches, Helping Hand and North Hardin HOPE. Instead, distribution will be at a central location on the third Wednesday morning of each month from 9 a.m. until noon. The first such centralized distribution will be Oct. 21.