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  • "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.


  • Sonora woman hurt in Tuesday wreck


  • BOYS'/GIRLS' PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Monday's Results (05/05)





    Cyrus Moslemi (WC) def. Jacob Hughes (NH), 6-0, 6-0

    Darius Moslemi (WC) def. Jeffrey DeWitt (NH), 7-5, injury (NH)


    Grafton Sizemore/Martin Shumate (NH) def. Harrison Sims/Ryan Price (WC), 6-2, 7-5

    Braden Proffitt/Cody Hughes (NH) def. Mike Cook/Bob Grider (WC), 6-0, 6-3

    Chris Cardenas/Tim Cooper (NH) def. Mike Cook/Bob Grider (WC), 6-2



  • PREP BASEBALL/SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Monday's Results (05/05)

    The News-Enterprise

    Senior Hayes Thomas doubled, singled and drove in three runs as the 19th-ranked Elizabethtown Panthers mercy ruled the Nelson County Cardinals, 12-1 in five innings Monday in 5th Region baseball action at Panther Baseball Park.

    Elizabethtown (18-9) won for the fifth time in six games, while Nelson County (10-13) lost for the sixth time in 11 contests.

    Junior Jake Goodman (5-2) struck out two, walked one, gave up three singles and didn’t allow an earned run in four innings of work. Senior Micheal Thomas worked a scoreless fifth inning.

  • Walking through history

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Walking through the renovated Historic State Theater this weekend will be like walking through history, and so will a stroll across the street. “A Walk Through History” — a permanent outdoor art exhibit — will showcase the works of local artists depicting “people who have bee

  • HCS approves four roofing projects

    By KELLY RICHARDSON krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools will be taking on four roofing projects, likely to begin this summer. The Hardin County Schools board approved the projects on buildings in the district, which are planned to be completed during the summer, at a special meeting Tuesday night. The board approved hiring archit

  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Duncan makes another position change at UK (05/04)


  • May 1 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.

    Craig W. or Patty B. Brown, 1450 Springfield Road, Elizabethtown. Use: porch.

    Troy K. Bush, 1522 Locust Grove Road, Elizabethtown. Use: sunroom.

    Big E Inc., 415 Trinity Drive, county. Use: basement remodeling.