Today's News

  • Jan. 2 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Capital One Auto Finance v. Amber Richmond, P.O. Box 741, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $12,594.71 plus interest.

  • Jan. 2 Building Permits

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

    Centerpoint Missionary Baptist Church, 32 Centerpoint Road, county. Use: addition.

    Phillip Hensley, lot 24 Cochise Court, county. Use: storage shed.


  • Longtime Vine Grove resident dies at 98



    VINE GROVE — Back in the 1940s and ’50s, it was a big deal for youngsters to make their way to what is now downtown Vine Grove to catch a movie.

    Elsie Hall remembers those days well.

    “They would always show news reels, cartoons and then the movies,’’ she said. The movie theater, where an antique store sits today, is where at age 16, Hall went on her first date.

  • Burke trial delayed 6 months

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN —The trial of double homicide suspect Army Sgt. Brent Burke, previously scheduled for Feb. 4, has been rescheduled for Aug. 5.

    The Fort Campbell military police officer is accused of killing his estranged wife, 31-year-old Tracy Burke, and her mother-in-law from a previous marriage, 53-year-old Karen Comer, on Sept. 11, 2007 at Comer’s Rineyville home as Tracy Burke’s three children hid in a closet.

  • Sheriff's budget hits $3 million in 2009

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — With a 4 percent increase to last year’s budgets, Hardin Fiscal Court unanimously approved a $3 million 2009 budget for the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office.

    Sheriff Charlie Williams said the increase will help the agency afford increases to insurance and retirement costs, which when combined, amount to about a quarter of total expenses.

  • Sell your house with attitude


    When it comes to selling your house, the best tool in the tool chest is attitude. The seller’s attitude can make all the difference in a timely and painless — well, almost painless — sale.

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  • Jeff's finds prescription for longevity




    ELIZABETHTOWN — Brad Mills remembers childhood visits to a small Woodland Drive pharmacy — with its old-fashioned Coke machine, chocolates and green, steel shelves.

  • Challenger Learning Center to close

    By MARTY FINLEY and BOB WHITE The News-Enterprise RADCLIFF — The Challenger Learning Center is embarking on its last mission. Employees were told at a late Wednesday afternoon meeting with Radcliff Mayor Sheila Enyart that the facility will close. “We’re very saddened,” Center Director Teresia Gaines said. Gaines said employees were processing the informatio