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  • Rider's Clothing celebrates 40 years in Elizabethtown ))



    ELIZABETHTOWN —When Al Rider thinks back to when he started his clothing business, he sometimes wonders how he could have ever made the decision at all at the time that he did. Quitting his teaching job while his wife was unemployed and they had a 3-year-old daughter to support seems almost crazy to him now.

    “I look back and think how stupid I was,” he said, laughing.

  • Aug. 14 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.

    Perry and Julie Miller, lot 0 Hoover Hollow Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Brian and Wendy Erickson, lot 5 Pony Chase Lane, county. Use: double-wide foundation.

    Todd and Linda Benzchawel, 765 Blackburn Road, Rineyville. Use: garage.

  • Rotary to provide student dental care

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Rotarians on Tuesday announced an effort that could give local third-graders a reason to smile. The Elizabethtown Noon Rotary Club and other volunteers plan to provide free dental care for some students in the Elizabethtown and Hardin County school districts. Each Friday next month at different schools, dental workers

  • Former CLC could cut universities' expenses



    RADCLIFF — Using a former Challenger Learning Center for university classrooms and offices will allow schools to test the local market without having to make a major investment.

  • Rockin' the fair

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  • PREP SOCCER-VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Bulldogs lead, 2-0, before weather halts game (08/18)

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    The John Hardin Lady Bulldogs led 2-0 when their game against visiting 5th Region rival Marion County was cancelled due to the weather Monday.

    Junior Melissa Stieb and junior Hanna Alcock each scored a goal before the game was called 15 minutes into the first half.

    A make-up date has not been announced, but John Hardin coach Brittany Carter said the game will be made up at some point in the next few weeks.

    UP NEXT: John Hardin hosts 5th Region rival Bardstown Bethlehem at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

  • Aug. 14 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Mark A. Brackett to James M. Wardrip, 1180 Middlecreek Road, Elizabethtown, $100,000.

    Charles F. and Pamela K. Hulsey to Keith National Corporation, 108 Fairview Ave., Elizabethtown, $95,000.

    Mary Ann Miller to Keith National Corporation, 110 Fairview Ave., Elizabethtown, $110,000.

    Jeffrey L. Smith, et al, to Hardin County, et al, 1002 Woodland Drive, Elizabethtown, $485,000.

  • Aug. 14 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.

    Gloria F. Butler v. Erin L. Heady, Upton Road, Magnolia. Claims defendant carelessly and negligently operated a motor vehicle so as to cause it to collide with plaintiff’s vehicle. Seeks judgment for damages; trial by jury.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: Central upsets top-ranked Male (08/19)

    The News-Enterprise Sophomore Noah Wiersema provided the Central Hardin Bruins with all the offense they would need midway through the first half Tuesday. Wiersema scored off an assist from junior Taylor Sheeran in the 19th minute, Sheeran scored on a penalty kick in the 22nd minute of the second half and the Bruins upset top-ranked Louisville Male, 2-0 in the Fayette Count

  • PREP GOLF ROUNDUP: Monday's results (08/18)

    GOLF BOYS' PREP MONDAY'S EVENTS ELIZABETHTOWN 150, LOUISVILLE PRP 165 ELIZABETHTOWN — Results from Monday's match at the par-36 (front nine) Elizabethtown Country Club: Elizabethtown Mason Haynes                              &