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  • 1-25 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, it was announced that Hardin Memorial Hospital was going to get tougher on bad debtors; patients failing to pay the bills had cost the hospital $600,000 the previous year. 20 years ago, Elizabethtown, Hardin County and LaRue County schools closed classes for the rest of the week because of declining attendance brought about by a “flu bug.”

  • 1-26 Local History

     In Hardin County: 30 years ago, a Fort Knox man was arrested in the slaying of Ingrid Gordon of Radcliff. 20 years ago, the Hardin County Health Department closed a disposal site on a Howevalley farm after neighbors claimed sewage had been dumped in a sinkhole.  

  • Where's the service?

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com As people head out in droves tomorrow to catch after-Thanksgiving deals, one thing may be missing from the retail stores of today: Costumer service. What happened to it? I went to a local pharmacy this week to pick up a prescription. The window was supposed to open at 8 a.m.

  • Nov. 24, 2010: Obituaries

    Janet Clair Beatty
    Janet Clair Beatty, 74, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
    She was a native of Grand Forks, N.D., a member of First Presbyterian Church and a retired supervisor for TACK. She was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the American Legion Post No. 113 Auxiliary.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley and Susan Pincomb; and a daughter, Kimberly Sugden.

  • Christmas display fires up night sky

    If you go: Christmas in the Park is open nightly from 6-11 p.m. today until Jan. 1. The event is free to the public, By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Frosty is on the move this holiday season. The 19th annual Christmas in the Park lights display at Freeman Lake Park has some new additions, including a shimmying snowman in full interaction mod

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  • White Mills woman found dead



    WHITE MILLS — A White Mills woman found dead Wednesday morning on property near her Webb Mill Road residence sustained dog-related wounds, according to Kentucky State Police, but the exact cause of death is still unknown.

    “To say so at this moment would be premature,” Deputy Hardin County Coroner John Clemens said.

    An autopsy is scheduled this morning in Louisville to determine what killed 53-year-old Karen Gillespie, a retired librarian with the Grayson County Public Library.

  • Nov. 25 Calendar

    HOW TO USE THIS COLUMN. Community news announcements are published at no charge in the daily calendar. Items for Sunday’s calendar must be turned in by noon Wednesday. POC refers to “point of contact.” Area codes are listed only for phone numbers outside the 270 area code. Listings not updated within a year will be removed. To update or submit a calendar entry, e-mail calendars@thenewsenterprise.com, call 505-1751 or fax to 769-6965.  


  • Breaking NewsMissing woman identified

    The News-Enterprise

    A 53-year-old White Mills woman was found dead Wednesday morning.

    Police and fire officials had searched an area off Webb Mill Road in White Mills looking for Karen Gillespie, who had been missing since Tuesday night.

    A cause of death has not been determined.

    The search began around 7:15 p.m. Tuesday after her husband reported her missing. The search continued throughout the night.

    Personnel from agencies around the county responded to the scene.