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  • Radcliff Police look to Facebook for help


    Radcliff police hope tip-line, Web page will help fight crime By BOB WHITE


    RADCLIFF – Call it an Obama-nation of Radcliff police relations with the public and other law enforcement agencies.

    As did President Barack Obama with the Internet throughout his presidential election campaign, Radcliff Police Department now is looking to the popular social networking site Facebook and the Web as a way to improve interaction with the community.

  • 11-30 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This nine-month-old female shorthair named “Tulip” and this two-year-old male shorthair named “Ernie” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.htmfor more information. All dog

  • Vine Grove sisters to be in Miss Kentucky pageants



    VINE GROVE — Two sisters will be competing in the Miss Kentucky Pre-Teen and Teen pageants in June.

    The pageants are part of the National American Miss program.

  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: LaRue County drops Florida opener (03/30)

    The News-Enterprise

    FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. — Lexington Lafayette scored the first seven runs of the game and cruised to a 8-2 win over LaRue County on Sunday in the Beach Bash.

    Jesse Johnson’s two-run double in the bottom of the fifth inning plated Max McCubbin and Travis Crim for LaRue County’s only runs. Tyler Hornback added a triple and a stolen base, while Christian Seymour had a single and Justin Chelf had a stolen base.

    Slade Owens (0-1) took the loss, striking out one, walking three and giving up three hits in 2 1/3 innings.

  • March 31 editorial: Barriers a wise investment

    TOPIC: Highway barriers

    OUR VIEW: Money well spent

    What is public safety worth?

    In the state of Kentucky, $10 million has been invested this year in keeping travelers along Interstate 65 and Western Kentucky Parkway safe from crossover wrecks.

    It’s one way to assist motorists to avoid potentially fatal crashes.

    Dave Lawson knows what that feels like. Last year, the Hardin County many lost his wife and a daughter in a crossover collision along I-65 south of Elizabethtown. Three other people were killed in the crash as well.

  • Kerr Office Group Makes Donation to Elizabethtown Christian Academy

    Kerr Office Group Makes Donation to Elizabethtown Christian Academy

    Kerr Office Group recently donated 100 dozen legal pads to Elizabethtown Christian Academy. Pictured are Bobby Thompson, ECA business director, ECA students Jay Duplessis, Tori Duplessis and Kate Duplessis and Kerr Office Group Sales and Marketing Manager John Wright.


  • April 1, 2009: Services

     Patricia Anne Bonsall, 63, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, March 28, 2009. The funeral is at 7 p.m. Thursday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff; burial will be at a later date. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

  • March 22 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Mark J. Straney (1958).

    DUI, BAC 0.20; careless driving.

  • March 27 Building Permits

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

    Diane L. and Jeff A. Myers, 2119 Valley Creek Road, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

    Gospel of Grace Baptist Church, 3426 Old Elizabethtown Road, Elizabethtown. Use: church.

    Pat and Charlotte Lohden, 624 Horn Road, Cecilia. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • March 30: Services