Today's News

  • Summer lunch program begins today



    Students and staff have vacated school buildings for the summer, but school lunches will continue to be served in some buildings, despite the barren classrooms.

    The Hardin County Schools Summer Food Service Program begins today. Children can receive a free lunch throughout the summer.

  • Pops in the Park set for July 16

    The News-Enterprise

    First Federal Savings Bank has announced that the annual Pops in the Park concert will take place Friday, July 16, at Freeman Lake Park. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the concert begins at 8:30 p.m.

    The alternate rain date for the event, if needed, is July 18 at the park.

  • Payton"Alford


    Gary and Sandra Payton of Elizabethtown and Jerry and Sandra Alford of Roundhill announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Laura Anne Payton of Elizabethtown and Kevan Ryan Alford of Roundhill.

    The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2008 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is a teacher at North Hardin High School.

    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Edmonson County High School and a 2008 graduate of WKU. He is a teacher at Edmonson County High School.

  • Photos: Soiree in Sonora
  • One dead after Sunday pursuit, crash



    Kentucky State Police and the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office are piecing together details of a high-speed pursuit along Ky. 313 Sunday morning and a subsequent crash at  the intersection of Joe Prather Highway and U.S. 31W that injured five and killed one.

    According to KSP Post 4 spokesman Bruce Reeves, a suspect refused to stop for a deputy sheriff around 8 a.m. Sunday and fled at high speeds westward on Ky. 313, toward Radcliff.

  • Zedolis-Villarreal


    Scott and Judith McGee of Cecilia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Jamie “Jimmy” Villarreal to Bethany Zedolis, both of Louisville.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Ron Zedolis of New York, N.Y., and Debbie Zedolis of Mililani, Hawaii.

    The wedding is Sept. 11, 2010, in Destin, Fla.


  • Students get lesson in dance
  • Ryan speaks at Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting

    Gina Ryan of Hardin County Educational Television was the speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on May 11. She is pictured with Rotary Club President Tim Asher.

  • Couple appreciates local restaurant

    We have lived in Elizabethtown almost 60 years. In that time we have marveled about so many helpful, courteous and successfully run businesses that we have been blessed with.

    None of these shine any brighter than Back Home Restaurant. It is a three-generation production with great food prepared and served by a cheerful and friendly staff.

    The Fulkerson’s treat customers and employees with a real back home feeling.

    Being Baptist, it is nice to have no drinks stronger than iced tea.

  • PREP TRACK: Bagley, Edwards take aim at more gold (06/04)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com A surprise return from Iraq has given Brandon Bagley extra motivation heading into Saturday’s KHSAA Class 3-A State Track & Field Championships. The John Hardin senior found out Tuesday that his dad, Col. Ronnie Bagley, was returning home to attend Bagley’s graduation tonight and watch him compete Saturday at the Unive