Today's News

  • July 30 Local History


  • HCS schedules 2 make-up days



    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools’ teachers and students will spend two extra days in school in March.

    The Hardin County School Board voted Thursday night to amend its calendar for the remaining school year to make up the districts’ seven snow days.

  • Perkins celebrates 99th birthday


    Alice Perkins celebrated her 99th birthday on Jan. 1, 2010 at her daughters’ home.

    She was born Jan. 13, 1911, and is a resident of Kensington Manor.

    She has two children, Myra of Elizabethtown and Dalton of Charlestown, Ind.; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.


  • July 24 Local History

    30 years ago, people in southern Hardin County who had trouble getting a telephone line or who had felt like somebody was listening in were to get some relief after General Telephone planned to disconnect four- and eight-party phones in the area and plug in private lines and two-party service. 20 years ago, summer had been a time of orientation and organization for new officers of the revived Hardin County chapter of Mothers Agains

  • Feb. 14 Howevalley news


  • Iwo Jima helped Phil Wells grow up fast

    By E. A. Shrader

    For The News-Enterprise

    Phil “Chick” Wells is a patriot.  Phil’s Marine Corps service in combat was about something much larger than himself.

    Wells lives in Hardinsburg. You may see him driving around Breckinridge County in his silver Ford Mustang convertible, with the Purple Heart license plate, and everyone who reads about this fine, selfless, courageous and honorable Marine is encouraged to personally thank him for his service and sacrifices for our country.

  • July 10 Local History

    30 years ago, Kathy Lynn Waukoski of Elizabethtown was crowned the 1979 Miss Hardin County Fair. 20 years ago, the Hardin County School Board reviewed the proposed state-mandated Parenting and Family Life Skills Curriculum because of criticism from the public concerning portions of the plan – especially the segment devoted to sex education; requests had been made to make the curriculum focus more on sexual abstinence.<

  • Hegstad graduates from basic training


    HEGSTAD. Air Force Airman Sean C. Hegstad graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Valorie Kepic of Cincinnati and Curtis Hegstad of Elizabethtown.

    Hegstad is a 2009 graduate of Northwest Senior High School in Cincinnati.


  • July 7 Local History


  • AM Rotary has special guest, Wayne Perkey

    On Jan. 29, the Hardin County AM Rotary Club welcomed Wayne Perkey with “Pritchard Commitment to Excellence” Program. Pictured are club President Marty Fulkerson, Wayne Perkey and President-elect Christy Childers. For information visit www.hardincountyrotary.org.