Today's News

  • One week later: Families wrecked by fatal crash

    One woman had just moved to Hardin County with her teenage daughter and was set to begin work at Fort Knox. The other was from Vine Grove, single, had no children but cared for her parents. A week ago today their paths met and their lives ended, and the lives of their families and friends changed in an instant on U.S. 31W. By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com Today marks a week since

  • Club presents donation to benefit Let's Spruce Up

    Elizabethtown Lions Club President Travis Langdon, right, presents a donation from the club to Hugo Davis for Let’s Spruce Up – Arboretum and Adopt-A-Spot Program.

  • Dozer to take over as Helping Hand director

    By JEFF D’ALESSIO jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com After spending the last 18 months as executive director of North Hardin HOPE, David Dozer is taking on a new, familiar challenge: As the new executive director of Helping Hand of the Heartland. Dozer will begin his duties Aug. 1 at Helping Hand. He replaces the Rev. Henry White, who retired July 9. “God is saying that’s wh

  • Ask the Expert: Swim safely this summer



    As the weather heats up, one of the most popular ways to beat the heat is to head to the water.

    While swimming is great exercise and a fun way to cool down, it also can be very dangerous if safety isn’t your No. 1 priority.

    Every summer in the United States, many hundreds of children, teenagers and young adults drown in pools or natural bodies of water.

  • Jadelyn competes in pageants

    Jadelyn Mae Peters, daughter of Chris and Ashley Peters of Cecilia, competed in the Glitzy Cuties and Dazzlin Dolls beauty pageants in Erlanger.

    She won Grand Supreme titles in both pageants by having the highest score out of all the contestants in the 0 to five age group. She also won most photogenic, most beautiful, best outfit of choice, prettiest smile, crowd’s choice award and director’s choice award.

    She was sponsored by her parents and Parr Farms.

  • AM Rotary Club members welcome guests


  • July 19, 2010: Obituaries

    Dorotha Helen Cardin

    Dorotha Helen Cardin, 84, passed away peacefully July 13, 2010, surrounded by family at Wesley Manor Nursing Home in Louisville.

    She was foremost a loving wife, mother, homemaker and devoted member of First Baptist Church of Sonora. She served as a Sunday School teacher and was active in numerous church activities.

  • July 11 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Juan Raphael Rivera, 51, and Yvonne P. Pence, 64, both of Rineyville. Married 27 years.

    Jeffrey Keith Brink, 46, and Gwendolyn Lorene Warren Brink, 43, both of Vine Grove. Married 21 years.

    Cory Lennon, 24, and Natalie Foote, 27, both of Fort Knox. Married three years.

    Bobby Joe Kitterman Sr., 41, and Anna Maria Reeder, 41, both of Elizabethtown. Married one year.

  • Man charged with attempted murder to be assessed

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com The attorney for a man accused of attempted murder and other crimes stemming from a domestic incident last year in Big Clifty convinced a judge last week to evaluate the defendant’s mental health. Randall Lee Tucker’s attorney, Ron Hines, told Circuit Judge Ken Howard in court last week that his client’s lack of comprehension had

  • July 16 Property Transfers

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

    Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Deanna Mischele Flores, 136 Twin Lakes Drive, Vine Grove, $125,000.

    O’Bryan & Ager LLC to Christopher and Jodie M. Willenbecher, 162 Delaney Court, Rineyville, $199,900.

    Big E Inc. to Gary and Aisha Wolford, 311 Ivy Pointe Drive, Elizabethtown, $138,450.

    Steven E. Sr. and Phyllis J. Cardwell to Minell Shirline and Randolph L. Ellerbe, lot 18 Bright-Side Estates, county, $285,000.