Today's News

  • Realtors in the Community


    Often I get asked what do I do for a living and respond that I work for the Heart of Kentucky Association of Realtors. Usually I get this “deer in the headlight” look with a response from the person “Oh, which one?” To this my answer is “all 340 of them.”

    In explaining about the Heart of Kentucky Association of Realtors I normally start out this way: in order for a real estate agent to say or advertise that they are a Realtor, they must be a member of the national, state and local association of Realtors.

  • Lean lifestyles

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Workplace breakfasts and lunches don’t have to be fattening, greasy and unhealthy. Registered and licensed dietitian Lisa Smith is making sure of that. With her business, Lean Lifestyles Healthy Cuisine, Smith has been offering “healthy, balanced meals” prepared in her commercial kitchen for abou

  • HCS academy trains leaders of tomorrow


  • Jan. 22, 2009: Our readers write

    Bush deserves respect

    It is my contention that the slanderous disrespect of President Bush here at home was the driving force behind the Iraqi shoe thrower. Had this idiot thrown his shoes at Saddam, he would have been taken out, tortured and killed. There are some who would rather see this country go down in flames than to see President Bush get any accolades. Some would rather see the country fail to gain political advantage rather than be patriots.

  • College Goal Sunday set for those seeking financial aid


    College Goal Sunday

    Sunday at 2 p.m.

    in Room 303 of ECTC's Occupational Technical Building




    ELIZABETHTOWN — High school students and their parents likely won’t be the only people attending College Goal Sunday this weekend at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

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  • New Creative searches for new home

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The idea of a permanent location for a youth center in Hardin County has not been realized yet for Pastor Towanda Hope. Yet she hopes 2009 will mark a new beginning through the acquisition of a facility where kids can take refuge during lazy days of summer. Hope, founder of New Creative Solutions Youth Foundation, is lookin

  • Retail giant opens today



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite the recession, a major new business opens its doors today.

    Sam’s Club plans to launch with an 8:30 a.m. ribbon cutting ceremony at its 135,000-square-foot building, which incorporates environmentally friendly features.

  • Officers bust Cecilia meth lab

    Staff Report CECILIA — The Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force on Wednesday arrested three people for allegedly making methamphetamine. Officers, who had received tips, were serving a warrant about 10:30 a.m. at a Hardinsburg Road home when they found the lab, agent Rex Allaman said. They could smell the odor outside the residence, and a 16-year-old also was inside the home,

  • Girl Scouts: cookies safe from salmonella

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY – As popular brands such as Kellogg, Famous Amos, Austin and Little Debbie issue voluntary product recalls removing products potentially tainted with salmonella, one group is proclaiming its products are safe to eat. Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana, which recently began its massive annual cookie sale, announced Tuesday its coo