Today's News

  • Dropout bill a mix of possible problems and good intentions

    By KELLY RICHARDSON krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Local educators and a legislator see possible unintended consequences from a bill currently in the state House of Representatives. House Bill 189, sponsored by Rep. Brent Yonts, D-Greenville, and Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville, proposes to raise the legal age at which students can drop out of high school from

  • March 1 Divorces

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

    Ligarius Artemdours Govan, 31, and Tanja Ostreicher, 30, both of Radcliff. Married seven years.

    Clarence Junior Holt, 39, and Yvonne Peeler, 45, both of Radcliff. Married six years.

    William H. Keith Jr., 58, Glendale, and Mary Jo Miller, 68, White Mills. Married 14 years.

    Scotty L. Wease, 37, Horse Cave, and Hattie R. Aldwell, 35, Cave City. Married 10 years.

  • Knox facility not taking stray animals



    HARDIN COUNTY – A sign for those wanting to leave unwanted animals at the now-closed Hardin County Humane Society’s facility in Radcliff is causing problems for some.

    The sign at the closed facility advises people with unwanted animals to take them to Hardin County Animal Control or the Fort Knox Stray Animal Facility.

  • An Ode to Lil

    She touched the earth and made it grow

    Arranged the flowers just so

    Now the flowers with the wind will wave goodbye

    The daffodils, tulips, pink ladies will look to the sky

  • A Dash of Class


    As I have told you previously, I am Irish on my Grandmother Lasley’s side. She was born in Summit and later married my granddad, Virgil Boarman. I have several Lasley second cousins all over Hardin County. 

  • March 1 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Elaine Avignone (1962). Theft by deception (eight counts). Total $155.

    Adam Ellsworth (1987). Speeding 87 in a 55; license to be in possession. Total $244.

    Bonnie Jean Wheeler (1976). Theft by deception. Serve 60 days in jail concurrent with prior case. Court costs waived.

  • Sheriff's Office warns of paving scam


    COLESBURG The Hardin County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to use caution in dealing with a man claiming to be a Scott Boswell and a paving outfit calling itself US Paving. According to Hardin County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Greg Lowe, a Lower Colesburg Road woman fell victim to a scam involving the paving business earlier this week. A job estimated at $120 resulted in a $5,760 bill, according to Lowe.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: North faces Adair in Boys' 5th Region Tournament finals (03/10)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LEBANON — The North Hardin Trojans know how they will be judged in school history. They are constantly reminded of it every day in practice when they glance at the rafters of Ron Bevars Gymnasium. “We’ve never been this far before and we want to take full advantage of it,” North Hardin senior Greg Johnson said. &ldq

  • Students' letters of thanks get a thank you in return



    RADCLIFF — Students at a local high school received an unexpected reward for their acts of kindness.

  • 7th Brigade Drill, Air Rifle and Raider Championships this weekend


    Staff report

      FORT KNOX — The third annual 7th Brigade Drill, Air Rifle and Raider Championships is set for this weekend.

    More than 800 JROTC cadets from five states will compete for titles Saturday and Sunday. Drill and Raider events will be at North Hardin High School, while air rifle matches will go on at John Hardin High School.