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  • March 15 Local History


  • Cyclist’s condition critical

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A London bicyclist was clinging to life Wednesday at University Hospital in Louisville after colliding with a car on North Grandview Church Road while riding with a group Tuesday night through western Hardin County . According to Kentucky State Police, around 7:25 p.m. cyclist Frank L. Cornett, 63, “veered into the path of a southbound 1994

  • 'Heartland Review' announces poetry contest

    The News-Enterprise

    The Heartland Review, a bi-annual journal published through Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, is accepting entries for the 2010 Ruth Redel Poetry Prize. It's the second year for the contest.

    Entries should include a cover page with titles of poems, author's name, address and a short biography that is no more than 75 words. Poems should be typed and no longer than 30 lines.

    Names and addresses should not appear on the poems.

  • The park will 'Pop'


    The 21st Annual Pops in the Park is 8:30 p.m. Friday at Freeman Lake Park in Elizabethtown. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults; children 12 and younger are free. Bring chairs and blankets for festival-style seating. For more information, call (800) 314-2265. To purchase a table, contact Rik Hawkins at (270) 765-4334.


    Aaron Copland, “Fanfare for the Common Man”

    Aaron Copland, "An Outdoor Overture"

  • March 17 Local History

    30 years ago, G. C. Burkhead Elementary School began a Junior Great Books program for high-achieving students in grades four through six; the school began the program because they felt that high achieving students were perhaps not getting as much extra attention as those needing remediation. 20 years ago, Gen. Thomas C.

  • March 9 Local History


  • March 26 Local History

    30 years ago, four young women received Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Good Citizen Awards: Belinda Baumgardner, a senior at East Hardin High School; Kim Jent, a senior at West Hardin High School; Cynthia Shiver, a senior at LaRue County High School; and Jacqueline Reynolds, a senior at Elizabethtown High School.

  • Feb. 8 Local History


  • March 19 Local History


  • Less than magical

    “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” Rated: PG for fantasy action violence, some mild rude humor and brief language Release date: July 14

    Running time: 110 minutes Rating: three out of five take slates