Today's News

  • Meningitis case found at JTA


    By KELLY RICHARDSON krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com

    VINE GROVE — A case of invasive meningococcal disease was diagnosed Sunday in a J.T. Alton Middle School student, the Lincoln Trail District Health Department reports.

    The student is in stable condition at Hardin Memorial Hospital, which reported the case to the health department. The health department is working to identify others who could have the disease.

  • Ragland


  • Dec. 15, 2008: Obituaries

    Vivian L. Hardy, 87

    Kenneth A. Huffman, 49

    Valerie Sue Pederson, 46

    Leroy Elbert Shewmaker, 80

    Vivian L. Hardy

    Vivian L. Hardy, 87, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Harborside in Bowling Green.

    Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Brown Funeral Home. Kenneth A. Huffman

    Kenneth A. Huffman, 49, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He is survived by his wife, Leslie Huffman.

  • Dec. 15: Services

    Ader Dupin, 97, of Big Clifty, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2008. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. Visitation continues from 9 to 11 a.m. today at the funeral home.

    James Pat Mouser, 72, of Hodgenville, died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008. The Mass is at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Martin of Tours with burial in St. Joachim Cemetery in LaRue County. Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: North Hardin holds off Central Hardin (12/14)


  • BOYS' & GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Panthers fall to Louisville Male; Hawks top Hart (12/14)

    The News-Enterprise

    Not even a 26-point fourth quarter could bring the Elizabethtown Panthers all the way back against Louisville Male on Saturday.

    The Panthers outscored the Bulldogs by nine in the fourth quarter, but still lost their second game in as many days, 66-59 in the Clem Haskins/Bob Graves Classic at Louisville Western.

    Junior post Curtis Washington paced Elizabethtown (1-4) with 14 points, nine rebounds and three blocks, while junior forward Jamie Haire chipped in with 10 points, two assists and one steal.

  • Parents announce birth of Lillyan Faith

    LILLYAN FAITH JUSTINE EWING HOLBERT BLAIR   Rocky and Bridgette Blair of Hodgenville announce the birth of a daughter, Lillyan Faith Justine Ewing Holbert Blair, on July 14, 2008, at Norton Kosair Hospital in Louisville. She weighed 1 pound, 4 ounces and was 12 inches long.

  • Holidays can lead to increased DUI numbers



    HARDIN COUNTY – Statistics show the frequency of summertime drunken driving arrests and incidents surpasses that around the holidays, but police still are warning partiers and motorists to use their heads when going to, and returning from, Christmas and New Year’s Eve get-togethers.  

  • Vintage Base Ball coming to Hardin County (12/15)



    HARDIN COUNTY — Will Stolz is hoping to bring Vintage Base Ball to Hardin County.

    What is Vintage Base Ball, which is spelled using two words like it was prior to the 1880s?

    Vintage Base Ball recreates the game based on the rules and customs of the 19th century. The game is quite different than baseball as it is played today.

  • Buying for the storm



    HARDIN COUNTY — The Christmas shopping rush isn’t the only reason people are visiting stores this week.

    The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for much of the state on Monday, and the threat of potential freezing rain and snow had anxious shoppers hitting local stores equipping themselves with the essentials needed to combat any potential torrents.