Today's News

  • Precinct officer shortage a possibility



    A grand jury report issued last week on Hardin County’s primary election revealed it was free of fraud and corruption, but other concerns came to light during the review.

    Namely, the potential for a precinct officer shortage come November.

    Hardin County Clerk Kenny Tabb, who addressed the grand jury, said such a shortage would be a first, but it is not out of the realm of possibility.

  • Marissa announces birth of brother


    Marissa Bates announces the birth of a brother, Gavyn Wylie Bates, on March 22, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18¾ inches long.

    Parents are Wesley and Laura Bates of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Thomas and Linda Strickland of Vine Grove, Robert A. Bates of Morristown, Tenn., and Midred Druen of Elizabethtown.

  • KSP: Expect safety checkpoints, heavier patrol in July

    The News-Enterprise

    Throughout July, the Kentucky State Police will conduct safety evaluations on roadways in Hardin County and seven other counties served by Post 4.

    Troopers will set up safety checkpoints on roadways in Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Hardin, Jefferson, LaRue, Meade and Nelson counties at various times, particularly on weekends when impaired driving is at its maximum.

    The focus of the safety checks is to reduce the incidence of drug- and alcohol-impaired drivers. Officers also will emphasize the use of child safety seats and seat belts.

  • Cecilia crash victims recovering

    Staff Report

    A young family of three from Cecilia is recovering from injuries sustained Wednesday in a serious crash on St. John Road.

    Kayla Clenney and Jonathon Hart, both 20, and their 8-month-old child were southbound Wednesday afternoon in the 14000 block of St. John Road when the 1978 Ford pickup they occupied left the right side of the road, hit a tree and stopped in a creek.

    The parents, neither of whom had been wearing seat belts, were flown to a Louisville hospital with serious injuries, police said.

  • Red Cross Appreciates Support For Blood Drive

    Our recent 24 annual Cooking For Life Blood Drive was a success, thanks to many donors, businesses and volunteers.

  • CLP Awards Scholarship To Markisha Woodson

    Community Leadership Program (CLP) Class of ‘99 member Margaret Freeman presents the annual scholarship to Markisha Woodson of North Hardin High School.


  • July 2, 2010: Services


  • Thanks from Yates Body Shop


  • Kuhn


    Stacy Geneva Jandl and Thomas Charles Kuhn Jr., both of Radcliff, were married June 5, 2010, at Camp Carlson. A reception followed in Carlson Hall.

    The bride is the daughter of Adrian and Barbara Bambini of Radcliff. She is the mother of Henry Jandl and Scott Bambini.

    The groom is the son of Tom and Judy Kuhn Sr. and the grandson of Gertrude Hollinsead, all of Louisville. His children are Lisa Haley, Kandace Kuhn, Ross Metras, Tonya Kuhn, Bryan Kuhn and Loren Metras.

  • Edwards-Smith


    Vickey Edwards and Tony Smith of Upton announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Theresa and Cecil Cockerel of Big Clifty and Michael Pickard of Clarksville, Ind.

    The groom is the son of Linda Smith of Upton and the late George Thomas Smith.

    The wedding is at 4:30 p.m. EST, June 5, 2010, at Upton Baptist Church with the reception immediately following the ceremony.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. R.S.V.P to smithwedding0605@yahoo.com.