http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Driving to a new look http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/driving-new-look <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150728_dealerships_bigm.jpg" alt="A Big M Certified Pre-Owned dealership is under construction on Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown north of the bypass." title="A Big M Certified Pre-Owned dealership is under construction on Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown north of the bypass." align="left" hspace="6" width="191" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">There&rsquo;s no telling how many car lots spanned U.S. 31W when Bob Swope Ford opened 40 years ago today. But now, more than 60 operate along the route between Elizabethtown&rsquo;s southern end and the Ohio River.</span></p> Rare Pappy bourbon to benefit North Hardin marching band http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/rare-pappy-bourbon-benefit-north-hardin-marching-band <p> Radcliff will christen the North Hardin High School band&rsquo;s voyage to the Macy&rsquo;s Thanksgiving Day Parade with a rare bottle of Pappy Van Winkle.</p> HMH receives poor marks for preventing infections http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/hmh-receives-poor-marks-preventing-infections <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cdiff.jpg" alt="Medical illustration of Clostridium difficile." title="Medical illustration of Clostridium difficile." align="left" hspace="6" width="66" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Many hospitals across the nation are facing a tough fight when it comes to controlling patient infections, according to a recent rating released by Consumer Reports.</span></p> <p> Hardin Mem&shy;orial Hospital in Elizabethtown is one of them.</p> Ford Pinto owners cruise through the Heartland http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/ford-pinto-owners-cruise-through-heartland <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150729_pintostampede01.jpg" alt="Scott Thorn, right, looks at Richard Metcalfe&#039;s 1973 Pinto Runabout on Wednesday at the Super 8 hotel in Elizabethtown. Metcalfe was in town for the 2015 Pinto Stampede a road trip for Ford Pinto owners that also supports the Wounded Warrior Project." title="Scott Thorn, right, looks at Richard Metcalfe&#039;s 1973 Pinto Runabout on Wednesday at the Super 8 hotel in Elizabethtown. Metcalfe was in town for the 2015 Pinto Stampede a road trip for Ford Pinto owners that also supports the Wounded Warrior Project." align="left" hspace="6" width="53" height="85" /><p> About 14 Ford Pintos of all colors rolled through Elizabethtown Wednesday to kick off the 2015 Pinto Stampede road trip.</p> LaRue County band will take listener through life’s emotions http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/larue-county-band-will-take-listener-through-life%E2%80%99s-emotions <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/729larue1.jpg" alt="LaRue County High School marching band director Jaime Smith leads members through marching drills recently." title="LaRue County High School marching band director Jaime Smith leads members through marching drills recently." align="left" hspace="6" width="142" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The LaRue County Band of Hawks is creating a marching show of emotions this year.</span></p> <p> The band&rsquo;s 2015 show is titled &ldquo;Inside Out&rdquo; and isn&rsquo;t directly related to the recent Pixar film.</p> Funeral Sunday for E’town shooting victim http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/funeral-sunday-e%E2%80%99town-shooting-victim <p> Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday afternoon at Percell &amp; Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown for the man shot and killed early Tuesday morning in a Washington Street home.</p> Kentucky Career Center to have grand opening Tuesday http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/kentucky-career-center-have-grand-opening-tuesday <p> Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen will join local and state officials, members of the business community, workforce and economic development professionals and others Tuesday at 1 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the Kentucky Career Center &ndash; Lincoln Trail in Elizabethtown.</p> PHOTO: A side job http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/photo-side-job <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150730_siding.jpg" alt="David Perkins finishes hammering a piece of siding in place Thursday as James Kidd prepares to measure the length of the next piece while working on an Elizabethtown Parks and Recreation building at American Legion Park in Elizabethtown." title="David Perkins finishes hammering a piece of siding in place Thursday as James Kidd prepares to measure the length of the next piece while working on an Elizabethtown Parks and Recreation building at American Legion Park in Elizabethtown." align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" />