http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en 21-year Army veteran signs books at Barr Memorial Library http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/21-year-army-veteran-signs-books-barr-memorial-library <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/brad_taylor_credit_claudio_marinesco.jpg" alt="Brad Taylor " title="Brad Taylor " align="left" hspace="6" width="58" height="85" /><p> Author Brad Taylor will discus and sign his book &ldquo;The Insider Threat&rdquo; at noon Tuesday at Barr Memorial Library at Fort Knox.</p> <p> Complimentary copies of &ldquo;The Insider Threat&rdquo; will be available to soldiers in uniform.</p> <p> Taylor, a retired U.S. Army special operations lieutenant colonel, uses his 21-year military career as background for his book.</p> Weather holds for July Fourth festivities http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/weather-holds-july-fourth-festivities <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/75fest1.jpg" alt="Fireworks explode Saturday night over Brooks Field during the Fort Knox July Fourth Celebration." title="Fireworks explode Saturday night over Brooks Field during the Fort Knox July Fourth Celebration." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">With music playing from the Joe Bachman and the Tailgaters, cadets danced in a muddied Brooks Field during the Fort Knox July Fourth celebration.</span></p> Assault victim relieved to learn of attacker's plea deal http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/assault-victim-relieved-learn-attackers-plea-deal <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tucker_joshua_0.jpg" alt="TUCKER" title="TUCKER" align="left" hspace="6" width="76" height="85" /><p> On Tuesday, Kelly Hammon&shy;tree went to work like any other day, but a phone call around 4 p.m. left her collapsing into a co-workers arms crying tears of joy.</p> <p> The call was to tell her that the man accused of attempting to kill her and burglarizing her Elizabethtown apartment last year had pleaded guilty to a lesser charge and accepted a 10-year sentence.</p> NAACP to hold local forums to discuss racial divide http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/naacp-hold-local-forums-discuss-racial-divide <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">About 150 years after slaves were freed and 50 after discrimination against their descendants was outlawed, Hardin County NAACP President Marcus Ray has a plan to address lingering racial issues that he says contributed to the slaying of nine black congregants more than two weeks ago at a South Carolina church.</span></p> Man arrested for assaulting RPD officer http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/man-arrested-assaulting-rpd-officer <p> A Radcliff resident was arrested on charges including assaulting a police officer Sunday morning by Radcliff police.</p> <p> Mario Montez Jenkins, 20, is being held in the Hardin County Detention Center on a cash bond of $5,000.</p> Setting up for the fair http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/setting-fair <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150705_fairsetup01.jpg" alt="Workers set up an amusement ride Sunday for the Hardin County Fair &amp; Horse Show which opens tonight at the fairgrounds off U.S. 31W south of Elizabethtown." title="Workers set up an amusement ride Sunday for the Hardin County Fair &amp; Horse Show which opens tonight at the fairgrounds off U.S. 31W south of Elizabethtown." align="left" hspace="6" width="79" height="85" /><p> <strong>TODAY</strong></p> <p> Nolin RECC Day $1 off admission</p> D.C. honor flight available for World War II veterans http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/dc-honor-flight-available-world-war-ii-veterans <p> Last year, Ralph Reese of Radcliff was among 22 veterans from around the state who spent a day in Washington, D.C., as part of the Honor Flight program, sponsored by Nolin RECC and Kentucky&rsquo;s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives.</p> <p> Reese served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and said there were numerous highlights to the trip.</p> Setting aside lunch plans to deal with emergency http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/setting-aside-lunch-plans-deal-emergency <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150630_mm_johnloyall01.jpg" alt="John Loyall works at Hardin Memorial Hospital registering patients. He was the HMH Ambassador of the Month for June for his response to a car wreck near the hospital." title="John Loyall works at Hardin Memorial Hospital registering patients. He was the HMH Ambassador of the Month for June for his response to a car wreck near the hospital." align="left" hspace="6" width="148" height="85" /><p> During a lunch break, John Loyall went from registering patients in the emergency room to responding to an emergency himself.</p> <p> Loyall works as a patient registrar at the Women&rsquo;s Imaging Center with Hardin Memorial Health. But when he had a similar job in the ER, he did a little something out of the ordinary one day at lunch time.</p>