http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en County fair honored with state award http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/county-fair-honored-state-award <p> Larry Jaggers remembers a time several years ago when the Hardin County Community Fair &amp; Horse Show didn&rsquo;t have as much to offer as it does now. In fact, he said the all-volunteer board had trouble keeping the grass mowed for any event other than the fair.</p> ECTC open to Obama's free tuition proposal http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/ectc-open-obamas-free-tuition-proposal <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/123ectc1_0.jpg" alt="Calla Henning works on a calculus assignment in the library at Elizabethtown Community Technical College last week. Henning is a freshman from Breckinridge County." title="Calla Henning works on a calculus assignment in the library at Elizabethtown Community Technical College last week. Henning is a freshman from Breckinridge County." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">President Barack Obama is proposing a plan to benefit about 9 million students each year and save a full-time community college student, on average, $3,800 in tuition per year.</span></p> T.K. Stone collects cans for Souper Bowl http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/tk-stone-collects-cans-souper-bowl <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/126souperbowl1.jpg" alt="Collection barrels for T.K. Stone Middle School’s week long Souper Bowl event were put in place Monday morning. Students and faculty can place canned goods in the barrel under the NFL team banner they pick to win Super Bowl XLIX. The cans will be donated to Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland." title="Collection barrels for T.K. Stone Middle School’s week long Souper Bowl event were put in place Monday morning. Students and faculty can place canned goods in the barrel under the NFL team banner they pick to win Super Bowl XLIX. The cans will be donated to Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland." align="left" hspace="6" width="155" height="85" /><p> T.K. Stone Middle School Student Council is looking to collect at least 600 canned food goods this week while gearing up for Super Bowl Sunday.</p> <p> Erica Frierson, an English as a second language teacher and student council adviser, said this is the school&rsquo;s second Souper Bowl.</p> AARP to offer tax help http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/aarp-offer-tax-help <p> As income tax season arrives, so does help for those with questions about the hows and whys of filling out personal income tax returns.</p> <p> For more than 20 years, volunteers with AARP have provided guidance to residents of Hardin and surrounding counties in completing state and federal returns.</p> PHOTO: Engineers of the future http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/photo-engineers-future <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/126engineers.jpg" alt="Elizabethtown High School students Roman Wemger, left, and Jacob Dvorjak prepare to test their hand-built roller coaster Monday during their Principles of Engineering class. Wemger used a ball bearing to test the project’s curves and drop. Teacher Justin Line said all the student-designed and built coasters for the class project have to be made of paper products." title="Elizabethtown High School students Roman Wemger, left, and Jacob Dvorjak prepare to test their hand-built roller coaster Monday during their Principles of Engineering class. Wemger used a ball bearing to test the project’s curves and drop. Teacher Justin Line said all the student-designed and built coasters for the class project have to be made of paper products." align="left" hspace="6" width="93" height="85" /> Hardin County jail log: Jan. 27, 2015 http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/hardin-county-jail-log-jan-27-2015 <p> <strong>Bookings at the Hardin County Detention Center from 5 p.m. Sunday through 5 p.m. Monday.</strong></p> Philosopher to speak about science for ECTC lecture series http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/philosopher-speak-about-science-ectc-lecture-series <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/laura-snyder-head-shot.1350x900.jpg" alt="SNYDER" title="SNYDER" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> Renowned author, science historian and philosopher Laura Snyder will present Eliza&shy;bethtown Community and Technical College&rsquo;s next lecture for its LEAF-STEM series.</p> HMH wins award for quality patient care http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/hmh-wins-award-quality-patient-care <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/124hmhaward.jpg" alt="The Kentucky Hospital Association Race to Quality award presented to Hardin Memorial Hospital." title="The Kentucky Hospital Association Race to Quality award presented to Hardin Memorial Hospital." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">After three years of observation of multiple hospitals in the state, the Kentucky Hospital Association has awarded Hardin Memorial Hospital with its Race to Quality award.</span></p>