http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Severe weather possible today http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/severe-weather-possible-today <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/weather_image.jpg" alt="Click on the image to enlarge it." title="Click on the image to enlarge it." align="left" hspace="6" width="110" height="85" /><p> The National Weather Service has a hazardous weather outlook today that includes Hardin and all adjacent counties.</p> <p> The forecast calls for strong to severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. These storms are capable of producing large hail.</p> <p> Damaging winds also are possible and conditions could be right for the formation of tornadoes, the weather service said.</p> '70s rock concert to offer audience special 'Experience' http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/70s-rock-concert-offer-audience-special-experience <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cre1newcolor.jpg" alt="Midnight Special performs The Classic Rock Experience show, which features walls of giant speakers and fog machines. The group performs live Saturday night at The Historic State Theater." title="Midnight Special performs The Classic Rock Experience show, which features walls of giant speakers and fog machines. The group performs live Saturday night at The Historic State Theater." align="left" hspace="6" width="182" height="85" /><p> The audience will get &ldquo;More Than a Feeling&rdquo; they are taking a journey back in time when The Classic Rock Experience arrives at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at The Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown.</p> Vine Grove goes Mayberry this weekend http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/vine-grove-goes-mayberry-weekend <p> Vine Grove will dance right into this year&rsquo;s festival line up this weekend with a little &ldquo;majik,&rdquo; jazz and balloons.</p> <p> Folks dressed like they&rsquo;re visiting Sheriff Andy Taylor in his hometown of Mayberry will descend on Vine Grove at 5 p.m. today to buy food and wares from vendors before dancing in the street with D.J. Jose Rivera from 6 until dark.</p> Teaching life lessons: On eve of prom, seniors 'experience' drunken driving http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/teaching-life-lessons-eve-prom-seniors-experience-drunken-driving <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150423_impairedriving01.jpg" alt="North Hardin senior Desiree Sharps hits a few cones as she tries driving while wearing goggles that simulate a driver having a blood alcohol content of 0.17 on Thursday at the high school." title="North Hardin senior Desiree Sharps hits a few cones as she tries driving while wearing goggles that simulate a driver having a blood alcohol content of 0.17 on Thursday at the high school." align="left" hspace="6" width="114" height="85" /><p> Prom requires many preparations. The perfect outfit paired with the perfect hair, makeup and accessories plus special dinner arrangements.</p> 30 kids get sneak peek at new store http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/30-kids-get-sneak-peek-new-store <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/423academy1.jpg" alt="Valerie Patrick models a pair of sunglasses Thursday as she shops with Academy Sports+Outdoors associate Janice Tyree during the Big Brothers Big Sisters shopping spree." title="Valerie Patrick models a pair of sunglasses Thursday as she shops with Academy Sports+Outdoors associate Janice Tyree during the Big Brothers Big Sisters shopping spree." align="left" hspace="6" width="116" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Valerie Patrick had her eye on one thing in Academy Sports+Outdoors: a red skateboard.</span></p> <p> &ldquo;I already had one but I lost it,&rdquo; she said Thursday. &ldquo;It went away and someone might have stole it.&rdquo;</p> Grandmother pleads guilty to allowing child to ingest meth http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/grandmother-pleads-guilty-allowing-child-ingest-meth <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/423smith.jpg" alt="Sherrie Ann Smith walks out of Hardin Circuit Court after she pleaded guilty to wanton endangerment of a minor. Smith&#039;s recommended sentence is five years." title="Sherrie Ann Smith walks out of Hardin Circuit Court after she pleaded guilty to wanton endangerment of a minor. Smith&#039;s recommended sentence is five years." align="left" hspace="6" width="108" height="85" /><p> A woman is facing five years in prison if a judge accepts a plea agreement where she admitted to endangering an infant who ingested meth while in her care.</p> Man accused of assault at 2013 party sentenced http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/man-accused-assault-2013-party-sentenced <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/423raasch.jpg" alt="Kristopher A. Raasch shares a smile after being sentenced in Hardin Circuit Court to 10 years for first-degree assault and tampering with physical evidence for assaulting a woman at a party in 2013." title="Kristopher A. Raasch shares a smile after being sentenced in Hardin Circuit Court to 10 years for first-degree assault and tampering with physical evidence for assaulting a woman at a party in 2013." align="left" hspace="6" width="163" height="85" /><p> An Elizabethtown man was sentenced to 10 years in prison as a result of a 2013 assault at a party in Radcliff.</p> <p> Kristopher A. Raasch, 40, pleaded guilty to first-degree assault and tampering with physical evidence. He was sentenced Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court to 10 years for the assault and five years for the tampering charge to run concurrently for a total of 10 years.</p> Trial date set for men charged in sexual assault http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/trial-date-set-men-charged-sexual-assault <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/barnett_elijah_0.jpg" alt="BARNETT" title="BARNETT" align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> A trial date was set for two Eliza&shy;bethtown men accused of sexually assaulting a girl in late February at a party.</p>