A surprise at Central Hardin High School — a long time Spanish teacher arrested and fired after he admitted hugging kissing and inappropriately touching a 14 year old girl in his class. Edwin Bonet Ruiz, who is 54, has been teaching at the school since 2000. Superintendant Nannette Johnson says parents understand this was an […]
There is money in sports. A new study says the Elizabethtown Sports Park is bringing cash to the area — between $11 and $14 million in the last year, thanks to the 47 events that were held a the park. A sizeable chunk of that money was spent in local hotels and restaurants. The park […]
It was arson. A fire last week that burned up a two story duplex. Investigators say it was set on purpose. The fire started in an apartment where a woman lived with her six kids — though the family was not home at the time. They lost nearly everything in the blaze. Who started it […]
A man with a concealed weapon accidentally shot himself in an E’town restaurant Sunday. The man was using the bathroom — set his gun on the toilet paper dispenser, it fell off and fired. The bullet hit the guy in the leg. It happened at the Fazoli’s on North Dixie Avenue. The man had permit […]
How much will it cost taxpayers to built a new county government complex in Hardin County? The Hardin Fiscal Court meets today to nail down the price. The News-Enterprise reports the price could be set more than $13 million depending on the design and options chosen.
People in Hardin County are signing up for Obamacare health insurance faster than residents of many other counties. Kentucky, of course, has its own website for selling health insurance. It’s not using the federal website which hasn’t been working since October. So far, on the Kentucky site, nearly 1,400 Hardin county residents have signed up […]