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Pennsylvania's Elizabethtown High School Wins 2019 TBF/FLW High School Fishing World Finals on Pickwick Lake  Fishing League Worldwide (FLW, LLC)

June 24, 2019 by FLW Communications. FLORENCE, Ala. – Pennsylvania's Elizabethtown High School duo of Anthony Cicero IV and Dakota Snyder, both of ...

Graduations to be streamed live | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Hardin County Educational and Community Television, a department of Hardin County Schools, will produce, air and stream all Hardin County Schools ...

Report: Ky. ranked 34th in child well-being  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

When it comes to the well-being of children, Kentucky is behind most states.

Local high school to appear on TODAY show  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Elizabethtown High School could be on NBC's TODAY Show this week.

Lions Club hosts annual pancake breakfast Saturday | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Elizabethtown Lions Club's motto is “We serve” and in a few days, club members will be frying up thousands of pancakes to serve to the community.

Engineering students have real-world trial run | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Several engineering students at Elizabethtown High School received a glimpse of their future Thursday by participating in mock interviews.

Elizabethtown High School teacher, Travis Thompson, honored with ExCEL Award

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. — It was an exciting day at Elizabethtown High School where we honored our first Excel Award winner of 2019. Travis Thompson comes ...

E'town High students win $10K grant from MIT  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Students from Elizabethtown High School advanced to the next stage of a national grant program, winning $10000 to build their invention.

Weekend Sweep for Robertson  Fishing League Worldwide (FLW, LLC)

Matt Robertson of Kuttawa, Kentucky, swept the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) LBL Division this weekend after winning back-to-back tournaments ...

Two in a row for Elizabethtown High School in Poetry Out Loud state championship; NKY well represented  User-generated content

Elizabethtown High School senior Mary Kate Godfrey emerged as t he state champion March 5 in Kentucky's Poetry Out Loud State Finals at Frankfort's Grand ...

EIS approves work ethic certification program | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Elizabethtown High School seniors soon will be able to earn a work ethic certification just like their counterparts in Hardin County Schools.

Holocaust survivor shares story with E'town High students  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Fred Gross said he is lucky to be alive. The Holocaust survivor spoke Wednesday to Elizabethtown High School students about his journey through France to ...

Schools work to improve academics | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Principals at T.K. Stone Middle School and Elizabethtown High School are working on ways to improve test scores among specific student groups.

Elizabethtown Schools closed Wednesday while police investigate threat  WDRB

Elizabethtown Independent Schools has canceled class Wednesday after a threat was made.

Local students bond, battle through competitive gaming | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

On some days after school dismisses, it is not uncommon to hear the clicking of mouses and typing of keys coming from a room inside the Hardin County ...

EIS ExCEL award winner Thompson mixes up class structure  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Travis Thompson, a world civilization and AP world history teacher at Elizabethtown High School, tries to keep his lectures full of variety to keep students ...

Mock crash shows dangers of drunken, distracted driving  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Wearing a prom dress and covered in red paint meant to resemble blood, Elizabethtown High School senior Emma Tompkins played dead Thursday as her ...

Legendary EHS baseball coach left impact | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Long before Ron Myers ever donned an Elizabethtown High School baseball jersey as the Panthers' head coach, he learned a valuable lesson from his ...

With new director, E'town band ready to try for championship  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Tyler Cantrell wants students in the Elizabethtown High School's marching band to be proud of what they put on the field.

E'town High teacher to receive ExCEL Award  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

An Elizabethtown High School teacher has been named the Elizabethtown Independent Schools' ExCEL Award recipient.

Elizabethtown lottery winner comes forward | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The Elizabethtown woman who won $1 million in Friday's Mega Millions drawing has come forward.

E'town High grad attacked at UC Berkeley  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

An Elizabethtown High School graduate has received significant national media attention after he was attacked at University of California, Berkeley.

Local legislator files bill to help Kentuckians understand finances  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

After making a financial literacy course a high school graduation mandate, local officials now are setting their sights on continuing to make sure Kentuckians ...

Elizabethtown Independent Schools invests thousands in school security  WDRB

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- Last March, several officers shot 51-year-old Jesse Kilgus in a van that sat outside John Hardin High School. Police say not ...

HCS official named E'town High's next principal  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

After meeting for nearly two hours in a closed session Thursday afternoon, the Elizabethtown High School Site-Based, Decision-Making Council selected ...

KDE: Nearly 20 local schools in need of improvement  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Area schools need to improve the academic performance of students with disabilities and other demographic groups, according to the Kentucky Department of ...

District that canceled school due to threat will be open Thursday  WAVE 3

School officials want to find the student who made the threat so they can help that person.

Guy Williams hopes listeners 'Simmer Down' with his music  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Guy Williams, a 2015 Elizabethtown High School graduate, is making strides in music.

Local students selected for Gatton Academy | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science has selected 96 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2021, including four area students, according to a ...

SELECT PREPS: E'town's Been, LaRue's Adkins honored  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The 8th annual Select Preps Awards banquet recognized student-athletes from around the area Friday evening at First Christian Church.

PREP CROSS COUNTRY: E'town's Sarah Been selected KHSAA Female Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Year  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Going full bore in everything is a Sarah Been trait. “I always take the hardest classes,” admitted the senior at Elizabethtown High School, who has a 4.0 GPA and ...

Local students named National Merit Finalists | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Four Hardin County Schools seniors and one Elizabethtown High School senior who earned National Merit Semifinalist status last September now are National ...

Elizabethtown students competing for prestigious MIT grant | Education  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A prestigious MIT grant is up for grabs and some Elizabethtown High School students think they have the winning idea. Students in ...

'Child of the Holocaust' shares story at State Theater  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

A million and a half Jewish children lost their lives in the Holocaust, Fred Gross, who was only 3 when Germany invaded Belgium, told those in attendance ...

Elizabethtown High School teaching students to 'Run, Hide, Fight' on heels of Marshall County mass shooting  WDRB

Elizabethtown High School students will watch a video of the training this week.

Hardin County Schools tries using cameras to catch negligent motorists  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Motorists are ignoring the stop sign arms on school buses and school districts are taking the matter into their own hands.

BOYS' 5TH REGION: Central Hardin in hot pursuit of first region championship  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The Central Hardin Bruins have never won a 5th Region championship, but they hope to change that by the end of the week.

Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game is set for Sunday  Courier Journal

The ninth annual Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game is set for 2 p.m. Sunday at Elizabethtown High School.

Gregory proactive in learning role of mayor | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Jeff Gregory may only be the Elizabethtown mayor-elect, but his face already is becoming a common sight at city hall.

Simpson, Brangers honored as best | High School Sports  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Allie Simpson felt there were times when she was in the background.

Sharing an everlasting bond | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Stephanie Cottrell and Darlene Moore share an everlasting bond as co-workers, friends and as “Nana” and “Meemaw.”

Newcomer looks to join E'town school board  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Kim Headspeth Iman wants to invest in Elizabethtown Independent Schools, so she's running for a spot on school board this year.

Murder trial begins today on anniversary of shooting  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Jury selection for the first of what became six Elizabethtown homicides last year begins today on the one-year anniversary of the death of Xedric “C.J.” McNeil.

Elizabethtown man accused of killing wife shot dead in high school parking lot  The Courier-Journal

An Elizabethtown man police believed to have killed his wife tried to get his child from John Hardin High School on Wednesday, leading Kentucky State Police ...

Morningside principal steps down | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Seeking leadership opportunities closer to home, Morningside Elementary School's principal is stepping down at the end of this week.

Governor's School for Entrepreneurs selects 72 Kentucky high school students for highly competitive summer program – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, today announced 72 ...

Google program gives Elizabethtown High students flexibility with classwork  WDRB

EHS rolled out the program Jan. 11, and students use Google Chromebooks to keep up with their schoolwork. Teachers can load assignments, reading ...

HCEC-TV to live stream HCS high school graduations  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

When Hardin County Schools' seniors graduate next week, the ceremony will be broadcast live on local cable channels and the internet.

John Calipari Satellite Camp Tour Returns with 10 Stops in June  UKAthletics

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Brought back last season by popular demand, the Kentucky men's basketball team will take the John Calipari Satellite Camp Tour back on ...

E'town Lions Club to host spaghetti dinner tonight  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Those who enjoy giving back to the community and partaking in all-you-can-eat pasta may find some joy in attending the Elizabethtown Lions Club annual ...

Kentucky roster set for Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game  Courier Journal

A 40-man roster has been announced for the Kentucky team that will face a squad from Louisville in the annual Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game.

Seniors motivate younger students during annual walk | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

With the sound of drums and cheers of young children echoing throughout the hallway, John Hardin High School seniors walked through New Highland ...

Historymobile exhibit promotes values of basketball, hall of fame  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

FRANKFORT — Designed with support and encouragement of the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame, the Historymobile exhibit on a century of ...

State Theater transition 'the only fair way to operate'  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

A decision to put operations of the city-owned State Theater back in the hands of city government beginning July 1 was welcomed by the facility's all-volunteer ...

Bus driver finds bond with West Point students  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Joe Bryan has traveled many miles on U.S. 31W, driving a school bus between West Point and Elizabethtown.

Erin Boley in Final Four | Editorials  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Just think of the last four years for former Elizabethtown High School basketball standout Erin Boley.

EIS' Smallwood promoted to assistant superintendent | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Steve Smallwood's top goal when he became principal at Elizabethtown High School was to build consistency.

Area marching bands win top awards at weekend competitions  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

High school marching bands from Elizabethtown and Central Hardin placed first in their respective competitions over the weekend.

Financial literacy measure 'a huge step' for Kentucky students  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Alex Todd has advocated for a financial literacy graduation requirement for 10 years. Monday night, the state of Kentucky moved another step closer to making ...

Governor's School for Entrepreneurship selects 72 high school students for summer program at NKU  User-generated content

The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, has announced 72 high school students ...

Sailor surprises sisters with heartwarming reunion | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Olivia Yurcisin, 17, did not believe her eyes Saturday when she turned around and saw her brother striding toward her and her younger sister, Sophia Bradley, ...

Sunday crash victims remembered by friend, parent | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

His laugh. That's what left an impression of Mark Isham most of the time.

EHS grad killed in crash on Ky. 210 | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

A 1983 Elizabethtown High School graduate was one of two people killed Sunday night in a head-on collision in Taylor County.

The Gatton Academy Selects 96 Students for Class of 2021  WKU News

“We are very excited to welcome such a remarkable group of students to the Gatton Class of 2021! These students are coming from all across the ...

Key to safety: School safety officer say relationships are most important part of job  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Larry Robinson starts his mornings at Central Hardin High School outside.

John Calipari Satellite Camp Tour Returns with Nine Stops in June  WYMT News

Brought back last season by popular demand, the Kentucky men's basketball team will take the John Calipari Satellite Camp Tour back on the road in June.

Kentucky native finds success by performing in new Spider-Man video game  WDRB

The new Spider-Man video game is breaking records and giving a Kentucky native her big break.

Elizabethtown Independent Schools on hold until next week after sub-zero temps damage buildings  WDRB

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- Classrooms and hallways are empty at all Elizabethtown Independent Schools because sub-zero temperatures burst pipes ...

E'town native looks forward to leading Caldwell schools  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Becoming the leader of a school district has been on Nate Huggins' bucket list for decades.

Local dancers to appear in Macy's parade | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Three local teens are in New York City this week to dance in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Louisville roster set for Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game  Courier Journal

Forty-two seniors from the Louisville area have been selected to participate in the annual Best of the Bluegrass All-Star Football Game.

Former Elizabethtown High School teacher accused of exchanging sexual text messages with student  LancasterOnline

A former Elizabethtown High School music teacher is accused of exchanging sexual text messages with a student. Cody L. Floyd, 25, of Mount Joy, was charged ...

Basketball hall of fame announces month-long admission promotion  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

As the high school basketball season reaches its zenith with regional play and state tournament action starting next week, the Kentucky High School Basketball ...

South Laurel High School Wins 2019 KHSAA State Bass Fishing Championship on Kentucky Lake  Fishing League Worldwide (FLW, LLC)

CALVERT CITY, Ky. – The South Laurel High School team of Shawn Coots and Trent Keitner brought a two-day cumulative total of 10 bass weighing 32 pounds, ...

Eight local players selected for Best of the Bluegrass football all-star game in December  User-generated content

By Terry Boehmker NKyTribune sports reporter. Eight seniors on Northern Kentucky high school football teams have been invited to play in the annual Best of ...

E'town winter guard earns 5th straight competition win  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Flags, rifles and sabers were flying high Saturday in John Hardin High School's gymnasium as it hosted a Tristate Marching Arts contest.

Elizabethtown man wanted in connection with area burglaries

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Authorities in Hardin County are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect wanted in several residential burglaries.

Former trooper files for Elizabethtown mayor | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Days after retiring from the Kentucky State Police, Jeff Gregory has entered the race for Elizabethtown mayor.

Western Kentucky's Gatton Academy accepts five area high school students  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Next fall, 99 students from 48 counties in Kentucky will attend The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science at Western Kentucky University, the academy ...

Purdue women's soccer completes 2019 recruiting class

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (Via Purdue University) – Purdue University women's soccer head coach Drew Roff unveiled Emma Tompkins as the newest member of ...

Calipari Satellite Camp to make nine stops throughout the state  Kentucky Today

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — John Calipari will make nine stops throughout the state as part of his satellite camp next month. The camp, for children ages 7-17, will ...

Local schools show growth in test scores | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Students at two local high schools set records this year with their ACT scores.

Murder trial set a year after shooting | Crime And Courts  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

On the one-year anniversary of the day police say Charles Roberson Jr. shot a man multiple times outside a Diecks Drive apartment complex, he will stand trial ...

EIS cancels school for rest of week | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Students in Elizabethtown Independent Schools will not return to school this week as crews continue to repair damage caused by flooding and broken pipes.

School districts weigh options for make-up day  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Local school districts are considering how to make up Wednesday's snow day.

15 students to vie for Poetry Out Loud championship, including Jamesha Nellum of Newport High School  User-generated content

Fifteen school champions will advance to the Poetry Out Loud state competition March 5 at the Grand Theatre in Frankfort. The winner of the state championship ...

Screen-sized sports  The Independent

LLOYD Their playing field is as small as a video screen and as large as the world.

Elizabethtown's Erin Boley picks Oregon as destination after leaving Notre Dame  The Courier-Journal

Former Kentucky high school basketball all-star Erin Boley is heading out west.

ALL-USA Girls Basketball First Team: Erin Boley, Elizabethtown (Ky.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

The 2015-16 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Girls Basketball Teams were selected by USA TODAY Sports' Jim Halley in consultation with high school ...

Morningside opens new makerspace learning lab | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Students learn about science, technology, engineering and math and do projects in the new space.

'It starts with us': Area high school students rally for safer schools  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The students gathered to talk about school safety and to hold memorials for those who died in recent school shootings.

Trial by fire leads to new principal job  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Dawne Swank was named the new principal at T.K. Stone Middle School last week.

E'town man indicted on murder charge | Crime And Courts  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

An Elizabethtown man who fled a Diecks Drive shooting scene on Super Bowl Sunday has been indicted on a murder charge by a Hardin County grand jury.

Police report first homicide of year | Crime And Courts  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Just hours after she learned of the fatal shooting of her brother outside an Elizabethtown apartment complex, Kyesha Kane said Monday the death of Xedric ...

Arkansas State adds to women’s basketball roster with 2 transfers  KAIT

Jada Stinson and Talia Roldan will be eligible to play in the 2020-2021 season.

E'town school board member seeks House seat  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Matt Wyatt, a member of the Elizabethtown Independent Schools board, watched Gov. Matt Bevin's budget address earlier this month and said he was outraged.

Retired trooper enters race for mayor | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

An Elizabethtown native, Jeff Gregory stood among more than 100 supporters Friday morning — many already wearing “Gregory for Mayor” T-shirts and holding ...

West Point to emphasize technology this school year  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

In her first all-school assembly Tuesday morning at West Point Independent, Principal Lisa Storey encouraged students to aim high this school year.

T.K. Stone teacher strives to be 'champion' for students  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

When Aidan Aldridge thinks of his former middle school English teacher, Kerrie Bal, one word comes to mind: care.

Haddock, Buchanan named First-Team All-State | Prep Sports  Bowling Green Daily News

Anna Haddock and Whitaker Buchanan highlight local girls' soccer players named to the 2018 All-State team announced by the Kentucky High School Soccer ...

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