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PHOTOS: 'In God We Trust' displays at several Kentucky public schools  WKYT

Kentucky school districts are showing different ways to display 'In God We Trust' after Gov. Bevin signed a law mandating the national motto in all public schools.

Local high school to appear on TODAY show  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

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

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.

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.

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 ...

Elizabethtown High InvenTeam gives update on safety monitor  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The Elizabethtown High School InvenTeam had its mid-year technical review, giving those who gathered Friday in the high school library an update on the ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Elizabethtown Independent Schools closed Wednesday following threat  WLKY Louisville

The Elizabethtown Independent School District has canceled Wednesday's classes after a threat was received.

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 ...

West Point School could close, merge | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The future of West Point Independent School and the district is in limbo.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Students earn hundreds of industry certifications | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

This past school year, several Elizabethtown High School students obtained at least one certification in their preferred career field, which allowed them to add to ...

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 ...

HCS looking for school principals | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

School is out for the year, but preparation for the 2019-20 school year already has begun for Hardin County Schools and Elizabethtown Independent Schools.

Vencill, Hall of Fame coach, mentor and friend, dies  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

As a boys' basketball coach, Ray Vencill Jr. led two high schools to Kentucky state championship games within a three-year stretch and on three occasions was ...

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 ...

Essay winner | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

TREY CRUMBIE/The News-Enterprise Karl Olive, assistant principal for student services at Elizabethtown High School, left, speaks Monday about Elizabethtown ...

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.

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

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- It looked like a normal school day for students as they walked the halls of Elizabethtown High School. But Wednesday was ...

Elizabethtown InvenTeam returns from MIT after presenting invention  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Several months after winning $10000 to create an invention, 10 students from Elizabethtown High School recently traveled to Massachusetts Institute of ...

Elizabethtown High School holds lockdown drill  WLKY Louisville

In light of this week's shooting, many schools across the commonwealth are reviewing their emergency policies and safety plans.

Former coach leaves legacy | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Vince Hancock won 142 games and a state championship as a head football coach, but it's the lessons he taught beyond the game that left the greatest impact, ...

Elizabethtown High School's Travis Thompson honored with ExCEL Award

Travis Thompson comes from a long line of educators. He decided to go into business but at the age of 30 came to realize his calling was in fact teaching.

North Hardin senior overcomes life's hurdles | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

As senior years of high school go, Cassandra Roznowski has been through a tough one.

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.

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.

Schools Aim to Teach Teens Financial Savvy  The Wall Street Journal

A growing number of states are enacting laws that require schools to teach financial literacy, reflecting concern over the impact that money problems, which can ...

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 ...

EIS to honor eight alumni | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Lawyers and business executives are among the eight alumni who will be recognized next month by Elizabethtown Independent Schools.

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.”

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Even in death, Taylors learn from their children  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

In the weeks after Brice Taylor's death five years ago today, his mother and father learned more and more about their only son.

With their best times behind them, Taylors push forward  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Tonya Taylor looked down at the white tissue spread between her two hands, dampened by her tears and torn at its center.

Program hopes to create lasting interest for girls in STEM fields  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Elementary age girls from Morningside and Helmwood Heights elementary schools had the chance Saturday to learn more about science through SciGirls at ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

'40s basketball star Red French dies | Sports |  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

A successful local businessman and father of six, William B. “Red” French's commitment to excellence and penchant for hard work first manifested itself on the ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Even in death, family learns from its children  Kentucky Today

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (KT) - In the weeks after Brice Taylor's death five years ago Friday, his mother and father learned more and more about their only son.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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, ...

Elizabethtown adopted! By Elizabethtown, Kentucky  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Mayor Sylvia Campbell had not heard from anyone in Kentucky recently. Then she read an email. Elizabethtown, it turns out, has been ...

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Lady Hawks have no seniors on roster  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Summer hoops were in full action on Monday as the LaRue County girls' basketball squad started the Duke's Summer Shootout at Elizabethtown High School.

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.

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.

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.

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Meade County topples Elizabethtown (09/03) | High School Sports  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The Meade County Lady Waves made some major changes after their four-set loss to the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers on Aug. 24.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

WKU English Department forms Advisory Council  WKU News

From Left to Right: Joseph Kirkpatrick, Caleb Ernst, Rob Hale, Allison Gardner Willian, and Quinton Owens. Members Not Pictured: Sam Ford, Rachel Hoge, ...

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 ...

Local student wins statewide essay and artwork contest  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Elizabethtown High School freshman Ayran Casanova was wearing a big smile Thursday as she accepted an award for an essay she wrote last school year.

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.

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 ...

Mount Olive duo snags 2nd at fishing world finals  North Jefferson News

The Phillips brothers are at it again. Griffin and Fletcher of Gardendale High School combined for three bass last Saturday to secure second place at the 2019 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Family Matters: Four siblings, one in each grade, are attending E'town High School this year  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

For the first time in four years, Olivia Harner has her three brothers at school with her.

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 ...

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 ...

John Hardin students make history | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The success of the Class of 2018 partly is the result of several strategies and programs implemented over the last few years.

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.

Former Kentucky high school principal sentenced to 9 years for child porn from student phone  The Courier-Journal

LOUISVILLE — A former Kentucky high school principal was sentenced to nine years in federal prison on Thursday for uploading nude pictures of a student from ...

Elizabethtown Public Works project moving along | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Construction of Elizabethtown's new Public Work Department facilities on Waterworks Drive is progressing with one of the buildings projected to be completed ...

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 ...

Assistant principal tapped for T.K. Stone head job  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The T.K. Stone Middle School Site-Based Decision-Making Council tapped Dawne Swank as its next principal Thursday night.

TK Stone teacher wins 2017 ExCEL Award | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Kerrie Bal, an English teacher at T.K. Stone Middle School, always strives to do her best, she said. On Monday, the district announced she was the top teacher ...

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 ...

For Hartlage, strong female role models pave the way to ANWA

Lauren Hartlage will fly the Louisville flag at the Augusta National Women's Amateur, a game-changing event in her sport.

Japanese students visit E'town schools | Education  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Miku Saimaru was anxious about her visit to Elizabethtown this week. The student from Koori-Machi, Japan, Elizabethtown's sister city, still is learning English, ...

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