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  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Meade falls on road (01/26)

    The News-Enterprise FLOYDS KNOBS, Ind. — The Meade County Lady Waves’ seven-game winning streak came to an end Monday night in a 74-45 loss to homestanding Floyd Central. Meade County (10-8) trailed 15-7 at the end of the first quarter before falling behind 40-18 at the break. Senior forward Carly Evans led the Lady Waves with 10 points, nine rebounds and one block, whil

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Elizabethtown beats Nelson County (01/26)


  • Jan. 26, 2010: Obituaries

    Rylee Wyatt Ashbaugh

    Rylee Wyatt Ashbaugh, infant, of Leitchfield, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, in Leitchfield.

    Survivors include his parents, Ricky and Latisha Hayse Ashbaugh; and one brother, Kyle Ashbaugh.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. CST Thursday at Dermitt Funeral Home in Caneyville. Burial will be in Wilson Home Church Cemetery.

    Visitation is at 9 a.m. CST at the funeral home.

    Mark Leon Day

  • Sex offender agrees to probated sentence

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – A Radcliff man scheduled to go to trial this week on multiple counts of child sex abuse won’t appear in court until March when he’s formally sentenced. The change stems from a recent plea deal. According to court records, Randy Lee Zobenica, 56, agreed to a probated 10-year sentence in exchange for his gui

  • Burke's third trial scheduled for August



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Aug. 9. That’s the next time Commonwealth’s Attorney Chris Shaw will attempt to try U.S. Army Sgt. Brent Burke for the 2007 shooting deaths of his estranged wife, Tracy, and her former mother-in-law, Karen Comer.

    The double-murder case was scheduled to begin this month, and also in September 2009.

    During both attempts, exhaustive individual screenings of more than 100 potential jurors precluded news that a witness could not make it to Elizabethtown in time to testify.

  • Jan. 26, 2010: Services

    Linda Carter Biddle, 57, of Maineville, Ohio, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010. A public memorial service is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Community Presbyterian Church, 6246 Turning Leaf Way, Maineville, Ohio. A reception will follow at the church. A casual dessert reception celebrating Linda is at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at Ursuline Academy, 5535 Pfeiffer Road, Cincinnati, Ohio. Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes in Loveland, Ohio, was in charge of arrangements.

  • Dollars and Sense: To borrow or not to borrow?

    People use debt to finance any number of purchases, and borrowing money for a worthwhile purchase is not always a bad idea. However, some buys are worth financing over time and others are not. The Kentucky Society of CPAs explains how to make the right choice. 

    Consider the costs

  • Life or Something Like It: Texting

    On the way back from Thanksgiving at my brother’s home in Silver Spring, Md., I sat in the back seat of our car with my 81-year-old mom and taught her how to text.

  • Breaking NewsMotorists surprised by icy underlayer



    HARDIN COUNTY — Law enforcement and fire rescue personnel throughout the county are reporting a high volume of vehicle collisions this morning after a predawn freeze and dusting of snow.

    A collision of two buses on Woolridge Ferry Road, near Ky. 434, Tuesday morning resulted in a traffic jam and two Hardin County Schools students' minor injuries, the Hardin County Sheriff's Office reports.

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    Leading with Kindness: How Good People Consistently Get Superior Results by William F. Baker and Michael O'Malley Ph.D.

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