Today's News

  • Breaking News Alabama football player Brandon Deaderick, former EHS standout, shot in arm (09/01)

    The Associated Press

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — University of Alabama senior defensive lineman Brandon Deaderick, a former Elizabethtown High School standout, was hospitalized in good condition Tuesday after being shot in the arm during an apparent robbery attempt at an off-campus apartment complex.

    Brad Fisher, a spokesman for DCH Regional Medical Center, said the 6-foot-4, 306-pound Deaderick was in a regular room and likely would be released within a day.

    "It's not life threatening," said Fisher. The bullet missed vital areas, he said.

  • Indictment load surges in August

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – Last week’s load of indictments charged more people with welfare fraud than any month before in Hardin County, but grand jurors also charged 12 with flagrant non-support, 14 with drug crimes, seven with theft, burglary or robbery; and one serious sex offense. With 45 people charged in 48 felony indictments, the

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  • Young people motivate YTHC co-presidents



    ELIZABETHTOWN ee" Since 1975, Bill and Betty Marsee have been the heart of Youth Theatre of Hardin County.

    But ask the co-presidents, and they’ll tell you it’s all about the youth.

    And it’s “youth,” not “kids.”

  • Aug. 21, 2009: Obituaries

    Alice Rae Nacke Addington

    Our loving mother, Alice, died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. 

    She was born on June 13, 1920, to the late Augustus and Carrie (Richardson) Nacke in Stephensburg. She was married to Raymond Addington, who preceded her in death on May 19, 1991.  She was also preceded in death by a son, Phillip Addington, on March 25, 2004; by two brothers, James Nacke and Foley Nacke; and by three sisters, Pauline Johnson, Helen Burkhead and Dorothy Stone.

  • Sept. 1, 2009: Obituaries

    Bobby Fawcett Bobby Fawcett, 72, of Campbellsville, died Saturday, Aug. 29, 2009, in Campbellsville. Survivors include one stepdaughter, Sherry Tucker of Louisville; one brother, Charles Richard (Margaret) Fawcett of Campbellsville; three sisters Barbara Jean (William) Bault of Campbellsville, Hazel Cusma of Ohio and Faye Syler of Elizabethtown; and a sister-in-law,

  • Aug. 19, 2009: Obituaries

    Anthony J. Cantrell Sr.

    Anthony J. Cantrell Sr., 54, of Big Spring, passed away Monday, Aug. 17, 2009, at his residence.

    He was preceded in death by a son, James Hall; and his father, John Cantrell.

    Survivors include a son, Anthony “Tony” Cantrell Jr. of Ekron; a daughter, Ashley Cantrell of Ekron; two grandchildren, Zoe Shaw and Elijah Vowels; his mother, Marie Webb of Michigan; and a brother, Steve Cantrell of Florida.

  • Aug. 23, 2009: Obituaries

    Waltraud Maria Brooks Waltraud Maria Brooks, 70, of Radcliff, died Friday, August 21, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She was a volunteer for Hope in Radcliff, a former employee of Ireland Army Community Hospital at Fort Knox and was a caring mother. Survivors include her husband, Turley Brooks of Radcliff; two daughters, Eva and her husband Mark Prickett

  • Justice Center renovations to start today

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN —Renovations scheduled for the Hardin County Justice Center are slated to begin today and are expected to continue through Dec. 1, according to a news release issued by the Hardin County Circuit Court Clerk’s office. The renovations, approved by city officials, will give the Circuit Clerk’s office additional space once the current driver&r

  • GIRLS' PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Lady Panthers see growth in numbers, talent (08/31)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com Under first-year coach Jack Breunig, the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers have seen their numbers and talent level rise. Elizabethtown, which finished 15th in the Class 2-A KHSAA State Championships last season, has 18 runners out for the team compared to eight last year. “The competition for a place on our region team cou