Today's News

  • Photos: Gardin of Eatin'

    Russell Strader looks through his okra bushes Sunday afternoon as he harvests the vegetable in his home garden near Sonora. Strader said if he doesn't harvest the crop regularly, the okra gets too large and tough.  Strader and his wife, Lois, collected three buckets of cucumbers, squash, zucchini and okra.

  • WORLD CUP OPINION: I tried, but I just can't care about the World Cup (07/18)

    I had never been a fan of international soccer, but as the 2010 World Cup was approaching, I decided to give it another chance. I figured that it is an acquired taste and perhaps I would enjoy it more now than I did in my youth — like vegetables. As ESPN did its best to convince me that I was about to witness the greatest event in all of sports, I decided to keep an open and at

  • MINOR LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Johnson throws three TDs as Wolverines roll past Sharks, 46-20 (07/18)

    The News-Enterprise Marcus Commodore and newcomer JaJuan Spillman combined to catch three touchdown passes from quarterback Kendrick Johnson to help the Kentucky Wolverines roll to a 46-20 win over the visiting Tri-State Sharks on Saturday night at North Hardin High School in a Gridiron Developmental Football League game. Commodore scored on a 45-yard pass in the first half and a 42-

  • July 19, 2010: Services

    Robert L. “Bobby” Gray, 64, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, July 15, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Glendale Christian Church Cemetery. Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

  • Pops goes patriotic



    Just two weeks removed from Independence Day, this year’s incarnation of Pops in the Park was embedded with familiar American stylings.

    The Louisville Orchestra waxed patriotic Friday night as it once again commanded the attention of Freeman Lake Park, unleashing the sounds of Duke Ellington and Aaron Copland into the night sky as onlookers indulged in a light breeze that cut through the choking cloud of humidity.

  • MINOR LEAGUE FOOTBALL: Wolverines set to take on Tri-State Sharks (07/16)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com The Kentucky Wolverines are under the guidance of their fourth head coach in seven years, but they haven’t missed a beat. With first-year coach Greg Nolan at the helm, the Wolverines are 7-1 overall and 5-0 in the Gridiron Developmental Football League entering Saturday’s home game against the Tri-State Sharks. T

  • YOUTH BASEBALL: EABC 10s advance (07/16)

    The News-Enterprise Paul Fiepke scored on a throwing error in the top of the sixth inning as the Elizabethtown Area Baseball Commission 10-year-old All-Stars knocked off Louisville Prairie Village, 3-2 in pool play of the Cal Ripken West Kentucky State Tournament at Metcalfe County Memorial Park in Edmonton. Jordan Smallwood tied the game at 2-all with an RB

  • YOUTH BASEBALL: EABC 14s advance to West State (07/18)

    The News-Enterprise Cody Elmore had three singles and three RBIs and Josh Williams had two hits and two RBIs to lead the Elizabethtown Area Baseball Commission 14-year-old All-Stars to an 8-7 win over Meade County on Friday night in the championship of the Cal Ripken District 7 Tournament at Breckinridge County. Jake Yates tripled and scored twice, while Josh Krupinski singled and dr

  • Fugitives still evading detection after a month



    A Hardin County man who walked away from a halfway house in Louisville remains at-large after evading police for a month.

    The 30-year-old inmate, Matthew Lee Buckles of Elizabethtown, left the Dismas Charities halfway house in Louisville’s Portland neighborhood on June 17.

    Buckles had served 11 months of a 23-year sentence when the Kentucky Department of Corrections allowed him to stay at the home.

  • Alzheimer's ride ends in Virginia

    The News-Enterprise

    The Fijis Across America cross country bike ride for Alzheimer’s disease research concluded Friday afternoon in Yorktown, Va.