Today's News

  • Area teen earns national recognition

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com SONORASavannah Hines of Sonora has been recognized as a leader by the national Women’s Missionary Union organization of the Southern Baptist Convention. Hines, a junior at LaRue County High School, was voted an Acteens National Top Teen.

  • Feb. 26, 2009: Obituaries

    Margaret Ann Baker Margaret Ann Baker, 50, of Lexington, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at her home. Survivors include her husband, the Rev. Kevin Baker; a daughter, Kayle Marie Palmisano; and a son, Casey Aaron Baker. The funeral is at 10 a.m. Friday at First United Methodist Church in Georgetown. Visitation is from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home in Geor

  • April 14 Obituaries

    Bluford Coogle

    Bluford Coogle, 54, of Eastview, died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. 

    He was a native of Hardin County and an avid equestrian. He was a member of the Kentucky Draft Horse Association.

    Bluford was preceded in death by his parents, Park and Essie (Givans) Coogle; and a sister, Noma Hay.  

  • March 17, 2009: Obituaries

    Gunnery Sgt. Larry Curtiss

    Caudill (USMC Retired)

    Larry Curtiss Caudill, 63, of Radcliff, died  Saturday, March 14, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    He was retired from the United States Marine Corps.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Gwen Caudill.

  • March 29, 2009: Obituaries

    Gregory Michael Bartels Gregory Michael Bartels, 46, of Radcliff, passed away Friday, March 27, 2009 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Survivors include his love, Donna Brandenburg of Radcliff; his mother, Mae Bartels of Radcliff; one sister, Lori Johnson of Radcliff; one niece, Jacqueline Curtis of Radcliff; and one nephew, Robert Bartels of Radcliff. The funeral is at noon Tuesday in t

  • Garden Club of Elizabethtown has state poetry contest winners as guests

    Winners of the Kentucky State Garden Club’s Southern Region Youth Poetry Contest were Anna Cecile Pepper, seventh grade, Elizabethtown; Mickey Thompson, eighth grade, Bonnieville; and Alexis Piscatello, ninth grade, Elizabethtown. Alexis was also the overall winner. Right is Deborah Weise, Kentucky State Garden Club Youth Poetry chairman.

    Garden Club of Elizabethtown has state poetry contest winners as guests

  • Feb. 19, 2009: Obituaries

    Hattie Marie Adams

    Hattie Marie Adams, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Woodland Terrace Health Care Facility.

    She was a native of Letcher County, a member of the Order of Eastern Star and the Amaranth. She was a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Sandy and Sarah Jane Craft Adams; three brothers, Owen Adams, Bert Adams and Bill Adams; and two sisters, Della Dexheimer and Kelsie English.

  • Club is well represented at state convention

    1 At the convention, standing from left, Kathy Eubanks, Barbara Hayes, Barbara Proffitt and Jeannene Shipp; sitting from left, Florence Mason and Josette Roush.

    2 KFWC President Anne Aubrey stands at attention at the posting of the colors by the Shelby Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution.

    Club is well represented at state convention

  • Students perform recital concert in Elizabethtown

    On May 10 the students of Carina Tiotuico and her friend Stephany Murphy performed a recital-concert at the College Heights Methodist church in Elizabethtown. Both teachers also performed in the event and were joined by Dr. Paul Taylor from Morehead State University who appeared as a special guest artist.

    The students performed classical, jazz and pop music selections in a variety of genres including piano, accordion, flute, voice, and violin. Some of the students, who ranged in age from 4 years old to 60, performed original compositions as well.

  • Elizabethtown electrician battles safety issues in Iraq