• Nature on display in Disney's 'Monkey Kingdom'

    Most of us don’t get the opportunity to witness some of the fascinating parts of nature. Thanks to Disneynature, we get a glimpse into the lives of many of the Earth’s creatures.

    Last year, it was “Bears” and we got a peek into the culture and habits of grizzlies.

  • Soldier illustrates military life and much more in his art

    Chief Warrant Officer 2 Toni Graves combines his love of art and his love of the military in many pieces of his fine artwork.

    Sometimes people assume the paintings in his Fork Knox office are pieces he bought, until they look closer to see his signature on it. Then they usually become more interested in the piece and asks questions about it, he said.

  • Ashlee Tomes' lens reflects joy in everyday life

    Photographer Ashlee Tomes turned heartbreak into inspiration.

    In 2007, at a doctor’s appointment to find out what sex their baby would be, Tomes and her husband learned their daughter had a heart defect called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.

    Their daughter, London, died during surgery when she was 2 days old.

  • Craft vendors sought for upcoming events

    Craft vendors are being invited to set up for free during two events hosted by The Nancy Lincoln Inn.

    The Craft Fair will be held 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 26-28 and July 2-6.

    All crafts must be handmade in Kentucky and vendors can set up outside the inn for free and hand out business cards. Vendors must bring their own equipment to set up.

  • Storms signs books at Towne Mall

    The first of a planned seven-book vampire romance series by Meade County High School graduate Samantha Storms has been released.

    She will be at Towne Mall from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday for a local book signing.

  • Young adult author holds book signing

    An author of young adult novels will hold a book signing today at Barr Memorial Library in Fort Knox.

    Katie McGarry will discuss and sign copies of her latest young adult novel, “Nowhere But Here,” at 6 p.m. at the library at 62 W. Spearhead Division Ave., Building 400.

  • Heartland Winds perform Sunday

    The Heartland Winds will present a free concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The wind ensemble is filled with local musicians and under the direction of Brian Froedge.

  • HCP holds Hairspray auditions

    The News-Enterprise

    Auditions for the upcoming Hardin County Playhouse production of “Hairspray” will be held Monday and Tuesday.

    Those who wish to audition should arrive no later than 6:30 p.m. either day at Plum Alley Theater in the Historic State Theater complex at 209 W. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown.

  • Stephen Foster Story holds special performance

    The News-Enterprise

    Balloon animals, face painting and other activities will be part of a special presentation of The Stephen Foster Story tonight in Bardstown.

    Lights Up! is a performance of The Stephen Foster Story desgined for audience members with special needs.

  • The adventures of Pepto the pink hippo

    For Christmas, my cousin Ashely Kerr, a middle school student, gave me a stuffed pink hippo. No one knows why.

    It may be that we started a bit of a gift war a while back. For a birthday she gave me a bag full of things she found in her closet, including what looked like a dirty sock.