Today's Features

  • Colleen Ames, a student of D. Sida Roberts, presented her senior piano recital May 12 at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown. Included in the program were pieces from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionistic and Modern periods. Colleen will attend Campbellsville University in the fall. She is the daughter of Randy and Mary Ames.

  • The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the cities of Elizabethtown and Radcliff Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Kelvin and Cindy Stanton, 2 Bottle Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Jeff Markle, 42 Boulder Drive, Elizabethtown. Sue: pole barn.

    Jorge Paz, 21 Fetch It Court, Rineyville. Use: basement remodel.

  • The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    L.A.N.D. Inc. to Doug Cox Homebuilder LLC, lot 38 Ambrook Estates Subdivision, county, $22,000.

    Ky. Auctioneers Inc. to Gene Coffey, tract 76 Santa Fe Subdivision, county, $30,000.

    Troyand Margie Jenkins to Kevin M. Stahler, lot 3 Emmons Estates, county, $143,500.

    HardinCounty to Commonwealth of Kentucky Department of Transportation, property in Hardin County, $830,000.

  • The quintessential stage mom steps into the spotlight when Hardin County Playhouse presents “Gypsy” beginning today.

    “If you were to get a top 10 list of musicals, ‘Gypsy’ would almost always top that list,” HCP artistic director Bo Cecil said.

  • The 66th annual American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards air 8 p.m. Sunday on CBS and Elizabethtown native Darron West is up for an award.

    West is nominated for best sound design for his work with the play “Peter and the Starcatcher.”

    The play is nominated for nine Tony Awards including best play.

    West is an Elizabethtown High School graduate and had a paper route for The News-Enterprise as a kid, allowing him to buy his first drum set.

  • From the smaller yards of established neighborhoods to wide open farmland, there’s always a place for planting. That’s made evident by the lineup of The Garden Club of Elizabethtown’s annual Garden Tour and Tea.

  • Lynnvale Class of 1962 celebrated its 50th year at the Lynnvale Alumni Banquet on May 19. Back row from left, Lonnie Nugent, John Lay, Milton Owsley, Charlie Brown, Henry Chitwood, Carroll Coogle, John McGuffin, Nolan Harrison, Buddy Akers and Cecil Hawkins; front row, Barrett Morrison, Norita Cecil Lamb, Brenda Conway Stallard, Joyce Floyd Pence and Judy Jaggers Coogle.

  • The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown met May 24 at the Brown-Pusey House. Three new members were officially welcomed and installed.

    The Zonta Club members collected personal items for women at Warm Blessings as the service project for the month; installed new officers for 2012-13; made plans for the upcoming annual golf scramble in September; and met the newest scholarship recipient, Christie Ferguson.

    The next meeting is at 6 p.m. June 28 at the Brown-Pusey House.

  • A free, day-long concert primarily of local musicians aimed at raising awareness of missing persons takes the stage from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at Freeman Lake Park.

    This is the first time the concert, called Song for the Missing, is hosted by Kentucky Bloodhound Seach and Rescue and Kentucky K9, said Toni Goodman, KBSAR vice president.

    “We’re just trying to get the word out there,” said Goodman of Elizabethtown.