Today's News

  • How hot is it?

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com In case you haven’t noticed, it’s been pretty hot around these parts lately. It’s been hard to cool off for anyone. Just the other day I found a neighbor’s dog hanging out in my pond to cool off.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Meade rolls past Corydon Central (08/17)

    The News-Enterprise Senior middle hitter Tiffany Filburn had 20 kills, 16 digs, five aces, two blocks and one kill to lead the homestanding Meade County Lady Waves to a 25-19, 25-18, 23-25, 25-18 win over Corydon (Ind.) Central on Monday. Junior middle hitter Leanna Luney chipped in with eight kills, two blocks and two assists, while junior setter Becca Clark had 41 assists

  • Louisville children's theater having auditions

    The News-Enterprise

    Stage One Children’s Theater, Louisville’s nationally acclaimed theater for young audiences, is having student auditions for its 2010-2011 season.

    Thirty-two students ages 8 to 18 are needed to fill out two casts for “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” and three female students are needed to play Winnie Foster in “Tuck Everlasting.”

    Auditions are from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Brown Theatre Rehearsal Hall, ArtSpace, Second Floor, 323 W. Broadway, Louisville.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Baked Mozzarella Bites

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Jerianne Strange of Elizabethtown sent me several of her favorite recipes a couple of months ago to use when I needed them, and I’ve been saving a few for special occasions.

  • Vietnam ‘Wall’ coming to Fort Knox



    As part of this area’s “thank you” to Vietnam veterans, a replica of the Memorial Wall in Washington will be set up next week behind the General George S. Patton Jr. Museum at Fort Knox.

  • New provost visits Hardin County



    The new provost at Western Kentucky University has made the university’s other campuses a priority.

    On Tuesday, A. Gordon Emslie visited Western’s satellite campus at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College along with the Radcliff Regional Education and Development Center, Fort Knox and local superintendents.

  • Ballot lineups set



    Sharon Cundiff

    Gerald Hill

    Larry Thomas



    Tim C. Walker

    Steve Atcher

    David Willmoth Jr.

    Clyde Polk

    Tommy Ard


    Larry D. Ashlock

    Steven W. Lunsford

    Tim Thomas

    Kenny Lewis

    Bob Smith

    Anthony "Tony" Bishop

    Bob Hicks

    Danny Percell

    Marty E. Fulkerson

  • Burley growers face challenges on multiple fronts



    If it’s not heat, it’s the regulations.

    Local burley growers this season have faced difficult weather — such as a seemingly endless hot spell. On top of that are concerns about new rules cutting consumer demand in other countries.

    Will Snell, a tobacco economist for the University of Kentucky, pointed out this dual challenge of production and regulations in an upcoming newsletter.

  • Local band YUR MOM has been rockin' for six years


  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: John Hardin wins opener; E'town, North and Knox all fall (08/17)

    The News-Enterprise The homestanding John Hardin Lady Bulldogs fell behind early to Lincoln County on Monday, but they weren’t trailing for long. The Lady Patriots scored 2 minutes in, but John Hardin seniors Melissa Stieb and Hanna Alcock scored 12 minutes apart to lead John Hardin to a 2-1 win in both teams’ season opener. Stieb scored 8 minutes before interm