Today's News

  • Involvment in government clubs

    By Savanna Bolin 

    Negative assumptions are commonly made about the careless agendas of today’s teenagers. However, many local teens are taking advantage of opportunities to prove those judgments wrong.

  • “The Heartbeat” entertains Bluegrass Assisted Living residents

    Musical group, “The Heartbeat” recently entertained residents at Bluegrass Assisted Living. The band included Debby Lunsford on the dulcimer, David VonderMolen on the guitar and Betty Grusy on the dulcimer. They played and sang folk songs and gospel music. The residents enjoyed it so much, they sang along and clapped their hands to the beat.

    Activities Director Robin Jones arranged the event.

  • UK Alumni Association has gamewatch party

    Recently, the UK Alumni Association Hardin County Club held a gamewatch party at Caroline’s Alpine Haus, in which UK won a close game as 75 Alumni Association members and friends watched and cheered on the Wildcats.

  • Adcock is guest at Rotary Club meeting

    Radcliff Rotary Club guest recently was Nathan Adcock, pitcher with the Kansas City Royals. Adcock is a Hardin County native and North Hardin High School graduate. He fell in love with baseball as a youth at Duvall Park in Radcliff and played as much baseball as he could. Drafted in 2006 by the Seattle Mariners organization, he related to the club the trials and tribulations of his climb up through the minor league to the Royals last season. Pictured are Rotary Club President Mike Enlow, Nathan Adcock, and John Adcock, Nathan’s father.

  • Greenspace exhibits students’ art

    Some of the art works and writings from students from Morningside and Helmwood Heights elementary schools. Exhibits are posted on three Greenspace kiosks at the trailheads of North Freeman Lake, Helm Trail and Wintersmith Trail. The public is invited to enjoy the clever, amusing and profound “impressions of nature” students produced. Exhibits will remain until mid to late March. All 20 miles of Greenspace’s Greenbelt trails in the Elizabethtown area are free and open for hiking.

  • RPD gets new wheels compliments of Tire Pros of Radcliff

    Tire Pros of Radcliff donated new 20-inch wheels and tires for Radcliff Police Department’s public relations pick-up truck. Pictured are Radcliff Police Officer Bryce Shumate and Owner Nic McGill. Tire Pros is located at 1863 S. Dixie Hwy. in Radcliff.

  • Rolling Thunder has meeting

    Rolling Thunder Chapter 4 Kentucky monthly membership and business meeting was Feb. 5 in the Lebanon Junction Community Center. The Kentucky State Director A.R. Boots Edwards was present and gave a progress report on Chapter 4. A section of the constitution was read by Education Chairman Marisa Lee. Patches were awarded to Delores Green and Missie Hill. 

  • Creightons celebrate 50th anniversary

    Wayne and Rose Creighton of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 24, 2012.

    They were married at St. Jeromes Catholic Church in Maryland.

    They have two children; four grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

  • On hand for first edition

    As the first copies of The Gold Standard came off the press Wednesday night, Fort Knox's garrison commander Col. Bruce Jenkins was on hand.

    The Turret, a weekly newspaper serving Fort Knox since 1948, was rechristened as The Gold Standard. Jenkins visited the press room as the first edition was printed at The News-Enterprise plant in Elizabethtown.

    The Fort Knox Public Affairs Office publishes the free paper with production, advertising and distribution support provided through a contract with The News-Enterprise.

  • Morningside’s Rogers named EIS' ExCEL winner

    Morningside Elementary School’s gain was Kentucky School Supplies’ loss when Wesley Rogers was hired at the school.

    Rogers, a second-grade teacher at Morningside , has been named the newest ExCEL winner for Elizabethtown Independent Schools.

    The ExCEL award, which stands for Excellence in Classroom and Educational Leadership, is an award given in several school systems in the region. It’s sponsored by WHAS-TV, LG&E and Kentucky Utilities.