Today's News

  • April 14, 2010 editorial: It's what we munch, not just school lunch

    It used to be that you had one choice for lunch from the school cafeteria. Today, students have options during the lunch hour. Today’s students have the choice of the regular plate line or the a la carte line. In some cases, every day can be pizza day if you choose. With the state of Kentucky currently ranked fourth nationally in childhood obesity, we believe more kids

  • PREP BASEBALL: Wilson, Meade County cruise by North Hardin (04/13)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com With two members of his family tree in the opposite Meade-Olin Park dugout Monday, Meade County sophomore Bo Wilson said his nerves were a little more jumpy than usual when he took the mound against North Hardin. Unfortunately for cousin Dale Gumm, uncle Greg Gumm and the rest of the visiting Trojans, Wilson simply didn&rsquo


    The News-Enterprise Junior Andrea Whelan picked up her first win of the season and helped the North Hardin Trojans snap a long losing skid Monday night. Whelan (1-6) struck out nine and gave up two hits, one walk and one unearned run as the visiting Trojans rolled past 17th District rival Fort Knox, 12-1 in six innings. Whelan went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs and tw

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: chocolate pizza

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Barbara Brown of Elizabethtown e-mailed me after I ran Josie Sanders’ recipe for chocolate pizza a few months ago. Barbara said it brought back warm memories of her days working with the Head Start program before she moved to Hardin County. Barbara worked with Head Start for 12 and-a-half years and loved every second of it. One of the things she loved was a special chocolate pizza she would make with the kids.

  • April 15, 2010: Services

    Sylvester Bowling, 85, of New Hope, died Monday, April 12, 2010. The funeral Mass is at 11 a.m. today at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in New Hope with burial in St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery.

    Margaret Mae ‘Magie Owens’ Heim, 76, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, April 10, 2010. Services are at 1 p.m. today at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.

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  • April 13, 2010: Obituaries

    Margaret Mae ‘Magie Owens’ Heim

    Margaret Mae “Magie Owens” Heim, 76, of Elizabethtown, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2010, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Heim; her parents, Charlie and Sophia (Taylor) Burton; one son, Alexander Heim; one brother, Harold Burton; three sisters, Alma Christine Niemiec, Barbara Jean LaPointe and Rosie Marie Burton.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: LaRue County holds on to beat John Hardin (04/14)


  • Songwriter's at the Mulberry

    The News-Enterprise The Mulberry will be alive with music as the Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky present a Songwriter’s Showcase at 8 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 at the door and includes a buffet that will begin at 7 p.m.

  • Author visits Vine Grove to share her book



    Martha Leonard Fontenot proved Wednesday that one can go home again.

    An author and retired teacher, Fontenot visited Vine Grove Elementary School on Wednesday to read from her recently published book, “Grandma Liza’s Rainbow Cake.” The book tells the story of her grandmother, Sarah Eliza Martin Leonard, making a multicolored cake with Fontenot’s help when she was a young girl.