Today's News

  • Calipari holds camp in E'town

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Butterflies are a natural part of summer, but not the ones that were swirling around in Gavin Root’s stomach Wednesday afternoon at Elizabethtown High School’s Charlie Rawlings Memorial Gymnasium. Root stepped to the foul line with a chance to go to the University of Kentucky’s Big Blue Madness, an event that kicks off th

  • June 17, 2010: Services

    Dorothy Sue Hill, 62, of Hodgenville, died Sunday, June 13, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Gospel Kingdom Church, 4742 Cane Run Road in Louisville with burial to follow in Gospel Kingdom Campground in Shepherdsville. Visitation continues at 10 a.m. today at the church.

    Ralph Johnson, 91, of Guston, died Monday, June 14, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. EDT Friday at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home in Brandenburg; burial in Ekron Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 8 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

  • Breaking NewsAtcher files for mayor

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com Elizabethtown Councilman Steve Atcher has filed for the office of mayor with the Hardin County Clerk's Office. Atcher is the second mayoral candidate to file for the office. Preakness Drive resident Tommy Ard announced his bid for mayor in late May. Mayor David Willmoth has yet to reveal his plans for a re-election bid. Atcher will an

  • June 17, 2010: Obituaries

    Barbara Jane Garner Cartwright

    Barbara Jane Garner Cartwright, 62, of Yuma, Ariz., died Sunday, June 13, 2010, at her home.

    Survivors include her husband, Jerry Cartwright; her mother, Doris Garner; a daughter, Alicia Hansen; and four stepdaughters, Jean Cayabyab, Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Cartwright and Jamie Camarillo.

    Cremation was chosen.

    Johnson Mortuary in Yuma was in charge of arrangements.

    Walter Kent Huffer

  • Childproofing challenges

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Little Susie or Johnny is old enough to move around the house, but is your house ready for that?

    Childproofing is pivotal when you bring a new baby home from the hospital and an increasing necessity as a child grows.

  • Take the stress out of buying a home


    Buying a home should be fun, not stressful. There are several things to keep in mind for the process to be as peaceful as possible in searching for your dream home.

  • PREP BASEBALL OPINION: Bruins shouldn't be satisfied with State trip (6/15)

    LEXINGTON — The Central Hardin Bruins set a number of goals prior to the season. One of those goals was getting to Applebee’s Park, site of the Forcht Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament. The Bruins accomplished that goal by virtue of their 6-2 victory over Elizabethtown in the 5th Region Baseball Tournament.

  • A Dash of Class: Microwave recipes


    When it's 95 degrees in the shade, nobody likes to slave over a hot stove — uh, range, that is, just in case my students are reading. (You burn coal in a stove.) That's the time when a wonderful invention, the microwave oven, takes over.

    If you are lucky enough to have a vented microwave oven, the heat will leave the house through the attic. Even with a counter-top microwave, it is much cooler than having the oven at 350 to 400 degrees.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Strawberry cake from Gloria Ashton

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Gloria Ashton of Vine Grove is sharing a recipe that’s just perfect for this time of year – Strawberry Cake! Gloria’s grandmother made it, her mother made it and now Gloria’s continuing the family tradition by making it too.

  • Where They're Playing

    Concert may include admission even if not listed.


    Firebrand will perform at Cowboy Bill's, Milledgeville, Ga., (478) 453-3283, 9:30 p.m.


    Firebrand will perform at Cowboy Bill's, Milledgeville, Ga., (478) 453-3283, 9:30 p.m.

    Coliseum will perform at Skull Alley, 1017 E. Broadway, Louisville, (502) 749-9541.


    Firebrand will perform at Cowboy Bill's, Milledgeville, Ga., (478) 453-3283, 9:30 p.m.

    June 25