Today's News

  • June 15, 2010: Our readers write

    Vets always should be accounted for

    An analysis of information regarding remains of the 32 World War I, World War II and Korean War veterans, along with nine spouses discovered by the Missing In America Project, raises many questions that need answering.

  • June 6 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Jonathan Hurt, 25, and Lori Krawczyk, 23, both of Radcliff. Married nine months.

    Kit Prescott, 31, Central City, and Tamara M. Minter, 30, Radcliff. Married six years.

    Joseph Spinale Jr., 63, Radcliff, and Marta J. Anderson, 55, Westminster, Calif. Married 16 years.

    William E. Smith, 31, Leitchfield, and Crystal M. McCormick, 28, Clarkson. Married five years.

    Joseph C. Meischke Jr., 36, and Karen D. Haydon, 34, both of Elizabethtown. Married 13 years.

  • Photo: Getting hot and steamy on the job
  • Wagon convoy clomps along country roads

    Tales from the Heartland


    Some people who are really into their vehicles join clubs to tool around with other members and just hang out.

    Representatives of one such organization — not nearly as fast and flashy as a Corvette club or as roaring as a group of Harley riders — gathered in Stephensburg this past weekend.

    Fresh off a 20-mile trip Saturday evening, a creaking and rattling covered wagon caravan made its way up a hill to a brick farmhouse off Leitchfield Road.

  • Out of their element

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com Radcliff firefighter Kyle Mattingly had little experience with caving prior to Thursday, save for a guided tour at a tourist spot such as Mammoth Cave. So being thrown waist deep into cold waters to extricate an injured caver took him out of his element. The Radcliff Fire Department partnered with the Technical Rope and Cave E

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club has May meeting

    The May meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club featured guest speaker Jeannie Locy, president and CEO of Right at Home, in-home care and assistance. Locy was introduced by club member Emma Day. The agency has provided care for senior and disabled persons since 1995. Locy presented ifnormation relating to brain health and Alzheimer’s issues.

  • Tapps celebrate 60th wedding anniversary


    Mr. and Mrs. William Tapp of Elizabethtown are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.

    They were married May 19, 1950, by the Rev. James T. Lee.

    Mr. Tapp is retired from Tapp & Chandler Insurance Agency. They have three children, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.


  • DAR presents award certificates


    On May 21 the Captain Jacob VanMeter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented certificates to three members for milestones in dedicated service to the Daughters of the American Revolution.

    Certificates of award signed by NSDAR President General Linda Gist Calvin, KSDAR Regent Sharon Mayne Withers and Captain Jacob VanMeter Chapter Regent Martha Gibson Lawson were present to the following honorees: Joyce Murray Cowley, 40 years; Wilma Turner Martin, 50 years; Polly Blair Bird, 60 years.

  • Dancers teach folk dances to St. James students

    The Allegro Dance Theatre Arts Outreach Dance Education Ensemble recently performed and taught the students at St. James School folk dances from Greece and the United States.


  • CKAG names Stice as Artist of the Year


    The Central Kentucky Artist of the Year Reception will be June 6, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main St., Elizabethtown. The Artist of the Year honor is given annually to the artist who attains the highest number of points by competing in monthly art competitions. The winning artist is then awarded an opportunity to have a show to display their works.