Today's News

  • March 17, 2010: Obituaries

    Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Frank William Flavell Jr. Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Frank William Flavell Jr., 74, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, March 15, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He is survived by his wife, Beverly; five children, John Flavell, Jan Marie (Paul) Newton, Kimberly Meyer, Christopher Clamon and Chuck (Sandra) Clamon; five grandchildren, Madison Mey

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  • Heartland Winds to present concert

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWNThe Heartland Winds will present a concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown. Heartland Winds is a community-based wind ensemble that was founded in 2007. The group has held many concerts and was selected to perform at the Kentucky Music Educator’s In-Service Conference last year.

    Members also have been invited to perform in Carnegie Hall in New York City and hope to do that in 2011.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Pizza Chicken

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Sue Bell of Sonora has sent in one of the easiest main dish recipes I’ve ever seen. This Pizza Chicken can be put together in about 3 to 5 minutes, baked for about 40 minutes, then eaten in about 5 minutes or less (that’s unfortunate, but it’s so good you just sort of gobble it down). Is that easy enough?

  • Health options available for the uninsured

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — The future of a health care overhaul is still a mystery as legislators remain in gridlock on the issue, but local health agencies see the value in helping the uninsured or underinsured as they can. This week, agencies such as Hardin Memorial Hospital and Lincoln Trail District Health Department are making a push to educat

  • Marijuana dealer gets stern warning



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Hardin Circuit Judge Ken Howard gave a stern warning to a young man pleading guilty Tuesday to crimes stemming from the September 2008 sale of 12 pounds of marijuana to undercover cops in a bookstore parking lot.

    In exchange for the same 120-day jail sentence his co-defendant received last year, Christopher L. Barnes, 21, admitted Tuesday that he and 20-year-old Paul Tyler LaRue tried to sell marijuana to agents of the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force.

  • Photos: Carrying on
  • Bond ... James Bond

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Starting Friday, moviegoers can get “shaken not stirred” at the Historic State Theater during a James Bond movie series. The series begins with a fan favorite of the Bond series, “Goldfinger” (1964), staring Sean Connery.

  • Second rape trial canceled, deal struck



    ELIZABETHTOWN – A defendant who faced a second trial on charges of incest, child rape and sexual abuse pleaded guilty Friday to a Class C felony in exchange for a five-year prison sentence.

    February’s sex crimes trial of William Lee Crain, 38, ended in a hung jury, but Commonwealth’s Attorney Chris Shaw said jurors who heard that case recently were able to help prosecutors and Crain’s attorney, Paul Musselwhite, find a suitable disposition for most parties.

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