Today's News

  • PREP TRACK: Bagley named Mr. Track (06/29)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com The accolades continue to pour in for Brandon Bagley. After being named the Area Athlete of the Year for the second straight season and being awarded the Gatorade Kentucky Boys’ Track & Field Athlete of the Year, the John Hardin senior received more awards Monday. Bagley was named Mr. Track on the

  • Ahh, forecast is sweet relief after sweltering June



    If the National Weather Service is right about today’s high — 80 degrees — it’ll be the coolest day in weeks.

    The heat for June, which ends today, has been superlative.

    For nearby Louisville, the NWS expects this to be the warmest June on record — with an average temperature through Monday of 81.4 degrees.

  • The art of lending

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com A national lender training program launched by local military charity USA Cares counts a Hardin County bank as its first graduate. Kentucky Neighborhood Bank in Elizabethtown is the first to become a certified military lender under the program, which was made possible by a $50,000 grant through the federally managed Fannie Mae. USA Care

  • Ask the Expert: Taking care of you


    For Wednesday’s Woman

    Women today are faced with a lot of expectations: Holding down a job, running a household, shuttling the children to and from events. The list goes on. With these and other things women have to take care of, sometimes they forget to take care of themselves.

    Here are a few things to remember.

    The two basic building blocks of maintaining your health are a healthy diet and physical activity.

  • Former UK player's plea postponed

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Former University of Kentucky basketball player Derrick Millar was scheduled to enter a plea Tuesday to charges of theft in Hardin Circuit Court, but the process was postponed until next week, after jailers failed to transfer him to Elizabethtown on a judge's order.

    Millar has been sentenced to jail time in three of 11 Kentucky counties in which he was charged in connection to a scam that took Wildcats fans for thousands of dollars in tickets that he sold, but never delivered.

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  • Reflect on this: Road paint shortage could lead to dull roads



    Re-striping of roads in and outside Kentucky is being postponed until summer’s end, and beyond in some cases, because of a shortage in special reflective white and yellow road paint.

    Delays in bringing paint up to par stem from a low supply of a brightening additive known as methyl methacrylate, which has become hard to find because of a worldwide shortage.

  • YOUTH BASKETBALL: Area trio headed to AAU nationals (6/28)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com Most basketball players go their whole career without getting the opportunity three Elizabethtown youths will have today. Soon-to-be T.K.

  • Diapering dilemma

    The News-Enterprise

    A new study sponsored by Huggies reveals one-third of American mothers and one in five Canadian mothers struggle to provide diapers for their babies. The study was conducted among mothers with babies in diapers ages 0 to 4 years old.

    The issue has been largely unrecognized until now but is serious in its ramifications, according to Dr. Cybele Raver, a New York University professor and lead researcher in this study.