Today's News

  • March 3, 2010, Obituaries

    Dorothy Evelyn Bush

    Dorothy Evelyn Bush, 81, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, March 2, 2010, at Kensington Manor Nursing Home.

    She was a native of Hardin County and a member of Cecilia Baptist Church and the Hardin County Homemakers.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph T. Bush; and her parents, Jesse J. and Susie Genrose Stewart Buckles.

  • LaRue store manager arrested

    The News-Enterprise

    A retail store manager was charged with theft by unlawful taking by Hodgenville City Police last week.

    Bill Woodrow Willis, 29, of Radcliff is accused of making illegal transactions on cash registers without items being purchased at Pamida. Chief John Cottrill said the illegal transactions total about $5,700.

    Willis was released from the LaRue County Jail on a $9,500 cash bond.

    Cottrill said Willis was on probation from a similar case that occurred several years ago.

  • Botched meth lab ignites home



    HARDIN COUNTY – Police investigating a destructive methamphetamine lab malfunction Thursday tracked suspects to a Radcliff motel and an Elizabethtown home where the stimulant allegedly was being made.

    Events leading to the arrest of four people began to unfold around lunchtime Thursday when a neighbor reported a house fire at 521 Georgetown Road.

  • Pearman shares ExCEL success



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Gary Pearman was named the newest ExCEL winner for Elizabethtown Independent Schools, but to him, the entire community shared the win.

    Pearman was given the ExCEL award Wednesday at a ceremony at T.K. Stone Middle School. Pearman, an English teacher, was selected as the newest ExCEL recipient about a month ago.

  • GIRLS' 5TH REGION TOURNAMENT: Will Adair County's luck finally change against Elizabethtown (03/02)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com MUNFORDVILLE — To say the Adair County Lady Indians have had little luck with the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers would be an understatement. Technically, the Lady Indians have had no luck. Losers of all five of the teams’ meetings in the past five years by an average of 24.8 points, the 20th District Tournament runner-up Lady

  • The future of Fort Knox

    By Maj. Gen. James Milano

    Fort Knox has long served as a premiere training installation for Armor and Cavalry units. Although the rich Armor heritage is relocating to Fort Benning, Ga., Fort Knox will remain a valued Army post to the units that will continue to call it home after the implementation of the Base Realignment and Closure law.

  • Plea deal leads to probation for drug dealers



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Two men arrested last year for trafficking pills and marijuana near an Elizabethtown school pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony charges relating to the case in return for lightened sentences.

    Corey Lee Thomas, 21, and Chase Michael Lanz, 20, admitted to 9th Circuit Judge Ken Howard having active roles in dealing Xanax — an addictive anti-anxiety medication — and marijuana from their McCullum Avenue home near T.K. Stone Middle School.

  • Sex abuse case against chiropractor dropped



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Today’s scheduled trial of an Elizabethtown chiropractor on a sexual abuse charge was canceled after the case against him was dismissed.

    Elizabethtown Police Department detective Clinton Turner formally charged chiropractor Adrian Nohr, 37, with one count of sexual abuse last March.

  • March 2: Services


  • Shoveling a path to the past

    There's something special about shoveling snow.

    By now, you've probably had your fill of "special shoveling" for this season. But I find this winter chore peaceful and perhaps even theraputic.

    Maybe it's the fact that the effort brings immediate results. Unlike many tasks, you can see where you've been and what you've accomplished as tossing aside each load reveals a bit more pavement.

    Outside in the still chill surrounded by a sea of white, the physical task of moving the latest pile of precipitation from the drive connects me to the past.