Today's News

  • Travelers urged to use caution this weekend



    Lake and law enforcement officials are warning holiday-makers to use caution this Memorial Day weekend, with road and waterway travel expected to be a bit riskier than usual.

    Wendy Warren, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Ranger at Rough River Lake State Park said high waters this week have the popular destination’s beach and many campground sites and facilities off limits.

    Much of the inconvenience stems from rains having drenched central Kentucky and Tennessee in recent weeks.

  • May 27: Services


  • PREP BASEBALL: Central cruises past North (5/26)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com In the movie Bull Durham, the manager let us in on the secret of baseball.

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Barbara Watkins' Cream of Tuna

    By MARY ALICE HOLT   Barbara Watkins of Bonnieville has sent me several more recipes, and you’re going to love them. She told me when we were talking recently that she had several family favorites to share, and the Cream of Tuna that is featured today is one of them.

  • Photo: Float like a butterfly
  • 'Army starts here'

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com   Memorial Day came early for one family this year. Lt. Gen. Timothy J. Maude’s service and sacrifice was forever etched in stone and steel with the construction and christening of the Human Resource Center of Excellence at Fort Knox. The center was dedicated to Maude’s memory Thursday during a public memoria

  • Realtors visit Washington, D.C.


    Realtors from across the nation convened on Washington for the National Association of Realtors Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo held May 11-16.

  • JHHS students in pot trouble

    The News-Enterprise

    Six John Hardin High School students from 16 to 18 years of age were taken into police custody Thursday morning and charged with public intoxication after skipping school and smoking marijuana, police and school officials said.

    Three adult students were booked at the Hardin County jail on public intoxication charges. One adult also was charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

  • Don't be late for this very important date

    The News-Enterprise Hardin County Playhouse is looking for people who are willing to go through the looking glass to Wonderland next season. Auditions for "Alice in Wonderland" are 6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Plum Alley Theater located in the Historic State Theater Complex, 209 W Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. Men, women and children are needed for the auditions. No experience or preparation is required, and the playhouse takes any newcomers who would like to audition. The play will be staged Aug.

  • Parents welcome Xander Caden

    Jacklyn Ball and Charles Blake, both of Bardstown, announce the birth of a son, Xander Caden Blake on May 4, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Siblings are Bryce Ball and Breeanna Ball, both of Bardstown.

    Grandparents are Charles and Linda Clark of Boston, Ky., and Henry and Peggy Dowell of Louisville.

    Great-grandparents are Beverly and Frank Jackson of Cox’s Creek, and Emma Hughes of Bardstown.