Today's News

  • May 27, 2010: Obituaries

    Rebecca ‘Becky’ Bland Rebecca “Becky” Bland, 51, of Sonora, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. She was a native of Hardin County and a member of White Mills Christian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Juanita McClure Hudson. Survivors include her husband, M

  • Are you a star?

    The News-Enterprise

    Southland Community Center is looking for the next local star. Talented musicians who want to be on stage — and maybe win $1,000 while they’re at it — are invited to audition to see if they can become the first Southland Idol.

    The competition spawned from a desire to give local people something fun to do, according to Sherry Holland, manager at Southland Community Center in Radcliff.

  • PREP BASEBALL: LaRue County wins ninth straight district title (05/26)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com GREENSBURG — The LaRue County Hawks heard all of the talk prior to the season about how their reign over the 18th District was about to come to an end. They were too young to keep the streak of district championships alive. Too inexperienced. “There was a lot of pressure on us, especially from the seniors from last year. They d

  • Teen dives from moving car



    A teenager was seriously injured Tuesday after bailing from a moving vehicle, sliding across pavement and colliding headfirst with a curb.

  • Allegro recital to feature professional talent

    The News-Enterprise

    The Allegro Dance Theatre spring recital this weekend will feature the talents of upper level tap, jazz, modern and musical theater students, as well as upper level ballet students.

    It also will feature the talents of Joseph Nygren Cox, recently retired principal dancer from the Louisville Ballet and faculty member for Governor's School for the Arts.

  • Where They're Playing

    Concert may include admission even if not listed.

    May 27

    Fall N Disgize will perform at Hot Topic in Towne Mall in Elizabethtown, (270) 766-1470, 7:30 p.m.

    May 28

    Wild Revolution will perform at 3-Putt Willie's at Pine Valley Golf Resort in Elizabethtown, (270) 737-8300, 9 p.m.

  • PREP TRACK: E'town sweeps region titles once again (05/26)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com Once again, Elizabethtown reigns supreme in Class 2-A, Region 2. The Panthers and Lady Panthers succesfully defended their region titles Tuesday night at LaRue County High School. Elizabethtown’s girls’ squad won its fifth consecutive region title, while the boys’ team won its third straight. The Lady Panthers won i

  • One dead, another jailed after wreck

    The News-Enterprise One Elizabethtown man is dead and another jailed on DUI and manslaughter charges after a single vehicle crash on Ky. 567, known locally as Valley Creek Road, Wednesday night. According to Kentucky State Police, a vehicle occupied by two males and a female was traveling south on Ky. 567 when the driver, Lawrence Mattingly, 19, lost control,

  • Driver pleads not guilty to manslaughter, DUI

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com Early on Thursday, a public defender entered a not-guilty plea on behalf of an unemployed and homeless Elizabethtown teen charged with causing a drunken-driving crash that killed one passenger and injured another. Police say evidence shows Lawrence W. Mattingly, 19, was under the influence of alcohol and recklessly speeding in a pi

  • Let them be kids

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Recently I saw a segment on a morning news show about a dance competition in Los Angeles where 8-year-old girls were, for lack of a better expression, bumping and grinding on stage to Beyonce’s “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It.” The girls were dressed in outfits similar to what st