Today's News

  • PREP GOLF ROUNDUP: Thursday's results (09/11)

    GOLF BOYS' PREP THURSDAY'S EVENTS MEADE COUNTY 166, NORTH HARDIN 170 BRANDENBURG — Results from Thursday's match at the par-36 (front nine) Doe Valley Country Club: Meade County Tyler Yates                               &

  • Friday night is football time in the Heartland



    HARDIN COUNTY — Burgers and hot dogs cook on the grills leaving a cloud of smoke drifting over the football field as the crowd begins to fill the stadiums on a Friday night in the Heartland.

    Students start to gather on the field with their bodies painted in their school colors to form a tunnel to greet the team as it takes the field.

  • Rineyville woman accused of vehicular assault



    VINE GROVE - A Rineyville woman was jailed Thursday after police say she ran someone down after an argument.

    Court records show Laura Michelle Baize, a 35-year-old Park Court resident, is charged with felony leaving the scene of an injury accident stemming from an alleged Sept. 1 incident on Red Hill Road in Vine Grove.

  • Traffic stop results in Taser use



    LARUE COUNTY – Kentucky State Police say a popular stun-gun effectively stopped an aggressive and intoxicated Hodgenville man storming two patrol cops during a late night traffic stop this weekend.

    According to a KSP news release, the incident along Interstate 65 began at 1:19 a.m. Saturday after Troopers Chad Taylor and Jon Vaughn initiated a stop of a suspected drunken driver traveling between Hodgenville and Elizabethtown.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: E'town upsets Manual, 2-1 (09/11)

    The News-Enterprise Senior Christina Thompson scored off an assist from sophomore Jessica Gabhart with 16 minutes left to lift the No. 14 Elizabethtown Lady Panthers to a 2-1 upset win over No. 4 Louisville DuPont Manual on Thursday. It was a rematch of last season’s state tournament opener that Manual won. “This is huge. For where we are right now, it was a good test be

  • PREP FOOTBALL: LaRue County hopes to bounce back against Green County (09/11)


  • Bowling Green man jailed on pot charges

    The News-Enterprise

    COLESBURG — A Bowling Green man was jailed in Hardin County Saturday morning after Kentucky State Police say he was caught with two pounds of marijuana.

    A KSP news release shows Trooper Manny Cruz found the pot after stopping a suspected drunk driver heading north on Interstate 65 at Colesburg around 2:30 a.m.

    The driver, 37-year-old Andre R. Martin, was jailed in Hardin County on gun-enhanced charges of trafficking and possession of marijuana, DUI and an array of work zone-enhanced traffic offenses.

  • PREP FOOTBALL OPINION: Puzzling describes picks so far this year (9/11)

    This year, each Friday I’ll take a look at the week that was in high school football and look ahead at the upcoming week. Most of our readers probably look forward to our predictions, seeing if we picked your team or against it.

  • Parents avoid trouble after child wanders off

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — No charges were filed against the parents of a toddler found wandering Poplar Street around noon Friday.

    The 2-year-old boy, named Noah, reunited with his parents within hours of police finding him near a landromat.

    Elizabethtown Police Department spokesman Virgil Willoughy said Noah's parents work opposing shifts and that the parent at home Friday fell asleep. The boy was somehow able to get outside the home, Willoughby said.

  • Vine Grove man jailed for alleged attack

    The News-Enterprise

    MEADE COUNTY — Two men — one from Vine Grove and the other from Guston — are facing felony charges after being arrested by Meade County Sheriff’s Deputies in connection to an alleged attack of two people on Stringtown Road.

    According to a Meade County Sheriff Butch Kerrick, Guston resident Adrian Oliver, 24, and Vine Grove resident Joel Carter, 24, arrived at Oliver’s ex-girlfriend’s home the evening of Aug. 27 brandishing a gun and looking for trouble.