Today's News

  • Soccer league missing $28K



    ELIZABETHTOWN – The former treasurer of a youth soccer league was jailed Friday afternoon in Hardin County after he was served an arrest warrant by police in Jackson County, Ind., where he was found earlier the same day.

    A warrant issued Sept. 21 for Lawrence Varner McCrobie’s arrest alleges the 28-year-old Elizabethtown resident began stealing from Elizabethtown Youth Soccer Association on May 14, while serving as the group’s treasurer.

  • Sept. 27: Services


    Raymond Irvin Snyder, 60, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. today at V.F.W. Post No. 10281, 299 Briggs Lane, Vine Grove. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff is in charge of arrangements.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Fort Knox travels to take on North Oldham (09/25)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com FORT KNOX — Brandon Combs sees a lot of Hancock County in the North Oldham Mustangs. And that could be bad news for Combs and the Fort Knox Eagles tonight when they travel to Goshen for a 7:30 kickoff. The Mustangs (3-2) run a lot of the same plays Fort Knox (0-4) saw in an 80-39 loss to Hancock County in Week 3. Nort

  • Patriots take up wreath project


    Guest columnist

    Many businesses and individuals have and will be receiving letters of request from me, on behalf of the Kentucky Patriots, asking for donations to support “Wreaths Across America.”

    Kentucky Patriots is a group of caring volunteers whose main purpose is to recognize and honor Veterans being buried at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central on U.S. 31W just south of Fort Knox.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Pass-happy Panthers prep for run-loving LaRue (09/25)


  • Sept. 17 editorial: Date will live in infamy

    Aside from a handful of school and community events last Friday, did you do anything to remember the events of eight years ago that day?

    You  probably are not alone if you didn't.

    Sept. 11, 2001, is a day that never, ever should be forgotten. The terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon across the Potomac from Washington, D.C. and the hijacking and subsequent plane crash into a Pennsylvania field, took thousands of lives and shook our country at its core.

    But as time passes so does the memory of that event, it seems.

  • Attendants dance and banjos battle at hometown Bluegrass bash
  • PREP FOOTBALL OPINION: Coaches like later start to district play (9/25)

    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. The Kentucky High School Athletic Association changed the scheduling format for teams this season, pushing district games to later in the season like it was before the KHSAA went to six classes. The move was welcomed by most coaches, especially those in five-team districts.

  • Morrison receives certification

    Jeanine Morrison with one of her completed class project designs featuring more than 3,000 balloons.

    Jeanine Morrison, owner of Party Plus, attended a Rouse International Balloon Graphic Seminar where she received a CRA certification where she learned detailed murals, logo work and other designs created with the use of balloons.


  • Sept. 20 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Robert W. Eggers (1964). Failure to give right of way to emergency vehicle; failure to or improper signal. Total $244.

    Howard R. Aldridge (1983). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.