Today's News

  • July 5, 2010, obituaries

    John Austin Davis

    John Austin Davis, 33, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, July 3, 2010, in Taylor County.

    He was a native of Hardin County and worked for Precision Roller Bearing. He graduated from Elizabethtown High School in 1996 and formerly worked at Ambrake.

    He was preceded in death by his grandparents, E. L. “Red” and Martha Davis, and Edward and Nan Barnes.

  • Resurfacing project to slow Ky. 61 travel

    The News-Enterprise HARDIN COUNTY — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 4 officials are advising motorists of potential delays along Ky. 61 next week when a resurfacing project begins along Lincoln Parkway. According to KTC District 4 spokesman Mark Brown, a $1.4 million Lincoln Parkway resurfacing project is scheduled to begin Monday, July 12, in Hardin County. The state-funded

  • Burke’s third trial date set for Aug. 9



    Bowling Green attorney David Broderick won’t guarantee next month’s scheduled trial of his client, U.S. Army Sgt. Brent Burke, will go as planned.

    But that’s not because he’s doesn’t want to.

    Broderick won’t promise a schedule relating to the double-murder trial because he can’t.

    “There’s nothing routine about a case having had two mistrials,” Broderick said.

  • ZoZo's offers Radcliff a fresh choice

    ZoZo’s is at 593 W. Lincoln Trail Blvd. in Radcliff. For information, contact (270) 352-1200, go to www.zozoscafe.com or find them on Facebook.

    Know OF a good local eatery?

    If you know of a locally-owned eatery where you’d like to see the kitchen invaded, contact Becca Owsley at (270) 505-1741 or bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com



  • Surviving, then describing, bout with a bear


    Landmark News Service

    Tim Scott is an experienced hiker, but he experienced something unexpected when he was attacked by a black bear along a trail in the Red River Gorge.

    Scott, 56, experienced Kentucky’s first recorded attack by a bear on a person in modern times, according to the Department of Fish and Wildlife.

  • YOUTH ALL-STAR BASEBALL: Both South Hardin teams stay unbeaten in Little League District 5 tourneys (07/05)

    The News-Enterprise By sweeping games with Burkesville (Cumberland County) on Sunday, both the South Hardin 9-10-year-old All-Stars and the South Hardin 11-12-year-old All-Stars remained unbeaten in group play in the Little League District 5 tournaments at Cecilia Ruritan Park. SOUTH HARDIN 9-10. Hunter Leslie picked up the win and his team racked up 11 hits in just four i

  • July 4, 2010 editorial: Fair fun comes in variety of ways

    Beginning at 5 p.m. this afternoon, a six-day celebration of traditional skills, deep-fried diet busters, motorized mayhem and pageants of all types gets under way.

    The Hardin County Community Fair and Horse Show opens to one and all at the fairgrounds with a lineup that once again truly “offers something for everyone.”

    County fairs celebrate talents that once were central to survival such as vegetable gardens, canning, embroidery and knitting.

  • July 5 Services

    Doris G. Adams, 61, of Battletown, died Friday, July 2, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. EDT Tuesday at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home in Brandenburg with entombment in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

  • Holiday and heat no sweat for fairgoers

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com Hardin County Fair Board members weren’t sure what Monday would bring. For the first time in the county fair’s history, the first day of the weeklong event fell on a federal holiday, with Monday being an official day off for workers celebrating Independence Day. “Another fair board member told me ‘I

  • Maffet-Krauser

    Nolta and Darlene Maffet of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Heather Renee Maffet of Elizabethtown, to Johnathan Wade Krauser of Radcliff, son of Robert Krauser of Rineyville and Lori Allen of Radcliff.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a 2007 graduate of the University of Louisville with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.