Today's News

  • May 31, 2010: Obituaries

    Carolyn Marie Campbell Mitchell

    Carolyn Marie Campbell Mitchell, 68, of Falls of Rough, died Saturday, May 29, 2010, at Springview Nursing Home in Leitchfield.

    Survivors include her father, Frank Campbell; and two sons, Eddie Mitchell and Danny Mitchell.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. CDT Tuesday at Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield with burial to follow in Laymar Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 4 to 9 p.m. CDT today and continues at 9 a.m. CDT Tuesday at the funeral home.

  • Rejoicing in heroism



    Gillis Slusher spent Memorial Day with his wife, Nellie Faye.

    The Vine Grove Army veteran visits her grave at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff once a week, he said, only deterred by inclement weather.

    Alongside his grandson, Kenneth Corbeil, and Corbeil’s wife, Satarah, they placed flowers taken from a home garden during the cemetery’s Memorial Day ceremony.

  • GIRLS' PREP TENNIS: Sallee, Hazle, Riney pleased with showing at State (05/30)



    LEXINGTON — With their goal of making it to the third round already met, Lexy Hazle and Allision Riney looked to put a cherry on top Friday at the KHSAA Girls’ State Tennis Tournament.

    Alas, it wasn’t meant to be for Elizabethtown’s 9-16 seeded doubles team, which fell to Paducah Lone Oak’s fourth-seeded Haley Dallas and Katie Yates, 6-1, 6-0 indoors at the Lexington Tennis Club. The tournament was moved to after lightning chased players off the courts at the University of Kentucky.

  • St. Christopher’s in Radcliff to celebrate Latin Mass



    An event that hasn’t happened in Hardin County for many years will take place 8 a.m. Saturday at St. Christopher Catholic Church located at 1225 S. Wilson Road in Radcliff.

    A Tridentine Latin Mass, or the Extraordinary Form, will kick off the Kentucky Catholic Home School Conference at St. Christopher but it is open to the public and not strictly for conference attendees.

  • PREP TRACK: Randles, Trojans roll to region title (05/30)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com The target on P.J. Randles’ back grew even bigger Saturday at Central Hardin. The North Hardin senior won two events and finished second in another to help the Trojans repeat as Class 3-A, Region 2 champions. Randles won the long and triple jumps and finished second to John Hardin senior Brandon Bagley in the 110-mete

  • PREP BASEBALL: Could region provide E'town vs. Central Round 4? (5/30)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Defending 5th Region champion Elizabethtown could have a tough road ahead if the Panthers are going to repeat this season. The bottom half of the 5th Region Baseball Tournament bracket seems loaded with two 20-win teams and another on the verge of its 20th victory.

  • PREP TRACK: Successful day for North, Central (05/30)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com After being the only Central Hardin Lady Bruin to qualify for the KHSAA State Track & Field Championships last year, junior Mallory Chaney didn’t want a repeat of that experience. She won’t be alone this year as six of her teammates also qualified during the Class 3-A, Region 2 Meet at Central Hardin. Behind

  • PREP BASEBALL: Meade faces McLean in 3rd Region tourney (5/30)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The Meade County Green Wave are making their second consecutive trip to the 3rd Region Baseball Tournament and they are better prepared this time around. Meade County, which won the 11th District for the second straight year, was bounced in the first round of the region tournament last season, fal

  • Photo: It's a jungle out there

    The barren branches of a vine wrap around a pole and sign seeming to warn of a jungle crossing Wednesday in Vine Grove.

  • How You Like Me Now?



    The weather was hot and the crowd was bustling as country music dominated the atmosphere at Fort Knox.

    Toby Keith rolled onto post Saturday evening as part of his self-proclaimed “America’s Toughest Tour.”

    Event organizers said the crowd set a record for the concert series, which has attracted performances from rockers ZZ Top and chart-topping country duo Brooks & Dunn.