Today's News

  • June 29, 2010: Obituaries

    Phyllis Ann Kampe Atteberry

    Phyllis Ann Kampe Atteberry, 63, of Bonnieville, died Sunday, June 27, 2010.

    Survivors include her mother, Mary Hambright Kampe; her husband, Willard Atteberry; and two sons, Willard Thomas Atteberry Jr. and Timothy Lee Atteberry.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Thursday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville with burial in Weldon Cemetery in Bonnieville.

  • Grand jury reports May primary fraud free

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY —  A Hardin County grand jury reported to Circuit Judge Ken Howard Tuesday morning its finding that May's primary elections were free from fraud and corruption.

    Review of election proceedings by grand juries is common practice practice throughout Kentucky counties. Part of the review consists of a report to grand jurors by Board of Election officials.

  • OPINION: World Cup fever is gone after U.S. loss (6/28)

    I have to admit I caught the World Cup fever. I caught myself watching matches even when the United States wasn’t playing, but my interest was piqued because of how well our country was playing. I’m not what you would call an avid soccer fan. I played soccer – indoor and out – for a few years when I was much younger. I enjoy watching high school matches.

  • OPINION NOTEBOOK: Actually, Sireno was Meade's first non-pitcher Player of the Year (06/29)



    Random notes and thoughts on area sports typed in while looking for oil-resistant swim trunks prior to my annual excursion to the Gulf Coast next month:

    In hindsight, I should have checked the non-existent record book.

    Back in 1997, lanky pitcher Carissa McCoy led the Meade County Lady Waves to a fourth-place finish in the softball state tournament. For her efforts, she was named Area Sophomore of the Year as well as Area Player of the Year on the annual All-Area Softball Team.

  • Pellmans celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Wesley and Jewell Monin Pellman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 18, 2010.

    They were married on June 18, 1960.

    They have one son, Kenny Pellman.


  • Former Wildcat shooter to admit guilt



    Former University of Kentucky basketball player Derrick G. Millar is set to enter a guilty plea in Elizabethtown’s 9th Circuit Court today in response to felony theft charges brought against him last year.

    The charges, brought against Millar by Elizabethtown police in September, allege the 1986-90 record-setting shooter sold tickets to Wildcat fans, but never delivered them, causing fans in Hardin County to lose more than $1,000.

  • Retired Army officer indicted on felony charge



    A retired U.S. Army officer charged with vandalizing a Cherry Wood Drive resident’s pickup was indicted Tuesday morning by a Hardin County grand jury on one felony count of first-degree criminal mischief.

  • From the bookshelf: 'This Business of Music'

    "This Business of Music"

    M. William Krasilovsky, Sidney Shemel, John M. Gross and Jonathan Feinstein

    Billboard Book (2007)


    Five bookworms


    When my husband, Ray, first began playing and writing music, I asked a friend of mine in the music business: What do I do now?

    Buy this book," Jesse said.

    I did. And here I am now passing that good advice on to others. "This Business of Music" may not have all the answers, but it comes real close.

  • Students take advantage of Kids' College



    Students were spread across the Regional Education Center at the community college, but these weren’t traditional college classes they were taking.

    Students have been attending classes all summer at the Kids’ College hosted by Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. Students in fourth grade have attended classes on a variety of subjects that range from the artistic to the scientific.

  • Standard Register fire sparks arson charge

    By Bob White


    Radcliff police charged an Elizabethtown man with first-degree arson Friday for a flash fire that occurred inside a trash receptacle a day earlier at Standard Register’s Dixie Boulevard plant.

    According to police, temporary worker Philip Tyler Hudson, 20, soaked compacted trash with isopropyl alcohol, then ignited it, causing a fire inside a trash-compactor room shortly after 4 p.m. last Thursday.