Today's News

  • Aug. 13, 2009: Our readers write

    On Gates’ reaction

    As a black peace officer, this is how I would have handled either Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., or anyone else at a location which I thought was the scene of a burglary. I feel that it’s important to hear this situation from a black officer’s point of view as well as for the public to understand that no reader of this paper was there to see the any of the situation.

  • Getting a home inspection


    Hiring a professional home inspector can be one of the most important things you can do to make sure the home you are buying is in good condition. An independent authorized inspector can uncover defects with the house that could cost you a lot of money down the road.

  • Sponsorship down for Heartland Festival

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite a dip in sponsor support, the Kentucky Heartland Festival is expected to expand this year. Festival organizers have put additional resources toward music — and plan to have more arts and crafts booths during the Aug. 28-29 event at Freeman Lake Park. “We’re trying to improve the festival in t

  • Aug. 21, 2009: Services

     William Thomas “Rudy” Buckner died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 1 p.m. today at King Solomon Baptist Church, 1620 Anderson St., Louisville. Visitation is at 11 a.m. today at the church.

  • Justice Center set for renovations, repairs

    The News-Enterprise   HARDIN COUNTY — The Hardin County Justice Center is slated for some repairs and renovations designed to give extra space to the Hardin County Circuit Court Clerk’s office. The Elizabethtown City Council on Monday accepted a bid of $186,700 from McNutt Construction Company to oversee the repairs and renovations. City Planner Kevin Strader said the

  • 8-19 Services

     Kimberly Lynn Alvarado, 38, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 7 p.m. today at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

  • 8-12 Lending a Hand


  • A Dash of Class: Amish Friendship Bread

    Nora's Note: This is a first in my four years of writing “Dash of Class,” but I am going to do a re-run this week. It seems like we get a lot of re-runs in the summer, doesn’t it? I have had several people ask if I had the starter recipe for Friendship Bread. This is a column I did in November 2006 and hope that this particular re-run will be something you can use in 2009.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Knox gets first district win in two years (08/19)

    The News-Enterprise Fort Knox’s first 15th District win in nearly two years came in dominating fashion Tuesday. Sophomore Breezy Jackson went 15-for-15 from the service line with four aces and six assists to lead the Lady Eagles to a 25-9, 25-8 victory over North Hardin, their first district win since beating John Hardin in the district tournament quarterfinals on Oct

  • PREP GOLF: Tuesday's results (08/19)

    GOLF BOYS’ PREP TUESDAY’S EVENTS NORTH HARDIN 188, JOHN HARDIN 194, GRAYSON COUNTY NTS FALLS OF ROUGH — Results from Tuesday’s tri-match at the par-36 (front nine) Lafayette Golf Course: North Hardin Ryan Daniels                      &nb