Today's News

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Goedde, Krupinski lead Central over Male (12/31)

    The News-Enterprise Sophomore forward Abbi Goedde and junior post Kristina Krupinski each posted a double-double to lead the Central Hardin Lady Bruins to a 53-49 win over tournament host Louisville Male on Wednesday in the Bulldog Holiday Bash. Goedde led the Lady Bruins (3-9) with 16 points, 12 rebounds, one assist and one block, while Krupinski had 13 poi

  • Dec. 31 Services

    Helen Marie Botto, 83, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Hardin Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon today at the funeral home.

  • Cox's Creek man killed in single-vehicle crash



    GLENDALE — A Nelson County man died Thursday afternoon at the scene of a single-vehicle crash just past exit 86 on Interstate 65 in Glendale.

    Kentucky State Police said the 58-year-old Cox’s Creek resident was southbound on I-65 when his vehicle left the roadway on the right shoulder and struck a tree. His name had not been released as of Thursday afternoon.

  • Charities ready for year-end rush



    HARDIN COUNTY — Making charitable donations sounds like a good New Year’s resolution; but for some, it’s something to do before the clock strikes midnight.

    Some local charitable organizations see an increase in giving right before the new year, when donors are looking for ways to get a little extra back from Uncle Sam. But whenever donations are made and for whatever reason, donors need to know what they need to make those deductions.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL OPINION: Wildcats are still learning (12/30)

    LEXINGTON – Fourteen wins. Zero losses. That’s where the Kentucky Wildcats, who are ranked third in the nation, stand following Tuesday night’s 104-61 rout of the Hartford Hawks at Rupp Arena. Even with the addition of first-year coach John Calipari and some highly touted recruits, not many probably thought this is where Kentucky would be heading into the

  • Paralyzing ice storm the top story for 2009


    2000: Liquor sales approved in Radcliff

    2001: Impact of 9/11 attacks

    2002: Hardin loses out on Hyundai plant

    2003: Local business owner Victor Moseley battles lingerie giant Victoria's Secret in trademark issue

    2004: Commissioner form of county government voted in

    2005: Fort Knox spared from BRAC decision; post to stay open

    2006: Smoking ordinances passed in Elizabethtown, Hardin County


  • 2009 Top 10 Films

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com While I was not able to see every movie released this year, here are my top 10 favorite films, along with the five worst movies I viewed this year.

  • A Dash of Class: A taste of what's to come in 2010


    I have just finished my fourth year of writing “Dash of Class” for the Pulse section of The News-Enterprise. I have to say it has been a pleasure to share with you my own personal recipes, recipes you have requested and recipes that people have shared.

  • It's a Wonderful Laugh

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA It was Christmas Eve, and I had reached the end of my rope. I stood on the bridge over Valley Creek in downtown Elizabethtown staring at the vast drop and rushing mighty waters, contemplating my misfortune and wondering if I should even care anymore. I used to like to laugh at life and found laughter in everything.