Today's News

  • Missing Radcliff man found unharmed

    The News-Enterprise

    Radcliff Police have found a man reported missing since late Monday morning.
    Radcliff Police spokesman Bryce Shumate said Kirby Paynter, 63, was found unharmed in a room at a Radcliff motel he had checked into. Paynter contacted family members and told them where he was. He was picked up and taken home by RPD around 5 p.m.

  • Radcliff chamber welcomes new leadership

    The Radcliff-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce bid an official goodbye to 2010 in style Monday at Colvin Community Center.

    The chamber welcomed the leadership that will march the chamber through the unification process into the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce while also honoring those who helped shape the past year during its annual awards and installation ceremony.

    Kendra Stewart, outgoing president of the Radcliff chamber, said she cautioned members it would be an adrenaline rush of a year.

  • Offering enduring support

    With only a few forms, a dash of commitment and a sense of duty, you can become a proud parent of 3,500 Fort Knox soldiers.

    As Fort Knox carries out its first large-scale combat deployment since 1942, area chambers of commerce and the post’s public affairs office offer the opportunity to “adopt a platoon.”

  • Boy Scouts visit Perfect North

    Boy Scout Troop 303 enjoyed a day tubing at Perfect North recently. From left, Stephanie Roemer assistant Scout Master; Grant Ouellette, Bryce Messenger, Blake Ryan, Brenton Ryan, Patrick Shieber, Clayton Ryan, Wade Roemer and Scout Master Dana Ryan Scout Master.

  • Elizabethtown Lions name Melvin Jones recipients

    Elizabethtown Lion Lori Moses and Elizabethtown Lions President Brian Dennis at the Elizabethtown Lions Club 2010 Christmas banquet were named Melvin Jones recipients. This honor is bestowed on one who embraces the Lions motto “We Serve,” showing dedicated humanitarian service to their community and their fellow citizens.

  • Sever This Illusion find real success

    A few lineup changes haven’t stopped Sever This Illusion from getting a record deal and producing its first album, which is to be released in February.

    Now comprised of members from Elizabethtown and Louisville, Sever this Illusion originally formed in Louisville in the winter of 2007.

  • The News-Enterprise receives three first-place awards

    The News-Enterprise

    Three first-place honors went to The News-Enterprise as part of the annual awards presented in the Kentucky Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest.

    John Friedlein and Chuck Jones received writing honors.

    Friedlein’s Stories from the Heartland column, which appears in each Monday’s edition, was selected by judges as the best column among Kentucky’s medium-size daily newspapers.

  • HCP to hold auditions for 'Agnes of God'

    The News-Enterprise

    Auditions for Hardin County Playhouse’s production of “Agnes of God” will be held Monday and Tuesday at Plum Alley Theater in the Historic State Theater complex in Elizabethtown.

    Needed for the play are three women.

    The audtions begin at 6:30 p.m. each night.

  • Radcliff hip hop artist to release CD

    The News-Enterprise

    “Trilogy,” the first album by Radcliff hip hop artist Cory Smith — who records under the name Young Dibiase — is scheduled to be released Friday.

    Smith, who is part owner of Hooligan Muzik Group, began recording music about 2006. “Trilogy” is his first album.

    Born in Germany, Smith has opened for acts throughout Kentucky, including Rich Boy.

  • Being part of a dog's life

    It has been a little more than two months since my girlfriend, Rebecca Ricks, and I first got a new addition to our home, a 2-year-old Pomeranian named Tybalt.

    Although he came to us after being abandoned, Tybalt has adjusted so well it seems like he has been here all his life. He never seemed uncomfortable at all.

    Sure, for the first couple of weeks Tybalt was a door dasher. You know: He saw an open door and he dashed for it to run outside. From what we were told, he was abandoned outside, so maybe he was used to running free.