Today's News

  • Sept. 18 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    James K. and Laura I. Overton to Christopher G. Nevins, property in Hardin County, $85,000.

    Daryl A. and Stacy J. Porter to Billy R. and Joanna Hargis, 502 Sunningdale Way, Elizabethtown, $200,000.

    Kindred Investors Inc. to Murrell Construction Inc., 128 Boone Trace, Radcliff, $30,000.

    James C. and Ashley Varela to Charles and Lisa Nesbitt, lot 26 LaVista Estates Subdivision, county, $156,000.

  • A grand re-opening



    STEPHENSBURG — A drive-up restaurant that abruptly closed two years ago after more than four decades in business recently reopened under new ownership.

    The family-run Laker Drive-In on Sept. 18 once again began serving up fare such as onion rings, shakes and Lakerburgers.

    “Business has been wonderful,” co-owner Michelle Bowen said. “The community is very supportive.”

  • Former UK player wanted in E'town



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown police have sought two arrest warrants for former University of Kentucky basketball player Derrick Miller after receiving two complaints from Elizabethtown residents.

    According to EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, neither complainant received season basketball tickets promised to them by Miller, who accepted money from the alleged victims.

  • Credit Union donates to veterans memorial

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — A veterans monument proposed for a future park off Ring Road has received its first major donation. Fort Knox Federal Credit Union has contributed to the Elizabethtown Nature Park project, which will feature statues representing the five military branches. Rik Hawkins, a Hardin County Veterans Tribute board member, said the memorial will be a center

  • Ralph's World comes to the PAC

    The News-Enterprise

    RADCLIFF — Grammy-nominated kid's music rock star Ralph Covert will bring his high-energy Ralph's World show to the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center Friday to showcase songs from his eight albums, including his most recent release, "The Rhyming Circus."

    The public performance will be at 6 p.m. Friday. The PAC is located at 384 W.A. Jenkins Road.

  • 'Well, I only quote from the best' - Rear Window

      Favorite movie quotes from the newsroom Holly Tabor: “Notafinga!” — A Christmas Story “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” — The Princess Bride “Listen.

  • Anthem, Norton resume talks



    LOUISVILLE — In the wake of a recent announcement by Norton Healthcare to end financial accommodations for Anthem users on Jan. 1, Anthem officials have moved to renew contract negotiations with Norton.

    Through written correspondence, the two sides agreed to meet Wednesday at an undisclosed location and time to attempt again to hammer out the details of a new contract.

  • Saw you at the pole
  • Memory Walk to raise money for Alzheimer's Association

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — About 500 community members are expected to support the Alzheimer’s Association this weekend at its annual fundraiser. The Alzheimer’s Association 2009 Memory Walk will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at Freeman Lake Park. The walk raises funds for and awareness of the association. Walkers can register at www.

  • Hardin County lands $426,500 grant

    Staff report HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry announced Thursday that Hardin County Government has been approved for a $426,500 “Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant.” The grant is part of the $3.2 billion allocated within the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for funding local energy efficiency improvements. In Ap