Today's News

  • Woman's Club caters Chamber lunch

    The Radcliff Woman’s Club catered the Radcliff Chamber of Commerce luncheon Feb. 8 at Colvin Community Center. The theme was Valentine. A lasagna luncheon was served along with several varieties of cake, coordinated by Emma Day and Barbara Proffitt. From left, Sheri Williams and Brenda Coffee go through the food line.

  • Wired65 offers seminar

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWNThere will be a Wired65 Entrepreneurial networking seminar at 1 p.m. March 18 at the Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau.

    The free seminar will inform entrepreneurs and small business owners about resources available to them, according to a news release from Wired65. Those who attend will hear from other business owners to learn about their experiences.

  • E'town clinic controversy spurs bill



    FRANKFORT – After failing last year to stop a controversial clinic from dosing local addicts with methadone, Elizabethtown leaders turned Thursday to Frankfort in hopes of tightening the licensing process for opiate replacement clinics operating in Kentucky.

  • From the pulpit to politics



    HARDIN COUNTY — Some could argue that God and politics don’t mix, but the Rev. Jacob Pearman questions the logic of such a claim.

    “I really don’t see why they should be (separate),” he said.

  • Green


    Sarah Jean Phillips of Radcliff and Jeffrey Charles Green of Killeen, Texas, were remarried in a candle light ceremony on Feb. 13, 2010, in a wedding chapel in Killeen.

    The bride is the daughter of Irene Lydian and William Thomas Phillips of Bardstown.

    The groom is the son of Jerline Smoot and Jimmy Green of Charles County, Maryland.

    The couple reside in Radcliff.


  • Islamic Center helps out at Warm Blessings


    Preparing to clean tables at Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen (609 E. Dixie Hwy.) are children from the Islamic Center of Elizabethtown. In addition to and evening meal Monday through Thursday Warm Blessings offers showers for homeless or others with this need and a washer and dryer is also available on a limited basis. For these services persons must call 763-9276 (WARM) for an appointment.

  • Arrest made in double homicide

     BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY — Kentucky State Police Post 4 troopers on Friday arrested a man in Breckinridge County on charges of homicide and kidnapping.

    Librada Rosario Ramirez was wanted in Bourbon County for double homicide, double kidnapping and robbery. Troopers located Ramirez on Friday at a residence in Breckinridge County and took him into custody .

    Ramirez was transported to Bourbon County and lodged there.


  • Shinkles celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Bill Jr. and Lois Ertel Shinkle of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in June with a family reunion at their home and dinner at Stone Hearth in Elizabethtown.

    They were married Feb. 6, 1960, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Fort Mitchell with Monsignor Leo Streck officiating.

    Mr. Shinkle is a retired pharmacist and is a 36-year member of St. James Catholic Church.

    Mrs. Shinkle is a homemaker and is also a 36-year member of St. James Catholic Church.

  • Kirkwood-Janes


    Christene D. Kirkwood and Timothy L. Janes announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Harold and Janet Kirkwood Smith of Campton and the granddaughter of the late Orbin and Christine Rudd. A 1990 graduate of Wolfe County High School, she received her Rank I certification in elementary education and is currently employed by Hardin County Schools as a fifth-grade teacher at Rineyville Elementary School.

  • March 7, 2010: Obituaries

    Henry E. Borders

    Henry E. Borders, 87, of Glendale, died Friday, March 5, 2010, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation in Radcliff.

    He was a native of Hardin County and a member of Sand Springs Church of God of Prophecy. He was a World War II U.S. Army Veteran and was the owner of Border’s Salvage Yard.

    He was preceded in death by a son, Sammy Borders; his parents, Claude and Iva Snelling Borders; a brother, Alvin Borders and a sister, Edna Brown.