Today's News

  • Several windows broken by slingshot in E'town

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Police are on the look out for individuals responsible for shooting out windows in the downtown area and Dogwood Drive area Wednesday.

    EPD took several reports of criminal mischief regarding windows being shot out with a slingshot on Wednesday.

    Anyone with information of these crimes should call Crime Stoppers at (800) 597-8123.



  • Crain trial ends in hung jury

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – The sex crimes trial of William Crain is over, but there’s plenty of work ahead for prosecutors and his defense attorney. Following 12 hours of deliberation Wednesday — which recessed at midnight — and four more hours of talks Thursday, the 10-man, two-woman jury concluded shortly after noon Thursday that they

  • Radcliff man charged with child abuse

    The News-Enterprise

    A Radcliff man was jailed Wednesday on a charge of first-degree child abuse after being accused of punching and choking a 12-year-old earlier Wednesday.

    Darren “Harry” Hulings was taken into custody at Radcliff police headquarters around 9 p.m. Wednesday – about six hours after the alleged abuse occurred at a Deer Haven Drive residence.

    An abuse report states Hulings, 47, struck the boy several times with his fists, held him down and choked him and that he’d cut the boy in the past.

  • BOYS' 11TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Hancock beats Meade from long range (02/24)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com HARNED — Bo Wilson and the Meade County Green Wave assumed the Hancock County Hornets didn’t have the outside game to beat his team’s 1-2-2 zone defense. Nolan Braun and Austin Ramey proved them wrong Tuesday night. Braun, a senior guard, and Ramey, a sophomore forward, combined to hit six 3-pointers to le

  • BOYS' 18TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Free throws lift LaRue County by Caverna (02/24)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com HORSE CAVE — All week during practice, LaRue County coach Paul Childress stressed how important free throws would be against Caverna. Anthony Myrks Brewer must have been listening. The sophomore guard hit 15-of-16 free throws and scored 23 points as the Hawks advanced to the Boys’ 18th District Tournament finals with

  • BOYS' 17TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT: Curtis, Bulldogs pull away from Fort Knox (02/24)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — Deshawn Curtis slammed down any chance the Fort Knox Eagles had of upsetting the John Hardin Bulldogs, figuratively as well as literally. Highlighting it with a slam and yell, the senior post went on a personal 9-0 run late in the game to help his fourth-seeded Bulldogs pull away from the fifth-seeded Eagles,

  • Gloryland Harvest to host food giveaway Sunday



    RADCLIFF — A Radcliff church will host a food giveaway this weekend.

    Gloryland Harvest Church is distributing 40,000 pounds of food to those who attend the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday as an outreach effort to the community, the Rev. Jacob Pearman, pastor, said.

    This is the fifth year the church has been giving food away at its services. It gets the food from an organization in Columbus, Ohio, which distributes food across the country, Pearman said.

  • Fallen Marine will arrive home Friday



    HARDIN COUNTY — The body of Matthias Numon Hanson will arrive at Fort Knox on Friday morning and a movement on the social networking site Facebook is encouraging area residents to honor the fallen Marine.

    Messages and postings on Facebook have focused on residents taking time out of their day to line the route the hearse carrying Hanson will be taking.

  • E'town mother charged with abuse

    The News-Enterprise

    Elizabethtown police jailed a 36-year-old mother of three Wednesday, accusing her of beating her young children with coat hangers.

    Sheila D. Carter was referred to EPD Detective Kelly Slone by Social Services after the agency heard that Carter  had hit them with hangers at their Abby Court home in Elizabethtown.

    Slone filed a criminal citation against Carter on Wednesday in Hardin District Court claiming all three children said their mother had hurt them with coat hangers.

  • Funeral, route set for Hanson

    By JEFF D’ALESSIO jdalessio@thenewsenterprise.com LARUE COUNTY — Eddie Sickles never knew Matthias Hanson. But he does know what the 20-year-old stood for. Today, he will honor the fallen Marine as he hopes many others will when Hanson’s body passes on U.S. 31W in a hearse. Hanson, 20, died Sunday while supporting combat operations in Helmand province in Afghanistan. He