Today's News

  • Faces and Places: A cheer challenge

    CECILIA — The 5th Region Kentucky Association of Pep Organization Sponsors — KAPOS — competition took place last Sunday at Central Hardin High School. Squads from 11 high schools competed in several different divisions for a chance to qualify for the state competition to be held Feb. 20 at Western Kentucky University. A middle school competition was also held with squads from six school participating.


  • Photo: Icicles sweat the small stuff
  • Tori vows to fight for abortion measure



    FRANKFORT — A bill introduced last week by State Sen. Elizabeth Tori, R-Radcliff, has raised the ire of some within the state for potentially placing additional restrictions on abortion procedures.

  • Jan. 29, 20110: Services

    Marshall W. Baber, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010. The funeral is at 11:30 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Thursday thefts remind motorists to lock up

    The News-Enterprise

    Easy access to valuables resulted in several thefts from cars Thursday night in the College Street area.

    “There were no break-ins,” EPD spokesman Officer Virgil Willoughby said. “People just left their cars unlocked.”

    Among the items stolen from unlocked autos was a laptop computer and a cell phone.

    Willoughby said the incident is a good reminder to lock up valuables. He said as of Friday afternoon there were six reports of theft turned in to EPD from Thursday.


  • E'town PD taking applications for citizen academy

    The News-Enterprise

    Enrollment for Elizabethtown Police Department’s spring Citizens Police Academy has started. The program is designed to educate residents on how their police department functions.

    Two-hour classes are conducted 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Mondays from Feb. 22 to March 29.

    The program is free and open to the public.

    Anyone wishing to participate can contact Officer Virgil Willoughby at (270) 765-4125 or pick up an application at EPD headquarters, 300 S. Mulberry St. Applications must be submitted by Feb. 18.

  • Jan. 28, 2010: Obituaries

    Marshall W. Baber Marshall W. Baber, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Veterans Hospital in Louisville. He was a native of Culpeper, Va., and attended Trinity Independent Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam and retired from A&P. He was a life member of VFW, American Legion in Culpeper, the Culpeper Moose Lodge and the Vietnam Ve

  • Several events postponed, canceled

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Weather-related postponements and cancellations:


  • Snow blankets county



    HARDIN COUNTY —  Kenneth Browning spent part of his Saturday morning racing up and down a small embankment in an Elizabethtown neighborhood. 

    The 14-year-old had a sled in tow, and was joined by a cast of friends — most of whom were younger than him — who relished the snow storm that blanketed Elizabethtown and Hardin County this weekend.

  • Magistrate races attract a wealth of new faces

    *-Candidates are listed in order they will appear on the ballot MAGISTRATE-DISTRICT 1 Jerry Brown-Democrat Curtis Brunson-Democrat Roy Easter-Democrat Portia S. Petties-Democrat Steve Walton-Republican MAGISTRATE-DISTRICT 2 Douglas H. Goodman-Democrat Jacob Pearman-Republican MAGISTRATE-DISTRICT 3 Bob Hicks-Democrat Phillip Crady-Democrat Lisa Williams-Republican Brent