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  • BOYS' PREP GOLF ROUNDUP: Wednesday's Results (08/13)


  • Parents arrested, kids removed in meth case



    VINE GROVE – Eight of nine people calling a Greenbrier Street residence home have been removed and placed in custody of either social services or the county jail after police say they discovered several meth labs and drugs there.

  • Aug. 9 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Jim O. Burlison (1971). Failure to wear seat belts; failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Total $194.

    Tina Marie Ernspiker (1979). Speeding 50 in a 40. Total $164.

    Joshua G. Froedge (1975). Theft by deception (three counts). Ninety days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $155.

  • Fact or Myth? It costs too much to eat healthy


    Trying to save some dough? Don’t think even for a minute that those fast food dollar menus or 99-cent bags of chips are a bargain. Because if this becomes a habit, you will eventually pay even more – with your health.

    A new study from Research Triangle Institute and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that an obese individual will spend about 42 percent more on health care per year than an individual of healthy weight. So, how can you spend less money and live healthier too?

  • Don't lose sight

    FOR MORE INFO: For more information on eye health, visit www.preventblindness.org and www.nei.nih.gov.   By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com When it comes to your health, it might be eas

  • Good times revisited

    IF YOU GO: Advance tickets are $25 and  $30 at the gate. Show is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Only one day remains before Elizabethtown is bombarded with some classic rock revelry.

  • A visit from Fido can be good for you

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com Four-legged friends often are a source of comfort and companionship, and some studies indicate pets can help reduce stress. For seniors, the gift from those furry friends can extend into the realm of general overall well-being, and this effect hasn’t been lost to loc

  • WK Parkway getting road work

    The News-Enterprise

    GRAYSON COUNTY — Asphalt  rehabilitation work started Monday on the Wendell H. Ford West Kentucky Parkway. Construction will occur in four phases and started on the eastbound side of the parkway between mile points 114-117 just east of the Clarkson exit.

    The work covers 2.17 miles, a highway department news release said.

  • Aug 6., 2009: Our readers write

    Conservatism in a rut

    Lately, many citizens, mainly conservatives, have defamed President Obama as a socialist. Sadly, the media has allowed these opinions to spread like wildfire. These opinions are false and ignorant.

  • Aug. 13: Services

    Dorothy Stith Basham, 88, of Clarkson, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT today at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson with burial in Clarkson Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home.