Today's News

  • New name, new uniforms

    Jessie Lee, board member of the Optimist Club of Radcliff, presented Radcliff Middle School Coach Rasheed with a $200 donation. The money will be used to buy new warm-ups for the basketball team with the new school name of “North Middle School”.


  • Longview Homemakers celebrate Homemaker's Week

    Members of Longview Homemakers recently celebrated Homemaker’s Week. Pictured from left, Sharon Frederick, Debbie Bussey-Roberts, Missy Baugh, Dottie Allen, Chris Letterman and Connie Hickey. Members not pictured are Shirley Allen, Julie Thompson, Gladys Mills, Vickie Moran, Nell Dowell and Reanna McCarthy.

  • Jan. 29, 2010: Obituaries

    Austin Evans Sr.

    Austin Evans Sr., 62, of Campbellsville, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at his residence.

    Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Evans.

    Cremation was chosen.

    Buchanan-Robinson & Percell Funeral Home in Campbellsville is in charge of arrangements.

    Hector Figueroa

    Hector Figueroa, 78, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Golden Living Center Camelot in Louisville.

  • Second flu clinic draws around 200



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Lines were shorter Thursday at the second H1N1 flu clinic conducted by the Lincoln Trail District Health Department than they were the first time.

    Director of outreach for the department, Wendy Keown, said 195 patients attended the clinic during a three-hour event at Pritchard Community Center to receive the H1N1 flu vaccine. Another 10 people received the seasonal flu vaccine.

  • 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.