Today's News

  • Club makes contribution to Feeding America

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown participates in providing for community needs through the Feeding America program. Diane Willis, right, president, presented Gary Miles with a contribution from the club women. Several club members also assist with the backpack program for students in the area.

  • Copelin-Cottrell


    Stephen and Rebecca Williams Copelin of Clarkson announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lana Brooke Copelin to Kevin Dale Cottrell, son of Paula Cottrell of Clarkson and Kevin Cottrell of Rineyville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of Grayson County High School.

    The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of Hart County High School and is employed at Roundstone Native Seed.

    The outdoor ceremony will be at 6 p.m. CDT, Sept. 25, 2009, at the home of the bride, 3191 Wax Road, Clarkson.

  • Myths and realities of mental health


    “We need to get away from labels. Every one of us at some point has a problem with our body and our mind – no matter who you are or what age you are. You can’t see a disability in some people.” - National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)   Throughout history and even to present day mental illness carries negative labels and ugly stigma. These barriers often prevent sufferers from reaching out for help and can lead to despair and isolation.

  • Aldenderfer speaks at Garden Club meeting

    Jean Janes and Rosie Rissel were co-hosts for the September meeting of the Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club. The club welcomed new members, Anneliese Knoll and Anna Jones. Amy Aldenderfer from the Hardin County Extension Service presented a program about “Testing and Preparing the Soil” to reap the benefits of productive planting and growing. The ladies enjoyed a buffet of finger foods, and after the business meeting, they made plans for the Oct. 21 meeting at Jane Tabacchi’s home. For information, call Renate Gosser at 351-6433.


  • Miller-Brangers


    Gary and Becky Miller of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Annetta Miller of Elizabethtown to Tyler Brangers of Elizabethtown, son of Donnie Bangers of Elizabethtown and Jessica Brangers of Flaherty.

    The bride-to-be is a student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College and is studying interdisciplinary childhood education. She is an infant teacher at Taylor Tots Children’s Center and is a child-care provider at Rineyville Elementary Schools School-Aged Child-Care Program.

  • Jackson graduates from Airborne School


    JACKSON. Spc. Antonio M. Jackson graduated from airborne school on Jan. 21 at Fort Benning, Ga, and from the Advance Leadership Course in March at Fort Bragg, N.C. The son of Larry Jackson Sr. and Evangelist Aundra Lett-Jackson of Radcliff, he deployed to Afghanistan on April 19.


  • Democratic Women’s club meets

    The Hardin County Democratic Women’s Club met Sept. 14 at Freeman Lake Park.

    First Vice President Angie Ashlock presided in the absence of President Diane Nall, and Karen McCord blessed the meal. Sandy Hawkins gave the devotional.

    25th District Rep. Jimmie Lee introduced the guest speaker, Joe Prather, who served as secretary of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet from December 2007 to Sept. 30. Prather spoke at length about his service and said he looks forward to returning to spending more time with family as he nears 70.

  • Bentley-Nall

    Kirby and Pamela Bentley of Cecilia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kathryn Camille Bentley, to Donald Earl Nall, son of Dennis and Mari Nall of Cecilia.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Albert and Camille Rosati and the late John and Nora Bentley. She is a 1999 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication. She is a community news team associate at The News-Enterprise.

  • GIRLS' PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Mattingly wins third race at Freeman Lake (10/11)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Another race at Freeman Lake Park, another win for Maggie Mattingly. A John Hardin High School senior, Mattingly won the 50-runner race in 20:22.01 on Saturday for her third win this season at Freeman Lake. “Compared to a 21 (which she ran at the John Hardin Invitational on Oct. 3), 20:22 is much

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club EHS Students of the Month named

    Elizabethtown High School seniors Katie Meek and Sam Sherrard attended the noon meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club as Students of the Month. Katie Meek is a member of the BETA Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Journalism Club and is co-captain of the EHS volleyball team. After graduating she plans to attend a four-year college and major in biology, eventually attending dental school. She hopes to some day return to Elizabethtown to practice dentistry. Sam Sherrard already owns his own business and spends his extra time doing community service activities.