Today's News

  • Radcliff man charged with crimes against child



    RADCLIFF — A Radcliff man remains behind bars after being arrested Friday for what police claim was a long history of sex crimes against a child.

    According to court and jail records, Frank Vincent Long, a married 39-year-old resident of Congress Drive in Radcliff, was jailed July 17 on charges of first-degree sodomy and two counts of sex abuse.

  • Bucking the trend



    WHITE MILLS — Here on the banks of the winding Nolin River, a church camp’s attendance rebounded this year as similar operations across the country closed or scaled back.

    The White Mills Christian Camp — which took over the site of a former resort 60 years ago — has been abuzz with activity during the past couple of months.

  • July 21: Services


  • Boy struck by vehicle Saturday doing well



    Police say a boy is in good condition after being struck Saturday by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.

    According to Radcliff police spokesman Bryce Shumate, the boy was cycling along U.S. 31W near the Wal-Mart entrance when he was struck by a vehicle Saturday afternoon.

    Shumate said the boy was treated for injuries and was not hospitalized overnight.

    No charges were filed against the driver.  


  • Wreck on BG parkway kills teen



    bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com    ELIZABETHTOWN – An Elizabethtown teen died Monday night after a single vehicle wreck on the Martha Layne Collins Blue Grass Parkway about six miles east of the Interstate 65 junction.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Ben G. Napier, 19, was traveling westbound when he lost control of the 1991 Buick Park Avenue he was driving.

  • July 17 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Mickey and Cathy Stinnett to Alfredo and Amy Armijo, 105 LaVista Drive, Rineyville, $172,000.

    Todd and Shellby Jones to Gary L. and Brenda J. Williams, 680 Wind Brook Drive, Elizabethtown, $279,500.

    Rhonda Lynn Dennison and Dennis Wayne Underwood to Richard L. Mattingly, 548 Stovall Road, Elizabethtown, $90,000.

    Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Chad L. Bader, 358 Valley View Drive, Vine Grove, 460,500.

  • July 17 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    B&R Supply Company Inc. v. Vista Builders Inc., et al, Vineland Center, Vine Grove. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $4,418.50 plus interest.

  • July 12, 2009: Obituaries

    Alonzo Kiraz Bradley Alonzo Kiraz Bradley, 61, of Radcliff, died Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at his home. A committal service with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff. The guest register may be signed at www.nebfh.com. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff is in charge

  • Classified advertisers should be aware of phone scam

    Late Monday afternoon, The News-Enterprise was made aware of an attempted phone scam targeting the newspaper’s classified advertising customers. Several classified customers reported being contacted by telephone by individuals falsely identifying themselves as employees of the advertising department. Customers were informed by the callers that a payment problem had occurred with their advertisement appearing in the newspaper. The callers then asked for the customers’ credit card number or checking account transaction routing number.

  • Western Kentucky Parkway Sunday crash turns fatal


    A single vehicle wreck along Western Kentucky Parkway on Sunday, injuring four Bowling Green residents including three children, turned fatal Sunday evening when an adult succumbed to injuries sustained after being ejected.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Augusta N. Clark, 27, was thrown from a car in which she was riding when its driver lost control, and the car left the roadway, overturned and struck a tree.

    A tire malfunction may have caused the wreck, police said.