Today's News

  • GOLF: Gumm earns top seed at Women's Am (6/23)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com GEORGETOWN — A rain delay during the qualifying round of the 83rd Women’s State Amateur golf championship at Cherry Blossom Golf and Country Club in Georgetown proved to be exactly what Lydia Gumm needed. After a stoppage of play for an estimated hour, Gumm, who was 1 over throu

  • Farmers roll in hay crop



    HARDIN COUNTY — Thanks to plenty of rain, this year’s hay crop is expected to be much better than it has been for the past couple of years.

    That’s good news for growers in this area, which is one of Kentucky’s top 10 hay producers.

  • Bruised, battered but oh so blessed
  • June 19, 2009: Obituaries

    Ethel Rita Coyle Gant

    Ethel Rita Coyle Gant, 78, of New Haven, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown.

    She was born May 11, 1931, in New Haven, the daughter of the late Charlie Coyle and Ethel Drita Hagan Coyle. She was a member of St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church in New Haven and was a homemaker.

    She was preceded in death by a son, Marion Gerard Gant; a daughter, Joanne Marie Gant; and two sisters, SCN Charles Marie Coyle and Margaret Coyle Masterson.

  • Yellow and Black


  • June 14, 2009: Obituaries

    Virgil Leon Bryant

    Virgil Leon Bryant, 84, of Hodgenville, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    A retired foreman for Kaiser Chemical in Louisville, he was a Purple Heart recipient, having served in the Army during World War II and was a member of Ovesen Heights Baptist Church.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Howell Bryant, and his parents, Tom and Margaret Hart Bryant.

  • Author of organizational books offers seminars on getting rid of clutter

    IF YOU GO: A Get Organized seminar featuring author Deniece Schofield will be offered twice, once at 10 a.m.-noon and then again at 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Thursday at Best Western in Elizabethtown. The cost is $20 at the door.

  • June 22, 2009: Obituaries

    Barbara Snyder Houk Blair, 66

    Leona Mae Caswell, 80

    Walter Daniels, 79

    Clay Presley Drake, 66

    William “Bill” Laft Haycraft, 83

    Mary Hernandez, 69

    Bobby F. Lawson, 71

    James William “J.W.” McMillen, 79


    Barbara Snyder Houk Blair

    Barbara Snyder Houk Blair, 66, of Sonora, passed away Friday, June 19, 2009, at her residence in Sonora.

    She was a beautician, cashier and a Kentucky Colonel.

  • In command of caring


  • June 22, 2009: Services

    Donald D. Bennett, 71 of North Port, Fla., died Saturday, April 25, 2009. There is a memorial service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.

    Ella Mae Bottoms, 92, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, June 19, 2009. The funeral is 11 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial at 3 p.m. EDT at Dixon Cemetery in Grand Rivers.