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  • Warrant describes brutal attack on driver



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Police claim a Vine Grove teen now jailed on a robbery charge collaborated with three others to fool a motorist into believing he had a flat tire, so he would pull over and become vulnerable to an attack.

    The arrest warrant for Francois T. Simba, on which the 19-year-old was arrested Saturday, states he and three others were driving around Nov. 14 when they flagged a driver down to attack and rob him.

  • Moroccan educators visit T.K. Stone Middle



    ELIZABETHTOWN — A local middle school was the lone school participant in a statewide international civics project.

    T.K. Stone Middle School was part of a visit to Kentucky made by educators from Morocco, as part of an international civic education collaboration between the African country and the state. Moroccan delegates spent Tuesday at the middle school learning about its workings.

  • November 23, 2009: Obituaries

    Carmen Maria Castillo

    Carmen Maria Castillo, 82, of Radcliff, passed away Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital, in Elizabethtown.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Cano Castillo; and two children, Blanca James and Antonio Castillo.  

  • Breaking NewsOne dead after stabbing

    The News-Enterprise

    One man is dead and another injured after an early morning altercation on Elaine Court in the Ponderosa Mobile Home Park.

    When Elizabethtown Police arrived at the scene at 3:18 a.m., they found Sixfrido Mendez, 26, of Elizabethtown, lying face down on a living room soft. Mendez was transported to Hardin Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. A media release states Mendez was stabbed in the chest.

  • Compassion and dedication

        BOX: Vet Pets: Accumulating animals comes with the job for these vets.

  • OEA: Godfrey ineligible to serve on EIS board

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com

    ELIZABETHTOWN — An investigation into Paul Godfrey’s service on the Elizabethtown Independent Schools board has concluded he is not eligible to serve.

    The Office of Education Accountability has concluded that Godfrey is in violation of state law through his service on the board. The OEA has handed its findings over to the Kentucky attorney general’s office, which will make a recommendation on what should be done.

  • Resident pushing for alcohol vote

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Watching and reading the results of last Monday’s reclassification vote, Elizabethtown resident Craig Sanders said he was disappointed. “I heard too much of the word ‘I’,” Sanders said of the debate. “It’s not about ‘I’; it’s about we (and) us.” Sand

  • Ashlock seeks AG opinion on reclassification

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Councilman Larry Ashlock last week voted against a resolution for city reclassification, but on Monday said questions remain to be answered before the city puts the issue to bed. Seeking more information, Ashlock filed a formal request with the Kentucky Attorney General’s office, asking for an official op

  • Police: keep security info secure

    The News-Enterprise

    RADCLIFF — Radcliff police are warning businesses and residents to keep their home or work security information secret. Radcliff spokesman Bryce Shumate issued the alert Tuesday after learning of a city-wide survey being conducted by a female claiming to be working on a school project.

    According to Shumate, the woman has been polling Radcliff businesspeople on the types of locks and other security measures they use to keep buildings safe.

  • From the bookshelf: 'Fear the Worst"


    “Fear the Worst” by Linwood Barclay


    List Price: $24

    Rating: Three out of five bookworms