Today's News

  • The surreal Mr. Burton's Wonderland

    “Alice in Wonderland” Rated PG for fantasy action/violence involving scary images and situations, and for a smoking caterpillar.

  • Good Neighbor Expo today



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Local residents today will get a chance to learn more about local businesses and organizations and thank them for what they do.

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Chamber Good Neighbor Expo from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today at Pritchard Community Center. The event is free and open to the public.

  • You say 'potato,' I say 'ubiquitous'

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com  Recently I ate supper with my girlfriend at a local restaurant and began thinking about food. Natural segue, huh? Specifically, as I attacked the home fries on my plate I started thinking ab

  • City could review grease trap policy



    ELIZABETHTOWN — An ordinance requiring the installation of external grease traps at facilities where food is prepared could be reviewed in the wake of several requests by businesses for exemptions.

    Some city officials fear the ordinance could be too strict, harming the growth of businesses. Those who have questioned the ordinance claim their businesses do not generate enough grease to demand an external trap.

  • Judge delays ruling on plea

    The News-Enterprise

    After five hours of waiting for a decision Tuesday, a judge delayed ruling on a Radcliff man’s request to set aside a January guilty plea to sex crimes. It will be considered next week.

    Randy Lee Zobenica, 56, told Circuit Judge Ken Howard on Feb. 23 that he was under an overwhelming amount of stress when pleading guilty Jan. 19 to five counts of sexual abuse and unlawful transaction with a minor.

  • Should you convert to a Roth IRA?

    Converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA can offer greater flexibility in retirement. And, beginning this year, more taxpayers are eligible to make this conversion. However, there are both potential benefits and drawbacks to this step. As you review your retirement planning for the coming year, the Kentucky Society of CPAs explains when and how a conversion makes sense.

    Roth vs. traditional

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Pineapple Coffee Cake

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Polly Shaw of Elizabethtown sent me the recipe for this scrumptious Pineapple Coffee Cake some time ago, but I was saving it for a special occasion. The special occasion is here: International Women’s Day was Monday, and The News-Enterprise is celebrating special women this entire week. I want to take this opportunity to spotlight Polly Shaw.

  • Finalists to compete in sixth annual talent search

    The News-Enterprise

  • Quiet Leitchfield night interrupted by gun shots


    Landmark News Service

    LEITCHFIELD — A quiet Friday night at a corner convenience store erupted in gunfire as three police officers confronted a Clarkson man armed with a rifle.

    The officer-involved shootout at Shell in Leitchfield resulted in the death of 31-year-old Brandon Green. He died early Saturday after being taken by helicopter to University Hospital in Louisville.

  • Ask ECTC 3-11-10

    NUMBERS TO KNOW Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (270) 706-8800 – Welcome and Admissions Center (877) 246-2322, Ext.