Today's News

  • Kade announces birth of brother


    Kade William Olive of Vine Grove announces the birth of his brother, Keagan Josef Olive, on May 10, 2009, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    Parents are Karl William Olive and Amy Jo Olive of Vine Grove.

    Maternal grandparents are Hugh and Linda Gregory of Elizabethtown. Paternal grandparents are Betty Olive of Radcliff and the late Kermit F. Olive.


  • Tobiases to celebrate 50th anniversary


    Walter and Ruth Tobias of Radcliff are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

    Mr. Tobias is a retired command sergeant major with 30 years of service in the Army. Mrs. Tobias is retired with more than 20 years of service with the Post Exchange, having served with the PX both overseas and in the United States.

    They have four children, Kasandra Tobias White of Harrisburg, Pa., Walter Tobias Jr. of Chicago, Timothy E. Tobias of Los Angeles and Staff Sgt. Anthony Tobias of Fort Jackson, S.C.; they also have three grandchildren.

  • Peters-Scott


    Farlan and Faye Peters of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Peters of Elizabethtown, to Jeremy Scott of Elizabethtown, son of Jerry and Rosie Scott, also of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business at Western Kentucky University and is a supervisor at Sam’s Club.

    The prospective groom is also pursing a bachelor’s degree in business at WKU; he is an assistant manager at Wal-Mart.

  • Four injured in head-on collision

    The News-Enterprise

    Four people were injured Saturday in a head-on collision on the 2700 block of Ky. 1600.

    Kentucky State Police said Mary Kenley, 44, of Battletown was traveling north on Ky. 1600 in a 1994 Ford Thunderbird when she crossed the center line and collided with a 2005 Dodge van driven by James Norris, 27, of Rineyville.

  • Doc gets his National Guard discharge ee" after more than 50 years



    On the Web: See the Guard footage at http://kynghistory.ky.gov/KYNG+in+Videos/ 



    RADCLIFF – Dr. Edward “Kenny” Hand was more concerned with healing people than documentary filmmaking.

  • Radcliff Rotary has program on Louisville’s River Bank Filtration Project

    At a recent meeting of the Radcliff Rotary Club, guests of Rotarian Doug Knight were Greg Heitzman, president and CEO of the Louisville Water Company, and Kay Ball, Program manager of the River Bank Filtration Project. They talked about the extraordinary filtration tunnel project now underway to provide Louisville with a new source of drinking water. A 10-foot-wide 7,800-foot tunnel, 150 feet below the ground surface with collector wells into the aquifer to collect ground water, it is the first project of its kind in the world.

  • Creating an economic impact

    Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau Chairman Chris Flanagan presents a $5,000 check to Greg Loeser, an associate of the MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour. The funds were used to assist in advertising for the Pro Tour that took place in July at Freeman Lake Park. The two-day event created an estimated economic impact of more than $360,000 for the local economy.

  • Kolley


    Geraldine Murphy and Roger “Wayne” Kolley, both of New Haven, were married by Karl Lusk on July 3, 2009, at their home in Roanoke.

    The bride is the daughter of Elva Baker of Elizabethtown and the late Woodrow W. Murphy.

    The groom is the son of James Roger and Beulah Francis Kolley.

    The bride was given in marriage by her son, Justin E. Ashley.

    Maid of honor was Brinda Nation Waldridge.

    Best man was Steven Wayne Kolley.

    A reception was held at the couple’s home in Roanoke.

  • Bean displays “tree cookies” to Garden Club meeting

    Robert Bean, Chief Forester of the Central District of the Kentucky Forestry Division, and Beverly Rose, Garden Club Program Chair with “tree cookies.”

  • 8-30 South Hardin News

     Thirteen-year-old Sara Monroe recently donated 10 inches of hair to the Locks of Love Foundation. The East Hardin Middle School eighth grader has now donated 30 inches total to the foundation.