Today's News

  • Parents welcome Audrey Nicole

    Chris and Maegan Bennett of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Audrey Nicole, on Jan. 3, 2009. She weighed 9 pounds, 3.6 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Scott and Claudia Kennedy and Tom and Christy Bennett, all of Elizabethtown. Great-grandparents are Mae Davis of Niagara Falls, N.Y., and Charline Akins and Duell and Joyce Bennett, all of Elizabethtown.


  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Ride, not outcome, should be cherished (3/16)

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Garth Brooks released a song called “The River” which was released before probably some of the current Elizabethtown Lady Panthers were born. I guess I’m showing my age on this one, but the song is the perfect description of the high school student athlete.

  • March 8 South Hardin news

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  • GIRLS' SWEET SIXTEEN: E'town routs Henderson County in state semifinals, 57-33 (03/15)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com BOWLING GREEN — Elizabethtown coach Tim Mudd started to question if he needed to put Alex Jones back in the game as Henderson County tied it up midway through the second quarter with Elizabethtown’s senior center on the bench with two fouls. An 11-2 run stretching into the third quarter calmed the Elizabethtown bench and the Lad

  • March 1 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 3-year-old male medium hair named “Monk” and this 9-week-old male Husky/Shepherd mix named “Buckley” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All

  • Making music

    By KELLY RICHARDSON krichardson@thenewsenterprise.com SONORA ee" There was a lot of noise coming from Nicole Helm's music class Monday morning, but it wasn't from any instrument ee" it was a class full of fifth-graders hammering nails into boards. Creekside Elementary School fourth- and fifth-grade students spent the school day Monday building dulcimers, a string instrument similar to a gu

  • Siblings welcome Shiloh


    Siblings welcome Shiloh

    Isaac and Eli Bishop, both of Elizabethtown, announce the birth of a brother, Shiloh Titus Bishop, on June 14, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are David and Niki Bishop of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Mike and Cheryl Chamberlain of Richmond and Don and Vicky Bishop of Elizabethtown.

  • Buddy Durbin named to Madison Who’s Who of Executives and Professionals


    Buddy Durbin named to Madison Who’s Who of Executives and Professionals

    Entertainer Buddy Durbin of Elizabethtown recently was named to Madison Who’s Who of Executives and Professionals.

    Originally from Louisville, Durbin started his career at the age of 6 performing at the Grand Ole Opry. As a young performer, he also played at the Lincoln Jamboree, Renfro Valley Jamboree and the Ozark Jamboree.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Success of E'town seniors will be hard to duplicate (3/16)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — During Sunday’s celebration at Elizabethtown High School, Coach Tim Mudd called for his four seniors to come to the middle of the court. Still heartbroken over Saturday night’s 55-47 loss to Louisville Iroquois in the championship game of the Houchens/KHSAA Swe

  • A show of Panther pride



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown girls’ basketball team, fresh off its state runner-up finish at the Houchens/KHSAA Sweet Sixteen Girls’ State Basketball Tournament on Saturday night, returned home Sunday to heroes’ welcome.

    The Lady Panthers, who lost to Louisville Iroquois in overtime Saturday night in the championship game, were greeted by more than 300 fans at the high school when they arrived by charter bus from Bowling Green.