Today's News

  • Skydivers take to the sky during festival

    By HOLLY TABOR htabor@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — For the 15th year, skydivers will descend on Freeman Lake Park Saturday afternoon as part of a skydiving performance during the Kentucky Heartland Festival.

  • Aug. 26, 2009: Services

    Mae F. Cobb, 73, of Hodgenville, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday at Hodgenville First Baptist Church with burial in Hubbard Cemetery in Hodgenville. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville.

    Elmer Ray Langdon Jr., 59, of Leitchfield, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009. The funeral is at 1 p.m. CDT today at First Baptist Church in Leitchfield with burial in Walnut Hill Cemetery. Visitation continues at 8 a.m. CDT today at Watkins-Oller Funeral Home.

  • Aug. 26, 2009: Obituaries

    Woodrow Clayton Clark, 51

    Timothy E. “Tim” McCoy, 58

    Woodrow Clayton Clark

    Woodrow Clayton Clark, 51, of Radcliff, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.

    The service time and date are pending.

    Condolences may be expressed online at www.


    Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

    Timothy E. ‘Tim’ McCoy

  • What's going on

    For more information: Go to www.etownchamber.org or www.kyheartlandfestival.com. Unless otherwise noted, contact the chamber at (270) 765-4334 for more information.   Friday 5 p.m.- Dark — Par

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Trojans toughening up for LaRue County (08/25)


  • Fists and feet to fly in Cecilia

    IF YOU GO: Registration begins at 9 a.m. Aug. 29 at Central Hardin High School, 3040 Leitchfield Road, Cecilia. Competition begins at 10 a.m. Entrants may participate in up to three events for an entry fee of $40, or all four events for $50. In addition, each board used during the board breaking event costs $2. Spectators pay $5 at the door.

    For more information, including a complete breakdown of tournament divisions, go to www.victorymartialarts.biz.

  • Take to the lake for the Heartland Festival canoe and kayak races

    MORE INFO: For more information contact Larry Dattilo at (270) 422-2864.

    IF YOU GO: Races begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, with registration at 9 on the point behind the George Searle Pavilion at Freeman Lake Park.  A one-time entry fee of $20 ($15 if paid by Aug. 22) is due the day of the race.



  • Photo exhibit to honor cancer survivors

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — A photographic tribute to cancer survivors, Faces of Cancer, will be unveiled Tuesday at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown as part of a region-wide project by the Kentucky Cancer Program to educate, inform and share stories of those who have survived cancer through photographs.

    Beginning in late June and continuing through the fall, events to showcase the photographs have been scheduled in cities in each of Kentucky Cancer Program's districts. 

  • Movie Listings



    MOVIE PALACE, Elizabethtown, 769-1505

    “The Final Destination” (R) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

    “Halloween II” (R) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

    "Inglourious Basterds" (R) 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.

    “Shorts” (PG) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

  • White Mills native Sarah Mraz is committed to serving her community and Hardin County

    Get to know Sarah Mraz: Family: Mraz is married to P.J. Mraz and they have two Labrador retrievers, Allie and Lexie. Farm: She has seven chickens and three horses and gets up every morning to feed the chickens before starting her day. She also breaks horses, one time finding herself on the ground after a saddle broke, still sitting on the saddle upon landing.