Today's News

  • June 5 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • The ants go marching ... inside

    By MARIANNE HALE mhale@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Some local pest control businesses have noticed more ants vacating their soil dwellings and getting cozy in Hardin Countians’ homes this spring. Amy Aldenderfer, Hardin County extension agent for horticulture, said ants are taking refuge in houses because of a wet spring. They’re on the hunt for higher ground a

  • May 24 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Mikly F. Spann (1961).

    DUI, BAC 0.22.

  • June 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Leslie Theodore Bogard

    Leslie Theodore Bogard, 53, of Cub Run, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at his residence.

    Survivors include his mother, Shirley Bogard of Cub Run.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Wednesday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville with burial in Cub Run Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. CDT today and from 9 to 11 a.m. CDT Wednesday at the funeral home.

    Sallie Bransford

  • The Art of Performance

    Every once in a while, a performance happens that is so outstanding we are left in awe. Such a performance happened in game five of the National Basketball Association Eastern Conference Championship in May. On this night, LeBron James secured his legacy as a great player.

  • Governor Beshear Honors Knox Hills at Awards Banquet

    Knox Hills attendees posed with Gov. Beshear for a photo while being presented with the 2009 Safety and Health Award and an honorary plaque with the award and photo will be created by the governor’s office and shipped to Knox Hills for public display.

    Governor Beshear Honors Knox Hills at Awards Banquet

  • E’town residents get locked up for good cause

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Several Elizabethtown business people will be hauled off to jail Thursday — albeit a comfier one than the Hardin County Detention Center, and only for a three-hour sentence. Several community members will participate in the Elizabethtown Executive Lock-Up fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association from

  • PREP BASEBALL: E'town vows to return stronger (6/8)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com HODGENVILLE — Senior Micheal Thomas packed up his catcher’s gear in the corner of a silent LaRue County dugout for the final time Saturday night.

  • Mistrial declared in St. Clair case



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Prosecutor Todd Lewis was telling of Michael St. Clair and Dennis Reese’s cross-country crime spree when one detail too much was revealed, causing a mistrial in Monday’s second trial for the 1991 abduction of Frank Brady.

    Early in his opening statement, Lewis told of St. Clair and Reese’s September 1991 Oklahoma jail break, where they overpowered a guard and stole a deputy’s pickup.

  • Wisdom’s Call moves forward in competition

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN— The judges of a Christian band competition recently heeded Wisdom’s Call and made the Elizabethtown Christian rock band a contender for a recording contract. “This is huge for us,” lead vocalist/bass guitarist Pete DiPietro said. Wisdom’s Call won as best Christian rock band in The Battle Fo