Today's News

  • Life Chain event held in Radcliff and Etown



    HARDIN COUNTY — Local pro-life supporters took part in a nationwide effort to pray for an end to abortion.

    Right to Life Kentucky Heartland organized a Life Chain event on Sunday for the second year. Participants lined a section of Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown, holding signs with messages supporting the pro-life cause. Supporters in Radcliff continued the chain near Lincoln Trail Boulevard.

  • Masden celebrates 80th birthday

    Isaac Masden with friends and family.

    Isaac Masden celebrated his 80th birthday with his family and friends on Aug. 1, 2009.

    The celebration was at Creek View Farm in Bullitt County where he and his wife, Joy, reside.

    There were approximately 170 in attendance, sky-divers and live gospel music.


  • Hardin County's Most Wanted... Information

    Do you have information about other cold cases?

    The News-Enterprise's Crime Reporter Bob White maintains a cold case file for future stories on unsolved missing persons and murder cases and welcomes information. Many cold case stories publish on notable anniversaries, such as was done with this summer’s story about 35 years having passed in the Cheryl Strother case.

    E-mail information about unsolved, cold cases relating to murder or missing persons to bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com or submit information by mail to:

  • Foster-Wheeler


    Gary and Lou Foster of Mount Washington announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Julie Renee Foster, to Garrett Lea Wheeler, son of Danny Wheeler and Paula and Mike Wheeler.

    The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2007 graduate of the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse at Norton Suburban Hospital in Louisville.

  • DAV Chapter 003 Recognizes Volunteers

    1 Commander Gary Rice read a plaque presented to John and Sue Barrett as DAV Chapter 003 Volunteers of the Year for 2009.

    2 Rice presents DAV Chapter 003 Transportation Coordinator Lester Fulk with a plaque honoring him as DAV Chapter 003 Veteran of the Year for 2009.

  • Parents announce birth of Hunter Matthew


      Adam and Christina Dowell announce the birth of their son, Hunter Matthew Dowell, on Aug. 16, 2009. He weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18.75 inches long. Grandparents are Mike and Dedria Hacker of Rineyville and Wayne and Elaine Dowell of Brandenburg.

  • Photos: Safety day first
  • Parents announce birth of Eli

    Rosie and Josh Crabb of Louisville announce the birth of a son, Eli Anthony Crabb, on Aug. 7, 2009, at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville. He weighed 7 pounds, 15.4 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Grandparents are Sandra Hart of Radcliff , Leonard Hart of Parkertown N.J., Michele Martin of Todds Point and Andy Crabb of Smithfield.

    Great-Grandparents are Joy Haney of Todds Point and William Lee Crabb of Smithfield.


  • Ramsey-Turner

    Susan Valerie Ramsey and Audis Jonpaul Turner, together with their parents, Juanita and Fred Ramsey of Elizabethtown and Hillary and Garnett Turner of Big Clifty, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a 2008 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is a copy and presentation editor at The News-Enterprise.

    The prospective groom is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Towne Mall.

  • Representative Guthrie speaks to AUSA

    On Aug. 18 the Fort Knox Chapter of AUSA hosted a “Business after Hours” reception with special guest Rep. Brett Guthrie. He shared his experiences and views on a variety of topics, as well as reflected on the work that has been done so far this session and what lies ahead.