Today's News

  • NBA: Ex-Elizabethtown star Pettigrew pleased with his Memphis Grizzlies workout (06/20)

    Steffphon Pettigrew has long dreamed of playing professional basketball, whether in the NBA or abroad.

    The former Elizabethtown High School star and 2007 Mr. Basketball had a tryout Friday morning with the Memphis Grizzlies. Pettigrew was part of a six-player group; the Grizzlies also had another group of players in for a workout ahead of Thursday’s NBA draft.

  • Gifts from my father

    For The News-Enterprise
    Growing up, I always knew that I was protected and loved. Those special times that he and I shared always will remain in my heart to be cherished.
    And, there are the wonderful gifts that he has given me over the years.

  • ’Til death us to part ... then what?

    “For better or for worse, ’til death do us part,” and then what? For majority of married couples, the harsh reality is one of the spouses will end up living alone.

  • Classical Conversations program comes to Hardin County

    Local homeschooling families have another educational option for their children beginning in August.

    The national Christian homeschooling program Classical Conversations is available to homeschooled students in Hardin and Meade counties in the upcoming school year.

    Vine Grove resident Crystal Costello, who has had success with the program with her own children, is staring it here.

  • Billups celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Horace and Joyce Billups of Radcliff celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 10, 2011.

    They were married June 10, 1961, in Alexandria, Va.

    They attend Heritage International Christian Church in Radcliff.

    They have four children, Lunnette A. Lowe, Patrice R. Howard, Kimberly A. Houston and Vernon E. Billups Sr.; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

      Happy Father’s Day. I hope everyone has the chance to spend the day with their dads. Those of you who have lost their fathers, I wish you a day of remembering all the happy memories that you shared with him.
       We seem to be getting a small break in the weather. It hasn’t been as hot. The farmers finally are finishing their planting. I am looking forward to the produce from our garden.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: G.T. Lewis, Pam Carter, Calli Miller, Pam Johns, Kelsey Brock, Beth Carroll, Kelsey Whelan, Don Sheroan, Phyllis Crabtree, Wanda Ray, Eddie Hawkins, Phyllis Paige, Cole Miller, Vince Carlotti, Dianna Hart, Ernest Anderson, Donnie Baker, Susan Wallace, Zake Kincheloe, Gary Miller and Leona Meadows.

    80TH BIRTHDAY. Phillip Thomas will celebrate his 80th birthday Monday.

  • Howevalley community news

    Howevalley News By Andrea Sherrard 735-7544

    HAPPY FATHER’S DAY. Tell your daddy you love him and give him a great big hug.

  • Cecilia community news



    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    This being Father’s Day, I want to wish each father a great day.

    As I write this, we have been enjoying some very pleasant days. But since I have to get my column written and sent by Tuesday evening, it is hard to say what we will experience the rest of the week. I have heard many times “Kentucky, if you don’t like the weather, just stick around a few days, and it will change.”

  • Cardwells celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Everett and Donna Nash Cardwell of Elizabethtown, formerly of Butler County, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 5 p.m. CDT, June 26, 2011, at Eva Hawes Agriculture Exposition and Community Center in Morgantown.

    They were married June 17, 1961, at Temple Hill General Baptist Church by the Rev. Ivan Phelps.

    Mr. Cardwell retired from Crucible/Crumax after 38 years.

    Mrs. Cardwell retired from First Citizens after 33 years.