Today's News

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Sosa growing up for Cardinals (01/01)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com LOUISVILLE — Slowly but surely, Edgar Sosa is growing up. The Big Apple point guard made a splash as a Louisville freshman during the 2006-07 season, averaging 11.4 points and 2.6 assists per game as the rebuilding Cardinals went 24-10. He capped off his freshman campaign by scoring a career-high 31 points in a second-r

  • Jan. 3, 2010: Services

    Carl William Frazier, 92, Brandenburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Hager Funeral Home in Brandenburg with burial with military honors at 11 a.m. Monday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Visitation continues at 8 a.m. today at the funeral home.

    Kenneth Charles Monnette, 67, of Radcliff, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009. The funeral was Dec. 31 at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff. Burial with military honors will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff.

  • Man killed in I-65 crash identified

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    A man killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday at exit 86 on Interstate 65 in Glendale has been identified by Kentucky State Police.

    Robert Sutton, 58, of Cox’s Creek was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash after his 2005 Dodge Ram left the southbound roadway on the right shoulder and struck a tree.

    KSP Trooper Norman Chaffins said it appeared the vehicle was nearly sideways when it left the roadway and traveled about 150 feet off-road before striking the tree.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: E'town beats Ryle, 72-44 (01/01)

    The News-Enterprise HARRODSBURG — Junior guard Natalie Greenwell scored 17 points and hit three 3-pointers to lead the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers to a 72-44 win over Union Ryle on Thursday in their final game in the Mercer County Titans Christmas Clash. Greenwell also had two rebounds, two assists and two steals, while junior post Adelaide Luckett chipped in with 11

  • COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Todd leads Auburn in bowl game today (01/01)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com TAMPA, Fla. — While attending an event in Elizabethtown, a woman came up to Chris Todd and thanked him. “Thank you for inspiring kids and everyone just to keep going,” she said. Perhaps her words are the best to sum up Todd’s college career. It has been trying at times for the former Elizabethtown High Sch

  • Taking sides in the great debate

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The opening minutes of the annual hardwood grudge match between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Louisville Cardinals Saturday produced more outbursts and fouls than points. Meanwhile, fans on both sides were using the bad blood on display at Rupp Arena for some good-natured debate. At 3-Putt Willie’s

  • Jan. 1, 2010 Editorial: Hope and resolutions

    As we go into the last year of this century’s first decade we hope for the story to unfold into more prosperous times. The start of a new year brings a degree of optimism in itself which may serve as a catalyst to move the needle to a brighter tomorrow. We could all use a little hope that 2010 will bring what is now a soft economy into a more viable condition, decreasing unemplo

  • E'town leaders welcome 2010 with optimism



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The curtain is closing on  2009 and city leaders are looking to 2010 with optimism as the Fort Knox post transformation charges forward, new job opportunities crop up and construction is expected to begin on the Elizabethtown Sports Park.

    The economy has forced job losses in the city and created another gap in occupational tax income, but Elizabethtown City Councilman Ron Thomas said the city has weathered the financial storm admirably.

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  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Trojans win; Bulldogs, Bruins, Hawks and Green Wave fall (12/31)

    The News-Enterprise Senior guard James Berry hit 5-of-7 3-pointers and the North Hardin Trojans won their second game in a row with a 91-78 victory over Bullitt East on Wednesday in the Shelby County Rocket Invitational. Berry led the Trojans (11-2) with 26 points, seven rebounds and one block, while senior post Roosevelt Emerson added 21 points and seven rebounds. Sophomo