Today's News

  • Club makes donation to Helping Hand

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown has several fund-raising projects each year. The proceeds are used to assist those in need in the community, which serves to make the community better. Diane Willis, president, recently presented a donation to Henry White, director of Helping Hand. He was pleased to be a recipient and will use the funds in his work in Hardin County.


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  • Heaths to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    David William and Reba Mae Heath of Stephensburg will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 12, 2009.

    Mr. Heath, son of the late James Jackson (JJ) and Della Heath of Sonora, and Mrs. Heath, daughter of the late Elvin and Hazel Campbell of Summit, were married Aug. 12, 1959, at Summit United Methodist Church by the Rev. Squire Whitaker.

    Mr. Heath served 21 years in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as a master sergeant in 1976. He also served as postmaster of White Mills and Eastview from 1978 to 1998.

  • Rep. Jimmie Lee speaks to AM Rotary Club
  • Heritage Council presents Charming Neighbor Award

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin County Heritage Council’s Charming Neighbor Award for the month of July was presented to Gary and Heather Clark. Their home located at 110 Patterson Street was chosen because of its beautiful trims and immaculate yard. Heather Clark was thrilled to receive the award and stated that they put a lot of time into the yard. The Clarks will choose the winner for August.

  • Camden Wayne announce birth of brothers


    Camden Wayne Crowe of Elizabethtown announces the birth of his twin brothers, Barton Thomas Crowe and Brayden Michael Crowe, on Dec. 24, 2008, at University of Louisville Hospital. Barton weighed 2.2 pounds and was 13 inches long, and Brayden weighed 2.6 pounds and was 13 inches long.

    They are the children of Patrick and Debbie Crowe of Elizabethtown.


  • Aug. 16 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 8-week-old male shorthair named “Chunky” and this 2-year-old female shorthair named “Gizmo” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adop

  • Upton woman killed by train

    The News-Enterprise

    An Upton woman died Saturday after being struck by a train near her home on Quarry Road, according to Kentucky State Police.

    Wanda Murray, 61, was pronounced dead by the Hardin County Coroner’s office after stepping into the path of an oncoming train, according to KSP. Police said the engineer saw Murray and attempted to stop the train, but it continued moving even after emergency stop equipment was deployed.

    Police have since notified the family and do not consider alcohol a factor.


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  • Kennedys celebrate 50th wedding anniversary



    Bill and Brenda Kennedy of Sonora will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m., Aug. 9, 2009, with a cake and punch reception hosted by their children and grandchildren at the Thurman-Phillips Historical Home, 103 Broadway St., Sonora.

    They were married Aug. 9, 1959 at Gilead Baptist Church in Glendale.

    They have two children, Zina Watts of Hodgenville and John Kennedy of Richmond, and four grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.