Today's News

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: North's Gumm aims at another trophy (09/29)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LOUISVILLE — North Hardin freshman Lydia Gumm has been a contender for the 3rd Region championship since she burst on the scene as a third-grader. Gumm has two region championships to her credit as she won it in 2006 and ’08. She has qualified for six consecutive state tournaments, but that streak appeared in jeopardy earlier t

  • Woman shot by husband



    VINE GROVE —  A Lexington man is charged with first-degree assault after police say he shot his wife in the face Wednesday morning at a Vine Grove residence.

    John Holiday, 51, and his wife, 44, had been “bickering the last few days” witnesses told Vine Grove Police. Vine Grove Police Sgt. James Karr said a bullet from a .38 caliber gun grazed the woman’s face and entered the left side of her jaw and neck.

  • KSP to conduct traffic checkpoints

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    ELIZABETHTOWN — Kentucky State Police Post 4 troopers will be conducting traffic safety evaluations on various roads throughout the eight-county region through the end of next week.

    The evaluations could include checkpoints.

    Primary focus of the checks will be to reduce the instances of impaired driving and to enforce Kentucky’s mandatory seat belt law and child safety seat usage.

  • BOYS' PREP GOLF: Bruins end 13-year State drought (09/29)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com LOUISVILLE — It was extremely difficult for Central Hardin boys’ coach Chris Adams to fight back his emotions after the Bruins qualified for the state tournament for the first time since 1996. When Adams took over the boys’ team in 2000, Adams said the Bruins were one of the bottom four teams in the region and the followi

  • Rineyville man arrested in E'town burglary

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    ELIZABETHTOWN — A Rineyville man was arrested Wednesday morning and charged with second-degree burglary after police say he returned to the scene of the crime.

    Elizabethtown Police say Jerome Bussey Jr., 23, was arrested near an apartment complex that had been burglarized the day before.

  • Mending fences
  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: No. 16 E'town knocks off No. 11 Bowling Green, 1-0 (09/30)

    The News-Enterprise Senior Nick Link scored off an assist from senior Jack Goblirsch to lead the homestanding Elizabethtown Panthers to a 1-0 upset of 11th-ranked Bowling Green on Tuesday. Link scored in the 73rd minute for the No. 16 Panthers (7-2-3), and junior keeper Danny Rothwell made three critical saves to make it stand up. “He did an amazing job,” Eliza

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: Meade County beats John Hardin, 2-1 (09/30)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com BRANDENBURG — The weather’s cooling down, but Gabe Buttram and the Meade County Green Wave are just getting warmed up. Buttram, the reigning Area Defensive Player of the Year, anchored a bend-but-not-break defense as the host Green Wave handed the John Hardin Bulldogs a 2-1 loss in Meade County’s final 10th

  • Sept. 30, 2009: Obituaries

    Rhonda Yvette Brown Rhonda Yvette Brown, 47, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at her residence. Survivors include two sons, Larry Brown Jr. and Christopher Jones; and three daughters, Andrea Compton, LaTonia Brown and Rhonda Brown. The funeral is at 1 p.m. Thursday at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial to follow in Elizabethtown Cemetery. V

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe: Makeover Nacho Beef Bake

    By MARY ALICE HOLT Melissa Hartmann of Sonora is sharing a good recipe with us today. It definitely will appeal to kids, yet it’s healthy and inexpensive to make. This is one of those makeover recipes where you take a popular recipe and revise it, using ingredients that are lower in fat. Sometimes that works very well, and sometimes it just doesn’t work.