Today's News

  • PREP GOLF: Area boys' teams hope to make cut at State (10/08)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com This is nothing new for most of the Elizabethtown Panthers, but the same can’t be said for the North Hardin Trojans and LaRue County junior Kyle Meredith. Both teams and Meredith will begin play this morning in the Leachman/KHSAA Boys’ State Tournament at Bowling Green Country Club.

  • Parrett graduates from AIT

    PARRETT. Army Pvt. James E. Parrett has graduated from the Basic Field Artillery Cannon Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla. A 2006 graduate of LaRue County High School in Hodgenville, he is the son of James G. Parrett and Karon E. Parrett, both of Magnolia. His wife, Summer, is the daughter of Anthony D. Waldeck of Hodgenville, and Neva D. Engel of Amelia, Ohio.

  • PREP CROSS COUNTRY: North meet moved back to Freeman Lake (10/08)


    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com

    John Russell was approached by several spectators and coaches during last Saturday’s John Hardin Bulldog Invitational at Freeman Lake Park, and everyone had the same question for the longtime North Hardin girls’ cross country coach.

    With the North Hardin Invitational moving back to Freeman Lake, they wanted to know if Russell was going to run the same course as John Hardin and Central Hardin.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: John Hardin, Meade pick up wins (10/08)


    The News-Enterprise

    Senior middle hitter Allison Anderson had eight kills and five aces to help the homestanding John Hardin Lady Bulldogs snap a two-match losing streak with a 25-16, 24-26, 25-19 win over Louisville Beth Haven on Thursday.

    Junior outside hitter Meaghan Warsaw added seven kills and one ace, while senior outside hitter Aunna Howard had three kills and three blocks.

  • Brown-Travis

    Amber Ann Brown and Larry Neal Travis, both of Louisville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Terry and Tina Constant of Elizabethtown and Kevin Brown of Vine Grove. She has an associate’s degree in applied science from Jefferson Community College and is a registered nurse.

    The prospective groom is the son of Linda and Larry Travis of Paducah. He has a bachelor’s de-gree in science from Mid-Continent University and is a plant engineer.

  • Foster-Renfrow

    Dawnica Foster and Edward “E.J.” Renfrow announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. 

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Debbie Smith and Gary Foster, both of Elizabethtown. She is a graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed by Paul Davis Systems. 

    The prospective groom is the son of Carol Wooden of Elizabethtown and Ray Renfrow of Shep-herdsville. He is the owner of Key Lawn Care in Hodgenville.

    The wedding is Oct. 9, 2010, at Northside Baptist Church in Elizabethtown. 

  • 'Autumn, the year's last, loveliest smile.'

    A columnist reflects on the joy of fall.

  • Berry, Rider face off at forum


    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com

    Hardin County judge-executive candidate Al Rider is taking accusations about his residency in stride.

    Interest has renewed in Rider’s residency status during the last legs of the general election with media outlets outside of Hardin County focusing on the issue.

  • Oct. 7, 2010: Services

    James Guy ‘Jig’ Benningfield, 76, of Hodgenville, died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010. The funeral is at 3 p.m. today at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville with burial in Old Mount Sherman Cemetery. Visitation continues at 10 a.m. today at the funeral home.

    Allen Edward Cupp, 33, of St. Cloud, Fla., died Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010. A memorial service is at 3 p.m. Saturday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove. Visitation begins at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

  • Oct. 7, 2010 editorial: Celebration succeeds despite dealing with facility's limits

    By all indications, the recent Central Kentucky Celebration at Central Hardin High School was a tremendous success. The Celebration was one of the largest faith-based events to take place in the area and attracted thousands of visitors to Elizabethtown over four days last week.

    An undertaking of that magnitude requires careful planning, coordination and a corps of volunteers who labor behind the scenes. Celebration’s planners deserve praise, as do those who gave of their time and talents to ensure its success.