Today's News

  • Feb. 10, 2010: Obituaries

    Oscar Louis Crain

    Oscar Louis Crain, 68, of Hardyville, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2010, at his home in Hardyville.

    A native of Hart County, he was former owner and operator of Crains Grocery in Hardyville for 32 years. He was a member of Canmer Baptist Church.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel Paul Crain.

  • Nothing to write home about

    Dear John

    Rated PG-13 for some sensuality and violence

    Runtime: 105 minutes

    Release date: Feb. 5

    Rating: two out of five take slates

  • Local firms among Kentucky's best employers

    Staff report

    LEXINGTON — Several local businesses recently made a distinguished list of Best Places to Work in Kentucky.

    Among businesses receiving the Sixth Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky award were several Elizabethtown corporations.

    First Federal Savings Bank, Sun Tan City, AllTech and KORT (Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team) were among those making the list of large employers.

    All the large employers named employ 250 or more.

  • Struthers, Gallagher to star in Elizabethtown presentation of 'Love Letters'

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN —  Emmy Award-winning actress and activist Sally Struthers and nationally syndicated talk show host Mike Gallagher will take the stage in Elizabethtown in April in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters," a Kentucky Repertory Theatre production.

  • Tele-scammers strike using new tactic



    FRANKFORT - The Kentucky Labor Cabinet reported Wednesday numerous complaints about telemarketers trying to sucker employers with a false claim that the state no longer provides workplace posters for free.

    The scam, according to state officials, is an attempt to coax employers into purchasing new “required posters” for as much as $89 each.

  • No school for HCS Thursday

    The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County Schools will not be in session Thursday. Superintendent Nannette Johnston made the decision Wednesday afternoon. This will be the district's fifth snow day of the school year and third this week.

    Elizabethtown Independent Schools will return to session Thursday.

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will be closed Thursday as well.


  • Jan. 17 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    James Marvin Hilligoss III, 33, Central, Ind., and Rhonda Yvette Bale, 36, Brandenburg. Married 13 years.

    Joseph Terrigino, 48, Radcliff, and Cheryl R. Sullivan, 47, Vine Grove. Married 20 years.

    John Anthony Frommeyer, 34, Fort Knox, and Stephanie Marie Frommeyer, 33, Alexandria. Married 13 years.

    Kerry Lee Waller, 41, and Jessica C. Wilkins, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married 10 years.

  • Feb. 3 Lending a Hand


  • Extreme Makeover seeks Kentucky family

    Landmark News Service Do you know a family whose home deserves an Extreme Makeover? Producers of ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition want to hear from you.   Ty Pennington and crew are searching for a Kentucky family for a home makeover. “We’re looking for those special people who have amazing strength of character and never give up. Whether it’s k

  • EPD uses Taser to subdue fleeing suspect



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown police officers used a Taser to subdue a suspected thief Monday afternoon, following a short car chase that ended at Cool Springs Shopping Center on Ring Road.

    The incident began when emergency dispatchers took a report about someone stealing from gumball machines at Sav-A-Lot on West Poplar Street.

    Using lights and sirens, officers pursued a green Chevy Astro van driven by a 64-year-old Louisville man along North Dixie Avenue.