Today's News

  • April 24 Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Kenneth N. and Janice F. Lewis to Jack D. Hawkins, 6364 S. Dixie Highway, Glendale, $61,500.

    Hillcreek Farms Inc. to Gregory and Dedra Kerr, lot 18-21 Fox Chase Subdivision, Elizabethtown, $12,000.

    Travis and Andrea R. Pelley to The Ray-Harris Company LLC, lot 7 Shaw Creek Estates, Elizabethtown, $34,000.

    Paul W. and Christine M. Willis to Helen Armes, 80 Grassland, Rineyville, $129,000.

  • Suspect still sought in Rent-a-Center heist

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The search for a second suspect in the theft of large-screen TVs from the Towne Mall area store continues, but a van used in the Tuesday burglary has been recovered. According to Elizabethtown Police Department spokesman Virgil Willoughby, a white van having been loaded with TVs by two burglars striking the Rent-a-Center around

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Shartzer, North Hardin beat Central Hardin, 2-1 (04/29)


  • Hearing delayed in DVO case

     ELIZABETHTOWN — The motion to dismiss a domestic violence order violation case against a man whose wife, the alleged victim, died earlier this month was not heard Wednesday as attorneys involved had said they anticipated.

    Instead, the motion to dismiss the case against Richard Lynch, 41, is scheduled for a Friday hearing in Hardin District Court, according to the Elizabethtown office of Kentucky’s Department for Public Advocacy.

  • Eagle on stage

     The News-Enterprise

    MOREHEAD — Last weekend Elizabethtown resident Carl Gibson appeared in the Morehead State University presentation of the Tony award winning musical “Urinetown.”

    The production is set in a future world where man learns to choose between greed and survival.

    Gibson, the son of Allen and Lori Gibson and a senior journalism major at Morehead, played the roll of Joseph “Old Man” Strong in the musical. 

    He also is a member of Theta Alpha Phi, MSU Players and Morehead Theatre Guild.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central rallies past North (04/29)


  • Local rap artist featured on complilation CD

     The News-Enterprise

    HARDIN COUNTY — Damien “Texx” Woodard, producer and artist with local hip-hop music production company Bread Boy Beatz, is a featured artist on the recently released CD “State2State Mixtape: Volume 1,” produced by Terrace “Chevie” Revies of Fort Knox.

    Revies is a representative of YZ’ GYZ ENT./ASYLUM RECORDS, which is a sister company of Warner Brothers, according to a news release.

  • Fathers take note:



    VINE GROVE — An alcoholic, absent father was the lemon for Greg Campbell.

    From that life experience, Campbell said he decided to make lemonade and eventually wrote “A Time to Father,” a novel that depicts one man’s struggle with responsibility after serving time in prison.

    Though “more fiction” than reality, Campbell said the novel has some similarities to his real life.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Gachassin leads Lady Bulldogs past Knox, 9-5 (04/29)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — For the second straight year, the John Hardin Lady Bulldogs started off 0-5 in 17th District play. And for the second straight year, John Hardin beat the Fort Knox Lady Eagles to snap its long losing streak. Senior Jenna Gachassin had a crucial two-run double with the score knotted at 4-all, and pitched three innings

  • April 28, 2009: Services

    Wynona Naoma Johnson Bell, 74, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, April 25, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.

    Kris Alan Bennett, 41, of Radcliff, died Saturday, April 25, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Vine Grove Christian Church in Vine Grove with burial in Vine Grove Cemetery. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today and at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove.