Today's News

  • Aug. 14 Obituaries

    Harold Wayne Bailey

    Harold Wayne Bailey, 65, of Magnolia, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009, at his residence.

    Survivors include his father, Gilbert Bailey; his wife, Jean Bailey; two daughters, Sheila Sexton and Jessica Shirley; and seven sons, Michael Bailey, Troy Bailey, Brian Bailey, Terry Bailey, Jonathan Bailey, Brandon Bailey and Cody Bailey.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. CDT Sunday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville with interment in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery in Magnolia.

  • Cable barriers prove successful on I-65

    Cable Barrier Impacts and Success

    Jefferson County – 589 impacts along 51 miles of cable barrier along 12 miles of barrier

    Bullitt: 9 hits along 6 miles of cable barrier

    Hardin: 6 impacts in 16 miles of barrier

    Hart and Barren counties: 9 impacts

    *Source: Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Districts 4 & 5



  • From the Bookshelf: 'Good Day! The Paul Harvey Story'

    "Good Day! The Paul Harvey Story" By: Paul J. Batura

    Regnery Publishing

    List Price: $18.45

    Rating: Three bookworms

  • Aug. 25, 2009: Obituaries

    Mae F. Cobb

    Mae F. Cobb, 73, of Hodgenville, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    She was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Shirley James Cobb; a daughter, Mary Ann Adkins; her parents, George Washington and Beatrice Cawrley Andrews; a grandson, Terrell Ford; a sister; and three brothers.

  • Grayson to stop Thursday in E’town

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Secretary of State Trey Grayson said the decisions made in Washington today will affect future generations, and he is prepared to play a role in finding solutions, particularly when it comes to the country’s unstable economic status. “We’ve got to restore our nation’s fiscal health,

  • Hospital worker hurt in elevator shaft fall

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN —  A Hardin Memorial Hospital worker was injured early Monday morning after falling down an elevator shaft.

    The employee had been stranded in an elevator between floors when “appropriate staff responded quickly to assist,” according to a hospital statement.

  • Admitted bank robbers take plea deal



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Court documents show a Louisville woman pleading guilty to a 2008 bank robbery in Elizabethtown confessed to partnering with the so-called “Old Man Mask” robber in a half-dozen prior heists at other Kentucky and Indiana banks.

  • PREP FOOTBALL OPINION: Game Night debuts Sept. 6 (08/25)

    Beginning Sunday, Sept. 6, The News-Enterprise sports section will have a different look. Instead of finding all the prep football coverage in the regular section, it will be moved to Game Night, a new section on Sundays. Game Night will feature the same solid coverage of high school football and more. The section will include game stories and box scores from each area game

  • Hooray for what?!

     The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month. And Tiffany Deering plans to make Hardin County aware and “normalize breastfeeding” by hosting a Hooray for Boobies! breastfeeding picnic at Freeman Lake Park this weekend during the Heartland Festival.

  • Dollars and Sense: Tips for lowering your mortgage payments

    Many people are struggling to pay their home loan bills as a result of the bad economy. Don’t despair, however, if you are concerned about falling behind on payments, according to the Kentucky Society of CPAs. There may be options available to you that can help make it easier to keep up with those monthly bills.