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  • Toby Keith rakes in sold-out crowd



    Attendance for Saturday’s Toby Keith concert at Fort Knox’s Godman Army Airfield eclipsed the previous 10 concerts’ turnout and practically doubled last year’s attendance for a Brooks & Dunn performance.

    Mark Wicker, the concert’s coordinator, said the  outdoor show — featuring country music trio Carter’s Chord and pop artist Katharine McPhee as openers — attracted more than 10,000 fans this year, leading to the first sold-out show in the series.

  • Heartland Winds to perform this weekend

    Staff report

    The Heartland Winds community band will perform its summer concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Historic State Theater, 209 W. Dixie Ave., in Elizabethtown.

    The program will include such works as “Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite,” “Amparito Roca,” “La Virgen De La Macarena” with trumpet soloist Abe Barr, “Robin Hood Medley,” “My Heart Will Go On” featuring vocalist Michelle Funk, and “The Wizard of Oz Medley.”

  • June 2, 2010: Obituaries

    Brian D. Berry Brian D. Berry, 30, of Summersville, died Sunday, May 30, 2010, in Magnolia. Survivors include his parents, Russell Berry and Lynn Mills Berry. The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT today at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville with burial in Knoxes Creek Cemetery. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. CDT today at the funeral home.   Lillian Teresa

  • 5TH REGION BASEBALL: Central tops Taylor County, 11-2 (06/01)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The Central Hardin Bruins don’t need any help these days, but the Taylor County Cardinals provided some Monday afternoon. The Bruins jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and blew the game open in the fifth, aided by three Taylor County errors, to cruise to an 11-2 victory in the first ro

  • 5TH REGION BASEBALL: Washington shocks LaRue, 5-3 (06/01)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The LaRue County Hawks learned a valuable lesson Monday night, but Coach Chris Price would prefer it didn’t come in the 5th Region Baseball Tournament.

  • June 2, 2010 Editorial: Coroner receives well-deserved recognition

    Unlike the crime-of-the-week heroism of television dramas based on faster-than-realistic analysis and leaps in logic, the work of a coroner is far more gritty and difficult. Real world forensic processes often involve tedious detail as well as tender discussions with families in grief. For decades, Hardin County Coroner Dr. Bill Lee has been known for his humanity as well as his exemp

  • June 2: Services


  • 5TH REGION BASEBALL: E'town rallies past Campbellsville (06/01)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com When the going got tough, the Elizabethtown Panthers finally got going. Down to their final out in a tie game, the Panthers rallied for three runs in the top of the seventh to knock off the Campbellsville Eagles, 6-3 in the first round of the 5th Region Baseball Tournament on Monday at LaRue County Hi

  • June 1, 2010: Obituaries

    Danny R. Crawhorn

    Danny R. Crawhorn, 54, of Rineyville, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2010, at his residence.

    He worked in lumber and hardware at Don’s Lumber Co. in Vine Grove.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Delores Crawhorn; and a sister, Carolyn Crawhorn.

    Survivors include his siblings, Joyce Struben, Evelyn Bailey, Charles Ray Crawhorn, Raymond Crawhorn, Curtis Crawhorn, Delbert Crawhorn and Ronnie Crawhorn.

  • 3RD REGION BASEBALL: Meade County thumps McClean County (06/01)