Today's News

  • Police seek witness statements


    Elizabethtown police investigating an August collision that caused the death of a 3-year-old are looking for witnesses to the incident.

    The impact occurred Aug. 3 at the intersection of the U.S. 31W Bypass and College Street Road and police believe several motorists were in the area at the time.

    No one has been charged with crimes relating to the child’s death.

    Anyone who witnessed the collision may contact Elizabethtown Police Department at (270) 765-4125.


  • Vigil clarification

    Karen Smith is a volunteer at SpringHaven Domestic Violence Shelter. A story on Page A1 in Thursday's edition of The News-Enterprise didn’t clearly state her status with the shelter.


  • Oct. 17, 2010: Our readers write

    Jenkins for Fiscal Court

    I worked at Hardin Memorial Hospital for 18 years as a security guard, primarily on the late shift.

    Many, many times I would see former Magistrate Terry Jenkins talking with the employees or visiting with those in the emergency room waiting area. He always was concerned with the employees, their families, the patients and their families as well as everything pertaining to our hospital.

  • Oct. 15 Services

    Agnes Eleanor Barger, 84, of Brandenburg, died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010. A Mass of Christian burial is at 11 a.m. today at St. Mary Magdalen of Pazzi in Payneville with burial in St. George Cemetery in Brandenburg.

    Tressie M. Broeker, 70, of Crestwood, died Friday, Oct. 8, 2010. The funeral is at 10 a.m. Saturday at Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 311 W. Jefferson St., LaGrange, with burial to follow in Louisville Memorial Gardens East. Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

  • Chamber honors LeVays for service


    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce honored a Vine Grove couple Thursday for their volunteer work.

    Harold and Ina LeVay received the Ordinary Citizens Making an Extraordinary Difference award at the chamber’s luncheon at Pritchard Community Center.

  • ECTC hosts Odyssey Day

    The News-Enterprise

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is hosting Odyssey Day, a presentation of electric and hybrid vehicle technology, from 2-6 p.m. today in the automotive/diesel department in the Occupational/Technical Building.

    This is the first year ECTC has been a host site for the event, according to an ECTC news release.

    Local car dealerships will talk about the newest technology available in vehicles, and the public will be able to view and test drive several kinds, according to ECTC information.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Teams pleased with 5th Region draw (10/17)


  • First Federal outlines its successes

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  • Photos: Kensington Manor expansion opens
  • Faces and Places: Dancing the night away