Today's News

  • Grandparents welcome Owen William Andrews


    Junior and Kelly Andrews of Elizabethtown announce the birth of their first grandchild, Owen William Andrews, on Sept. 19, 2009, in Parker, Colo. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Luke and Kristin Andrews of Castle Rock, Colo.

    Maternal grandparents are Rick and Kathy Usery of Morgantown, W.Va.


  • Home for Christmas

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com WHITE MILLS — For soldiers this time of year, there’s no place like home, especially after an 11-month tour in Iraq. Kim Cox, stationed at Fort Hood, Texas, gets to experience that joy this Christmas. She is home for about a month and plans to spend time with family. Cox is sometimes required to go out with a group&nbsp

  • Ancestral Trails learns about Ben Hardin Helm

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met recently with John R. Clark presenting the program on Brigadier General Ben Hardin Helm of Elizabethtown who was killed at the Battle of Chickamauga in the Civil War.

    The next meeting is Dec. 4 at the Hardin County Public Library and will be the annual Christmas party. Officers will be elected for the upcoming year. For more information call 862-3209.


  • Goldenrod Homemakers Help Decorate for Halloween

    The Goldenrod Homemakers met Oct. 20 at a nursing home to help residents with a craft project — painting clay flower pots for Halloween. Seated front, Gertrude Murray, resident; standing from left, Elaine Conder, Judy Sandfer, Joyce Givan, Doris Vertrees, Laura Cox and Alice Bennett.

    Seated front, Dorothy Ellis, resident; standing from left, Joyce Givan, Laura Cox, Judy Sandfer, Doris Vertrees, Alice Bennett and Elaine Conder.


  • Cash Express and North Hardin Hope team up to benefit community

    Cash Express and North Hardin Hope will team up for its annual toy and coat drive. All donations received will be distributed in the community. Gently used and new toys and coats and nonperishable good will be accepted through Dec. 15 and can be dropped off at 1413 S. Dixie Blvd., Radcliff.

  • Breaking NewsPolice shoot, kill man after chase

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    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown members assisted with the Shop and Share program initiated by First Lady Jane Beshear. The Kroger stores in Elizabethtown sponsored this project. Shoppers were given lists from which to choose items to be donated to SpringHaven. Because of those in the community, the project was a huge success and SpringHaven received boxes of much needed items. Pictured at the Kroger on Dolphin Drive are Diane Willis and Maritza Johnson.


  • Radcliff Woman’s Club caters Radcliff Chamber Business Expo Lunch


          The Radcliff Woman’s Club catered the lunch at the Radcliff Chamber of Commerce Business Expo on Nov. 8. Barbara Proffitt, Ways and Means chairman, made sure that there was a wide array of food and plentiful amounts of it for the attendees.

  • Vine Grove seeks participants for Wonderland in the Park

    Wonderland in the Park is a drive-through, walk-through seasonal event sponsored by the City of Vine Grove. The purpose of the event is to allow area businesses and organizations the opportunity to express  holiday greetings through outdoor-lighted displays arranged along the walking trails and roads in the city’s Optimist Park. A set up can be as simple as getting a light display from an area store, or you could decorate a Christmas tree. For information, contact Donna Broadway, 877-2422.

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