Today's News

  • July 21: Services


  • Boy struck by vehicle Saturday doing well



    Police say a boy is in good condition after being struck Saturday by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.

    According to Radcliff police spokesman Bryce Shumate, the boy was cycling along U.S. 31W near the Wal-Mart entrance when he was struck by a vehicle Saturday afternoon.

    Shumate said the boy was treated for injuries and was not hospitalized overnight.

    No charges were filed against the driver.  


  • Wreck on BG parkway kills teen



    bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com    ELIZABETHTOWN – An Elizabethtown teen died Monday night after a single vehicle wreck on the Martha Layne Collins Blue Grass Parkway about six miles east of the Interstate 65 junction.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Ben G. Napier, 19, was traveling westbound when he lost control of the 1991 Buick Park Avenue he was driving.

  • July 17 Property Transfers

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

    Mickey and Cathy Stinnett to Alfredo and Amy Armijo, 105 LaVista Drive, Rineyville, $172,000.

    Todd and Shellby Jones to Gary L. and Brenda J. Williams, 680 Wind Brook Drive, Elizabethtown, $279,500.

    Rhonda Lynn Dennison and Dennis Wayne Underwood to Richard L. Mattingly, 548 Stovall Road, Elizabethtown, $90,000.

    Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Chad L. Bader, 358 Valley View Drive, Vine Grove, 460,500.

  • July 17 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    B&R Supply Company Inc. v. Vista Builders Inc., et al, Vineland Center, Vine Grove. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $4,418.50 plus interest.

  • July 12, 2009: Obituaries

    Alonzo Kiraz Bradley Alonzo Kiraz Bradley, 61, of Radcliff, died Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at his home. A committal service with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff. The guest register may be signed at www.nebfh.com. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff is in charge

  • Classified advertisers should be aware of phone scam

    Late Monday afternoon, The News-Enterprise was made aware of an attempted phone scam targeting the newspaper’s classified advertising customers. Several classified customers reported being contacted by telephone by individuals falsely identifying themselves as employees of the advertising department. Customers were informed by the callers that a payment problem had occurred with their advertisement appearing in the newspaper. The callers then asked for the customers’ credit card number or checking account transaction routing number.

  • Western Kentucky Parkway Sunday crash turns fatal


    A single vehicle wreck along Western Kentucky Parkway on Sunday, injuring four Bowling Green residents including three children, turned fatal Sunday evening when an adult succumbed to injuries sustained after being ejected.

    According to Kentucky State Police, Augusta N. Clark, 27, was thrown from a car in which she was riding when its driver lost control, and the car left the roadway, overturned and struck a tree.

    A tire malfunction may have caused the wreck, police said.

  • Sharing a story of inspiration

    By MARIANNE HALE mhale@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — At 26, Patrick John Hughes dreamed of having a son who would grow up to play on a football field at a major university. When his son, Patrick Henry Hughes, was born blind and unable to fully straighten his limbs, which prohibits him from ever walking, Patrick John said he buried that dream. But Patrick Henry would make his fa

  • Dance camps aim to raise self-confidence

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — When Tomika Mackey’s sister complained about the lack of summer activities, Mackey didn’t tell her to head to the movies or the mall. She decided to start a camp instead. Mackey, of Elizabethtown, is hosting Dance Mania Summer Dance Workshop over the course of three two-day sessions for girls in many age group