Today's News

  • June 19, 2009: Our readers write

    On the horse industry

    I am a Thoroughbred horse trainer. I don’t live in Kentucky, but I spend a good amount of time in your fine state throughout the year and it’s here where I have enjoyed some of the proudest, grandest moments of my life. As I watch racing in your state diminish, I am shocked at the lack of interest or concern on the part of legislators in the Bluegrass., the “Horse Capitol” of the world.

  • June 14 editorial: Hardin County has stake in session

    As Kentucky lawmakers converge on Frankfort Monday summoned by Gov. Steve Beshear to return to work for the second time this year, the piece of business getting the least attention is the one that would have the longest-lasting impact on the state’s economic stability and growth.

  • June 22, 2009: Our readers write


    A point on gases

    In an article published in The News-Enterprise  it was said that carbon dioxide was a dangerous gas produced primarily from burning fossil fuels.

    In the absence of air, carbon monoxide is a poisonous gas that is used in gas chambers to execute dangerous criminals.

    Carbon dioxide is found in the air we exhale and of course is not poisonous.

    George W. Bauer

    Elizabethtown   300-plus acres

  • June 26 Property Transfers

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

    Tim L. and Teresa D. Aulbach and Billy and Judy Hudson to Emma L. Burns, lot 2 Coyle Subdivision, county, $15,000.

    West Point Bank to Brandenburg Telecom LLC, property in Upton, $5,000.

    Jeffrey and Denise Gillenwater to Julie R. Culver, 105 Oak Hill Drive, Elizabethtown, $111,000.

    Angela K. and Jacob P. Stover to Chad M. and Amanda D. Graves, 113 Kristen Court, Radcliff, $115,000.

  • The Bookshelf: 'Cemetery Dance'


  • June 1, 2009: Our readers write

     Democrats are all around us

    The semi-official guru of the Republican Party, Rush Limbaugh, has been heard to say that conservatives are cerebral types who utilize reason and logic to arrive at their conclusions while liberals eschew mental analyses and rely on emotional elements to frame their positions. Conservatives are measured and under control; liberals are excessive and out of control, according to the template.

  • July 1, 2009: Services

    Frances England, 75, of Hodgenville, died Monday, June 29, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia with burial in Old Mount Sherman Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home.

  • May 26, 2009: Our readers write

    An act of compassion

  • Radcliff man arrested after shots fired


    A man accused of shooting near pedestrians was arrested and jailed Tuesday on a charge of wanton endangerment.

    Radcliff police said Johnathan M. Windsor, a 21-year-old Radcliff resident, was identified by a witness as the man having fired a semi-automatic pistol into the air three times around 6 p.m. Tuesday on Wagon Wheel Drive.

    A Radcliff Police Department news release states Windsor fired the weapon in reckless proximity to numerous pedestrians.

  • June 26 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.

    Mouser Custom Cabinetry LLC v. Total Kitchen & Bath Inc. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $4,194.71 plus interest.