Today's News

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: E'town, LaRue win; Knox girls fall in All 'A' Classic (09/02)

    The News-Enterprise Seniors Wyatt Johnson and Ty Strader scored 18 minutes apart in the second half to lead the Elizabethtown Panthers to a 2-0 win over visiting Bullitt East on Tuesday. Johnson scored in the 54th minute off an assist from senior Jacob Bartelt, and Strader scored in the 72nd minute off an assist from junior Beau Bouthilette. “It took us a long time t

  • Dollars and Sense: Smart tips for keeping your job in a recession

    Every day, it seems as if the news is filled with reports of layoffs and job cuts at more companies. If you’re concerned about the safety of your own position, there are some smart steps you can take to recession-proof your situation, according to the Kentucky Society of CPAs.


  • A Dash of Class: Labor Day picnic ideas


    Labor Day celebrates the achievement of workers and the labor movement.

    President Grover Cleveland urged Congress to make it a federal holiday, according to the U.S. Department of Labor's "The History of Labor."  It is thought by many to be the end of summer, but it is also the beginning of the professional football season, with the first game of the National Football League being scheduled after Labor Day.

    I find it to be another reason to have a picnic before cooler weather comes to end our picnic season.

  • Get ready ...


  • This kid rocks!

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com   Last week I had a brush with fame. Well, sort of. We can call it a brush with someone who is somewhat famous now and certainly will be in the future. Many of you have read about Matthew Pinkham, the coolest kid in Elizabethtown. I not only got to meet him for an interview but actually got to hang out with him one day last weekend.

  • Aug. 28 Property Transfers

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

    TG Development LLC to Christopher P. Gruber, 107 Amy Court, Radcliff, $210,000.

    Marie M. Wood and Rebecca M. Beal to Terrie A. Smith, 2669 Delta Court, Radcliff, $84,680.

    B.D.D. Developers LLC to MCHC Inc., property on Captiva Court, Elizabethtown, $25,000.

    Gordon and Bernett Board to Wayne and Sharon Miller, tract 8 Whelan Estates Farm Division, county, $17,500.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Pitcher's mound moving to 43 feet (09/01)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com LEXINGTON — Andrea Whelan doesn’t know how to feel. As a prolific hitter, the reigning Area Player of the Year loves having 3 extra feet to look at a softball pitch. But as a heady hurler, the North Hardin High School junior is pretty comfortable from the old 40-foot distance and will have to find her groove from 43 feet d

  • FBI searches Radcliff home, alarms neighbors



    RADCLIFF – Details of an FBI search of a Cottonwood Drive residence and automobile at the residence Wednesday morning remained sketchy as of Wednesday afternoon, but neighbors described the raid as being like “something on TV.”

    FBI spokesman David Beyer confirmed that the FBI, backed by other law enforcement agencies, executed a search warrant at 641 Cottonwood Drive early Wednesday.

  • Details of August welfare fraud cases emerge



    HARDIN COUNTY – Details of those indicted last week on welfare fraud charges emerged Tuesday when the indictments were  released by Hardin Circuit Court.

    The nine women and two men indicted last Thursday are accused of collectively taking the state for $187,102 in public assistance benefits, primarily by making deceptive statements about household income or size of their households to become eligible for welfare.

  • The dog days of summer