Today's News

  • Alonso family works in memory of their son

    It’s impossible to enter the home of Vinnie and Cheryl Alonso without seeing a number of photos of their late son Isaiah. They are a reminder of their son, and a reminder of the reason behind their latest endeavor.
    The Alonsos, parents of Isaiah Alonso, the 6-year-old Radcliff Elementary School student who died from cancer in September, have taken over running the Isaiah Alonso Foundation, an organization created in their son’s honor. Its mission is to help families with ill children.

  • Lit Festival aims to create early readers

    It was a Saturday, and snow was falling, but children were learning inside of John Hardin High School.
    The Lincoln Heritage Council, the local chapter of the Kentucky Reading Association and the International Reading Association, hosted its annual Literacy Festival on Saturday at John Hardin High School.
    The festival offered a book fair for children between preschool and middle-school ages and their parents, along with sessions with authors, illustrators and activities for kids.

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  • PREP GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers swoop past Lady Eagles (02/06)

    Elizabethtown’s grueling week finally came to an end.

    Three road games in three days. So much for that challenge presenting any problem.  

  • PREP BOYS' BASKETBALL: Panthers lock up third seed with win at Knox (2/06)

    With Fort Knox in a 2-3 zone, the Elizabethown Panthers took advantage.

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  • Floor traps caused gas buildup in employment office

    The News-Enterprise — Water that had dried in floor traps in the Elizabethtown Office of Employment and Training building on North Mulberry Street caused a gas buildup problem Wednesday.
    Bob Hicks of Hicks Enterprise said when water in the traps evaporates, sewer gases back up into the traps.
    “It didn’t really take that long to fix,’’ he said.
    Sherrard’s Plumbing and Heating looked into the problem.
    Hicks said water and bleach were poured into the traps. The water seals off the gas, he said.

  • Johnston speaks to Radcliff Rotary

    Recent guest speaker at the Radcliff Rotary Club was Kyle Johnston, head trainer for University of Louisville Athletics.

    Johnston is a North Hardin and UK graduate with degrees in sports medicine. He related his career in college athletics from his days at UK to his current position as head trainer. He has encountered and worked with some very famous and colorful people along the way, both players and coaches. He describes his position at U of L as his dream job, but also understands the vicissitudes of big-time college sports.

  • Three men charged with roles in Radcliff shooting

    The News-Enterprise — A joint effort between police in Radcliff and Elizabethtown resulted in the arrests of three men accused of robbing and shooting a Radcliff man Tuesday.
    Radcliff police responded to 880 Mill Creek Road on a call about an assault with a handgun. Officers arrived to find Edward F. Razo with a single gunshot wound to the upper left leg.
    Radcliff police detectives along with Elizabethtown police began following up on leads concerning the suspects.

  • Perkins graduates from OCS

    PERKINS. David W. Perkins II has graduated from Officer Candidate School (OCS) at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., and was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Perkins has served in the military for 12 years. A 1994 graduate of North Hardin High School, he received a bachelor’s degree in 2007 from Boston University, Mass. He is the son of David W. and Sonya K. Perkins of Vine Grove.