Today's News

  • Helping hands for Haiti



    HARDIN COUNTY — Hardin County has many outlets for donations to Haiti and many area schools are making great gains in collecting goods.

    Through the generosity of students, teachers and parents, many schools will make contributions to Haitian relief efforts.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: E'town, North meet with top seed on the line (1/26)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Ask either North Hardin coach Ron Bevars or Elizabethtown coach James Haire what their team needs to do in order to have a chance to win tonight’s pivotal 17th District tilt and the answer is going to be the same. Both coaches said the key to the second meeting, whic

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Meade falls on road (01/26)

    The News-Enterprise FLOYDS KNOBS, Ind. — The Meade County Lady Waves’ seven-game winning streak came to an end Monday night in a 74-45 loss to homestanding Floyd Central. Meade County (10-8) trailed 15-7 at the end of the first quarter before falling behind 40-18 at the break. Senior forward Carly Evans led the Lady Waves with 10 points, nine rebounds and one block, whil

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Elizabethtown beats Nelson County (01/26)


  • Jan. 26, 2010: Obituaries

    Rylee Wyatt Ashbaugh

    Rylee Wyatt Ashbaugh, infant, of Leitchfield, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, in Leitchfield.

    Survivors include his parents, Ricky and Latisha Hayse Ashbaugh; and one brother, Kyle Ashbaugh.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. CST Thursday at Dermitt Funeral Home in Caneyville. Burial will be in Wilson Home Church Cemetery.

    Visitation is at 9 a.m. CST at the funeral home.

    Mark Leon Day

  • Sex offender agrees to probated sentence

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – A Radcliff man scheduled to go to trial this week on multiple counts of child sex abuse won’t appear in court until March when he’s formally sentenced. The change stems from a recent plea deal. According to court records, Randy Lee Zobenica, 56, agreed to a probated 10-year sentence in exchange for his gui

  • Burke's third trial scheduled for August



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Aug. 9. That’s the next time Commonwealth’s Attorney Chris Shaw will attempt to try U.S. Army Sgt. Brent Burke for the 2007 shooting deaths of his estranged wife, Tracy, and her former mother-in-law, Karen Comer.

    The double-murder case was scheduled to begin this month, and also in September 2009.

    During both attempts, exhaustive individual screenings of more than 100 potential jurors precluded news that a witness could not make it to Elizabethtown in time to testify.

  • Jan. 26, 2010: Services

    Linda Carter Biddle, 57, of Maineville, Ohio, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010. A public memorial service is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Community Presbyterian Church, 6246 Turning Leaf Way, Maineville, Ohio. A reception will follow at the church. A casual dessert reception celebrating Linda is at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at Ursuline Academy, 5535 Pfeiffer Road, Cincinnati, Ohio. Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes in Loveland, Ohio, was in charge of arrangements.

  • Dollars and Sense: To borrow or not to borrow?

    People use debt to finance any number of purchases, and borrowing money for a worthwhile purchase is not always a bad idea. However, some buys are worth financing over time and others are not. The Kentucky Society of CPAs explains how to make the right choice. 

    Consider the costs

  • Life or Something Like It: Texting

    On the way back from Thanksgiving at my brother’s home in Silver Spring, Md., I sat in the back seat of our car with my 81-year-old mom and taught her how to text.