Today's News

  • Sports park cost continues to rise

    Elizabethtown City Council approved four more Elizabethtown Sports Park contracts Monday that move the total amount approved for construction to about $16.5 million, according to Planning Director Ed Poppe.

  • Radcliff police warn of scam

    The Radcliff Fire Department is not seeking money through a fundraiser.

    Neither is any other Radcliff city department.

    City police recently have received numerous complaints from residents who said they were contacted to make contributions to a city cause.

    It is a scam, police spokesman Bryce Shumate said.

  • Laura LaRue dedicates time to politics

    An Elizabethtown woman has formed a company to handle campaign finance and compliance reports.

    Laura LaRue — who has resigned as executive officer of the Lincoln Trail Home Builders Association to dedicate more time to the endeavor — founded The LaRue Group after years of involvement with the dollars and cents of politics.

    “Although this was not planned, opportunity has landed in my lap,” she wrote in a recent LTHBA newsletter.

  • Bill would require count of hospital-acquired infections

    The issue: Healthcare-associated infections
    Our view: Requiring reporting is appropriate

  • Missing Radcliff man found unharmed

    The News-Enterprise

    Radcliff Police have found a man reported missing since late Monday morning.
    Radcliff Police spokesman Bryce Shumate said Kirby Paynter, 63, was found unharmed in a room at a Radcliff motel he had checked into. Paynter contacted family members and told them where he was. He was picked up and taken home by RPD around 5 p.m.

  • Radcliff chamber welcomes new leadership

    The Radcliff-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce bid an official goodbye to 2010 in style Monday at Colvin Community Center.

    The chamber welcomed the leadership that will march the chamber through the unification process into the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce while also honoring those who helped shape the past year during its annual awards and installation ceremony.

    Kendra Stewart, outgoing president of the Radcliff chamber, said she cautioned members it would be an adrenaline rush of a year.

  • Offering enduring support

    With only a few forms, a dash of commitment and a sense of duty, you can become a proud parent of 3,500 Fort Knox soldiers.

    As Fort Knox carries out its first large-scale combat deployment since 1942, area chambers of commerce and the post’s public affairs office offer the opportunity to “adopt a platoon.”

  • Boy Scouts visit Perfect North

    Boy Scout Troop 303 enjoyed a day tubing at Perfect North recently. From left, Stephanie Roemer assistant Scout Master; Grant Ouellette, Bryce Messenger, Blake Ryan, Brenton Ryan, Patrick Shieber, Clayton Ryan, Wade Roemer and Scout Master Dana Ryan Scout Master.

  • Elizabethtown Lions name Melvin Jones recipients

    Elizabethtown Lion Lori Moses and Elizabethtown Lions President Brian Dennis at the Elizabethtown Lions Club 2010 Christmas banquet were named Melvin Jones recipients. This honor is bestowed on one who embraces the Lions motto “We Serve,” showing dedicated humanitarian service to their community and their fellow citizens.

  • Sever This Illusion find real success

    A few lineup changes haven’t stopped Sever This Illusion from getting a record deal and producing its first album, which is to be released in February.

    Now comprised of members from Elizabethtown and Louisville, Sever this Illusion originally formed in Louisville in the winter of 2007.