Today's News

  • The Bookstore hosts booksigning by paranormal thriller author

    The News-Enterprise RADCLIFF — A doctor of genetics who has turned to writing novels will be featured at a book signing Saturday at The Bookstore in Radcliff. Jessica Andersen, who pens the Final Prophecy series of paranormal thrillers, will sign the latest volume in the series, “Skykeepers,” as well as her previous books and her Harlequin Intrigue novels from 2 to 4 p.m.

  • Another new beginning

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Jayne Risen Morgenthal has spent eight months in her position as Elizabethtown Independent Schools’ superintendent, and has gotten a chance to settle into her responsibilities and duties. But there still are aspects of the district she has yet to experience. One of them is the first day of school. Thur

  • Cecilia Days 2009: Parade, fish and chicken dinners among offerings at festival

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — For the 40th year, Cecilia Days will offer up a heaping serving of food and fun Friday and Saturday. “We’ve got a lot of stuff going on,” Cecilia Community Ruritan President Sue Hager said.

  • Downtown clerk struck, injured by van



    ELIZABETHTOWN – A downtown worker and museum volunteer was injured Tuesday morning after being struck by a vehicle at Plum Alley and North Mulberry Street.

    According to Elizabethtown Police Department spokesman Virgil Willoughby, Susan E. McCrobie, a 52-year-old Elizabethtown resident, stepped into North Mulberry (U.S. 62) traffic from Plum Alley and was struck by a minivan.

  • Cecilia Days 2009: Chicken and burgers and fish, oh, my ...

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — Visitors to Cecilia Days will enjoy music, crafts, antique vehicles and games, but the festivities would not be the same without the food. Hot dogs, hamburgers and ice cream are the traditional fair fare and will be found during the event.

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  • PREP BASKETBALL OPINION: North has a huge void without Irvin (8/5)

    RADCLIFF— The North Hardin boys’ basketball program has faced its share of adversity since winning three consecutive 5th Region championships from 2001-03. In 2006, Chris Tharpe transferred to North Hardin only to be ruled ineligible by the Kentucky High School Athletic Association. The following year, James and Jamarious Sykes, who signed with Jackson State University, moved to Georgia prior to the start of the season.

  • A Dash of Class: A potpourri of recipes


    Potpourri is defined as “a collection of a variety of things” and today that is what my column is, a collection of a variety of recipes.

    The first is one I got from my Taste of Home newsletter. It is a recipe you can use on your grill and it's called Pineapple Chicken Kabobs. It was interesting to me since I am not a pepper or onion lover. With the use of cherry tomatoes, pineapple chunks and chicken, this recipe sounded like a good option.

  • July 30, 2009: Services

    Sandra “Sandy” Brock, 54, died Sunday, July 26, 2009. The funeral is at 5 p.m. EDT today at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT today at the funeral home.

    Alvin T. Burgess, 79, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, July 27, 2009. The funeral is at 1 p.m. today at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff with burial with military honors in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Visitation continues at 10 a.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Aug. 4: Services