Today's News

  • Potted Few has June meeting

    On June 12, the members of The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club met at the home of Maritza Johnson for their annual salad luncheon. The guest speaker was member JoAnn Gilpin, who is a certified flower design judge. Gilpin’s “Judging a Flower Show and Design” presentation was beautiful and informative. Members learned that entries in a flower show must abide strictly by the “schedule” and rules dictated by the type of event.

  • Rain: Friend and foe of flower entries

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — Just a day before judges planned to scrutinize some of the area’s most bodacious blooms, a downpour on Sunday battered potential entries. “I thought: Forget tomorrow,” said Jean Freeman, who nevertheless on Monday was able to enter flowers in the Hardin County Community Fair. On en

  • July 5, 2009: Services

    Frances Almeda Johnson, 92, of Hodgenville, formerly of Ohio, died Thursday, July 2, 2009. The funeral is Tuesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan, Ohio, with  burial in Mount Tabor Cemetery in Breeman, Ohio. Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville is in charge of local arrangements.

    Mildred Allen Payton, 98, of Sonora, died Thursday, July 2, 2009. The funeral is at 3 p.m. today at First Baptist Church Sonora with burial in Sonora Cemetery. Visitation continues from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. today at Manakee Funeral Home in Sonora.

  • July 5, 2009: Obituaries

    JoAnne Ball, 74

    Mable Brown

    J.R. Gonterman Sr., 62

    Harry Lee Hawkins, 94

    Errol Paul Johnson II, 89

    Elizabeth "Tini" Michael, 88

    Phil Rogers, 66

    Ollie Marie Russell, 90

    Frieda Shultz, 78

    Robert ‘Bob’ Sydnor Smith, 83


    JoAnne Ball

    JoAnne Ball, 74, of Glasgow, died Friday, July 3, 2009, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital.

  • July 3 Property Transfers

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

    Robert D. and Wanda M. Kiser to Frank E. and Pamela S. Lercher, 412 Genrose Drive, Rineyville, $246,900.

    Jeffrey and Renae Brown to Nancy Brandenburg, 1252 Woodland Drive, Elizabethtown, $38,500.

    Ben Partin to Patrick C. and Victoria L. Todd, 162 Dogwood Drive, Radcliff, $2,500.

    Patricia A. Walter to Mark D. and Teresa R. Harris, lots 1 and 2 Highlands Subdivision, Elizabethtown, $300,000.

  • Veterans cemetery starts brick program

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com RADCLIFF — Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central recently launched a Memorial Brick Program to honor members of the Armed Forces. The bricks, which will be personalized with laser technology, will be placed in cemetery walkways, including the Flag Plaza, the Committal Shelter and at the base of the 40-foot Carillon Tower, which recently

  • Father/son duo take unexpected victory



    HARDIN COUNTY — Pete Chytla didn’t expect to be a winner last night, but he and his 6-year-old son took first place in the Hardin County Community Fair’s Parent/Child Look-A-Like Contest.

    Dressed in matching red polo shirts, khaki shorts and black sneakers, Pete and 6-year-old Jace Chytla accepted their prize — a silver tray — in front of a room full of clapping hands and flashing cameras.

  • June 29, 2009: Obituaries

    Gerald W. Corder

  • YOUTH BASEBALL: District 10 All-Star tourneys set to begin (7/6)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The calendar has turned to July and that can mean only one thing for area baseball fans: All-Star games. The Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth District 10 All-Star tournaments kick off today and continue through the next two weeks.

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