Today's News

  • June 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Leslie Theodore Bogard

    Leslie Theodore Bogard, 53, of Cub Run, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at his residence.

    Survivors include his mother, Shirley Bogard of Cub Run.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT Wednesday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville with burial in Cub Run Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. CDT today and from 9 to 11 a.m. CDT Wednesday at the funeral home.

    Sallie Bransford

  • The Art of Performance

    Every once in a while, a performance happens that is so outstanding we are left in awe. Such a performance happened in game five of the National Basketball Association Eastern Conference Championship in May. On this night, LeBron James secured his legacy as a great player.

  • Governor Beshear Honors Knox Hills at Awards Banquet

    Knox Hills attendees posed with Gov. Beshear for a photo while being presented with the 2009 Safety and Health Award and an honorary plaque with the award and photo will be created by the governor’s office and shipped to Knox Hills for public display.

    Governor Beshear Honors Knox Hills at Awards Banquet

  • E’town residents get locked up for good cause

    By KELLY R. CANTRALL kcantrall@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Several Elizabethtown business people will be hauled off to jail Thursday — albeit a comfier one than the Hardin County Detention Center, and only for a three-hour sentence. Several community members will participate in the Elizabethtown Executive Lock-Up fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association from

  • PREP BASEBALL: E'town vows to return stronger (6/8)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com HODGENVILLE — Senior Micheal Thomas packed up his catcher’s gear in the corner of a silent LaRue County dugout for the final time Saturday night.

  • Mistrial declared in St. Clair case



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Prosecutor Todd Lewis was telling of Michael St. Clair and Dennis Reese’s cross-country crime spree when one detail too much was revealed, causing a mistrial in Monday’s second trial for the 1991 abduction of Frank Brady.

    Early in his opening statement, Lewis told of St. Clair and Reese’s September 1991 Oklahoma jail break, where they overpowered a guard and stole a deputy’s pickup.

  • Wisdom’s Call moves forward in competition

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN— The judges of a Christian band competition recently heeded Wisdom’s Call and made the Elizabethtown Christian rock band a contender for a recording contract. “This is huge for us,” lead vocalist/bass guitarist Pete DiPietro said. Wisdom’s Call won as best Christian rock band in The Battle Fo

  • Income guidelines change for school meals



    HARDIN COUNTY — The income guidelines used to determine which students can receive free and reduced meals at school are changing for the upcoming school year.

    The annual salary families are required to be at or below by the federal government will increase for the 2009-2010 school year.

  • Breaking NewsMistrial declared in St. Clair case



    ELIZABETHTOWN – Prosecutors for a second time Monday fouled in trying Michael St. Clair for the 1991 abduction of former Bardstown distillery worker Frank Brady.

    Senior Judge Steven Ryan, appointed to the case after Senior Judge Janet Coleman removed herself as judge last year, declared a mistrial in St. Clair’s re-trial only two hours into opening arguments.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North exceeds Baker's expectations (6/8)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com OWENSBORO — Donnie Baker had high hopes for his North Hardin Trojans entering the 2006 high school softball season. And for good reason. In pitcher Jennifer Young, he had a future Division-I pitcher.