Today's News

  • Gootee, Neveau complete military training

    GOOTEE. Army National Guard Pvt. Michael T. Gootee has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. A 2007 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he is the son of George and Charlene Gootee of Radcliff.

    NEVEAU. Army Reserve Pvt. Ryan A. Neveau has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. He is the son of Mirian Mitchell of Radcliff.

  • ECTC offers noncredit online courses


  • Putting the 'story' in history



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown City Cemetery is quiet now — a resting place for those who have departed this life.

    But one day in December 1862, it was far from quiet, as cannon balls roared through the air on all sides, bombarding Union forces during the American Civil War — forces that later would surrender the hill to Confederate troops.

  • Radcliff Rotary has guest from local fire department


    A recent guest at the Radcliff Rotary Club was Jamie Henderson of the Radcliff Fire Department. He talked about the Fire Department and the services it provides to the community. From left, past club President Charlie Fraley, Jamie Henderson and Rotarian David Hunt who brought Henderson to the meeting.

  • Vine Grove Class of ’59 holds 50th reunion

    Standing, from left, Don Berry, Bill Roberts, David Gilbert, Jerry Miller, Ray Hawkins, Sylvia Hargis Smith, Frankie Carter Fisher, John Vititoe, Darryl Hutcherson, Ron Samuels, Robert Barry, Ed Medley, Larry Clark, Paul Woods, Marie Riley Brown, Sam Kemp and Don Skeeters. Seated, from left, Sylvia Givens Eubank, Phyllis Jones McDonald, Margaret Miller Campbell and Susan Shelton Robinson.

  • UK Alumni Association Hardin County Club holds freshman sendoff

    The University of Kentucky Alumni Association Hardin County Club recently held its 2nd Annual Freshman Sendoff. Club members, a UK Admissions Officer and four UK Cheerleaders, welcomed 25 students and their families from Hardin and Grayson Counties who plan on attending UK in the August. The 100 attendees enjoyed pizza and door prizes provided by the club and donated by Kennedy Bookstore and First Federal Savings Bank.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers have picnic

    The Goldenrod Homemakers met June 9 at the home of Donna Means for the annual picnic. The group had lunch  and played games in the afternoon. The next meeting is Sept. 8 at the home of Sue Logsdon.


  • Stillmans win Yard of the Month for July

    The Vine Grove Woman’s Club’s Yard of the Month for July award went to Carol and Dennis Stillman at 315 Lincoln Street. They have many beautiful hibiscus and other flowers in their yard.

  • AUSA celebrates Army's 234th birthday

    On June 12, the Fort Knox Chapter of AUSA celebrated the Army’s 234th birthday with a luncheon at the Fort Knox Leaders Club. Cut 1: Cutting the birthday cake, from left, Col. David Teeples, Lt. Col. Stephen Koopmeiners (the oldest active-duty soldier on Fort Knox), Maj. Gen. Don Campbell, AUSA President Otis Fox, Pvt. Samantha Samples (the youngest active-duty soldier on Fort Knox) and Command Sgt. Maj.

  • ATHLETICS: Area coaches complete online safety course (07/31)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com With more and more high school athletes suffering heat-related injuries, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has added yet another measure to try to curb the problem. In March, the Kentucky Legislature called for the creation of a safety course for all high school coaches and assistants, and earlier this month the KHSAA launched a