Today's News

  • Knox park grand opening, Mangione concert Saturday



    Accommodating the Fort Knox realignment has involved more than just extra buildings and roads.

    The expansion has created a need for more places to play, too.

    So Fort Knox on Saturday plans a grand opening and memorialization ceremony at the 8.5-acre Eastman Park. It will include a concert by jazz horn player Chuck Mangione.

  • Thumbing through a listing from our past




    Poking through the archives in the newspaper office turned up a discarded reference book that once held a prominent place on my desk.

    Thanks to Internet advances and search engines, today we think nothing of being a few clicks away from an address. It’s simple to acquire door-to-door directions and even glance at a satellite image or roadside view of the property from a handy laptop.

  • CECILIA DAYS: Because they sacrifice

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Cecilia Days organizers want military families who have moved into their community to know they are welcome and appreciated. Because of that, this year’s Cecilia Days parade is a bit different than those of the past.

  • Pancakes here!

    The News-Enterprise

    The Cecilia Baptist Church Student Ministry will have a pancake breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, 416 E. Main St., Cecilia. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door or in advance at the church office. The breakfast includes pancakes, eggs and sausage along with milk, juice and coffee to drink. Proceeds go to the church's 2011 student ministry mission trip. To learn more, call (270) 862-4228.

  • Take a trip to Wonderland with Hardin County Playhouse

    'ALICE IN WONDERLAND' CAST LIST   Kimble Bewley — Knave of Hearts Emaleigh Board — Alice Gwen Brink — Fish-Footman/Gardener Carol C

  • Friday Nite Live series returns to Vine Grove

    The News-Enterprise Bring out the lawn chairs and blankets and prepare the coolers for an evening at the park as the Friday Nite Live performance series returns to Vine Grove this summer with a trio of concerts. The series opener is Friday and will be held indoors at the Vine Grove Community Center because of the heat. It features Paul Eve and His Triple Star Tribute.

  • From the bookshelf: 'Fever Dream'

    'Fever Dream'

    by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

    Grand Central Publishing

    List Price: $26.99 Three out of five bookworms


  • It's classified

    Getting to know Christine Smith-Ferguson Pets: She has three dogs (Tiny, Snickers and Muffin) and a cat named Tigger. She lives near the woods and enjoys watching the deer feed. Raccoons crack her up. Family: Her husband, Shayne Ferguson, is a physical therapist at Lifeline Home health.

  • An old classic has become new again

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Stone Hearth’s story may be familiar to many because of its 33-year history in Elizabethtown. But its recent history is about something old becoming new again. The retelling of the Stone Hearth story begins with an invasion into their kitchen where Faye Fehnel, who has worked in the restaurant’s kitchen for 20 years, prepared

  • Ex-UK player pleads guilty to ticket scam



    Appearing in a faded green Fleming County Detention Center jumpsuit, former University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball player Derrick Millar pleaded guilty to four counts of felony theft by deception Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court in exchange for a probated four-year sentence.

    The conviction stems from Millar scamming local Wildcat fans by selling them tickets, which he failed to deliver.