Today's News

  • Sept 6, 2010: Obituaries

    Elizabeth ‘Liz’ Escobedo

    Elizabeth “Liz” Escobedo, 54, of Lexington, passed away Sunday, Sept. 5, 2010, at the Markey Cancer Center.

    She was born in Harlingen, Texas, and was the daughter of Natividad and the late Ercilia Rios Escobedo. She was a devoted employee of the Markey Cancer Center/University of Kentucky Health Care. She was a beloved mother, daughter, sister and friend.

  • Sept. 6: Services

    Oedis Earl Dennis, 89, of Lebanon Junction, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Temple Hill Apostolic Church in Boston, Ky., with burial in Lebanon Junction City Cemetery. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the church. Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction is in charge of arrangements.

  • CKAG selects Matthews Artist of the Month


    At the Aug. 16 meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild, Marilyn Matthews was selected by the attendees as Artist of the Month. The theme for August was “recent self-portrait,” and her painting was entitled “Slightly Oblique.” The painting is presently hanging at Cobblers Café in Elizabethtown.

    The next meeting of the CKAG will be at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 20 at Nolin RECC building on Ring Road. Visitors are always welcome.

  • Macaulay-Brangers


    Mary Macaulay of Elizabethtown and Ross and Terri Macaulay of Louisville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stacy Rae Macaulay, to Kevin Michael Brangers, son of George and Mary Ann Brangers of Rineyville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a 2010 graduate of Volunteer State with an associate’s degree in applied science and a dental assistant certificate. She will pursue a dental assistant job in Tennessee.

  • PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: West Jessamine slips past E'town, 2-1 (09/05)

    The News-Enterprise Visiting West Jessamine scored two goals in the second half to rally to a 2-1 win over No. 10 Elizabethtown on Saturday. No. 5 West Jessamine scored the game-winner with 3 minutes left after tying the game in the first 10 minutes of the second half to extend the Lady Panthers’ winless streak to three games. Junior striker Tara Gilpin put Elizabeth

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  • Sept. 5: Services


  • Peters begins deployment

    PETERS. Navy Constructionman Rodney F. Peters, son of Dianne M. Hummel of Rineyville and Timmy Peters of Elizabethtown, recently began an almost five-month deployment to Afghanistan while assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 133, homeported at Naval Construction Battalion Center, Gulfport, Miss. NMCB-133’s primary mission on deployment will be to provide construction support to improve the living and working quarters for the 30,000 troops needed in Afghanistan. Peters is a 2007 graduate of North Hardin High School in Radcliff and joined the Navy in June 2008.

  • 100 years and still going strong

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com While today’s church architecture may not be as distinctive as years past, Sonora United Methodist Church meets in a building that goes back 100 years carrying on a congregation that has been meeting since the 1830s. The church will have a homecoming celebration Saturday to honor the building's centennial. Central to the beauty of the bui

  • Pucketts celebrate 70th wedding anniversary


    J.K. and Lucille Puckett will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a drop-in reception from 2 to 4 p.m., Aug. 15, 2010, at Valley Creek Baptist Church fellowship hall.

    Mr. Puckett is a World War II veteran and is retired from Armor Creamery. He is a member of Valley Creek Baptist Church.

    Mrs. Puckett also is retired from Armor Creamery and is a member of Valley Creek Baptist Church.