Today's News

  • PREP FOOTBALL: LaRue rallies past Shelby County, 19-7 (09/04)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com LaRue County running backs Alex Lee, Drew Newberry and Cody Thompson each ran for at least 100 yards and Hawks coach Rodney Armes earned his 100th career win with the program as the Hawks surged past the Shelby County Rockets, 19-7 on Friday night in both teams’ Class 4-A, District 4 opener. Newberry, a junior fullback,

  • PREP FOOTBALL: John Hardin beats Meade, 28-21 (09/04)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The John Hardin Bulldogs withstood a furious Meade County rally to pull out a 28-21 victory Friday night at Hamilton Field in Brandenburg. John Hardin junior Jeremy Harness rushed for 102 yards on 12 carries and caught three passes for 90 yards. Senior Landon Savoy gained 100 yards on eight carries and threw a 68-yard pass to Har

  • Hafers announce birth of grandchild


    Danny and Diane Hafer of Elizabethtown announce the birth of their first grandchild, Jackson Keith Knowlden, on July 25, 2010, at Trinity Hospital in Augusta, Ga. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Jarrod and Jacki Hafer Knowlden of Augusta.

    Paternal grandparents are Dennis and Minetta Knowlden of Berthoud, Colo.

    Maternal great-grandparents are Frank and Philomena Repoley of Shillington, Pa., and maternal great-great-grandmother is Amelia Forlin of Shillington, Pa.


  • Hays celebrate 30th wedding anniversary


    Don and Lisa Hay of Upton will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on Sept. 6, 2010.

    They were married Sept. 6, 1980, by the Rev. Ab Stanton at his home in Upton.

    Mr. Hay is the son of Lois Hay of Eastview and the late George Hay.

    Mrs. Hay is the daughter of Herman Constant of Upton and Sue Constant of Elizabethtown.

    They have three daughters, Stephanie Murphy of Elizabethtown and Jessica and Samantha Hay, both of Upton; and two granddaughters.

    Cards may be sent to 12149 Raider Hollow Road, Upton.


  • Hardin County Teen Court to have open house


  • Kentucky support program assists grandparents raising grandchildren

    By MONICA RHEULING For The News-Enterprise Say the word “grandparent” to someone and by instinct the image of older, graying grandmas and grandpas come to mind. Many of us know them as people who were retired with leisure time, someone to visit on Sunday or special days, and probably “spoilers” of grandchildren. As our generations have aged and chan

  • Wolford-Wooley


    Laurie Elizabeth Wolford and Ronald “Alan” Wooley announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tom and Karen Smith of Hodgenville and David and Esther Wolford of Magnolia. She is pursuing a master’s degree in occupational therapy from Eastern Kentucky University and plans to graduate in December.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Under KHSAA proposal, North drops to 5-A with John, while LaRue drops to 3-A with E'town (09/06)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Both LaRue County High School principal Paul Mullins and North Hardin football coach Crad Jaggers have felt their respective gridiron programs have been playing in the wrong class for years. Late last week, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association sent them a mass e-mail that backed up their feelings. The KHSAA’s periodic f

  • Advising from experience



    When students at Elizabethtown High School meet with Linda Thompson about how their classes or a myriad of other things aren’t going well, she might be inclined to tell them she knows what they’re going through. And she’s not kidding.

  • Local women attend KFWC Fourth District Workshop


    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown participated in the KFWC Fourth District Summer Workshop at the Shepherdsville home of Fourth District Governor Barbara Wright.

    Wright presided at the meeting and explained the theme, “For Such a Time as This.” Bonnie Cecil, president of the Bardstown Woman’s Club, led the Pledge of Allegiance, and Sue Calvert, president of the Bullitt County Woman’s Club read the Collect. A devotional was shared by Debbie Skaggs, immediate past governor of the Fourth District.