Today's News

  • Environmental evolution



    ELIZABETHTOWN – The rapid descent of prices adorning gas station signs has led to an influx of drivers happy to be paying less, but Elizabethtown City Council Candidate Steve Atcher thinks the city should not be lulled into a sense of false security.

  • Office workers recognized statewide and nationally


  • Movie Listings

    MOVIE PALACE, Elizabethtown, 769-1505

    “The Secret Life of Bees” (PG-13) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

    “Max Payne” (PG-13) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

    “Sex Drive” (R) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

    “W” (PG-13) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

    “Beverly Hills Chihuahua” (PG) 1:30, 4, 6:30 and 9 p.m.

    “Eagle Eye” (PG-13) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

    “Body of Lies” (R) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Meade, LaRue advance in postseason (10/14)

    The News-Enterprise Sophomore middle hitter Tiffany Filburn had nine kills, four aces and one dig as the Meade County Lady Waves advanced to the championship match of the 9th District Volleyball Tournament with a 25-13, 25-23 win over Grayson County on Monday. Meade County earned a berth in the 3rd Region Tournament, which will be held at Meade County next week. “That would ha

  • The PAC cooks up potluck theme for 'Church Basement Ladies' production


    rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — A potluck-style dinner will be featured both onstage and off when Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center presents a production of “Church Basement Ladies.”

  • 10-15 Services

    Essie Jeffries Ballard, 99, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Jeffersonville, Ind., died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Percell and Sons Funeral Home, Elizabethtown, with burial at 2 p.m. Thursday at Eastern Cemetery in Jeffersonville, Ind. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. J.L. Steen Funeral Directors, Elizabethtown, is in charge of arrangements.

  • The debate about political signs


    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com

    ELIZABETHTOWN – Elizabethtown is home to a cornucopia of signage as political signs seek to rally supporters while real estate signs are used to reel in potential buyers.

    However, the sign standards in Elizabethtown, as established in the city’s zoning ordinance, has created hazy criteria for its people to follow, according to some City Council members, leading members to question the rigidity of the law.

  • Ask ECTC

    Q: Are there any activities about reading or poetry at ECTC?

  • Oct. 12 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    William Hernandez, 38, and Sharon J. Corbin, 40, both of Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Anthony Durrant, 40, and Naomi Durrant, 29, both of Rineyville. Married seven years.

    William C. Davis, 40, Fort Knox, and Tracy Randolph, 39, Atlanta. Married 16 years.

    Gerald Jerome Gee II, 32, Radcliff and Christy Danielle Gee, 28, Dallas. Married 10 years.

    Jeffrey Peerman, 26, and Cathy Simpson, 28, both of Radcliff. Married 10 years.

  • Oct. 12 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Jonathan L. Bowen (1986). Speeding 26 mph over. Total $244.

    Thomas S. Gray (1988). Theft by unlawful taking. Sixty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $310.

    Jarrett I. William III (1963). Local county ordinance (four counts). Total $155.