Today's News

  • June 28 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 8-year-old female Pomeranian named “Pookie” and this 2-year-old male shorthair named “Cheech” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog ad

  • Young recognized as Salvation Army Volunteer of the Year


      Betty Young of Elizabethtown was recognized as the 2008 Volunteer of the Year for the Salvation Army. She has been a volunteer for seven months and gives freely of her time. Carolyn Scifres, director of the Salvation Army, says, “The Salvation Army has been truly blessed by having Miss Betty on our team. She is generous with her time and talents and is a wonderful person to spend your days with.”

  • Correction

    The fiction piece that published July 8, 'They Were Gonna Meet,' was identified as an honorable mention in a recent Wednesday Magazine fiction writing contest. The story was not an entry in the contest and therefore not an honorable mention. The News-Enterprise apologizes for any confusion this may have caused.

  • North Hardin Project Graduation a huge success


  • Wells-Leidecker


    Billy and Kay Wells of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Chrystal Lee Wells, to Justin Lynn Leidecker, son of Frankie and Connie Leidecker of Paducah.

    The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of LaRue County High School and is a registered nurse at St. Joseph Hospital.

    The prospective groom is a 2000 graduate of Lone Oak High School and is a buyer at Amteck.

    The wedding will be June 20, 2009, at NorthEast Christian Church in Lexington.


  • Lawson celebrates 85th birthday


      Marvin R. Lawson will celebrate his 85th birthday on May 28, 2009. He is a veteran of World War II and the Korean War and still can proudly wear his uniform. He has two children, Debbie and Bruce; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

  • The joy of dogsitting


    It had been a long time since we’d had stuffed toys in the middle of the living room. Heard the pitter patter of little feet on the hardwood floor. Or heard nighttime noises from the boys’ bedroom.

    But we quickly got used to stepping around the toys and hearing the jingle of dog tags as we took care of our married son’s West Highland Terrier while he and his wife were on vacation earlier this month.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club presents donation to Community Health Clinic


    The Elizabethtown Lions Club recently made a donation to the Community Health Clinic of Hardin and LaRue Counties. Club President Bill Shinkle presented the check to Maurita Roper in support of the many services the clinic provides the citizens of Hardin and LaRue counties.

  • Adams-Goodman


    Dale and Sheri Adams of Glendale announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melanie Adams, to Jimmy Goodman, son of Joe and Bonnie Goodman of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Blue Beacon Truck Wash in Glendale as a bookkeeper and cashier.

    The prospective groom is a supervisor at Blue Beacon Truck Wash in Glendale.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 20, 2009, at House of Prayer Lutheran Church with a reception to follow at Best Western.

  • Potted Few present June arrangement to Barr Library

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club provides a floral arrangement each month at the Barr Library for the enjoyment of the Fort Knox Community. Pictured is Renate Gosser, Potted Few president, with her dried arrangement for the month of June.