Today's News

  • Addict to get 13 years for robbery

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A man charged with the early morning robbery of the 24-hour Walgreen's pharmacy at Dixie Avenue and Ring Road Jan. 3 pleaded guilty to amended charges in exchange for a 13-year-sentence Tuesday before 9th Circuit Judge Kelly Mark Easton. Nathan Anthony Wolz, 30, admitted to being addicted to the powerful painkiller Oxycontin and affirmed to Easton

  • End of an era

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com Command Sgt. Maj. John Wayne Troxell said Thursday’s transfer of authority from the U.S. Army Armor Center to U.S. Army Accessions Command will shift the mission of Fort Knox. The move also ushers a mix of emotions as the Armor Center’s time in Kentucky ends after decades of calling the region home. “It is going to be sad to

  • May 23 Divorces

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

    Christopher Michael Moore, 38, and Kim Harned, 36, both of Elizabethtown. Married 15 years.

    Robert Allen Folmar, 60, Elizabethtown, and Barbara Francis, 53, Vine Grove. Married 30 years.

    David Jerome Wright, 30, Ekron, and Brittney Jenise Pack, 26, Brandenburg. Married nine months.

    Bobby Lee Miles, 32, Shepherdsville, and Miranda Lorayne Frye, 31, Elizabethtown. Married nine years.

  • Graduation marks the end and the beginning


    May is traditionally the month for graduations.

    And it certainly is in my household.

    The second Saturday in May, the 8th, our daughter-in-law received her master’s degree in historic preservation from the University of Kentucky. The next Saturday, our youngest graduated from Georgetown College with his bachelor’s degree in art.

    And this Saturday, our middle son gets his master’s degree in media studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

  • May 25, 2010: Services


  • PREP BASEBALL: Who will get the right answers in district tourney? (5/24)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com The 17th District regular season answered some questions, but there are plenty more to be answered in the next three days. Can anyone stop history from repeating itself for a fourth consecutive year?

  • May 23 DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Robert A. Sanders (1980).

  • Elderly murder defendant confused

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com A 65-year-old woman accused in the beating death of a man who resided with her at E-Town Motel last month was scheduled to appear for arraignment Tuesday in Circuit Judge Ken Howard's courtroom on a murder charge, but Howard said the case could not proceed until he obtains a psychiatric evaluation ordered last month by District Judge Kim Shumate. Et

  • PREP SOFTBALL: All eyes on John-North matchup for district tournament (05/24)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com Coach Corey Yates is an optimist, despite his John Hardin Lady Bulldogs being 0-for-20 in their all-time meetings with the rival North Hardin Trojans. John Hardin’s first-year leader said his third-seeded Lady Bulldogs (17-13) are undeterred heading into their showdown at 7 Tuesday night with the second-seeded Trojans (11-20) in

  • May 14 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Chris Thompson, 1395 Mud Splash Road, Glendale. Use: garage.

    Lisa and David Gardner, 240 Middle Creek Road, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Charles and Evelyn Green, 3 Sportman Lake Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Frederick Grey, 2667 Eastview Road, Eastview. Use: community building.