Today's News

  • Laura LaRue dedicates time to politics

    An Elizabethtown woman has formed a company to handle campaign finance and compliance reports.

    Laura LaRue — who has resigned as executive officer of the Lincoln Trail Home Builders Association to dedicate more time to the endeavor — founded The LaRue Group after years of involvement with the dollars and cents of politics.

    “Although this was not planned, opportunity has landed in my lap,” she wrote in a recent LTHBA newsletter.

  • Bill would require count of hospital-acquired infections

    The issue: Healthcare-associated infections
    Our view: Requiring reporting is appropriate

  • Missing Radcliff man found unharmed

    The News-Enterprise

    Radcliff Police have found a man reported missing since late Monday morning.
    Radcliff Police spokesman Bryce Shumate said Kirby Paynter, 63, was found unharmed in a room at a Radcliff motel he had checked into. Paynter contacted family members and told them where he was. He was picked up and taken home by RPD around 5 p.m.

  • Radcliff chamber welcomes new leadership

    The Radcliff-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce bid an official goodbye to 2010 in style Monday at Colvin Community Center.

    The chamber welcomed the leadership that will march the chamber through the unification process into the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce while also honoring those who helped shape the past year during its annual awards and installation ceremony.

    Kendra Stewart, outgoing president of the Radcliff chamber, said she cautioned members it would be an adrenaline rush of a year.

  • Offering enduring support

    With only a few forms, a dash of commitment and a sense of duty, you can become a proud parent of 3,500 Fort Knox soldiers.

    As Fort Knox carries out its first large-scale combat deployment since 1942, area chambers of commerce and the post’s public affairs office offer the opportunity to “adopt a platoon.”

  • Boy Scouts visit Perfect North

    Boy Scout Troop 303 enjoyed a day tubing at Perfect North recently. From left, Stephanie Roemer assistant Scout Master; Grant Ouellette, Bryce Messenger, Blake Ryan, Brenton Ryan, Patrick Shieber, Clayton Ryan, Wade Roemer and Scout Master Dana Ryan Scout Master.

  • Elizabethtown Lions name Melvin Jones recipients

    Elizabethtown Lion Lori Moses and Elizabethtown Lions President Brian Dennis at the Elizabethtown Lions Club 2010 Christmas banquet were named Melvin Jones recipients. This honor is bestowed on one who embraces the Lions motto “We Serve,” showing dedicated humanitarian service to their community and their fellow citizens.

  • Sever This Illusion find real success

    A few lineup changes haven’t stopped Sever This Illusion from getting a record deal and producing its first album, which is to be released in February.

    Now comprised of members from Elizabethtown and Louisville, Sever this Illusion originally formed in Louisville in the winter of 2007.

  • The News-Enterprise receives three first-place awards

    The News-Enterprise

    Three first-place honors went to The News-Enterprise as part of the annual awards presented in the Kentucky Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest.

    John Friedlein and Chuck Jones received writing honors.

    Friedlein’s Stories from the Heartland column, which appears in each Monday’s edition, was selected by judges as the best column among Kentucky’s medium-size daily newspapers.

  • HCP to hold auditions for 'Agnes of God'

    The News-Enterprise

    Auditions for Hardin County Playhouse’s production of “Agnes of God” will be held Monday and Tuesday at Plum Alley Theater in the Historic State Theater complex in Elizabethtown.

    Needed for the play are three women.

    The audtions begin at 6:30 p.m. each night.