Today's News

  • Concert offers ‘Christmas in the Heartland’

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — The 3rd Annual Christmas concert by The Heart of Kentucky Men’s Chorus will be held 7 p.m., Friday at Severns Valley Baptist Church.

    Tickets for “Christmas in the Heartland” are $10. The concert will feature two special guests: co-ed vocal ensemble Voices of Lee from Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, and Barbershop Harmony Society chorus Kentucky Vocal Union.

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  • Christmas salute to Elvis at Lincoln Jamboree

    The News-Enterprise

    HODGENVILLE — Elvis lives — at least in the hearts of his fans.

    And on Friday night, Elvis impersonator Eddie Miles will bring him to life on stage once more for a Christmas tribute to the rock legend at Lincoln Jamboree, 2579 Lincoln Farm Road. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m.

  • Her wildest dreams come true



    ELIZABETHTOWN — History is an important part of Rubye Williams’ life.

    At 95, Williams is helping relatives compile and record their family’s history. She has collected photos and written out stories.

    “I have it scattered around,” she said.

  • Revolt


    The frustrated old man slumped miserably in his plush office chair, muttering darkly about the unsatisfying productivity of his mammoth boot conglomeration, particularly this factory.

    “Lazy! That’s what they are! We pay the men extravagantly, and what do they do? In a 15-hour work shift they manufacture only 60,000 pairs of boots! Preposterous!”

    The cross old tycoon’s young secretary, Jenkins, sincerely pretended to care.

  • Boosting your child’s safety


    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 7,500 lives have been saved during the past 20 years by the proper use of child restraints. Yet motor vehicle crashes still remain the No. 1 killer of children ages 4 to 14 in America. The reason? Too often it is the improper use or non-use of child safety seats and booster seats.

  • Art of Performance


    Gifts, gifts and more gifts. This is the season of gift-making decisions. I ask you to consider an important performance gift for someone you love this season. It is what I call the Performance Foundations Gift Box.

    It really is a very simple gift. All you need to do is place the following three items in a fancy box: 1) a marshmallow, 2) a jelly bean of any color and 3) a rock you have specially chosen.

  • A Dash of Class


    The season is definitely upon us and we are starting to think about Christmas dinner. As with Thanksgiving, I am sure you have family favorites as my family did.

    Mom would always make German Chocolate Cake — straight from the package label — and it is so much better than the box mix, especially for special occasions.

  • Tie it up with a bow



    The shopping is over, the presents have been purchased. Now what do you do with them? Do you try innovative wrapping ideas or succumb to the ease of a gift bag?

    What are some creative gift wrapping ideas that can be done by someone who didn’t get their wrapping degree from Martha Stewart U?

  • A 1980s Christmas flashback