Today's News

  • Tea Party rally pushes fiscal conservatism



    Joining protesters across the country, scores gathered Thursday at Freeman Lake Park bandstand in Elizabethtown for a Tea Party rally.

    The event, which coincided with the income tax filing deadline, was a chance for fiscal conservatives to air concerns about what they feel is excessive government spending and taxation.

    With protesters lounging in lawn chairs, a clown folding balloons for children and musical acts, the rally had the feel of both a summer concert and a protest.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: John Hardin sweeps Nelson County (04/15)

    TENNIS BOYS' PREP MONDAY’S MATCH JOHN HARDIN 3, NELSON COUNTY 2 Results from Monday's match in Bardstown: Singles Ryan Stallings (NC) def. Kyle Thomas (JH), 6-2, 7-6 (7-3) Cody Nelson (NC) def. Tyler Harp (JH), 0-6, 6-4, 6-4 Peter Lau (JH) def. Cole Elder (NC), 8-1 Doubles Alex Wilk/Tyler Edlin (JH) def. D. Ball/J. Thompson (NC), 4-6, 6-1, 6-1 Jared Anderson/

  • PREP WRESTLING: Johnson named top wrestler, Newberry top sophomore (04/15)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com John Hardin coach Adam Lindsey isn’t looking forward to having to replace a wrestler who won two state championships in three years and five consecutive region championships. But that’s just what Lindsey has in front of him next winter with the graduation of 152-pound senior Josh Johnson. “I’ll find

  • Job seekers swarm Pritchard



    Anita Ellison was looking for a job like it was, well, her job.

    Ellison came prepared Thursday to the job fair at Pritchard Community Center. She parked across the street, knowing the parking lot would be full, and packed her lunch so she wouldn’t have to leave.

  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Wednesday's results (04/15)

    The News-Enterprise The LaRue County Hawks came out on the losing end of another high-scoring affair Wednesday night. Visiting LaRue County and Grayson County combined for 25 runs and 30 hits as the Cougars won their fifth straight game with a 15-10 victory. Sophomore Jesse Johnson homered, scored twice and drove in a run for the Hawks (9-6), while sophomore Kyle Meredith

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD ROUNDUP: Meade County All-Comers Results (04/15)

    TRACK & FIELD PREP MEADE COUNTY ALL-COMERS BRANDENBURG — Central Hardin (CH), Fort Knox (FK), LaRue County (LC) and Meade County (MC) results from Tuesday’s All-Comers Meet at Meade County High School: TEAM RESULTS Boys  1. Meade County                   &

  • Glendale woman seriously injured

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    GLENDALE — Emogene S. Hagan, 79, of Glendale was run over and seriously injured Thursday morning in the parking lot of Glendale United Methodist Church on Glendale-Hodgenville Road East, police say..

  • E'town seeing signs of rebound



    Elizabethtown still is facing an occupational tax shortfall, but there are some signs of rebound, Finance Director Steve Park said Tuesday.

    Park said the city has seen some recuperation in the retail sector, and occupational tax revenues are not lagging as much as they were earlier this year.

  • HB 160 eases college transfer issues



    Students at the local community college might find the road to a four-year institution a little smoother thanks to a new law.

    Gov. Steve Beshear signed House Bill 160 into law on Wednesday, which will set in motion the alignment of courses at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and their transferability to  public four-year institutions in Kentucky.

  • Photo: Earning his stripes