Today's News

  • A Dash of Class


    In 1945 in Chicago, an organization called Future Homemakers was formed for students enrolled in home economics. 

    Many of you that were in high school between 1945 and 1999 may have belonged to FHA. 

  • Winter storm leave you stumped?

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com HARDIN COUNTY — The winter storm that hit Hardin County did more than blow a few limbs down.

  • Elizabethtown actor featured in 'Disney's High School Musical 2 On Stage!'

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    CINCINNATI — Jimmy Houlihan of Elizabethtown will play a lifeguard and is in the ensemble of The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati's presentation of "Disney's High School Musical 2 On Stage!"

  • Stay $50 a night at state parks

    The News-Enterprise   FRANKFORT – Next week is the last week to take advantage of a coupon offer through Kentucky Parks and Recreation for $50 lodging at any of the Kentucky State Park lodges. Sunday through Thursday, visitors can stay at a Kentucky State Park lodge for $50 a night with a coupon, which is available at

  • Qualls found guilty in rape trial



    HARDIN COUNTY — A man accused of raping a young girl in Elizabethtown was found guilty Thursday in Hardin Circuit Court.

    Tories DeWayne Qualls, 23, was found guilty of the first-degree rape of a middle-school age girl.

    The jury recommended a sentence of 13 years in prison for Qualls, 85 percent of which would have to be served before he would be eligible for parole. Qualls hasn’t been formally sentenced.

  • These go to eleven...

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHOWN — Making it to the top is not an easy task, but one local radio station is helping bands get an inch closer by providing air time. Locals Only airs at 9 p.m. Sundays on 101.5 The Point.

  • PREP BASKETBALL: Six area boys' teams notch wins (02/18)

    The News-Enterprise The homestanding Central Hardin High School boys’ basketball team celebrated senior night in grand fashion Tuesday night as the Bruins hammered visiting Breckinridge County, 72-46. It was the seventh win in 10 games for the Bruins (16-8), while the Fighting Tigers (8-16) fell for the third consecutive game. Senior forward Daniel Linder had a doubl

  • A Bit of Fiction


  • A community brought together


    To say the ice storm interrupted our lives would be an understatement. As transformers exploded in spectacular blue showers of sparks all over Kentucky the last week of January, we were plunged into darkness and into a cold, dark, clean-waterless world.

  • Feb. 19,2009: Services


    Paula R. Ashley, 37, of Floyds Knob, Ind., died Monday, Feb. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Friday at Brandenburg United Methodist Church; burial in St. Mary Magdalen Cemetery in Payneville. Visitation is from noon to 9 p.m. today and continues at 9 a.m. Friday at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home in Brandenburg.