Today's News

  • Sixth test signal to be installed on Ring Road today



    While the state still is assessing its new yellow left-turn arrows — installed at test sites such as Ring Road in Elizabethtown — a local highway official said they’re working well so far.

    Workers plan to activate the sixth such Ring Road signal at the entrances to the Lowe’s and Target parking lots today.

  • March 28 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Shana M. Barr (1990). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

    Jonathan lee Brockman (1980). Local city ordinance. Total $155.

    Christopher T. Dennis (1987). Speeding 11 mph over; state traffic school. Total $166.

    David A. Harms (1979). Failure to wear seat belts. Total $25.

  • From the bookshelf: 'The Girl Who Chased the Moon'

    The Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison Allen List Price: $14.96 Bantam Book Three out of five bookworms  

  • March 28 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.


    Shannon M. Mattox-Cary (1977).

  • Central leads the way in engineering



    Central Hardin High School students have one more way to earn college credit before setting foot on a university campus.

    Central received certification for its Project Lead the Way program, a series of engineering courses the school has offered since 2008. The national certification allows Central to continue with the program and gives students the ability to earn college credit.

  • Mamakitty Southwood to compete in Battle of the Bands

    The News-Enterprise LOUISVILLE — A local band called Mamakitty Southwood is one of four groups competing tonight in Louisville at Hard Rock Ambassadors of Rock Battle of the Bands Qualifying Round at Hard Rock Café. The competition, which begins at 8 p.m., is part of a nationwide contest held by Hard Rock Café.

  • Jackson withdraws from Radcliff mayor's race



    Aundra Lett Jackson has withdrawn from the Radcliff mayoral race, paving the way for a head-to-head primary battle, which could serve as a straw poll of support for two Radcliff natives seeking the office.

    Radcliff Councilman J.J. Duvall and Radcliff-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jo Emary will advance to the general election in November.

    Jackson did not return calls Tuesday seeking comment about her exit from the race.

  • April 6, 2010 editorial: Colleges' agreements benefit students

     The announcement of a newly formed partnership between Elizabethtown Community & Technical College and Campbellsville University provides another viable option available for students seeking to pursue a four-year college degree.

  • Vehicle robbery suspect identified

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — A South Carolina man suspected by Elizabethtown police of stealing a car last weekend has been identified. Davell L. Smalls, 36, of Columbia, S.C.,  is wanted for the theft of a 2007 Mazda 6 Saturday morning at the Five Star Food Mart on East Dixie Avenue. The vehicle belongs to Teresa K. Mitch

  • Ask the Expert: Family travel

    By BECKIE HENRY For Wednesday's Woman Family travel can be a pleasant experience with lifetime memories or a never ending nightmare. Families looking to make those travel memories special should repeat the mantra, "Plan ahead." Traveling with children of any age, especially teens, requires a well thought out game plan. You know your children and what will keep their interest.