Today's News

  • Kids Club hosts puppet show

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — The Melchior Marionettes Comedy Cabaret takes the stage today for Towne Mall Kids Club. Puppeteers make the marionettes come to life with a variety of music and hand-painted street scenes.

    Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. at the center court. A one-time $5 entry fee per family is required and benefits Junior Achievement of Hardin County. The show begins at 11 a.m.

    Everyone who is registered will have a chance to win a door prize.

    Contact (270) 737-1617 for more information.

  • WOMEN'S GOLF: Akin wins first Lady Bug title (06/17)

    By NATHANIEL BRYAN nbryan@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Karisa Akin figured it would take someone shooting below par to win the 49th annual Lady Bug women’s golf tournament. The former Central Hardin High School star will settle for what she shot Tuesday before the storms hit at Elizabethtown Country Club. Akin, an incoming sophomore on the Middle Tennessee Stat

  • June 17: Services

    Sherman Franklin Brinner Sr., 81, of Lebanon Junction, died Sunday, June 14, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction with burial in Lebanon Junction City Cemetery. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.

    Elbert Cook, 62, of Rineyville, died Saturday, June 13, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Rineyville Cemetery.

  • 6-10 Lending a Hand


  • Seven cooks on hand for cookbook signing

    The News-Enterprise   RADCLIFF — Finger food and dessert samples will sweeten a book signing this weekend that will feature seven women who put together “Recipes and Remembrances Past & Present," a compilation of recipes from members of Mill Creek Baptist Church. The book signing will be 2 p.m.-5 pm.

  • Murder victim's family wishes 'hell' on Shields



    ELIZABETHTOWN – A demonstration of anger and pain was the final scene former Army reservist Jeremy Shields saw before leaving court Tuesday to begin a life sentence for last winter’s brutal rape and murder of a female co-worker.

  • Theater workshop offered to children ages 6 to 16

    The News-Enterprise ELIZABETHTOWN — Hey, kids, need to hone those acting skills?

    You’re in luck.

    Hardin County Playhouse will hold a Children’s Summer Theatre Workshop 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.

    The workshop is open to children ages 6 to 16. Cost of the workshop is $110, $85 for additional siblings. 

  • My Kitchen, Your Recipe


  • Body found inside burnt mobile home

    The News-Enterprise

    RADCLIFF – Fire crews responding to a mobile home fire in the 2000 block of Hill Street Wednesday found a body inside after suppressing flames, police say.

    Radcliff Police Spokesman Bryce Shumate confirmed at 10 a.m. today that city detectives are in the initial stages of investigation at 2010 Hill Street.

    The deceased’s identity and gender have not yet been released. Cause of death has not yet been determined.

  • Field of Dreams complex proving to be just that -- a complex plan



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The Field of Dreams multi-sports complex has faced several delays, but tourism officials said Monday during a meeting with The News-Enterprise editorial board the project is progressing.

    “Everybody thought it was going to happen quicker,” said Sherry Murphy, executive director of the Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau.