Today's News

  • Elizabethtown Lions name CHHS Student of the Month

    The Elizabethtown Lions Club’s Central Hardin Student of the Month for February was Kristen Jackson. She was introduced by Lion Jim Weise, left. Her school activities include: Advanced Choir and Health Occupations Students of America. Her school honors include: All a Honor Roll from freshman to junior years and is on the A-B Honor Roll this year. She has a 3.9 GPA and scored 27 on the ACT three times. Her community Activities include: she made the state cut for GSP; first place at Foreign Language Festival for a group project at state and district festivals.

  • Feb. 28 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Phillip Dale Sherrard, 47, Elizabethtown, and Pamela Ann Sherrard, 47, Cecilia. Married 20 years.

    Douglas Sidebottom, 42, and Lorinda Hall, 40, both of Elizabethtown. Married 18 years.

    Leron Van Yates, 41, Elizabethtown, and Antonella Theresa DiBucchinico, 43, Radcliff. Married five years.

    Kent Robert Aylett, 40, and Vonda Kay Mayfield, 45, both of Elizabethtown. Married three years.

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL OPINION: Kuric steals spotlight in Freedom Hall finale (03/08)

    LOUISVILLE — Freedom Hall had its final act Saturday and what an unforgettable one it turned out to be. Hollywood script writers would die for a scene like this. It was something right out of a Disney production. The Louisville Cardinals closing the arena they called home for 54 years. Playing the No. 1 team in the nation. In front of the coach and many of the players who won two championships.

  • Tree planting efforts nothing new to area

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Humans sometimes serve the same function as bumblebees spreading pollen from flower to flower or the wind blowing helicopter seeds across a field.

    Tree species thrive by dispersing their genetic information and we, despite our record of deforestation, often are all too glad to help.

    One of the more interesting local tree planting efforts happened during the Great Depression.

  • Howlett speaks to Rotary Club members

    Coleman Howlett, Elizabethtown district superintendent for the United Methodist Church, was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Feb. 16. He gave a talk about his experiences playing college baseball at the University of Kentucky for coach Harry Lancaster. From left, Rotarian Dr. Michael Owsley, Howlett and Rotary Club President Tim Asher.

  • Woman's Club caters Chamber lunch

    The Radcliff Woman’s Club catered the Radcliff Chamber of Commerce luncheon Feb. 8 at Colvin Community Center. The theme was Valentine. A lasagna luncheon was served along with several varieties of cake, coordinated by Emma Day and Barbara Proffitt. From left, Sheri Williams and Brenda Coffee go through the food line.

  • Wired65 offers seminar

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWNThere will be a Wired65 Entrepreneurial networking seminar at 1 p.m. March 18 at the Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau.

    The free seminar will inform entrepreneurs and small business owners about resources available to them, according to a news release from Wired65. Those who attend will hear from other business owners to learn about their experiences.

  • E'town clinic controversy spurs bill



    FRANKFORT – After failing last year to stop a controversial clinic from dosing local addicts with methadone, Elizabethtown leaders turned Thursday to Frankfort in hopes of tightening the licensing process for opiate replacement clinics operating in Kentucky.

  • From the pulpit to politics



    HARDIN COUNTY — Some could argue that God and politics don’t mix, but the Rev. Jacob Pearman questions the logic of such a claim.

    “I really don’t see why they should be (separate),” he said.

  • Green


    Sarah Jean Phillips of Radcliff and Jeffrey Charles Green of Killeen, Texas, were remarried in a candle light ceremony on Feb. 13, 2010, in a wedding chapel in Killeen.

    The bride is the daughter of Irene Lydian and William Thomas Phillips of Bardstown.

    The groom is the son of Jerline Smoot and Jimmy Green of Charles County, Maryland.

    The couple reside in Radcliff.