Today's News

  • MLB OPINION: Will Reds crush this Cincinnati fan's dreams once again? (07/07)

    Being a Cincinnati sports fans can be disappointing some years and heart breaking other years. Most of the time, though, difficult would be the best way to describe it. The life of a Bengals fan is not one of peaks and valleys as much as just one constant, on-going valley – or so it seems. Sure, there are the exceptions like 2005 – talk about heartbreak – a

  • Vandals spray slurs over soccer complex

    Elizabethtown police responded to a Tuesday morning report of vandalism having occurred over the holiday weekend at Mike Carroll Soccer Complex on Peterson Drive. The vandals, described as “kids” by police, spray painted the interior and exterior of the soccer park building with racial and ethnic slurs. EPD spokesman Virgil Willoughby said police think the vandalism is not a reflection of gang or hate group activity. Willoughby also said no similar incidents have been reported recently.

  • July 7, 2010: Services

     Juanita Long Greenwell, 84, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, July 4, 2010. The funeral is at 11 a.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Hardin Memorial Park. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.

  • STATE FARM E'TOWN OPEN: SFEO registration deadline ends tonight (07/06)

    The News-Enterprise Time is winding down to register for the Elizabethtown Tennis Commission’s annual State Farm E-town Open. The SFEO, the third and largest of the eight stops on the Central Kentucky Tennis Series, is set for Saturday and Sunday at American Legion Park and University Drive Park in Elizabethtown, Central Hardin High School in Cecilia and John Hardin H

  • July 7, 2010, editorial: Bagley runs away with state's top honor

    Congratulations to Brandon Bagley, who ran away from the competition during the recent high school track and field season and into the history books.

    Bagley, who recently graduated, was named Kentucky’s Mr. Track by the Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association. Bagley became the first John Hardin student athlete to win a Mr. or Ms. Award in any sport.

  • Indictments show June is meth month



    Crimes relating to methamphetamine have been reviewed every month this year by grand jurors and the latest report by the grand jury was no different.

    Thirteen of June’s 22 indictments related to methamphetamine and all but one defendant are accused of manufacturing the illegal substance. The stimulant has become the most common drug cited on criminal citations and indictments alleging criminal activity. Indicted last week on meth-related charges were:

  • E'town native releases new album

    The News-Enterprise An Elizabethtown native has gone from love to death in his musical topics with the release of his latest album, “Handsome Death.” Doug Lucas’s first release, an EP titled “The Advesa,” dealt with the subject of love.

  • More tuna for HCP
  • July 7, 2010: Obituaries

    Jerry Ray Allen

    Jerry Ray Allen, born Aug. 27, 1950, in Elizabethtown, went to his heavenly home at 6:45 p.m. Monday, July 5, 2010, at Nortons Hospital in Louisville.  At the time of his death, he was surrounded by his loving family that he cared so much for.

    For 30 years he lived in Nicholasville and was a businessman and attended Nicholasville Baptist Church. An avid University of Kentucky fan, he held season tickets for years. He was a Kentucky Colonel and graduated from North Hardin High School in 1969.

  • Space travel, great white adventure return to the big screen

    Show times: “2001: A Space Odyssey” — 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday  “2010: The Year We Make Contact” — 8 p.m. July 23-24 “Jaws" — 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.