Today's News

  • MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Stallworth, Morehead still have EKU's number (02/18)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com MOREHEAD – Maze Stallworth and the Morehead State Eagles have had the Eastern Kentucky Colonels’ number lately. Stallworth, a 6-foot-5 senior and John Hardin High School product, poured in 20 points to lead four players in double figures as the Eagles dealt Eastern Kentucky a 77-64 loss on Wednesday night at Ellis T. Johnson Ar

  • Coroner returns from Haiti mission


    Hardin County Coroner Dr. Bill Lee returned home Tuesday after a two-week mission to Haiti with the Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team, or DMORT.

    Lee was unable to speak about specifics of his mission on Wednesday due to pending confidentiality orders from commanders of the group. Discussing the work with casualties of a disaster can be extremely sensitive.

    “It was a successful mission. I can tell you that,” Lee said during a telephone interview Wednesday morning.

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Panthers, Panthers fall (02/17)

    The News-Enterprise Trailing by four points, the homestanding Lexington Catholic Lady Knights outscored the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers by 11 in the fourth period to upset the No. 12 Lady Panthers, 50-43 on Tuesday. Lexington Catholic (12-13) outscored Elizabethtown (21-5), 18-7 in the fourth quarter. Sophomore guard Kaylyn Cecil led the Lady Panthers with 13 points and fo

  • Feb. 18: Services

    Marshall James Brown, 62, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010. The funeral is at noon Friday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff with burial with military honors in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today and after 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

    Roscoe Byrd, 77, “The Train Man” of Vine Grove, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010. A celebration of his life will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Vine Grove City Hall in Vine Grove.

  • Feb. 10 Lending a Hand


  • PREP BASKETBALL: District pairings set (02/17)

    By GREG CREWS gcrews@thenewsenterprise.com The North Hardin Trojans will have a distinct advantage at next week’s 17th District Basketball Tournament — not that they needed one. For the first time since 2004, Central Hardin will not host the district tournament. Instead, it will be the top-seeded Trojans (20-4 overall, 8-0 district) hosting for the first time s

  • Feb. 18, 2010: Obituaries

    Paul William Constant

    Paul William Constant, 68, of Sonora, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, at his residence.

    He was a native of LaRue County and a member of New Hope Community Church where he was a former elder and treasurer. He worked for Elizabethtown Community and Technical College for 22 years, was a charter member, and past president of South Hardin Lions Club and past district governor of District 43N.  He was also past president of the Kentucky Lions Eye Foundation.

  • A Dash of Class: Cherries galore


    George Washington, the first President of the United States, gets a bad rap because he supposedly chopped down a cherry tree. I don’t know if that crime was ever solved, but I think George learned a valuable lesson about telling the truth.

    First of all, before I tell you about today’s column, let me tell you about cherries. This is after all, a Dash of Class.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Many area wrestlers get tough draws at State (02/16)

    The News-Enterprise FRANKFORT — Of 224 first-round matches at the KHSAA State Wrestling Tournament, only three feature two wrestlers ranked in the top 10. Ninth-ranked LaRue County junior Shaquille Cox takes on fifth-ranked Covington Scott senior Steve Supe at 130 pounds. Other area wrestlers received more favorable draws for the tournament, which begins Thursday at th

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