Today's News

  • 4-H Gets S.E.T for the 21st Century

    Much like exploring the Wild West, 4-H assistant Beth Loving has been working with middle school students as they learn more about career opportunities that focus on science, engineering and technology. By using the NASA “Rockets” educators’ guide students have designed, constructed and launched rockets made from 2-liter plastic soda bottles.

  • May 16, 2010: Obituaries

    Laverne ‘Vernie’ Hartupee Blankenship Brucker

    Laverne “Vernie” Hartupee Blankenship Brucker, 82, of Boston, Ky., formerly of St. Louis, passed away  Thursday, May 13, 2010, at her residence.

    She was born June 30, 1928, in St. Louis, the daughter of the late Walter William Hartupee and Norine Phillips Hartupee. She was a retired accounting supervisor for Normandy Hospital in St. Louis.

    She was preceded in death by two husbands, Archie Blankenship of 25 years and Warren A. Brucker of 40 years.

  • PREP TRACK ROUNDUP: Saturday's Results (05/16)



    Dunbar Bulldog/Bearcat Invitational

    LEXINGTON — Results from Saturday’s Dunbar Bulldog/Bearcat Invitational at Dunbar High School:


    Girls, 17 Teams

    17. LaRue County (LC)    1 point

    Boys, 18 Teams

    12. LaRue County     15 points


    Girls’ 100-Meter Dash

    22. Justine Scroggins (LC)     14.29

    23. Tiana Phillips (LC)     14.96

    Girls’ 200-Meter Dash

  • Arron completes basic training

    ARRON. Marine Corps Pfc. Arsenio R. Arron, son of Wanda L. Aaron and Arto R. Arron of Rineyville, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island, S.C.

  • Hundreds attend Native American gathering

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com Despite Sunday’s day-long rain, hundreds of visitors showed up this past weekend for a Native American gathering at the at the Hardin County Fairgrounds. The inter-tribal event included drumming, storytelling, singing, dancing, crafts and food. While some of the activities at the Honoring the Elders Gathering were cancelled

  • Can you hear me now?

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com To get their names and messages out before Tuesday’s primary election, local candidates have been doing more than just planting yard signs. Methods range from the high-tech to the tried-and-true to the truly unusual. The last one was displayed Friday on West Dixie Avenue. An Elvis impersonator stood in front of WQXE

  • PREP SOFTBALL: Central Hardin’s Larkins getting into a comfort zone (05/16)



    Toward the end of her final season in the Central Hardin softball program, senior center fielder Kevena Larkins is finally getting into a comfort zone.

    Early in the year, Larkins was in an offensive experiment mode. She tried slapping and being a stand-up hitter from both sides of the plate, but to no avail. Being a slap hitter would allow Larkins to use her outstanding speed and athleticism to get on first base, but batting left-handed could fluster pitchers.

  • Radcliff Optimist Club holds oratorical competition
  • PREP BASEBALL-PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Thursday's results (05/14)

    The News-Enterprise Sophomore Kyle Meredith finished a double shy of the cycle, but it wasn’t enough as the visiting LaRue County Hawks fell to 5th Region foe Marion County, 8-7 on Thursday. Meredith had a single, triple, home run, two RBIs and two runs, while sophomore Jesse Johnson had a double, two RBIs and a run. Sophomore Steven Carpenter had two singles and a run for LaR

  • May 9 Cecilia news


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