Today's News

  • John Fairey honored at Elizabethtown Lions Club meeting


    At the Nov. 11 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, Lion John Fairey was guest of honor on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Fairey has been a member of the club for 31 years, and his accomplishments are many: Lion of the Year, 1984-85; Melvin Jones Fellow, 1993; Proud Lion; Fines Davis Award 2007: and 10-year, 15-year, 20-year and 30-year Chevrons. He is a lifetime member who has brought seven members into the club. He joined the club in 1976 and has held the post of club treasurer since 1978.




        Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10281 and the Ladies Auxiliary held the monthly community breakfast Nov. 9. This event is held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. the second Sunday of the month and a full breakfast is served. There is no cost to those who attend, but donations are accepted. For information on the breakfast or VFW, contact the post at 877-2138.

  • Shelby announces birth of brother

      Shelby Simmons of Brandenburg announces the birth of her brother, Jacob Logan Simmons, on Sept. 25, 2008 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds and was 18½ inches long. Parents are Timmy and Heidi Simmons of Brandenburg. Maternal grandparents are Patricia Thompson of Radcliff and the late William Cramer. Paternal grandparents are Tim Simmons Sr.

  • Radcliff Homemakers hold meeting

    Radcliff Homemakers met at Colvin Community Center recently. Sue Campbell joined the membership. Renie Bieber was back after falling and fracturing her neck and Margaret Page returned after a trip to the northeast.

    The lesson, “The Finishing Touch” was given by Margaret Page and Waleska Westerman.

    Lois Morrissey hosted a fundraiser at her home on Oct. 18.


  • Thompsons celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Thomas and Rose Thompson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 18, 2008, at the Eagles Club in St Clairsville, Ohio, with their children, grandchildren, family and friends. They were married Oct. 18, 1958 in Cumberland, Md. at First Presbyterian Church by the late Rev. Emil G. Teyssier. They have three daughters, Cindy Battocletti of St. Clairsville, Dana Coniff of Wheeli

  • Got Milk?

    1 Paula Thomas, shows Livestock Club members and parents how the milking machines are attached and some of the problems that are encountered. A large amount of water is required to keep the parlor and all of the equipment clean following each milking. The 1,300 gallons produced daily calculates to 10,400 pounds of milk or approximately 55 pounds per cow.

  • McMillens celebrate 67th wedding anniversary


    McMillens celebrate 67th wedding anniversary

    Earl Jr. and Eileen McMillen of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 67th wedding anniversary on Nov. 28, 2008.

    They were married Nov. 28, 1941, in Jeffersonville, Ind.

    They have three children, Susie Woosley, Spike McMillen and Mark McMillen, all of Elizabethtown; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


  • Tiger Den visits The News-Enterprise

    On Nov. 3 the Tiger Den from Cub Scout Pack 221 toured The News-Enterprise. From left, Jeremy, David Cameron, Brandon, Preston, Ash and Audreas. Their two favorite rooms were the camera and press rooms.

  • Thompsons announce birth of Chayse


    Thompsons announce birth of Chayse

    Chris and Rita Thompson of Glendale announce the birth of a child, Chayse Annick Thompson, on June 24, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Marlena Hunt and James W. Beams of Campbellsville, Patricia Griffith of Elizabethtown and Aaron Thompson of Louisville.


  • Hannah Elisabeth welcomes Madelyn Grace

      Hannah Elisabeth Sexton welcomed a sister, Madelyn Grace Sexton, on May 30, 2008, at University of Lousville Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Parents are Mike and Nicole Sexton of Sonora. Grandparents are Donna and Eddie Grissom of Upton, Ronnie Sexton of Big Clifty, Dewayne and Carol Forbis of Horse Cave and Amanda Reynolds of Munfor