Today's News

  • Don't lose sight

    FOR MORE INFO: For more information on eye health, visit www.preventblindness.org and www.nei.nih.gov.   By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com When it comes to your health, it might be eas

  • Good times revisited

    IF YOU GO: Advance tickets are $25 and  $30 at the gate. Show is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.



    ELIZABETHTOWN — Only one day remains before Elizabethtown is bombarded with some classic rock revelry.

  • A visit from Fido can be good for you

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com Four-legged friends often are a source of comfort and companionship, and some studies indicate pets can help reduce stress. For seniors, the gift from those furry friends can extend into the realm of general overall well-being, and this effect hasn’t been lost to loc

  • WK Parkway getting road work

    The News-Enterprise

    GRAYSON COUNTY — Asphalt  rehabilitation work started Monday on the Wendell H. Ford West Kentucky Parkway. Construction will occur in four phases and started on the eastbound side of the parkway between mile points 114-117 just east of the Clarkson exit.

    The work covers 2.17 miles, a highway department news release said.

  • Aug 6., 2009: Our readers write

    Conservatism in a rut

    Lately, many citizens, mainly conservatives, have defamed President Obama as a socialist. Sadly, the media has allowed these opinions to spread like wildfire. These opinions are false and ignorant.

  • Aug. 13: Services

    Dorothy Stith Basham, 88, of Clarkson, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2009. The funeral is at 11 a.m. CDT today at Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Clarkson with burial in Clarkson Cemetery. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home.

  • Aug. 13, 2009: Obituaries

    DeVona Ann Hughes Aschman DeVona Ann Hughes Aschman, 59, of Lehigh Acres, Fla., formerly of Stamping Ground and Lexington, died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at Hope Hospice House in Cape Coral, Fla. She was preceded in death by her father, Harold V. Hughes. Survivors include her husband, Chris Aschman; and son, Christopher Aschman, both of Lehigh Acres; her mother, Thelma Hughes, and brot

  • A lot of action with nowhere to go

    “G.I. Joe: the Rise of Cobra” Rated: PG-13 for strong sequences of action violence and mayhem throughout. Release Date: Aug. 7 Runtime: 118 Min.

  • Aug. 13 editorial: CARS popular but long-term impact uncertain

    As the government’s Web site states, the Car Allowance Rebate System is back on the road now that Congress has pumped another $2 billion into the program. And with this replenishing of funds, justifiable cheers continue to come from buyers able to take advantage of the deal as well as the dealers from whom they purchase their new vehicles. However, the lasting impact of the costly CARS program is yet to be seen.

  • HCS honors distinguished alumni

    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — Hardin County Schools on Wednesday honored 10 accomplished graduates — including the state’s winningest active basketball coach and the executive officer and deputy director of the National Cancer Institute. Annual Distinguished Alumni luncheons like this one kick off the new school year and show st