Today's News

  • COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Dance Fever (3/18)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com During Sunday’s Selection Show for the men’s NCAA Tournament, the rest of the nation, outside of the loyal fan bases, probably barely raised an eyebrow when schools such as Western Kentucky, Morehead State and Mississippi State were announced. The same is true when Evansville’s name

  • Fun in the sun can mean staying indoors

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com If the outdoors look more appealing than the indoors but insects or uncomfortable temperatures always seem to deter you from venturing outside, a sunroom might be the solution. Seemingly endless options are available to the homeowner considering a sunroom.

  • Getting crafty


    Materials Needed:

    2 CDs

    Super Glue (gel preferred)



    Glue 2 CDs together, the sides with writing should face in. Loop desired length of string through hole in center and tie off. Hang from tree branch.

    Attach a series of them by using single CDs and gluing them together this way.

  • March 15 Traffic

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Said A. Gonzales (1975). Failure to wear seat belts; operating on suspended operator’s license; failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Thirty days in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Total $669.

    Karen Barnett (1969). Theft by deception (two counts). Total $184.

  • Islands aren't just in the ocean

    By ROBERT VILLANUEVA rvillanueva@thenewsenterprise.com Not enough storage space for utensils or towels in your kitchen? Need more surface area to prepare food? Maybe it’s time to consider a kitchen island. “Kit

  • We do windows

     Spring cleaning tips from HGTV.com

  • Keeping pets safe in the backyard

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Pet owners often forget about their four-legged friends when they are designing their backyard, but some choices are pivotal in making sure the yard is a safe and fun environment for the family pet.

  • March 15 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Howard Foye Yeager Jr., 50, Beaver Dam, Ohio, and Wilma lee Rinehart, 53, Guston. Married eight years.

    David Owen Shartzer, 40, Shepardsville, and Juile Jo Linder, 36, Cecilia. Married 18 years.

    George Bunnell, 39, Hodgenville, and Tina Murray, 39, Eastview. Married four years.

    John Campbell, 44, and Paula Masden, 37, both of Radcliff. Married 13 years.

    Lee Joseph Rowland, 36, and Melissa Mae Kininmonth, 33, both of Springfield. Married 15 years.

  • Peace and tranquility

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com Nestled in a Radcliff neighborhood is a garden treasure. John Tabacchi has worked for years on his Japanese garden, and it has become one of the best known of its kind in the area. The peacefulness is what Tabacchi likes most about his garden.

  • Trees, shrubs suffer most in winter storms

    TIP: If you plan to replace trees lost or damaged by ice, you'll want to avoid planting trees that are susceptible to storm damage. These include: