Today's News

  • Photos: Sharing a pancake feast
  • Keelin-Collins


    DeeAnn Keelin and Joshua Collins, both of LaRue County, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Danny Keelin of Elizabethtown and Debra Keelin of Radcliff. She is a 2005 graduate of North Hardin High School and is employed at Kensington Manor in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Joe Collins of Florida and Bonnie Collins of Elizabethtown. He is a 2002 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is retired from the Army.

  • City dispatchers recognized in proclamation

    The News-Enterprise

    ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown City Council and Mayor David Willmoth last week approved a proclamation recognizing emergency dispatchers as part of National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, which runs through April 17.

    Eight staff members operate Elizabethtown’s emergency dispatch center all day, every day.

    Coordinating city police and telephone traffic, those employees also dispatch Public Works and Gas Department workers from a communications center at police headquarters.

  • CKAG holds March meeting

    At the March 15 meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild, there were two artists voted as Artist of the Month. They will share the honor and their paintings will be hung at Cobblers Café in Elizabethtown. They are Martha “Marty” Hollenbach of Ekron for her painting “Carnival – Venice” and Sharon Milliner of Mount Washington for her painting “Moonflower”.

    The next meeting of the CKAG will be at 6:30 p.m., April 19 at Nolin RECC building on Ring Road.


  • April 11 Services


  • Veterans briefing for assistance to be held in April

    From left, Percy Goodlow, Sgt. Maj. Ralph Martinez, Donna Broadway and Dean Parsons work at the Veterans Assistance and Information Center in Vine Grove.

  • Poe mobilized at Fort Dix

    POE. Army National Guard Pfc. DaRun A. Poe has been mobilized and activated at Fort Dix, N.J., in preparation for deployment to serve in support of either Operations Iraqi Freedom or Enduring Freedom. The soldier is a member of 2nd Battalion, 23rd Transportation Company in Richmond. Poe, a motor transport operator, has served in the military for three years. A 2003 graduate of Fort Knox High School, he is the son of James A. and Darlene B. Poe of Vine Grove.


  • New civic organization forms for young adults

    Young adults who have a passion for service and are interested in meeting and working beside other young adults who share that passion may be interested in the Rotaract organization.

    The Rotaract Club of Greater Hardin County is a community based club for adults 18 to 30 years of age. Rotaract is devoted to community service; its motto is “Service Above Self.” Rotaract is committed to service first, followed by leadership and professional development opportunities.

  • Girl Scouts participate in Powderpuff Derby

    Girl Scout Troop 178, which meets at College Heights United Methodist Church, enjoyed its first Powderpuff Derby. All of the girls enjoyed participating and cheering for each other. Emanee Simon won first place, Olivia Kappel won second place and Audrey Loyall won third place. Participants included back row from left, Keirsten Thomas, Sarah Hof, Emanee Simon, Ruth Smaagaard, Hannah McCubbin, Zoe Smaagaard and Mari-Beth Richards. Front row, Ella McDonald,  Nico Aulenbach, Olivia Kappel and Audrey Loyall.

  • Peters-Selby


    Vickie and Karl Lepper, both of Elizabethtown, and Brenda and Jonnie White, both of Elizabethtown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Jennifer Hope Peters and Daniel Garrett Selby.

    The wedding is at 1 p.m. March 22, 2010.

    Formal invitations have been sent.