Today's News

  • Fort Knox Inn robbed

    The News-Enterprise

    Radcliff police are looking for information about an early morning armed robbery of Fort Knox Inn on U.S. 31W.

    A 5-foot, 9-inch tall black man wearing a black bandanna mask entered the hotel shortly after 2 a.m. Tuesday armed with a semi-automatic pistol, police said.

    He fled with an undetermined amount of cash, they said.

    Anyone with information about the crime or suspect may help police by calling (270) 351-TIPS, or by calling Hardin County Crime Stoppers at (800) 597-8123.

  • Stovers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    James W. Jr. and Linda L. Guinn Stover of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 30, 2010.

    They were married April 30, 1960 in Louisville by the Rev. D.E. Montgomery of Louisville.

    Mr. Stover is retired. He worked for the old H.J. Scheirich Company and Taylor Drugs. He attends Severns Valley Baptist Church.

    Mrs. Stover is a housewife and attends Severns Valley Baptist Church.

  • Jan. 20 Local History


  • Sears celebrates 80th birthday

    Bernie D. Sears will celebrate his 80th birthday today, June 18. A reception in his honor will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Father’s Day, at his home, 673 Seminole Road in Radcliff.

    He and his wife, Mary Agnes, have three children; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend the reception. No gifts please.

  • E'town boy, 10, honored for clean-up efforts



    At 10 years old, Brayden Berving enjoys some of the things typical of boys his age: playing with his Nintendo DS and playing outside.

    He also enjoys helping his community, and that aspect of his character was recognized when he became one of 35 Kentucky kids honored through the Kohl’s Kids Who Care Scholarship Program with a $50 gift card, certificate of recognition and a chance for a $10,000 scholarship.

  • Jan. 17 Local History

    30 years ago, the Hardin County Board of Education announced that it was going to look into the grading policies at North Hardin and East Hardin high schools; both schools had been counting attendance as part of the grade, a policy which had come under fire from parents and which also might be illegal. 20 years ago, Greenspace Inc. formed “Friends of Greenspace,” a support group of people willing to assist Greenspace from time to time with various projects.

  • McCann-Greenwell


    Ryan T. Greenwell and Kristen L. McCann announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Carolyn McCann of Elizabethtown and the late Fred McCann. She is a 2003 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and a 2008 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree. She is employed with Communicare.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club Supports Girl Scouts

    Elizabethtown Lions President Travis Langdon presents a check to Deborah Faircloth, regional director Caveland and Heartland to benefit the Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana.


  • Calloway-Highbaugh


    Shelby and Cassidy Highbaugh, along with Sydney Calloway, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their parents, Melissa Gail Calloway to Mark Anthony Highbaugh.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Billy and Vickie Gray of Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of the late Dempsey Highbaugh and Catherine Highbaugh of Benton.

    The wedding is June 26, 2010.

    Formal invitations have been sent.


  • Jan. 31 Local History

    30 years ago, Elizabethtown Schools Superintendent Nap DuFault filed a $900,000 lawsuit against school board member Paul Carnes, stemming from charges made by Carnes against DuFault; DuFault claimed his reputation and future had been damaged wrongfully by Carnes’ charges. 20 years ago, Assistant Elizabethtown Police Chief Bruce Taber retired after 34 years of service; he had served as acting chief six times, but was content to be second in command.