Today's News

  • Tiotuico students win gold ribbons

    Joel Bryan Tiotuico won the gold ribbon of superior and excellence at the Kentucky Music Teachers Association, Student Contest Festival. In audition JB performed Innocence by Fr. Burgmuller, Minuet in D minor and G minor by Petzold and Bagatelle in G by Faber.

    The competition was held at Northern Kentucky University on Oct. 17. After winning first the Central Kentucky Music Association Award in Cambellsville, then the Kentucky Music Teachers Association Award JB will be attending the National Competition in Feburary 2010 being held in New York City.

  • Thank you from the Gillespie family

    The family of Karen Gillespie would like to thank everyone that aided in the search for Karen on Tuesday, Nov. 24 and Wednesday, Nov. 25. You have our deepest gratitude and heartfelt thanks.   The Gillespie family  

  • Sellin


    Nan K. McMahan and Robert A. Sellin were married Oct. 18, 2008, on the front lawn of Carrick House in Lexington by Greg Alan Lackey, brother-in-law of the bride.

    The bride is the daughter of Barbara McMahan of Richmond and Charles McMahan of Paris, Ky.

    The groom is the son of the late Jack and Margaret Sellin.

    Maid of honor was Lauren Parrish McMahan, daughter of the bride. She gave her mother in marriage.

    The flower girl was Faith Wethington.

  • Daughertys to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Kenneth and Sue Daugherty will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception in their honor from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 14, 2009, at Holiday Inn Express, 107 Buffalo Creek Drive, Elizabethtown. All relatives and friends are invited to attend.

  • Williams and Akins graduate from basic training

    AKINS. Air Force Airman Mark B. Akins graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2004 graduate of Central Hardin High School, he is the son of Mark Akins of Elizabethtown.

    WILLIAMS. Air Force Airman Darrian K. Williams graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2009 graduate of Elizabethtown High School, he is the son of LaDeana Williams of Elizabethtown.


  • Strains announce birth of daughter


    Heather and James Strain of Louisville announce the birth of a daughter, Abigail Leigh, on May 1, 2009, at Baptist Hospital East. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Cheri and Dennis McCormick and Susan and James Strain, all of Elizabethtown. Great-grandmother is Mary Beverage of Jacksonville, N.C.


  • Downs-Wease


    Steve and Peggy Downs of Lebanon announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Leslie A. Downs of Lebanon, to Brian T. Wease of Upton, son of Tommy Joe and Rebecca Wease of Upton.

    The bride-to-be is a 1999 graduate of Marion County High School, a 2003 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer information systems, and a 2009 graduate of Kentucky Bankers Association General Banking School. She is a computer systems analyst for Farmers National Bank of Lebanon.

  • Parents welcome Haylee MaeLynn


    Justin and Kayla Pile of Big Clifty announce the birth of a daughter, Haylee MaeLynn Pile on Oct. 5, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Paternal grandparents are Rick and Renee Miller of St. Paul and Pat Pile and Trina Platt of Hudson; and maternal grandparents are Glen and Lisa Cornett and Eddie Booker, all of Rineyville.

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: John Hardin, LaRue, Meade boys all notch wins; Meade girls win (12/24)

    The News-Enterprise Junior post Jeff Richard scored 15 points and senior post Cody Sheeran had 12 as the John Hardin Bulldogs rolled past Union County, 80-46 in the third-place game of the Ohio County Eagle Classic on Wednesday. Senior post Deshawn Curtis chipped in with 11 points, while junior guard Malcolm Foster and junior forward Blake Bonner each scored 10. Senior gua

  • Soldiers recognized for accomplishments

    ADAMS. Air Force Airman Seth W. Adams graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2009 graduate of Falls City High School, he is the foster son of Tutti Baker of Falls City, Neb., and Mark Adams of Rineyville.

    JENKINS. Air Force Airman Mark D. Jenkins graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2007 graduate of North Hardin High School, he is the son of Nadine Jenkins of Rineyville.

    KOK. Army Col. Troy D. Kok has been promoted to the rank of colonel in the Army.