Today's News

  • Fatal wreck under investigation

    The News-Enterprise

    VINE GROVE — Meade County Sheriff William “Butch” Kerrick says a cause to Saturday night's fatal wreck on Jennings Knob Road remains undetermined.

    A press release Tuesday states Vine Grove resident Henry L. Fugate, 44, was heading westbound in a 2007 Mustang GT, nearing a curve at Valley Court, when it left the pavement and hit a tree at 11:30 p.m.

    The driver’s side of the Mustang took the full impact of the tree, according to Meade County Sheriff's Department.

  • Morgenthal resigns



    ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Independent Schools board accepted the resignation of Jayne Risen Morgenthal, superintendent of Elizabethtown Independent Schools, at a specially-called board meeting Thursday evening.

    The board accepted Morgenthal’s resignation with a unanimous vote. Members Tony Kuklinski and Dianne Cooper voted via phone.

  • Sept. 18 Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Unifund CCR Partners v. John P. Prichard, Innsbrooke Court, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $10,171.78 plus interest.

  • Schools meet fewer NCLB goals


  • Sept. 18 Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    S&H 2900 LLC, 2919 Ring Road, Elizabethtown. Use: exterior alteration.

    Morrison Lodge No. 76, 125 N. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown. Use: handicap Ramp.

    Scott and Teresa Wise, 429 Lee Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Donald Wallace, 301 State St., Elizabethtown. Use: deck.

  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: Lady Panthers beat Oldham County; Meade beats Knox (09/22)

    The News-Enterprise The homestanding Elizabethtown Lady Panthers got goals from five different players as they snapped a two-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over Oldham County on Monday. Tenth-ranked Elizabethtown (9-5-1) got goals from seniors Christina Thompson and Kayla Laisy, sophomore Hannah Kuhn and freshmen Madison Conway and Emily Richardson to hand No. 25 Oldham County (6-

  • Sept. 23, 2009: Services


  • PREP FOOTBALL: Bruins enter most important part of schedule (9/23)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — The Central Hardin Bruins have been riding high after the program’s first 4-0 start, but they realize the next five weeks are the most important. “Definitely these games coming up are way more important,” Central Hardin senior linebacker Tyler Williamson sa

  • Babies and beyond

    IF YOU GO: Kentucky Kids Consignment Sales will open to the public at Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m.-noon Saturday. For more information about Kentucky Kids Consignment Sales call (859) 296-0647 or visit www.kentuckykidssale.com.

  • Sept. 23, 2009: Obituaries

    William Audie Brewer, 83

    Keetyn Noah Scott Cundiff, infant

    John M. Dietrich Jr., 82

    Lillie Mae Barnes Love, 80

    Evelyn S. Sprowls, 84

    Charles Claude Wiseman Jr., 88

    William Audie Brewer

    William Audie Brewer, 83, of Elizabethtown, passed away Monday, Sept. 21, 2009, at Woodland Terrace Health Care Center in Elizabethtown.

    He was a native of Sonora and a retired truck driver. He was a member of the New Life Christian Center in Elizabethtown.