Today's News

  • Oct. 8: Dollars and Sense

    Every year, taxpayers wade through piles of financial documents to find the information they need to file their taxes. But what happens to all that paperwork once you’ve mailed your return? How long do you have to hold on to your records in case of a tax audit or similar concern down the road?

  • Labor secretary campaigns for senator husband


    By JOHN FRIEDLEIN jfriedlein@thenewsenterprise.com

    ELIZABETHTOWN — U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine Chao stumped for her husband, U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, here Tuesday and praised last week’s bailout of U.S. financial institutions.

    The visit was part of her 2008 Women to Women Tour. McConnell, who is the top Senate Republican, is in a tight battle with Democratic challenger Bruce Lunsford.

  • October 8: Services


  • Stovall UMC men host steak dinner

    Stovall UMC men host steak dinner The Stovall United Methodist Church Men’s Group held a steak dinner on Sept. 19. The church family and friends are pictured eating at the dinner, and the cooks are pictured preparing the steaks.  

  • 'Hello Kitty' bandit suspect jailed


    The man suspected of being the “Hello Kitty bandit” after a June 3 robbery of Ginny’s Hallmark on West Poplar Street, was arrested and jailed Monday.

    According to Elizabethtown PD spokesman Virgil Willoughby, police arrested and jailed 19-year-old Joshua Thomas Brewer of Constantine and charged him with the robbery.

    Armed with a machete-style blade and a Hello Kitty bandage on his face, police say it was Brewer who entered the Hallmark store and demanded cash from the clerk.

    No one was injured in the incident.

  • Oct. 5 Divorces

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

    William Hernandez, 38, and Sharon J. Corbin, 40, both of Elizabethtown. Married 16 years.

    Anthony Durrant, 40, and Naomi Durrant, 29, both of Rineyville. Married seven years.

    William C. Davis, 40, Fort Knox, and Tracy Randolph, 39, Atlanta. Married 16 years.

    Gerald Jerome Gee II, 33, Radcliff, and Christy Danielle gee, 28, Dallas. Married 10 years.

    Jeffrey Peerman, 26, and Cathy Simpson, 28, both of Radcliff. Married 10 years.

  • Oct. 7, 2008: Obituaries

    Daniel L. ‘Danny’ Aubrey

    Daniel L. “Danny” Aubrey, 82, of Hodgenville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at the Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville.

    He was a deacon at Lincoln Memorial Baptist Church in Hodgenville where he served as church sexton for the Lincoln Memorial Cemetery for several years; he was a retired self-employed contractor, and a 59-year member of B.R. Young Masonic Lodge No. 132 F&AM in Hodgenville.

  • Oct. 8, 2008: Obituaries

    James Donald ‘Don’ Corbett James Donald “Don” Corbett, 65, of Jeffersonville, Ind., died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Clark Memorial Hospital. He was born in Elizabethtown on Dec. 15, 1942. He owned and was retired from Corbett C.P.A. He was an avid University of Kentucky fan and was a member of New Chapel United Methodist Church. He was

  • Hope for future General Assembly city classification action



    On Wednesday, Sept. 24, we traveled to the State Capitol to participate in a joint commission hearing on city classification. Upon arriving, we were greeted warmly by state Rep. Jimmie Lee, D-Elizabethtown, and state Sen. Elizabeth Tori, R-Radcliff.


  • Oct. 7, 2008: Our readers write

    No one is minding the store