Today's News

  • Duvall graduates basic training


    DUVALL. Airman 1st Class Jerry “J.T.” Duvall completed basic training at Lackland Air Force Base on Oct. 9, 2008, in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Alfred and Lienna Priddy and the late Jerry Duvall. He is the grandson of Wes and Maryann Priddy, Tom Mowbray of Tullahoma, Tenn., and the late Kay Mowbray, Carolyn and Chuck Hawk of Leitchfield and Bill Duvall of Sunfish.

    He is a 2005 graduate of Central Hardin High School.


  • E’town, mayor respond to suit

    By MARTY FINLEY mfinley@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN — The city of Elizabethtown and Mayor David Willmoth on Monday asked the U.S. District Court in Louisville to dismiss claims against the mayor in an individual capacity in a sexual harassment and discrimination suit filed by a former city employee. The motion was in response to a suit filed by former Elizabethtown Pub

  • Housing Authority presents awards

    Maintenance Aide Elaine Priddy-Hagan and Maintenance Mechanic Roger Hagan recently were honored with dinner and gifts for their years of devoted service to the Housing Authority of Elizabethtown. Priddy-Hagan has been with the Housing Authority for 10 years and Hagan for 20 years.

  • Aaron announces birth of sister

    AARON PRATHER AND ALYVIA LEE JONES   Aaron announces birth of sister   Aaron Prather of Elizabethtown announces the birth of a sister, Alyvia Lee Jones, on July 1, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 inches long. Parents are Lamar and Barbara Jones of Elizabethtown. Grandparents are Dr. William and Bonnie Lee of Elizabethtown and

  • Kunkels announce birth of Caroline Marie


    Kunkels announce birth of Caroline Marie

    Greg and Lana Riney Kunkel of Bowling Green announce the birth of a daughter, Caroline Marie, on Sept. 16, 2008. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Charles and Pat Riney of Elizabethtown. Paternal grandparents are Joe and Betty Kunkel of Bowling Green. Great-grandparents are Ernest and Bernice Kunkel of Salisbury, Mo.


  • Hardin County Democratic Woman's Club meets on Veterans Day

    Cut 1: President Rebecca Bishop presents an appreciation gift to Lt. Col. Callicotte.

    Cut 2: Door prize winners: Tom Jaggers, Winnie Townsend, Susan Dyer and Virginia Nelson, along with Lt. Col. Callicotte and Diane Nall.

    Cut 3: Newest residents: Kasim Hassan, his wife, Reenas Ali, and their son, Mohammed.

  • Lucas named Lions Student of the Month

    Lion Patricia Zeitz, right, presented Terra Lucas to the Elizabethtown Lions Club at the Oct. 28 meeting. Terra received a plaque recognizing her as the club’s Elizabethtown High School October Student of the Month. Her school honors include participating in the Governor’s Scholar Program, 2008, being on the honor roll for all four years of high school, and scoring all distinguished on CORTS testing; she has participated in basketball and soccer, being on the Fifth Region All-Tournament Team 2007-08 and All District Team 2008.

  • Cut 1: The ECTC Choristers.

    Cut 2: The Elizabethtown Youth Orchestra ECTC Choristers and Elizabethtown Youth Orchestra to present holiday concert

    The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Choristers and the Elizabethtown Youth Orchestra will present a Holiday Concert at 7 p.m., Dec. 4, in the Morrison Gallery of the college. The public is invited, and there will be no admission charge.



    Members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, General Ben Hardin Helm Camp 1703 of Elizabethtown, and family members gathered at the grave of Sgt. James Shacklett in Buck Grove Cemetery in Meade County on Nov. 1. Local family members were joined by relatives from Indiana and Illinois. Sgt. Shacklett served in the Confederate Army as a member of the 2nd Woodward's Kentucky Cavalry.

  • Hobbs-Lee


    Jennifer and Bernard Hobbs of Flaherty announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Elizabeth Hobbs of Bowling Green to Kyle Andrew Lee of Memphis, Tenn., son of Sherry and Tom Harden and Kenneth Lee, all of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a degree in accounting. She is a controller at Logan Memorial Hospital in Russellville.