http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Suspect involved in EPD shooting dies http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/suspect-involved-epd-shooting-dies <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150707_shooting01.jpg" alt="Law-enforcement officers work at the site of a shooting involving Elizabethtown police Tuesday afternoon on Fontaine Drive off Patriot Parkway on the north side of Elizabethtown." title="Law-enforcement officers work at the site of a shooting involving Elizabethtown police Tuesday afternoon on Fontaine Drive off Patriot Parkway on the north side of Elizabethtown." align="left" hspace="6" width="116" height="85" /><p> A man with a knife was shot and killed by Elizabethtown police Tuesday afternoon as officers tried to subdue him along Fontaine Drive off Patriot Parkway.</p> For new fair queen, pageant is about confidence http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/new-fair-queen-pageant-about-confidence <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150707_misshcfair01.jpg" alt="Amber Vincent was crowed Miss Hardin County Fair 2015 Monday night at the Hardin County Fair &amp; Horse Show." title="Amber Vincent was crowed Miss Hardin County Fair 2015 Monday night at the Hardin County Fair &amp; Horse Show." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> In 2011, Amber Vincent decided to compete in a pageant for the first time.</p> <p> When she didn&rsquo;t place at Miss Hardin County Fair that year or in 2012, she decided to keep going instead of stopping. Last year, she placed in the top six; on Monday night, she was crowned Miss Hardin County Fair 2015.</p> Man sentenced to 10 years for 2013 rape in Vine Grove http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/man-sentenced-10-years-2013-rape-vine-grove <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/150707_court_wilkerson.jpg" alt="James Wilkerson exits Hardin Circuit Court on Tuesday after being sentenced to 10 years for rape. Wilkerson entered an Alford plea, which doesn&#039;t admit guilt." title="James Wilkerson exits Hardin Circuit Court on Tuesday after being sentenced to 10 years for rape. Wilkerson entered an Alford plea, which doesn&#039;t admit guilt." align="left" hspace="6" width="120" height="85" /><p> An Elizabethtown man accused of rape was sentenced for the crime Tuesday in Hardin Circuit Court.</p> <p> Although he never admitted guilt by entering an Alford plea to the charge, James Wilkerson, 29, was sentenced to 10 years for the 2013 incident.</p> <p> Judge Ken Howard said although allowed under the law, an Alford plea doesn&rsquo;t alter the results of the case.</p> Vine Grove man faces new charges after trying to break out of cruiser http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/vine-grove-man-faces-new-charges-after-trying-break-out-cruiser <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dunn_scotty.jpg" alt="DUNN" title="DUNN" align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> A Vine Grove man has been charged with escape after he &ldquo;ripped both door handles&rdquo; off a police cruiser he was being held in and attempted to exit the vehicle.</p> Hardin County jail log: July 8, 2015 http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/hardin-county-jail-log-july-8-2015 <div id="cke_pastebin"> <strong>Bookings at the Hardin County Detention Center from 5 p.m. Monday through 5 p.m. Tuesday.</strong></div> <ul> <li> Kaci Berding, 23 Vine Grove, probation violation (technical violation).</li> <li> James Best, 30, Cecilia, violation of conditions of release.</li> <li> Police: Man rammed vehicle in front of him three times http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/police-man-rammed-vehicle-front-him-three-times <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/marcus_gray.jpg" alt="GRAY" title="GRAY" align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> An Elizabethtown man is being held in lieu of a $25,000 cash bond after police say he used his vehicle as a weapon Sunday night when he rammed the back of another vehicle three times while traveling west on U.S. 62.</p> E'town council takes first action toward Woodland Drive closure http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/etown-council-takes-first-action-toward-woodland-drive-closure <p> After a first reading, Woodland Drive is one step closer to being closed to make way for Hardin Memorial Hospital&rsquo;s expansion of its emergency room.</p> United Way launches fellowship program http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/united-way-launches-fellowship-program <p> United Way of Central Kentucky is inviting volunteers to lead, learn and serve the community in its first class of fellows.</p>