http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Murder investigation continues after body found Sunday http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/murder-investigation-continues-after-body-found-sunday <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/721scene.jpg" alt="Yellow crime scene tape is stretched Monday morning across the entrance to the former Glen Dale Children’s Home campus. The area is being treated as a crime scene while Kentucky State Police investigate a murder after the body of a Hispanic male was discovered in a vehicle over the weekend." title="Yellow crime scene tape is stretched Monday morning across the entrance to the former Glen Dale Children’s Home campus. The area is being treated as a crime scene while Kentucky State Police investigate a murder after the body of a Hispanic male was discovered in a vehicle over the weekend." align="left" hspace="6" width="197" height="85" /><p> New details have emerged following the discovery of a body in a car at the former Glen Dale Children&rsquo;s Home property over the weekend.</p> E'town council hears first reading of water purchase agreement http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/etown-council-hears-first-reading-water-purchase-agreement <p> Elizabethtown soon will transfer ownership of its water system to Hardin County Water District No. 2.</p> <p> City council heard the first reading Monday of an asset purchase agreement with the water district, which outlines the terms of a deal that could be closed on by November.</p> West Point names new superintendent http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/west-point-names-new-superintendent <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/721mickeybrangers.jpg" alt="Mickey Brangers stands outside West Point Independent School. Brangers was named superintendent of the school district in May. " title="Mickey Brangers stands outside West Point Independent School. Brangers was named superintendent of the school district in May. " align="left" hspace="6" width="120" height="85" /><p> If you were to ask Mickey Brangers 20 years ago what he would be doing in 2014, leading a school district would not have been his response.</p> Four Hardin County students complete Governor's School for the Arts http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/four-hardin-county-students-complete-governors-school-arts <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/23_hardin.jpg" alt="The Kentucky Center’s Governor’s School for the Arts local participants, from left, Madison Case from Central Hardin, Katlyn Indalecio from John Hardin, Hassan Nasir from Elizabethtown High School and George Nealy from North Hardin High School. " title="The Kentucky Center’s Governor’s School for the Arts local participants, from left, Madison Case from Central Hardin, Katlyn Indalecio from John Hardin, Hassan Nasir from Elizabethtown High School and George Nealy from North Hardin High School. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> For the last 27 years, high school dancers, artist, musicians and talented students from all over Kentucky gather for three weeks in the summer to learn and practice various art forms as a part of The Kentucky Center&rsquo;s Governor&rsquo;s School for the Arts.</p> Softball tournament raises $17,500 for Kosair charities http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/softball-tournament-raises-17500-kosair-charities <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/721softballtourney1.jpg" alt="The Game Changers team were the grand champions at the Kosair Charities Co-ed Softball Tournament on Saturday at Dawley Park in Radcliff. This is the fifth year for the charity fundraiser. " title="The Game Changers team were the grand champions at the Kosair Charities Co-ed Softball Tournament on Saturday at Dawley Park in Radcliff. This is the fifth year for the charity fundraiser. " align="left" hspace="6" width="134" height="85" /><p> The parents of Lexi Palmer, who was diagnosed with a rare disease called infantile botulism at seven weeks old, felt indebited to Kosair Charities for helping their daughter, so Andrea and Casey Palmer decided to start a summer tradition.</p> Ky. 1538 closed for work http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/ky-1538-closed-work <p> Kentucky Transportation Cabinet maintenance crews are replacing a pipe along Ky. 1538 near Taylor&#39;s Lane at mile-marker 2.2.<br /> <br /> Residents along Taylor&#39;s Lane still will have access to that road.<br /> <br /> Work should be complete and Ky. 1538, which is also known as St. John Church Road, should be reopened by the end of the day on Wednesday.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Author Brad Thor to speak at Barr Memorial Library http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/author-brad-thor-speak-barr-memorial-library <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/act-of-war-9781476717128_hr.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="54" height="85" /><p> Brad Thor will speak at Barr Memorial Library at 6 p.m. Wed&shy;nesday as a part of the Authors at Your Library series at the Fort Knox facility.</p> <p> He will sign and discuss his book &ldquo;Act of War&rdquo; and has written other thrillers such as &ldquo;Hidden Order&rdquo; and &ldquo;Black List.&rdquo;</p> Rebecca Mackey, a city girl who loves agriculture http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/rebecca-mackey-city-girl-who-loves-agriculture <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/140707_tt_rebeccamackey01.jpg" alt="Rebecca Mackey is president of the Central Hardin FFA and recently participated in a statewide leadership conference offered by the Kentucky Farm Bureau." title="Rebecca Mackey is president of the Central Hardin FFA and recently participated in a statewide leadership conference offered by the Kentucky Farm Bureau." align="left" hspace="6" width="72" height="85" /><p> Although she lives in a subdivision, agriculture is important in Rebecca Mackey&rsquo;s life.</p>