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  • Dec. 24, 2009: Obituaries

    Phyllis Ann Casteel

    Phyllis Ann Casteel, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at her home.

    She was a native of LaRue County and a member of Heaven Bound Baptist Church.

    She was preceded in death by two sons, Randy Casteel and Robert Dale Casteel; a grandson, Aleija Bleu McMillen; her parents, Otis and Bernice Inez Tharp Burd; and a brother, Gerald Burd.

  • Jan. 11, 2010: Obituaries

    Gloria D. Hawks

    Gloria D. Hawks, 59, of Radcliff, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    She was a member of Little Barren Baptist Church where she served as president of the Usher Board.

  • Jan. 15, 2010: Obituaries

    Pearl Savanah Stidham Banks Pearl Savanah Stidham Banks, 56, died Jan. 13, 2010. Survivors include two daughters, Heather Banks and Felicia Kirby. The funeral is at 8 p.m. EST today at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home in Brandenburg. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. EST today at the funeral home.   Martha Mather Burd Martha Mather Burd, 89, of Hodgenville, passed away

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Meade beats LaRue, North Hardin Christian rolls (02/03)

    The News-Enterprise

    The host Meade County Green Wave broke an early third quarter tie with a 17-6 run Tuesday and held on for a 58-48 win against former region rival LaRue County.

    By beating the Hawks (11-8), Meade County (5-15) snapped a four-game losing streak. The last of those losses was a 54-53 home loss Friday to district rival Breckinridge County.

  • Dec. 11, 2009: Obituaries

    Jeanie Allen

    Jeanie Allen, 74, of Lebanon Junction, died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include one daughter, Jessie Spurling; and one son, Danny Allen.

    The funeral is at 1 p.m. Saturday at Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction with burial in Lebanon Junction cemetery.

    Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

    Mary F. Gipson

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Central beats Knox, 80-64 (02/03)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — Each time the Central Hardin Bruins would start to get a big lead Tuesday night, the Fort Knox Eagles would find a way to come back. Until the fourth quarter, that is. Visiting Fort Knox rallied from 10 down at halftime to trail by four heading into the fourth quarter, when the Bruins seized control early in the fourt

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  • Jan. 12, 2010: Obituaries

    Vance E. Groseclose Vance E. Groseclose, 90, of Elizabethtown, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Kensington Manor. He grew up on a farm in Somerset and volunteered for the U.S. Navy during World War II. His naval service was spent as an aircraft mechanic on the carrier U.S.S. Bataan. He was an avid sportsman who loved to hunt and fish and was a longtime member of the Lion’s

  • Dec. 4, 2009: Obituaries

    Helen Geraldine Cowley

    Helen Geraldine Cowley, 84, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009, at her residence.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

    William Albert George

    William Albert George, 78, of Elizabethtown, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

  • Dec. 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Trey Coates, 41

    Bobby Allen Hodge, 34

    Daisy Jane Knight, 102

    Mary Eunice Hannah Lake, 90

    Edward Allen Paugh, 90

    Susan McKeehan Trumbo, 52


    Trey Coates

    Trey Coates, 41, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 30, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He was a native of Hardin County and was an inspector at AGC Automotive.

    He was preceded in death by his mother, Flossie Laverne Coates; his grandparents, Pauline and Otis Coates; and a sister-in-law, Tina Compton.