Nearly 3,500 young people will pick up their first cigarette today and smoke it. Just short of a third of them will develop a filthy lifetime habit likely to shorten their lives, condemning some of them to join the 400,000 annual smoking fatalities.
Thelma Elizabeth Campbell Cundiff, 95, of Eastview, died Saturday, July 25, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Meeting Creek Cemetery. Visitation continues at 9 a.m. today at the funeral home.
Alvin T. Burgess, 79, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, July 27, 2009. The funeral is at 1 p.m. Thursday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff with burial with military honors in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today and continues at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Recently there have been a few letters as well as news dealing with the First Amendment as it deals with religion, in particular the Ten Commandments. I would like to interject my opinion as well as historical facts.
HARDIN COUNTY — A panel of judges recently decided Hardin County Water District No. 2’s water supply hits all the right spots. The district picked up a first-place award for “Best Tasting Water” in a competition held in Lexington by the Kentucky-Tennessee Section of the American Water Works Association in July. “The District continues to thrive in exceeding the