Today's News

  • Aug. 3, 2010: Obituaries

    Hilda Cobb Hilda Cobb, 80, passed away at home on Aug. 2, 2010, after a courageous battle against Alzheimer’s disease. “We deeply mourn her loss and at the same time rejoice that she is now at peace with our Heavenly Father. In life, she provided a legacy of love to her family and friends that will transcend generations to come.” Mrs. Cobb was preceded in

  • Aug. 8, 2010: Obituaries

    Lotus Fields De Fevers

    Lotus Fields De Fevers, 83, of Magnolia, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, at her residence.

    Survivors include a niece, Lotus Lynn Gilmore.

    The funeral is at 10 a.m. CDT Monday at Canmer Baptist Church with burial in Pearl Webb Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. CDT today and from 8 to 9:30 a.m. CDT Monday at Brooks Funeral Home in Munfordville.

    Edith Herman Hart

  • Aug. 18, 2010: Obituaries

    Joyce Boughton Joyce Boughton, 69, of Radcliff, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2010, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was preceded in death by a son, John Boughton Sr. Survivors include two daughters, Janice Dozer and June Hernandez; and four sons, Warren Cook, Peter Boughton, Leonard Boughton and Charlie Boughton. Cremation was chosen. There will be a memorial service

  • Aug. 6, 2010: Obituaries

    Douglas Curry

    Douglas Curry, 56, of Custer, died Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2010.

    He survived by his mother, Golda Curry.

    Cremation was selected by the family.

    A memorial service is at 1 p.m. EDT Saturday at Raymond Baptist Church.

    Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington is in charge of arrangements.

    Gary Dwayne ‘Poogie’ Mullins

  • Aug. 26, 2010, editorial: Homecomings, Part 1

    The 2010 Heartland Festival promises to be more than it has ever been this year as the county unites across city limits to pay tribute to Vietnam veterans in a big way. In addition to festivities at Freeman Lake Park and parade through Elizabethtown, events are taking place at Fort Knox and in Radcliff, Vine Grove and West Point. For the next four days, these heroes will be honored with music, memorials, food, fireworks and the fun experienced when neighbors, friends and family get together to enjoy quality entertainment and each other’s company.

  • Aug. 27, 2010 editorial: Walls for warriors, against hunger

    A rare opportunity is available through this weekend with the American Veterans Traveling Tribute present at the Gen. George S. Patton Museum on Fort Knox as part of the Hardin County-wide Salute to Vietnam Veterans Celebration. The wall is an 80 percent scale 380 feet long replica of the permanent monument located in Washington DC.

  • Upton station up for Inspirational Country Music awards



    A Christian radio station in Upton has a lot to sing about lately.

    Not only does WJCR plan to open a new station this weekend — a few months after it christened a 1,400 seat pavilion — but it also was nominated for an Inspirational Country Music award.

    It is one of five stations competing for best Inspirational Country Radio Network. Plus, station manager Gary Richardson was nominated in the Radio Personality category.

    WJCR won the ICM Radio Network award in 2008.

  • Aug. 24, 2010: Obituaries

    Elizabeth Ann Habermehl Appelman

    Elizabeth Ann Habermehl Appelman, 77, of Augusta, died Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at her residence.

    Survivors include eight children, Lisa Appelman, Vicki Wenz, Thomas Appelman Jr., Steve Appelman, Carrie Jefferson, Connie Appelman, Pat Appelman and Emily Appelman; and a special daughter, Janice Towles.

    A Mass of Christian Burial is at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Church in Augusta with burial in St. Augustine Cemetery.

  • Aug. 2, 2010: Obituaries

    Charles Anthony ‘Charlie’ Clark Sr.

    Charles Anthony “Charlie” Clark Sr., 83, of Vine Grove, died Saturday, July 31, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Charlie was a loving father and grandfather. He retired from Houchens after 35 years with most of that time being in Vine Grove. He was a veteran of World War II and a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church.

    He was preceded in death by his son, Billy Ray.

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