Today's News

  • Dec. 28, 2009, obituaries

    Helen Marie Botto

    Helen Marie Botto, 84, of Elizabethtown, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home.

    Jetta Shaffer Earle

    Jetta Shaffer Earle, 81, of Radcliff, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.

    She was a member of North Hardin Christian Church in Radcliff.

  • Dec. 31, 2009, obituaries

    Janet Marie Clephas

    Janet Marie Clephas, 50, of Vine Grove, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, at her home.

    She was a loving wife, daughter and sister and will be greatly missed.

    She is survived by her husband, Gerald (Jerry) Clephas of Vine Grove; two daughters, Amie and her husband, Dustin, Carney and Erin Clephas; her parents, Gene and Carleen Lawrence; a brother, Peter Lawrence; a sister, Peggy Sue and her husband, Randy, Wayland; and a nephew, Kevin Wayland, all of Louisville.

  • Who's your celebrity crush?

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com A few months ago a coworker and I discussed a highly important aspect of life.

  • Dec. 20, 2009: Obituaries

    Charles Froman Beams

    Charles Froman Beams, 94, of Hodgenville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009, at his residence.

    He was the retired owner and operator of Evergreen Farms in Hodgenville, a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown and a Kentucky Colonel.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Sanders Beams; and a sister, Lois Spratt.

  • Jan. 8, 2010: Obituaries

    Christine G. England Christine G. England, 46, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. Christine had been actively involved in musical theater and was in numerous productions, including locally performing the musical “Godspell” and performing the lead role in an off-Broadway production of “The Pirates of Penzance.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Central beats Knox, 82-64 (02/03)

    By JOSH CLAYWELL jclaywell@thenewsenterprise.com CECILIA — The Fort Knox Lady Eagles outrebounded, outhustled and almost outplayed the Central Hardin Lady Bruins on Tuesday night. Unfortunately for Fort Knox, the only thing that matters is the final score. Despite outrebounding the Lady Bruins by 28, the Lady Eagles lost their 73rd straight 17th District game, 82-64 at Bruin

  • Jan. 1, 2010: Obituaries

    Mary Leona Burke

    Mary Leona Burke, 98, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at Helmwood Healthcare Center.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

    Janet Marie Clephas

    Janet Marie Clephas, 50, of Vine Grove, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, at her home.

    She was a loving wife, mother, daughter and sister who will be greatly missed.

  • Jan. 6, 2010: Obituaries

    Bernard W. Basham Bernard W. Basham, 86, of Irvington, died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010. Survivors include a sister, Ruby F. Schmidt; a special friend, Nancy Nottingham; and two adopted children, William Basham and Carolyn Schneider. The funeral is at 11 a.m. EST Thursday at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington with burial in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation is from 3 to 9 p.m.

  • Jan. 10, 2010: Obituaries

     Barbara S. Blair, 65

    Shirley A. Davidson, 73 Christine G. England, 46 Joseph L. “Larry” Hagan, 58 Harley C. “Jeff” Jeffries, 78 Ralph W. Shaffer, 42 Joe C. Witherspoon, 91 Paul David Woods, Jr, 65  

    Barbara Sue Blair

    Barbara Sue Blair, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at her home.

    She was a native of Barren County.

  • Dec. 30, 2009: Obituaries

    Jean D. Grant

    Jean D. Grant, 60, of Clarkson, died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009, in Clarkson.

    She was born June 22, 1949, and was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. She was retired from Wilson & Muir Bank.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Frances Darst; and a brother, Harold Darst.