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  • May 12, 2010: Obituaries

    Alma ‘Mucker’ Henderson

    Alma “Mucker” Henderson, 81, of Brandenburg, died Saturday, May 8, 2010.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. EDT Thursday at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington with burial in Irvington Cemetery.

    Visitation is from 10:30 to 11 a.m. EDT Thursday at the funeral home.

    William C. ‘Billy’ Hunter

    William C. “Billy” Hunter, 49, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, May 9, 2010.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Central's Morse developing into leader (05/13)

    By CHUCK JONES cjones@thenewsenterprise.com Central Hardin junior catcher Russ Morse claims he’s the silent type. When the Bruins are batting, Morse said he sits alone in the dugout. It doesn’t matter if he’s just gotten a hit or made an out, Morse likes to keep to himself and not say much. His teammates, on the other hand, offer a different opinion of Mo

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  • 'Iron Man' kicks serious metal

    “Iron Man” Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence and some language. Runtime: 124 min Release Date: May 7 Rating: Four out of Five take slates

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  • More than 600 graduate from ECTC



    ECTC alumnus Dr. Richard Briggs told students sitting in the middle of Central Hardin High School’s gym, all waiting for diplomas, that they had completed another stage in their lives.

    “Tonight, no one is more prepared than you,” he said.

  • A Dash of Class: Fur and Feathers


    Mother's Day was the end of spring turkey season — hopefully some of you have your prized trophy in the freezer — so today, I am calling this column, Fur and Feathers.

    Two years ago, I featured Mike’s cousin, Benny Sweat, who is a great outdoorsman. Yes, he is the same cousin he was helping when he broke his ankle on his farm. Benny hunts on his own farm near Flint Hill in southern Hardin County, but travels as far as Kansas at times to hunt pheasant and dove with his brother, Ron.

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  • PREP SOFTBALL: LaRue County tops John Hardin (05/12)


  • The cord's been cut



    Electric mowers have been around for decades, but innovations in lightweight rechargeable battery power make it possible for an electric lawn mower operator to walk behind the spinning blades without tripping over or cutting through a cumbersome extension cable.

    For those with small to mid-sized yards, cordless rechargeable battery power is a way to keep the lawn neatly cut and nicely trimmed.