Today's News

  • Feb. 25 Obituaries

    JoAnn Jackson

    JoAnn Jackson, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at her residence.

    She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

    She is survived by a son, Anthony Dewayne Jackson of Omaha, Neb.; four brothers, Herbert Jackson (Gisela) of Elizabethtown, Frankie Jackson (Pat) of Springfield, Mass., Dennis Jackson (Melissa) of Baltimore and Joseph Travis Jackson (Kathy) of Salina, Kan.; three sisters, Shiarlene Jackson and Barbara Arlene Bass (Joe), all of Springfield, Mass., and Nellie Burton of Greensboro, N.C.

  • Jan. 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Wade G. ‘Shug’ Gibson

    Wade G. “Shug” Gibson, 79, of Louisville, died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008 at home surrounded by family.

  • Kids Caf has a special guest

    Shawn Acosta demonstrating her hands-on activity for the kids at Kids Café.

    Kids Café has a special guest

    Shawn Acosta, a full-time certified personal trainer at Energy Fitness Center and student at the Kentucky School of Ministry was recently a special guest at Kids Café, 34 Dee St., Elizabethtown. Kids Café at New Hope is an after-school feeding program that utilizes existing community resources to offer many other activities including health and nutrition.

  • Jan. 4, 2009: Obituaries


    Hazel Irene Brakebill

    Hazel Irene Brakebill, 88, of Radcliff, passed away Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center in Radcliff.

    Survivors include three sons, Gary D. Brakebill, Larry Brakebill and Terry W. Brakebill.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff.   Bernice Bush Colwell

  • March 27 Obituaries

    Lillian Barad

  • Feb. 3, 2009: Obituaries

    Johnnie Harold Bailey

    Johnnie Harold Bailey, 76, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He was a native of Hardin County, a member of Heaven Bound Baptist Church, a Korean War Navy veteran and retired after 31 years from Crucible Steel.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Ordie Thomas and Dorothy Wilkerson Bailey; a son, Michael Bailey; two brothers, Sherman and Kenny Bailey; and two sisters, Frances Burks and Bonnie Bailey.

  • April 10, 2009: Obituaries

    Sylvia S. Aubrey, 66

    Evat Farrell, 50

    Dorothy Hayes, 75

    Lily F. Johnson, 79

    Doris Laverne McLane, 72

    Walter Edward Milburn, 76

    Ruthene Bell Priddy, 73

    Sylvia S. Aubrey

    Sylvia S. Aubrey, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, April 9, 2009, at her home in Elizabethtown. 

    She was a Jefferson County native and a homemaker.

  • CHHS to hold elections for parent reps to SBDM Council


    Central Hardin High School will hold elections for Site-Based Decision-Making Council parent representatives on May 22 in the gym lobby. Elections will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. All Central Hardin parents or guardians are encouraged to vote.

  • Jan. 19, 2009, obituaries

    George Sidney Dant

  • Area teen earns national recognition

    By BECCA OWSLEY bowsley@thenewsenterprise.com SONORASavannah Hines of Sonora has been recognized as a leader by the national Women’s Missionary Union organization of the Southern Baptist Convention. Hines, a junior at LaRue County High School, was voted an Acteens National Top Teen.