Today's News

  • April 21, 2009: Obituaries

    Elbert Ray Bittinger Elbert Ray Bittinger, 84, of Elizabethtown, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Louisville. He was a loving father and grandfather. He is survived by four daughters, Barbara J. Hardin of Kentucky, Brenda S. Crady and husband, Kenny Crady, of Tennessee, Linda L. Hayes of Virginia and Carolyn Webb

  • Feb. 20, 2009: Obituaries

    Harold Gene Buckley

    Harold Gene Buckley, 73, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital.

    He was a native of Hardin County. He retired after 45 years from Container Corp. of America as a dispatcher.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Wilma Jean “Jeannie” Buckley; his parents, William and Ruby Buckley; one son, Tony Ray Buckley; and one sister, Ardith Harrison.

  • March 2, 2009: Obituaries

    Clarence E. Boone

    Clarence E. Boone, 81, of New Haven, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2009, at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore.

    He was born on Sept. 9, 1927, in Howardstown. He was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Howardstown and an Air Force veteran who served in Japan. He retired from civil service after working 25 years.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Yae F. Boone; his parents, Clarence Boone and Mary Ellen “Nell” Cissell Boone; and a sister, Mary Elsie Boone.

  • Jan. 11, 2009 Obituaries

    Della Dexheimer

    Della Dexheimer, 91, of Radcliff, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    She was a native of Letcher County and member of Glendale Christian Church. She was the past Grand Ma-tron of the Eastern Star and a former patient at North Har-din Health and Rehab in Radcliff.

    She was preceded in death by two husbands, John Mor-gan Wright and Charles Dexheimer; her parents, Sandy and Sarah Jane Adams; three brothers, Owen Adams, Bert Adams and Bill Adams; and one sister, Kelsey English.

  • March 18, 2009: Obituaries

    William McKinley Baker William McKinley Baker, of Radcliff, died at his residence. Survivors include his wife, Hannlore. Arrangements are incomplete at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff.   Marvin Kenneth ‘Ken’ Barksdale Marvin Kenneth “Ken” Barksdale, 79, died Saturday, March 14, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. Survivors include

  • Feb. 13, 2009: Obituaries

    Robert Taylor ‘Bobby’ Allen Robert Taylor “Bobby” Allen, 76, of Elizabethtown, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. A native of Hardin County, he was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was retired from Fort Knox civil service after 32 years. He was a member of New Horizon Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Burk

  • April 28, 2009: Obituaries

    Susan Elaine Drake, 46

    Maudie Agnes Edlin Meredith, 89

    Mark A. Priddy, 46

    Peggy Ann Reeves, 70

    Susan Elaine Drake

    Susan Elaine Drake, 46, of Radcliff, died Monday, April 27, 2009, at her residence.

    Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

    Maudie Agnes Edlin Meredith

    Maudie Agnes Edlin Meredith, 89, of Hodgenville, died Monday, April 27, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

  • March 4, 2009: Obituaries

    Mattie T. Bernard, 79

    Earl Lee “Peanut” Carter, 56

    James Alvin Burton Cordell, 81

    Sol “Smokey” Edward Embry, 72

    Brenda Atcher Hollern, 65

    Holland Glenn Johnson, 90

    Mary Alice Langley, 94

    Kaymille Yvonne Lee, five months old


    Mattie T. Bernard

    Mattie T. Bernard, 79, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at her residence.

    She was a member of the Elizabethtown Congregation of Jehovah’s Witness.

  • May 25, 2009: Obituaries

    Deward Everett Caven

  • McDaniel graduates Navy basic training

    McDaniel graduates Navy basic training

    MCDANIEL. Navy Seaman Recruit Daniel J. McDaniel, a 2008 graduate of Bluegrass Challange Academy in Fort Knox, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.