Today's News

  • March 5, 2009: Obituaries

    Arthur Breeding Jr.

    Arthur Breeding Jr., 76, of Seymour, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at his home.

    Survivors include eight children, Linda Breeding, Geraldine Logsdon, Gina Moore, Connie Benjamin, Terry Breeding, Teresa Fulk, Robert Breeding and Gary Breeding; five brothers; two sisters; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and his companion, Linda Flurr.

    A memorial service is at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 7, at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Elizabethtown with Brother Leon Chambers officiating.

  • April 3, 2009: Obituaries

    George Alex Daxon

    George Alex Daxon, 67, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Lebanon Junction, died Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include his wife, Florenda Mae Clark; one daughter, Mary Jo Beam; and one son, William Daxon.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction with burial in Kentucky Veteran’s Cemetery-Central in Radcliff.

    Visitation is from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and continues at 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

  • Area Master Garners have picnic at Saunders Springs

    Members of the Lincoln Trail Master Gardeners from left, Valerie Hicks, J.D. Trembula, Amy Aldenderfer, Brenda Edwards, Margaret Bailey, Curtis O'Dell, Karen Wells, Ruth Trembula, Norva Lark, Jim Vail, Celia Thomas, Adrian Bambini and Norman Freeman.

    Area Master Garners have picnic at Saunders Springs

  • April 1, 2009: Obituaries

    Samuel Brentlinger Byars

    Samuel Brentlinger Byars, 58, died Wednesday, March 25, 2009, at his home in Buffalo Creek, Colo.

    Brent was born in Florence, Ala. on Sept. 6, 1950. He graduated in 1968 from Elizabethtown High School where he was a National Merit Scholar contestant in his junior year. He attended Stetson University in Deland, Fla., and graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1973.

  • Feb. 6, 2009: Obituaries

    Mary Price Atwell

    Mary Price Atwell, 69, of Hodgenville, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at her residence.

    She was a former employee of E’town Sportswear and a member of LaRue Baptist Church.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Benjamin Atwell; her parents, Otto and Mattie Price; four sisters, Catherine Thompson, Fay Price, Hallie Hoback and Minnie Linton; and six brothers, Elzie, Buddy, Hardin, Jim, Doug and Bill.

  • Alpha Phi Alpha stays busy in the community

    Alpha Phi Alpha stays busy in the community

    1 Members of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. take 40 local students to tour the University of Louisville in their “Go To High School Go to College” program.

    2 Councilmember’s Jerry Brown, Don Yates, Mayor Shelia Enyart, Councilmember Stan Holmes and J.J. Duvall of Radcliff attended the opening day of Radcliff Youth Baseball League.


  • Feb. 23, 2009: Obituaries

    Callie Louise Frost Combs Callie Louise Frost Combs, 93, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at North Hardin Health and Rehab in Radcliff. She was a native of Hardin County and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and the American Legion Post 113 in Elizabethtown. She retired from E’town Sportswear several years ago. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Harold

  • April 13, 2009: Obituaries


    J. Frances Prowse J. Frances Prowse, 85, of Elizabethtown passed away Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.


  • Jan. 12, 2009: Obituaries

    Leon Copelin Jr.

    Leon Copelin Jr., 82, of O’Fallon, Ill., born Dec. 12, 1926, in Millerstown, died Friday, Jan. 9, 2009, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville, Ill.

  • March 13, 2009: Obituaries

    Louise Forbis Clymer

    Louise Forbis Clymer, 88, of Horse Cave, passed away at 6:20 p.m., Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at University of Louisville Health Care.

    She was a native of Barren County, a retired hostess at several area restaurants, a member of Horse Cave Baptist Church and she loved flower gardening.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry Forbis and Ellen Jones Forbis; three daughters, Gloria Twyman, Georgia Carroll and Melodye Nunn; one sister, Nell Smith; and twin great-grandchildren.