Today's News

  • Feb. 9, 2009: Obituaries

    Ralph Eugene Blanton, Sr. Ralph Eugene Blanton, Sr., 73, of Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, at the Monroe Co. Medical Center in Tompkinsville. He is survived by his wife, Melva Dean Baskett Blanton of Tompkinsville; and three daughters, Yvonda Rash of Brooks, Sonya Blanton of Bardstown and Debbie Meredith of Elizabethtown. The funeral is Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the

  • Jan. 6, 2009: Obituaries

    Mordecai R. Barefoot

    Mordecai R. Barefoot, 69, of Radcliff, passed away Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, at his residence.

    Mr. Barefoot was retired from the United States Army and was a member of V.F.W. Post No. 10281.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Louester Barefoot.

  • April 12, 2009: Obituaries


  • Judy Lay of Greenspace speaks to club

    Cut 1: Door prize winners Sherry Kelley, Diane Nall, guest speaker Judy Lay, Ruth Worley and Tom Jaggers.

    Cut 2: Angie Ashlock gives the devotion at the club meeting.

    Cut 3: Judy Lay of Greenspace gives a presentation to the club.

    Judy Lay of Greenspace speaks to club

  • Spring Haven holds “Fashion Cents” Show to raise money

    Spring Haven holds “Fashion Cents” Show to raise money

    Spring Haven Board Member Anthony Conder; Fashion Show emcee Kendra Stewart; and Executive Director of Spring Haven Lisa Holmes, broke into impromptu song and dance backstage at the Sassy Fashion Cents Fashion Show at the Brown-Pusey House on April 26, sponsored in part by The Wright Legacy Group LLC. They demonstrated that there “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” to keep them away from raising money for a great cause like the Spring Haven Domestic Abuse Shelter.


  • April 8, 2009: Obituaries

    Joyce Elaine ‘Lanie’ Beauchamp

    Joyce Elaine “Lanie” Beauchamp, 51, of Irvington, died Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include her husband, Ronnie Beauchamp; and her mother, Norma Dye West.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday at Walnut Grove Baptist Church in Lodiburg with burial in the church cemetery.

    Visitation is from 2:30 to 9 p.m. EDT today and continues at 8 a.m. EDT Thursday at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington.

  • Feb. 18 Obituaries

    Paula R. Ashley, 37

    Hazel Beams, 87

    Samuel David Kinkade, 83

    Paula R. Ashley

    Paula R. Ashley, 37, of Floyds Knob, Ind., died Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at her residence.

    Survivors include her husband, Ray Ashley; three children, Kasey Kamber, Maggie Kamber and Trey Ashley; her mother, Denise Stull Adams; and her father, Gary Bullock.

    The funeral is at 2 p.m. Friday at Brandenburg United Methodist Church with burial in St. Mary Magdalen Cemetery in Payneville.

  • May 7, 2009: Obituaries

    Joseph “Billy” Ammons, 66

    Rev. Timothy S. Chamberlain, 87

    Virgil Reed, 80

    Hal G. Skaggs, 84

    Joseph ‘Billy’ Ammons

    Joseph “Billy” Ammons, 66, died Tuesday, May 5, 2009.

    The funeral is at noon EDT Friday at House of Prayer Church in Custer.

    Visitation is from 7 to 9 p.m. EDT today at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington.


     Rev. Timothy S. Chamberlain

  • Feb. 17, 2009: Obituaries

    Veronika Tracey Combs, 69

    Anita L. Parrett, 53

    Aaden Gary Simpson, infant

    Veronika Tracey Combs

    Veronika Tracey Combs, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    She was a native of Ulm, Germany.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Elvin Earl Combs.

  • Jan. 31 Obituaries