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  • Grand jury indicts 17 Friday

    By BOB WHITE bwhite@thenewsenterprise.com ELIZABETHTOWN – Two men with repeated convictions for driving under the influence were among 17 people indicted by a Hardin County grand jury Friday. According to indictments against them, Robert J. Robinson Jr., 45, and James Oakley Campbell, 50, drove while impaired by alcohol for the fourth or greater offense earlier this year in two separ

  • May 13, 2009: Obituaries

    Martha L. Freeman Martha L. Freeman, 88, of Vine Grove, died Tuesday, May 11, 2009, at North Hardin Nursing Home in Radcliff. She is survived by her three children, Jackie Basham, Dianna Corbett and Lary Freeman. She also had six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Private services will be held. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove is in charge of arrangements.

  • Feb. 8, 2009: Obituaries

    Marion Cecil Bird

    Marion Cecil Bird, 71, of Cecilia, died Friday at his residence.

  • Jan. 27, 2009: Obituaries

    William Harold ‘Hoot’ Birdwhistell William Harold “Hoot” Birdwhistell, 91, of Lawrenceburg, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2009. Hoot served as Anderson County sheriff from 1974-78, and magistrate from 1978-82. He was past president of the Kentucky Lions Eye Foundation, member and past president of the Hopkinsville and Lawrenceburg Lions clubs and past district governo

  • May 20, 2009: Obituaries

    Howard W. Highbaugh

    Howard W. Highbaugh, 67, of Magnolia, passed away, Monday, May 18, 2009, at his residence.

    He was a member of South Fork Baptist Church, retired from General Electric in Louisville after 34 years, and was an Army veteran.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Eliza King Highbaugh; a brother, Geralds Highbaugh; and a nephew, J.W. Highbaugh.

  • 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.