Today's News

  • May 11, 2009, obituaries

    Jerry Lane Mitchell

    Jerry Lane Mitchell, 41, of Louisville, died Saturday, May 09, 2009 as the result of a motorcycle accident.

  • March 11, 2009: Obituaries

    Michele R. Clark

    Michele R. Clark, 43, of Vine Grove, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Homer Paxton; a brother, Larry Paxton; and her father-in-law, Ace Clark.

  • Feb. 11, 2009: Obituaries


    Benjamin Franklin Chandler Jr.

    Benjamin Franklin Chandler Jr., 52, of Vine Grove, passed away Monday, Feb. 9, 2009, at his home.

    Staff Sgt. Chandler retired from the United States Air Force and served in the Gulf War. He was a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church in Vine Grove.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Benjamin Franklin Chandler.

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  • Rineyville Homemakers attend Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association meeting

    Six ladies from the Rineyville Homemakers Club attended the annual Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association meeting April 20-24 in Fort Mitchell. Shown with the “necktie angel” craft they made at the hands-on session are, front row, from left, Martha Thomas, Martha Wiseman and Mary Ellen Williams; back row, Rose Marie Yates, Glenda Brangers and Barbara Taylor.

  • Wildflower and Critter Program a success for Greenspace

    Judy Lay, program coordinator for Greenspace, discusses Pirtle Trail hike details with Julian Campbell, one of Kentucky’s premier botanists, and Jeff Hohman of East Kentucky Coal. The group leaders came from the Lexington area, and presented information to more than 40 hikers on Mother’s Day. Dr. Campbell identified plants along the trail, and Hohman brought along live frogs, salamanders and snakes for everyone to view and touch, if they wished. The weather cooperated and refreshments were served at the conclusion of the programs.

  • March 9, 2009: Obituaries

    Blanca Grimes

    Blanca Grimes, 53, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    She was a member of Northside Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.

  • Club members attend KFWC convention

    Members of the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown attending the KFWC Convention included, seated from left, Jackie Bell, Regina Lancaster and Diane Willis, president of the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown; standing from left, Betty Jackson, Betty Sue French and Delta Fulks.

    Club members attend KFWC convention

    Members of the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown attended the KFWC Convention April 23-25 in Louisville. Anne Aubrey, state president, presided over the convention.

  • May 24, 2009: Obituaries

    Beatrice H. Bosemer

    Beatrice H. Bosemer, 94, of Brandenburg, passed away Friday, May 22, 2009, at Helmwood Healthcare in Elizabethtown.

    Survivors include her daughter, Annette (Thomas) McConnell, and her son, Martin (Pamela) Bosemer.

    The funeral is at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Ekron Baptist Church, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery in Louisville at 1 p.m.  

  • Jan. 5, 2009: obituaries

    Zula Mae Ackerman

    Zula Mae Ackerman, 85, of Magnolia, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, at her residence.

    Survivors include a daughter, Peggy A. Poulter.

    The funeral is at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia. 

    Visitation is 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    Hazel Irene Brakebill

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