September 12, 2013
Phyllis Ann (Calhoun) Smallwood, 82, of North OK Schuler Road in Waynesburg, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. Born Tuesday, Aug. 25, 1931, in Mercer County, W. Va., Phyllis was the daughter of the late Otey and Grace Barger Calhoun. She was the widow of Joda “Bert” Smallwood, Jr., who preceded her in death on April 26, 2003. Phyllis worked nine years as a teacher's aide for the Lincoln County School System and was also a homemaker.
August 7, 2013
The I-75 Connector Citizens' Advisory Committee will meet Thursday, Aug. 8, to provide members an opportunity to ask questions about and to comment on the four zones that were announced several weeks ago, with a public-comment portion to follow. The meeting will take place at B. Michael Caudill Middle School, located at 1428 Dr. Robert R. Martin Bypass, in Richmond. There will not be a similar meeting in Jessamine County, according to Nancy Wiser with Wiser Strategies.
July 31, 2013
Mallie Jayden Elizabeth Kleppinger was born July 9 at 5:40 p.m. to Jonathan and Courtney Kleppinger at Baptist Health Lexington. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18 inches long. Mallie's maternal grandparents are David and Dana Tennill of Hyden, and her paternal grandparents are Gene and Beth Kleppinger of Berea. She is the great-granddaughter of Mallie Asher of Hyden, Bob and Wilma Wollenweber of Richmond, the late Floyd and Mildred Tennill of Mt. Washington, and the late Arthur and Ethel Kleppinger of Bethlehem , Pa. Her aunts and uncles include Ben Kleppinger and wife Amanda Wheeler of Stanford, Dustin Tennill and wife Julie of Richmond, and James and wife Karen Tennill of Hyden.
July 11, 2013
Karen Sue Hatton, 46, wife of Terry Hatton of Winchester, died Tuesday July 9, 2013. She was born September 12, 1966, in Frankfort. In addition to her husband, Karen was survived by her son, Stephen Lee Hatton; her daughter, Ashley Nicole Hatton, both of Winchester; her father and stepmother, Ronald H. and Linda Bowman of Versailles; her sister, Kim (Richard) Sloan of Richmond; her granddaughter, Aubree Lee Hatton; and two nieces and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her mother, Patricia Ann Mann Taylor and her brother, Terry Johnson.
June 8, 2013
Maurice Anderson, 92, of Lancaster, died Friday at Kenwood Health and Rehab Center in Richmond. Arrangements are pending at Spurlin Funeral Home, Lancaster.
June 6, 2013
James “Bro Jim” Barnes, 87, of Winchester, husband for 66 years to Lena Frances Sowers Barnes, passed away Wednesday at the Clark Regional Medical Center. A native of Madison County, he was born Dec. 5, 1925, to the late Edward and Virgie Lee Howard Barnes. He was a United States Navy veteran during World War II and retired from the Bluegrass Army Depot. He was a retired Baptist minister and member of First Baptist Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Atha (John)
May 21, 2013
Mary Arlene Hatton Lange, 73, formerly of Richmond, widow of John Stone Lange, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at St. Joseph East Hospital. Mrs. Lange was born in Winchester on Sept. 18, 1939, to the late J.B. and Ruth Esther Black Hatton. She was the valedictorian of the Madison Central High School Class of 1957 and later earned her bachelor's degree from Eastern Kentucky University and her master's degree from the University of Utah. She was a retired school teacher, a member of the D.A.R.
April 29, 2013
Ima Littrell, 87, of Winchester, passed away Saturday at Baptist Health Care in Richmond. Arrangements are incomplete with the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.
April 28, 2013
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - When the dust settled at Richmond, 'Ol Happy Harvick was the only driver smiling. Kevin Harvick plowed through traffic on the final restart, driving from seventh to Victory Lane in a two-lap overtime sprint to the finish Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. He did it with one of those head-scratching "Where did he come from?" drives in which everyone was just hanging on. "Just shifted gears, hit the pedal and hoped for the best," Harvick said. "They all went high and I went low. The seas kind of parted there.