Archive for April, 2017

Arbutus Comer Hilton, 77, of Columbia

April 27, 2017 |

Arbutus Comer Hilton, age 77, of Columbia, died Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at her home. Born May 14, 1939 in Virginia, she was the daughter of the late James Andrew and Nola May Ball Comer.  She was a homemaker and attended Barnett’s Creek United Methodist Church.  Arbutus was a loving mother and grandmother.  She was […]

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Buel Edward “Ed” Phelps, 62, of Liberty

April 27, 2017 |

Buel Edward “Ed” Phelps, age 62, of Liberty, died Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at his home. Born on January 21, 1955 in Casey County, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Delmer Herbert and Christine Langford Phelps. He was a logger. “Ed” is survived by a daughter, Charity Gail (and James) Lynn of Liberty; […]

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Sue Hopkins, 50, formerly of Liberty

April 27, 2017 |

Sue F. Hopkins, age 80, of Lexington, formerly of Liberty, died Tuesday April 25th, 2017 at Sayre Christian Village Nursing Home. She was born in Salyersville, KY on August 17th, 1936 a daughter of the late Lee and Eliza Keeton Fannin. Sue was a Retired employee of General Motors. Sue was the widow of Robert […]

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American Cancer Society and Casey County Fight Cancer in Relay For Life

April 25, 2017 |

Hundreds of local residents are expected to join together at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Casey County on Friday, May 12th to help create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. The event will be held at the Central Ky Ag/Expo Center from 6:00pm to Midnight this year. Cancer survivors are […]

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Jimmie Austin, 78, of Liberty

April 25, 2017 |

Jimmie Austin, age 78, of Liberty, died Saturday April 22nd, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Turnersville, KY on April 28th, 1938 a son of the late Everett and Elsie Cora Tapscott Austin. Jimmie was a former employee for Whirlpool. Survivors include: One Daughter: Patricia Mae Austin Sinclair of Danville. Funeral Services will […]

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Liberty Man Flown to UK Hospital Following Wreck on KY 49

April 23, 2017 |

A one vehicle wreck Saturday afternoon sent a Casey County man to the U.K. Hospital. Deputy Sheriff Chad Weddle told WKDO NEWS that Dale Wilson of Liberty lost control of his 2007 Chevy truck on KY 49, about 4 ½ miles north of Liberty, resulting in the truck leaving the roadway, traveling over an embankment, […]

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Betty Floyd, 71, of Liberty

April 23, 2017 |

Betty Floyd, 71, of Liberty, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in Oxford, Florida. Born July 31, 1945 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert and Cora Mae Richards Traylor. Betty was owner/operator of Floyd Gate. She was a hard worker, loved her cats and enjoyed reading and working crossword puzzles. Over […]

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Unused Prescription Drug Disposal Scheduled For April 29, 2017

April 20, 2017 |

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 20. 2017)  The Kentucky State Police is teaming up with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to encourage citizens to remove potentially dangerous medicines from their homes and dispose of them safely as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 29, 2017. “Prescription medications play an important role in […]

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Ivajean “Louise” Wilson, 75, of Windsor

April 16, 2017 |

Ivajean “Louise” Wilson, age 75, of Windsor, died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. Born on June 28, 1941 in Casey County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late James Robert and Grace Myrtle Owens Luttrell. Louise was a member of Canaan Valley Separate Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening […]

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Thomas Mark Tarter, 62, of Dunnville

April 14, 2017 |

Thomas Mark Tarter, age 62, of Dunnville, died Wednesday April 12th, 2017 at the Russell County Hospital. He was born on March 9th, 1955 a son of the late Thomas Howard and Vivian Wilkinson Tarter. Mark was a Geologist for the State of Kentucky and a Graduate of Western Kentucky University. Survivors include: A Host […]

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