Cozene Hawkins first saw Bourbon County's Airy Castle in 1961. The oldest of 10 children who went on to become the mother of eight worked as a cook and housekeeper for the English family.
Cozene Hawkins first saw Bourbon County's Airy Castle in 1961. The oldest of 10 children who went on to become the mother of eight worked as a cook and housekeeper for the English family. Herald-Leader
Cozene Hawkins first saw Bourbon County's Airy Castle in 1961. The oldest of 10 children who went on to become the mother of eight worked as a cook and housekeeper for the English family. Herald-Leader

Tom Eblen: Restored Airy Castle stirs powerful memories for longtime housekeeper

November 02, 2013 6:50 PM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.