Mary Margaret Heaton is the fifth generation of her family to live in the North House in the Mercer County town of Burgin, built in the mid-1800s. Her ancestors put the cut-flower border in this room soon after World War I.
Mary Margaret Heaton is the fifth generation of her family to live in the North House in the Mercer County town of Burgin, built in the mid-1800s. Her ancestors put the cut-flower border in this room soon after World War I. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
Mary Margaret Heaton is the fifth generation of her family to live in the North House in the Mercer County town of Burgin, built in the mid-1800s. Her ancestors put the cut-flower border in this room soon after World War I. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

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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.