• Birth — Eleanor Alexandria Sizemore

    Eleanor Alexandria Sizemore was born Sept. 20, 2016 at 2:13 a.m. at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    She weighed 8 pounds 1 ounce and measured 20 inches long at birth.

    Eleanor is the daughter of Amy Lamaster and Cody Sizemore of Lawrenceburg. She has an older sister, Abby.

    She is the granddaughter of Kandi Sizemore and the great-granddaughter of Joyce and David Sizemore, all of Lawrenceburg.

  • Bailey family reunion

    The Bailey family reunion will start at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Franklin County Senior Citizens Center.

    A potluck meal will be shared at 1 p.m.

    The Franklin County Senior Citizens Center is located at 202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort.

    For more information, contact Danny or Doris Bailey at 502-875-5182 or by email at dannybbailey@aol.com.

  • Soups are perfect way to cap off a fall day

    Someone forgot to tell Mother Nature that fall has started. I was standing outside Saturday, it was 90 degrees in the shade. It was a competition day for the Anderson County Marching Band. As a band Mom, I naturally volunteered to be a “chow” Mom. I really don’t do any of the cooking, they have that well under control.

  • Class of 1966 marks 50th class reunion
  • Francis ‘Buddy’ Edwards birthday

    Francis “Buddy” Edwards is turning 70 years old and the family is hosting a celebration in his honor from 2 to 5 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Salvisa Fire Department on Main Street in Salvisa.

    The family requests no gifts, please.

  • Fall into some new recipes from the orchard

    Tomorrow is the first day of fall. Hard to believe. It’s still plenty hot out and I still have tomatoes and cucumbers in my garden. I want to go to the orchard in Versailles but I can’t get in the mood.

  • Revisit childhood with retro desserts

    This week I’d like to take a trip back in time. After reading this I want you to say, “My mom made that!”

    So many desserts are not made any more for various reasons. Some were too time-consuming, messy, and hazardous to our health. Cakes made with lard, baked Alaska, cherries jubilee, I wonder how many avocado, green curtains went up in smoke due to flambé?

  • Cobb-Preston engagement

    Mr. and Mrs. David (Sherri) Lyons and Mr. Danny Cobb of Owenton, Ky. are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Katey Susan Cobb to Steven Daniel Preston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis (Shelley) Sutherland and Mr. Steve Preston of Lawrenceburg.

    The wedding will be at the First Christian Church in Lawrenceburg at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 1.

    Family and friends are welcome.

  • Beasley anniversary

    Samuel E. and Peggy Ann Ellis Beasley of Lawrenceburg celebrated 60 years of marriage Sept. 8, 2016.

    Both Anderson County natives, Sam and Peggy were married in Indiana in 1956.

    Sam is a veteran of the United States Navy and a retired truck driver. Peggy is retired from Rand McNally and has worked part-time for several years as a medical records clerk at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. They are members of First Baptist Church.

  • Harley anniversary

    James A. and Judy Harley will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 10, 2016.

    The couple was married on Sept. 10, 1966 at Kirkwood Baptist Church.

    James was a pastor at Fellowship Baptist Church in Harrodsburg for more than 30 years. Jusy worked for Anderson National Bank in Lawrenceburg, where she retired as the vice president of the bank.

    The couple have two children Kent (Michelle) Harley of Harrodsburg, and Pam (Troy) Young of Bowling Green. They also have six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.