• Birth: Callan

    Christopher and Brittany Callan of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Abby Gayle Callan, born Oct. 21, 2013, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
    She weighed 7 pounds and 7 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Roger and Judy Carlton of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-grandparents are Marvin and Mary Ann Carlton and the late Howard and Virginia Smith.

  • Birth: Young

    Jonathan and Erin Young of Elizabethtown announce the birth of their son, Braxton Carter Young, born Nov. 21, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
    He weighed 6 pounds and 15 ounces and was 18 3/4 inches long.
    Big sister Peyton, 17 months, welcomed Braxton home.
    Maternal grandparents are Nicholas and Robin Moore of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-grandparents are John and Sandy Carter.
    Paternal grandparents are the Rev. Darrell and Shad Young of Murray. Paternal great-grandparents are James and Ann Young.

  • Anniversary: Perry

    Herman and Peggy VanMeter Perry of Bagdad will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception on Saturday, Dec. 21 from 3-5 p.m. at the Bagdad Ruritan Club.
    Herman and Peggy were married Dec. 21, 1963 at Centenary Methodist Church in Shelbyville.  
    Their children, Sarah McGee and Chip Perry, invite all friends and family to celebrate with the couple at their reception.
    The couple request no gifts.

  • Birth: Baxter

    Brandon and Brittany Baxter announce the birth of their son, Brody Michael, born Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at 11:12 a.m. at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
    He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    His paternal grandparents are Stanley and Brenda Baxter of Lawrenceburg. Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Jill Van Hook of Lawrenceburg. Paternal great-grandparents are Edith Gabbard of Owenton. Maternal great-grandparents are Bob and Fonda Van Hook of Somerset and Vivian and Phil Zeh of Somerset.

  • Wedding: Goins-Casey

    Stephanye Goins of Frankfort, Valorie Casey and Earl Casey, both of Lawrenceburg, are proud to announce the marriage of their children, Sarah Elizabeth Goins and Derrick Thomas Casey of Lawrenceburg.
    The ceremony and reception were held at Cliffview Resort in Campton on Oct. 13, 2013, at 3 p.m. The ceremony was officiated by a dear friend, Pastor Jeremy Warren of Monterey Baptist Church. The wedding colors were purple and green, and the bride wore a Vera Wang gown.

  • Wedding: Koves-Montgomery

    Nikoletta E. Koves of Budapest, Hungary, and Caleb R. Montgomery of Lawrenceburg were married Sept. 21, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. at Sand Spring Baptist Church.
    Dr. Mike Hamrick officiated the wedding.
    Parents of the groom are Bobby and Betty Montgomery of Lawrenceburg. Grandparents of the groom are Deverl Burns of Willisburg and the late Clyde Burns,  
    Bobby Montgomery of Lawrenceburg and the late Virginia Perkins.

  • Engagement: Crutcher-Chrisman

    Mark and Cindy Crutcher announce the engagement of their daughter Emily Ann Crutcher to Evan Kyle Chrisman, son of Randy and Dawn Chrisman, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Paternal grandparents of the bride are the late Paul and Martha Crutcher. Maternal grandparents of the bride are Mary Bell Welch and the late Luther Welch.
    Paternal grandparents of the groom are Alice Chrisman and the late Terry Chrisman. Maternal grandparents of the groom are Coleman and Rita Adams and Mary Ellen Graves.

  • Mary Todd Lincoln delights local audience

    An audience of about 50 people filled the Pierian Woman’s Clubhouse wing of the Anderson County Public Library last Friday evening to watch Trish Clark portray “Mary Todd Lincoln — A House Divided.”

  • Happy early Halloween
  • Community briefs: 10-23-13

    Engle named
    assistant athletic director
    California Baptist University Director of Athletics Dr. Micah Parker named Bryan Engle to be assistant athletic director in charge of the Lancers’ facilities and game management on Sept. 16, according to a news release.