The Anderson County Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting on Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Anderson Public Library.
This month’s speaker, Robert W. Myles, will discuss the Dogwalk battle and the efforts of the city of Lawrenceburg in staging its re-enactment. The meeting is free and open to the public.
The Bailey Family Reunion will be held Sunday, Oct. 7 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. at the Franklin County Senior Citizens’ Center, located at 202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort (across from the hospital). Please bring a dish and/or meat to share. For more information, call Danny or Doris Bailey at 502-875-5182.
Abigail Davis and Zachary Holt of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Britley Taylor Davis-Holt, born on Sept. 5, 2012, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
She weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 21 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Teresa and Donald Fultz of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-grandparents are Carol Roysden-Akins and Tommy Roysden.
Paternal grandparents are Jeannie Jaynes and Troy Holt of Lawrenceburg.
The American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion National Convention was held in Indianapolis on Aug. 24-30.
This was the 94th National Convention for the American Legion, the 92nd for the Auxiliary and the 41st for Sons of the American Legion.
Attending from Lawrenceburg were Unit President Betty Butler, Vice President Pam Rice and Historian Shirley Thornberry. Post 34 Commander Bobby Thornberry and SAL member Shannon Hubert also attended.
Cynthia Finnell, Talitha McGoff and Erich Steilberg, children of Carolyn and Richard Steilberg, planned a surprise celebration for their parents’ 50th anniversary.
The celebration was disguised as, and included, a family reunion.
The event, which took place Sept. 1 in the park in Lawrenceburg, was announced in last week’s Anderson News as the family reunion, which listed special guests.
The couple was married Aug. 17, 1962.
Landon “Pudden” and Janelle Clark of Frankfort announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Martin Clark, to Brandon Allen Mitchell, son of Robert Mitchell and Teresa Mitchell of Willisburg.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Western Hills High School and MedTech class of 2012, where she received an associate’s degree in applied health science. She is currently employed with Dermatology Associates of Kentucky as a clinical assistant.
Carolyn and Richard Steilberg, Cynthia and Adam, Talitha and Reed and Erich Steilberg, as well as the families of the late Brunelle Flynn Casey and the late Marcella Lampton Steilberg Parnell, hosted a family reunion Sept. 1 in the county park.
Dude and Donna Caldwell of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Brandi Lynn Caldwell, to Billy Joe Cook, Jr., son of Billy Cook, Sr., and Regina Cook of Frankfort.
The bride is a 2001 graduate of Anderson County High School. The groom is a 2002 graduate of Western Hills High School.
The wedding will take place on Oct. 13, 2012.
Ashlee and Loren Wells of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Palmer Catherine Wells, born June 21, 2012, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Becky Lane of Lawrenceburg and David Lane of Versailles. Maternal great-grandparents are Alvie and Imogene Antrobus of Versailles and Dana and the late Wayne Lane of Versailles.
Chris and Heather Groothedde of Moore, S.C., announce the birth of their daughter, Ryleigh Faith Groothedde, on July 24, 2012, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center in Spartanburg, S.C.
She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Billy and Amy Fint of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-grandparents are Gordon and Pinkie Clark and Bill and Bessie Fint, all of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-great grandparent is Mary Fint of Lawrenceburg.