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Today's Features

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    Compiled by Janie Bowen

    jbowen@theandersonnews.com

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, July 23, 2014

    Elected president

    James E. Perry, son of Mrs. J. W. Perry of Alton, was elected and installed president of the Fleet Reserve Association of the Navy and Marine Corps, Northern Light Branch. He was stationed at the U.S. Naval Base in Keflavik, Iceland.

    Masons install new officers

  • Blue No More to perform at Salvisa Christian

    Salvisa Christian Church will host the gospel group Blue No More during the worship hour on Sunday, July 27. Worship begins at 11 a.m. All are welcome. The church is located at 155 Sugar St. in Salvisa.

    Salvisa Christian to hold Free Clothes Day

  • When we open the paper, turn on the television, or turn up the radio there is a common outcome; more often than not, what we read, see, or hear is bad news. After all, bad news is big business. We often buy magazines because of the scandal advertised on the cover; we “stay tuned” often out of an innate curiosity about the calamities of others.

  • Jordan Settles and Taylor Sawyer announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The-bride-to-be is the daughter of Matt and Paula Sawyer of Lawrenceburg.

    She is the granddaughter of Stewart and Nancy Brown of Lawrenceburg and Ronald and the late Dora Sawyer of Creswell, N.C.

    The groom-to-be is the son of the late Jeff and Charlotte Settles of Mackville.

    He is the grandson of Everett Lee and Anna Florence Russell and the late Harry, “H”, and Norma Settles both of Mackville.

  • Jerry and Sonyia Waldridge announce the engagement of their daughter

    Brittney Lucille Waldridge to Jonathan Blake Campbell.

    The bride-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Anderson County High School.

    She is employed in childcare.

    She is the granddaughter of Goldie Waldridge and the late Everett Waldridge of Lawrenceburg. Peggy and Everett Spicer of Indiana. Bobby and Lesa Barrett of Lawrenceburg.

    The groom-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Anderson County High School and is employed by Rock Ridge Farms of Lawrenceburg.

  • Angel and Norman Brimm of Shelbyville announce the birth of their daughter, Presley Rose Brimm, at 8:07 a.m. on July 8, 2014 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    She was welcomed home by siblings Payton, 10, and Ella, 7.

    Her maternal grandparents are Delphia and Dan Thomas.

    Her paternal grandparent is Carolyn V. Brimm.

  • Tina and Chris Gaines announce the birth of their son, Carter Allen Gaines, on June 7, at 2:28 p.m. at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    He weighed 4 pounds, 13 ounces and was 17 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Carolyn and Bruce Cole of Lawrenceburg.

    His maternal great-grandparents Minda and Jimmy Shelton and Jeanette and Rollin Cole, all of Lawrenceburg.

    His paternal grandparents are Phyllis and Greg Gaines of Lawrenceburg.

  • Compiled By Janie Bowen

    jbowen@theandersonnews.com

     

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 14, 1964

    Profitable night of fishing

    “Boss, what are we going to do with all these fish?”

    “We’re going to eat ‘em” so said Calvin Morgan and James Hyatt upon their return home from a night of fishing at Dale Hollow.

  • Shiloh Christian Church Bible School set for July 19

    Shiloh Christian Church will host an all-day Vacation Bible School 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Saturday, July 19. 

    Children ages 3-12 are welcome to attend. All meals will be provided.  This year’s theme is  “Blast Off –Launching Kids on a Mission of God’s Love!” 

  • Glen and Jennifer Drury of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Erin Drury of Pikeville to Johnny Meade III, son of Johnny Meade Jr. and Detrice Meade of Pikeville.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University where she earned her bachelor’s degree in child and family sciences.

    She is employed by the Pikeville Medical Center.

    She is a granddaughter of Josephine Sea.

    The groom-to-be is employed as a dispatcher for the Kentucky State Police.