• PHOTO: Five generations

    From left, Aaron Ware, Ray Ellis, Leah Mae Ware, Mary Ellis and Lisa Ware. Leah was born in June. Mary Ellis is the oldest generation at  86 and Leah is the youngest at four months.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Celebrating 50 years

    Pastor Joseph and Betty Chesser Vires will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 11, from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at New Hope Tabernacle Church. They are the parents of Scott Vires of Mount Washington, Trevor Vires and Chris Vires, both of Taylorsville.  Mrs. Vires has retired from General Electric Company and works for the Spencer County school system. Mr. Vires is the pastor of New Hope Tabernacle Church, which is located at 722 Townhill Road in Taylorsville. All friends and family are invited.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Mathews, Hilbert to wed Dec. 1

    Kelli Mathews and Jason Hilbert announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage on Dec. 1.
    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael Mathews and Rebecca Jewell. The groom-to-be is employed with Metro Restoration in Louisville and is the son of Gayle and Rosie Hilbert. They all reside in Taylorsville. Formal invitations will be sent.

  • WEDDING: Shepherd, Green wed. Sept. 25

    Carla Shepherd and Bradley Green of Taylorsville were married Sept. 25, 2012, by a justice of the peace. The bride is a daughter of Carl Shepherd and Dee Metz. The groom is a son of Charles Ernest Green and Patricia Green. The groom is employed at American Roofing Contractors. The couple will reside in Taylorsville.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Wimsatt, Cheshire plan December wedding

    Jennifer Lynn Wimsatt and William Chad Cheshire, both of Grayson County and formerly of Taylorsville, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride is a daughter of Bonnie and Buddy Hill of Taylorsville and Thomas Wimsatt of Bloomfield.
    The groom is a son of Teresa and William Gregory Cheshire of Taylorsville.
    A wedding is planned for Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. at the Grace Chapel Church of God of Prophecy. Invitations will be sent.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Smith, Popp to wed Sept. 22

    Chris and Cheryl Smith of Elk Creek and Don and Debbye Burk of Shelbyville announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Laura Marie Smith and Joshua Andrew Popp.

    A wedding is planned for Sept. 22 at the Jackson Family Farm in Louisville.

  • WEDDING: Sturgeon, Mize have June wedding

    Katlin Nicole Sturgeon of Taylorsville and Andrew Evan McCrory Mize of Versailles were married June 6 at Liberty Hall Gardens in Frankfort.

  • BIRTH: Baby Davis born June 30

    Nicholas and Christi Davis of Finchville announce the birth of their son, Ezekiel Micah Davis, on June 30, 2012, at Baptist Hospital East. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 1/2 inches long. He was welcomed home by a brother, Elijah Davis. His grandparents are John and Belinda Shindlebower and Mike and Joanie Davis. His great-grandparents are Ben and Linda Rake and Loraine Baker.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Benningfield, Kendall to wed Sept. 22

    Jason Phillip Benningfield and Joella Nicole Kendall request the presence of family and friends to join them on their special day.

    A wedding is planned for Saturday, Sept. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the farm of Eddie and Kathy Whitehouse, located at 199 Driscoll Lane in Mount Eden.
    A reception will follow. Dress is casual.

  • MILESTONE BIRTHDAY: 90th birthday celebration planned for Earl Slucher

    Family and friends are invited to celebrate Earl Slucher’s 90th birthday with a reception on Saturday at the First Baptist Church on Main Street.

    The reception will be from 2 to 5 p.m.
    The family requests no gifts.