Today's Features

  • Rebecca Sarah Smith and Joshua David Shackett, both of Brandenburg, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

  • Taylorsville Elementary School’s December Students of the Month are Brayden Mudd, Faithe Foltmann (not pictured), AJ Cole, Desmund Stubbs, Carter Pierce and Yeismar Perez.

  • Old Gospel Barn to host gospel sing Saturday
    The Cumbos Old Gospel Barn at 11286 is hosting a free gospel sing Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Special guests will include The Blessed Duo, The Gospel Harts and The Cumbos.
    All are welcome.

    Promiseland Church plans revival
    Promiseland Church, located on Cecil Noel Road, will host a revival with Tim Hall and his wife from Jan. 27 through Jan. 31 at 7 each night.
    The community is invited.

    Finchville Baptist announces gospel sing, yard sale collections

  • What is it about the weather that so fascinates us? We talk about it, we watch the reports on TV, you probably even have a favorite weather reporter. And then we have The Weather Channel. Who would have dreamed that a channel devoted only to the weather could be so successful?

  • Alex and Elizabeth Bramer of Taylorsville announce the birth of their son, Joseph Nate Bramer on Dec. 22, 2012, at Baptist East Hospital.

    He weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 18 inches long.
    His grandparents are Terry and Jane Yates and Kelly and Sheila Bramer.

  • The PTA of Spencer County Elementary School began a program this school year entitled Star Students. The PTA asks teachers to choose a student from their classroom who demonstrates the following: academic growth, doing their personal best in everything they do, positive attitude toward peers and teachers, appropriate behavior or improvement of behavior. Pictured are the students chosen as the star student for their classrooms for the months of October and November.

  • Lindsey Katherine Vowels of Taylorsville, daughter of Pete and Dianne Vowels, was awarded a degree from the University of Kentucky College of Nursing at a special recognition ceremony held Dec. 14, 2012.
    The UK College of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, as well as two doctoral programs, the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD).

  • Jordan Hall, a history and political science major and a resident of Taylorsville, is on Butler University’s dean’s list for the fall semester of the 2012-2013 academic year. Recipients range from freshman to sixth-year pharmacy students.
    Degree-seeking undergraduate students at Butler who carry at least 12 academic hours in a given semester are eligible for the dean’s list in the college in which they are enrolled.

  • Michael Grantz of Fisherville has been named to the dean’s list at the University of the South, familiarly known as Sewanee, for the Advent 2012 term. To earn a place on Sewanee’s dean’s list, a student must earn a minimum grade point average of 3.625 on a 4.0 scale.
    Grantz is the child of Julie and William K. Grantz.

  • Maverick Devine was recently named to the fall semester dean’s list of the W. Fielding Ruble School of Business at Bellarmine University. He is a son of Rick and Connie Devine and a graduate of Spencer County High School.