Carldon and Prentice Followell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 17.
A ribbon was cut Aug. 12, commemorating the opening of a new County Barn at 107 Pleasant Drive near UPS.
Kristian Herron, Brittany Pelly and Danielle Williams, all juniors at Taylor County High School, recently returned from Somerset where they participated in the Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars program.
Barbara Dicken is the winner of the Walmart/Central Kentucky News-Journal college care package giveaway. Dicken will be giving the goodies to Jessica Hutcherson and Jennifer Hutcherson, who are students at Western Kentucky University.
Walter Spurling will celebrate his 75th birthday on Sunday, Aug. 17.
The Peterson reunion was Sunday, July 27, at Acton Campground with 49 attending and a potluck lunch served.
Trent Jones celebrated his sixth birthday on July 13 with family and friends.
Stefanie Davis Wood of Elk Horn was one of 26 Kentuckians awarded Cabinet for Workforce Development Education Pays Scholarships on July 14.
Navy Chief Petty Officer William G. Woodrum is currently assigned to the Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, U.S.S. Ronald Reagan, recently commissioned at Norfolk Naval Station in Norfolk, Va.