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Milestones

  • New Legion officers

    American Legion Edwards-O'Banion Post 82 elected its new officers recently.

    Pictured, from left, front are Bobby Baker, service officer; Billy Sears Jr., membership chairman; Sylvia Young, chaplain; and Al Smith, finance chairman and adjutant. Back, Chris Wright, second vice commander; Ron Milby, judge advocate; Robert Bryant, commander; Phil Davis, first vice commander; Keith Livermore, sergeant at arms; and Greg Parent, historian.

  • Warren-Lewis engagement

    Sara Warren and Jason Lewis, both of Memphis, Ind., announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, May 22.

    Warren is the daughter of Greg and Sandra Warren of Campbellsville and the granddaughter of Juanita Graham of Campbellsville and Howard Brewer of Magnolia.

    She is a 2002 graduate of Taylor County High School and a 2007 graduate of Spencerian College. She is employed as a nurse at Sellersburg Rehab.

    Lewis is the son of Bob Lewis and Donna Elliott of Sellersburg, Ind. and the grandson of Ruth Sipes and Cecil Welz, also of Sellersburg.

  • Daugherty-Sluder engagement

    Mallory Daugherty and Anthony Sluder, both of Campbellsville, announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, May 1.

    Daugherty is the daughter of Micheal and Cee Cee Daugherty and the granddaughter of Aniece and Scott Jennings, Patricia Daugherty and Don and Earla Watson, all of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2006 graduate of Campbellsville High School and is a senior at Lindsey Wilson College. She works as a photo specialist at Walmart.

  • Wisdom-Queen engagement

    Jack and Theresa Wisdom of Campbellsville announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, La'Tasha Marie Wisdom, to Christopher Neal Queen, the son of Ronnie Queen of Cullowhee, N.C., and Teresa Staffelbach of Sylva, N.C.

    Wisdom is the granddaughter of Geneva Wisdom of Campbellsville and the late James L. Wisdom.

    She is a Kentucky native and lives in Campbellsville. She is a graduate of Western Carolina University with a bachelor of science degree in sales and marketing.

  • Birth announcements

    Chad and Danielle Farmer of Lebanon announce the birth of a son, William Chad, at 8:40 a.m. on Monday, March 15 at Springview Hospital in Lebanon. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Daniel and Gayle Mings and Roger and Karen Benningfield, all of Elk Horn, and Joe and Bonnie Farmer of Campbellsville. Great-grandparents are James and Burnestine Benningfield of Elk Horn and Pat Sullivan of Campbellsville.

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  • Carpenter is 2010 Easter Doll

    Megan LeAnn Carpenter won the Miss Kentucky Easter Doll 2010 pageant March 28 in Richmond.

    She also won the most photogenic award.

    Carpenter, 16, is the daughter of Bryan and Janet Purvis of Green County and Tim Carpenter of Danville. Her grandparents are Gerald and Margorie Purvis of Green County.

     

  • McKay is 'Ultimate Grand Supreme'

    Carrington Victoria McKay, 9, of Lebanon won this year's Ultimate Grand Supreme title at the Kentucky state open presented by Patriotic All Natural Beauty Pageants in Louisville on March 20.

    McKay was presented with a 4-foot trophy, 12-inch crown, sash, bouquet of roses and $100. She also won a trophy for overall photogenic and prettiest hair in her division.

    McKay is the daughter of Tracy McKay and Lamont McKay of Lebanon. Her grandparents are Helen and Josh McKay of Lebanon. Great-grandmother is Louise McKay.

     

  • Gaines is state gymnastics champ

    Kayla Gaines has been named the Level 5 state gymnastics champion in the 10-year-old junior division.

    The state competition was March 21 at Bethlehem High School in Bardstown.

    Gaines, also a member of the Champion Gymnastics Team, medaled in each of her four events, and her team took home the first-place trophy.

    Gaines earned a first on the vault, second on the balance beam and third on the floor and bars. Her combined all-around score of 36.425 put her in position to take home the first-place trophy along with the title of state champ.

  • Birth announcements

    Shaun and Kim Shofner of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Allison Kate, at 8:54 p.m. on Friday, March 5 at Springview Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Gean and Danny Wright and Gary McFelia, all of Greensburg, Mary Lynn Shofner of Campbellsville and the late Chuck Shofner.

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  • Vision Riders Polar Bear Run benefits food pantries

    The Vision Riders Chapter of the Christian Motorcyclists Association hosted a Polar Bear Run on New Year's Day.

    The annual ride raises money to benefit local food pantry operations in the counties that have chapter members.

    The Vision Riders chapter is officially chartered in Taylor County but also has members in Green, Adair, LaRue and Marion counties.

    Chapter members recently presented Taylor County Food Pantry Director Marietta Moyers with a check in the amount of $525.