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Milestones

  • Druin honored with bridal shower

    Erin Druin was recently honored with a bridal shower at the home of Wanda Stone. Pictured are, from left, Stone, hostess; Betty Moyers-Anderson, the bride's aunt; Kathy Druin, the bride's mother; Erin; Sarah Hodges, the groom's mother; and Debbie Underwood, hostess. Erin will marry Brad Hodges on April 19 at Greensburg Baptist Church.

  • Skaggs releases new book of poetry

    "The Poet Laureate of People Who Hate Poetry" is a new book of poetry by local poet and writer Kathy Skaggs.

    In a review for Midwest Book Reviews, Laurel Johnson said this about the book:

    "My husband is a native of the Kentucky mountains, a true hater of poetry and all things literary. Without my knowledge, he read this little book and loved it. He shook it in my face and said, 'You ... better write a good review of this book because it's SPECIAL.' He's right. This book is special in so many ways I can't express adequately in a review."

  • Thomas, Clark honored with wedding shower

    Shannon Thomas and Chris Clark were honored with a wedding shower on Feb. 24. Pictured are, from left, Mary Campbell, the groom's grandmother; Janet Clark, the groom's mother; Chris and Shannon; Vivian Thomas, the bride's mother; and Ruby Clark, the groom's grandmother. The couple will marry on Saturday, March 29 at Campbellsville University's Ransdell Chapel.

  • Williams celebrates

    George Williams recently celebrated his "21st birthday" with a birthday bash at Ponderosa.

    Williams was born on Leap Year Day in 1924. He has been the owner of two service stations, a Greyhound Bus station, was a Campbellsville City Police officer and a Taylor County Metro Police officer. Williams retired as Taylor County jailer. He is also retired from the Central Kentucky News-Journal, where he was a driver for 32 years.

    Traveling and fishing now take up most of Williams' time. Most mornings he can be found visiting with the other men-about-town in local restaurants.

  • Jeffries-Hunt

    Kerry and Lisa Jeffries of Greensburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Amey Michelle Jeffries, to Joey Hunt, the son of Jeannie and Tim Davis and Doug and Roxie Hunt, all of Campbellsville.

    Jeffries is the granddaughter of Sonya Jeffries and the late William "Billy" Jeffries and William and Lucille Ervin.

    She is a 1997 graduate of Green County High School, a 2000 graduate of Western Kentucky University and a 2007 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College. Jeffries is employed at Amazon.com.

  • Knights, OLPH make donation to pregnancy center

    Knights of Columbus Council #12923 and Our Lady of Perpetual Help recently donated $350 to Central Kentucky Crisis Pregnancy Center. Pictured are, from left, front: Doug Willems and Angie Pace. Back: Father James Bromwich, Charles Tennyson, Jennifer Evans and Marla Carpenter.

  • Coomer completes infantry training

    Army Pvt. Steven S. Coomer has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.

    The training consists of basic infantry training and advanced individual training.

    During the nine weeks of basic combat training, Coomer received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons employment, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid skills, and Army history, core values and traditions.

  • Cookie delivery!

    Sami Jo Burch of Girl Scout Troop #1780 receives part of her cookie order from Jeannie Clark, 2008 cookie chairperson.

  • Woman's club speakers discuss retirement and healthy aging

    Campbellsville Woman's Club met Feb. 25 at the home of Frances Johnson on Lebanon Avenue.

    Becky Nash, Taylor County Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences, presented a program on home life and retirement planning.

    Carol Kirtley also spoke on self-awareness and healthy aging.

    The two speakers encouraged club members to be involved in their retirement planning and take better care of their health. They also cautioned them to be aware of identity theft.

  • Hays-Pickett

    Sarah Hays and Nicholas Pickett, both of Lawrenceburg, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, March 15.

    Hays is the daughter of Larry and Jennifer Hays of Lawrenceburg. Her grandparents are Joyce and Richard Case, Davis Hays and Shirley Mullikin, all of Lawrenceburg.

    She is a 2002 graduate of Anderson County High School and a 2007 graduate of Campbellsville University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration. Hays is employed as a revenue program officer for the Kentucky Department of Revenue.