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Today's Features

  • A benefit ride for the family of Billy Joe Ritchie Jr. will be Saturday in Greensburg.

    Ritchie died last March from muscular dystrophy. He was 17. All proceeds collected will go toward funeral expenses and Ritchie's tombstone.

    The ride will begin at the Northgate Shopping Center with signups starting at 10 a.m. ET. The 70-mile ride will leave at 11 a.m.

    The ride will end with a meal, auction, door prizes and a 50/50 drawing.

    For more information, call 789-6657, 469-8560, (270) 405-6080 or (270) 405-6087.

  • A community-wide celebration is planned for Hodgenville on Saturday, May 31 in conjunction with dedication and unveiling ceremonies of the Boy Lincoln sculpture.

    The bronze sculpture was created as part of the Kentucky Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commemoration. It is being placed on the Hodgenville town square opposite an existing seated statue of President Abraham Lincoln, which was created by Adolph A. Weinman and dedicated on May 31, 1909.

  • Taylor County High School FFA will host a truck and tractor pull at the Taylor County Fairgrounds on Saturday.

    The event will be from 5 to 7 p.m. and all proceeds collected will go toward FFA activities.

    Tickets are $8 at the event or $5 in advance from any FFA member.

    For more information, call 849-5784.

  • Hannah Wise and Weston Jones were honored with a wedding shower on April 25 at the home of Charles and Mina Hedgespeth. Pictured are, from left, Vienise Hash, hostess; Doris Hansford, the groom's grandmother; Karen Jones, the groom's mother; Weston and Hannah; Carla Milsap, the bride's mother; Wanda Carroll, the bride's grandmother; Shirley Underwood, Glenda Frost, Mina Hedgespeth and Connie Edelen, hostesses.

  • Five generations of the Allen family are pictured, from left: McKayla Mardis, Brandon Mardis, Diana Mardis, Mary Helen Sprowles and Emma Allen, who is 95 years old.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Douglas Caulk of Campbellsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Casey Douglas Caulk, to David Rhode Graves, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Rhode Graves of Lexington.

    Caulk is the granddaughter of Robert and Lorene Caulk of Campbellsville, Clare Ann Droba of Murrells Inlet, S.C. and the late Joseph Stanley Droba.

    She is a graduate of Campbellsville High School and the University of Kentucky, where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority. Caulk is employed as an advertising Director at CRM Companies in Lexington.

  • Aubrey Kathryn Spalding celebrated her third birthday on May 7. She is the daughter of Karyn and Stacy Spalding of Springfield. Her grandparents are Doris and Tommy Spalding of Springfield and Janet and Lester Caulk of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Campbellsville.

  • Doug and Rhonda Smith of Greensburg along with Gary and Linda Milby of Gabe and Robert and Kathy Cockrum of Owensboro announce the engagement of their children, Jetona Kaye Smith and Garrett Wesley Milby.

    Smith is the granddaughter of Herman and Joyce Smith of Black Gnat, Howard Judd of Greensburg and the late Mary Louise Judd.

  • Monica Ann Warren of Campbellsville and Noland Ryan Parnell of Gradyville will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 7.

    Warren is the daughter of Wayne and Tammy Warren of Campbellsville. Her grandmother is Pauline McGinnis of Campbellsville.

    She is a graduate of Lindsey Wilson College, where she earned a bachelor of arts in middle school mathematics. Warren is employed at Houchens in Campbellsville.

    Parnell is the son of Mark Parnell of Gradyville and Kim Murphy of Breeding.

    He is a graduate of Adair County High School and is employed in Campbellsville.

  • American Legion Post 82 officers for the 2008-2009 year are, from left, front: Billy Sears, membership; Bobby Baker, service officer; Carol Burnett, historian; Damon Sallee, master at arms; Sylvia Young, chaplain; and Albert Laytart, third vice commander. Back: Ron Milby, first vice commander; Robert Bryant, commander; Billy Floyd, judge advocate; and Mike Dishman, adjutant.