• ENGAGEMENT: Blume, Keeling

    Ronald and Deborah Blume, of Louisville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Etscorn Blume, to Patrick Seay Keeling, son of Mark and Carol Keeling, of Bardstown.

    The bride-elect is a graduate of Assumption High School and the University of Louisville.

    The groom-elect is a graduate of Nelson County High School and attended Murray State University.

    The wedding is scheduled for 3 p.m. Oct. 22 at Deatsville Inn.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Pennington, Johnson

    Tim and Pam Pennington, of Bloomfield, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah Lynn Pennington, to Thomas Hoffman Johnson, son of Jamie and Mary Beth Johnson, of Shelbyville.

    The wedding is scheduled for 2 p.m. Dec. 3 at Willisburg Church of God.

    A reception will follow at Bishop Event Center, 160 Iroquois Trail in Bloomfield. All family and friends are invited.

  • BIRTH: Medley

    Patrick and Deena Medley, of Bardstown, announce the birth of a daughter, Aisling Rose, Sept. 16, 2016, at Flaget Memorial Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Jim and Kathy O’Dillon, of Macon, Ga. Paternal grandparents are Doug and Rosemary Medley, of Ellijay, Ga. Great-grandmother is Carol Bell, of Burleson, Texas.

    The baby was welcomed home by a sister, Saoirse, 2.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Newtons celebrate 50 years

    Charles and Regina “Jeanie” Newton, of Lebanon Junction, will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Sept. 3, 2016. Mrs. Newton is the former Regina Ann McMillen.

    They were married on Sept. 3, 1966, by her brother, the Rev. William McMillen at St. Clare Church in Colesburg.

    Charles graduated from Bellarmine College and retired from General Electric after 37 years of service.

    Regina graduated from St. Anthony Hospital School of Nursing, worked for several years and chose to be a homemaker.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Reeds celebrate 50 years

    Joe and Linda Reed celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 18, 1966.

    They have three children, Theresa Reed, Lisa Bischoff and Scott Reed; and six grandchildren.

    They had a luau with family and friends on June 25.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Willetts celebrate 60 years

    Bennie and Joyce Willett celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Aug.17. They were married Aug. 17, 1956.

    They have four children, Bennie, Kevin, Sissy and Ronnie; six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Janeses celebrate 63 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Janes celebrated 63 years of marriage Aug. 12.

    They have four daughters, Diane Unseld, Marlene Greenwell, Faye Janes and Mona Allen; two sons, Charlie Janes and the late Vincent Greenwell; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

  • ENGAGEMENT:Jones, Ritchie

    Gary and Marlene Breeden, of Cox’s Creek, announce the engagement of their daughter, Britney Jones, to Morgan Ritchie, son of Morgan Ritchie and Cathy Hardin, of Bardstown.

    The wedding is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Nelson County Fairgrounds.

    All friends and family are welcome.

  • ENGAGEMENT:Allgeier, Collins

    Jeannie and Steve Allgeier, of Cox’s Creek, announce the engagement of their daughter Alicia Jean Allgeier to Dustin Daniel Collins, son of Cathy and Russell Collins, of Winchester.

    The bride-elect graduated from Bellarmine University in 2009. She is employed as a physical therapist at UK Healthcare in Lexington.

    The groom-elect graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2004. He is a marketing specialist with Van Meter Insurance in Lexington.

  • ENGAGEMENT:Hutchins, Chaney

    Dale and Lila Foster, of Bardstown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica N. “Nikki” Hutchins, to Dr. John H. Chaney, son of Drs. Glen and Sally Chaney, of Paducah.

    The couple are graduates of the University of Louisville.

    The bride-elect is a manager for site operations at U.S. WorldMeds.

    The groom-elect is a cardio-thoracic surgeon at Central Baptist Hospital.

    The wedding is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Walnut Way Farm in Shelbyville.

    Invitations are being sent.