• Birth-Leake

    Jessica and Justin Leake, of Chaplin, announce the birth of a son, Charles ‘Knox’ Leake, Sept. 5, 2013, at Baptist Health in Louisville. He weighed 8 pounds, 2.7 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Lynn and Becky Terrell, of Chaplin. Paternal grandparents are Chuck and Brenda Leake, of Bardstown. Great-grandparents are Bobo Terrell, of Chaplin, Samuel Barnes, of Bardstown, Itty Thompson, of Loretto, and Ray and Rosemary Leake, of Springfield.
    The baby was welcomed home by a sister, Tatum Lynn.

  • Birth-Hughes

    Amber Thompson and Michael Hughes Jr., of Bardstown, announce the birth of a son, Gunner Ray, July 23, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

  • Birth-Gaskin

    Tiffany and Brian Gaskin, of Oakwood, Ohio, announce the birth of a son, Deveroe Alan, Sept. 20, 2013, at their home. He weighed 9 pounds and was 23 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Al and Vickie Leras, of Bardstown. Paternal grandparents are Nancy and Bob Mercer, of Russell Springs.
    The baby was welcomed home two brothers, Isaac and Taite and three sisters, Tierney, Maebry and Lena.

  • Anniv-Pennington

    David and Ruby Pennington celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct 11th with their family. They were married on Oct. 11, 1963, at Bloomfield Baptist Church.

  • Anniversary-Hardin

    Ray and Elizabeth Johnson Hardin, of Bardstown, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 20. They were married Oct. 20, 1953 by A.D. Foreman, county judge in Taylorsville. The couple has eight children, Larry, San Diego, Jeffery, of LaGrange, Brenda Sue, Boston, LindaLue Hicks, of Mount Washington, Debra Jean Clemons, of Mount Washington, Joseph Richard Hardin, of Bardstown, and James Daniel , deceased; 14 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.

  • Manley, Mattingly

    Scott and Tammy Manley and Rosemarie and Ron Wimsett, all of Bardstown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Manley, to Philip Brent Mattingly, son of Eugene and Suzanne Mattingly, of Springfield.
    The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Bethlehem High School and a 2011 graduate of the University of Louisville. She is a self-employed massage therapist in Bardstown.
    The groom-elect is a 2005 graduate of Washington County High School and a 2011 graduate of St. Catharine College. He is employed by Whayne Supply Company in Lexington.

  • Jarrett, Adams

    James and Jennifer Jarrett, of Bloomfield, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara-Grace Nilene Jarrett, to Jacob William Adams, son of Claude and Susan Adams, of Greenville, S.C.
    The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Christian Academy of Louisville.
    The groom is a 2008 graduate of Highland Park Christian and a 2012 graduate pf Furman University. He is a 2nd Lt. In the U.S. Army.
    The wedding is scheduled for 7 p.m. Oct. 19 at the home of the bride’s parents in Bloomfield.
    Invitations have been sent.

  • Birth

    Jadonna and Emmett Fulkerson, of New Hope, announce the birth of a daughter, Drew Elise, Sept. 19, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Murrell and Pat Hagan, of New Hope. Paternal grandparents are Harold and Theresa Fulkerson, of Cox’s Creek, and  Carl and Donna Lewis, of Bardstown. Great-grandparents are Mary Clark, of New Hope, and Rose Fulkerson, of Bardstown.
    The baby was welcomed home by two sisters, Emma, 6 and Cali, 5.

  • Anniversary

    Harvey Hayden Jr. and Wanda Hayden will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 19.
    They were married Oct. 19, 1963 in Boston.
    Mr. Hayden is a retired dairy farmer. Mrs. Hayden works for the United States Postal Service.
    They have three daughters, Lisa Roby, pat Hicks and Karen Grubbs; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

  • Jarrett-Baxter

    Erin Michelle Jarrett and Chris Baxter, both of Winchester, were married at 2 p.m. April 20, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Winchester.
    Pastor Jeff Wood officiated the ceremony.
    The bride is the daughter of James and Jennifer Jarrett, of Bloomfield.
    The bride was given in marriage by her father.
    The maid-of-honor was Jen Tate.
    Bridesmaid was Melissa Moore.
    The flower girl was Theresa Jarrett, daughter of the bride.
    The ring bearer was David Jarrett, son of the bride.
    The best man was David Holloway.