• Downs earns Eagle Scout

    Lucas Ray Downs has earned the highest advancement award Boys Scouts of America offers, the Eagle Scout award.  Downs was recognized in a ceremony Aug. 31 at St. Gregory Catholic Church in Cox’s Creek.

    A member of Old Kentucky Home Troop 721, Downs is one of approximately 4 percent of all Boy Scouts who attain the Eagle rank.  Each candidate must earn 21 merit badges and successfully complete a community, church or synagogue-related service project to earn his Eagle. 

  • Bethlehem High class of 1964 celebrates 50th anniversary
  • BIRTH: Taylor

    Erica Nicole Chapman and David Lee Taylor, of Bardstown, announce the birth of a son, Sawyer Joseph Taylor. Hs was born Aug. 16 at Flaget Memorial Hospital. He weight 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Dana Eads, Sharon Edmondson and Rick Taylor.

    Sawyer was also welcomed by two brothers, Gavin, 9, and Logan, 2.

  • BIRTH: Riley

    Andy and Tonya Riley, of Bardstown, announce the birth of identical twin sons, Damien Wayne and Jacob Trae Riley. They were born Aug. 9 at Norton Hospital in Louisville. They each weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces, and were 18.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Larry and Dina Lambdin and Bobby and Patty Riley. Damien and Jacob were also welcomed by a brother, Travis, 3, and a sister, Maddie, 6.

  • BIRTH: Mahoney

    Micah Mahoney, 5, of New Haven, announces the birth of a sister, Sophie Noel Mahoney. She was born June 16 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Stephanie and Michael Mahoney, of New Haven.

    Grandparents are Tina and Kenny McWaters, of Buffalo and Louisville and June and Jerry Mahoney, of New Haven.

    Sophie was also welcomed by a sister, Bailey, 24.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Wilmouth-Nalley

    James and Martha Wilmouth announce the engagement of their daughter, Sheila Kay Wilmouth, to Francis Craig Nalley, son of Brenda and the late Gerald Nalley.

    The wedding will be Sept. 13, 2014, at 2 p.m.

    Friends and relatives are invited.

  • MILITARY: Huff

    Air Force Airman Joshua T. Huff recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

    Huff is the son of James A. Huff of Van Lear, and Deena K. Huff of Oneida, Tenn. He is the brother of Derrick Carrico, of Bardstown, and the grandson of Bill and Loreno Edwards, of Danville.

    He is a 2013 graduate of Scott High School, Huntsville, Tenn.

  • Engagement: Boone-Hagan

    Bernie (Nellie) Boone & Janie (Scott) Stoke, New Haven, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Boone, to Pat Hagan, son of Deryl & Kathy Hagan, New Hope.  They will have a private wedding Ceremony at 5 p.m. Sept. 6, at the family farm, 3250 Howardstown Rd in New Haven. Reception to follow at 7 p.m. All friends, family and relatives invited.

  • Birth: Beam

    Angela Curtsinger and Stephen Beam of Bardstown announce the birth of a son, Ethan Chevy Beam. He was born July 31 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He weighed 7 lbs., 5 oz. and was 19 in. long.

    Grandparents are Rebecca Lewis of Bloomfield, Timmy Curtsinger of Washington County, Mary Lou Cummings of Bloomfield and Stephen Beam of Elizabethtown.

    Ethan was welcomed by a sister, Madison, 3. 

  • Birth:Kimbleton

    Kristina and Michael Kimbleton, of Bloomfield announce the birth of a daughter, Jandy Leeann Kimbleton. She was born Aug. 12 at Flaget Memorial Hospital. She was 8lbs., 10 oz. and was 19.75 inches long.

    Grandparents are Wes and Kathy Yates and James and Joye Kimbleton, all of Bloomfield.

    Jandy was welcomed by two sisters, Jacey, 6, and Jannah, 3.