• Peyton Dale Preston

    Peyton Dale Preston celebrated his first birthday with a party at his grandparents' house on Saturday, March 17, 2012.

    Peyton was born on Friday, March 16, 2011.

    Parents are Travis and Bridgette Preston of Pendleton.

    Grandparents are Carl and Sissy Preston and Wayne and Paula Edens.

  • Rylee Daniel Elmore

    Amy Banta and Joey Elmore announce the birth of their son, Rylee Daniel Elmore born Feb. 3, 2012, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19¼ inches long.

    Grandparents are Mary Roberts of Bethlehem; Joyce and Melvin Patterson, Harrisonville; and Joseph Elmore, Louisville.

  • Hailey Nicole Banta

    Cameron Banta and Nichole Benham of Bethlehem announce the birth of their daughter Hailey Nicole Banta, born Feb. 21, 2012, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    She weighed 7 pounds, 4½ ounces, and was 20½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Amy Banta of Bethlehem and Sondra Goodlett and Lawrenceburg.

    Great-grandparents are Mary Roberts, Bethlehem, and Robert and Trish Banta, Pleasureville.


    Sammie and Sarah Rison II of Campbellsburg announce the birth of their daughter, Caroline Elizabeth Rison, born Oct. 10, 2011, at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville. She weighed 9 pounds, 14.3 ounces, and was 21 ½ inches long.

    She has two siblings, Tyler and Phylisity.

    Grandparents are Bill and Brenda Cox, Port Royal; Steven Lyons, Shelbyville; Sammie and Violet Rison; and the late Mary Etta Rison.

    Great-grandparents are Doug and Louise Butts; Shirley Lyons; and Gene Woosley.

  • Emma Rae Tingle

    Kevin and Cassie Tingle of Sulphur announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Rae Tingle, born Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at Suburban Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Billy Dick and Robbie Jaehnigen, Sulphur; Patricia Hernandez, Eminence; Larry and Shelia Tingle, Shelbyville.

    Great-grandparents are Paul and Vivian Dabkowski, Pendleton; Bobby and Ruth Earl Harrod, New Castle; Elnora McAllister, Eminence; Peggy Tingle, Eminence.

  • Birth - Ryan Hampton Nolin

    Bryan and Fran Nolin of Smithfield announce the birth of their son, Ryan Hampton Nolin, born Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, at Suburban Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long.  He has one brother, Baylor Nolin.

    Grandparents are Rick and Mary Louise Schepman, New Castle and Ann and Allen Nolin, Smithfield.

    Great-grandparents are Layton and Betsy Rouse, New Castle; Robert and Irene Ison, Frankfort; Berdine Nolin, Smithfield; Jean Moore, Frankfort and the late Russell Nolin.

  • Luke Josiah Peiffer

    Adam and Shannon Peiffer of Belleville, Ill., announce the birth of their son, Luke Josiah Peiffer born Monday, Aug. 8, 2011, at Belleville Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds 9 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Grandparents are Steve and Reba Pollard, Campbellsburg; Ron and Peggy Zearing, Lexington, Ind.; Nancy Peiffer, Belleville and Ernie and Jane Peiffer, Prairie Du Rocher, Ill.

    Great-grandparents are David and Shirley Watson, La Grange, and Ernie Peiffer, Millstadt, Ill.

  • Engagement - Morel-Estes

    Hayden and Samantha Estes would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their parents, Bobbie Morel and Devon Estes.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Stephanie Deckard, Defoe and Robert Morel, Louisville.
    The groom is the son of Mark and Nancy Estes, Eminence.

    The wedding will take place at 1 p.m., Oct. 22, 2011, at the Bagdad Ruritan Club in Bagdad. A reception will follow. All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Birth - Landon Tyler Booher

    Jeremy and Lacie Booher announce the birth of their son, Landon Tyler Booher, born June 14, 2011, at Suburban Hospital in Louisville. He weighed 8 pounds 14 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Lawrence and Diane Rabourn and Dewayne and Leisa Booher, all of Pendleton.

    Great-grandparents are Darrell and Barbara Kemper; Bobby and Sarah Rabourn; Carol and Sam Booher and Bill and Judy Masters.

  • Birth - Brennan Rilee Mays

    Brooklyn LeeAnn Mays announces the birth of her sister, Brennan Rilee Mays born Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Baptist Hospital Northeast. She weighed 8 pounds and 5 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Sonny and Mary Mays of Pendleton.

    Grandparents are Jerry and Kim Floyd and Victoria Wade, all of La Grange. Nelson and Joyce Mayse, Pendleton and Mark Mays, Sulphur.

    Great grandmother is Betty Hogan of Beattyville.