Today's Features

  • While visiting family over the holidays from Pittsburgh, Rose Benedict wanted to remember their reunion by taking two five-generations photos with her father and mother. In one, her father John W. Ellis joins Benedict, Benita M. Netherton, Destiney M. Cook and Tymprynce M. Neal, going oldest to youngest from the right. In the second, Benedict’s mother, Arlis M. Ellis, steps in. The Ellises live in Campbellsburg. The family got together at the Best Western in La Grange Dec. 24.

  • Mr. Corey Webb and Miss Hannah Embs wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their mother, Aimee Elizabeth Louden to Walter Mason Branhan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Branham of Waddy. Aimee is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Louden of Sulphur.
    The bride is a 1989 graduate of Henry County High School and a graduate of Kentucky College of Technology. She is presently employed at the medical practice of Dr. Siraj Siddiqi in LaGrange.
    The groom is a 1991 graduate of Paul G. Blazier High School. He is currently employed at Ficosa in Shelbyville.

  • Stevie Bernice Lyons

    Steven and Leslie Lyons of Turners Station would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Stevie Bernice Lyons, born November 21, 2014, at Norton’s Hospital. She weighted 4 pounds and 10 ounces and was 18.5 inches long.
    Siblings are Bryant Chayse Mitchell, Ethan Craig Lyons, Derrek Zachary Lyons, and Abbi Michelle Warren.
    Grandparents are Joyce Sizemore, Dean Warren, Pam Warren, Steve Lyons Sr., Brenda Cox and the late Bill Cox.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Thomas Biven of Cox’s Creek, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 24, 2014. They were married on Nov. 24, 1964 in Jeffersonville, Ind.
    Mr. Biven retired from Jeff Boat in Jeffersonville, Ind. in 2007. Mrs. Biven, the former Jessie Grace Smith from Henry and Shelby Counties, was a homemaker.
    They have two daughters, Kim Nalley, Bardstown and Robin Casey, Cox’s Creek; three grandsons; a granddaughter; two step-granddaughters; a great-grandson, a step-great-grandson and three step-great-granddaughters.

  • By Eleanor Jones Sharp

    Once Dr. Tom Jerry Smith told me, “Keep on writing!” He knew I was excited to write about bits and pieces about Drennon Springs.
    When some teenagers at Drennon Springs decided how fun time begins, we chose to have some hilarious fun. It was snowing, in all probability about three inches had fallen. It was enough to go sleigh riding.
    We were ready to go for a gigantic one-horse, or rather one-mule, sleigh ride on a two-horse sled we had.


    Arts & Crafts

    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.


    Church Services


    Bonnie and Wayne Ethington were married January 2, 1965, in Campbellsburg by the Reverend Harry Fegan, pastor of the Campbellsburg Methodist Church.

  • Arts & Crafts
    Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.

    Church Services
    First Presbyterian Church Christmas Eve service will be at 11 p.m.
    Pleasureville Christian Church will be hosting a Christmas Eve candlelight Service at 5 p.m. All are invited to attend.
    First Baptist Church of New Castle will host a Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m., then make the sanctuary available for quiet reflection from 6:30  to 7 p.m.



    As Mother Nature continues to give us more snow and ice there will be plenty of opportunity for falls.  


    According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 75 percent of people older than 65 have more than one chronic health problem. So, at this stage of life, it’s common to take many different drugs.