Today's News

  • Dempsey-Berry

    Nicki Dempsey and Bob Berry, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tammy and Troy Wise of Rineyville and David and Amy Dempsey of Missouri.

    The groom is the son of Steve and Judy Berry of Hodgenville.

    The wedding is Oct. 22, 2011, in Bardstown.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Grimes-Russell

    Charles and Sharon Grimes of Eastview announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Nicole Grimes, to Chad Wade Russell, son of Crystal Deweese of Taylorsville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of the University of Kentucky and is employed by Pohl, Kiser and Aubrey law firm in Lexington.

    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of the United States Army Flight School and is a pilot for the Kentucky National Guard in Frankfort.

    The wedding is at 5 p.m. Oct. 15, 2011, at The Brown-Pusey House with a reception to follow.

  • Martin

    Lauren Elizabeth Blair and James Dean Martin were married by Danny Bryan on Sept. 24, 2011, at Camp Carlson Lodge in Muldraugh in a double-ring ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Kenny and Karen Blair of Vine Grove.

    The groom is the son of Rod and Jan Martin of Radcliff.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father.

    Maid of honor was Lindsey Blair of Radcliff, cousin of the bride;  and bridesmaids were Megan Hobbs of Flaherty and Beth Gooch of Lexington.

  • Parents welcome Andrew Morganthal

    Sean and Mia Wireman announce the birth of a son, Andrew Morganthal Wireman, on Aug. 22, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19.25 inches long.

    Sisters are Katherine and Caroline.

    Grandparents are George and Linda Wireman of Franklin, Ind., and Jack and Wandalee Crain-Watts of Joplin, Mo. 

  • Sisters welcome Megan Elizabeth

    McKenna and Macy Johnson announce the birth of a sister, Megan Elizabeth Johnson, on March 24, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Matt and Shauna Johnson of Elizabethtown.

    Maternal grandparents are Doug and Vickie Hilton of Hodgenville. Paternal grandparents are Rodney and Diana Johnson of Elizabethtown.

  • Adamses celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Starr and Sherry Adams of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 15, 2011.

    They were married Oct. 15, 1961, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Cooks Mills, Ill.

    They have two children, Eric Adams of Elizabethtown and Wendy Dykes of Columbia; and nine grandchildren.

  • Reesors celebrate 55th wedding anniversary

    Jim and Noreida Reesor of Radcliff celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Oct. 3, 2011.

    They were married Oct. 3, 1956, at Horse Cave Baptist Church in Horse Cave.

    They have three children, Lynne Evans, Vicki Houk and Lisa Ortis; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

  • Uzzells celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Jimmy and Marie Uzzell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house given by their children and grandchildren from 2 to 4 p.m., Oct. 15, 2011, at College Heights United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown.

    They were married Oct. 15, 1961, by the Rev. A.J. Irvin at Glenn’s Chapel United Methodist Church near Spring Hill, Tenn.

    They are members of College Heights United Methodist Church.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

    The couple request no gifts.

  • Upton Days Contest winners


  • Upton Days Karaoke winners

    Winners in the age 11 and under category, first place Casey Priddy, second place Savannah Sheyenne Rose and third place Kelly Logsdon; age 12 to 17 winners were: first place Michalea Rock and  second place was the duo of Ashley Dorsey and Kate Carnes; age 18 and over, first place tie with Alex Nunn and Grant Miller, second place was Clint Abell and third place was Bridgett Nealy. Overall contest winner and winner of $100 was Grant Miller.