LORI COLLINS AND JASON SCHRECK Lori Collins of Glendale and Jason Schreck of Hampton, Va., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Linda Collins of Glendale and Michael and Cindy Collins of Elizabethtown.
JEREMY EMMERLING Jeremy Emmerling earned his Eagle Scout in Boy Scout Troop 221, chartered by College Heights United Methodist Church, on Sept. 16, 2008. An Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held for him on Nov. 29. Jeremy’s Eagle project consisted of building a 20x30-foot pavilion for College Heights Methodist Church. He is the son of Ryan and Nikki Emmerling.
At the Elizabethtown Lions Club’s Christmas banquet on Dec. 16, the recipients of the Melvin Jones Award were announced. They are, from left: Gary Miles, Ronnie Penwell and Clarence Burman. A Melvin Jones recipient is one who has shown exemplary service as a member of the International Lions Club, and one who is living to the fullest the Lion motto, “We Serve.”
MR. AND MRS. HAVENS, THEN…AND NOW Milton and Willa Mae Havens of Vine Grove are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary today, Dec. 28, 2008. The former Willa Mae Witten was married to Milton T. Havens on Dec. 28, 1963, at Vine Grove Baptist Church by Brother Harlan McGinnis.
The speaker at the Jan. 6 Noon Rotary Club meeting was Dan Kenny from the Kentucky Equine Education Project. Kenny pointed out that horses are the number one cash crop in the state and have a $4 billion economic impact in the state. There are app. 320,000 horses in the state. The purpose of the project is to unite the horse industry and effect legislative changes to benefit the industry.
Back row, Waleska Westerman, Renie Bieber, Sue Campbell, Liz Kimble, Lottie Chatoney, Betty McClaugherty and Ramona Lovall; front row, Lois Morrissey, Aretha Hunt, Elfriede Latendresse and Margaret Page.
BELL. Air Force Lt. Col. Wayne E. Bell has returned to the Global Positioning Systems Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base, El Segundo, Calif., after being deployed overseas in support of Operation Enduring Freedoom. Bell is a system integration chief with 20 years of military service. He is the son of Burtis and Marjorie Bell of Radcliff. His wife, Donna, is the daughter of Arvie G. Young of Northridge, Denton, Texas.
Mr. and Mrs. Steven Burzlaff of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Mary Caroline Burzlaff, to David Michael Bostic, son of Rev. and Mrs. Raliegh Bostic of Cecilia.
The wedding is January 10, 2009, at First Church of the Nazarene in Elizabethtown. A reception will follow at Brown-Pusey House.