Bentley and Ashley Blair of St. Louis, Mo. announce the birth of an 8-pound, 1-ounce son, Bentley Russell “Russ” Blair Jr. born July 30, 2014.
Maternal grandparents are Randy Roberts of St. Louis, Mo. and the late Nancy Roberts. Paternal grandparents are Benny and Mary Anne Blair of Lebanon.
Mr. and Mrs. Lester Ray Shouse Sr. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 1, 2014. They celebrated with a family dinner on Aug. 3. Attending the party were their children, grandchildren, family, and friends.
Alice retired from Jane & Linda Sewing Factory. Ray retired from American Fuji Seal.
Benedict-Shewmaker reunion was held Sunday, Sept. 14 at Masonic Temple in Lebanon.
There were 72 family members present and one guest. Oldest member present was Lorene Bagwell. Youngest present was Grant Mathis from Berea. Traveling the furthest was Marvin and Marsha Phipps of Dublin, Ohio.
The 2015 reunion will be held on the second Sunday of September 2015.
Class of 1974
The MCHS Class of 1974 will have their 40-year reunion at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at Lebanon Knights of Columbus Hall, South Spalding Avenue. Finger foods and soft drinks will be provided. For more information, contact Aileen Thompson, 270-692-3021.
Class of 1979
The MCHS Class of 1979 will have their 35-year reunion on Sept. 13 at Rosewood in Lebanon. For more information email Pauline Thompson Settles at firstname.lastname@example.org, on facebook, or call 502-507-5413. No invitations are being mailed.