B.J. and Jamie Knotts of Goodlettsville, Tenn., announce the birth of a 7-pound, 6-ounce son, Matthew Preston Knotts, born Sept. 30, 2013, at Summit Medical Center, Hermitage, Tenn.
Maternal grandparents are Glenn and Lynn Russell of Loretto.
Paternal grandparents are Wayne and Dusty Knotts of Bowling Green.
Great-grandparents are Mary Mudd and Teresa Russell, both of Lebanon.
Matthew Preston has two sisters, Kira Peyton and Lorelei Piper.
The Rosenwald Reunion Committee will host a Gala Event from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, Nov. 29 at the K.C. Hall. Semi-formal dress. Music will be provided by Frankie Boy.
Class of 1981-1983
The classes of 1981, 1982 and 1983 will be having a reunion from 7 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30 at McB’s, formerly Big Jim’s. South 49 will provide the entertainment. Socializing will be from 7-9 p.m. before the band starts. No formal invitations will be sent.
Country 100.9 MIKE FM would like to extend an invitation to all Marion County children between the ages of 3-10 years old to participate in a drawing that will determine who will light the community Christmas tree. The lighting of this tree is the official kick-off of the Dickens Christmas Celebration. The lighting of the tree will take place on Friday, Dec. 6, at 5:30 p.m. in Court Square (winner will need to be downtown at 5:15 p.m.).
William Seldon Rakes celebrated his 2nd birthday on Oct. 20, 2013. He is the son of William Randy “Syboo” and Cathy Blair Rakes of Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Milton and Leola Blair of Lebanon. Paternal grandparents are Gail Pounce of Bradfordsville, the late Seldon and Peggy Bright, and the late William Randy Rakes all of Bradfordsville.
Seldon has one brother, Christopher Mattingly, and two sisters, Christina Mattingly and Navaeh Rakes.
Evan and Sami Jo Tate of Brandenbug announce the birth of an 8-pound, 6-ounce daughter, Collins Lynn, born Oct. 21, 2013, at Baptist Health Louisville.
Maternal grandparents are Larry and Jeanne Wilson Kirk of Marion. Paternal grandparents are Michael and Rita Tate of Hardinsburg. Great-grandparents are Sue Wilson of Lebanon and the late Billy Wilson, Marie Kirk of Marion and the late Leon Kirk, Clara Ross of Bewleyville and the late Will Stanley Ross and the late Edna and Franklin Tate of Hardinsburg.