This past week two classes were held on basic CPR at the Loretto Senior Center by firefighter Josh Ballard. I attended the class on Monday evening and was very pleased with the technique performed now to help keep one alive until help arrives after the 911 call. Talking to others that were at the Wednesday class said they were very impressed also.
Memorial Day generally opens the beginning of swimming pool, hot tub and spa recreational activities in Kentucky. As enjoyable as these activities are practical safety practices should always be observed and reviewed throughout the season. Of the many hazards associated with water, electrical safety is the one most often ignored and misunderstood.
The 39th annual reunion of the descendants of Jacob and Eleanor (Neley) Silvertooth Cocanougher will be held at The American Legion Hall on West US 150 at Perryville Sunday, July 27, 2014 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Potluck dinner will be served about 1 p.m. Bring family, friends, food, photos, family tree information, family artifacts, stories, and a smile. If you need further information, contact Mike Crain 859-368-3853 Postcardlex@aol.com or Bill and Beulah Cocanougher Jones 859-236-9695.
The descendants of L.C. Sr. and Elizabeth Alice Gordon will have a family reunion on Sunday, June 8 at the Raywick Community Center and park. A potluck lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Bring enough food and drinks for your family. Tableware and ice furnished.
Nathan Yaste and Jennifer Riggs of Lebanon announce the birth of a 6-pound, 6-ounce son, Wyatt Michael Yaste, born May 23, 2014, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Michael and Dorothy Riggs of Lebanon.
Paternal grandparents are David Yaste of Lebanon and Pamela Brady of Raywick.
Great-grandparents are Al Brady, Martha Brady and Lillian Riggs, all of Lebanon, and Goebel Jr. and Faye Yaste of Loretto.
Wyatt Michael has one sister, Alexia Lackey.
Keith and Sara Walker of Louisville announce the engagement of their daughter, Paige Walker, to Kevin Mattingly, son of Mark and Debby Mattingly of Lebanon.
Walker is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and a teacher at Bloomfield Elementary.
Mattingly graduated from the University of Kentucky and works at the Mattingly Family Farm.
A private June wedding is planned.