Scott Alexander and Cece Gardiner of Lebanon announce the birth of a 7-pound, 2-ounce daughter, Elin Karyn Gardiner, born Nov. 19, 2010, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Linda Blair of Loretto and Louis Blanford of St. Francis.
Paternal grandparents are Elmer and Faye George of Lebanon.
Elin Karyn has one brother, Jaxon.
Ke’Avia Adams celebrated her 5th birthday Nov. 7, 2010. She is the daughter of Christina Sanders and John Adams and the granddaughter of Diane Sanders. She had five brothers, Cash and Max Taylor and John, Zachary and Chaedyn Adams, and one sister, Ambrasia Adams.
Marie and John Graves of Springfield announce the birth of a 7-lb., 2-oz. daughter, Ann Preslee, born Oct. 9, 2010 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Lois Craig of Finley.
Paternal grandparents are George and Glenna Graves of Springfield.
Ann Preslee has a sister, Gracie Marie, and a brother, Jaxon Craig.
Ray and Mary Jane Nugent of Loretto announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Julie, to Jet Robinson, son of Tim and Kathy Robinson of Bowling Green.
Nugent graduated from University of Louisville in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in marketing and is now a student again at UofL pursuing a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She is employed at Home Instead Senior Care.
Robinson is a 2007 graduate of UofL with a Bachelor of Science in sports administration. He is employed at Target.
Mary June Tharp of Lebanon and Mike and Theresa Tharp of Gravel Switch announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rachel Tharp, to Joshua Culver, son of Marvin and Lisa Culver of Loretto.
Tharp is a 2006 graduate of Marion County High School and a 2010 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s of social work. She is employed with the Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging in Hopkinsville.
Larry and Sheila Smith of Springfield would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Chasity Nicole Smith, to Jonathan Allen Renfro, son of John Renfro of Springfield and Catherine Barnett of Louisville.
Smith is a 2006 graduate of Washington County High School, is currently attending Campbellsville University and is employed at Loretto Motherhouse.
Renfro is a 2006 graduate of Washington County High School and is employed at Lebanon Machine Shop.
The Bradfordsville Christmas Parade will be this Saturday, Dec. 4 at 3 p.m. Entries are to meet at the Bradfordsville Baptist Church at 2:30 p.m.
The ham/turkey supper will be at 4:30 p.m. Menu consists of turkey and/or ham, green beans, potatoes, dressing, slaw, cranberry sauce, rolls, drink and dessert. There is a cost for the meal.
The Community Choir will perform a Christmas ensemble at 7 p.m. at the Bradfordsville Art Center. There is no admission.
Johanna Marie Blanford and James Fredrick Mudd, Jr. were united in marriage Friday, July 16, 2010 at 7 p.m. at St. Augustine Catholic Church. Deacon Joseph Dant officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Paul and Margaret Blanford and Stanley and Shelly Hourigan. Grandparents are Al and Helen Spalding and Carolyn Blanford and the late Joseph Blanford.
The groom is the son of Fred and Sharon Mudd. Grandparents are the late Phillip and Josephine Mudd and Dortha Mattingly and the late Thomas “Wish” Mattingly.
Andrea and Bill Bellis and Richard Taylor, all of Louisville, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Taylor, to Steve Farmer, son of Judy Farmer of Lebanon.
The bride earned a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Kentucky and is employed by the Jefferson County Public School system at Seneca High School.
The groom earned a bachelor’s degree in business from St. Catharine College and is owner of Fuel Fitness in Springfield.
Linda Wright of Greensburg and Donnie Wright of Scottsville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Crystal Dawn, to Adam Cecil, son of Joseph and Cheryl Cecil of Calvary.
Wright is a 2005 graduate of Green County High School and a 2009 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College. She is employed by the Greensburg Record-Herald in Greensburg.
Cecil is a 2005 graduate of Marion County High School, a 2009 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College and is employed at Bluegrass Cellular in Columbia.