Today's News

  • Howard and Blair marry on July 16


  • 9-14-11 Birth Announcements

    Eric and Cassie Downs of Loretto announce the birth of a 7-pound, 6-ounce daughter, Ava Ann Downs, born Aug. 3, 2011, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
    Maternal grandparents are Frankie and Donna Hutchins of Lebanon.
    Paternal grandparents are Curtis and Irene Downs of Loretto.
    Great-grandparents are JoAnn and Charles Owen Smith of Lebanon and Marvin Hutchins and Nick and Ann Bickett, all of Loretto.
    Ava Ann has one brother, Caleb.

  • Graves and Miles will marry Sept. 23


    Gary and Becky Graves of Bardstown announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Amber, to Brock Paul Miles, son of Andy and Brenda Miles of St. Francis.
    Graves is employed at Spring View Clinic in Springfield.
    Miles is employed at Heaven Hill in Bardstown.
    The wedding is set for 7 p.m. Sept. 23, 2011, in St. Francis. A reception will follow the ceremony at the Loretto Activity Center.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Riley and Thomas will marry Sept. 30


  • Farmers celebrate 50 years


    C.W. and Shirley Farmer of Jessietown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 17, 2011. They celebrated earlier in the year with their family in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. They have two daughters, Debbie Thomas and Karen Gootee, and one son, Brad Farmer. They also have 5 grandchildren.

  • 9-14-11 Senior Citizens Menus

    Lebanon Center
    Monday, Sept. 19: Beef stew, coleslaw, peas, roll, ambrosia, skim milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 20: Chicken salad w/lettuce, three-bean salad, tomato slices, roll, orange rice pudding, skim milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 21: Baked pork ham, baked beans, cauliflower, roll, pineapple slices, skim milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 22: Stuffed green pepper, corn, roll, blushings clings, skim milk.
    Friday, Sept. 23: BBQ pork, cole slaw, baked beans, orange, brownie, skim milk.

  • 9-14-11 Birthday Announcement
  • Caldwell reunion held Aug. 20

    The descendants of Joseph (Doll) and James Caldwell, formerly of Calvary, united for a reunion Saturday, Aug. 20, at the home of William T. Caldwell in Louisville. Attending were people from Lebanon, Calvary, Loretto, Shelbyville, Louisville and Chicago, Ill.

  • Kentucky author will visit Sept. 19 to participate in Freshman Read


  • 9-14-11 School Menus

    Monday, Sept. 19: Pillsbury maple Burstin’ Mini Pancakes and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 20: Sausage breakfast pizza and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 21: Honey bun and toast or assorted cereal and toast, apple or variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 22: Biscuit and milk gravy or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.