• Larkin receives Army commendation

    U.S. Army Spec. 4 Noble Lee Larkin was awarded the Army Commendation Medal for heroism in combat against Afghan insurgents while serving with the 125th Transportation Company. He is the son of Robert and Nikki Larkin of Shelbyville and GeorgeAnn Tucker of Lexington and grandson of Georgia D. Bryant of Lexington.

  • Birth: Roberts son

    Doug and Carrie Robertsof Carthage, Mo., announce the birth of their third child, a son, at 11:01 a.m. on July 8, 2013 at Mercy McCune Brooks Hospital in Carthage, Mo. He has been named Ethan Gregory Roberts.

    He weighed 8 pounds and 2 ounces and was 21.25 inches long. He has two older sisters, 4-year-old Hope and 1-year-old Jordan.

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  • Engagement: Dempsey-Maddox

    Linda and Bobby Jamison and Danny Joe Dempsey, all of Shelbyville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Crystal Ann Dempsey of Shelbyville, to Richard Scott Maddox of Louisville. He is the son of Christina Maddox of Louisville and John and Joyce Maddox of Richmond, Ind.

    She is a co-owner/groomer of Fuzzy Dog Salon LLC in Shelbyville. He is a Landscaper for Billingsely Lawn Care in Bagdad.

    The wedding will take place at 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 19, 2013.

  • Enagagement: Phillips-Morhet II

    Lisa and Ken Phillips of Simpsonvilleannounce the engagement of their daughter, Dawn Phillips of Louisville, to Keith Morhet II of Louisville. He is the son of Keith and Toni Morhet of Benton, Ill.

    She attended Faces by KLM Studio of Makeup Design and is a freelance makeup artist.

    He is received his degree in advertising at Murray State University and works with Anheuser Busch.

    The wedding will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 26, 2013, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

  • Wedding: Ashley

    Shelia and Jamie Ashley were married June 1, 2013, at Waddy Christian Church.

    Parents of the bride are Betty and Robert L. Gaines of Waddy. The groom is the son of Rosie Ashley of Louisville and Sheila and Freddy Wirth of Louisville.

    Tina Glossin of Waddy Christian Church officiated the ceremony. A reception was held in the fellowship hall of the church.

    The couple went to Myrtle Beach, S.C., for a honeymoon and will reside in Louisville.

  • 50th anniversary: Sandra Bell and Hansel Hill Jr.

    Sandra Bell and Hansel Hill Jr. of Graefenburg have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on Sept. 20, 1963, at the Graefenburg Christian Church by Rev. George Watson.

    Their children are Angela Turton (Ralph) of Frankfort, Daymond Reed Hill (Jane) of Winter Garden, Fla.; and grandchildren are D.J., Lily, Bella, Emmy Hill and Tori Turton.

  • 50th anniversary: Phyllis and Roy Temple Jr.

    Phyllis and Roy Temple Jr. of Mount Eden have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on Sept. 21, 1963, in Mount Eden by the Rev. Bob Johnson.

    He is a farmer and pastor of Pleasant Hill Christian Church.

    She was the former Phyllis Walls and is retired from the health department.

    They will celebrate with their family.

    They have three children, Debbie Long, Paula Temple and Brian Temple, all of Mount Eden; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

  • Wedding: Mitchell

    Brittany Jean Bohannon and Michael Paul Mitchell were married May 18, 2013 at the Simpsonville Community Center gymnasium.

    Parents of the bride are Dana Adkins of Knoxville, Tenn., and Pete Bohannon of Southville. The groom is the son of Ruthie Cook of Shelbyville and Paul Mitchell of Lawrenceburg.

    Rev. Bill Taylor officiated the double-ring ceremony.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.

    Maid of honor was Amanda Price of Shelbyville, sister of bride.

  • 30th anniversary: Chris and Katy Kleymeyer

    Chris and Katy Kleymeyer have been married for 30 years. The couple was married Sept. 10, 1983.

    They moved to Shelbyville in 2004 from Fort Knox when Col. Kleymeyer retired after 30 years as a military policeman, where he was the commander of the Fort Knox Military Police. He is now the director of training for the Department of Corrections in Kentucky’s Justice and Public Safety Cabinet.

    She is the former Katy C. Huntelmann, of Fort Mitchell and is employed at Bluegrass Checking in Shelbyville.