• I'm one: Jayden Kent Smith

    Jayden Kent Smith celebrated his first birthday Sept. 27, 2012.

    He is the son of Amber and Jerome Smith of Simpsonville.

    Grandparents are Julie Brown of Simpsonville, Tim Brown of Louisville, Helen Clark and Beverly Clark, of Shelbyville and Janie and Bill Akins of Manson N.C. Great-grandparents are Shirley and Larry Vessels of Simpsonville and Janice and Glenn Brown of Louisville.

  • I'm one: Reece Harrod

    Reece Harrod celebrated his first birthday on July 26, 2012.

    He is the son of Dawn and Mike Harrod, both of Shelbyville.

    Grandparents are Marsha James and Horace and Kitty Harrod, all of Shelbyville.

  • Engagement: Sargent-Marston

    Sherri and Mike Marston announce the engagement of their son, Matthew Kyle Marston, to Taylor Rene’ Sargent. She is the daughter of Dr. Tim and Jenny Sargent of Maysville.

    The wedding will take place at 4 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2012.

    The couple will have a double-ring garden ceremony overlooking the Ohio River, with the reception at the Maysville Country Club.

  • Engagement: Hughes-May

    Marlene Hughes of Drennon and Danny May of Eminence will be married with a private, double-ring ceremony on Sept. 10, 2012.

    She is the daughter of Vicky LeMaster of Drennon and the late Jack McDowell.

    He is the son of Thelma May of Eminence and the late J.T. May.

    A reception will be held at a later date.

  • Birth: Atchison daughter

    Kyle and Amanda Atchison of Eminence announce the birth of their second child, a daughter, on Aug. 6, 2012 at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville. She has been named Emily Grace Atchison.

    She weighed 6 pounds and 9 ounces and was 20 inches long. She has an older sister, Madalyn Marie Atchison.

    Grandparents are Sandy Jones and Roy Lockridge of Bagdad, Bobby Rankin of Defoe, Sheila Atchison of New Castle and Raymond Atchison of Eminence.

  • Engagement: Pierson-Hilbert

    Lee S. Miller and Deborah S. Fox of Shelbyvilleannounce the engagement of their daughter, Gretchen Ann Pierson of Louisville, to Brandon Ray Hilbert of Louisville. He is the son of Monica and Larry K. Hilbert of Louisville and Levina and Darryl G. Walker of Shelbyville.

    The wedding will take place at 6 p.m. Sept. 1, 2012 at Red Orchard Park in Shelbyville, with a reception to follow.

    Pierson and Hilbert are both employed at Bone-Dry Waterproofing Inc.

  • 51st anniversary: Pearl and Tommy McCann

    Pearl and Tommy McCann of Shelbyville celebrated 51 years of marriage on Aug. 20, 2012.

    They are parents of Barbara Morgan, Jane Harrod, Kim Vanetta and Thomas McCann, all of Shelbyville. They have 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

  • Clayton wins Purchase Award

  • Scouts attend day camp

    More than 100 Shelby County Cub Scouts attended the Daniel Boone district annual day camp at Lake Shelby in June. One of the activities was for all the scouts to celebrate themselves.

  • Engagement: Medlin-Simpson

    Anthony Reynolds and Todd and Patty Adams, all of Shelbyville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Trish Medlin of Shelbyville, to C. Glenn Simpson of Eminence. He is the son of Charles and Charolette Simpson of Eminence.

    She is a 2010 graduate of Ata College and is a technician at Ficosa North America.

    He is a 1989 high school graduate and is a quality manager at Eminence Speaker.

    No date has been set.