Today's News

  • Commander band comes in first


    The Washington County Marching Commander Band won Class AA at the Bluegrass Pageant of Bands at Bryan Station High School.

  • PHOTO: Turtleman meets Springfield City Council
  • Smith wins top U.S. Bank company award


    Crystal N. Smith, branch manager who works at U.S. Bank’s office at Loretto, has won U.S. Bank’s Pinnacle Award, the company’s highest employee achievement honor.

  • Whites to celebrate 50 years of marriage


    Bill and Brenda White will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012 at the Willisburg Christian Church Fellowship Hall.

    They are the parents of four sons: Reid (Wendy) White of South Carolina, Tommy White, David (Donna) White and Darnell (Hollie) White, all of Willisburg; and 10 grandchildren.
    All friends and family are  invited to attend.

  • Morans to celebrate 70 years of marriage


    William Marshall and Dorothea Lee Moran will celebrate 70 years of marriage on Oct. 21, 2012.

    William farmed several years after marriage, and in 1955 went to work at General Electric Appliance Park, retiring in 1989.
    Dorothea worked for Dr. R.A. Hamilton for 30 years and retired in 1988.
    They have lived in the Lincoln Park community for most of their married life.
    They have two children, Ronald Moran and Marsha (Moran) Garner.
    They also have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

  • BIRTH - Harris: It’s a girl!


    Derick Allen and Kristen Jo Graves Harris announce the birth of their daughter on Oct. 9, 2012 at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown.

  • BIRTH - Yaste: It’s a girl!


    Amelia and Jeremy Yaste of Springfield announce the birth of their daughter at 5:23 a.m. on Sept. 26, 2012 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Myers - Osbourne

    Ann Riggs of Springfield and Kent Myers of Brooks, Ky. announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Nicole Myers of Willisburg, to Jason Osbourne, son of Larry and Barbara Osbourne of Springfield.

    Myers is a graduate from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and is a support broker with Communicare.
    Osbourne is a graduate of BCTC in 2010 with a degree in electrical technology and industrial maintenance and is a maintenance technician at Tower Automotive.

  • Looking back: Dr. Wells and family were welcomed in ‘82

    60 YEARS AGO
    October 9, 1952

    The St. Dominic PTA sponsored a food sale in the Majestic Theatre. For sale were all the usual delicacies, such as cakes, pies, candies and freshly dressed chickens.
    A meeting of the swimming pool committee was held for fund solicitation. The estimated cost of the pool was $30,000. Students of the Springfield City School sponsored magazine sales as a means of securing money.

  • Court record for 10-17-12


    Permit and or written tests are given on Friday mornings 8:30 -10:30 a.m. Skill tests (road) are given on Friday afternoons by appointment.