Today's News

  • 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.

  • Columbus Day, Bible Trivia and Ghostbusters provided enjoyment for residents


    As Monday was Columbus Day, we remembered the life of Christopher Columbus and what he did in finding North America. The residents who attended enjoyed this holiday activity.

  • News briefs for 10-17-12

    Wednesday, Oct. 17
    Parkinson’s Support Center

    Jason Starnes and Janet Greene from the Parkinson’s Support Center of Kentuckiana will be at the Oct. 17 meeting today to answer questions and discuss all that the PSCKY has to offer. The meetings are open to all touched by Parkinson’s including patients, family and friends. Meetings are the third Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. in the Nelson County Public Library Community Room. Call Jane Swarts at 502-350-4458 for more information.

    Thursday, Oct. 18

  • Hotel traffic is up


    More people are staying in Springfield, at least according to those who work in the hospitality industry.