Today's News

  • WC softball opens season with first round 5th Region All-A win


    Washington County hosted Marion County on Monday night in a 16-5 Lady Knights’ victory. Game info will run in next week’s issue of The Springfield Sun.

  • Cox, McDaniel wed


    Rachel Marie Cox and John Wesley McDaniel were wed at 6 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2011 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Louisville, Ky.

  • Lay - Mudd engagement

    Angela and Tony Lay of Willisburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Andrea Lay, to Stephen Mudd, son of Ona and Steve Mudd of Springfield.

    Lay is a 2004 graduate of Washington County High School and a graduate of St. Catharine College. She is employed at Sansbury Care Center at St. Catharine.
    Mudd is a 1998 graduate of Washington County High School. He is employed at Mago in Bardstown.

  • Hagan - Hunt engagement

    Mickey and Linda Blanford of Springfield announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Debbie Blanford Hagan of Springfield, to Joseph Dean Hunt of Lebanon, son of Gene and Martha Hunt of Lebanon.

    Hagan is employed at INFAC North America in Campbellsville. Hunt is employed at On Time Courier in Lebanon.
    The wedding will take place at Mt. Washington Baptist Church in Raywick, Ky. on Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 3 p.m.
    The reception will follow at St. Joe Hall.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • BIRTH - Carrico: It’s a boy!

    Wesley and Heather Carrico of Springfield announce the birth of their son at 8:53 a.m. Jan. 26, 2012 at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown.

    Elijah Andrew Carrico weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches in length.
    Maternal grandparents are Bruce and Marcia Roby of Hancock County, Ky.
    Paternal grandparents are Forrest and Faye Carrico of Springfield.
    Great-grandparents are Leo and Regina Carrico, Charlotte and Richard Smith, Elizabeth and Anselm Bickett, Robert and Ora Myrl Roby.

  • BIRTH - Sims: It’s a girl!

    Ronald F. and Jessica L. Sims of Lebanon announce the birth of their daughter on Feb. 29, 2012 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

    Marleigh Ann Sims weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces.
    She was welcomed home by two brothers, Michael and Dakota Sims.
    Maternal grandparents are Pat and Marty Wheatley.
    Paternal grandmother is Beverly Sims.
    Marleigh Ann has two brothers, Michael and Dakota Sims.

  • BIRTH - Thomas: It’s a boy!

    Houston Thomas Milburn and Cheyenne F. LeMay announce the birth of their son on Feb. 17, 2012 at 9:52 a.m.

    Brayden Thomas weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19.25 inches in length.
    Milburn is a student at Washington County High School and LeMay is a student at Jessamine High School.
    Maternal grandparents are Dale LeMay and Shirley McCoy of Nicholasville.
    Paternal grandparents are Jr. and Nichole Milburn.

  • St. Catharine Post Office to offer Passport clinic

    SCC  Communications

    Official government documents have become more important because of security concerns.

  • Former governor to speak at SCC

    Former Kentucky Governor, and past president of St. Catharine College, Martha Layne Collins will speak at SCC on March 20 as part of a Women’s History Month celebration.

    Collins will share her experiences as a female leader in the male dominated fields of U.S. politics and higher education.
    Collins was Kentucky Governor from December 1931 to December 1987. Following her time in political office, she was the president of St. Catharine College from 1990 to 1996.

  • Spaulding gets the nod as Outstanding Educator

    St. Dominic’s Jane Spaulding has been a teacher at the school since 1974.

    On Wednesday, she’ll be honored for her work when she’s presented with the Archdiocese of Louisville’s Father Joseph McGee Outstanding Educator Award.
    “I can’t really put (what the award means) into words,” Spaulding said. “I’m honored and I’m very grateful, but at the same time, I feel like there are so many people in this building that deserve it also. I think it should be an award for the school, not me.”