• Garretts have son

    Adam and Joni Garrett of Sunbright would like to announce the birth of their son Evan Michael Garrett.

  • 7th birthday

    Hi, I’m Ashlin Trent. I turned 7 on Oct. 15. I celebrated my birthday with my family and friends with a Sports Party.

    We had a terrific time playing football and corn-hole, cheerleading, and just running around outside. My proud mom and dad are Mike and Tammy Trent of Sunbright. My grandparents are Lee and Louise Coleman of Sunbright and Barry and Darleen Trent of Kingston. I want to say hi to my brother, Alex, and my cousins Aleisha, Laura, Houston, and Addison. I also want to want to wish my cousin Houston a very happy birthday too. He turned 7 on Oct. 19.

  • Smith, Lanning to wed

    Bobby and Renea Smith of Wartburg announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Brandi Smith to Tommy Lanning of Asheville, NC. Brandi is the granddaughter of David and Leona Humphrey.

    Great-granddaughter of the late Ruby Laymance. Tommy is the son of Grant and Pat Lanning of Asheville, NC. Wedding ceremony will be Saturday, Oct. 16 at 2 p.m.at Calvary Baptist Church in Kingston. Reception will follow at Fellowship Baptist Church in Mossy Grove. All family and friends are invited and welcome to attend.

  • Morgan, Carroll to wed

    Katie Morgan and Scott Carroll will be united in marriage at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010 at the home of the bride-to-be’s father.

     She is the daughter of Ronald Morgan and the late Debra Davis of Sunbright. The groom-to-be is the son of Rick and Hazel Carrol of Wartburg. All family and friends are invited to attend.

  • Ingram, Jones to wed

    Michael E. Jones and Amanda Ingram announce their upcoming marriage to family and friends. Michael is the son of Bobby and Carolyn Jones of Wartburg.

  • Collins receives promotion

        Scott W. Collins has been promoted to the rank of chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.
        Collins is a weapons systems branch superintendent assigned to the 1st Special Operations Wing at Hurlburt Field, Fort Walton Beach, Fla. The sergeant has served in the military for 24 years.
        He is the son of Ray and Shirley Collins of Rankins Chapel Road, Oakdale.

  • Ashley, Tinker to wed

    Garry L. Ashley and Danita Tinker of Coalfield announced their engagement to family and friends on September 27, 2010.

    Garry is the son of Larry Ashley of Coalfield and Nita Patrick of Oliver Springs. Danita is the daughter of Dale Thurmer of Oak Ridge and Pat Kees of Oliver Springs. The couple is planning a winter wedding and is looking forward to starting their new lives together along with their five children Chelsea, Tara, Heath, Peyton and Riley.

  • Burgess, Vespie to wed

    Jimmy and Gail Burgess of Wartburg are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Christy Burgess to Nathan Vespie, son of Tina Smith, Dale Smith, and the late Kenny Vespie.

    Nathan is currently serving in the United States Navy at the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Florida. The wedding will take place on October 16, 2010 at 4:00 in the afternoon at Liberty Baptist Church in Wartburg. A reception will follow in Liberty’s fellowship hall. All family and friends are invited to attend.

  • Guffey’s 57th Anniversary

    Standford (S.L.) and Alice (Billie) Abston Guffey celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary at Home. They were married September 20, 1953.

  • Thomas-Hamby to wed

    Todd and Sharon Thomas and Penny and Keith Hamby request the honor of your presence at the marriage of their children Brittany Nichole Hood and Joshua Keith Hamby.

    The ceremony will take place on October 2, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. at Fairview Missionary Baptist Church in Lancing. A reception will follow at the home of Todd and Sharon. All family and friends are invited to attend.