Garden Club visits winery
Shelbyville Garden Club met on Sept. 16 at the Pickers Creek Winery in Lewisburg. Pictured are: first row, Donna Simmons and Freda Head; second row, Margaret Smith, Evelyn Coffey (guest of Becky Cortner), Libby Davidson, Becky Cortner, Babs Chicoine, Pat Martin, Faye Sudberry, Kay Simmons and Helen Garner. (Submitted photo)
FCE Club reports
The Pleasant Grove FCE Club meeting was called to order at 11 a.m. Sept. 8 by President Sherry Brown. Members present were: Sherry Brown, Elva Lembke and Janet Regynski. Also present was guest Abby Hise. Sherry Brown was the hostess and reporter. Call to order was read by Janet Regynski. Devotion was read by Sherry Brown...
Marchese, Hill are engaged
Rebecca Ruth Marchese of Bell Buckle and Joseph Blake Hill have announced their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Ryan and Christine Marchese of Bell Buckle. She is the granddaughter of the late Richard and Ruth Marchese of Brooklyn, New York and Geraldine Brown of Friendswood, Texas...
80 years young
Ellis Parker recently celebrated his 80th birthday. Also pictured is his son Keith. About 35 people showed up for the party, including many from out of town. Parker is a long-time plumber and electrician. (Submitted photo)
FCE Club reports
The Fairview FCE Club met Wednesday, Aug. 19, at the University of Tennessee Extension office in Shelbyville. The meeting was called to order by President Ann Canady, who read the seasonal eating tip. Mary Frances Gordon read the call to order, and Cindy Parker read the seasonal eating tip. Canady had the devotion...
APSU announces Dean's List
Austin Peay State University in Clarksville has announced its Dean's List for the spring 2015 semester. Students from this area honored include: l Kristin Allen, Lewisburg; l Kelsey Hunter, Lewisburg; l Jessamyn Litaker, Lewisburg; l Zachary Moore, Shelbyville;...
FCE Club Reports
The Wheel FCE Club met on Aug. 13. Jeanette Fuller was hostess. Charlotte Foster was the reporter. Carolyn Hulshof gave the devotion. Business discussed: Leader training; Lunch and Learn; collecting dues for 2015-2106; and Central Region annual meeting...
Spencer, Rittenberry exchange vows
Jesse Brooke Spencer of Wartrace and Brett Allen Rittenberry of Shelbyville were married on the evening of Aug. 8 at Arrowhead Ranch in Normandy. The bride is the daughter of Beth Short of Shelbyville and Robby Spencer of Shelbyville, and the niece of Chris and Anna Hawkins of Wartrace. She is the granddaughter of Charlie and Pat Brown, John Robert and Ann Pierce, the late Bobby and Becky Spencer, and Dorothy Brown and the late Buford Brown...
Johnsons celebrate 60 years
Pat and Virgil Johnson recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with a dinner party at River Bend Country Club. The couple married at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Mankato, Minnesota, on Aug. 27, 1955. They are the parents and parents-in-law of Scott and Alice Johnson of Shelbyville; Curt and Julie Johnson of Marietta, Georgia; Brett and Cheri Johnson of Ooltewah; and Liz and Glenn Osthoff of Kennesaw, Georgia...
Couple celebrates 50 years together
R.C. and Marilyn Hunkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 19. The couple was married at Central Trinity United Methodist Church in Zanesville, Ohio. R.C. Hunkins is retired from American Electric Power Company and Marilyn Hunkins from Knox County Head Start...
Hendrix, Haston are married
Brent Alan Hendrix and Robert Michael Haston of New York City were married on the afternoon of Aug. 8 in the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. Hendrix is the son of Beverly and Kern Hendrix of West Lafayette, Indiana. Haston is the son of Brenda Parker and Robert S. Haston of Shelbyville...
FCE Club Report
On Aug. 18, the Unionville FCE Club met with Elizabeth Blackburn presiding as president. There were nine members present. Nell Holden reported. Several members turned in Ensure & Boost coupons for Dwight Stubblefield's cancer project that he gives in memory of his wife, Dot Stubblefield...
Community Class of 1965
Community High School's Class of 1965 held its 50-year reunion at Henry Horton State Park restaurant. Front row, from left, Dyann Douglas Miller, Faye Cartwright Grohowski, Freddy Smith and Ronnie Harrison; second row, Betty Sue Bryant Cates, Rosemary Gragg Sadler, Karen McClaren Smith, Gary Carney; third row, Curtis Reed, Mary Ruth Allen Tucker, Vicky Shearin, Aaron Sullivan, Jerry Hester and Janice Carney. (Submitted photo)
Airman graduates basic training
Air Force Airman Kenneth S. Evans III graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force...
Youth of the Month
Dakota Begley, 7, who attends Liberty School, was the August Youth of the Month at Boys & Girls Club of Bedford County for the age 6-8 division. (Submitted photo)