A group of News-Democrat readers took a trip to Nashville, Tenn., and posed for a picture with a copy of the newspaper Saturday night on Broadway. From left: (back) Donnie Wright and James Franklin; (front) Teresa Polley, Tina Marie Stout-Smith and Rachel Lynn Troxell.
Dana Wesley, Tim McAlister, Kyle McAlister and Todd Dunn invite you to join them in celebrating their parents, Jerry and Jean McAlister, and Bill and Barbara Dunn’s, 50th wedding anniversary, 6 p.m., Friday, June 6, at the Old English Schoolhouse in English, Ky. There will be food, dancing and memories to be shared.
Mr. and Mrs. McAlister and Mr. and Mrs. Dunn, all of Carrollton, held a double wedding ceremony on June 6, 1964, at English Christian Church in English, officiated by the Rev. Tom Mefford and the Rev. Wallace Randall.
Kroger Relay for Life will hold a yard sale beginning at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 24, outside by picnic tables, beside the Kroger pharmacy. There will be lots of items donated by Kroger employees. All proceeds are given to Carroll County Relay for Life.
Michael and Barbara Garvey of Hanover, Ind., announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Allison Craig Garvey to Joel E. Zimmerman, son of Dorrie Zimmerman of Louisville, and the late Eddie Zimmerman.
The bride to be is a 2010 graduate of Transylvania University and a member of the Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She is employed at NTS Development Company in Louisville. She is the granddaughter of the late James B. and Mary Nell Oney, Joseph Garvey and Jean Lunsford.
Sixty-two years ago on Feb. 14, 1952, at the age of 21, Freddie C. Earls of Carrollton was called to serve active duty in Korea for the Department of the U.S. Army. He served only one year, five months and 17 days. On April 19, 1953, he was wounded, resulting in the loss of eyesight in both eyes.
After a long hospital stay and a long recovery period, he was sent to rehabilitation in Chicago, Ill.