Jason Wright and Naomi Hmidan of Stonington are proud ot announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Rustyn Kay Wright on November 24, 2014. She weighed 5 lbs., 7 oz. and measured 17.5 inches long. She was welcomed home by her two brothers, Joshua, who is 16, and Hayden, who is 7. Her grandparents are Kay and the late Rusty Wright of Pleasant Plains, IL and Randy and Kris Pugh of Stonington. Saturday, December 20, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Roger Boshell of Taylorville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their family. Roger and Norma (Babbs) were married in Fairfax, VA on December 18, 1964. They are the parents of Dennis and Riana Boshell of Taylorville and Alan (Judi) Boshell of Montgomery, IL. They have three grandchildren, Lauren, Grace, and Evan Boshell. Saturday, December 20, 2014
Megan Skinner of Taylorville, IL,and Grant Harman of Germantown Hills, IL are excited to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. They will be married June 6, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Taylorville United Methodist Church in Taylorville, IL, reception to follow at the Artisan’s Building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, December 20, 2014
On July 19, 2014 at 3:30 in the afternoon, Whitney Ann Foil, of Taylorville, married Stile Thomas Smith, formerly of Centralia. The double ring ceremony was conducted by Roy Smith, Sr., the groom’s grandfather, at The Rail Golf Course in Springfield, IL. Saturday, December 13, 2014
Waylon Scot Michael Warren born September 18 in Anchorage, Alaska, and five weeks old in these photos, was able to meet four generations of his family during a two-week visit from Anchorage, AK, where his father is in the U.S. Army, stationed at the Ft. Richardson Military Base.
SPRINGFIELD — Lora Reeter of Taylorville was one of 15 students at Lincoln Land Community College who were honored on Nov. 21 with induction into the Beta Nu chapter of the National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing. Saturday, December 6, 2014
Riley Elizabeth Longden is celebrating her second birthday today, December 7, 2014. Her parents are Kurt and Stephanie Longden of Taylorville and her grandparents are Robert and Deborah Armes of Nokomis, Mike Longden and Debbie Mathes of Owaneco, and Tom and Myra Nail of Taylorville. Her great-grandparents are Bennie and Betty Longden of Taylorville. She celebrated with a Minnie Mouse-themed birthday party on November 30 with family and friends. Saturday, December 6, 2014
SPRINGFIELD — Two medical students from Christian County at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, have been elected to SIU School of Medicine leadership positions for the 2014-15 school year. Saturday, November 22, 2014