• Masons Honor Past Masters
  • In Uniform

    Ryan Black
    Air National Guard Airman Ryan M. Black 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.
    Black earned distinction as an honor graduate.

  • Workman-50 years

    Tom and Carolyn (Pyle) Workman will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this Saturday.

  • Carter-Hart

    Holly Carter and Michael Hart of Ramsey were united in a double ring ceremony at 4 p.m. on June 22, 2013, at the Christian Church in Ramsey, with Pastor Terry Sapp officiating.

  • In Uniform

    Kel-C Sefton
    Air Force Airman Kel-C J. Sefton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

  • Births

    Ivy Elizabeth Oberlink
    Jason Oberlink and Casey Cummins of Lawrenceville are the parents of a girl born at 7:24 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson.

  • Birthdays

    Marie Warner
    An open house to celebrate Marie Warner’s 100th birthday will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, at First Baptist Church in Ramsey.

  • Tally – Knebel

    Emily Elizabeth Tally of Smithboro and Travis Mitchell Knebel of Vandalia have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.

  • Snow-Petre

    Shelley Snow of O’Fallon, Mo., and Tony Petre of Macon, Mo., were united in marriage on Saturday, June 29, at 5:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Macon, Mo., with the Rev. Vie Comstock officiating.
    The bride is the daughter of Don and Vicky Snow of Jacksonville, and the groom is the son of Jim Petre of Macon, Mo., and the late Jackie Petre.

  • Native of Vandalia has book published

    Vandalia native Janet Elliott has recently written and published her first children’s book.
    Elliott was born and reared in Vandalia, graduating from Vandalia Community High School in 1983.