Home News Archives July 23, 2014


Our Nicholas County Heritage

Scenes from our past

Myers Christian Church – 1920s
The individuals in this picture were identified by Permelia Cameron Dollins, who believed this was a Sunday School class from Myers Christian Church. The photograph was most likely taken sometime in the 1920s

Front Row – seated (L to R): Dorothy MacCameron Moore, June Fuller Gibson, (Unknown), Irene McClanahan Buchanan, Billy Buchanan Wrench (grandson of Mrs. Fannie Flannigan Buchanan)

Back Row: Eula Crump Carter, (?) Fitzpatrick, Emory Bowles, (Unknown), Earl Bowen, Mrs. Fannie Flannigan Buchanan

If you are able to identify any of the unknown individuals, please call The Carlisle Courier at (859) 289-8899.

Anniversary Engagement


Charles R. and Mary Mann Carter

Charles R. and Mary Mann Carter celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family on Saturday, June 28 at the Carrabas Restaurant in Winchester, Virginia

Charles and Mary were married on June 25, 1954 at the Carlisle Christian Church with the Rev. J. J. Whitehouse officiating. They have three children from their marriage: Michael - married to Kathy, Bruce - married to Teresa, and Carol Wilkins; five grandchildren; one step-grandchild; two great-grandchildren; and one step-great-grandchild.

And they said it would never last.

Margaret Sutherland & Craig McDonald

Carolyn Sutherland and Alan Sutherland would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Sutherland, to Craig McDonald, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard McDonald.

A fall wedding is being planned. Invitations will be sent.

Luke Michael Anderson

John Anderson of Sycamore Hill is the proud, first-time great-grandfather to Luke Michael Anderson, born in Stafford Virginia on July 16 to John Patrick and Jeannie Anderson.

Luke weighed 8 lbs. 2 oz. Hi is the first grandchild of Mike and Mary Lou Anderson of Lexington.

The late Jorita Anderson would have been so proud to welcome her first great-grandson.

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