The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 60 students for its Class of 2017, including Trimble County’s Jenna Rowlett, daughter of Douglas and Missy Rowlett, from Bedford.
Applicants were evaluated based on ACT/SAT scores, high school grades, awards, extracurricular activities, responses to essay questions, and letters of recommendation. Last month, 108 candidates were invited to interview with community leaders from across the Commonwealth and Gatton Academy alumni.
Pastor Bobby Wade invites everyone to Revival at the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of The Living God at 124 Smith Lane in Bedford. Services are Saturday, Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 26 at 6:30. Evangelist Jerry Cottrell from Palestine, West Va. will speak.
Gilbert and Betty Heaton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 16.
They were treated to a surprise dinner at Belterra Casino’s buffet with their children, Martha Carol and Ronnie Hunt and Jackie and Trent Jeffries, and grandchildren Christopher Heaton and Sheena Jones, and Jordan Hunt and Autumn Edens, as well as their great-grandson, Braden Hunt.
The couple was married Aug. 14, 1964, at Poplar Ridge Baptist Church. They have farmed and operated a dairy farm during their life together.
Eastern Kentucky University recognized 1,707 graduates at the conclusion of the Spring 2014 semester. The graduates honored at commencement ceremonies on May 10 included Milton resident Eric Lee Muncie, who earned a PSYS in School Psychology.
The new degree holders join more than 137,000 Eastern alumni in Kentucky and across the United States and world. Eastern Kentucky University is a comprehensive university serving approximately 15,500 students.
This month marks the 11th annual National Donate Life Month, a celebration commemorating those who have given the gift of life through organ, eye and tissue donation. For those whose lives have been saved or healed by a transplant, Donate Life Month provides a chance to share their story to encourage more people to register as donors.
Third grade—Alivia Adams, Bailyn Clifford, Kameron Duke, Emma Ginn, Piper Howdeshell, Maddie Isley, Gracie Jent, Brian Morrison, Max Pyles, Jeffrey Ward, Ally Zuckschwerdt, Aubree Craig, Anneliese Crumley, Alyssa Gross and Jessica Spurr.
Fourth grade—Savannah Crawford, Harrison Felts, Andrew Meador, Bailey Nichols, Sean Spurr, Chaynon Wynn, Arianna Blair, Kaci Huff and Morgan Overton.
Revival services will be held beginning Tuesday, April 22 and continuing through Sunday, April 27 at Mt. Tabor Wesleyan Church located on Hwy. 1226 midway between Milton and Bedford.
The evangelist is Rev. Doug Kline from Hobe Sound, Fla. Singers are the Johnathon Kline family from Milton, Ky. For more information contact pastor Rev Orville Mann (502) 268 5918.
Services will begin at 7:00 pm nightly, Sunday school at 9:45, morning worship 10:30 and Sunday evening at 5:30. Everyone is welcome to attend.