Features http://www.perrycountynews.com/features/todaysfeatures en Five generations of Blanford-Pannett family http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/five-generations-blanford-pannett-family <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/5generationsblanford.jpg" alt="Pictured are five generations of the Blanford-Pannett family, from left, they are Robby Pannett, Audrey Pannett, Jeanette Blanford-Pannett, Verena Mullis Blanford and Dave Pannett." title="Pictured are five generations of the Blanford-Pannett family, from left, they are Robby Pannett, Audrey Pannett, Jeanette Blanford-Pannett, Verena Mullis Blanford and Dave Pannett." align="left" hspace="6" /> Four generations of Etienne http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/four-generations-etienne <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/4genetienne.jpg" alt="Pictured are four generations of the Etienne family. They are great-grandmother, Mary Jane Gehlhausen; grandmother, Nancy Etienne; father, Adam Etienne with his two sons Alex, 6 and Ty, 2; and father, Ryan Etienne with his son, Victor, 7 months." title="Pictured are four generations of the Etienne family. They are great-grandmother, Mary Jane Gehlhausen; grandmother, Nancy Etienne; father, Adam Etienne with his two sons Alex, 6 and Ty, 2; and father, Ryan Etienne with his son, Victor, 7 months." align="left" hspace="6" /> Monks profess solemn vows at St. Meinrad http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/monks-profess-solemn-vows-st-meinrad <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/160815_solemnprofession_070.jpg" alt="Kneeling, from left, are Br. Peduru Fonseka OSB, Br. James Jensen OSB and Br. William Sprauer OSB, who made their solemn profession of vows on Aug. 15 as members of the Saint Meinrad monastic community. Standing at left are Fr. Godfrey Mullen OSB and Archabbot Kurt Stasiak OSB." title="Kneeling, from left, are Br. Peduru Fonseka OSB, Br. James Jensen OSB and Br. William Sprauer OSB, who made their solemn profession of vows on Aug. 15 as members of the Saint Meinrad monastic community. Standing at left are Fr. Godfrey Mullen OSB and Archabbot Kurt Stasiak OSB." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> SAINT MEINRAD &ndash; Three men professed solemn vows as Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey in a ceremony on Aug. 15 in the Archabbey Church at St. Meinrad.</p> <p> Becoming full members of the Saint Meinrad community were Br. Peduru Fonseka OSB, Br. James Jensen OSB and Br. William Sprauer OSB.</p> <p> Br. Peduru, 33, is a native of Colombo, Sri Lanka. He was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Church in Battaramulla and attended St. Joseph&rsquo;s College in Colombo, both in Sri Lanka.</p> Decade of animal compassion honored http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/decade-animal-compassion-honored <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/carter_jim_receiving_award.jpg" alt="Humane Society Perry County President Jim Carter was honored Tuesday, Aug. 9, with a plaque commemorating his 10 years of service to and advocacy for the animals of Perry County." title="Humane Society Perry County President Jim Carter was honored Tuesday, Aug. 9, with a plaque commemorating his 10 years of service to and advocacy for the animals of Perry County." align="left" hspace="6" /> Mary and Gordie Aders http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/mary-and-gordie-aders <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/annivaders.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Mary and Gordie Aders will celebrate 50 years of marriage Sept. 3, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Depot. The event will be hosted their daughters Gloria Whitlock and Kathy Brenton.</p> <p> They were originally married Oct. 1, 1966.</p> <p> Their four children are Gloria (Dan) Whitlock, of Roswell, Ga., Kathy Brenton of Brownsburg, the late LeRoy Aders and the late Dawn Zoglman.&nbsp; They have 13 grandchildren and six surrogate grandchildren.</p> <p> They are both retired from General Electric.</p> <p> They ask for no gifts, but the presence of family and friends.</p> Audrey Danielle Pannett http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/audrey-danielle-pannett <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/birthpamett.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Samantha and Robby Pannett announce the birth of their daughter, Audrey Danielle Pannett. She was born July 6, 2016, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds and 1 ounce and was 20 inches long.</p> <p> Maternal grandparents are Cheryl Peter and the late Larry Peter. Paternal grandparents are Patty and Dave Pannett.</p> <p> Great-grandparents are Jeanette Pannett and Eva Knable. Great-great-grandmother is Verena Blanford.</p> Dickens-Doughty http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/dickens-doughty <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/engagedoughtydickens.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Amanda Dickens and Robert Doughty, both of Cannelton, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.</p> <p> The bride-to-be is the daughter of Robin and John Smitson of Tell City. The future groom is the son of Mike and Barb Doughty and Sandy and Bud Burst, all of Cannelton.</p> <p> The bride-to-be is employed with The Hearth. The future groom is employed at Best Chairs in Cannelton.</p> Gladish-Byers http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/gladish-byers <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/engagegladish-byers.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Kari Lauren Gladish and Steven Wesley Byers II announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.</p> <p> The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tina and Rob Gladish of Tell City. She is a graduate of Tell City High School, Vincennes University and Owensboro Community Technical College. She is employed at Santa Claus Family Dentistry as an office manager.</p>