Bob and Donna (Richardson) Sanders of Lebanon will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Dec. 20, 2009.
The couple were married Dec. 20, 1959, at the Sheridan United Methodist Church in Sheridan.
Mr. Sanders retired in 1992 after 29 years with GM.
Mrs. Sanders taught first grade for 26 years in Lafayette, Thorntown and Union Township, before retiring in 1993.
The couple have lived in Boone County for 46 years.
Family members who celebrated the anniversary on a Caribbean cruise include Sheryl (David) Cassis, Masin and Lucie. Also joining in the celebration were Scott (Michelle) Sanders, Justin, Nick, Donovan, Joe, Jayden and Julia.
Rodney and Shirley (Polley) Richardson of Lebanon celebrated 30 years of marriage with a surprise reception on Nov. 28 at the Elks. The reception was hosted by Rodney’s siblings and children.
The couple were married Dec. 1, 1979, at Browns Wonder, with the Rev. Huntsinger officiating.
Their children are Ryan Richardson, Abbey Richardson and Julie Benavides, all of Lebanon. The couple have five grandchildren.
Rodney works in real estate and sales. He is a member of the Masonic Lodge, American Legion, Eagles and Boone County Shrine.
Shirley works as a dental hygienist. She is a member of Tri Kappa.
The Richardsons are lifelong Boone County residents.
Enter the 2012 Oscar contest
Think you know the winners for the 2012 Oscars? You should enter the contest from Goodrich Quality Theaters and The Lebanon Reporter. Click HERE to make your picks. If you're right, you could win 26 VIP passes or 12 VIP passes to the Lebanon 7 theater. Deadline to enter is 5 p.m. Feb. 26.
Perry remonstrance moves forward
Both parties in the Perry Township remonstrance against Whitestown have until April 21 to submit their proposed orders.
Today's biggest stars a prediction for the end of the world?
The big story this past month is not that one of our big stars (Miley Cyrus) is twerking, but that one of our medium-sized stars may someday stop working. I am talking about our sun, but Miley's prospects for future employment might also be dimming.
Ain't got no body
I started reading Golf Digest when I was in high school with the hope I could increase my scoring average. It didn't help, so I finally cancelled my subscription last year. Same with Playboy. I was browsing through the magazine rack at a local bookst
It's time to cast your vote!
The nominations have been made and now it's down to the top three in the 2012 People's Choice awards. Click HERE to vote for your choice in 34 different categories. Voting is open until 5 p.m. Jan. 20. Results will be published in the Jan. 25 issue of The Lebanon Reporter.
2011 Boone County general election
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VOTE: City seeks input on bridge designs
City of Lebanon Mayor Huck Lewis is seeking public input to decide which agricultural design to display on the new eye-catching Ind. 39 bridge over Interstate 65. Click HERE to vote.
Engagement for March 30
Engagements for March 30
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