Staff reports

Butch and Judy James of Millersburg are celebrating their 40th anniversary on Jan. 11, 2009. They plan to go out for supper to celebrate the event.

The couple was married in Aledo on Jan. 11, 1969 and have lived in the area for the past 30 years. Butch is disabled and Judy is a housekeeping supervisor at the Mercer County Nursing Home.

The couple has one son, Todd (Cherish) James of Bradford, Tenn. and one grandchild, Tesa Viona James.