Today's Features

  • Digging into a steaming cup of burgoo and listening to some gospel music is how folks spent their Monday evening at Claylick United Methodist Church.

    The event goes back as far as most folks can remember.

    “There are those who remember this all the way to World War II, said Pastor Shannon Blosser. “It’s been going on at least a good 70 years.”

    The church, as usual, enlisted the help of Davey Warford, whose family has prepared the tasty stew for several generations.

  • ival to celebrate Fellowship Baptist Church’s 75th year at its current location is scheduled for Oct. 14-18 at the church, located at 1819 Hammonds Creek Road.

    Evangelist will be Alan Witham.

    Nightly concerts are scheduled for 6:30, followed by services at 7 with dinner served on the grounds.

    Performing Wednesday, Oct. 14 will be The Hilltop Trio.

    Special singing will be featured Thursday, Oct. 15, and The Patriot Quartet will perform Friday, Oct. 16.

  • Adam Christopher Duvall was born June 12, 2015 at 12:38 p.m. at Baptist Hospital in Lexington, his family announced.

    He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches at birth.

    He is a son of Todd and Cristi Duval of Lawrenceburg, and joins a 3-year-old brother, Ryan.

    His grandparents are Jimmie Lee Hawkins and Glenda Luckett of Lawrenceburg, and Danny and Fay Duvall of Owenton.

    His great-grandparents are Carolyn Luckett and Betty Grubbs.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Oct. 7, 1965

    Fell at home

    Mrs. Marion Peak fell at her home on Woodford Street Wednesday of last week and sustained pulled ligaments in her back and a severe sprain.

    Severely burned

    Robbie Lynn Stratton, 17 month-old-son of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Stratton of Bonds Mill, received a severe burn of the lower lip when he bit into an electric wire.

    In Exposition

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Sept. 23, 1965

    Sidewalk Days specials

    Sidewalk days were set for Oct. 1 and 2 in 1965.

  • Thursday, Oct. 1

    8:30 a.m. Breakfast Club

    9 a.m. Exercise

    9 a.m. Shopping & Errands


    Friday, Oct. 2

    10:30 a.m. Make your own ice cream

    11:30 a.m. Lunch

    12:30 p.m. Cards/Games


    Monday, Oct. 5

    8:30 a.m. Yoga with Jenny

    10:30 a.m. Jammin with Jeff

    11:30 a.m. Lunch

    12:30 p.m. Rook Club


    Tuesday, Oct. 6

    8:30 a.m. Breakfast Club

    9 a.m. Tai Chi/Exercise

  • Hudson Gregory Alexander was born July 16 at St. Joseph East Hospital.

    He is a son of Jason and Jamie Alexander of Lawrenceburg, and joins a brother, Wyatt Alexander, 2.

    His grandparents are Greg and Denise Cinnamon of Lawrenceburg, and Bob and Cammie Alexander of Lawrenceburg.

    His great-grandparents are Gene and Mary Ruth Cinnamon; Wilma and the late Dale Flygstad; Hazel Smith, the late Robert Smith, and the late John and Milda.

  • Bailey family plans reunion

    The Bailey family will hold a reunion Oct. 4 at 12:30 p.m. at the Franklin County Senior Citizens Activity Center, 202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort.

    A potluck meal will be shared at 1 p.m., with drinks and paper products provided.

    For additional information, call Danny Bailey at 502-875-5182.

    Book sale during Burgoo

    Friends of the Anderson Public Library is having a “Burgoo Book Sale” book sale Sept. 26.

  • Revival at First Baptist

    First Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg will hold revival services Sept. 27-30, the church announced.

    John Franklin, a nationally known speaker in the area of prayer and spiritually healing, will speak.

    “His passion is to provide conferencing and resources to arouse God’s people to seek him for personal and national revival,” according to a news release from the church.

  • By Ciara Hyatt, Cooking Columnist

    Growing up in a large family, things could be a bit unpredictable at times.

    There were a few things that were inevitable, there was sure to be a squabble between one of us seven sisters and brothers from time to time. We would all be at church every Sunday morning without fail, and momma would always have her famous roast, potatoes and carrots in the oven and ready for us to eat when we got home.