Today's Features

  • Do you feel overwhelmed, frustrated, even angry when you look around at what

    is happening in our country? Are you shocked and even hurt when you see the political

    race to the bottom unfolding in the media each and every day? I can tell you that I am experiencing all of these emotions.

  • Glensboro Christian Church

    Revival is planned

    for Oct. 21 to 23

    Evangelist Rick Burdette of Gardenside Christian Church in Lexington, will be the featured speaker at the revival scheduled for Oct. 21 to 23.

    On Oct. 21, Dana McCoy will provide special music at 7 p.m. with preaching to follow at 7:30 p.m.

    Victory Road will present special music at 7 p.m. Oct. 22 with preaching to follow at 7:30 p.m.

  • The cold weather is finally upon us. Only weeks ago, you couldn’t convince me to turn on the oven or stand over a steaming stockpot of soup for any reason. Today, all I want to do is bake, roast and make stew.

  • Alivia Rebecca Cunningham was born Oct. 2, 2016 at 8:51 a.m.

    She weighed 8 pounds 9 ounces and was 21 inches long at birth.

    Alivia is the daughter of James and Shawna Cunningham of Lawrenceburg. She has two older brothers, Bentley and Carson Cunningham.

    She is the granddaughter of Mike and Becky Cooper, and Warren and Nancy Cunningham, all of Lawrenceburg. She is the great-granddaughter of Edith Patterson.

  • Mr. Donald and Bernice Rocca have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Rachel Rocca Doughty to Jeremy R. Robinson, son of Mr. Terry and Patsy Bush.

    The bride is a graduate of Burgin High School. The groom is a graduate of Anderson County High School. Both are employed at Cartown Kia.

    The wedding will be in a private venue at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 29 with Mr. Carl Bush of Salt River Baptist Church will officiate.

    The couple will honeymoon at The Cove, Atlantis Bahamas.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Oct. 13, 1966

    The Optimist Club team was to meet the Lions Club team for the county championship in the Little League football tournament Sunday at the Anderson High field. The Optimist Club defeated the Rotary Club team the previous Sunday 26 to 7 in the first tourney game. The Lions team drew a bye.

    Second records were: Optimist 3-1; Lions 3-1; Rotary 0-4.

  • Oct. 12

    8:30 a.m. — Breakfast club at the Anderson County Senior Center

    10:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks and Friends in Christ with Jean Bush at the Anderson County Senior Center

    11:30 a.m. — Lunch at the Anderson County Senior Center

    1 to 3 p.m. — Card room open at the Anderson County Senior Center

    5 to 6:30 p.m. — Free flu shots at Sand Spring Baptist Church in the old fellowship hall

    5:30 p.m. — Friends of the Anderson Public Library meet at the library

    Oct. 13

  • In one of my many business adventures, I bought a hog producing operation in west Tennessee — a 900-head, hog finishing operation. I worked from daylight until dark, (I also held a full-time job), and learned much more than I ever wanted to know about producing hogs.

  • Sand Spring

    Baptist Church

    Free flu shots

    to be offered Oct. 12

    Allen Carr of Rite-Aid will provide free flu shots from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the old fellowship hall at Sand Spring Baptist Church.

    Lunch trip to Our Best

    Restaurant is Oct. 18

    Sand Springers may sign up for a trip to Our Best Restaurant in the atrium.

    The group will leave the church at 9:30 a.m. and return before 5 p.m.

    Signup is required.

    Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church

    New mission provides

  • Tailgating season means football, friends, and good food.

    Are you looking to bring something different this year? I have a few tips to get you started and the rest is left to your imagination.

    A lot of people struggle with how to keep the food warm in the colder temperatures. The slow cooker will keep most things warm for a couple of hours even after you unplug it. But, what about the other stuff? Try lining a cardboard box with foil, grab some old towels or blankets and make your own hot box. Cardboard is an excellent insulator and the towels trap the heat in.