Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, March 24, 1966
    Scouts attending the World Fellowship Rally in Lexington at the Coliseum included Carol Beard, Katherine Stewart, Vickie Thompson, Charlan Whitt, Jenny McCoun, Lisa Beckett, Mona Ingram, Paula Shryock, Julie Watts, Teresa Cummins, Cindy Stoner, Nancy Cox, Cheryl Duncan, Pattie Lynn Sharp, Faye Casey, Jane Searcy and Sharon Liken. Leaders attending the rally were Mrs. Silva Stoner Jr., Mrs. Grover Beckett, Mrs. Clarence Sharp and Mrs. Wesley McCoun.


  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, March 17, 1966
    An essay, written by John Dudley Connelly III, brought him a first place win in the Anderson County Cub Scout contest; first in the Blue Grass Scout Council contest and first the in the state-wide contest.
    The essay was entitled “My Responsibility to Traffic Safety.” He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. John Connelly.

    Glen Baxter, Betty Caldwell, Edward Morris and Gilbert Wayne Thurman were enrolled at the Morehead State University for the spring term.


  • The Bible study group called Friday Night Alive at Alton Christian Church will present “The Grace Card” movie at 6 p.m. Friday, March 18 at the church, located at 1686 Old Frankfort Road.
    “Everything can change in an instant and take a lifetime to rebuild relationships by extending forgiveness through God’s grace,” organizers said.
    “Come join us for a time of food and fellowship learning about the powerful healing that comes through forgiveness.”


  • Doug Thompson and the late Pat Thompson, of Lawrenceburg, announce the engagement of their daughter Stephanie Lipp to Michael Crum, both of Lawrenceburg. Crum is a son of Rosalee Click and the late Scottie Crum, of Martin. Lipp is currently a business office administrator, and Crum is a freight driver. The wedding is planned for April 2, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. at Lovers Leap Vineyards and Winery.

  • Sandy and Billie Gene Woodson of Frankfort, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tasha Lynn Woodson to John Christopher Edelen, son of Jeff and Tanna Edelen, all of Lawrenceburg.
    The bride is a graduate of Western Hills High School in Frankfort. The groom is an Anderson County High School graduate and is currently employed as a stocker at Wal-Mart SuperCenter.
    The wedding is planned for 2 p.m. on April 16, 2016, at Anderson Christian Church.

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, March 10, 1966
    Betty C. Yates, daughter of Mrs. Marzette Yates, who was enrolled in the Good Samaritan School of Nursing in Lexington, received an excellent grade on the subject “Medical Surgery Nursing” in her junior year for the first and second terms.

    Charlotte Bowen resumed her studies at Georgetown College after being confined several days at her home with a sprained ankle.

  • March 9
    8:30 a.m. — Breakfast Club at the Anderson County Senior Center
    9:30 a.m. to noon — High schoolers can learn more about the Bluegrass Community and Technical College at the Lawrenceburg campus located at 1500 Bypass North U.S. 127
    10 to 10:30 a.m. — “Share Your Picks and Pans” at the Morning Book Club at the Anderson Public Library
    10:30 a.m. — Lifeline Bingo with prizes at the Anderson County Senior Center
    11:30 a.m. — Lunch at the Anderson County Senior Center