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Today's Features

  • Amber and Jason Robinson of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Sierra Jo Robinson, on April 29, 2011, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
    She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long.
    She was welcomed home by sister Savannah, 6.
    Her maternal grandparents are Glenn and Jo Carol Nethery of Lawrenceburg. Her maternal great-grandparents are Truman and Lorine Nethery of Lawrenceburg and James Smith of Bowling Green.

  • Shandi Puckett, daughter of Chris and Kim Puckett of Lawrenceburg, has been selected as a finalist in the Pre-Teen Kentucky Scholarship and Recognition Program held July 1-3 at the Hyatt Regency in Lexington at the Lexington Center.
    Pre-Teen Kentucky is a by-invitation only scholarship and recognition event involving young ladies 7-12 years old based on their school academic records, awards and honors won and/or their participation in outside activities. Pre-Teen Kentucky will award more than $5,000 in educational bonds, prizes and awards.

  • Donna (Brown) Beasley and Junior Beasley plan to celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary June 11 with family.
    They were married June 11, 1971 in Shawnee, Ill.
    Donna is now retired from working at Toyota Manufacturing and Junior is retired from Wild Turkey Distillery.
    Their children are Adam and Lauren Beasley and grandchild Noah, Lawrenceburg; and Jonathan and Tina Beasley and grandchild Jameson, Lawrenceburg.

  • Recently, the local Rite Aid store hit a personal best of raising more than $1,700 for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
    The local hospital that receives this money is the UK Children’s Hospital. The store hit this milestone through the generosity of all the community and a sizable donation from the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 34 in Lawrenceburg.
    When Melissa Dotson, owner of Custom Cuts Hair Salon located next to Rite Aid, heard of the fundraising efforts, she sprang into action and contacted her fellow American Legion colleagues.

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    May 11, 1961
    A barn on the farm of Hobart Cammack was destroyed by fire when struck by lightning about 7:30 Sunday morning.
    Cammack said two tractors; hay and other items in the barn also were lost.

    Russ Drury suffered severe injuries while working with a team of horses at his home Friday. He was a patient at King’s Daughters’ Hospital of Frankfort.


  • Glensboro Christian Church will host a vacation Bible school June 13 to17 from 6:30 to 8:45 each evening.
    There will be a kick-off Sunday afternoon June 12 from 5:30- 7:30 with a cookout at the church.
    This will be a get acquainted time with games and activities and a pre-registration for those students who plan to attend.
    Classes will be available for nursery through high school. Transportation will be available for all dates and times and can be arranged by contacting Robbie Armstrong at 502-517-6722 or Michael Boggs at 502-598-1877.

  • Ongoing Events
    Silent Auction for Pinwheel Quilt – Main Source Bank is sponsoring a silent auction for a handmade pinwheel quilt donated by a mother in memory of her daughter.  Come by the bank to view the quilt and make your bid.  The auction will continue until the night of Relay on June 17.  Contact Tiffany Kessinger at 502-839-7776 for more information.  Proceeds go to Relay for Life.

  • Upcoming Relay for Life Fundraisers

    Friday & Saturday, June 3-4

    Yard Sale –Servpro is sponsoring a yard sale 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. each day at 2130 Commerical Drive, Frankfort (on left behind Stiger’s Truck Sales before you get to I-64). Will be moved indoors in case of rain.

    Proceeds go to Anderson County Relay for Life.   

    Saturday, June 4

    Yard Sale –at Ace Hardware parking lot from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Sponsored by St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Proceeds go to Relay for Life.

  • Sharon and Michael Parker of Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of Lawrenceburg, celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary, May 12, 2011 at the Wyndham Fairfield Harbour Windjammer Villas in New Bern, N.C.
    This was a special anniversary celebration as Michael had a double-lung transplant six years ago at Cleveland Clinic. This made the celebration even more special to the Parkers, according to family members.