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Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, April 7, 1966

    Two Anderson County 4-H Teenage Club members were to leave with 225 other Kentucky students and leaders for a 4-H Citizenship Short Course at the National 4-H Center in Washington, D.C.

  • April 20

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

    10 a.m. — Arnold Clark Band at the Anderson Senior Center

    10:15 a.m. — Blood pressure with Amedysis at the Anderson Senior Center

    Noon — Potluck lunch at the Anderson Senior Center

    1 p.m. — Yoga at the Anderson Senior Center

    2 p.m. — Cards and games at the Anderson Senior Center

  • Family Fest set at Sand Spring Baptist

    Sand Spring Baptist Church will host Family Fest at 6 p.m. April 27.

    This will be a time for food, fellowship and fun.

    Men are encouraged to bring a pot of chili for the chili cook-off.

    Women may enter cakes in the cake bake-off.

    Children are asked to enter the best decorated cake or cupcake contest.

    There will also be cornhole, board games, Legos and more.

    Quartet to perform

  • The fifth annual Pierian Women’s Art Show will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the lobby of the ACHS auditorium.

    The public is invited to attend.

    The show will be judged and prizes will be awarded to the students.

  • Donna and Terry Cunningham of Lawrenceburg will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary April 15.
    Donna Thurman, daughter of Lee and Maxine Hawkins and the late Gilbert Thurman, married Terry Cunningham, son of Clarence and Dorothy Cunningham, at Antioch Christian Church on April 15, 1966. Brother Maynard officiated.
    The couple has three children; Teri Jean and Doug Stockton; Jill and Mike Goodlett; and Davy and Amy Cunningham, all of Lawrenceburg.

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, April 7, 1966
    Pvt. Paul Johnson, 19, son of Jailer Lucien Johnson and Mrs. Johnson was wounded in action in Vietnam and was in a Tokyo hospital. There were no details in the letter to his family except that he had undergone surgery on his left arm and the injury occurred March 24.

    Nancy Dean and Bobby Carmickle won excellent ratings in oratory and public speaking at the Speech Festival held in Richmond. They were students at Sand Spring School.

  • April 13
    8:30 a.m. — Breakfast Club at the Anderson Senior Center
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Craft Attack and brunch at the Anderson County Extension Office
    10:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks with Phyllis Wells at the Anderson Senior Center
    10:45 a.m. — What’s Happening in Lawrenceburg with Pam Brough at the Anderson Senior Center
    11:30 a.m. — Lunch at the Anderson Senior Center
    1 p.m. — Gentle yoga at the Anderson Senior Center

  • Is the enemy capable of producing a fake, counterfeit religion? Absolutely. If the enemy, Satan, can get well-meaning people to believe that by doing a thing — sitting on a church pew for a couple of hours a week — is a proper response and all that is necessary to be in a right relationship with God, he has succeeded.
    I have heard it said like this: “Sitting in a hen house don’t make you a chicken.”

  • Family Fest planned
    Sand Spring Baptist Church will host a Spring Family Fest on April 27 at 6 p.m.
    Men of all ages are asked to bring a pot of chili for the Men’s Chili Cookoff.
    Ladies are asked to bring a cake for the Ladies Cake Bake Off.
    Children are asked to enter the Cake or Cupcake Bake off.
    There will be cornhole, board games, Lego fun, and more.

    Evergreen Baptist revival set
    Evergreen Baptist Church will host its spring revival at 7 p.m. nightly April 13 to 15.