Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Oct. 6, 1966

    New officers of the Eastern Star Chapter of Lawrenceburg were installed.

  • Oct. 5

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

    10:30 a.m. — Eating for Good Health with Joan at the Anderson County Senior Center

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

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

    Oct. 6

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

    9 a.m. — Exercise, shopping and errands at the Anderson County Senior Center

  • What is one necessity for all new families?


    Seeing this need, Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church has launched a diaper ministry, doling out diapers of all sizes and baby wipes to Anderson County residents.

    “I thought of this ministry a couple of years ago,” said Holly Hawkins, who along with Emily Spurlock is spearheading the effort. “They do something similar in Lexington.”

  • Sand Spring

    Baptist Church

    Fall Fellowship trip planned Oct. 9

    Sand Spring Baptist Church will take a Fall Fellowship trip to Devine’s Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze in Harrodsburg on Oct. 9.

    They will leave from the church at 5:30 p.m. and return at 8:30 p.m.

    The cost is $5 and includes activities, a pumpkin and pizza.

    For more information email ssbsyouth@sandspring.org.

    Lawrenceburg United Methodist Church

    New mission provides diapers for needy families

  • Eleanor Alexandria Sizemore was born Sept. 20, 2016 at 2:13 a.m. at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    She weighed 8 pounds 1 ounce and measured 20 inches long at birth.

    Eleanor is the daughter of Amy Lamaster and Cody Sizemore of Lawrenceburg. She has an older sister, Abby.

    She is the granddaughter of Kandi Sizemore and the great-granddaughter of Joyce and David Sizemore, all of Lawrenceburg.

  • The Bailey family reunion will start at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Franklin County Senior Citizens Center.

    A potluck meal will be shared at 1 p.m.

    The Franklin County Senior Citizens Center is located at 202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort.

    For more information, contact Danny or Doris Bailey at 502-875-5182 or by email at dannybbailey@aol.com.

  • Someone forgot to tell Mother Nature that fall has started. I was standing outside Saturday, it was 90 degrees in the shade. It was a competition day for the Anderson County Marching Band. As a band Mom, I naturally volunteered to be a “chow” Mom. I really don’t do any of the cooking, they have that well under control.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Sept. 29, 1966

    A/3c Coley Moffett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey Moffett, took parachute training at Fort Benning, Georgia. Upon completion he was to report to Keesler Field, Mississippi

    Charles Woods accepted a position with the City Waterworks as manager at the City Disposal Plant. He was associated with Edwards Sausage Company for the past 11 years as a truck driver.

    Beulah Sparrow was chosen as 4-H girl of the week.

    Mike Hostetter was chosen as 4-H boy of the week.