Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Sept. 9, 1965

    Real estate sales

    Three tracts of real estate belonging to the late Robert E. Taylor was sold at public auction for $17,350. The property was located five miles west of Lawrenceburg on U.S. Highway 127 at the Nevins Road.

    One tract containing 12 acres and a home was purchased by Clarence Cottrell for $9,525; the second tract of nine acres was sold to Carl Chilton for $3,575 and the third tract of nine and a half acres was purchased by Mrs. Ruby Chilton for $4,250.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 28

    10:30 a.m.: Embracing Life/Brain Health

    11:30 a.m.: Lunch

    12:30 p.m.: Rook Club

    1 p.m.: Yoga with Jenny


    Thursday, Oct. 29

    8:30 a.m.: Breakfast Club

    9 a.m.: Exercise

    9:30 a.m.: Shopping and errands

    11 a.m.: Lunch Bunch at the Cookout


    Friday, Oct. 30

    10:30 a.m.: Ghostly Bash Halloween Party

    11:30 a.m.: Lunch

    12:30 p.m.: Hocus Pocus on the Big Screen

    Monday, Nov. 2

  • A new charitable organization called The LIGHT Center opened earlier this month at 700 West Broadway, Suite 3, in Lawrenceburg, according to a news release.

    In addition to helping people deal with their daily living necessities, the center serves as a community hub that coordinates services provided by other charities, churches, organizations and charitable individuals, the news release states.

    The center has served approximately 40 people, families and other charities multiple times since its inception in June, organizers said.

  • Claylick UMC to kick off series Nov. 1

    Claylick United Methodist Church will sponsor a special series of discussions intended to provide help and hope to people who struggle during the holiday season, the church announced.

    The series is called “Season of Hope” and is geared toward those who have lost loved ones, are dealing with family illnesses, or are experiencing difficulties within their families.

  • By Ciara Hyatt, Cooking columnist

  • Courtney Drury and Matthew Gaines were united in marriage on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 5:30 p.m. at Driscoll Estate in Taylorsville.

    Pastor Terry Cooper officiated.

    A reception followed the ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Jamie and Tracey Drury of Lawrenceburg, granddaughter of Terry and Sandy Coulter, Wanda Coulter, Margie and the late J.W. Drury and Roy Parish. She is the great-granddaughter of Gladys Parish and Billie Cox.

  • From staff reports

    The Anderson County Ad-Hoc Committee for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for abused and neglected children will be hosting its annual chili luncheon on Friday, Oct. 30, at the American Legion Fairgrounds on Broadway.

    Lunch is $5 per person and includes chili, crackers, tea or water, and a homemade dessert. Food will be served staring at 11 a.m. and will run indefinitely, according to a news release.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Oct. 21, 1965

    Injured in game

    Three Anderson High students were injured in last Friday night’s game at Harrodsburg. Eddie Huffman was a patient at the Haggin Memorial Hospital with a chipped left knee. Gayle Warford received a back injury and was taken to the hospital for x-rays. Hank Hatfield re-injured his neck, however, his injury was not believed to be serious.

    Dedication of parkway set

  • By Nancy Kennedy

    Faith Columnist

    Tachycardia is a dangerously rapid heartbeat, arrhythmia is an irregular heartbeat and dead is no heartbeat at all — and I had all three recently.

    That may be a slight exaggeration and a bit of melodrama, but the truth is I experienced severe panic recently.

    I lost my camera.

    And by “my camera” I mean the one the Chronicle gave me to use and not mine to keep.

  • New Hope to host fall festival

    New Hope Baptist Church in Versailles will have its annual Fall Festival at 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24.

    There will be games, prizes, a chili potluck and trunk-or-treat.

    Trunk-or-treat in Graefenburg

    Graefenburg Baptist Church will host its annual trunk-or-treat event at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 30.

    Festivities include candy for the kids, and music and refreshments for the whole family inside the Ministry Activities Center.