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Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 14, 1964

    Breaks hand

    Charles Allen Perry, son of Bro. and Mrs. E. Paul Perry of Chaplin, broke his left hand Saturday while playing ball at Camp Calvary.

    Thursday, June 18, 1964

    Graduates honored

    Carl Davis Penny, a graduate of the Lincoln Institute, won the Dr. Rabb “Best Sportsmanship” award and was presented with the trophy at graduation.

  • Nick Drury and Amber Perkins announce the birth of their son, Ayden Ryker Drury, on May 20, 2014.

    He weighed 8lbs 6 1/4 oz and was 21 3/4 inches long.

    His maternal grandparents are Belinda Perkins and Jeff Perkins of Lawrenceburg.

    His maternal great-grandparent is Brenda Owens of Lawrenceburg.

    His paternal grandparents are Jamie and Tracey Drury of Lawrenceburg.

  • Richard Lee and Drayma Maye (Carman) Holmes of 107 Djeddah Drive, Lawrenceburg, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception given by family.

    The event is scheduled from 3-5 p.m. June 14 at the Lawrenceburg First Baptist Church located at 111 N. Main Street in Lawrenceburg.

    The couple married June 13, 1964 at Gethsemane Baptist Church in Danville by the late Rev. Robert Lanham and the late Rev. Henry Hedgspeth.

  • Anderson County Cooperative Extension has events

    The following are upcoming events at the Anderson County Cooperative Extension located at 1026 County Park Rd., Lawrenceburg KY 40342.

    To register for an event or for more information, contact the Anderson County Extension Office at 502.839.7271 or e-mail Joan Martin at joan.martin@uky.edu.

  • Fellowship Baptist Church hosts Wildness Escape-themed bible school

    Fellowship Baptist Church will host vacation bible school June 16-June 20 from 6-8 p.m.

    This year’s theme is “Wilderness Escape where God guides and provides.”

    There will be crafts, snacks, music and a chance for kids to make new friends.

    For more information, contact Tim Johnson at 502.517.2967.

    Fellowship Baptist Church is located at Hammonds Creek Rd., Lawrenceburg KY 40342.

  • Amanda Denise Brewer of Lawrenceburg and Michael Lyn Wells of Frankfort announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of W. Dudley and Pattie Shryock of Lawrenceburg.

    She is the granddaughter of Wilma Shryock and the late Dudley Shryock and Janie Cogdill.

    She graduated from the University of Kentucky with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and is an accountant.

    The groom-to-be is the son of Donald and Rita Wells of Lawrenceburg.

  • Jerry and Betty Springate of Lawrenceburg announce the marriage of their daughter, Scarlett Lynn Springate, to David Cooker, the son of Paul and Carrie Cooker of Cincinnati.

    The bride is the granddaughter of Idell Springate Thurman and the late J.W. Springate. She is also the honorary granddaughter of Donna Gash.

    The ceremony was held May 24 at Disney World in Orlando, Fla.

    The bride and groom are 2009 graduates of the University of Kentucky.

  • Lori and Tim Wells of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their son, Josiah Reed Wells, on May 10, 2014 at 11:59 a.m. at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    He weighed 9 pounds, 10 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    He was welcomed home by his sisters - Abigail Grace Wells, 6, and Molly Kate Wells, 3.

    His maternal grandparents are Bill and Vonda Reed of Mount Sterling, Ky.

    His maternal great-grandparents are Herlis and Madeline Cole.

    His paternal grandparents Donald and Rita Wells of Lawrenceburg.

  • 50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 14, 1964

    Spelling bee winner

    Myrtle Ada Phillips, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Phillips of Bondville, won the Mercer County spelling bee. She was a fifth grader at Salvisa.

    Thursday, May 28, 1964

    Honored in hall of fame

    The name of the late W.D. Mountjoy was enshrined on a plaque at Freedom Hall in the National Horse Show Hall of Fame.