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Today's Features

  • There’s a song by Waylon Jennings that says, “You think that you can say some words and take away the hurt…but when it ain’t working out we got a saying down south ‘baby that dog won’t hunt.’” Several years ago, I had a couple of hound dogs given to me. They were good for one thing – barking; hunters they were not. Oh sure, they would run and root around, but they never produced for me anything of substance.

  • Ole’ Time Tent Revival in Tyrone

    There will be a “Revelation on the River” Oct. 4 and Oct. 5.

    The revival will be held at 1833 Tyrone Main Street Lawrenceburg, Kentucky 40342. The location is past the Wild Turkey Distillery on the left and the property is down approximately a mile on left.

    Free clothes giveaway

  • Beth and Scott Wayne Willoughby of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Marie Willoughby, at 11:42 p.m. on July 7, 2014 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center in Frankfort.

    She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Her maternal grandparents are Anita Hatchell, Jerry and Lisa Hughes, all of Lawrenceburg. Her maternal great-grandparents are George and Betty Kinne and Rosemary Hughes and the late Buddy Hughes.

  • Jimmy and Caitlin Bedford of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their son, Brian James Bedford, at 12:45 p.m. on Sept. 5, 2014 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    He weighed 8 pounds and was 20 inches long.

    His maternal grandparent is Annette Hammond of Lawrenceburg. His maternal great-grandparents are Carole Keene of Lawrenceburg and Bill and Jean Hammond of Michigan.

    His paternal grandparents are Terry and Pam Bedford of Lawrenceburg. His paternal great-grandparents are Mattie Bedford of Lawrenceburg and Ken Dobrick of Louisville.

  • The National Football League is under fire in regards to the epidemic of domestic violence within its ranks; a culture that has gone on for some time and yet little, if anything, was being done about it. But once a video, or two, goes viral, their hand is forced and now the NFL must deal with the issue. It is sad that it has got to this point.

  • Salt River Independent Church upcoming events

    The Salt River Independent Baptist Church will host their seventh annual homecoming service on Sunday, Sept. 28.

    Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. and Sunday service starts at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served on the grounds at 1 p.m.

    Salt River Independent Baptist Church is located at 1126 Salt River Road in Lawrenceburg.

    •The Sammy Glass family will be bringing music and the message on Sunday, Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. to kick off their revival.

  • Compiled by Janie Bowen

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    to jbowen@theandersonnews.com

     

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Sept. 17, 1964

    Sweepstakes winners

    Anderson County had the Grand Sweepstake winner in the Culinary Department of the State Fair and three other Sweepstakes winners in Candy, Meats and Marmalades and Preserves divisions judged last weekend.

  • Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis made political and media waves last year after she carried out an 11-hour filibuster on the floor of the Texas State Senate in opposition to a pro-life bill that would ban abortions on unborn children after the 20th week of pregnancy. The bill would eventually pass and be signed into law, but the Democrat senator used it to raise her political capital as a nominee for race for governor of Texas.

  • Fall Festival coming soon

    The Open Bible Church and Trinity Church of God will sponsor a fall festival 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Lawrenceburg Green.

    There will be all kinds of food, fun, games and music.

    For more information, contact the Open Bible Church at 839-5922.

     

    Westside Community calendar

    Westside Community Church is located at 1311 Versailles Road in Lawrenceburg.

    Sunday School 10 a.m.

    Morning Worship 11 a.m.

  • The Warford-Edge wedding set for Sunday, their families announced in a news release.

    The open wedding of Amanda Lee Warford and Casey Lawrence Edge is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg.

    A reception will follow at the Anderson County Community Park building.