Today's Features

  • The Anderson County Extension office is offering the following classes and activities over the next several weeks.

    The office is located in the county park.

    July 8

    Attitude - Learn more about how your attitude affects aging successfully at 10:30 a.m.

    July 20

    Anderson County Extension Service is offering a six-week program every Monday at 5:30 p.m. to help individuals with Type 2 Diabetes learn to manage the disease.


    July 20-21

  • Descendants of D.F. and Nannie Hanks held their annual reunion July 4 at Anderson County park.

  • The family of the late Mr. and Mrs. William B. Brown had its annual reunion June 20 in the fellowship hall of Fairview Christian Church, family members announced.

  • Allyson Leaverton and Luke Warford were united in marriage Friday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Louisville Seminary’s Garden Court.

    Brother Alex Kinchen officiated.

    Music was provided by Curt Vernon, Lydia Slayden and Dylan Tighe.

    A reception followed the ceremony.

    The bride is a daughter of Michael and Kelly Vineyard and Christopher and Erin Leaverton.

  • Robert Raymond will celebrate his 80th birthday July 13, his family announced. A resident of Anderson County for the past 50 years, Raymond was born July 13, 1935. He and his wife June have three children, Becky Whitehouse, Laura Raymond and Chad Raymond. Their grandchildren include Corey Peters, Chelsey Bast and Jayden Raymond. Great-grandchildren include Jacey Peters, Layne Day, Kendall, Kayden, Kolten and Korbyn Bast, with twins Kenzey and Karter Bast expected later this year.

  • Tina Marinelli of Lawrenceburg announces the engagement of her daughter, Lindsey M. Bybee, to Alex Wood of Frankfort.

    The wedding is scheduled for 5 p.m. Sept. 18.

    The groom is a son of David and Karen Wood of Frankfort.

    A graduate of Western Kentucky University, the groom works for HMB Professional Engineers in Frankfort as a right of way consultant.

    The groom’s grandparents are Dr. Scott and Barbara Green, and Geneva Wood and the late Elmer Wood.

  • The Anderson Public Library will offer the following free classes in July

    Pilates Plus

    When: Mondays and Wednesday

    Time: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

    Seniors Computer Class

    When: Thursday, July 9

    Time: 10 a.m.

    APL Book Club

    When: Monday, July 13

    Time: 6 p.m.

    Seniors Computer Class

    When: Tuesday, July 14

    Time: 10 a.m.

  • Wednesday, July 8

    10:30 a.m. Blood pressure with Phyllis

    10:30 a.m. Embracing life as you age with Joan

    11:30 a.m. Lunch

    12:30 p.m. Rook/Cards

    12:30 p.m. Sorry/Uno

    Thursday, July 9

    8:30 a.m. Breakfast club

    9 a.m. Video exercise

    9 to 2 p.m. Shopping and errands/Kroger Shopping Day

    5:30 p.m. Dinner out/Jim’s Seafood

    Friday, July 10

    10:30 a.m. Games with Home Town Manor

    11:30 a.m. Lunch

  • Motorcycle run to benefit Open Hands

    A motorcycle run is scheduled for Saturday, July 18 to benefit the Open Hands Food Ministry, it was announced.

    Sign up for the run begins at 11 a.m. at Open Hands, located on Industry Drive.

    Cost is $15 to enter, plus $5 for each additional rider.

    For more information, call David Montgomery at 502-680-6645.

    Homecoming at Hebron Cemetery

    Hebron Cemetery will host its annual homecoming Jul 11-12, according to a news release.

  • Dear young Christians of today,

    On behalf of my generation and our helicopter parenting, overboard praising for tying your shoes and giving every one of you a trophy just for showing up, I am truly sorry.