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Today's Features

  • 3rd annual House of Trees
    The third annual House of Trees will be held Friday and Sunday, Nov. 18-20 at West Park Shopping Center, US 127 Bypass.

  • Wallace B. Cardwell, a 20-year Navy veteran, will celebrate his 65th birthday Nov. 11, Veterans Day.
    Pictured are Cardwell, left, and his wife Charlotte.
    Cardwell has a son, Wally, a daughter Rebecca, married to husband Robbie Barnes, a grandson, Tucker Barnes, and a dog, Hondo.
     

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Nov. 9, 1961
    Votes were cast by 2,597 voters on a sunny but cold election day.
    Winning magistrate races were: Elmo Bruner, Democrat of the fourth district, beat out Everett Kays, Independent; and Elbert Stinnett defeated E.L. Shouse, Republican, as magistrate of the fifth district.
    Unopposed were: James C. Hanks, first district; Arvin W. Crask, second district; Stanley Burge, third district; all Democrats, and Walter Drury, Republican, sixth district.

  • Dwayne Smith and Angela Robinson of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter Jessica Rana Marie Smith of Lawrenceburg to Charles Powell of Lawrenceburg, son of David Brown and Cheryl Powell of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are George and Barbara Aldridge of Lawrenceburg and Jackie Smith and the late Annette Smith of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the groom are Charles and Henrietta Powell of Lawrenceburg.

  • Fox Creek Christian Church
    celebrates 170 years
    Fox Creek Christian Church will host its 170th anniversary with a family and friends celebration Nov. 6 at 9:45 a.m.
    The community is invited to join in the fellowship in the Christian Life Center, with special music presented by various local performers including the local gospel group Daughters Of The King. Worship services will begin at 11 a.m. with complete youth services being held in the church auditorium. Services will be followed by a potluck dinner at noon. Everyone is invited.

  • You wouldn’t sign a contract or buy any significant product without doing due diligence to make sure the transaction was valid and the reward equaled the investment, would you?
    Yet we place so little significance on “making our calling and election sure,” risking our eternal security.
    Many sincere individuals base their salvation on some emotional decision, or feeling, perhaps made as a child.

  • 3rd annual House of Trees

  • Edwin and Nicole Nighbert announce the birth of their daughter, Keeley Kaye Nighbert, born Oct. 27, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Hospital for Women’s Care.
    She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces and was 17 1/4 inches long.
    Siblings Preston, 8, and Win, 3, welcomed Keeley home.
    Maternal grandparents are John and Carol Bernier of Shelbyville and Ed and Sharon Nighbert of Lexington.
     

  • Community
    Nov. 8: Election Day

    Education
    Nov. 9-11, Nov. 14-15: GED instruction and college preparation, community education building, 8 a.m. to noon, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Bluegrass Community and Technical College, noon to 4 p.m., times subject to change depending on day
    Nov. 2: English as a second language, community education building, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Nov. 3: English as a second language, 9-10:30 a.m.
    Nov. 3: Family Literacy and Next Step Program, Anderson Community Education building, 5:30-8 p.m.

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Nov. 2, 1961
    Captain J. Gilbert Franklin, native of Anderson County, retired from the US Navy after 28 years of service.

    Fallout shelter booklets were to be put in every mailbox in the nation.
    According to a national magazine, the 106-page booklet would contain tips on fall shelters.

    Christy Ann Stratton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Stratton, celebrated her fifth birthday with a party at her home Thursday afternoon.