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Today's Features

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, Sept. 19, 1963

    Sweepstakes winner
    Mrs. E.B. Sparrow, a three-time runner-up in the sweepstakes division of the Kentucky State Fair, copped the grand prize for the first time with her 90 entries in the fruit and vegetables, textile, art and craft and hobby show divisions.
    She was presented the sweepstakes rosette blue ribbons and a silver bowl. Sparrow was the sweepstakes winner at the Anderson County Agricultural Fair three years in a row.

  • Community
    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
    Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
    For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.

    Anderson County Extension Office

  • In Sunday’s edition of the Lexington Herald-Leader an article was featured by Amanda Ripley, author of “The Smartest Kids in the World – and How They Got That Way” titled “Dedicated parents should just grab a book,” in which she described how parental involvement in the home encourages learning and better academic achievement of the children.

  • Mount Pleasant Baptist Church will hold its 169th Homecoming on Oct. 6, the church announced.
    The church was devastated by flooding in August when Puncheon Creek swelled an estimated 10 feet over its banks.
    Since then church members, volunteers and supporters have worked to get the church back into shape and that effort is nearly complete, church members said in announcing Sunday’s Homecoming event.

  • Tonya Elliot of Lawrenceburg and Bobby and Brandy Waddle of Bowling Green announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Michelle Waddle of Lawrenceburg, to Tyler Wayne Junkin, son of Jennifer and Kenny Trent and Jerry Junkin and Judy Anderson, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are Della Elliot and Jenny and the late Bob Elliot of  
    Lawrenceburg and Zennie and Larry Waddle of Bowling Green.

  • Angela M. Doss and Jeremy B. Sutherland, both of Lawrenceburg, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride is the daughter of Eddie and Donna Miller of Frankfort. She is a 1999 graduate of Western Hills High School and is employed at Kroger in Lawrenceburg.
    The groom is the son of JB and Marcie Sutherland and Bill and Sabrina Sands of Lawrenceburg. He is a 1999 graduate of Anderson County High School and is a student at Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Lawrenceburg.
    He is employed at Best Western in Lawrenceburg.

  • Community
    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
    Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
    For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.

  • Mount Moriah Baptist hosts sale
    Mount Moriah Baptist Church will host its last community yard sale of the season Sept. 28 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kentucky 53, Mount Eden.
    The yard sale will be held inside and out.
    There will be free set-ups and a concession stand for breakfast, lunch and snacks.
    Call 738-5350 to reserve a place.

    Mount Pleasant Baptist
    postpones revival
    Mount Pleasant Baptist Church has had to postpone its revival due to flooding and construction, according to a news release.