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Today's Features

  • The Lawrenceburg Pierian Woman’s Club will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday evening at the Anderson Public Library, 114 N. Main St., Lawrenceburg.

    A discussion of the book “Tool and Die” will start at 6:30, with the business meeting following at 7. Entertainment will be provided by Sophia Grigsby and Laurel and Madison Wash.

    Guests are welcome.

  • By Ashley Fields, Cooking Columnist

    Cheesecake. For some cooks, the word incites a bit of trepidation.

    Perhaps it’s just fear of the unknown. Perhaps it’s because some consider this particular cake to be on the fancy, complicated end of the dessert spectrum and their skills aren’t quite on par.

  • Compiled by Janie Bowen

     

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 20, 1965

    Lions officers

    New officers were elected in the Lions club.

    Donald R. Nowlin was named president to succeed Norman Hughes. Nowlin had been a member of the local club since October 1959 and had served as Lion Tamer, tail twister, Director and First Vice President.

  • Randy and Debbie Zimmerman of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Zimmerman, to Austin Hart of Lawrenceburg.

    Their wedding is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. May 16 at Rabbit Creek BNB in Versailles.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Anderson County High School, a nursing student at Kentucky State University and a pharmacy technician at Walmart.

    The groom-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Anderson County High School and a corporal in the United States Marine Corps.

  • Memorial Day service scheduled at Healing Field

    Memorial Day services are scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday, May 24 at the Healing Field, located in the American Legion Park on Broadway, the organization announced.

    Services are scheduled to be held inside of Patriot Hall if it rains.

    The names of the 118 soldiers who are honored in the Healing Field will be read aloud, along with the names of all Anderson County soldiers who died while serving their country.

  • Ciara Hyatt, Cooking columnist

    It is a rare occasion for my husband and I to get a night away without the kids, and sometimes when that night finally arrives, getting dressed up and driving to a busy restaurant is the last thing we want to do.

  • Friendship Baptist to discuss cemetery

    A meeting for those with family, friends and loved ones buried in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery are asked to attend a meeting to discuss the cemetery’s long-term support program, organizers announced.

    The meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. May 16 at the cemetery, and will address maintenance, mowing and other needs related to the cemetery.

    For more information, call Phyllis Grubbs at 502-839-7143.

    Alton Christian to host youth rally

  • By Nancy Kennedy, Faith columnist

    At my church we talk a lot about beauty.

    The ancient Greeks and the early Christians elevated three prime virtues: truth, goodness and beauty, and as Russian novelist Dostoevsky wrote, “Beauty will save the world.”

    A longing for beauty is primal. A lack of it brings despair.

  • Compiled by Janie Bowen

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, May 13, 1965

    Crask wins engineering grant

    Jesse Crask, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ancel Crask, was awarded on of 40 student Engineering Employee scholarships by the Kentucky Dept. of Highways

    The Anderson High School senior was chosen on the basis of scores made on the American College Test, his standing in his high school class, and statements made on his application form.

    Injured at school