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Today's Features

  • Sandy and Garry Gaines and the late Steve Branton of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Beth Branton of Lawrenceburg, to Matthew Robert Brogan of Lawrenceburg, son of Mark Brogan and Wendy Brogan of New Richmond, Ohio.
    The bride-to-be’s grandparents are William Rucker and the late Lucille Rucker, Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Roberts and the late Finley Branton.
    The groom’s grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Michael Brogan, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Ireton and the late Bud and Christine Mineer.

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    August 10, 1961
    Bobby Satterly, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Satterly, suffered an injury to his right eye when he was struck by a ball while trying out Thursday morning in Versailles at the Pittsburg Pirates camp.
    He hit a home run the first time at bat and the second time up he was struck. Eight stitches were required to close the deep cut above the eye. He was admitted to Versailles Hospital and then taken to a specialist in Lexington.

  • Helping Hands sponsors ‘50s themed Ladies Day

  • Community
    Aug. 12: Movie Night on the Green, Despicable Me, starts at dusk

    Education
    Aug. 3-5, Aug. 8 and 9: 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
    Aug. 3: English as a second language, community education building, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Aug. 4, Aug. 8: English as a second language, 9-10:30 a.m.

  • Brylee Ann Thacker
    Kyle and Emily Thacker of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Brylee Ann Thacker, on June 3, 2011 at Central Baptist Hospital.
    She weighed 7 pounds, and was 21 1/2 inches long.
    Her maternal grandparents are Larry and Barbara Basham, Nancy Peach and Jason Hudnall. Her paternal grandparents are Billy and Joanie Thacker.
     

  • 50 YEARS AGO
    August 3, 1961
    Fifty-one cars of a 175-car Southern Railway freight train were derailed about 2:30 last Thursday afternoon near the Avenstoke crossing.
    A number of rails were broken and damaged, as well as severe damage to the cars and contents. No one was injured.
    Cause of the derailment was unknown.

    Johnny Cook, 7, son of Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Cook, fell from his bicycle Monday and sustained a deep cut of the right knee. Six stitches were required to close the wound.

  • Tammy O’ Neal and David Kinnerson of Lawrenceburg, and Patrick and Laura McDonald of Frankfort proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Layne McDonald of Lawrenceburg to Jarrod Hunter Carey of Lawrenceburg, son of Eddie and Angie Carey of Lawrenceburg and Tracy and Frank Sanders of Versailles.
    The bride-to-be’s maternal grandparents are Linda Sandford and Bryl Manley of Franklin County. The bride-to-be’s paternal grandparents are Gary and Sandra McDonald of Anderson County.