.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Community News

  • 'Dancing Around the World' theme of Final Cotillion

    Members of the 2014 Lawrenceburg Junior Cotillion recently held their Final Cotillion and Parent Event in the ballroom of the Eagle Lake Convention Center. The theme was “Dancing Around the World,”under the instruction of the Lexington Arthur Murray Ballroom Dance Studio.

    Members demonstrated dance techniques with various origins such as a Latin aalsa, Venetian waltz and a country-western two-step. The local Junior Cotillion is a program offered to boys and girls in sixth through eighth grade, focusing on life skills through social experiences.

  • Community Calendar, March 26, 2014

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

  • Beasley Family welcomes daughter

    Kora Addison Beasley was born at 10:51 a.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center to Adam and Lauren Beasley of Lawrenceburg.

    Kora weighed 9 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 22 inches long at birth.

    She joins her brother, Noah, age 4.

    Maternal grandparents are Joey and Erin Milburn of Harrodsburg; paternal grandparents are Junior and Donna Beasley of Laurenceburg. Maternal great-grandmother is Roxie Milburn.

  • Relay gets Expo booth award

    The Relay for Life booth won "Best Decorated Booth for a Nonprofit Organization” at the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo on Saturday, March 22. Pictured from left is Kim Jennings of Commonwealth Credit Union, 2014 Relay chairman for Anderson County, and Meredith Moody, staff partner with the American Cancer Society.

  • Auxiliary holds leadership course for junior, senior members

    The American Legion Auxiliary Department of Kentucky Leadership chairman Pam Rice Brough held a leadership course at Patriot Hall for junior and senior members on March 8, according to a news release.
    Brough is a past department president, and she gave each of the junior members one of her past president’s writing pens and a pin. Brough gave each person pages of written material that told the history of the Auxiliary, and she stated the mission and purpose of the American Legion Auxiliary is to serve veterans, their families and their community.

  • Kentucky state police accepting applications for incoming cadet class

    The Kentucky State Police is now accepting applications for its 92nd cadet class, which is scheduled to begin on Aug. 3, 2014, according to a news release. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at www.kentuckystate police.org, click on the Career Opportunities, Recruitment Home and How To Become A Kentucky State Trooper links.

  • Woman’s Club to present ‘An evening with Mr. Lincoln’

    The Lawrenceburg Pierian Woman’s Club invites the public to attend “An Evening with Mr. Lincoln” on Friday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the Anderson County Public Library as a part of its annual membership campaign.
    Jim Sayre, an Anderson County resident who portrays Abraham Lincoln in the Kentucky Humanities Council Chautauqua, will entertain club members and guests, event organizers said.
    Admission is free and the club will be serving cookies and punch.

  • Scoutmaster receives service award
  • DARE magic show fundraiser scheduled to be held March 21

    A magic show to raise money for the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office DARE program is scheduled to be held March 21 at 7 p.m. in the Turner Elementary school gym.
    “The Anderson County Sheriff’s Department DARE Program is once again asking the community for help in our local Drug Abuse and Resistance fundraiser,” event organizers said. “All money raised stays in Anderson County and continues to help educate the children of our community.”

  • Drury selected for political leadership group

    Donna Crain Drury of Anderson County, member of the Anderson County school board, has been selected as one of 25 students in the Class of 2014 of the non-profit training program Emerge Kentucky of Louisville, according to a press release.
    Emerge Kentucky, established in 2009, is a political leadership program for Democratic women, and part of the Emerge America network, the press release said.