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Community News

  • Club to host style show

    The Pierian Woman’s Club will be hosting the fifth “Hats Off!” luncheon, style show and silent auction on Saturday, April 27 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.
    The style show will be featuring clothing from Derby Shoppe and Raggs in Danville and will be hosted by Martha Caywood.

  • Anderson Public Library to host Civil War ‘Living History’

    “Living History at Anderson Public Library,” a Civil War re-enactment and encampment event, will be held at the Anderson Public Library on Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Upriver Music will perform at the library at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., and will give a little background and history of the music from that era before each performance, according to a news release.  

  • Library announces upcoming May classes

    The Anderson Public Library will offer the following free classes in May. All classes are subject to cancellation, and class space is limited to five students. Students will use the library’s laptops. Call the library at 839-6420 to sign up or contact Tami Elam at the library for more information.

    Introduction to Computers
    When: May 9
    Time: 2-3:30 p.m.

    Yoga course
    When: May 9
    Time: 6:30 p.m.

    Doctor Who Club
    When: May 10
    Time: 6-8 p.m.

    APL Book Club

  • Anderson Co. Drug Court celebrates graduation

    Anderson County Drug Court recently celebrated the April 12 graduation of Anderson County residents Josh Case and Josh Williams from the Drug Court program.
    Drug Court, which serves Anderson, Shelby and Spencer counties, was established by Chief Circuit Judge Charles Hickman in 2007.
    The program’s mission statement is “to empower our participants to live substance-free lives by promoting positive change in criminal and addictive behaviors that lead to personal responsibility and productive citizenship.”

  • News briefs: 4-17-13

    High school FFA to host plant sale Saturday
    The Anderson County High School FFA will be holding its annual spring greenhouse fundraiser starting Saturday, April 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    All proceeds of the sale will go to FFA students and the agriculture program, according to event organizers.
    Plants to be sold include a wide variety of flowers, flower baskets, ferns, mixed planters, tomatoes, peppers, basil and more.

  • Rite-Aid announces upcoming fundraiser events for Children’s Miracle Network

    The Lawrenceburg Rite-Aid will be hosting the following events to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network, according to a news release.
    Rite-Aid will be hosting a bake sale on Saturday, April 13 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and a yard sale and cook out on April 20 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    Raffle tickets for UK mementos and Mother’s Day baskets will also be available, the news release states.
    All money raised will benefit the UK Children’s Hospital, according to the Rite-Aid news release.

  • Crepps serves as House Majority Leader page
  • Four Roses’ new limited edition features 13-year-old barrel strength bourbon

    This spring, Four Roses Distillery will issue the newest release in its series of limited-quantity special bottlings with the 2013 Limited Edition Single Barrel Bourbon, which will be bottled at barrel strength and feature spicy characteristics of cinnamon, nutmeg and brown sugar, according to a press release.
    Four Roses Master Distiller Jim Rutledge personally selected a 13-year-old bourbon that uses Four Roses’ recipe coded OBSK, one of 10 uniquely handcrafted bourbon recipes produced by the Lawrenceburg-based distillery.

  • Friends of the Library to meet

    Friends of the Anderson Public Library is scheduled to meet April 10 at 5:30 p.m. at the library.
    New members are welcome.
    The group meets the second Wednesday of the month at the library at 5:30 p.m.
    If there is no school, there will be no meeting.
     

  • Mount Eden Saddle Club to host horse show

    The Mount Eden Saddle Club will be hosting a horse show April 13 at 6 p.m.
    The show will include youth, adult western, gaited pleasure and contest classes.
    The Mount Eden Ruritan grounds are located on Mt Eden Road/Highway 53.
    For more information contact Leslie Smitha at 502-321-8166, Sharon Gilbert at 502-738-9741, Chasidy Hawkins at 502-680-0497 or Brooke Gilbert 502-902-1754.
    Visit www.mtedensaddleclub.weebly.com or check out the Mt. Eden Saddle Club on its Facebook page.
    2013 show schedule:
    April 13, 6 p.m.
    May 11, 6 p.m.