Community News

  • Bank announces plans to celebrate anniversary

    Century Bank will host a cookout for the community on Friday, July 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside of its main office on Glensboro Road.
    The cookout is one of several events planned to celebrate the bank’s 15th anniversary, according to a news release.
    Century Bank opened its doors in July 2000.
    Also planned is a Kid’s Day from 1 to 4 p.m. on July 8, featuring inflatables, face painting, balloon animals, giveaways and free snow cones.
    On July 9, the bank will give away two shopping sprees from 2 to 6 p.m. at its branch in Kroger.

  • Theater group to present Snow White

    Tickets for next month’s presentation of Snow White go on sale June 22.
    The play will be an adaption by Lawrenceburg’s Catherine Partlow, according to a news release.
    Performances are scheduled for July 10, 11, 17 and 18 at 7 p.m., and July 12 and 19 at 2 p.m.
    Tickets are $10 per person or $7 for groups of eight or more. Children under 5 are admitted free.
    The play, presented by Anderson County Community Theatre, will be performed at the high school.
    For tickets and more information, call Partlow at 502-600-0614.

  • Play to feature Lawrenceburg residents

    A musical featuring a number of Anderson County residents is scheduled this at Franklin County High School.
    “Mary Poppins, The Musical” will be presented by the Bluegrass Theater Guild from June 25-27 at 7:30 p.m., and June 28 at 2 p.m.
    General admission is $15; $12 for students and seniors.
    Call 502-223-2117 for more information.

  • Gast completes dental school


  • Gash earns Eagle Scout rank


  • Sixth grader qualifies for rodeo finals
  • Baccalaureate celebration
  • Extension calendar

    Local Foods for Kentucky

    Six free classes are scheduled, featuring Kentucky foods, on May 27, June 24, July 22, 29 and Aug. 12 at 5:30 p.m. Recipes from Living Well; Plate It Up Kentucky and the 2015 Food and Nutrition Calendar will be offered.  Sample new foods and learn more about healthy meals.


    Taking Control of Your Diabetes

    Classes are scheduled for Fridays, April 29, June 5, 19, 26 at 10:30 a.m. at the Anderson Senior Center in Lawrenceburg.


  • Birth: Gracie Ann Ajean Chilton

    Pete and Tonia Chilton announce the birth of a daughter at the Women’s Hospital St. Joseph East on March 8, 2015.

    Gracie Ann Ajean Chilton weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long at birth.

    Maternal grandparents are Roger Hall of Lawrenceburg and the late Daisy Hall.

    Paternal grandparents are the late Leon Chilton and Connie Chilton.

  • Learn about Honor Flight at Senior Center

    From staff reports

    There will be an information session about an Honor Flight for Veterans on Monday, April 27 at 10:30 a.m. at the Anderson Senior Center.

    George Campbell will be the speaker at the meeting and provide details about the Honor Flight program.

    The session is open to the public, but World War II veterans, Korean War veterans and Vietnam veterans are invited.

    An Honor Flight is planned for Sept. 26. The group will fly out or bus that morning and return that evening. All expenses are paid for the veteran.