• Christian Academy student wins conservation essay contest

    Colin Charles was named the Anderson County winner in the 2014 Soil Conservation Writing Contest.

    Charles is a seventh grader at the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg. He and his family live in Versailles.

    The contest was produced as a partnership between Kentucky Farm Bureau and the Kentucky Association of Conservation districts.

    This year’s theme was “Protect Kentucky’s Soil.” The winners were announced at the Anderson County Conservation District’s annual banquet.

  • Andrade places first in geography bee

    Each year the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg holds two in-house geography bees, according to a news release from the school.

    One features questions determined by “National Geographic” magazine, the other is scheduled by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). The winners of each of these in-house bees go on to participate in regional competitions. The regional ACSI competition was held on Friday, April 17.

  • Making flags at Ward Elementary
  • Turner Elementary names honor roll students

    From staff reports

    The following students were named to the third quarter honor roll at Robert B. Turner Elementary School, the school announced.

    Fifth grade

    All A’s

    Sarah Baker

    Samantha Black

    Jessica Brothers

    Colten Courrejolles

    Seth Davis

    Bryce Foster

    Isaiah Gettelfinger

    Jayden Hart

    Cameron Jones

    Emma Karpowich

    Annalise Luna

    Micah Maggard

    Greta McRoberts

    Bennett Myers

  • Saffell students named to honor roll

    From staff reports

    The following students were named to honor roll for the third nine-week marking period at Saffell Street Elementary School, according to information provided by the school.

    Fifth grade

    All A’s

    Jesse Boblett

    Lauren Holmes

    Abby Joseph

    Laura Quire

    Anna Sawyer

    A/B honor roll

    Chris Ball

    Isabella Bailey-Sims

    Cameron Beeler

    Makayla Caldwell

    Logan Chapman

    Cayden Cox

    River Crepps

  • April Citizens of Month named at Saffell
  • Education briefs 4-15-2015

    Hewitt to graduate

    Jennifer Cloer Hewitt, daughter of late Ruth A. and Robert T. Cloer and sister of late Gerald C. Locker will graduate May 3 from Cincinnati State in Cincinnati.

    She has maintained a combined GPA of 3.78 and will be graduating with honors during a ceremony at Xavier


  • Mustang Media claims top spot in state
  • Turner students enjoy Career Day

    Left, Amy Womack with Anderson County EMS gives Robert B. Turner Elementary School students an up-close look at an ambulance during Career Day last Friday at the school. Center, Deputy Patrick Beasley of the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office and his K-9 partner, Cooper, put on a demonstration during the event. Right, County Attorney Bobbi Jo Lewis, center, and Assistant County Attorney Tiffany Azzinaro speak with students.

  • Education briefs

    School choirs to perform Thursday

    The All District Honors Choir is scheduled to perform Thursday, April 9 at 6 p.m.

    The concert will be held in the Bearcat Theater, located at Anderson County High School.

    The performance will feature students from Robert B. Turner, Emma B. Ward and Saffell Street elementary schools, along with students from the middle and high schools. They will be under the direction of Sue Lou Smith.

    The concert is free and open to the public.