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Today's News

  • Mackville truck, tractor pull reschedules

    Due to rain, the Mackville Truck and Tractor Pull has been rescheduled for April 28.
    Weigh in starts at 4 p.m., the pull begins at 5 p.m. Concessions will be available.
    For more information, contact Eddie Noel at 859-262-5104.
     

  • Community calendar: 4-25-12

    Community
    April 28: FFA greenhouse sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Anderson High School greenhouse
    April 28: Anderson County High School prom, open house tour from 7-7:45 p.m., $1 per person
    April 28: Kentucky National Guard Military Child Appreciation Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., American Legion, 725 West Broadway, Lawrenceburg
    April 24-June 28: Body Recall, free class held at Anderson County Health Department, 9:30-10:30 a.m.

    Education

  • Woman’s Club hosts luncheon, style show

    Hats Off!, the Lawrenceburg Pierian Woman’s Club (LPWC) annual luncheon and style show, was held at the Family Living Center of St. Lawrence Catholic Church on Saturday, April 21.
    As approximately 135 guests enjoyed the chicken-salad luncheon, Martha Caywood of the Derby Shoppe and Raggs in Danville emceed the style show, with club members and friends as models. Several ensembles from her shop, complete with hats, handbags and jewelry, were shown and described.

  • Relay for Life calendar: 4-25-12

    Saturday, May 19 -- Golf Scramble – Shotgun start 1:00 p.m. at Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course.  Registration begins at 12 noon.  Cost is $60 per player or $240 for 4-person team.  More information to follow, so check the Relay calendar each week.  Contact Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course at 502-839-4029 to reserve a spot in the scramble.  (If you are interested in sponsoring a hole, contact Griffin Gillis at 502-517-1986.)  Proceeds go to Relay for Life.

  • Teen Humane sponsors pet photo shoot

    Pet owners can have their pets photographed and digitally stored during an event sponsored by Teen Humane, according to a news release.
    The event, titled Fur Fest, is scheduled for Saturday, April 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the county park, and will include a bake sale.
    If a pet becomes lost, its photo will be posted on several websites, organizers said, in an effort to have it returned to its owners.
    The photos are free.
    Teen Humane is a younger version of the Anderson Humane Society.
    For more information call 839-8339.
     

  • Auxiliary donates $1,500 to Wounded Warriors project

    The American Legion Auxiliary conference was held in Louisville on April 21.
    Senior members attending from Unit 34 were Betty Butler, Nettie Halvorson, Chrisie Halvorson and Junior members were Janna Halvorson, Anna Boyles, Hannah Drury and Kyanna Ashlock.
    Junior members presented Department President Lois Hall with a $1,500 check for her Wounded Warriors project.
    According a press release from the Auxiliary, this check was from the proceeds of a special Bingo and a donation from Senior Auxiliary members.

  • Engagement: Phillips and Williams

    William W. Philllips and Nancy Phillips announce the engagement of their daughter, Karla Elaine Phillips to Brad Williams, son of Steve and Marsha Williams.
    Grandparents of the bride are the late Woodrow and Mildred Phillips and the late C.C. and Lucy Cook.
    Grandparents of the groom are Tom and Eunice Williams and Marshall and Carlene Reynolds.
    The bride is a graduate of Asbury University and is currently employed as a health and wellness teacher at Stewart Home School.

  • Engagement: King and May

    James and Judy King of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Michelle King of Lawrenceburg, to Westley Clay May of Versailles, son of Jennifer and Tom O’Nan of Versailles.
    Grandparent of the bride is Nell Stratton of Versailles.  
    The bride will graduate with a bachelor’s of arts this May from Midway College.
    The groom is a National College graduate, and is currently employed at O’Nan Glass and Window.
    The wedding will take place June 2, 2012, at 7 p.m. at the Wildside Winery in Versailles.

  • Engagement: Inabnitt and Cummins

    Brad and Lucinda Inabnitt announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Renee Inabnitt to Aaron Bruce Douglas Cummins, son of Claude and Pam Cummins, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are James and the late Barbara Hammond and Paul Inabnitt and Brenda Wilhoite.
    Grandparents of the groom are James and Lois Meadows and Claude and Nanny Cummins.
    The bride is a 2005 Anderson County High School graduate.
    The groom also attended Anderson County High School.

  • Way We Were: About 100 attend Western Alumni Banquet

    50 YEARS AGO
    April 26, 1962
    Approximately 100 alumni and friends at Western High School met in the school cafeteria for their annual alumni banquet.
    Since 1929 when Western held the first commencement, there had been a continuous growth in enrollment and many of her students have become college graduates. Many fields of endeavor claim the alumni of Western High School.
    Among those attending the banquet were: