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Today's News

  • Class of 1958 celebrates 55th reunion
  • Bailey family reunion to be held Sunday

    The annual Bailey family reunion will be held Sunday, Oct. 6 at the Senior Activity Center, 202 Medical Heights, Frankfort, at 12:30 p.m. with a potluck lunch at 1 p.m.
    Bring any photos and memories to share, event organizers said.
    For additional information, call Danny Bailey 502-875-5182.
     

  • Way We Were: MRS. E.B. SPARROW BROUGHT HOME THE RIBBONS

    50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, Sept. 19, 1963

    Sweepstakes winner
    Mrs. E.B. Sparrow, a three-time runner-up in the sweepstakes division of the Kentucky State Fair, copped the grand prize for the first time with her 90 entries in the fruit and vegetables, textile, art and craft and hobby show divisions.
    She was presented the sweepstakes rosette blue ribbons and a silver bowl. Sparrow was the sweepstakes winner at the Anderson County Agricultural Fair three years in a row.

  • Community calendar: 10-2-13

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

    Anderson County Extension Office

  • Seek to deposit the word in children’s hearts

    In Sunday’s edition of the Lexington Herald-Leader an article was featured by Amanda Ripley, author of “The Smartest Kids in the World – and How They Got That Way” titled “Dedicated parents should just grab a book,” in which she described how parental involvement in the home encourages learning and better academic achievement of the children.

  • Thieves break into police impound lot
  • District court docket: 10-2-13

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on July 18, 2013.
    Laurie A. Blauvelt, hearing, operating a motor vehicle under the influence – continued to Aug. 15.
    Chadwick Richards, arraignment, first-degree possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine), buy/possess drug paraphernalia, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security – pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing July 25.
    Gary W. Riley, hearing, non support – motion remanded.

  • Flooded church to hold Homecoming Sunday

    Mount Pleasant Baptist Church will hold its 169th Homecoming on Oct. 6, the church announced.
    The church was devastated by flooding in August when Puncheon Creek swelled an estimated 10 feet over its banks.
    Since then church members, volunteers and supporters have worked to get the church back into shape and that effort is nearly complete, church members said in announcing Sunday’s Homecoming event.

  • Saffell Street September Students of the Month
  • ‘See you at the pole’

    Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg students representing each segment of the school’s population —preschool, elementary, middle and high school — prayed, shared the pledges and sang the national anthem, according to Academy administrator Steve Carmichael.