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Today's News

  • Education briefs: 8-17-11

    Student wins trip to St. Louis
    Lance Terrell, a home schooled student from Anderson County, received a High School Leader star provided by an engraving company and a trip to St. Louis to attend a Town  Meeting on Tomorrow at the Central Kentucky Council on Youth Leadership 2011 Youth Salute at Eastern Kentucky University on May 15. Terrell’s trip to St. Louis was valued at $500.

    Auxiliary awards scholarships

  • Birth: Harper Katherine Hutton

    Harper Katherine Hutton
    Shawn and Katie Hutton of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Harper Katherine Hutton, born June 17, 2011, at Central Baptist Hospital.
    She weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long.
    Her maternal grandparents are Kent and Deborah Stevens of Lawrenceburg. Her maternal great-grandparents are Helen Stevens and the late Melvin Stevens, and the late E.B. and Mildred Cornett, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Her paternal grandparents are Allen and Pam Hutton and Ron and Glenna Mitchell, all of Lawrenceburg.

  • County 4-H horse club receives honors at state contest

    In June, seven members of the Anderson County 4-H Horse Club traveled to the Kentucky State 4-H Horse Contest in Lexington to compete against other counties for top honors in Horse Bowl, Hippology, Speech, Photography and Crafts.
    Junior team members were Katie Shouse, Emily Adams, Allison Adams and Madison Hagan. Senior team members were Emily Drury, Hannah White and Alison Guzicki. The junior team placed 5th overall in Hippology and placed in the top 10 in Horse Bowl. The senior team placed second overall in Hippology and fourth overall in Horse Bowl.

  • Wedding: Carlton-Callan

    Brittany Gayle Carlton and Christopher Paul Callan of Lawrenceburg were married on April 9, 2011, at St. Lawrenceburg Catholic Church. Father Chris Clay officiated.
    Parents of the couple are Roger and Judy Carlton of Lawrenceburg and Paul and Ellenore Callan of Lawrenceburg. Grandparents of the couple are Marvin and Mary Ann Carlton of Lawrenceburg, the late Howard and Virginia Smith of Hustonville, Paul Callan, Sr., and the late Ann Callan of Silver Springs, Md., and the late Sebastian and Erna Herbert of Fredricksburg, Ind.

  • FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Band of Brothers’ mission: state championship

    “I want an officer for a secret and dangerous mission. I want a West Point football player.”
    —Gen. George C. Marshall, during World War II

    There’s nothing secret about the Anderson County Band of Brothers’ mission. A trip to the state championship football game in December has been on their minds since that night last November when they came within a whisker of upsetting No. 1 John Hardin in a state quarterfinal game.

  • The Way We Were: Byrd brothers found interesting bottles

    50 YEARS AGO
    August 17, 1961
    A special section of the paper reported the words from the kid’s point of view.
    Just for the asking . . .
    Adelia “Deede” Huddleston, 3, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Huddleston had a new baby brother and her aunt, Mrs. Sherman Sims, took her to the hospital nursery to see him.

  • A Dog’s Life
  • FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Veterans, dads support ‘Band of Brothers’ theme

    Football is often described in military terms.

     “It is a war.”  “They battle in the trenches.” “He boomed a howitzer shot.” 

    Some object, saying it is wrong to describe a game with war. Others do not like the comparison, saying a game cannot begin to capture the sacrifices made in combat.

  • Rotary plans annual Wine Fest for Aug. 27

    The Lawrenceburg Rotary Club will host its annual Wine Fest on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 6 to 11 p.m. at Lovers Leap Vineyard and Winery, the club announced.
    Tickets are $10, and VIP tables are available. Event sponsorships range from $1,000 to $100. Sponsors will be included in “all advertising, including the internet, The Anderson News and flyers throughout the community,” organizers said.
    Call club president Adam Burton at 502-517-9090 for details or e-mail adam@adamburton.net.

  • Aerobics, Tae Bo classes begin Aug. 22

    Anderson Community Education will begin its Steppin’ Up aerobics and Tae Bo combination classes with Doris Thompson, certified instructor, starting Aug. 22.
    The classes are held at United Methodist Church on Carlton Drive. A combination of step aerobics and Tae Bo will run for six weeks on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 6 – 7 p.m., and the cost is $29.
    Children ages 12 and over are welcome to join the class. Registration will take place on the first night of class.
    For more information call the ACE office at 839-3754.