.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • School bus involved in minor accident Tuesday morning

    An Anderson County school bus, Bus #65, was involved in a minor accident at about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning as it was picking up kids for school on Edmondson Road, according to an Anderson News reporter at the scene Tuesday.

    None of the 15 students were injured, and all students were examined by Anderson County EMS.

  • Anderson defeats Conner, advances to regional championship game

    Anderson County came up with one more big play than visiting Conner and held on to take a 35-34 win in the second round of the state Class 5A football playoffs Friday night.

    On a night that saw three kickoffs and an interception returned for touchdowns and featured one of Kentucky's most highly-regarded quarterbacks in history, it still came down to the play of the lines to determine who would move on to the Region 3 championship game.

  • Community calendar: 11-13-13

    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

  • ACE presents ‘Mary Todd Lincoln’ at library Friday

    Anderson Community Education will be hosting a night of ‘Kentucky storytelling” by Trish Clark, who will portray Mary Todd Lincoln, on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m.
    The Kentucky Chautauqua presentation “Mary Todd Lincoln: A House Divided” will be held at the Anderson Public Library and is sponsored by the Lawrenceburg Pierian Woman’s Club.

  • Community briefs: 11-13-13

    Early Kentucky Craftsman Fair
    to be held Nov. 15
    An “Early Kentucky Craftsman Fair,” hosted by Friends of Fort Harrod, will be held Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the James Harrod Convention Center, Fort Harrod State Park, 100 South College Street, Harrodsburg. “Craftsmen and women will be selling 18th century historical clothing, weaving, beadwork, leather goods, knives, black powder guns and accoutrements,” event organizers said. There will be a silent auction and drawing for door prizes.

  • Way We Were: BOY SCOUTS CHOPPED WOOD TO EARN DOUGH

    50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, Nov. 14, 1963
    Bobby Joe Durr left for Texas for service with the U.S. Air Force. He is a son of Mrs. Russell Durr.

    Danny Kays, 10, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kays, was ill at home with a deep cold and influenza.

    It was advertised that there was to be a special singing and preaching in the courthouse Saturday night at 7:30.

  • Mount Eden School landmark torn down

    By Lisa King
    The Sentinel-News
    The old Mount Eden School is in rubble now, but it lives on in the memory of those who went to school there, memories that some are finding hard to let go.
    “I was really careful with the way I did the demolition; I saved a lot of bricks,” said Barry Campbell, a Vietnam veteran and a member of the Mount Eden Ruritan Club who attended school in the building on KY 53.

  • Church briefs: 11-13-13

    Glensboro Baptist
    to host Ricky Peach benefit
    Glensboro Baptist Church will be hosting a benefit Nov. 16 from noon to 8 p.m. with all proceeds going to Ricky Peach, who suffered a stroke on Sept. 16.
    The event features soup for lunch and chili for dinner, as well as an auction featuring donated baskets, pies, cakes and other items.
    Gospel singing at the event includes New Vision, The Waldridge Family, Calvary’s Trio, The Adams Family, The Good Ole Boys, The Ruckers and Teresa Curtsinger.

  • What’s really going to make you happy this week?

    The Oxford Dictionary of English defines happy as “feeling or showing pleasure or contentment.” This vagueness of this definition demonstrates the subjective nature of happiness; what really makes us happy?

  • District court docket: 11-13-13

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on September 26, 2013.
    Mary K. Fain, show cause, theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) – continued to Oct. 24.
    Aaron L. Flora, show cause, third-degree terroristic threatening, first-degree attempted unlawful imprisonment, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence, minor injury), violation of conditions of release – bench warrant.