Today's News

  • 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.

  • Anderson County Jail Log: 11-13-13

    The following people were arrested during the week of Nov. 4-8 and transported to the Shelby County Detention Center, according to information provided by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.
    Arresting agencies include the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, Lawrenceburg Police Department and Kentucky State Police.

    Nov. 4
    Eugene Kinsey, driving under the influence (first offense), speeding
    Glen Abner, failure to appear
    Ciji West, contempt of court
    Lewis Whitt, Laurel and Fayette County warrants

  • Birds of a feather stick tight to Christian Academy students
  • Anderson middle school October students of the month
  • Bearcats march at Lucas Oil Stadium
  • Elementary honors choir concert to be held Nov. 14

    The Anderson County school district will be hosting its fifth elementary honors choir concert Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. in the high school auditorium.
    Each elementary school in Anderson County selected 20 fourth and fifth grade students through an audition process with their respective music teachers, according to Saffell Street Elementary music specialist Meredith Lewis.  

  • Family Court Judge John David Myles seeking second term

    By Lisa King
    Circuit Judge John David Myles filed papers Wednesday with the Kentucky Secretary of State’s Office to seek a second term in the Family Court Division in the 53rd Judicial Circuit representing Anderson, Shelby and Spencer counties.  
    Myles was elected in November 2008 as the circuit’s first family court judge.

  • News briefs: 11-13-13

    Red Cross plans
    three blood drives
    The Franklin County chapter of the American Red Cross have announced three pre-Thanksgiving blood drives.
    A two-day drive is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 25 and Tuesday, Nov. 26 from 2 to 7 p.m. at Ninevah Christian Church, located on Ninevah Road.
    Both drives will include free chili for those who sign up to donated.
    Another drive is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kroger store in Lawenceburg.