Today's News

  • Saffell Street hosts art show
  • Adult Education holds GED graduation ceremony on June 11

    The Anderson County Adult Education GED graduation will be held Monday, June 11 at 7 p.m. in the Anderson County High School Bearcat Theater, according to a news release.
    “This ceremony is to honor those students who have received their GED diplomas during the current school year,” event organizers said.
    Participating graduates are asked to call the office at 839-3754 to confirm reservations for a cap and gown, tassel and pictures. Graduates will meet in the theater stage area at 6 p.m.

  • Shaking hands with the president
  • District court docket: 5-30-12

    Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings April 16, 2012.
    Samual L. Oates, hearing, fraudulent use of credit card (less than $500 within six month period) – jail credit for fines and costs satisfied.
    Rhonda R. Smith, hearing, theft by unlawful taking – revoke 15 days (credit time served).
    Todd E. Beck, arraignment, three counts of theft by deception (less than $500) – continued to May 3.

  • Project Linus opens local chapter, provides blankets for kids

    Project Linus, a volunteer organization that provides comfort and security to seriously ill and traumatized children through homemade blankets, has created a new chapter in Shelby, Henry, Oldham, Anderson and Spencer counties.

  • Play to relive radio’s golden age during WWII

    The Anderson County Community Theater is looking to rally the troops and entertain its audience during its upcoming production of  “The 1940s Radio Hour,” a play that takes place at radio station WOV in New York City during World War II.
    Director Rodney Handy (who may also join in with the 16-piece live band as a musician) said the production begins with the cast setting up for the regular radio spot of the “Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade” singing group.

  • Job fair set at library

    Kentucky Teleworks will be at the Anderson County Public Library, 114 North Main St. on June 4 to screen applicants for work-at-home or telework jobs and to hold forums on work-at-home jobs, according to a press release from the Anderson Public Library.
    Screenings will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3-5:30 p.m. Forums will start at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
    Screenings will be for customer service, IT support and sales jobs that start at $9 an hour, and include health benefits for full-time employees, event organizers said.

  • 5K run, walk for Relay is Saturday

    The Anderson County Relay for Life and Team H.O.P.E. are running to make a difference for cancer research at the Relay for Life 5K run and walk, scheduled for Saturday, June 2.
    Registration for the event will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the race will begin at 9. Registration costs $25 and includes a shirt. Interested individuals can register online at www.active.com or on the morning of the race.
    All proceeds will be donated to Anderson County Relay for Life.

  • Boy Scout Troop to retire flags June 14

    A flag retirement ceremony conducted by Lawrenceburg Boy Scout Troop 37 is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, June 14, the Troop announced.
    The ceremony will be conducted in front of the Veterans Wall of Honor, located in front of the Healing Field at the American Legion Park on Broadway, according to a news release
    The ceremony is open to the public, and those who wish to retire flags that are worn, torn or no longer serviceable are asked to arrive by 6:30 p.m.
    Flags can also be dropped off at Ace Hardware through June 13.

  • Police launch ‘Click It or Ticket’ enforcement campaign

    The Lawrenceburg police department and the Anderson County sheriff’s office are joining with other state and local law enforcement in the 2012 national “Click It or Ticket” campaign through June 3, according to a press release from the city police department.