Today's News

  • Engagement: Inabnitt and Cummins

    Brad and Lucinda Inabnitt announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Renee Inabnitt to Aaron Bruce Douglas Cummins, son of Claude and Pam Cummins, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are James and the late Barbara Hammond and Paul Inabnitt and Brenda Wilhoite.
    Grandparents of the groom are James and Lois Meadows and Claude and Nanny Cummins.
    The bride is a 2005 Anderson County High School graduate.
    The groom also attended Anderson County High School.

  • Way We Were: About 100 attend Western Alumni Banquet

    50 YEARS AGO
    April 26, 1962
    Approximately 100 alumni and friends at Western High School met in the school cafeteria for their annual alumni banquet.
    Since 1929 when Western held the first commencement, there had been a continuous growth in enrollment and many of her students have become college graduates. Many fields of endeavor claim the alumni of Western High School.
    Among those attending the banquet were:

  • Engagement: Norton and Watkins

    Tim and Natalie Norton of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Alyse Norton, to Kyle Scott Watkins, son of Kenny and Tammy Watkins of Loyall.
    Grandparents of the bride are Nancy and the late Ralph Bowen of Lawrenceburg and the late Frank and Marietta Norton of Frankfort.
    Grandparents of the groom are Zane and Gale Fraker of Needmore, Pa., and Robert and the late Beulah Watkins of Loyall.

  • Education briefs: 4-25-12

    High School invites
    community to prom
    open house
    The students and faculty of Anderson County High School would like to invite the public to a prom open house on April 28 from 7-7:45 p.m.
    According to Chris Glass, associate principal, “During this time members of the community will be allowed to witness first hand the transformation the high school undergoes for our students’ magical evening.”  
    The tour will cost $1 and all proceeds will go to the 2013 prom fund.

    Application for $1,000 scholarship now

  • FFA hosts Alumni cook out, annual greenhouse sale

    The high school FFA will host its fifth annual greenhouse sale April 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Anderson County High School
    “This is where we make most of our money for our department and our chapter,” said co-adviser of the FFA Brandon Fawbush. “It’s probably the closest related fundraiser to class.”
    Fawbush said greenhouse class students learn how to market, sell and advertise for the greenhouse sale, as well as learning how to properly care for the flowers and vegetables.

  • Academy students named Governor’s Scholars

    Courtney Shaylyn Burton, Logan Adams Lynn II and Forrest Lee Bowman of the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg, were recently selected for the Kentucky Governor’s Scholar Program.
    The students completde an application process similar to that for admission to colleges or universities, and they were evaluated based on ACT, PSAT or SAT test scores, grade point average, and difficulty of their class load.  

  • News briefs: 4-25-12

    Pinning ceremonies to honor BCTC nursing students
    Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) will honor Lawrenceburg campus nursing students at its annual pinning ceremony on May 3 at 6 p.m. at the Anderson County High School.

  • King donates special session pay to Red Cross

    Since taking office last year, state Rep. Kim King (R-Mercer) has insisted that legislators should not be paid for budget-related special sessions.
    On Tuesday she put her money where he mouth is and announced that the pay she will receive from the recent special session will be donated to the American Red Cross.
    And not just her net pay. King said she will donate her gross pay, even though she has already paid taxes on the amount.

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  • Military Child Appreciation Day set for April 28 at American Legion

    The Kentucky National Guard will sponsor a Military Child Appreciation Day for all dependents from all branches of the military on April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Legion Post 24 on 725 West Broadway in Lawrenceburg.
    According to event organizers, the event will include art and crafts activities, puppet shows, corn hole, archery, face painting and more.
    Food and drinks will be provided, according to a news release.
    Call to pre-register.
    For more information, contact Cindy Culver at 502-607-1751 or Linda Jones at 502-607-1593.