Today's News

  • Relay for Life calendar: 2-15-12

    Upcoming events
    Feb. 25: Wild Turkey Trace’s 3rd Annual Winter Warm-Up, 8:30-11:30 p.m. at Wild Turkey Trace Golf Club, 1450 Fox Creek Road.  Music by the Conch Fritters Band, with hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. A prize will be given for most appropriate beach wear (no swimsuits).  Tickers are $15 per person or $25 per couple. All proceeds to benefit Anderson County Relay for Life (excluding cash bar).
    June 8-9: Relay for Life event, 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. at American Legion Park. More information to come.

  • Birth: Wilds

    Roger and Ann Wilds of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Gracie Ann Wilds, born Oct. 30, 2011, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.
    She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Her maternal grandparents are Larry and Debra Williams of Lexington, and James and Judy Collins of Kendallville, Ind.
    Her paternal grandparents are Milner and Carolyn Feland of Lawrenceburg, and the late Roger G. Wilds of Lexington.

  • Way We Were: Lola worked all day, danced all night

    50 YEARS AGO
    Feb. 8, 1962 – Feb. 15, 1962
    Billy Spencer received severe chest bruises while cutting trees at his farm on the Ninevah Road.
    A limb he was cutting from a tree that had already been cut down struck Spencer. He was confined to his home.

    Billy Young, son of Charles W. Young, jailer of Anderson County, was ill with rheumatic fever in a San Diego, Calif., hospital. He was expected to be hospitalized for six weeks or more, according to word received by his father.

  • Birth: McGrew

    Brandon and Crystal (Robinson) McGrew of Louisville announce the birth of their son, Amos Carter McGrew, born Dec. 29, 2011, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, Ind.
    He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    He was welcomed home by his brother, Sawyer, 3, and sister, Eden, 20 months.
    His maternal grandparents are Gerald and Jackie Robinson of Lawrenceburg. His maternal great grandparents are William and Rayma Carter and Minnie Robinson and the late James M. Robinson, all of Lawrenceburg.

  • Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg visits Kentucky state capitol
  • ACE offers February classes

    Anderson Community Education will provide a variety of classes for February.
    A full list of classes is available at www.anderson.k12.ky.us, or by contacting Jacque Zeller at 839-3754 or jacque.zeller@anderson.kyschools.us.

    Basic Computer
    When: Feb.10 and17 from 12:30-2:30 p.m.
    Where: Anderson County Adult Learning Center, 219 E. Woodford St. with instructor Jacqueline Zeller
    Cost: $30 (four hours of instruction) Limit four students.

  • Saffell Street January Citizens of the Month
  • 100th day of school celebration at Turner
  • Woman charged with DUI following two-car wreck

    Three people were transported to Frankfort Regional Medical Center after being rear-ended by a suspected drunk driver Friday afternoon at the intersection of US 127 and 62.
    Officer Jeremy Cornish said the female driver of the pick-up will be charged with a DUI citation after rear ending the vehicle in front of her.
    The female driver of the second vehicle, who will be cited for operating a vehicle with a suspended license, was transported to Frankfort Regional Medical Center, along with her two passengers.

  • District court docket: 2-15-12

    Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on Jan. 23, 2012.
    April M. Jones, show cause, failure to notify department of transportation of address change – failed to appear.
    Mark C. Linzy, show cause, license to be in possession – failed to appear.
    Tammy J. Long, show cause, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security – paid.
    Geldino Martinez, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence – failed to appear, bench warrant.