Today's News

  • Engagement: Goodlett-Hawkins

    Wayne Goodlett and Phyllis Townsend of Lawrenceburg, and Peggy Hawkins of Willisburg and Fielden Hawkins of Shepherdsville, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Bethany Lynnette Goodlett, of Lawrenceburg, and Brock Fielden Hawkins of Willisburg.

  • Bob and Darlan Renner

    Bob and Darla Renner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 8.
    They were married on April 8, 1961 in Greencastle, Ind. They have three children: Steve Renner and his wife Vicki of Greenwood, Ind., Rhonda Davis and her husband Don of Yorkville, Ill., and Scott Renner of Cloverdale, Ind. They have eight grandchildren.
    A reception in their honor will be held at Sand Spring Baptist Church on June 12 from 2 to 4 p.m.

  • Ralph and Alma Warford

    Ralph and Alma Warford will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 5.
    Ralph said he knew she was the girl for him when he saw her coming out of a picture show in Versailles with curlers in her hair and a yellow scarf. They tied the knot at the courthouse in Versailles a few short years later, June 5, 1951.
    They have two children, Debbie Steele of Lawrenceburg and Donna Robinson of Versailles.

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  • Anderson County Grand Jury indicts four on variety of charges

    The following people were indicted May 3 by the Anderson County Grand Jury.
    Randi K. Rogers, 23, of Frankfort, was indicted on 31 charges: 24 counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument; one count of theft by deception (less than $10,000); and six counts of theft by deception (less than $500).

  • District Court Docket, 6-1-2011

    Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 21.
    Michael S. Clare, disposition, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle -- continued to March 24.
    Brian C. Shearer, arraignment, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified), possession of marijuana, two counts of buying/possessing drug paraphernalia, residents not to use licenses of other states -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference March 24.

  • Lawrenceburg’s Gillis named among ‘Who’s Who’

    University of the Cumberlands inducted Taylor Gillis of Lawrenceburg into the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and the Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society during the 52nd Honors Day Convocation on April 25.
    Gillis was also honored with the Honors award, given to students who maintain a 3.70 GPA.

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  • Fort Harrod beef festival is Saturday in Harrodsburg

    Beef will be on everyone’s minds and tongues June 3-4 during the Fort Harrod Beef Festival at the Mercer County Fairgrounds in Harrodsburg.
    On Friday, the festival will feature live entertainment, vending booths, set up of the grill-off teams and a wine and cheese tasting.
    On Saturday, the event’s main attraction kicks off with teams competing to produce the best brisket, steak, ribs and backyard burger.
    There will also be a youth backyard burger and steak category for those ages 9-17.