.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Taking control of diabetes begins with making healthy food choices a lifestyle

    Taking Control of Your Diabetes class will begin Aug. 26 at 5:30 p.m. This class is appropriate for anyone with Type 2 diabetes. You will taste healthy food and learn how to prepare it. You may be surprised to learn that you don’t need “special” food. Sugar-free foods are not the solution to healthy eating.

  • Don’t take short cuts; get your fall gardening off to a good start

    Well, the change has begun. School started today and the State Fair is close behind. To me, that marks the beginning of fall. The daylight gets shorter, too. Time to start the fall frenzy!

    We hopefully can count on more frequent rains now and that means planting new trees, shrubs, perennials and even a few fall vegetables. Extra work in the beginning means less work later. Shortcuts rarely save you anything.

  • District Court Docket, Aug. 13, 2014

    Judge Betty A. Springate heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on July 24, 2014.

    Ashley B. Fields, disposition, harassment (physical contact, no injury) – pleaded guilty in diversion, review July 23, 2015.

    Shella W. Burgess, hearing, theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) – pretrial conference Sept. 4, bench warrant recalled.

  • Community Calendar, Aug. 13, 2014

    Anderson County Extension Office Upcoming Events

    •Taking Control of Your Diabetes – a six session class that begins on Tuesday, Aug. 26.  This class is recommended for anyone with Type 2 Diabetes.  If you have been recently diagnosed with diabetes or have been living with diabetes for a long time, this class will help you live healthier and manage diabetes for life.  Classes meet on Tuesdays – Aug. 26, Sept. 30, Oct. 14 and 21, Nov. 4 and 11. This class is a free event.

  • Legion Auxiliary to hold annual poker run for Healing Field

    From staff reports

    American Legion Auxiliary, Anderson Unit 34 in Lawrenceburg, will sponsor the seventh annual Poker Run for the Department of Kentucky Healing Field.

    The event will take place on Saturday, Aug. 30, at the American Legion Fairgrounds, located at 725 W. Broadway in Lawrenceburg.

    The local Healing Field is still the only permanent healing field in the United States.

    Each hero has flag pole, flag, marble marker with the name, rank, branch or service, hometown and the Kentucky and military seal etched upon it.

  • Westside Community Church holds VBS

    From staff reports

    Westside Community Church, located at 1311 Versailles Road, kicked off its annual vacation Bible school on July 18.  The kids said allegiance to the American flag, Christian flag and the Holy Bible.

    After two deacons of the church did a skit about Moses and the Ten Commandments, the kids went to their classrooms. They attended Bible study class, crafts class, class about respect and learned the “Ten Commandment Boogie” in music class.

  • Hoedown Party
  • Awarded Efforts
  • BOBBY EDWARDS PLACES FIRST IN PISTOL SHOOT

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Aug. 13,1964

    Brown accepts scholarship

    Gary Brown, a 1962 honor graduate at the Lincoln Institute, graduated from United Electronics Institute in Louisville.

    Following completion of a course in basic electronics he qualified as an electronics technician and accepted a position with the American Telephone and Telegraph Company in Memphis.

    He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Brown.

    Severe cut on head

  • WEDDINGS: York-Fryar

    Katelyn Elizabeth York, daughter of Richard and Elizabeth York of Lawrenceburg, and Michael Edwin Fryar, son of Alan Fryar and Carol Ruthven of Lexington, were married at 7 p.m. on June 7, 2014.

    The bride is a granddaughter of Jim York, the late Vicki Shelburne York; the late Dr. Lewis Wash and Doris Wash.

    The groom is the grandson of William and Mary Alice Fryar; Amy Ruthven and the late Melvin Ruthven.

    The wedding and reception took place at the home of the bride’s parents in Lawrenceburg.