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Today's News

  • UK women’s basketball season tickets on sale

    From staff reports

    The 2017-18 Kentucky women’s basketball season is less than 100 days away and new season ticket purchases and season ticket renewals are available at ukathletics.com/tickets.

  • Midway to host high school prospect camp Saturday

    Midway University men’s basketball coach, Joe Krupinski, has announced that the Eagles will be hosting a Prospect Camp on Saturday, Aug. 12, according to a news release.

    “We are excited to host the first-ever Prospect Camp for our program,” said Krupinski. “It will be a great opportunity for our staff to work with some talented high school players here in our gym and a chance for them to get a first-hand look at our school and program.”

  • Lady Bearcat softball to host golf scramble

    The Anderson County High School softball team will be hosting the 2017 LacyCat Softball Golf Scramble on Sunday, Sept. 24, according to a news release.

    The scramble will be held at Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course and will feature food and drinks. Door prizes and a silent auction are also part of the program.

    The cost is $60 per person.

    For more information, contact Ann Case at 502-680-0755 or Nikki Lay at 502-517-2264.

  • Ruble leads Anderson golfers at Collins

    With so much uncertainty surrounding the Anderson County High School girls’ golf team, the season-opening result at the Collins Lady Titan Classic was on that the team hopes to build upon during the next two months.

    The Lady Bearcats shot a combined 441 in the tournament, held last Monday at the Shelbyville Country Club. The score was good enough for eighth place in the 12-team meet.

  • Mentor-youth dove hunts registrations moving online

    The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is changing its application process for the popular mentor-youth dove hunts being offered Sept. 2, according to a news release.

    The hunts allow adults to take kids hunting in dove fields that limit the number of participants, the release said.

  • Pioneer tough! Transylvania becomes first Kentucky school to offer women’s varsity collegiate triathlon

    USA Triathlon and Transylvania University Athletics have announced Transylvania is the first school in Kentucky—and the 15th in the nation—to add women’s collegiate triathlon as an NCAA varsity sport. The NCAA Division III women’s triathlon team will begin competing in the 2018-19 season according to a news release from the school.

  • Nine to compete for Distinguished Young Woman Program

    Nine local young ladies are set to compete in the 36th Annual Anderson County Distinguished Young Woman Program scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of Anderson County High School.

    The cost of the ticket is $12, which includes a program of the performance.  Contestants have been practicing for the competition for the past few weeks and will be judged on several different components.

  • Breakfast smoothies you can prep ahead of time

    Next week is the beginning of another school year. For those of you with school age children, you know it’s both exciting and stressful. I’m already thinking about the morning struggle, what to pack for lunch, and the best way to get a 17 and a 6-year-old out of bed. Neither one likes to eat breakfast when they get up. I’ve read a bunch of articles on ways to make the rough mornings go smoother, and I think I’m going to try a few. Let’s hope the full moon on Monday is a positive influence.

  • church briefs

     

    Vacation Bible school at LUPC

    Lawrenceburg United Pentecostal Church will hold its vacation Bible school July 24-28, the church announced.

    The school will be from 6 to 8 p.m. each day.

    Snacks will be provided and there will be crafts for those who attend.

    The name is the camp is “Camp Courage.

    Glensboro Christian to host 10th annual Ladies Outreach

  • JAIL LOG

    From staff reports

    The following people were recently arrested and transported to jail, according to information provided by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.

    July 22

    Adams Atkins was charged with Dui, careless driving, speeding, and no insurance card by the Kentucky State Police.

    July 23

    William Robinson was charged with DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia by the Kentucky State Police.

    Kenneth Flint was charged with failure to appear by the Kentucky State Police.