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Today's News

  • Salvisa family awarded ‘Family of the Year’
  • Anderson County Extension classes

    From staff reports

    The Anderson County Extension Office will offer the following free classes. For more information, contact the extension office at 839-7271.

    Dec. 4

    Healthy Holiday Breakfast at 3:30 p.m. Learn how to make healthier choices, sample new recipes and set a beautiful holiday table.

    Dec. 6

    Extension Homemaker Crafts and Vendor Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Anderson County Senior Center. There will also be a bean soup lunch.

    Dec. 9

  • 11-26 Library schedule

    From staff reports

    The Anderson Public Library will offer the following free classes in December. For more information, contact the library at 839-6420.

    Pilates Plus

    When: Mondays and Wednesdays

    Time: Noon-1 p.m.

    Doctor Who Christmas Party

    When: Friday, Dec. 5

    Time: 6-7 p.m.

     

    DIY Wreath

    When: Monday, Dec. 8

    Time: 6-7 p.m.

     

    Computer Club

    When:  Tuesday and Thursday, Dec. 9, Dec.11

    Time:  10-11 a.m.

  • 11-26 community briefs

    Holiday remembrance and lighting set on Green

    The City of Lawrenceburg will present its Holiday Remembrance Roll Call ceremony and lighting of the Green at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5 on the Lawrenceburg Green. There will be music by the Anderson County High School Advanced Choir. To have your loved one’s name added to the roll call contact city hall at 839-5372.

    ‘A Winter Wonderland’ Christmas Parade

  • ‘A Christmas Carol’ to be featured at Grand Theatre

    Just in time to lift your spirits and prepare for the holiday season, the quintessential Christmas story is being brought to life by the Bluegrass Theatre Guild in partnership with the Grand Theatre. The Bluegrass Theatre Guild will present the story Dec. 4 through 7.

    The version of “A Christmas Carol” that Bluegrass Theatre Guild has chosen to present was adapted by Karen Louise Hebden, according to a news release.

  • 11-26 district court docket

    Judge Betty A. Springate heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on Oct. 27.

    Samantha C. Conover, arraignment, buy/possess drug paraphernalia, first-degree possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine), first-degree possession of controlled substance (heroin), possession of marijuana – pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing Nov. 6.

    David E. Hess, II, arraignment, buy/possess drug paraphernalia, first-degree possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine) – pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing Nov. 6.

  • Pet of the week
  • 11-26 Church briefs

    Glensboro Baptist offers Thanksgiving meal

    A Thanksgiving meal will be served Thursday at Glensboro Baptist Church starting at noon, the church announced.

    Meals can also be delivered by calling 839-8290.

    The church is located at 2910 Glensboro Road.

     

    Salvisa Christian to be featured on tour

    Salvisa Christian Church will be featured during the annual Christmas Holiday Homes Tour, according to a news release.

  • Become extensions of a father’s love

    Thanksgiving is Thursday. As you read these three words, you may be doing so in the comfort of your home, which is beginning to be filled with not only family but also the aroma of Thursday’s feast bellowing through the atmosphere. Children are playing with siblings and cousins. Teenagers are merrily scrolling through apps on their phone and sending Snapchats to all of their friends. Thanksgiving Day represents a time of fullness, love, and special moments, but not for everyone.

  • Cooper routs Bearcats in regional final

    Cooper made a statement in the Class 5A high school football playoffs Friday night.

    A very loud statement.

    The Jaguars totally dominated what had been expected to be a nail-biter to post a 61-14 win over Anderson County in the Region 3 championship game at Warford Stadium.

    Cooper running back Torry Cordell-Armstrong blitzed the Bearcats for 351 yards on 31 carries and scored four touchdowns to lead the Jaguars to the state semi-finals for the second time in three years. Cooper will play at Pulaski County next Friday night.