Today's News

  • Venturing Crew 120 holds field day in community park
  • Church briefs: 4-24-13

    Mount Moriah Baptist to hold indoor yard sales
    Mount Moriah Baptist Church, located in Mt. Eden, will be hosting indoor yard sales on the second Saturdays of the month from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., according to a news release from the church.
    Dates for the yard sales will be May 11, June 8 and July 13.
    Set up will begin at 7 a.m.
    Call Anne at 502-738-5350 to reserve a table. Each table costs $20.
    Proceeds will benefit missions of the church, event organizers said in the release.

    Van Buren Baptist to hold spring revival services

  • Where was God during the Boston Marathon bombings?

    Last week we witnessed the unthinkable: thousands of Bostonians, along with thousands of others from around the globe who were gathered to partake in the Boston Marathon, experienced the horror that accompanies a terrorist attack as bombs exploded near the finish line. The graphic scenes are forever burned into our mind, along with the uneasiness that causes us to think, “Could this happen where I live?” After all, who would think of a marathon being a target for terrorism?

  • Couples celebrate anniversaries with Final Four trip
  • Community calendar: 4-24-13

    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
    Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
    For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.

    Helping Hands — Heart of Community to hold fundraiser

  • Relay for Life calendar: 4-24-13

    Anderson County Relay for Life announces the following events for April and May. To publicize your team Relay events, contact Griffin Gillis at griffingillis.relayforlife@gmail.com or call 502-517-1986.

    Online Registration and Relay for Life Shirt Order

  • Club to host style show

    The Pierian Woman’s Club will be hosting the fifth “Hats Off!” luncheon, style show and silent auction on Saturday, April 27 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.
    The style show will be featuring clothing from Derby Shoppe and Raggs in Danville and will be hosted by Martha Caywood.

  • Way We Were: Bird to enter big bass in sports magazine contest

    50 YEARS AGO
    April 25, 1963
    James M. Waterfill fell at the Calvert Distillery where he was employed and suffered a fractured rib.

    Co-designer of unique device
     to aid divers

  • Wild Turkey seeks distillery artifacts for visitor center

    Wild Turkey Distillery is looking for unique Wild Turkey photographs, bottles and other artifacts for its new visitor center, scheduled to open this June.
    During two “Discovery Days,” Anderson County residents can bring in Wild Turkey Distillery artifacts and memorabilia to be photographed and logged into the visitor center’s digital archive.
    Artifacts will be a part of a “museum-quality gallery dedicated to Wild Turkey’s amazing history,” according to the distillery.

  • District court docket: 4-24-13

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on Feb. 28, 2013.
    Christopher J. Caffee, arraignment, second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, menacing – pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference March 28.
    Samantha L. Allison, bond forfeiture hearing, theft by deception (less than $500) – bond forfeited, bench warrant.
    Jonathon W. Anderson, motion to revoke probation, two counts of theft by deception (less than $500) – defendant to report to Kentucky Alternative Programs.