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

Today's News

  • COLUMN: Good move to crack down on rough play

    It's about time someone acted to stop the downward slide basketball was taking.

    We are talking about the uber-muggings disguising themselves as physical play, especially around the basket, in high school basketball. Apparently, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has pulled a Roberto Duran in response.

    No mas!

    (For the under-30 crowd, do a Google-search of that name and you will see why it is germane to this subject. Trust me, it is.)

  • Disobeying Bible is exactly what the devil wants

    Recently someone told me I must make a lot of people angry through my column.
    My intention is never to make anyone angry, or in any way do anything but share the word of God.
    Does God’s word make people uncomfortable or even angry? Sure it does. I often write about my personal struggle with sin and my salvation, and feel shameful at some of my own transgressions when I read such blazingly clear and direct charges God asks of his children.

  • Photos show burglars at old Western school

    Police are asking for help in identifying four people caught on camera breaking into the old Western school building early Sunday morning.

    Surveillance photos show the suspects removing computers and computer equipment from the building, according to a news release from the Kentucky State Police.

    The burglary took place around 2:25 a.m., police said. The old school building is located about 13 miles west of Lawrenceburg at 4188 Bardstown Road.

  • Farmers Bank gets in the Halloween spirit
  • Pierian Club taking orders for bourbon balls, buckeye candies

    The Lawrenceburg Pierian Woman’s Club’s primary fundraising endeavor is in full swing. Hundreds of tins of bourbon balls ($12 per dozen) and buckeyes (peanut-butter balls, $7 per dozen) are being created for holiday gifting. To order, call Sue Litkenhus at 502-839-6659.

  • Band of Brothers helps with Healing Field clean up
  • Engagement: Johnson-Royalty
    Viewer Help
  • Community calendar: 11-21-12

    Community
    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.  

  • Anderson County district spelling bee winners named
  • Anniversary: Whitehouse

    Howard Curtis and Mildred Jones Whitehouse will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 21.
    The couple met while they were employed by the Kentucky Department of Highways Central Office in Frankfort.
    They were married on Thanksgiving eve on Nov. 21, 1962 at Great Crossing Baptist Church in Georgetown, with the Rev. Eugene Reynolds officiating.
    Mildred retired from the Department of Highways in 1965.
    Howard retired from the University of Kentucky in 1992.