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Today's News

  • Way We Were: Shane Stratton wins math bowl at AMS

    50 YEARS AGO
    Feb. 28, 1963
    Sixty names were drawn from the jury wheel to serve as Grand and Pettit jurors at the March term of Anderson Circuit Court.

  • Distinguished Young Women orientation to be held Sunday

    Orientation for the 2014 Anderson County Distinguished Young Women program will be held Sunday, March 3 at 2 p.m. at Sand Spring Baptist Church, located at 1616 Harrodsburg Road in Lawrenceburg.
    The Distinguished Young Women program, formerly known as Junior Miss, is open to all current high school junior girls who reside in Anderson County.
    Parents are encouraged to attend with their daughters.

  • District court docket: 2-27-12

    Judge William P. Ryan Jr., heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on Jan. 24, 2013.
    Cody Stratton, arraignment, no operator/moped license, second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot) – continued to Feb. 21.
    Michael S. Thornton, arraignment, theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) – continued to Feb. 21.
    Ryan M. Eckhart, arraignment, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to surrender revoked operator’s license – continued to Mar. 7.

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  • Student wins WKU scholarship at math contest

    Levi Wilson of Anderson County Middle School won a full-tuition scholarship to Western Kentucky University after taking first place individually at the KSPE Capital Chapter MathCounts competition.
    Middle School Mathletes from Anderson County Middle School took second place at the competition.
    Western Kentucky University awarded scholarships to the top three scoring individuals, with Wilson winning a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to WKU.

  • Emma B. Ward Elementary January students of the month
  • Waiting for white smoke

    Instead of the pope, think of a grandfather.
    Which is how the Rev. Chris Clay of St. Lawrence Catholic Church said he reacted to news of Pope Benedict XVI’s unexpected resignation.
    “I was very surprised, I was actually very emotional about it,” Clay, who learned about the resignation in an e-mail from the diocese, said. “I think was overcome with what he was doing, how almost unprecedented.”

  • Academy students move on to region science fair

    Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg science fair students will be advancing to the regional round in Louisville, according to a release from the school. By being the top finishers in the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg Science Fair, these students qualified for the ACSI regional round to held in March at Portland Christian Academy in Louisville.

  • ACE offers March classes

    The following classes are being offered by Anderson Community Education.

    Lego robotics workshop
    When: Saturday, March 2 from 1-4 p.m. (Children 6-9 years old)
    Where: Anderson Middle School multipurpose room instruction by the 4-H Lego Legends Robotics Team
    Cost: $20 (snack will be provided to the students)

  • Library’s coffers grow despite lower tax rates

    Auditors reviewing the Anderson Public Library’s finances from last fiscal year have given the library a clean audit for 2012, according to Library Director Pam Mullins.
    Library board trustees discussed the 2012 independent audit last Tuesday, unanimously choosing to table an approval of the audit until the board’s March meeting to read it more closely.
    “I think it’d be a wise choice, just to look over it,” current library board president Bryan Proctor said during the meeting.