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Today's News

  • BREAKING: ‘Hoarders’ nightmare unfolding on Beth Drive

    Police and child protective services removed a 2-year-old child and two adults who have apparently been living in squalor so bad it stunk from the street in front of their home at 104 Beth Drive.

    There are reports of dead animals in the home, including what could be a decomposed cat, rats and what appeared to be cat feces.

    A second child has also been taken into protective custody and is a student at Saffell Street Elementary School.

  • UPDATED: Rain cancels another baseball game; Updated Anderson County High School sports schedule

    Remaining Anderson County High School spring sports schedule through May 20

    All times subject to change without notice.

     

    Baseball

    Thursday, May 9: Anderson Co. at Harrison Co., 6 p.m.

    Friday, May 10: DeSales at Anderson Co. 6 p.m.  CANCELED due to rain.

    Saturday, May 11: Anderson Co. vs. Male at PRP, 11:30 a.m.

    Sunday, May 12: Anderson Co. at PRP, 1:30 p.m.

    Monday, May 13: Scott Co. at Anderson Co., 5:30 p.m.

    Junior varsity game following.

  • Stick horse ‘Derby’ at Christian Academy
  • Church briefs: 5-8-13

    Lawrenceburg Trinity Church of God changes service order
    Lawrenceburg Trinity Church of God is changing the order of its services, according to a press release. Starting Sunday, May 12, Sunday morning worship will begin at 10:30 a.m.
    Then starting on Wednesday, May 15, Sunday School classes will be held starting at 6:30 p.m.

     

  • Our trials and suffering have eternal purpose

    “Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” (James 1:2-4).

  • Birth: Cunningham

    Shawna Rebecca Cunningham and James David Cunningham of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their son, Carson Lee Cunningham, born April 29, 2013.
    He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 21.25 inches long.
    Big brother Bentley Cunningham welcomed Carson home.
    Maternal grandparents are Mike and Becky Copper of Lawrenceburg. Maternal great-grandmother is Edith Paterson of Lawrenceburg.
    Paternal grandparents are Warren and Nancy Cunningham of Lawrenceburg.

  • Shelby County high school reunion to be held July 20

    The Shelby County High School Class of 1978 is having its 35th class reunion July 20 at the Gallrein Farms Pavilion. Cocktails will be from 6-7 p.m. (BYOB with soft drink mixers provided.) The classmates’ dinner will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. At 8:30 p.m., the class will open the reunion to any member of the classes of 1977 and 1979 who would like to share memories and embellished stories with old friends, event organizers said. There will be a $5 cover charge to cover the cost of soft drinks and mixers.

  • Community calendar: 5-8-13

    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.

    The Anderson County Library will offer the following free classes in May.

  • Class of 1953 to hold 60th high school reunion

    The Class of 1953 will be holding its 60th reunion June 14-15.
    Activities will include gathering at the Best Western hotel on Friday, June 14, and a dinner at the current Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg on Main Street on Saturday, June 15.
    Attendees are encouraged to dress in the fashion of 1953, according to event organizers.
    Event organizers invite anyone who was connected to the Class of 1953, and their spouses.

  • ACHS Class of 1993 to host reunion

    The Anderson County High School Class of 1993 will be hosting a 20-year class reunion Saturday, July 20 from 7 p.m. until Midnight at the Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course in Lawrenceburg. The price per person is $25 ($50 per couple) if paid by July 1. The price per person if paid after July 1, or at the door on the night of the reunion, will be $30 ($60 per couple). This price will include food, music, fellowship and room rental, according to event organizers.