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Today's News

  • Science buffs receive top honors during fair
  • Robert B. Turner Elementary names students to honor roll

    The following students were named to the Turner Elementary honor rolls for the second nine weeks.

    Fourth grade
    All A’s
    James Adams
    Sarah Baker
    RJ Bernot
    Jessica Brothers
    Colten Courrejolles
    Seth Davis
    Lakelynn Dillon
    Lexie Dodd
    Jade Doyle
    Lauren Emmons
    Lexi Fields
    Bryce Foster
    Isaiah Gettelfinger
    Mackenzie Glass
    Ashley Hall
    Jayden Hart
    Bryson Inabnitt
    Cameron Jones
    Emma Karpowich
    Annaliese Luna

  • Community calendar: 2-26-14

    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 Extension Office

  • Way We Were: Carlton, Craig, Gibbs first at Governor’s Cup

    50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, Feb. 27, 1964
    County Agent Ed Ruggles became ill Wednesday with a virus infection and was forced to return home from his office.

    Mrs. Ralph Breeding suffered severe burns last Friday when her clothing caught fire as she was removing hot chocolate from the stove after it had boiled over. She jumped in a tub of water to put out the fire.
    She was burned on the back, underarm and chest.

  • Distinguished Young Women to host orientation

    The Distinguished Young Women of Anderson County organization will be hosting an orientation and information meeting March 3 at 6 p.m. in the community park building for young women interested in participating.
    Distinguished Young Women, formerly known as Junior Miss, is open to students currently in their junior year of high school, according to a news release.
    All interested girls and their parents are invited to attend.
    For more information, contact Sherrie Hall at andersoncojm@gmail.com or rickeysherrie1229@gmail.com or call 502-598-1028.

  • True hope built on Jesus’ name, not Christian acts

    Nineteenth century British Baptist preacher Charles Spurgeon shared the following story: A boy in the streets, selling mince pies, kept crying “hot mince pies!” A gentleman bought one and found it to be quite cold. “Boy,” he said, “why do you call these pies hot?” The boy retorted “That’s the name they go by, sir!”

  • Church briefs: 2-26-14

    Salvisa Christian Church
    sponsors ‘Make-A-Blanket,’
    free clothes days
    Salvisa Christian Church will be sponsoring a Project Linus Make-A-Blanket Day on March 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come and go as you are able. A potluck lunch will be served.
    Participants are asked to bring 1.5 yards of fleece, any color or characters pleasing to children, infants to 18 years of age.  If you can’t bring any fleece, come anyway.  

  • Education briefs: 2-26-14

    Saffell Street requests community input
    on principal search
    The site-based decision making (SBDM) Council at Saffell Street Elementary is inviting the community to provide input on what kind of principal they’d like to see at Saffell, according to a news release.
    The council hopes to name a principal by May, according to Superintendent Sheila Mitchell.

  • Parent forum on children with special needs set for March 6

    The Anderson County school district, in partnership with Anderson Community Education, will be hosting a parent forum for students with special needs on March 6 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Anderson County health department.
    According to event organizers, the forum will be set up as a “fair,” with parents free to move from table to table to receive more information on a variety of agencies and their resources.

  • Medtech students gather at capitol

    Elizabeth Casey of Lawrenceburg, a senior medical lab technology student at Medtech College, recently met with state Rep. Kim King during Career Day held Feb. 11, according to a news release.
     Four senior students from Medtech participated in the event, which is sponsored by the Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools and was held at the capitol in Frankfort.