Today's News

  • Opting out

     Melissa Moore Drury said she removed her child from the public school system after her daughter’s life became “a living hell.”

  • Suspects jailed after deputies seize meth, weapon and cash

     Eight people were arrested Monday morning on a variety of drug trafficking and possession charges after police received a call from one of the suspects who claimed the others were going to kill him.

  • ‘He is obsessed with her’

     An emergency protection order requested by a foreign exchange student attending Anderson County High School was granted after the girl’s host parent was charged with intimidating a witness in a legal process, court documents show.

  • Experts: Woodside will be with NFL team for training camp

     When he was a little boy, Logan Woodside told his family while watching the NFL Combine on television that one day they would be watching him.

  • South Oldham avalanche buries Bearcat state tourney hopes

    NEW CASTLE -- The outside temperature was in the 40s Monday night, but there was little doubt that Anderson County hit a snowball.

    A major snowball.

    Make that an avalanche.

    South Oldham created an avalanche for the Bearcats in the semifinal round of the boys’ Eighth Region basketball tournament at Henry County High School. The Dragons burned Anderson from three-point land, hitting 14-of-28 long balls on the way to a 95-53 win.

  • Christian Academy students skate to Thunderbolt title

    While most of Kentucky is fixated on March Madness, a pair of students at Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg have been chilling.


    Aidan Lynn and Phillip Maxfield are part of the Lexington Thoroughbreds of the Central Kentucky Hockey Association. The Lexington-based organization is part of US Hockey, the largest youth hockey organization in the country.

  • Mustang archers win Mercer Tournament

    The Anderson County Middle School archery team competed in the Mercer County pre-state tournament last weekend taking first place and and winning seven individual medals in the process. Emmali Dorman took first place in the girls’ division with Micah Maggard placing third and Jenna Diaz fifth.

    Bryce Foster captured first place in the boys’ division with Damon Nichols second, Logan Sea third and Michael Bishop fifth.

  • Three Lady Bearcats named all-tourney

    From staff reports

    Three members of the Anderson County High School girls’ basketball team were named to the Eighth Region All-Tournament Team following Saturday’s championship game. Juniors Jaclynn Ruble and Lauren Boblitt along with freshman Amiah Mason were named to the team by the region’s coaches.

  • Turner hits target with regional championship

    The Robert B. Turner Elementary School archery team captured the Region 7 championship of the National Archery in the Schools Program for the second consecutive year. The competition was held at Providence Elementary School in Nicholasville. In the individual competition, Breanna Woodside took first place and Arlena Cox finished third in the girls’ standings. On the boys’ side, Conner Glass took first, Dawson Case second and Colton Fridh fifth place.

  • Turner archers win at Bardstown