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Today's News

  • CAL names first quarter honor roll

    The Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg recently named its honor roll for the first quarter recently.

    Those earning all A’s and E’s in second grade are: Kendra Burke, Taylor James, Olivia Moudy, Catelynn Webb, and Avery Young.

    Those earning all A’s and E’s in third grade are: Ashley Baker and Gracie Watkins.

    Fourth-grader Gavin Beck also received all A’s and E’s.

  • EBW book character pumpkin decorating winners
  • EBW fifth-graders put on a show for veterans
  • Riva Ridge resident calls 911, claims someone shot wife in head

    From staff reports

    A Lawrenceburg man who allegedly ran from his home screaming that someone had just shot his wife in the head was charged last Wednesday with alcohol intoxication and transported to an area hospital.

    Brian T. Dixon, 46, of 1120 Riva Ridge Drive had a blood alcohol level of .36 at the time of his arrest, which is more than four times the legal limit allowed to drive, according to court documents.

    The 911 call came from a neighbor, who said Dixon was in his driveway screaming about his wife being shot.

  • Search for burglar results in pot bust

    From staff reports

    An Anderson County man was charged with marijuana possession last Wednesday morning after deputies found more than a pound of weed in his home, according to a police documents.

    Buddy Evans, 61, of 1149 Dugansville Road is also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

    According to a report filed by the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, deputy Tony Likins was assisting the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office in searching for a burglary suspect when he stopped at Evans’ house to warn him about the incident.

  • Woodside first female to hold Anderson PVA office

    50 YEARS AGO

    Thursday, Nov. 10, 1966

    Grand and petit jurors for the November term of Anderson Circuit Court were drawn from the jury wheel and were being summoned by the sheriff.

    They were: Marvin Edwards, Lawrence Armstrong, Eugene Stratton, Coy Davis, Guy Moffett, Ray Caldwell, Presley Cheak, Everett Elder, Clinton Hoskins, J.B. Davenport, Ben W. Gorham, Maurice Gregory, Stanley Martin, Victor Cox, Francis lee Herndon, Earl Sutherland, James Vernon Perry, George Thompson, Delbert Murphy, Bruce Willard.

  • Calendar of events

    Nov. 9

    8:30 a.m. — Breakfast Club at the Anderson County Senior Center

    10:30 a.m. — Blood pressure checks with Phyllis and living wills information with hospice at the Anderson County Senior Center

    11:30 a.m. — Lunch at the Anderson County Senior Center

    1 p.m. — Rook and Wii games at the Anderson County Senior Center

    5:30 p.m. — Friends of the Anderson Public Library meet at the library

    Nov. 10

  • He found the hound
  • Peyton-Gulley engagement

    Randy and Susie Peyton announce the engagement of their daughter Sydney Duran Peyton to James Lucian Gulley, both of Lawrenceburg.

    The bride is a 2014 graduate of Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg, where she was valedictorian of her class.

    The groom is the son of Jason and Lisa Perry. He is a 2015 graduate of Anderson County High School.

    The couple is planning a June wedding.

    Formal invitations will be sent out at a later date.

  • birthday

    Retired Navy veteran Wallace Cardwell will celebrate his 70th birthday on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11. Originally from Frankfort, Cardwell and his wife of 46 years, Charlotte, have two children: Wally the second and his wife, Kelly; and daughter, Rebecca and husband Robbie Barns, of Frankfort; and one grandson, Tucker Barns, of Frankfort.