Today's News

  • Lady Cats have strong week at camp

    The Anderson County High School girls’ basketball team was impressive during camp at Campbellsville University last week. The Lady Bearcats won five of seven games in the camp, which ran from Monday through Wednesday.

    “We defeated Robertson County, Henry County and Mt. Zion from Tennessee,” said Anderson coach Clay Birdwhistell. “Our JV team beat Carroll County and Clark County.”

    Birdwhistell said the Anderson varsity dropped two games, losing to Clark County and Graves County.

  • BatCats win Campbellsville Tourney
  • Cox to cheer for Colonels
  • ‘Aw, man!’
  • Conservation District honors Scott
  • Christianity: a relationship with a person

    You never really know how people perceive what you write till someone stops you and asks a question. That is what happened after my last contribution. The question: “What was it that these men discovered that really helped them achieve change?”
    As we spoke we were able to narrow it down to three primary ingredients that helped opened the door for them. The first ingredient focused on Christianity not being a religion, but a relationship with a person. And, that person just happens to be Christ.

  • Church Briefs June 17, 2015

    Motorcycle ride to benefit Camp Calvary
    Ride to Calvary, a motorcycle ride to benefit Camp Calvary, is scheduled for Saturday, June 27 in Springfield.
    Sign-in will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Save-A-Lot/Rite Aid parking lot, 805 Bardstown Road, Springfield. The ride will begin at 11:40 a.m.
    The 130-mile ride will include three stops, with refreshments available at each.

  • Senior Center Calendar June 17, 2015

    Anderson Adult Day to sponsor fundraiser
    The Anderson Adult Day will be hosting a fundraiser at Edwardo’s Pizza and Subs on Thursday, June 18 from 6-8 p.m.
    Adult Day is in need of volunteers to assist with serving food that evening.
    All proceeds benefit Adult Day programs and activities.
    For additional information, call Jennett Coulter at the Anderson Center at 839-7520

    Wedneday, June 17
    10:30 a.m.: Music with Arnold Clark and Friends
    12p.m.: Potluck for June

  • Bread makes meals better

    Bread compliments any meal you cook. I’ve always been a bread lover and for me, bread does more than compliment a meal, it makes it.
    Why do we always love the things that aren’t good for us? Well, when it comes to food, at least, it just plain ol’ tastes better.
    The recipes I’m sharing with you today are bread at its best, and I guarantee that you’ll go back for seconds.

    Breakfast Cheese Bread  (Soapapilla Cheesecake)
    2 (8 oz.) blocks of cream cheese
    2 cans of crescent rolls
    1 cup sugar

  • School board addresses ‘pay inequality’

    During a recent meeting of the Anderson County Board of Education, food service personnel expressed concerns about what they deemed “pay inequality” among staff.
    A small group of food service staff members claimed that staff who worked at the high school were paid 10 percent more than their counterparts at the middle school. The board approved a new food service salary schedule, it claims should rectify any payment inequalities among food service personnel.