Today's News

  • Auxiliary donates $1,500 to Wounded Warriors project

    The American Legion Auxiliary conference was held in Louisville on April 21.
    Senior members attending from Unit 34 were Betty Butler, Nettie Halvorson, Chrisie Halvorson and Junior members were Janna Halvorson, Anna Boyles, Hannah Drury and Kyanna Ashlock.
    Junior members presented Department President Lois Hall with a $1,500 check for her Wounded Warriors project.
    According a press release from the Auxiliary, this check was from the proceeds of a special Bingo and a donation from Senior Auxiliary members.

  • Engagement: Phillips and Williams

    William W. Philllips and Nancy Phillips announce the engagement of their daughter, Karla Elaine Phillips to Brad Williams, son of Steve and Marsha Williams.
    Grandparents of the bride are the late Woodrow and Mildred Phillips and the late C.C. and Lucy Cook.
    Grandparents of the groom are Tom and Eunice Williams and Marshall and Carlene Reynolds.
    The bride is a graduate of Asbury University and is currently employed as a health and wellness teacher at Stewart Home School.

  • Engagement: King and May

    James and Judy King of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Michelle King of Lawrenceburg, to Westley Clay May of Versailles, son of Jennifer and Tom O’Nan of Versailles.
    Grandparent of the bride is Nell Stratton of Versailles.  
    The bride will graduate with a bachelor’s of arts this May from Midway College.
    The groom is a National College graduate, and is currently employed at O’Nan Glass and Window.
    The wedding will take place June 2, 2012, at 7 p.m. at the Wildside Winery in Versailles.

  • Engagement: Inabnitt and Cummins

    Brad and Lucinda Inabnitt announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Renee Inabnitt to Aaron Bruce Douglas Cummins, son of Claude and Pam Cummins, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are James and the late Barbara Hammond and Paul Inabnitt and Brenda Wilhoite.
    Grandparents of the groom are James and Lois Meadows and Claude and Nanny Cummins.
    The bride is a 2005 Anderson County High School graduate.
    The groom also attended Anderson County High School.

  • Way We Were: About 100 attend Western Alumni Banquet

    50 YEARS AGO
    April 26, 1962
    Approximately 100 alumni and friends at Western High School met in the school cafeteria for their annual alumni banquet.
    Since 1929 when Western held the first commencement, there had been a continuous growth in enrollment and many of her students have become college graduates. Many fields of endeavor claim the alumni of Western High School.
    Among those attending the banquet were:

  • Engagement: Norton and Watkins

    Tim and Natalie Norton of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Alyse Norton, to Kyle Scott Watkins, son of Kenny and Tammy Watkins of Loyall.
    Grandparents of the bride are Nancy and the late Ralph Bowen of Lawrenceburg and the late Frank and Marietta Norton of Frankfort.
    Grandparents of the groom are Zane and Gale Fraker of Needmore, Pa., and Robert and the late Beulah Watkins of Loyall.

  • Education briefs: 4-25-12

    High School invites
    community to prom
    open house
    The students and faculty of Anderson County High School would like to invite the public to a prom open house on April 28 from 7-7:45 p.m.
    According to Chris Glass, associate principal, “During this time members of the community will be allowed to witness first hand the transformation the high school undergoes for our students’ magical evening.”  
    The tour will cost $1 and all proceeds will go to the 2013 prom fund.

    Application for $1,000 scholarship now

  • FFA hosts Alumni cook out, annual greenhouse sale

    The high school FFA will host its fifth annual greenhouse sale April 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Anderson County High School
    “This is where we make most of our money for our department and our chapter,” said co-adviser of the FFA Brandon Fawbush. “It’s probably the closest related fundraiser to class.”
    Fawbush said greenhouse class students learn how to market, sell and advertise for the greenhouse sale, as well as learning how to properly care for the flowers and vegetables.

  • Academy students named Governor’s Scholars

    Courtney Shaylyn Burton, Logan Adams Lynn II and Forrest Lee Bowman of the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg, were recently selected for the Kentucky Governor’s Scholar Program.
    The students completde an application process similar to that for admission to colleges or universities, and they were evaluated based on ACT, PSAT or SAT test scores, grade point average, and difficulty of their class load.  

  • News briefs: 4-25-12

    Pinning ceremonies to honor BCTC nursing students
    Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) will honor Lawrenceburg campus nursing students at its annual pinning ceremony on May 3 at 6 p.m. at the Anderson County High School.