Today's News

  • Gash honored for time as coroner
  • Extension offers pesticide training

    Applicator pesticide training classes are scheduled for Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30 p.m., and Tuesday, April 9 at 1:30 p.m., the Anderson County Extension Service announced.
    By law anyone using chemicals classified as restricted use must have a valid private applicator certification card, according to the news release.
    The only way to keep this card current is to attend pesticide update training on proper use and handling.
    Proper use and handling safety of agriculture chemicals makes both economic and personal health sense.

  • Rotary pancake breakfast to be held this Saturday

    The Rotary Club of Lawrenceburg will host its annual pancake breakfast Saturday, March 2 from 7 a.m. to noon at the Anderson County Middle School cafeteria, the club announced.
    The breakfast, now in its 56th year, is one of the club’s biggest annual fundraisers, with proceeds used to support the Rotary’s annual scholarship fund.
    Cost is $7, and children under 5 are free.
    Tickets are available through Rotarians or at the door.

  • New steeple
  • Church briefs: 2-27-12

    Fintville Community Church
    to host concert
    Fintville Community Church will be hosting a concert on March 3 at 11 a.m.
    The concert will feature guest gospel singer Roger Barkley Jr., who is from the Barkley Family Singers, according to event organizers.
    Fintville Community Church is located off US 62 between Versailles and Lawrenceburg at 832 Shryock Ferry Road.
    For more information, contact Associate Pastor Walter William Brown at 502-319-2239 or Pastor Bauthn Fields at 502-229-0472.

    Westside Church announces events

  • Burge wins Super Grand Champion at poultry show
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  • The necessity of fellowship with God

    “ … indeed our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ” (1 John 1:3)
     Do you remember the theme song to the television show “Cheers?”
    “You wanna go where everybody knows your name.” There is a lot of truth in those lyrics. Simply put, humans were created with a longing for sincere fellowship.
    Fellowship with God is the substance of life, and this fellowship comes through Jesus Christ.

  • Students submit 4-H reports

    Stars at Work
    The Stars at Work second meeting was Feb. 21, 2013. In this meeting we elected officers. Josh Cooper is the president, Makayla Stratton is the vice president, Nita Kiem is the secretary and Taylor Dudley is the reporter. The Stars at Work also came up with a name for the club. The nominations for our club name were the Shields stars 4-H club, 4-H Stars, Clover Stars, Clovers and Stars at Work. Elijah Johnson came up with the name Stars at Work, which was voted as our club name.
    —submitted by Taylor Dudley

    Super Saffell Star Club

  • Community calendar: 2-27-12

    Anderson County Piecemakers Quilt Guild change meeting time
    On Monday, March 4 The Anderson County Piecemakers Quilt Guild meeting time will change, for this month only, to 6 p.m. at the Anderson County Extension Office. The program will be conducted by Vicki McCarty from Calico Patch Quilt Shop in Morehead.
    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.

  • Way We Were: Shane Stratton wins math bowl at AMS

    50 YEARS AGO
    Feb. 28, 1963
    Sixty names were drawn from the jury wheel to serve as Grand and Pettit jurors at the March term of Anderson Circuit Court.