Today's News

  • Students re-enact Easter story
  • Christian Academy releases honor roll

    The Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg recently released its third quarter Honor Rolls. Students include:

    A and B Honor Roll

    Third Grade
    Melody Dezarn
    Jacob Gaines
    Aislinn Gay
    Phillip Maxfield
    Hudson Pittman

    Fourth Grade
    Camdon Henson
    Taylor Nevins

    Fifth Grade
    Mackenzie Andrade

    All A’s

    Third Grade
    Ethan Durham
    Gabe Elliott
    Erica Hickman  

    Fourth Grade

  • Pottery class to benefit Community Education

    A pottery class titled “Come Out and Clay” is scheduled for Saturday, May 5, Anderson Community Education announced.
    Class time for children 8 to 12 will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Those 13 and older will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Class size is limited to four students.
    Cost is $40 for each class, and are “applied to cover qualified student scholarships, expenses of local community education projects, volunteer programming and instructor compensation,” according to a news release from the organization.

  • Lead singer of ‘Disciple’ speaks to academy students
  • Middle School March students of the month
  • Mrs. Shannon goes to Washington

    Linda Shannon of Lawrenceburg became instant friends with Yvonne Lacy-Baskerville in line for the bathroom on the Annapolis pier.    
    Two weeks ago, the pair found themselves waiting in yet another line — this time, as invited guests to the 134th annual White House Easter Egg Roll.
    Shannon said she and Lacy-Baskerville realize the line to the ladies’ is an odd place to form a friendship.

  • Board of Ed weighs options for after school, wrap-around services

    Parents will need to rethink pick up and drop off schedules for students enrolled in one or all of the wrap-around, daycare and after school programs for the upcoming school year.
    After weighing three options for relocating after school services, the board of education voted 4-0 at its April 16 meeting to allow the ECC to be licensed to include daycare and after school care for students.

  • District court docket: 4-18-12

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on March 1.
    Brian Allen Dettmer, motion for shock probation, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, third-degree criminal mischief, operating a motor vehicle under the influence – motion granted.

  • Garden ministry providing crops for those in need

    The Roots Garden Ministry, based out of Anderson Christian Church, wants to provide for those in need from the roots on up.
    About a month ago, a ministry group from the church decided to clear a space for a garden on church property in order to provide fresh produce for local pantry Open Hands.
    “Hunger is a problem in Anderson County,” ministry team leader JR Holt said during the Roots’ ground breaking and dedication service on April 14.
    Becky Sparrow, a volunteer from Open Hands that attended Saturday’s service, agreed.

  • Military Child Appreciation Day to be held April 28 in Lawrenceburg

    The Kentucky National Guard will sponsor a Military Child Appreciation Day for all dependents from all branches of the military on April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Legion Post 24 on 725 West Broadway in Lawrenceburg.
    According to event organizers, the event will include art and crafts activities, puppet shows, corn hole, archery, face painting and more. Food and drinks will be provided.
    Call to pre-register.
    For more information, contact Cindy Culver at 502-607-1751 or Linda Jones at 502-607-1593.