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Today's News

  • ONLINE EXTRA: What Anderson County's trip to East Jessamine means

    There are many different scenarios surrounding the Class 5A, District 6 race, but for Anderson County, the road is clear: Win at East Jessamine and the Bearcats are the two-seed from the district. Lose and they will head to post-season as a three.  It is a huge difference as the two-seed gets a first round home game in the playoffs.

    Here are are the different scenarios for the playoffs.

  • GIRLS' SOCCER: Tates Creek overcomes Anderson defense in regional

    LEXINGTON – Tates Creek scored the only goal of the contest on a penalty kick with 15:03 to play, eliminating Anderson County, 1-0, in the Region 13 girls' soccer tournament Wednesday night.

    Tates Creek, playing on its home field, moves on to the regional championship game against Henry Clay on Thursday night. Henry Clay ousted Woodford County by an identical 1-0 score in the second semi-final.

  • Salt River Baptist visits Louisville Zoo
  • Church briefs: 10-19-11

    Sand Spring Baptist holds gospel concert Oct. 23
    Sand Spring Baptist Church, 1616 Harrodsburg Road, will host a gospel concert on Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.
    His Heart, a male quartet from Mt. Vernon, will be performing. A free will and love offering will be taken. Scott Williams, a member and regular attendee of SSBC, sings bass with His Heart.
    For more information, contact Barbara Briscoe  at 839-4443.

    Pleasant Hill Christian
    plan Oct. 23 fish fry

  • Not reading Bible a dangerous place for professing Christians to be

    Have you ever read the entire Bible? How often do you read the Bible?
    Only 16 percent of churchgoers read the Bible daily and 25 percent of churchgoers don’t read the Bible at all, according to Read the Bible For Life.
    How can we call ourselves Christians if we are not diligent in studying the inspired word of God?
    Paul writes in 1 Timothy 4:16, “Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers.”

  • Birthday: Hutton

    Mary Hutton will celebrate her 90th birthday with a birthday celebration hosted by her family on Oct. 23 from 2-4 p.m. at Sand Spring Baptist church in Lawrenceburg.
    The reception will take place in the new fellowship hall on the second floor of the building.
    The family requests no gifts.
     

  • Relay for Life calendar: 10-19-11

    October
    Shea’s Salon is supporting the fight against breast cancer and you can help. All during the month you can stop in, make a donation of any amount of money and receive a pink hair extension. These are called “pink strands” and are a fun way to show your support for breast cancer research. Stop in for a visit at their new location on Broadway (formerly Anderson Discount Drugs) or call 502-598-3124 for an appointment.

    November

  • Engagement: Sea-Christopher

    Kenny and Billie Jo Sea of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassie Jo Sea to Cody Ryan Christopher, son of Richard and Sherri Christopher of Winchester.
    The bride’s grandparents are Claibourne and Elizabeth Sea and William and Barbara Hatchell. The groom’s grandparents are Maudie Christopher and the late Edward Christopher and  Lavonne Borders and the late Jerry Borders.

  • Gilkerson and Gilkison family reunion to be held Oct. 29

    The Gilkerson/Gilkison family reunion will be Oct. 29 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Legion Hall on Legion Road in Paris.
    Bring a covered dish for sharing and soft drinks of your choice.
    Lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. Utensils, napkins, plates, lemonade and coffee will be furnished.
    Bring family tree information and anything to display at the reunion.
    Bring children, brothers, sisters, and any other family members to the reunion.
    The six-member committee is looking forward to seeing everyone.

  • Birth: Emma McKay Fosson

    Beth and Matt Fosson of Lawrenceburg announce the birth of their daughter, Emma McKay Fosson, born July 14, 2011, at Central Baptist Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds and 12 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long.
    She was welcomed home by big brother Jimmy Thomas.
    Her maternal grandparents are Dr. Sandy and Jamie Goodlett of Lawrenceburg. Her paternal grandparents are John and Cris Fosson of Chillicothe, Ohio.