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Today's News

  • 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

    Community
    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.

  • Distinguished Young Women orientation to be held Sunday

    Orientation for the 2014 Anderson County Distinguished Young Women program will be held Sunday, March 3 at 2 p.m. at Sand Spring Baptist Church, located at 1616 Harrodsburg Road in Lawrenceburg.
    The Distinguished Young Women program, formerly known as Junior Miss, is open to all current high school junior girls who reside in Anderson County.
    Parents are encouraged to attend with their daughters.

  • District court docket: 2-27-12

    Judge William P. Ryan Jr., heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on Jan. 24, 2013.
    Cody Stratton, arraignment, no operator/moped license, second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot) – continued to Feb. 21.
    Michael S. Thornton, arraignment, theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) – continued to Feb. 21.
    Ryan M. Eckhart, arraignment, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to surrender revoked operator’s license – continued to Mar. 7.

  • All you need is love
  • Student wins WKU scholarship at math contest

    Levi Wilson of Anderson County Middle School won a full-tuition scholarship to Western Kentucky University after taking first place individually at the KSPE Capital Chapter MathCounts competition.
    Middle School Mathletes from Anderson County Middle School took second place at the competition.
    Western Kentucky University awarded scholarships to the top three scoring individuals, with Wilson winning a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to WKU.

  • Emma B. Ward Elementary January students of the month
  • Waiting for white smoke

    Instead of the pope, think of a grandfather.
    Which is how the Rev. Chris Clay of St. Lawrence Catholic Church said he reacted to news of Pope Benedict XVI’s unexpected resignation.
    “I was very surprised, I was actually very emotional about it,” Clay, who learned about the resignation in an e-mail from the diocese, said. “I think was overcome with what he was doing, how almost unprecedented.”

  • Academy students move on to region science fair

    Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg science fair students will be advancing to the regional round in Louisville, according to a release from the school. By being the top finishers in the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg Science Fair, these students qualified for the ACSI regional round to held in March at Portland Christian Academy in Louisville.