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Today's News

  • FOOTBALL: Mustang football players take part in statewide all-star game

    Kentucky's finest seventh- and eighth-grade football players were recently selected to participate in the fourth annual Kentucky Middle School Football Association East-West All-Star Game held at Kentucky State University over Thanksgiving weekend.

    Representing Anderson County in the seventh-grade game were Isaac Marret, Bryce Edmondson and Cobe Penny. Each played well as the East team won 30-28, according to a news release.

    Along with those players, Mustang head coach Brian Holloman and assistant coach Shawn Black were part of the East coaching staff.

  • Lawrenceburg man seeks help getting soldiers home for Christmas

    A Lawrenceburg man is raising money through Dec. 20 to help soldiers stationed with his son in Colorado get home for Christmas.

    “A lot of people think the Army pays for them to get home, but it doesn’t,” said Rodney Goodlett, whose son, Seth, is with the Army Calvary and is stationed at Fort Carson, Colo.

    Goodlett said he’s paying for his son to get home, but soldiers stationed there with him simply can’t afford it.

  • Sand Spring assists HANDS program
  • Church briefs: 12-12-12

    Mount Eden Christian
    plans Christmas breakfast
    Mount Eden Christian Church will host its eighth annual Christmas breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 8-11 a.m.
    The community is invited to stop by for food and fellowship.

    New Liberty Christian
    presents  Christmas program
    New Liberty Christian Church youth will be presenting their Christmas program “Best Christmas Present Ever” on Dec. 16 at 11 a.m.
    Terrianna Conway is the director, according to the church’s news release.

  • Are you willing to lay your life on the line for Jesus?

    Most people think Jesus brought forth a message of peace.
    However, this is not true. In Mathew 10:33-39 Jesus says, “Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword. For I have come to turn a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law — a man’s enemies will be the members of his own household.

  • Unusual potatoes
  • Turnips right from the garden
  • Way We Were: David Wilcher named Citizen of the Year

    50 YEARS AGO
    Dec. 19, 2012
    David White, a sophomore student at Anderson High School, was to report the news of the basketball teams to The Anderson News for the season.
    White, 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph White, played freshman football and was serving as manager of the basketball team.
    He was a member of Co-Ed-Y, the Latin Club, Pep Club and the Boy’s Ensemble.

    Plenty of pucker here

  • Community calendar: 12-12-12

    Community
    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
    Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
    For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.
    Hospice of the Bluegrass announces meetings

  • Blue Grass Community Action Agency to meet

    The Blue Grass Community Action Agency will hold a public meeting Dec. 19 at noon to discuss the needs of low-income residents in Anderson County.
    The meeting will be held at Blue Grass Community Action, located at 117 Hilltop Drive.
    For more information, contact Becky Stratton, community developer for Blue Grass Community Action, at 502-839-7102.