Today's News

  • FOOTBALL: Second-half eruption gives Bearcats homecoming win

     A week full of special homecoming activities? Check.

    How about the now-traditional parade through downtown Lawrenceburg the night before what was supposed to be the annual pasting of some designated “W” on the schedule? Check.

    A big crowd taking everything in on Friday night? Check again.

    That presumed blowout of what is supposed to be the weakest team on the home schedule? Ah, let's wait a while on that one.

  • Old rivalry, new feeling

    There are old rivalries, then there is Anderson County vs. Woodford County.

    No, this is not the oldest continual football meeting in Kentucky. The actual Anderson-Woodford meeting really only dates to 1963, when Woodford opened. Then, there is a little matter of the teams taking a couple of breaks, first in the 1980s, then again from 2006-10.

  • Bearcats roll past Montgomery on homecoming

    Ross Cox scored three different ways while Zachary Carmichael ran for two touchdowns and threw for three more to lead Anderson County to a 48-20 win over visiting Montgomery County in Friday night football action.

    Tristin Ashburn caught two of Carmichael's touchdown passes as the Bearcats improved to 4-1 on the season and captured their District 6 opener.

  • Engagement: Waddle-Junkin

    Tonya Elliot of Lawrenceburg and Bobby and Brandy Waddle of Bowling Green announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Michelle Waddle of Lawrenceburg, to Tyler Wayne Junkin, son of Jennifer and Kenny Trent and Jerry Junkin and Judy Anderson, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Grandparents of the bride are Della Elliot and Jenny and the late Bob Elliot of  
    Lawrenceburg and Zennie and Larry Waddle of Bowling Green.

  • Engagement: Doss-Sutherland

    Angela M. Doss and Jeremy B. Sutherland, both of Lawrenceburg, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride is the daughter of Eddie and Donna Miller of Frankfort. She is a 1999 graduate of Western Hills High School and is employed at Kroger in Lawrenceburg.
    The groom is the son of JB and Marcie Sutherland and Bill and Sabrina Sands of Lawrenceburg. He is a 1999 graduate of Anderson County High School and is a student at Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Lawrenceburg.
    He is employed at Best Western in Lawrenceburg.

  • Community calendar: 9-25-13

    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.

  • Friends of Library to hold Burgoo sale

    Friends of Anderson Public Library will hold a Burgoo book sale this Saturday, Sept. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the new building located on the back lawn of the Anderson Public Library, 114 N. Main St.
    The Highs and The Lows, a folksy acoustic duo, will entertain for several hours during the sale, event organizers said. Cole Ripy and Jessica Handy, who make up the Highs and Lows, made a surprise guest visit to the Friends’ Sept. 21 sale.

  • Rain doesn’t stop prayer gathering
  • Church briefs: 9-25-13

    Mount Moriah Baptist hosts sale
    Mount Moriah Baptist Church will host its last community yard sale of the season Sept. 28 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kentucky 53, Mount Eden.
    The yard sale will be held inside and out.
    There will be free set-ups and a concession stand for breakfast, lunch and snacks.
    Call 738-5350 to reserve a place.

    Mount Pleasant Baptist
    postpones revival
    Mount Pleasant Baptist Church has had to postpone its revival due to flooding and construction, according to a news release.

  • Be careful to pray through the spirit, not to spite ACLU