Today's News

  • GOLF: Harrod bows out of state tournament

    Anderson County High School golfer Tyler Harrod bowed out of the state golf tournament when he shot a 15-over 87 in the first round at Bowling Green Country Club.
    Harrod got off to a rough start with a bogey on the first hole, then a triple bogey on No. 2. He never could recover as the cut was 80 strokes.
    The full story of Harrod's state tournament showing will appear in the Oct. 10 Anderson News.

  • FOOTBALL: Bearcats escape West Jessamine, 41-39

    Anderson County overcame four turnovers, a misplayed kick return and, most of all, West Jessamine running back Devin Taylor to post a 41-39 district win at Nicholasville Friday night.

    Trailing 20-0 with 1:59 left in the first half, Anderson rallied to take a 34-32 lead after three quarters. Anderson had gotten on the board with when Ross Cox caught a touchdown pass from Zachary Carmichael with 1:11 left in the first half.

  • Way We Were: Missing heifer found in sunken ground

    50 YEARS AGO
    Oct. 4, 1962
    Installation of new officers of the Broken Arrow Archery Club was held at a dinner meeting at Mrs. Allen’s Tea Room. Winners of the recent championship shoot were also announced.
    Shoot winners were: free style — Bill Sayre, Mrs. Bill Sayre; instinctive — women’s division, Mrs. Wilda Bond; men’s division, Jesse Duncan; junior boys — Larry Sayre; cubs — Kathy Sayre.

  • Engagement-Tracy and Hartley

    Phil and Marla Tracy announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Tracy of Lawrenceburg, to Austin Hartley of Lawrenceburg, son of Miles and Stacey Hartley.
    The bride is a 2012 Anderson County High School graduate and is attending Bluegrass Community and Technical College for cosmetology. She is currently employed at Kroger in Lawrenceburg.
    The groom is a 2010 Anderson County High School graduate and is attending Bluegrass Community and Technical College to become a diesel mechanic. He is currently employed by DC Truck and Equipment Repair.

  • Birth-Robinson

    Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Wayne Robinson of Fargo, N.D., announce the birth of their first child and daughter, Hannah Rebecca Robinson, born July 6, 2012.
    She weighed 9 pounds and 10 ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long.
    Paternal grandparents are Jackie and Gerald Robinson, and paternal great-grandparents are William and Rayma Carter and Minnie Robinson and the late James Marion Robinson, all of Lawrenceburg.
    Maternal grandparents are Becky and Carldon Lahey of Jacksonville, Fla.

  • Anniversary: Lacefield

    Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Lacefield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 6.
    The couple was married Oct. 6, 1962 in Salvisa.
    They have a son, Jeffrey, who resides in Harrodsburg. They also have a daughter, Melissa (Tony) Revel, and a grandson, Caleb, all of Harrodsburg.
    The Lacefields will celebrate their anniversary with family.  


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  • Car hops for a good cause
  • ACE celebrates Constitution Week

    Anderson Community Education helped the Anderson County middle and high schools celebrate Constitution Week, held Sept. 17-21, by purchasing roughly 2,000 ‘Pocket Constitution’ booklets to distribute to students studying history, civics and government.
    According to Director Jacque Zeller, each educational institution that receives federal funds for a fiscal year shall hold an educational program on the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17, as mandated by a 2004 law.

  • Saffell Street September Citizens of the Month