Today's News

  • Boil water advisory lifted for city residents

    The boil water advisory for city water customers has been officially lifted, according to health director Tim Wright.

    A water line broke between Brenda and Lynn Drives on Wednesday evening, prompting city officials to issue a 24-hour boil water advisory.

    The break occurred just a few feet onto Brenda Drive off US 127 Bypass. Crews dug a hole about 5 feet deep and stood in shin-deep water while attempting to make the repair.

  • Water line break prompts boil water advisory

    A broken water line Wednesday evening has prompted city officials to declare a boil water advisory for the area between Lynn and Brenda drives, extending between Walmart and Kroger.

  • Community calendar: 8-8-12

    Lawrenceburg Green events
    Movie nights
    Aug. 10: ‘Happy Feet 2’
    Sept. 14: ‘Kung Fu Panda 2’
    Aug. 24: Cadillac Shack – 60’s & 70’s Rock ‘n Roll
    Sept. 21: Lunar Beach House – Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band – Parrot Head Event

    Grand Theatre holds showing
    of “The Birds”
    The Grand Theatre in Frankfort will be showing Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds” on Aug. 24 at 7:40 p.m. Tickets are $6.

  • Anniversary: Coulter

    Joe and Margie Coulter will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary with a reception Aug. 12 at The Springfield Inn from 2-4 p.m., their family announced.
    They were married Aug. 14, 1937.
    All friends and relatives are invited.
    They request no gifts.

  • Engagement: Waldridge-Yates

    Larry and Clara Waldridge of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassandra Janette Waldridge of Lawrenceburg, to Jon Wesley Yates of Mount Eden, son of Terry and Jane Yates of Mount Eden.
    Grandparents of the bride are Edith Waldridge and the late Russell Waldridge and the late Arthur and Prudy Arnold.
    Grandparents of the groom are Arthur and Juanita Yates and the late Oscar and Finetta Helen Thacker.

  • Engagement: Samuels-Rogers

    Bruce and Leesa Stevens and Rodney Samuels and Sunnye Smith, all of Lawrenceburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Abbey Samuels, to Matthew Rogers, son of Brenda and Glen Rogers  Jr., of Lawrenceburg.
    Maternal grandparents of the bride are Gladys Satterly and the late Lillard “Bo” Satterly, Lawrenceburg.
    Paternal grandparents of the bride are Ruby Samuels and the late Ollivan “O.B.” Samuels, Madison, Va.

  • Engagement: Richey-Taylor

    Mike and Susan Richey of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Jane Richey of Lexington to Jeff Taylor of Lexington, son of Gary and Janet Taylor of Orlando, Fla.
    The bride and groom are both currently employed as attorneys.
    The wedding will take place on Sept. 14, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. at the Marriott Griffin Gate in Lexington.

  • Way We Were: There was some twisting, shouting at Fair

    50 YEARS AGO
    Aug. 9, 1962
    Large crowds were expected to visit Friday and Saturday for the first Exhibition of the Anderson County Fair, Inc. with many events planned.
    A twist contest was to be held Friday night from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. The Carnations with Cosmo and the Trendells with Paul Penny were to entertain. The 4-H Council sponsored the event.

  • Birth: Williams

    Donna Moon and Aaron Williams of Indianapolis, Ind., announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Williams, born July 2, 2012, at 12:30 p.m. at St. John’s hospital.
    She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

  • Four generations