Today's News

  • Community calendar -- 3-16

    Wednesday, March 16
    8 a.m. to noon, GED instruction and college preparation, Anderson Community Education building, 219 E. Woodford St.
    Noon to 4 p.m., GED instruction and college preparation, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, U.S. 127 campus.
    4:30 to 7:30 p.m., GED instruction and college preparation, Anderson Community Education building, 219 E. Woodford St.
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m., English as a Second Language, Anderson Community Education building, 219 E. Woodford St.

    City/county government

  • The Way We Were -- March 16

    30 YEARS AGO
    February 12, 1981
    Bluegrass Ultra Transit Service (BUS) became available to all Anderson County residents.

    Dale Wright filed as a candidate for his second term as county attorney.

    Teresa Kincer, University of Kentucky sophomore, was selected as one of 19 members of the UK Tour Guide Corps. A business administration major and member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority, Kincer is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Kincer.

  • District Court Docket - 3-16

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during District Court proceedings Feb. 28.
    Michael T. Jackson, hearing, operating on suspended/revoked operators license, operating motor vehicle under the influence – convert fines and costs to 30 days.
    Darryl Wayne Wynne, hearing, operating motor vehicle under the influence, operating on suspended/revoked operators license – contempt of court, to serve ten days (credit time served), to serve five days for fines and costs or pay $328.

  • Reaves plays gangster in Denison play

    Dylan Reaves of Lawrenceburg performed the role of Gangster in “The Drowsy Chaperone,” which was performed in February at Denison University’s Ace Morgan Theater.
    “The Drowsy Chaperone,” a zany “musical within a comedy,” has music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison and book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar, according to a news release.
    The play pays homage to American musicals of the jazz age, examining the effect musicals have on the fans who adore them, organizers said.

  • Vest earns academic honor

    Alissa Renee Vest of Lawrenceburg was included in this year’s United States Achievement Academy yearbook.
    Vest, 14, is an eighth-grader at Anderson County Middle School. She plays softball and was a member of the Kentucky Rockers team that played in the World Series last year.
    Her science teacher, Jamie Young, nominated her for the recognition.
    She is a daughter of Mark and Melissa Vest and sister of Mark Anthony Vest Jr.
    Her grandparents are Nancy Dennis, Zeke Dennis and Thelma Vest, all of Lawrenceburg, and the late Billy Vest.

  • Turner names attendance winners
  • Power of Positive
  • Saffell Citizens of Month
  • Turner citizens of the month
  • Linzy named campaign coordinator