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  • Governor tabs Brough for Technical College Board of Directors

    Anderson County Chamber of Commerce Pres. Pam Rice Brough has been chosen by Gov. Steve Beshear to serve on the Bluegrass Community and Technical College Board of Directors.

    Brough replaces Jonah Mitchell, whose term has expired.

    Beshear reappointed the following members to the board.

    ·Florence S. Huffman, of Lexington, is an attorney. Huffman shall serve for a term expiring Oct. 15, 2014.

    ·Robert P. McNulty, of Lexington, is a letter carrier at for the United States Postal Service.

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    Poll workers are needed

    The Anderson County Clerk’s office is in need of qualified voters to be trained as poll workers.

    For more information, contact the clerk’s office at 502.839.3041.

    Annual Chamber golf scramble is May 31

    The Anderson County Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will take place at Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course May 31 starting with breakfast at 8 a.m.

    A brand new car, plus several other hole-in-one opportunities, at stake, this year.

  • 8th Annual Veterans Reunion is May 16-17

    The 8th Annual All Veterans Reunion is May 16-17 at the American Legion Post 34 located at 725 W. Broadway, Lawrenceburg, KY 40342.

    The event is open to the public.

    Gates open at noon Friday. Friday activities include a candlelight service at 8:30 p.m.

    Saturday activities include an opening ceremony at 10 a.m.

    For more information, contact Mike Cartwright at 502.229.8454.

  • Saffell Street Elementary May Citizens of the Month

    Shown are, front row, from left: Hannah Chambers, Cameron Upchurch, Baylon Beasley and Emma Kelly.
    Second row: Regan Dudley, Kristen Mitchell, Kileigh Turner, Eric Morgan, Emma Tinsley, Brian Nichols, Sarah Anderson and Rylee Stephens
    Third row: Wyatt Cooper, Trent Nation, Jacob Kinney, Blake Sutherland, Lucas Grimes, Haylee Thurman and Landon White. Aubree Bowman is not pictured.

  • This week's featured pet

    “Hi there. I'm Hannah and I'm very pleased to meet you. I'm a pretty girl who came here not too long ago from Lock Road. I'm hoping I'll get adopted really soon. Living in a kennel is really no fun for a kitty cat.” For more information, contact the Anderson County Humane Society at 502.839.8339 or adopt@andersonhumane.org.

  • ACHS FFA says 'Thank You'

    The Anderson County High School FFA wanted to thank Bob Allen of Frankfort for sponsoring them on the Hometown Scholarship selling Dodge Ram raffle tickets and for Edwardos and their patrons who came out on May 8 and May 29 for the 10 percent of proceeds and tips that went to FFA. The ACHS FFA would also like to thank Tractor Supply of Lawrenceburg and O'Reilly Auto Parts for supporting student and agriculture literacy.