Community News

  • Humanities events to discuss Rosemary Clooney, Civil War

    The Kentucky Humanities Program announces two more program to be held on the second Thursday of March and April, according to a news release.
    All programs are free and held from 7-8 p.m., with the public invited to attend.
    The Kentucky Humanities Chautauqua program will present “Rosemary Clooney-A Sentimental Journey” on March 13 at the Anderson Senior Center, event organizers said.
    Clooney will be portrayed by Bet Stewart, Artistic Director for Intuition Theatre in Cincinnati, Ohio.

  • Health ministry group sponsors potluck nights

    6th Day Health Ministries of Lawrenceburg will be sponsoring “Happy, Healthy and Full of Life” fellowship and potluck nights open to the community, with the next meal scheduled for Feb. 24.
    Admission is free, and those interested are asked to bring a healthy dish and the recipe to share with the group.

  • Anderson Community Education announces spring classes

    Register for classes at Anderson Adult Learning Center, 219 East Woodford St., Lawrenceburg, by calling Jacque Zeller at 839-3754 or email jacque.zeller@anderson.kyschools.us.

    Excel and Beyond
    When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. with instructor Beth Feddersen
    Where: Adult Learning Center, 219 East Wood St., Lawrenceburg
    Fee: $39  (4 hours of instruction)

  • Basketball homecoming queen
  • Lawrenceburg man honored for valor at Franklin County courthouse
  • Slone serves as page for Senate president
  • Humanities Council to feature World War II history event Thursday

    The Anderson County Humanities Council, with local sponsorship by the Anderson County Historical Society, will be presenting a freee 'Kentucky in World War II' program on Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Anderson County Senior Citizen Center, according to a release. 

    The program will provide community residents with an opportunity to spend some quality time with James Klotter, Kentucky historian and professor of history for Georgetown College.

  • Myles completes Marines’ basic training

    Pvt. John T. Myles II completed a rigorous 13-week United States Marine Corps basic training course on Jan. 24 at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. Myles was a member of the 1st Recruit Training Battalion, Alpha Co., Platoon 1005.  
    Myles is a 2013 graduate of Anderson County High School. He is the son of City Attorney Robert W. Myles and Charlene Y. Myles and the grandson of World War II veteran and Distinguished Flying Cross recipient Edmund N. Myles.
    Pvt. Myles will continue his Marine combat training at Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  • Legion and Auxiliary conference held

    The American Legion and Auxiliary winter conference was held in Louisville on Jan. 17-18, according to a press release.
    Unit 34 members attending were Unit president and Department Chaplain Betty Butler, Unit 1st Vice President Pam Rice, who is also on the Department Distinguished Guest Committee and is Department Leadership Chairman.
    Other members attending were Nettie Halvorson, Shirley Thornberry, Louise Drury and junior chairman Chrisie Halvorson. Louise assisted Chrisie with the junior members.

  • Anderson public library offers February classes

    The Anderson Public Library will offer the following free classes in February.
    Ask at the desk or call 839-6420 to make a date for morning, afternoon or evening appointments.

    Introduction to Computers
    When: Feb. 4
    Time: 10-11 a.m.

    Introduction to the Internet
    When: Feb. 6
    Time: 10-11 a.m.

    Introduction to Email
    When: Feb. 11
    Time: 10-11 a.m.

    Introduction to Word
    When: Feb. 13
    Time: 10-11 a.m.

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