Today's News

  • Anderson wins Lady Pirate Classic

    BEREA – The Anderson County Middle School seventh grade girls’ basketball team won The Lady Patriot Classic this weekend by defeating all five opponents it faced.

    The Lady Mustangs beat Knox Central, Jackson County, Meece, Southwest Pulaski and Elkhorn in the championship game to win the tournament. Anderson won its five games by an average of 11.6 points, with the biggest win coming against Southwest Pulaski, who Anderson beat by 19.

    Three of Anderson’s five wins came by double digits.

  • ACMS football presented with similar challenge

    While a lot of things change year in and year out for the Anderson County Middle School football team, one thing always remains the same.

    The eighth grade team is mostly filled with inexperienced players who have little to no experience playing tackle football.

    The Mustang football team has two different squads: the eighth grade team – which is essentially the varsity team – and the sixth and seventh grade team, which can be described as the JV team.

  • Bearcats continue steady improvement at Hawks Classic

    BARDSTOWN – The Anderson County boys’ golf team improved its season’s best tournament score yet again this past weekend at the Hawks Classic with a score of 349.

    The score is Anderson’s first time dipping below 350 in a tournament this season in their fourth appearance. The Bearcats have improved their score in every tournament they’ve played in so far, beginning with a 380 to start the season.

  • Anderson suffers close loss in first match

    The Anderson County girls’ golf team competed in their first match of the season this past Thursday but lost a close one to a combined team from Franklin County and Western Hills by a score of 189-187.

    The tournament was hosted at Anderson’s home course at Wild Turkey Trace Golf Course. The team took their top four scorers and compared them to the top four scorers from Franklin County and Western Hills, with the lowest scoring team being the winner.

  • High school rejects Bible elective

     The high school site-based council voted unanimously last Tuesday evening to not proceed with offering a Bible elective about the historical influences of the Old Testament.

  • ‘Always a teacher’

     Dr. Bill Bryant had many joys in his life, but of those joys, one stood out the most.

  • Fiscal court OKs higher trash fee

     The cost of trash service will go up Sept. 1 following a vote by the Anderson County Fiscal Court last week to approve a requested rate increase from Republic Services.

  • ToyBurg gets Erica closer to her goal

     If anyone has grown accustomed to the scope of generosity in Lawrenceburg, it’s Jennifer Hickman. 

  • Republicans select Hellard

     Tasha Hellard didn’t waste any time.

  • Cummins enters race as write-in

     A candidate who wasn’t selected as the Republican nominee for Anderson County Jailer is running anyway.