Today's News

  • Community briefs: 11-13-13

    Early Kentucky Craftsman Fair
    to be held Nov. 15
    An “Early Kentucky Craftsman Fair,” hosted by Friends of Fort Harrod, will be held Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the James Harrod Convention Center, Fort Harrod State Park, 100 South College Street, Harrodsburg. “Craftsmen and women will be selling 18th century historical clothing, weaving, beadwork, leather goods, knives, black powder guns and accoutrements,” event organizers said. There will be a silent auction and drawing for door prizes.


    50 YEARS AGO
    Thursday, Nov. 14, 1963
    Bobby Joe Durr left for Texas for service with the U.S. Air Force. He is a son of Mrs. Russell Durr.

    Danny Kays, 10, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kays, was ill at home with a deep cold and influenza.

    It was advertised that there was to be a special singing and preaching in the courthouse Saturday night at 7:30.

  • Mount Eden School landmark torn down

    By Lisa King
    The Sentinel-News
    The old Mount Eden School is in rubble now, but it lives on in the memory of those who went to school there, memories that some are finding hard to let go.
    “I was really careful with the way I did the demolition; I saved a lot of bricks,” said Barry Campbell, a Vietnam veteran and a member of the Mount Eden Ruritan Club who attended school in the building on KY 53.

  • Church briefs: 11-13-13

    Glensboro Baptist
    to host Ricky Peach benefit
    Glensboro Baptist Church will be hosting a benefit Nov. 16 from noon to 8 p.m. with all proceeds going to Ricky Peach, who suffered a stroke on Sept. 16.
    The event features soup for lunch and chili for dinner, as well as an auction featuring donated baskets, pies, cakes and other items.
    Gospel singing at the event includes New Vision, The Waldridge Family, Calvary’s Trio, The Adams Family, The Good Ole Boys, The Ruckers and Teresa Curtsinger.

  • What’s really going to make you happy this week?

    The Oxford Dictionary of English defines happy as “feeling or showing pleasure or contentment.” This vagueness of this definition demonstrates the subjective nature of happiness; what really makes us happy?

  • District court docket: 11-13-13

    Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on September 26, 2013.
    Mary K. Fain, show cause, theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) – continued to Oct. 24.
    Aaron L. Flora, show cause, third-degree terroristic threatening, first-degree attempted unlawful imprisonment, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence, minor injury), violation of conditions of release – bench warrant.

  • Anderson County Jail Log: 11-13-13

    The following people were arrested during the week of Nov. 4-8 and transported to the Shelby County Detention Center, according to information provided by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.
    Arresting agencies include the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, Lawrenceburg Police Department and Kentucky State Police.

    Nov. 4
    Eugene Kinsey, driving under the influence (first offense), speeding
    Glen Abner, failure to appear
    Ciji West, contempt of court
    Lewis Whitt, Laurel and Fayette County warrants

  • Birds of a feather stick tight to Christian Academy students
  • Anderson middle school October students of the month
  • Bearcats march at Lucas Oil Stadium