Today's News

  • Motorcycle Club donates funds to veterans facility

    Members and friends of the Second Brigade Motorcycle Club (SBMC) met at the Lawrenceburg Walmart parking lot to head out on their “mission” Sept. 29, according to a news release.
    The club raised over $1,400 on one of its poker runs to help veterans, and this year the SBMC chose the Thomson-Hood Veterans facility in Wilmore.
    “The club’s main focus and mission statement is to help, support, encourage and love all veterans and especially the Vietnam veterans,” event organizers said in the release.

  • Five great-grandsons, one grandson
  • Babies, babies, babies
  • ‘Touch a truck’ promotes literacy

    50 YEARS AGO
    Oct. 3, 1963
    Manson Goodlett, 11, was hurt when he fell from a tree at his home at Alton Station. He was a student at Alton School and broke his left leg and arm. He was a patient at Frankfort hospital for several days.

    Ann Royalty, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Royalty, suffered an injury to her left elbow and shoulder in a fall while roller skating. She was visiting in Indianapolis, Ind., at the time.

  • Community calendar: 10-16-13

    Compassionate Friends announce upcoming meetings
    The Compassionate Friends will host meetings for bereavement parents who have lost children of any age.
    Meetings are held on the first Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and the third Monday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the hospice building, 643 Teton Trail in Frankfort.
    For more information, contact Kathy Wainscott at 502-517-6289.

    Anderson County Extension Office

  • Church briefs: 10-16-13

    Family Worship Center
     to host special speaker
    The Family Worship Center, located at 1053 Frankfort Road in Lawrenceburg, will host special speaker Elhanan Glazer on Oct. 20 at 10:30 a.m.
    Elhanan Glazer was born in Rehovot, Israel, on Aug. 13, 1947. He travels around America speaking of the importance of Christians, prayer and the stand for the nation of Israel, according to a press release. For more information, contact 502-839-9192.

    Freedom Baptist to hold concert

  • Instead of moping about sin, rejoice in God’s forgiveness

    Last weekend, I had a particularly bad day. I do not mean bad as in the sense that the day was inherently corrupt, since the holy scriptures indicate that each day is fashioned by God (Psalm 118:24). By “bad” I mean what I contributed to it, i.e., my sinful nature as it is inclined to act and react wrongfully in the daily operations of life (Rom. 7: 14ff).

  • District court docket: 10-16-13

    Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings on August 5, 2013.
    Zea H. Demaree, bond forfeiture hearing, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, display/possession of cancelled/fictitious operator’s license, failure to surrender revoked operator’s license – bench warrant.
    Peter I. Denissoff, arraignment, failure to produce insurance card – amended to failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, pleaded guilty, $243, installment/deferred payment Dec. 9.

  • Man’s body found behind vacant building

    City police continue to investigate the death of a 53-year-old as an apparent suicide after finding a man’s body behind a vacant building on Glensboro Road Monday afternoon.  
    James True, 53, died Oct. 14 of a single gunshot wound to the head, City Police Chief Chris Atkins said. True had a Corbin address, but had been living in Lawrenceburg in his RV at 1068 Glensboro Road for a short time, Atkins said.
    Police do not suspect foul play, he said.