Today's News

  • Jail log

     The following people were arrested and transported to jail, according to information released by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.

  • Three wishes

     Six little genies appeared at Heritage Hall last week. 

  • Beasley named ECC’s top teacher

     In some ways, Randy Beasley’s long career in early childhood education was “set in stone” when her grandfather and father-in-law helped build the Sand Spring School during the Great Depression.

  • Fire chief to retire in August

     Lawrenceburg Fire Chief Bobby Hume got the words out, but just barely.

  • Council members, others give Spectrum an earful

     What was billed as a discussion to renew an outdated contract between the city and cable TV provider Spectrum quickly devolved into a gripe-fest Monday night as city officials blasted the company for what they said is lousy customer service and, in some cases, no service at all.

  • Multi-use athletic complex proposed

     What started out as a motion during last month’s school board meeting to repair the high school’s soccer field has grown into the possibility of creating a new, multi-use athletic complex, complete with a turf field, grandstands and a surrounding track.

  • Bearcats working through mental issues

    As the Bearcat baseball team returns from a spring break tournament with no wins, it’s back to the drawing board for a team that’s looking to get back on track.

    However, it’s not many X’s and O’s on the drawing board for Anderson County, it’s their confidence and how to bring it back to a winning level.

  • Lady Bearcats gearing up for challenging week

    The Anderson County softball team is currently on an impressive six-game stretch, but the road ahead is about to get tougher.

    That’s just the result of a difficult schedule overall, and with the Lady Bearcats finding more success than they did earlier in the season, they’re more equipped to handle the tougher competition.

    After beginning the week with a home game win against Madison Southern, a top team from the 11th Region, the Lady Bearcats will host Boyle County on Thursday in what promises to be a good matchup.

  • Bearcat travels to Germany for soccer camp

    Panama City, Virginia Beach, the Outer Banks and any other beach setting are the typical places young kids flock to for spring break.

    Dortmund, Germany is not a top destination for spring breakers, but that’s where Bearcat goalkeeper Liam Sutherland spent the past week while Anderson County was not in school.

  • Spring turkey season begins this weekend

    The spring turkey hunting season is right around the corner, and it’s time for hunters to brush up on everything there is to know about the season.

    The spring turkey season will begin on April 13 and last until May 5, a total of 23 consecutive days.

    The bag limit for this season is two male turkeys or turkeys with a visible beard.

    No more than one bird can be taken from the field per day.