Local Government Revealed: County Jailer Joani Clark

June 30, 2016

Joani Clark is a great person.  She is intelligent, hardworking, kind and considerate.  She is also the Anderson County Jailer.  She has the remarkable ability to do a great job for the people of Anderson County, and at the same time have the respect of those individuals that have run afoul of the law and […]

Spectacular Performance of Noises Off by Community Theatre

June 30, 2016

The Anderson County Community Theatre put on an absolutely fabulous performance last weekend and they’re poised to do it again for their final performances this weekend.  Taking on the play, Noises Off, the theater features an amazing rotating set to show a play-within-a-play, where the audience gets to see just what happens behind the scenes […]

Steve Carmichael, Renee Morris, Carol Floyd, Barbie Markwell, and Courtney Williams

Farmers Bank Presents Large Donation to Senior Center

June 29, 2016

Compassion runs deep here in Lawrenceburg.  Both branches of Farmers Bank and Capital Trust decided to run a one day fundraiser this past Friday to help support the Anderson County Senior Center.  Renee Morris, who works at the West Park branch, spearheaded the fundraiser where the tellers and employees at both branches got to wear […]

Longest Day of Play Draws Hundreds of Children

June 28, 2016

Today is the Anderson County Longest Day of Play and hundreds of children from around the county have and still are participating in the event.  Sponsored by the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce, the longest day was started as a way to not only show children that exercise and outdoor activities can be fun but […]

Bryan Proctor and Pam Marks

Sneak Preview at Temporary Library Location

June 28, 2016

As the Anderson Public Library prepares to start their expansion project this year so they can offer more services to everyone in the county, their temporary location is taking shape to hold the library during the construction process.  The library chose the old Phoenix Academy building on Industry Road as, according to the library board […]

Jared and Abigail Davenport, Cameron Dean

Lighting Up the Sky to Help the Humane Society

June 28, 2016

The Fourth of July will be bright for both residents of the county and pets at the Anderson Humane Society.  The Southern Boom Fireworks tent in front of Ace Hardware has been donating large portions of their sales to different charitable organizations for four years. Last year, they donated a considerable amount to the humane […]

From left, AC-UW Board Member Chris Thompson, LC Board Members Donna Drury, Marilyn Proctor, and Bobby Proctor, LC Member Linda Young, LC Director Bryan Proctor

LIGHT Center Receives Major Grant to Help More People

June 27, 2016

Helping those in need has gotten a helping hand for a charitable organization here in Lawrenceburg.  The LIGHT Center has recently received a $5000 grant from the United Way of the Bluegrass to help provide emergency shelter for displaced people in need of escaping abusive or dangerous residential situations as well as provide temporary housing […]

ACMS Archer Henry Thompson Wins Big

June 26, 2016

The world renown Anderson County Middle School Archery Team was in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, this weekend competing in the NASP World Archery Tournament.  One archer in particular stood out and took a number of awards. Henry Thompson came out on top winning the NASP IBO 3D Overall Top Shooter with a score of 297.  […]

Cheryl Steenerson, Donna Callahan, Judge Executive Orbrey Gritton, and Karen Tucker

Humane Society Breaks Ground on Memorial Garden

June 26, 2016

The Anderson Humane Society broke ground today on a new project that will not only help memorialize lost pets but also help seniors with pets find temporary foster care during extended hospital stays and more. The society will be installing a memorial garden full of perennial flowers and custom made bricks so that pet owners […]