Kara, Gene, and Becky Wilhoit

Creating a Jewel on Main Street

August 31, 2016

Now one of the jewels on Main Street, the Trail Suites building, which also houses Bluegrass Sabor and Bourbon Barrel Boutique, was a labor of love and passion for Gene and Becky Wilhoit along with their daughter Kara.  The building, which was the old Klink’s Pharmacy just a few short years ago, has seen an […]

Ricky Spaulding is the second from right and Rex Richardson is on the far right.

Anderson County Residents Win at Kentucky Senior Games

August 30, 2016

The 2016 Kentucky State Senior Games continued this weekend with three Anderson County residents competing and two of them winning gold medals.  The games, which is hosted by the United Way of Franklin County, included tennis and disc golf competitions this weekend. Despite the intense heat this weekend, Anderson County resident Robert “Greg” Higgins with […]

Laura Guerrant

Helping Abused Children Across Anderson County and Beyond

August 30, 2016

Abused and neglected children are helped in Anderson and other counties by a group of passionate volunteers meant to give these children something permanent to hold on to as they enter the child welfare system.  CASA of the Bluegrass volunteers not only stay with a child until their case is finished but also help give […]

Donna Callahan and Mattie who graciously posed for the photo.

Humane Society Warns to Not Leave Pets in Hot Cars

August 30, 2016

With such warm temperatures we have been experiencing this summer, the Anderson County Humane Society wants to remind everyone to not leave pets in an unattended car, even for a short time.  Short heat exposures can lead to devastating brain injury or death of your beloved pet. According to the Animal Protection Institute, any outside […]

Ben, Jeriann, and Danilee Kallin

The Force Awakens at the Green

August 29, 2016

Although it was warm and there was the opening home football game at Anderson County High School, the movie night on the Lawrenceburg Green attracted a number of Star Wars fans to see the free showing of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Sponsored by the City of Lawrenceburg and Commonwealth Credit Union, a number of […]

Ashlee Sinkhorn and Kinsley Schuster

Helping Residents Find Jobs

August 29, 2016

Helping residents find quality jobs is something that Ashlee Sinkhorn, branch manager of both the Lawrenceburg and Danville Nesco offices, is passionate about.  Nesco represents a number of the factories and large employers here in the county and surrounding region to help find work for anyone that comes in their office. Located out on Hilltop […]

Meet Joe Milam, Our Soon to be New Sheriff

August 28, 2016

There will be a new sheriff in Lawrenceburg and his name is Joe Milam.  He has big shoes to fill with the retirement of Troy Young, but Joe is the man for the job.  His philosophy of life can be summed up in the words of his grandfather: “If people feel better after spending time […]

Selfless Acts of Neighborly Kindness

August 28, 2016

Drew Causey, Pastor of Worship and Discipleship at Hope Community Church, sent in this moving article on how his family, who lives in Louisiana, was helped so selflessly in the severe flooding and how we can bring that selfless action back here to Lawrenceburg: I have lived in Kentucky for ten years. In Lawrenceburg for […]

AC Extreme Softball 8U Team Finishes with 6 First Place Wins

August 27, 2016

The Anderson County Extreme Softball 8U team ended their 2016 summer season with great achievements.  The team, which was coached by Angel Baum, Prentice Bryant, Paul Thompson, Scott Osborne, and Kenny Barnett, ended the year with a first place win in Richmond, KY, totaling six first place trophies which included the NSA State Championship.  The […]