Home Bound Residents Helped to Senior Center Event through Compassion

August 22, 2017

Some of Anderson County’s home bound senior residents were able to get out for a day of fun and entertainment as part of an amazing bout of compassion. Through the Anderson County Senior Center, a number of home bound senior residents are helped every week to fulfill their basic needs.  According to Opal Phillips, volunteer […]

Best Eclipse Viewing Times and Safety Tips

August 20, 2017

After much anticipation, the 2017 total solar eclipse will be starting tomorrow afternoon for both us here in Anderson County and throughout the country. Even though we won’t see a total eclipse in Lawrenceburg, residents will experience almost total darkness.  According to NASA, the moon will cover 96% of sun above our skies here in […]

Library Board Decreases Tax Rate

August 17, 2017

Following the City of Lawrenceburg’s proposed tax rate decrease earlier in the week, the Anderson Public Library Board of Trustees voted to also lower their tax rates this past Tuesday during their monthly board meeting. Library director, Pam Marks, explained to the board that the compensating tax rate for the library was determined to be […]

City Looks to Decrease Tax Rate

August 15, 2017

The city of Lawrenceburg considered reducing taxes on personal property last night during their monthly city council meeting. According to the proposed ordinance, all taxes will remain the same except for the personal property tax which will go from $0.3075 per $100 of assessed value to $0.2355 per $100. Real property tax will remain at […]

ACHS Student Recognized for Winning Gold Medal at National FCCLA Event

August 15, 2017

An amazing Anderson County High School student was recognized last night at the Anderson County School board meeting for her hard work and dedication in bringing home a gold medal at the national 2017 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) National Leadership Conference. Hitting top scores at the regional and state competitions, Sophia […]

Local Author, Ann Gabhart, to Thrill Readers with New Historical Novel

August 13, 2017

One of Anderson County’s most well known authors, Ann Gabhart, will be soon releasing a brand new book filled with history, adventure, and life saving medicine as she takes readers back in time to Appalachia in the 1940’s. Ann, who has been writing since she was around 10 years old and has already published over […]

Bringing a Positive Message to Youth Through Martial Arts

August 10, 2017

Bringing a positive message of encouragement to the youth of Anderson County is something that Floyd Johnson and Julio Gallegos are passionate about as they open their new fitness center. Called the Foundation MMA and Fitness Center, the new gym on East Court Street is meant to be a beacon of hope.  Having a rough […]

Dancing on the Green this Friday

August 8, 2017

Those at the Lawrenceburg Green on Friday night will have a dancing good time as the band, Superfecta, takes the stage as part of the Lawrenceburg Summer Concert Series. According to band member, Jeff Schmidt, Superfecta started in Lexington back in 2007.  As a group of ambitious musicians, they wanted to create a top local […]

Lawrenceburg Rated 6th Safest City in State

August 7, 2017

Lawrenceburg has once again been rated in the top ten safest cities in the state. According to Safewise, a national home security and crime prevention center, Lawrenceburg was put at the 6th safest city in the state, up from 7th place from their previous ranking.  Flatwoods, Greenville, Independence, Fort Thomas, and Prospect rated safer. According […]