Helping Beautify Anderson County One Yard at Time

August 24, 2017

An Anderson County resident’s passion for gardening not only has helped beautify parts of Lawrenceburg but has also led her to create her own gardening business. Frances Cox grew up in a family of farmers in Marion County and has enjoyed growing plants and gardening for practically her whole life.  “If I can put something […]

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 […]

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 […]

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Joint Tourism Commission Hires Executive Director

July 18, 2017

The Lawrenceburg/Anderson County Joint Tourism Commission has hired its first full-time executive director. The commission is excited to announce that they have hired Kendall Clinton, formerly with the Dothan Eagle in Dothan, Alabama. Kendall has more than 21 years of journalism experience, having served as an editor and reporter for the newspaper. Over the years, […]

Patty Long, Melinda Shirley, Maddi Drury, and Maureen Bryant

Hairstylist Creates Local Spa

June 26, 2017

Lawrenceburg is now home to a spa as a long time hair stylist expands her business to include services that are normally only available in Lexington and Louisville. Maureen Bryant, owner of Mo’s Uppercuts, has been styling hair for 32 years.  Her business has continually increased, but she was only able to offer standard hair […]

City Council Approves Ordinance to Restrict Fireworks Use

June 15, 2017

The City of Lawrenceburg, during a specially called city council meeting tonight, passed the ordinance to restrict fireworks.  But it was not without controversy. The ordinance, which was read for the first time during Monday’s normal city council meeting, amended the original fireworks ordinance to restrict the times and dates when consumer fireworks can be […]

Caleb Waldridge, Noal Cotton, City Clerk Robbie Hume, Councilman George Geoghegan, Mayor Goodlett, Councilman Bobby Durr, Sam McKown, Monty Rhody, Cole Waldridge, Gavin Yates

City Celebrates Groundbreaking of Spray Park

June 14, 2017

The City of Lawrenceburg along with a few local children celebrated the official groundbreaking of the soon to be spray park in the Legion Park. After about a four year process, Mayor Goodlett explained that they were finally able to start construction this year and are expecting to open the park by either late fall […]

City Council Looks to Limit Fireworks Use

June 13, 2017

The City of Lawrenceburg has taken the first step to limit the times of when fireworks may be fired within the city limits after complaints from last year’s extended 4th of July fireworks usage. An amended fireworks ordinance was introduced to the city council last night after discussions about the fireworks issue from a previous […]