ASAP Board of Anderson County Brings Early Christmas Gift

December 26, 2017

Christmas came early in Lawrenceburg on December 20th with a gift of saving lives being given to local first responders and law enforcement officials in Anderson County. One hundred and twenty units of Naloxone/Narcan medicine that helps people overdosing on drugs was donated by the ASAP Board of Anderson County to city police, Sheriff’s office, […]

Lawrenceburg Police Chief Atkins Announces Retirement

October 10, 2017

Lawrenceburg Police Chief Chris Atkins announced his retirement from the force last night during the Lawrenceburg City Council meeting. Chief Atkins explained that he will be retiring at the end of the month.  While addressing the council, he said, “I just want to say thank you to all of you…for making it so easy and […]

Local Officials Sign Proclamation to Help Combat Youth Drug Abuse

October 2, 2017

Through their continual local work, the Saving Our Students Youth Coalition of Anderson County has partnered with local officials to help sign a proclamation to encourage all citizens to be aware of teen medicine abuse, to talk to teenagers about the dangers from medicine abuse, and to safeguard home medicine cabinets as part of National […]

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 […]


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 […]