Fall Vendor Fair to Help Those in Need

September 21, 2017

As a kick off to the Fall and Holiday season, the LIGHT Center of Lawrenceburg will be hosting its third vendor fair, with proceeds going to help residents in need in the county. According to LIGHT Center director, Bryan Proctor, the upcoming Fall Craft and Vendor Fair will be the largest one yet.  He explained […]

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Event to Help Parents Catch Drug Abuse Among Teens

September 20, 2017

In their next phase to help prevent alcohol and drug abuse among Anderson County youth, the Saving Our Students Youth Coalition at the Anderson County High School will be hosting a special event to help show parents, guardians, and other adults the signs of drug use in a teen’s bedroom. Called “Hiding in Plain Sight,” […]

Hundreds Attend Hopestock

September 18, 2017

Hundreds gathered this past Saturday for a special event on the Lawrenceburg Green bringing hope and awareness for families suffering with drug addiction. Called Hopestock, the event was created by the Anderson County HEROES, which is a local drug addiction recovery and support group.  Paul Barrick, president of HEROES, explained that the event served to […]

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Anderson County Schools to Collect Supplies for Schools Affected by Hurricanes

September 14, 2017

Anderson County Schools and the Anderson County Education Association have partnered to lend a hand to the many schools that have been impacted by the destructive hurricanes, Harvey and Irma. According to ACEA president, Dr Anissa Penn Davis, the schools will be collecting donations for school supplies and general office supplies at every school location […]

National TV Show to Film at Burgoo and New Events

September 12, 2017

The Anderson County Burgoo Festival is just about here once again with some new activities as well as drawing the attraction from a national star and TV show. According to the new Lawrenceburg/Anderson County Joint Tourism Director Kendall Clinton at last night’s Lawrenceburg City Council Meeting, the city was recently contacted by representatives from the […]

County Park Turned into a Cub Scout Campsite

September 11, 2017

The Anderson County Park was turned into a bustling campground on Friday night as over 150 adults and children headed to the park for the annual kickoff of the Anderson County Cub Scouts. Cub master of pack 38, Travis Huber, explained that the pack holds an overnight camp out every year as a fun way […]

11 Year Old Creates Donation Drive to Help Hurricane Victims

September 6, 2017

An amazing Anderson County Middle School student took it upon himself to help victims in Texas from Hurricane Harvey with his own donation drive. Marcus Fields, only 11 years old, wanted to try to help the many suffering in Texas.  According to his mother, Angela Ervin Fields, Marcus wanted to go to Texas to help […]

Resident Follows Dream to Publish Children’s Books with Great Success

September 4, 2017

A new resident of Anderson County has followed her dream of writing and publishing faith based children’s books with great success. Living in Jeffersontown, Kristina Wolf Dreisbach was a preschool teacher at Christian Academy of Louisville for twelve years until she retired in 2012.  During her time as a teacher, she was inspired to write […]

Giving Back to Those That Helped in a Tragedy

September 3, 2017

Tragedy struck an Anderson County family eight years ago when their thirteen year old son lost his life, but through an amazing outpouring of support from his school, the family has continually given back to show their gratitude. Seth Carnahan was a great student at Anderson County Middle School, playing hard in the school’s football […]