Community Education Center Presents Legendary UK Coach Adolph Rupp in Chautauqua

October 18, 2017

University of Kentucky basketball fans will be in for a great October surprise here in Anderson County as the Anderson Community Education Center sponsors a Kentucky Chautauqua presentation on legendary coach, Adolph Rupp. On Tuesday evening, October 24, 2017, the Kentucky Humanities Council will provide community residents with an opportunity to spend some quality time […]

1st through 5th graders: Johnny Whitnel, Kelsey Scott, Alex Steele, Jackson White, Olivia Campbell

Students Gather 11,000 Coins to Help Humane Society

October 6, 2017

Students at Emma B Ward Elementary learned financial wellness while helping orphaned animals as part of a program sponsored by Commonwealth Credit Union. According to Delanie Gamary from the school’s culture and climate committee, students from all five grades at the school collected coins from home and elsewhere and placed them in piggy banks provided […]

Sherry Noon and Jacque Zeller

Jacque Zeller Retires from Community Education Center, New Director Announced

October 3, 2017

Long time educator and community volunteer/organizer, Jacque Zeller, officially retired last week from being the director of the Anderson Community Education Center. Jacque has been with Anderson County Schools for 18 years and has been working with the public for 50 years.  While heading the ACE Center, she has helped countless residents and young adults […]

Run and Show Off Your Dog to Help Humane Society

September 28, 2017

Take your dog for a walk and show him or her off next Saturday for the Anderson Humane Society’s Mutt Strut 5K and Healthy People/Healthy Pets Fair and Dog Show. The race and dog show event will features lots of wagging tails at the Anderson County park where dogs and their owners will get a […]

2017 Anderson County Burgoo Festival was a Big Hit

September 25, 2017

Although it was a warm weekend, thousands of residents and visitors alike descended on Main Street and the surrounding area for the 2017 Anderson County Burgoo Festival.  There was lots of fun, food, games, and shopping for everyone.  There was even a handmade quilt show at the First Presbyterian Church. The festival featured a number […]

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 […]

Dr Davis and Superintendent Mitchell

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 […]