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 […]

ACHS Dairy Judging Team Takes Third at State Fair, Recognized at School Board

September 13, 2017

Members of the Anderson County High School FFA were recognized on Monday night during the Anderson County School Board meeting for their great performance as part of the school’s dairy judging team. According to Superintendent Sheila Mitchell, students Catherine Brak, Mary Brak, Tyler Gardner and Timothy Perry, who are all sophomores, competed in the Kentucky […]

Fifth Graders Become Entrepreneurs at Lemonade Wars

September 6, 2017

Fifth graders at Emma B Ward Elementary got a chance to be their own entrepreneurs last week as they competed with each other to sell lemonade and more. Called the “Lemonade Wars,” the event was started three years ago as a way to encourage summer reading, creativity and business sense.  Tanya Blackhurst and Lisa Hudson […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hundreds of Families Helped by Family Fun Fest

July 31, 2017

Hundreds of families attended the 16th annual Family Fun Fest this past Thursday to help them kick start the upcoming school year. The program, which is sponsored by the Anderson County Family Resource and Youth Service Centers, brings together dozens of local organizations at the Anderson County Middle School to distribute free school supplies to […]

Shawna and Mary Ellen Stratton

Great Daycares: Little Acorns

July 31, 2017

Quality child care starts with passionate teachers and that’s something Little Acorns Daycare on Alton Station Road works to provide every day. Owned and operated by Shawna and Mary Ellen Stratton, Little Acorns strives to provide a very family oriented daycare.  According to Shawna, they work to make sure the children and parents know every […]

2016 Family Fun Fest

Family Fun Fest Announced

July 17, 2017

With August quickly approaching, the start of the new school year is just around the corner.  To help parents and students prepare, the Annual Family Fun Fest will be happening once again to distribute free backpacks and other school supplies. Every year, the program, which is sponsored by the Anderson County Family Resource and Youth […]

Shawna Stratton, Stephanie Alves, Clarre Prater

Great Daycares: Children’s Landing Day and Learning Center

July 3, 2017

Giving young children the best possible opportunities is something that Children’s Landing Day and Learning Center tries to do every day. Stephanie Alves, owner and director of the center, has been working in day care for over 24 years.  She has owned and operated Children’s Landing for the past 18 years. The facility, which is […]