Director Tammy Moore, Assistant Director Sandy Ritchie

Great Daycares: Anderson County Head Start

May 24, 2017

The old saying “What goes around comes around” is true in Anderson County Head Start, a child development program that provides education, health services, parental involvement, and social services to eligible preschool children in the community. The current Head Start Program director, Tammy Moore, was a preschool student in Head Start 43 years ago.  Tammy […]

Payton Serafini and Donna Crain Drury

Drug Prevention Youth Group Receives Second Large Grant

May 21, 2017

The Anderson County High School youth coalition to prevent drug and substance abuse has been awarded a second large grant to pursue their ongoing efforts. On April 19, the Saving Our Students Youth Coalition was notified of its grant award by Tara McGuire, Kentucky Youth Empowerment System representative from Bluegrass Prevention Center in Lexington.  The […]

ACHS Football Field to be Revitalized

May 19, 2017

The Anderson County High School football field will soon see a complete revitalization after the Anderson County School Board approved a request by Coach Mark Peach to fix the field. Presenting to the board during this past month’s board meeting, Coach Peach described the reality of the bad state of the field.  He explained that […]

First Mayfest Carnival Promises Fun for Children of All Ages

May 16, 2017

There’s lots of fun and rides planned this Saturday for children of all ages at the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg. According to CAL principal, Sandra Bowman, the school will be hosting its first Mayfest Carnival on Saturday.  Developed by the Partners in Kingdom Education which is a group of parents and teachers at the school, […]

Julie Wise Case and Donna Crain Drury

Local Teacher Receives University of Kentucky Award

May 15, 2017

Julie Wise Case, teacher at Robert B. Turner Elementary School, was recently recognized by the University of Kentucky College of Education and received one of its Teacher Who Made a Difference awards for 2017. UK College of Education Dean, Mary John O’Hair, presented the award to Mrs. Case during a breakfast celebratory ceremony held April […]

Principal Sandra Bowman and Michelle Robinson

Great Daycares: Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg

May 12, 2017

As a way to help improve school readiness across the county, we have teamed up with the Anderson County Community Early Childhood Council to highlight all the great daycares for young children in the county.  The first in the series features the Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg: Parents with young children have a great Christian based […]

Dalton Lewis and Donna Crain Drury

Four Students Receive Thousands of Dollars Worth of Scholarships

May 11, 2017

Four Anderson County High School students graduating this spring were awarded thousands of dollars worth of scholarships by the Anderson County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy Board. The board awards four scholarships annually in the amount of $2,000 each under two separate categories,  Leadership and Inspiration Awards.  In each category, the scholarships are awarded to […]

Robert B Turner Archery Team

Archery, Academic Teams, More Recognized at School Board Meeting

May 10, 2017

On Monday evening, Superintendent Sheila Mitchell and the Anderson County School Board recognized many students, including those from academic and archery teams as well as the Anderson County High School Governor’s Scholars recipients and more. Both Robert B Turner and Emma B Ward Elementary academic teams were recognized for their many accomplishments in competition.  Turner’s […]

Teachers Given Ice Cream in Thanks by Students

May 9, 2017

Last week, teachers, administrators and staff at the Anderson County High School were shown much appreciation by the Key Club at the school with a surprise ice cream social that took place after school.  Approximately 60 teachers and other school personnel attended the social event. With assistance from the S.O.S. (Saving Our Students) Youth Coalition, […]