Local And Regional News

Beshear Vetoes Redistricting Plan

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Democratic governor has vetoed Republican-crafted legislation to redraw maps for congressional and state House districts. Gov. Andy Beshear accused the GOP-led legislature of political gerrymandering in his veto messages. Both […]

Breckinridge Circuit Court-Division 1

1/19/2022-Division 1 of Breckinridge Circuit Court with Judge Bruce Butler met Wednesday.   Chuggie Hudson, 34, pleaded guilty to 1st degree possession of heroin, 1st offense.  Sentencing was scheduled for February 16.   Jeffrey T. […]

Breckinridge Circuit Court-Division 2

1/19/2022-Division 2 of Breckinridge Circuit Court with Judge Kenneth H. Goff II met Wednesday.   James B. Martin, 44, pleaded not guilty to theft by deception/cold checks valued between $1,000 and $10,000, and being a […]

Irvington City Council-Special Called Meeting

1/19/2022—The Irvington City Council discussed garbage rates at a Special Called Meeting Wednesday evening.  Republic Services, which was awarded the contract last week, is charging the city $21.07 per month for in town residents.  Council […]

Highway Crews On Standby

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet in Elizabethtown has advised crews will be staying on beyond their regular shifts to treat roads throughout District 4 as winter precipitation moves in.  With rain on the front end, the […]

Breckinridge Fiscal Court

1/18/2022—Magistrates discussed a draft copy of a proposed solar ordinance at the regular meeting of Breckinridge Fiscal Court Tuesday morning.  They changed setback requirements to 500 feet from any residential structure, nursing home, church, or […]

Cloverport City Council

1/17/2022—Josh Bostrom was appointed Fire Chief of the Cloverport Fire Department at the regular meeting of the Cloverport City Council Monday evening.  Derrick Blair was appointed Assistant Chief.   In other business, the Council approved […]

King Birthday Observed On Monday

UNDATED (01/17/22) – Monday marks the national holiday of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Government offices and schools are closed today. Local observances include the annual caravan from the Third Street Church […]