Breckinridge Fiscal Court

5/23/2016—Magistrates approved the first reading of the 2016/17 budget ordinance at the regular meeting of Breckinridge Fiscal Court Monday afternoon.  The total budget is $8,839,305.66.  First District Magistrate James Henning made a motion to approve a 25 cent per hour pay increase for county employees, but the motion died for the lack of a second.  Judge Executive

Local Athletes Participate In Regional Special Olympics

(05/21/16)- Ten athletes from Breckinridge County competed in the Area 4 regional Special Olympics held recently in Louisville. This is the first time Breckinridge County has participated in the Special Olympics for several years.  

Five athletes claimed first place in thier respective competitions: they include: Samantha Carr in Shot Put, Madison Gedling in 50-meter walk and softball...


Cloverport Board of Education

5/19/2016—The Cloverport Board of Education approved the 2016/17 tentative budget at their regular meeting Thursday evening.  The total budget is $3,019,138.75.  In a related matter, the Board approved the transfer of $17,102 from capital funds to the general fund.  They also approved next year’s school accounts, which total $14,200.
Dan Drane,

Stith Wins State Senate Primary

(05/17/16)- Leslie J. Stith won the Democrat nomination in the 5th District State Senate Primary on Tuesday (05/17), defeating Ricky Alvey, 5,470 votes to Alvey's 4,990.


Primary Results From Breckinridge Country

(05/17/16) Here are the results of Tuesday (05/17)'s primary results in Breckinridge County.

Primary Election Day

()5/17/16)- Kentuckians head to polls today to cast primary votes in local, state and federal races today.

In Breckinridge County, Democrats will decide on presidential as well as U-S and state senate races, while Republicans have only the U-S Senate primary to vote: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders seeking the party’s nomination for the...