LOCAL NEWS

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17th, 2017

THE TAYLOR COUNTY EXTENSION HOMEMAKERS BAKE SALE / BAZAAR WILL BE HELD SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18th, FROM 9 A.M. TO 2 P.M. EASTERN TIME AT THE TAYLOR COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE ON SOUTH COLUMBIA AVENUE IN CAMPBELLSVILLE. THERE WILL BE BREAKFAST FOODS, BEAN SOUP, CHILI, CORNBREAD, CAKES, PIES AND OTHER ITEMS. ALSO FEATURED WILL BE DECORATIONS, CRAFTS AND GIFTS FOR THE HOLIDAYS. DOOR PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN AS WELL. PICTURES WITH SANTA CLAUS WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 10 A.M. TO 12 NOON EASTERN TIME. PERSONS ATTENDING ARE ASKED TO PARK AND ENTER FROM THE REAR OF THE BUILDING. FOR MORE DETAILS PHONE 270-465-4511.

 

THE ADAIR COUNTY EXTENSION HOMEMAKERS WILL HAVE THEIR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18th, FROM 8 A.M. TO 1 P.M. CENTRAL TIME AT THE ADAIR COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE ON FAIRGROUNDS STREET IN COLUMBIA. HOMEMAKERS AND VENDORS WILL WILL BE OFFERING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS, GIFTS, HANDMADE CRAFTS AND HOMEMADE BAKED GOODS. FOR MORE INFORMATION PHONE 270-384-2317.

 

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING AN ARMED ROBBERY THAT TOOK PLACE EARLY THURSDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 16th, AT THE PARK CITY SHELL ON MAMMOTH CAVE PARKWAY IN PARK CITY. THE PERPETRATOR MADE OFF WITH AN UNDISCLOSED AMOUNT OF CASH. ANYONE WITH POSSIBLE INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AT 270-651-2771 OR AT THEIR ANONYMOUS TIP LINE, 270-646-8771.   

 

GREEN COUNTY FISCAL COURT MET IN REGULAR SESSION THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16th. COURT MEMBERS APPROVED THE FIRST READING OF THE GREEN COUNTY CLERK'S BUDGET FOR 2018, APPOINTED ADA MAE HANDY AND DEB ATWELL TO THREE YEAR TERMS ON THE GREEN COUNTY EXTENSION DISTRICT BOARD AND OFFICIALLY TOOK TUNNEL LANE INTO THE GREEN COUNTY ROAD SYSTEM. THE NEXT REGULAR MEETING OF GREEN COUNTY FISCAL COURT IS SET FOR THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21st, AT 9 A.M. CENTRAL TIME AT THE GREEN COUNTY COURTHOUSE ON WEST COURT STREET IN GREENSBURG. 

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16th, 2017

THE FOLLOWING HAVE FILED TO RUN FOR PUBLIC OFFICE IN 2018 IN GREEN COUNTY AND TAYLOR COUNTY.

GREEN COUNTY - CAROL RAY - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

GREEN COUNTY - JUSTIN DIAL - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - TOMMY PEPPER - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - DAVID "EARS" MILBY - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - CHRIS "PEANUT" WILSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - BILLY PATTERSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - JESSICA SHOFNER BAKER - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

GREEN COUNTY - ROBBIE BEARD - REPUBLICAN- SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - KENNETH THOMPSON - REPUBLICAN - SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - JASON RAY CHILDRESS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 1st DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JERRY RAY - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JOSH RIGGLE - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 3rd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JAMES W. ADKINS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 4th DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JOHN FRANK - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

GREEN COUNTY - ANDREW PARSON - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - TIM DARNELL - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - STEVE LEWIS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - TERRY AARON - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 4th DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - BRIAN FERGUSON - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY SURVEYOR

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE ROGERS - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

TAYLOR COUNTY - BARRY SMITH - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

TAYLOR COUNTY - MARK CARNEY - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE "HACK" MARCUM - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN NEWTON - DEMOCRAT - SHERIFF

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. BERTRAM - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY ATTORNEY

TAYLOR COUNTY - CHAD SHIVELY - DEMOCRAT - PROPERTY VALUATION ADMINISTRATOR

TAYLOR COUNTY - DANIEL T. COOK - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

TAYLOR COUNTY - SUSIE SKAGGS - DEMOCRAT - CIRCUIT COURT CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - TONY YOUNG - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - STEVEN SEIBECH - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - JAMES JONES - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. GAINES - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TOMMY CORBIN - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - ZUEL YARBERRY - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 4th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICHARD PHILLIPS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - STAN McKINNEY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - KENNETH ANDERSON - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - DAVID A. NUNERY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - JASON JEFFRIES - DEMOCRAT - CONSTABLE 4th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN McDONALD - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 5th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICK REYNOLDS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 6th DISTRICT

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15th, 2017

THE FOLLOWING HAVE FILED TO RUN FOR PUBLIC OFFICE IN 2018 IN GREEN COUNTY AND TAYLOR COUNTY.

GREEN COUNTY - CAROL RAY - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

GREEN COUNTY - JUSTIN DIAL - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - TOMMY PEPPER - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - DAVID "EARS" MILBY - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - CHRIS "PEANUT" WILSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - BILLY PATTERSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - JESSICA SHOFNER BAKER - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

GREEN COUNTY - ROBBIE BEARD - REPUBLICAN- SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - KENNETH THOMPSON - REPUBLICAN - SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - JERRY RAY - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JOHN FRANK - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

GREEN COUNTY - ANDREW PARSON - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - TIM DARNELL - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - STEVE LEWIS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE ROGERS - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICHARD PHILLIPS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - MARK CARNEY - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. GAINES - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TONY YOUNG - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ZUEL YARBERRY - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 4th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE "HACK" MARCUM - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN NEWTON - DEMOCRAT - SHERIFF

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICK REYNOLDS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - DANIEL T. COOK - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

TAYLOR COUNTY - STAN McKINNEY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. BERTRAM - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY ATTORNEY

TAYLOR COUNTY - CHAD SHIVELY - DEMOCRAT - PROPERTY VALUATION ADMINISTRATOR

TAYLOR COUNTY - BARRY SMITH - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE 

TAYLOR COUNTY - SUSIE SKAGGS - DEMOCRAT - CIRCUIT COURT CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - STEVEN SEIBECH - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN McDONALD - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 5th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TOMMY CORBIN - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - JAMES JONES - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - KENNETH ANDERSON - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - DAVID A. NUNERY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - JASON JEFFRIES - DEMOCRAT - CONSTABLE 4th DISTRICT

 

THE TAYLOR COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MET IN REGULAR SESSION TUESDAY NIGHT, NOIVEMBER 14TH. JEFF SPROWLES OF WISE, BUCKNER, SPROWLES AND ASSOCIATES WAS ON HAND TO PRESENT THE AUDIT REPORT FOR THE SCHOOL SYSTEM FOR THE 2016 - 2017 SCHOOL YEAR AND GAVE THE SCHOOL SYSTEM A CLEAN OPINION. ALSO, THE TAYLOR COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM CARDINAL ACADEMY WAS RECOGNIZED FOR WINNING THE "KENTUCKY IS MANUFACTURING 2017 STUDENT VIDEO CONTEST" IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL CATEGORY BY SUBMITTING A 3 MINUTE ANIMATED VIDEO ABOUT WHY MANUFACTURING IS SO GOOD IN THE STATE OF KENTUCKY. FOR THEIR EFFORTS, TAYLOR COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS RILEY COX AND TRACE HIGDON AND THEIR TEACHER, MANDY COX, WERE AWARDED 500 DOLLARS AND A "SERIES 3" APPLE WATCH COURTESY OF KENTUCKY'S TOUCHSTONE ENERGY COOPERATIVES.  

 

TAYLOR COUNTY FISCAL COURT MET IN REGULAR SESSION TUESDAY NIGHT, NOVEMBER 14th. MAGISTRATES HEARD THAT 1,430,416 DOLLARS IN OCCUPATIONAL TAXES HAD BEEN COLLECTED THROUGH THE END OF OCTOBER, FOUR MONTHS INTO THE 2017 - 2018 FISCAL YEAR, APPROVED THE AUDIT OF THE TAYLOR COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, APPROVED THE SECOND READING OF AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NON-EXCLUSIVE FRANCHISE TO USE PUBLIC RIGHT-OF-WAY IN THE COUNTY FOR OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF A TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM, APPROVED MAKING FINAL PAYMENT FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW TAYLOR COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT BUILDING AND APPROVED A RATE INCREASE FROM 250 TO 300 DOLLARS FOR USE OF THE BALL FIELDS AND COMMUNITY CENTER BUILDING AT VETERAN'S MEMORIAL PARK AND THE MEETING ROOM AT THE NEW TAYLOR COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT BUILDING.

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, 2017

AS OF THE END OF THE DAY TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, THE FOLLOWING HAD FILED TO RUN FOR PUBLIC OFFICE IN GREEN AND TAYLOR COUNTY IN 2018.

GREEN COUNTY - CAROL RAY - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

GREEN COUNTY - JUSTIN DIAL - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - TOMMY PEPPER - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - DAVID "EARS" MILBY - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - CHRIS "PEANUT" WILSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - BILLY PATTERSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - JESSICA SHOFNER BAKER - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

GREEN COUNTY - ROBBIE BEARD - REPUBLICAN- SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - KENNETH THOMPSON - REPUBLICAN - SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - JERRY RAY - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JOHN FRANK - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

GREEN COUNTY - ANDREW PARSON - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - TIM DARNELL - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - STEVE LEWIS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE ROGERS - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICHARD PHILLIPS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - MARK CARNEY - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. GAINES - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TONY YOUNG - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ZUEL YARBERRY - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 4th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE "HACK" MARCUM - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN NEWTON - DEMOCRAT - SHERIFF

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICK REYNOLDS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - DANIEL T. COOK - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

TAYLOR COUNTY - STAN McKINNEY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. BERTRAM - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY ATTORNEY

TAYLOR COUNTY - CHAD SHIVELY - DEMOCRAT - PROPERTY VALUATION ADMINISTRATOR

TAYLOR COUNTY - BARRY SMITH - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE 

TAYLOR COUNTY - SUSIE SKAGGS - DEMOCRAT - CIRCUIT COURT CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - STEVEN SEIBECH - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN McDONALD - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 5th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TOMMY CORBIN - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - JAMES JONES - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

 

A GREEN COUNTY WOMAN WAS ARRESTED MONDAY NIGHT, NOVEMBER 13th, IN GREEN COUNTY. ACCORDING TO THE GREEN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, 22 YEAR OLD SHELLBY MILBY OF GREENSBURG WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ARSON 3rd DEGREE AND RESISTING ARREST. SHE WAS LODGED IN THE TAYLOR COUNTY JAIL. 

 

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13th, 2017

AS OF THE END OF THE DAY MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13th, THE FOLLOWING HAD FILED TO RUN FOR PUBLIC OFFICE IN GREEN AND TAYLOR COUNTY IN 2018.

GREEN COUNTY - CAROL RAY - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

GREEN COUNTY - JUSTIN DIAL - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - TOMMY PEPPER - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - DAVID "EARS" MILBY - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - CHRIS "PEANUT" WILSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - BILLY PATTERSON - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

GREEN COUNTY - JESSICA SHOFNER BAKER - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

GREEN COUNTY - ROBBIE BEARD - REPUBLICAN- SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - KENNETH THOMPSON - REPUBLICAN - SHERIFF

GREEN COUNTY - JERRY RAY - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - JOHN FRANK - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

GREEN COUNTY - ANDREW PARSON - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 1st DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - TIM DARNELL - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

GREEN COUNTY - STEVE LEWIS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE ROGERS - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICHARD PHILLIPS - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - MARK CARNEY - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. GAINES - DEMOCRAT - MAGISTRATE 2nd DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TONY YOUNG - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ZUEL YARBERRY - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 4th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - EDDIE "HACK" MARCUM - REPUBLICAN - JAILER

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN NEWTON - DEMOCRAT - SHERIFF

TAYLOR COUNTY - RICK REYNOLDS - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 6th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - DANIEL T. COOK - REPUBLICAN - CORONER

TAYLOR COUNTY - STAN McKINNEY - NON PARTISAN - CAMPBELLSVILLE CITY COUNCIL

TAYLOR COUNTY - JOHN D. BERTRAM - DEMOCRAT - COUNTY ATTORNEY

TAYLOR COUNTY - CHAD SHIVELY - DEMOCRAT - PROPERTY VALUATION ADMINISTRATOR

TAYLOR COUNTY - BARRY SMITH - REPUBLICAN - COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE 

TAYLOR COUNTY - SUSIE SKAGGS - DEMOCRAT - CIRCUIT COURT CLERK

TAYLOR COUNTY - STEVEN SEIBECH - NON PARTISAN - MAYOR OF CAMPBELLSVILLE

TAYLOR COUNTY - ALLEN McDONALD - REPUBLICAN - CONSTABLE 5th DISTRICT

TAYLOR COUNTY - TOMMY CORBIN - REPUBLICAN - MAGISTRATE 3rd DISTRICT