Wayne County Outlook

Posted December 23, 2014 at 2:25 pm

“It’s like joining a club, paying your dues and not being able to use all of the facilities,” said District Three Magistrate Dale Vaughn, as he urged the fiscal court to join the City of Monticello in an effort to persuade South Kentucky RECC officials to build a community room at their local office.

During a meeting held Thursday, December 11, fiscal court agreed to write a letter–the second they will have drafted in the last couple of months–requesting that South Kentucky RECC CEO Allen Anderson and other officials with the electric cooperative follow through with pledges that were made to local residents in 2007, just after voters approved South Kentucky RECC’s purchase of the Monticello Electric Plant Board.

The fiscal court’s decision mirrored one made by Monticello City Council on December 9, when Councilman Alvin Sexton cited

Read Full Story…

    Cumberland County News

    Posted December 23, 2014 at 2:24 pm

    The Burkesville City Council held a special call meeting December 9.

    The purpose of the meeting was the first reading of the Occupational License Tax Ordinance 2014-15, which will raise the occupational tax from one percent to two percent. Mayor Keith Riddle

    Read Full Story…

    Times Journal

    Posted December 23, 2014 at 2:24 pm

    It’s been said that one of the true meanings of Christmas is in the giving, while one may have given a life for all, we can carry on the heart of that meaning through selfless giving to others.

    The children of Salem

    Read Full Story…

    Overton County News

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 3:58 pm

    Overton County Legislative Body soundly rejected the County Powers Act during the regular meeting held Monday, November 10.

    A public hearing was held at 5:30 p.m. to give residents an opportunity to comment on the act, which, pursuant to T.C.A. 5-1-118, would

    Read Full Story…

    Times Journal

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    Local resident David McGowan had a bone to pick with the Russell County Fiscal Court at the monthly meeting on Monday, November 10.

    McGowan, owner of properties located around the area where A & S Protein, the animal rendering plant which was

    Read Full Story…

    The Herald News

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    The only item of note on last week’s fiscal court agenda was the bid on the NOAA Weather Radios.

    As part of the May 2010 flood disaster relief program, the county was approved for a FEMA Weather Radio Initiative grant in the

    Read Full Story…

    Times Journal

    Posted November 5, 2014 at 3:55 pm

    Department of Local Government (DLG) Commissioner Tony Wilder joined Russell County Judge/Executive Gary Robertson on Monday, October 27, to announce $1 million in support of economic development and job growth in Russell County.

    The $1 million Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) will

    Read Full Story…

What's happening