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The Locally Made Farmers Market has been approved to accept SNAP/EBT benefits to help get more healthy foods out into our community, and they were recently awarded the Kentucky Double Dollars! With double dollars they can match up to $12.00 in additional purchases of fresh produce with your …

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LISTERIA RECALL: Do not eat, serve, or sell recalled frozen, fully cooked chicken produced by Tyson Foods and sold under various brands. Products include fully cooked chicken strips, diced chicken, and pizzas made with fully cooked chicken. Listeria is particularly harmful to people who are …

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 The City of Beattyville’s current Sewer Rehabilitation Project aims to restore the degrading sanitary sewer network. To ensure that the sewer network is operating as intended, the contractor will usually have to dig up the old sewer lines and replace them.

 In observance of Independence Day, FEMA’s National Processing Service Centers (NPSCs) will be closed July 4 and 5. Operations will resume July 6.

   Drivers who use KY 52 in Lee County will need to find another route on Saturday, June 19. The road will be closed at milepoint 20.2 for replacement of a drainage pipe. This location is near Monica, just west of the KY 2017 intersection. Travel between Beattyville and Jackson will be impacted.

June 19th-20th:The Beattyville/Lee County Tourism Comission and the Owsley County Tourism Comission are partnering up for this overnight paddle event. Event price includes shuttle to the launch point, dinner that evening at the half way point, and primitive camping. It will be  25 mile paddl…

   Drivers who use the Nada Tunnel on KY 77 in the Red River Gorge in Powell County should expect delays on Tuesday, May 25, as an inspection has been scheduled for the tunnel.

     Edna Fraley Thomas celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends Saturday, May 8th at the Beattyville First Church of God with over 150 in attendance! She had family from 4 states to visit that day with a few she hadn’t  seen for several years. Edna would like to thank her famil…