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        I have some people who are so dear to me who are going through a terribly tough time. This road or path of life we travel has some pretty deep potholes, some so deep they bring us to a jarring halt. I’ve had a few of those. When my husband passed away I thought I had learned to put a…

In the immortal words of Gomer Pyle: “Surprise, Surprise, Surprise!” In a cowardly retreat from common sense and all judicial norms, the Republican led Senate Impeachment Committee disallowed the calling of any witnesses and evidentiary documents, leading to what will surely be the inevitabl…

The February City Council started off with Paul Nesbitt of Nesbitt Engineering reporting to the Beattyville City Council about the sewer lines being completed at the prison, and the City has, also, received funds to repair cracked sewer lines throughout the City.

 The Lee County Bobcats were unfortunately defeated by Jackson City with the final scores of 72-50 at last week’s game. The previously postponed game against Estill County will be played on Friday Feb. 14th at Estill. 

Friday dawned crisp and cold with a nice covering of snow.  What a beautiful day. Long before the sun rose, road crews were salting and scraping county and state roads. Before the weekend was over, temperatures were rising, fog and frost covered the area and the snow vanished followed by con…

       On Feb. 3rd 2020, Lee County Judge Executive Chuck Caudill and Mayor Scott Jackson signed a proclamation declaring the month of February as Black History Month in Lee County. Pictured with Caudill and Jackson is  retired teacher and LC school board member Avis Thompson. The signed pro…