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 On October 13th 2020, the Lee County School Board held their regular monthly meeting. As pictured above, Zach Watterson and father Matt was present to be recognized by the board for his recent accomplishment of placing first in the Regional Golf Competition and twenty-fourth in State. 

  The eastbound lanes of the Mountain Parkway between exits 33 and 40 in Powell and Wolfe counties have reopened. Repairs to the sinkhole which developed near the Tunnel Ridge Road overpass at the county line have progressed to the point where one direction of travel has been restored, one d…

 Red River Economic Development (RRED), will hosted its fourth virtual town hall meeting on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. eastern time, during which a Regional Tourism Strategy for the Red River Gorge area was unveiled to the public. The planning process conducted for RRED by the…

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JACKSON, Ky.  – Drivers who use KY 587 (Farmers Ridge) in Lee County will need to find another route on Wednesday, Oct. 21. The road will be closed near milepoint 4.2 for replacement of a drainage pipe. This location is between Shady Lane and Lucians Lane.

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The Census Count will continue through the end of October! Kentucky's response rate is 68.1%, far from the complete count we need to secure our share of federal funding for critical needs like schools, infrastructure, health care, and more. You can help encourage others to respond through yo…