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In honor of National Suicide Awareness Week, September 8-14, 2019, Operation Parent is sharing the warning signs and resources for parents regarding teen suicide.

Jonah Lucas, Owner/Manager, has decided to make a very big investment in H&H Tires. This will help everyone. First, in the long run of his investment, H&H Tire will save hundreds of dollars. Second, it will save all his customers money. Third, this is a truly wonderful thing, it will…

The 10th Annual Hoedown in the Holler homegrown, country music festival to be held September 20 & 21 at Mandolin Farm will feature 4 great bands including “John Deere Green” & “Pickup Man” headliner Joe Diffie, plus an appearance by Donnie & Teresa, two of the stars on the Discov…

Fall is just around the corner and after some very warm weather, and many sunny days, the rain returned bringing cooler temperatures.  School is in full swing and the road department is starting to prepare for snow this winter.  

Lois Jean Dunaway Johnson, wife of Dallas Gale Johnson and the daughter of the late Elijah and Rosie Williams Dunaway was born in Lee County, Kentucky on July 8, 1946 and departed this life at her home in Beattyville, Kentucky on August 19, 2019 at the age of 73 years, 1 month, and 11 days. …

BRENDA SUE KINCAID ARNOLD, the widow and homemaker of Dudley Arnold, and the daughter of the late W. Prather and Ruby Maloney Kincaid, was born in Lee County, Kentucky on June 20, 1946 and departed this life in Hazard, Kentucky on August 20, 2019 at the age of 73 years and 2 months.

A CCDW class is scheduled for Sept. 7th at the Beattyville Christian Church.  The class will begin at 7:45am and will end between 3-3:45 pm.  The cost of the class is $80, with a $30deposit due by Aug. 26th.  Deposits should be sent to at 51 Bowles Subd. Rd. in Beattyville.  Those people tha…

  The Lee County Fiscal Court met in regular session on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 6 pm.  The meeting was called to order by Lee County Judge Executive Chuck Caudill.  After prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance, the court got down to business.  The roll was called with all present and then t…

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     Jon Allen, a former Beattyville City Councilman, has been hired as the new Emergency Management Director, replacing long time Director, Eugene Barrett, who had announced his impending retirement at the beginning of the summer. Allen, a native of Perry County, graduated from Hazard High …

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 The Terry Farrell Firefighter’s Fund (https://terryfund.org/about) selected the Beattyville Fire Department to receive a donation of a fire engine that they had recently purchased from a New York fire department who had purchased a brand new engine.  The chief of Beattyville VFD; Ben Andrew…