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Winchester-based Peoples Exchange Bank is locally operated and community-minded, supporting the Food Bank’s mission with a major commitment to the fight against hunger in Central and Eastern Kentucky.

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Frankfort, KY (July 29, 2020) David Lyons, Chief Operations Officer for Lee County Schools, has been named the district level Administrator of the Year by Kentucky Association of School Administrators. He was presented the award at KASA's annual leadership institute in Lousiville.

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    During the special called Lee County Board of Education meeting on August 3, the Board established an updated school calendar. This calendar will have students start on August 24. The board stated that There is still a choice for parents of in-person classes or virtual classes, and most …

Congratulations Jacob Tinsley Addison and welcome to the City of Beattyville! Jacob was sworn in this morning by Mayor Scott Jackson as a new Police Officer for the Beattyville Police Department.

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Travis Adams- disorder. conduct. Larry Arvin- warrant. Chon Campbell- DUI, careless driving, no insurance. Samuel Campbell- violate prob. Bobby Combs- trafficking meth. Lindsey Conrad- DUI. Paul Crabtree- A.I. Jimmy Crank- A.I. David Fortner- theft of credit card, P.I., possession, unpaid su…

The weather is starting to move toward the wet side here in Lee County as the July mini-drought fades into memory and I’d love to talk about a community group focused on developing a strategic plan for the future of Lee County, but it is difficult to figure out the change we desire while we …