The regular monthly meeting of the Owsely County Board of Education started with the swearing in of two board members: Andra DeBord and Kim Campbell. County Judge Executive Zeke Little administered the Oath of Office for them. Then Fannie Couch nominated Joyce Campbell to serve as Chairperso…

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   The Daniel Boone National Forest has announced recreation fee waiver dates for 2023. President’s Day Weekend: February 18-20, 2023- Fees are waived at all Daniel Boone National Forest recreation areas, except concession-operated sites and reserve group-use areas. Day-use sites – no recrea…

Anderson, Jason DeWayne, 36, Booneville, Ky. Charge(s): Unauthorized use of motor vehicle - 1st offense; Leaving scene of accident – failure to render aid or assistance; Driving on DUI suspended license - 1stoffense. Arrested on 01/04/2023.


6, Booneville, Ky. Charge(s): 3 Counts of Serving warrant for Owsley County. Arrested on 1/14/2023.

Owsley County drew a bye in the opening round of the 14th region All A Classic last week and that moved them forward to the second round where Cordia awaited. The Owls traveled to Hindman to play Cordia in the old Hindman Yellowjackets gymnasium. Cordia’s gym is currently out of use due to a…

The All A Classic tournament was played last week and the Lady Owls made it to the championship game before falling to a red hot 3 point shooting Leslie County team.

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1847 Mexican and indigenous Pueblo warriors kill territorial governor Charles Bent (47), and 5 others in a revolt against new American rulers in 

RICHMOND, Ky. – After splitting the series against Bellarmine last week, EKU women's basketball (10-8, 3-2 ASUN) returns home for week three of ASUN Conference play to host Jacksonville on Thursday, Jan. 19 and North Florida on Saturday, Jan. 21 inside Baptist Health Arena.