On Thursday Morgantown Police Officer Denny Deweese and Chief Giles Taylor executed a search warrant on the residence of Lana M. Russ, 39, of Morgantown. When the officers attempted to serve the warrant Russ refused to answer the door, and was later found hiding in a closet in the residence.
Data from the KY Mesonet site near Woodbury tell that we had slightly over 10 inches of rain during the first two weeks of July. Many places in the county saw rain totals even higher. According to USGS data, the Green River at Woodbury crested at nearly 35 feet on July 10. USGS (United States
Beech Tree News provides courthouse statistics on a regular basis. Courthouse information provided in this article is a matter of public record. The following records are from the Butler County Clerk and Circuit Clerk’s offices and cover July 1-17th.Deeds:
United Way of Southern Kentucky announced today that Southern Kentucky 2-1-1 services are now available to the 10-county BRADD region.
A local option ("wet-dry") petition submitted for the city of Woodbury has been rejected due to its date of submission. The decision was reached last week after Butler County Judge-Executive David Fields received the petition from Butler County Clerk Sherry Johnson, whose office had r
Smith Funeral Home was recently recognized by the Kentucky Funeral Directors Association as being in service as a funeral home for 130 years. The recognition came during the 134th KFDA Annual Convention, held June 28-30 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville.
The City of Morgantown is in the process of applying for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) in order to secure the funds to remodel Morgantown City Hall. The project would include an addition of an elevator and handicap accessibility. On Thursday, July 14, at 5 p.m.
A new police chief will soon be on the job in Morgantown.
The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky celebrated their 134th Anniversary at the Annual Convention at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville on June 28-30, 2016. During this three-day meeting, 50, 70, 75, and 130 year-old firms were honored;
The Ingram Group expands with the opening of Big Rigs, LLC, a commercial truck and trailer repair shop.
"Our intention is to provide heavy truck and equipment repair for our local area farmers, truckers, and industry," said Eric Ingram.