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AAA: Kentucky Gas Prices Drop Ahead of Thanksgiving

Gas prices in West Central Kentucky are four cents cheaper this week at $1.855, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.


Butler County, Thankful for Organ Donation

NOVEMBER 19, 2020 – As the holidays are approaching, communities are reminded of the season of giving. While family gatherings and gift exchanges may be from afar this year, organ transplant recipients and their families are incredibly thankful for the priceless gift of life.


Friends of Butler County Animals sign contract to operate county’s animal shelter

On November 1, Friends of Butler County Animals signed a contract with the Butler County Fiscal Court to run the county-owned animal shelter.  Ruby Fooks will keep her position as executive director and is president of the Friends of Butler County Animals Board.


Crossroads: Change in Rural America has arrived in Morgantown



Gov. Beshear implements new restrictions; schools, private businesses, home gatherings targeted

Gov. Andy Beshear

Leaders in the Kentucky General Assembly have released statements critical of the Governor’s actions - both on the substance of what he ordered and the process by which he reached the decision.


FISCAL COURT: Part-time dispatcher hired, full-time postion to be advertised; magistrates mull sheriff's budget

Butler County Fiscal Court met in regular session on Monday, November 9, at the courthouse. Judge-Executive Tim Flener and magistrates Stevie Givens, Kevin Phelps, Timmy Givens, and David Whittinghill were in attendance. Magistrate Dillon Bryant participated by phone due to sickness in his family.


A Christmas Lesson: Givens family seeks donations for Toys for Tots

From the time she was a little girl, Rachel Givens’ dad instilled in her that Christmas wasn't just about her. She now tries to teach her children this same lesson. Over the last 5 years, Rachel, her husband Jon, her daughter Caroline and her daughter Ellie,  once she came along, have made an effort to give to Toys for Tots.


Murray State University named Aspen Arnold as Outstanding Senior

Murray State University has named Jeff Payne and Aspen Arnold as the Outstanding Seniors recipients for fall 2020. Students recognized with this honor are known for their academic excellence and professionalism.

Aspen Arnold is a psychology major and sociology minor from Quality, Kentucky. 


State cases rising, county “Red,” courthouse closing, City Hall stays closed to public walk-ins school district moving to”Yellow”

The ongoing battle with COVID-19 continues across the nation but also in Kentucky and locally in Butler County.  


AAA: Fewer Americans Will Travel This Thanksgiving

Motorists advised to be cautious and prepared if they decide to travel



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