August 23, 2014

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The BBB warns of latest scams and bad business Print E-mail
Sen. Stine urging for action on Senate Bill 5 Print E-mail

Aside from the normal course of business in the Senate, I was honored this week with a legislative award from the Real Estate Appraisers of Kentucky and also the Kentucky Association of Realtors who presented me with the Jess and Carolyn Kinman Award. I appreciate both of these honors.

Spring forest fire hazard season is underway Print E-mail

John Steele files for re-election for PVA Print E-mail


John Steele has filed for re-election to the Office of The Property Valuation Administrator for Pendleton County. John has been serving as Pendleton County Property Valuation Administer since February 2000. He has worked intensely to improve and develop many aspects of the Pendleton County PVA office. Some of the major improvements over the years include the modernization of the county office.

Paul announces candidacy for re-election Print E-mail


I would like to take this opportunity to announce my candidacy for re-election to the office of Circuit Judge, Family Court Division, 18th Judicial Circuit including Harrison, Nicholas, Pendleton and Robertson counties.  As some of you know I have been your Family Court Judge for a little more than five (5) years.  Family Court cases are Divorce, Custody, Domestic Violence, Abuse/neglect of children, Adoption and other related matters.

McKee recognized for his work by Ky. Non-Profit Network Print E-mail
Snowman on West Shelby St. Print E-mail

This photographer found another snowman on West Shelby Street next to Back Inn Time. Some children have been busy with all the snow fall we have accumulated. Photo by D. Dennie


Legislative perspective on Kentucky General Assembly Print E-mail

In the month of January, the House Agriculture and Small Business Committee that I chair devoted a lot of attention to the anticipated passage of the federal Farm Bill.  On Friday, that legislation completed its journey when the president signed it into law.

This five-year package gives us a comprehensive farm policy that will strengthen the safety net for farmers in Kentucky and across the nation as they work to continue giving us a safe and affordable food supply.

Book review of "Saving CeeCee Honeycutt" Print E-mail

Set in the early 1960’s, “Saving CeeCee Honeycutt,” by Beth Hoffman (of Newport, Ky.), introduces the reader to the world of a twelve-year-old caretaker for her psychotic mother.

PC Fiscal Court meeting agenda Print E-mail

Pendleton County Fiscal Court meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m., February 11, 2014.

Tentative agenda will go as follows: Call to order, prayer, pledge, approval of agenda, approval of minutes, presentation of treasure's report, planning commission request of fiscal court, request from Jim Thaxton and Kenna Knight, County Clerk's 2013 close out and turnover of excess fees, first reading of County Right-of-way Encroachment Ordinance, second reading of Starving Horse Ordinance Amendment, update on part-time Animal Control, Colvin's Bend Bridge update, Long Term Recovery Committee Draft by-laws, transfers, pay bills, closing remarks by Judge Bertram/magistrates and adjourn.



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