August 28, 2014

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Coleman announces his campaign for county judge executive Print E-mail


Andrew Coleman, a Pendleton County native, is announcing his campaign for county judge executive. Coleman, 47, a democrat, is a social studies teacher at Pendleton County High School.  This is his first campaign for an elected office.

Harris announces candidacy for sheriff Print E-mail


Hi, my name is William D. Harris and I am announcing my candidacy for Pendleton County Sheriff.

Republican Deb Sheldon files to follow Katie Stine in State Senate Print E-mail

Republican Deb Sheldon (left) has filed her paperwork with the Kentucky Secretary of State and will enter the Republican primary. She is running for the State Senate.

Race pits lifelong Republican and Army veteran against trial attorney

Lifelong Republican Deb Sheldon filed paperwork with the Kentucky Secretary of State on January 28 to formally enter the Republican primary to follow retiring State Senate Pro Temp Katie Stine.

Kentucky Labor Cabinet warns employers of increased risk of carbon monoxide poisoning Print E-mail

Wintry weather and extremely cold temperatures mean an increased chance of cases involving carbon monoxide poisoning in the workplace. When fuel-burning equipment or tools are used in buildings or in semi-enclosed spaces without ventilation, workers can become ill or die from carbon monoxide poisoning.

“Carbon monoxide is so dangerous because it doesn’t have an odor or a taste,” said Kentucky Labor Cabinet Secretary Larry Roberts. “It becomes an increased hazard when workplaces start shutting windows and doors to keep out the cold weather.”

Medical Directory 2014 Print E-mail

Faulkner announces candidacy for Pendleton County Judge Executive Print E-mail


A great American once said, “Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.” It is with this leadership philosophy that I, Lee R. Faulkner, Jr., announce my candidacy for Pendleton County Judge Executive. As a lifelong resident of Pendleton County I have dedicated my life to the betterment of the community.

Hart announces candidacy for State Representative, 78th House District Print E-mail

Falmouth Mayor Mark Hart announced his candidacy for State Representative, 78th House District on January 21. Pictured from left: Mark Hart and Senate President Pro Temp Katie Stine.

Mark Hart of Falmouth, Ky., filed his candidacy papers seeking election to the 78th District House Seat on January 21 at the Secretary of State’s office in Frankfort, Ky. Mr. Hart was accompanied by Chairman Billy Matthews, Pendleton County Republican Party and Vice-Chairman Sam Pierce, Harrison County Republican Party, who respectfully signed his application to run for this office.

Legislative perspective on Kentucky General Assembly Print E-mail

Every so often during a legislative session, the Kentucky House of Representatives will take a moment to pay tribute to a select group of people who are doing their part to move Kentucky forward.

With that in mind, I was proud to sponsor a resolution last week that recognized our charitable food banks, which were also honored during a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda.

Sen. Katie Stine reviews Kentucky congressional week Print E-mail

The 2014 Regular Session is now in full swing and job creation, education, health and safety issues and good government are among the priorities emerging. As a member of leadership I have been focused on making  committee assignments for proposed legislation to ensure that each issue is addressed by the committee of corresponding jurisdiction. Committee meetings are taking place each morning and then the full Senate meets each afternoon. In between, I continued meeting with constituents and stake holders regarding a myriad of issues. I have been especially focused on the rising rate of heroin addiction, overdose deaths, and other drug related crimes in our community.

Pendleton Fiscal Court meeting agenda Print E-mail

Pendleton County Fiscal Court meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m., January 28, 2014. Tentative agenda will go as follows: Call to order, prayer, pledge, approval of agenda, approval of minutes, presentation of treasure's report, District six Rural Secondary Presentation, Justice Center salt (Cameron Courtney), approve part-time Animal Control Officer, sheriff's closeout and excess fees, HRA letter to all county employees, update on Catawba Bridge, first reading of the Amending Horse Ordinance 841.1, transfers, pay bills, closing remarks by Judge Bertram/magistrates and adjourn.



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