August 28, 2014

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Six ways to beat allergies Print E-mail

From watery, itchy eyes to unbearable congestion, allergies can certainly ruin one’s day, or even the entire season. But, there’s no reason to remain indoors. Here are six allergy tips to get you outside this coming season.

Meyer seeks election as magistrate Print E-mail

Hello, my name is Stacie A. Meyer and I am a candidate for magistrate, District 3. I am a lifelong resident of Pendleton County and live on a small farm on Crooked Creek Road with my husband, Luke, and my son, Lincoln, who attends Southern Elementary.

Kentuckians rush to sign up for affordable health insurance Print E-mail

Sign ups for affordable health insurance are still going strong, with nearly 280,000 Kentuckians now enrolled through kynect as the March 31 deadline to purchase private health insurance approaches.

BBB latest scams and bad business Print E-mail
Change your batteries! Print E-mail

The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is reminding Kentuckians to change the batteries in each of your home’s smoke alarms.

Statewide salt supplies reaching critical levels Print E-mail

Nationwide salt shortage, winter storms diminish supply

Despite a lull in the winter storms that have pounded the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has advised its 12 highway districts to conserve salt supplies and focus on other conservation efforts in combating further snow and ice this season.

Legislative perspective on Kentucky General Assembly Print E-mail

Just as it is for college basketball, March is a busy time for the General Assembly, since this is the last full month of each year’s legislative session.

So far, several bills have already cleared both chambers and have been signed by Governor Beshear or soon will be.

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

On the Senate floor this week we passed various bills such as Senate Bill 105 which changes statutory language to allow newspaper deliverers to be contract employees, not employees of the newspapers. Newspaper carriers act as contractors as it stands, and this change allows the law to reflect what is in practice.

Pendleton County Fiscal Court meeting agenda Print E-mail

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

Tentative agenda will go as follows: Call to order, prayer, pledge, approval of agenda, approval of minutes, presentation of treasure's report, roads adopted for 2014 into County Road Maintenance System, approve Sheriff's Amended 2014 Budget, long-term recovery by-laws, first reading of Ordinance Creating Smoke Free County Buildings, approve mowing contract for PC Nature Preserve, Sheriff’s Transport Court Order, Flood Inundation Map DLG Agree Amendment, transfers, pay bills, closing remarks by Judge Bertram/magistrates and adjourn.


Designate a sober driver this St. Patrick’s Day Print E-mail

St. Patrick’s Day is March 17, and the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is reminding drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking.


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