Bernice Camidge, 54, returned home around lunch time to find the front of her family’s double wide on Ashlee Lane caved in. A tree that was a fixture in their front yard fell during the heavy thunderstorms slamming into the front of their home causing a great deal external damage.

Severe weather blew through Pendleton County early Friday afternoon and caused electric headaches for emergency crews, residents and Bluegrass and Owen County electric.

After battling a bout of brown water for Falmouth residents over a two-week period, Water and Wastewater Department Supervisor Andy Richie called Department of Environmental Protection Regional Office at Florence.

Kentucky has instituted  new immunization guidelines for students for the 2018-19 school year.

All K-12 students must show proof of receiving two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine and students 16 years or older need proof of receiving two doses of the Meningococcal vaccine to attend school.

As the school year starts, all certified staff working at PCHS, Sharp Middle School, and both elementary schools will be participating in a poverty simulation in preparation for the 2018-19 school year.  

Showing livestock and swine is popular past time that’s long been ingrained in the Pendleton County DNA pool. For McKenzie McCoy, 18, showing livestock has been a way for her to push herself. A way for her to challenge her own standards of success. By all accounts, McCoy has been very successful.

Martha Record

Martha Record of the Peach Grove area passed away Sunday June 10, 2018 at Highland Springs in Ft. Thomas, KY.
Arrangements are pending with Peoples Funeral Home.

Farmers Market open

Need an exciting summertime adventure? Drive down to Barnes Harware, between the times of 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., every Saturday, and discover an abundance of juicy and nutritous options.

Gregory Cole, 59

Gregory Cole, 59, of Lexington, passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at his home.
Born on April 22, 1959 in Cynthiana, he was a son of the late Alson Sr and Virgie Dickerson Cole.



Charles E. “Bud” Kottmyer Jr., 75, of Highland Heights, passed away July 10, 2018.

Surviving are his daughter, Marcella Fryman Moore.