Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 1:03 pm (Updated: January 23, 12:26 pm)
They say that I am old. That is true; and yet I was not one of the first to gaze upon the land we know today as Owen County. It has been said that the McAfees were some of the first white men to explore the area in 1773.They made camp at the mouth of Mill Creek where present day Perry Park stands.
When other families arrived the forests were cleared, cabins were erected; and soon on every farm those like me settled on the land; and in doing so we took our place in the annals of history.
If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content!
Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription
If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Owenton News, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.
Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.
New Subscription/30 Day Free Trial Account
If you are new to the award winning Owenton News and wish to get a subscription or simply gain access to our online content then please enter your ZIP code below and continue to setup your account.
Create a limited access account. Register to participate in community forums, post on the community calendar, blog etc. This registration does not give you full access to read our award winning content, etc.
The Owenton News Herald | firstname.lastname@example.org | 502-484-3431 P.O. Box 219, 154 W. Bryan Street, Owenton, KY 40359 Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday