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  • Looking Back | April 26, 2017

    5 years ago |
    April 25, 2012
    Board agrees to maintain certification supplement

    Eight Owen County teachers will continue to receive a $500 supplement after the Owen County Board of Education voted to take it off the table as a potential cut.
    The eight teachers who receive the supplement are certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.
    Teachers can receive national board certification by passing assessments that are reviewed by specially trained educators outside the district.

  • Looking Back | April 5, 2017

    April 4, 2012
    5 years ago
    Georgia educator to lead Owen County High

    When the doors of Owen County High School open for the 2012-2013 school year students will be under new leadership.
    Duane Kline, who currently serves as director of operations for the Butts County School District in Georgia, was awarded the position out of a total of 12 applicants.

  • Owen District Court | April 5, 2017

    March 31, 2017

    Kelissa E. Hunter, 1974, fourth-degree assault, continued to April 7.
    David R. Rabourn, 1986, reckless driving, driving on a DUI suspended license, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, controlled substance prescription not in original container, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia, waive preliminary hearing, continued to May 2.
    Suzi M. Richey, 1997, fourth-degree assault, continued to April 7.

  • Looking Back | March 29, 2017

    March 28, 2012
    5 years ago
    Rolling out in style

    The Owen County Volunteer Fire Department has a new addition to its team that chief Robb Chaney said will better help protect the people and property of Owen County.
    The department unveiled its new fire truck, a 2011 International, March 22.
    Chaney said the truck committee met for four months, five nights and a week, in order to choose the truck they felt was best for their department.

  • Owen District Court | March 29, 2017

    March 24, 2017

    Cornelia Jump, 1984, flagrant non-support, preliminary hearing set for July 14.
    Eric S. Walters, 1978, second-degree fleeing or evading the police, pleaded guilty, 60 days to serve concurrent with state time.
    Owen Fiscal Court vs. Joshua Gibson, motion to require answer to interrogatories, no service, continued to April 21.
    Bowling Insurance Agency Inc. vs. James Lyons, motion for discovery and inspection continued from Feb. 24, continued to April 21.

  • Looking Back | March 22, 2017

    March 21, 2012
    5 years ago
    Students gather wisdom from members of the community

    Each eighth- and 10th-grade student in Owen County recently had the opportunity to meet with a member of the community in a statewide effort to better prepare students for post-graduation life.
    The effort, called Operation Preparation, was announced in August 2011 by Kentucky Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday.
    The week of college and career readiness advising was held March 12-16 and was not mandatory, but advised.

  • Scott Co. drug OD’s stand at 23 in 2017

    By Dan Adkins
    Georgetown News-Graphic
    Scott County is on pace to match or exceed the number of heroin and opioid overdoses recorded in 2016, figures compiled by the county’s ambulance service indicate.
    “We had three last weekend, one last Friday and two on Sunday,” said Brandon Remley, director of Georgetown-Scott County Emergency Medical Services.
    Remley said that from Jan. 1 through March 21, paramedics and EMTs responded to 23 overdose calls.

  • Owen District Court | March 22, 2017

    March 17, 2017

    Isaac Goematt, 1994, fourth-degree assault, continued to March 10.
    Katina Gordon, 1980, flagrant non-support, three counts of contempt of court, preliminary hearing set for March 10.

  • Looking Back | March 15, 2017

    March 14, 2012
    5 years ago
    Bowling tapped to lead Owen School Board

    The Owen County Board of Education has a new chairman following the resignation of Brian Young.
    Young announced his resignation to Owen County School District Superintendent David Raleigh and other board members Feb. 28. His resignation was immediately effective.
    In a meeting held March 12, board member Dr. Larry Johnson nominated Stuart Bowling for the board’s chairperson, citing Bowling’s seniority on the board as one reason for the nomination.

  • Owen Curcuit/District Court | March 15, 2017

    March 7, 2017

    Johnpatrick Garilao Ada, 1991, first-degree complicity narcotics, sentencing set for April 18.
    Justin W. Aylor, 1989, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, trafficking in marijuana, drug paraphernalia, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, no tail lamps, no brake lights, failure to notify address change to department of transportation, continued to April 4.