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Public Records

  • April 2017 Property Transfers

    Robert and Joyce Clifton to Elizabeth Paige Clifton, two tracts of land in Owen.
    Jimmy and Joyce Browning to Jonathon Zach Waller, land in Owen and Grant counties.
    Elizabeth May and Charles Catron to West Lex LLC, land in Owen County, $95,000.
    Karen S. and David R. Creamer to David R. Creamer, lot 16, Perry Park Subdivision.
    John W. True, Vivian Darlene True and Mark R. Cobb Trustee to Mark R. Cobb Trustee, John W. True and Vivian Darlene True, Farm No. 1 and Farm No. 2, Wild Deer Lake Farms.

  • Looking Back | Dec. 21, 2016

    Dec. 21, 2011
    5 years ago
    Owen team honored for
    service

    When disaster strikes Owen County, the Owen County Emergency Management team has continuously been at the ready to assist citizens across the community.

  • Looking Back | Dec. 7

    Dec. 7, 2011
    5 years ago
    Memory of lost friend will help others live

    Saying goodbye to a friend hasn’t been easy for many Owen County High Scool students, but they are determined to keep her memory alive in all school activites.
    The Owen County High School National Honor Society, in partnerhisp with the Kentucky Blood Center, will hold its second blood drive of the school year Monday, in memory of senior Rebekah Gaines who died Oct. 16.

  • Livestock Market Report | Dec. 7, 2016

    Nov. 30, 2016

    Cattle Receipts: 815
    Last week: 418
    Last year: 879

    Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold $3-$6 higher, heifers $3-$6, some $6-$7 higher on a high demand, slaughter cows and bulls $2 lower.

    Feeders: 749
    Slaughter: 53
    Replacements: 13

  • Looking Back | Nov. 30, 2016

    Nov. 30, 2011
    5 years ago
    Court may shut down section of Old Sparta Road

    A portion of the Old Sparta Road could soon be closed indefinitely to traffic after the Owen County Fiscal Court voted to begin the process and hold a public hearing.
    Owen County Judge-executive Carolyn Keith said the portion of Old Sparta Road begins when driving down the hill into Sparta. Two doublewide trailers sit on a caving-in hillside, Keith said.
    There are no residents in the section being discussed.

  • Looking Back | Nov. 23, 2016

    Nov. 23, 2011
    5 years ago
    Cause to Celebrate

    Following a keynote address by Dr. James Henning at the 11th annual Owen County Chamber of Commerce dinner Monday, awards were given to outstanding business person of the year, outstanding business of the year and the latest addition the Owen County Retired Teacher’s Association Wall of Fame.

  • Looking Back | Nov. 16, 2016

    Nov. 15, 2011
    5 years ago
    Extension service helps guests get ready for the holidays

    It’s never too early to begin decking the halls for the holiday.
    The Owen County Extension Service hosted its annual Holiday Trimmings Workshop Nov. 10. The workshop is held the second Thursday of every November and has remained an Owen County holiday tradition since the mid-1980s.

  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing says ‘thank you’ as part of 30th anniversary

    By Rachel Volk
    Georgetown News-Graphic
    Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky pulled a Publisher’s Clearing House on several non-profits in Georgetown Thursday morning.
    As part of its 30th anniversary celebration, Toyota surprised The Gathering Place Mission, Georgetown-Scott County Immigrant Initiative and Scott County Habitat for Humanity with $10,000 each.

  • Livestock Market Report | Nov. 16, 2016

    Nov. 9, 2016

    Cattle Receipts: 554
    Last Week: 647
    Last Year: 889

    Feeders: 472
    Slaughter: 68
    Replacements: 14

    Compared to last week: All classes sold steady.
    Slaughter cows made up 11 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2 percent, and feeders 84 percent replacements 3 percent. The feeder supply included 29 percent steers, 33 percent heifers, and 38 percent bulls. Near 41 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

  • Looking Back | Nov. 9, 2016

    Nov. 9, 2011
    5 years ago
    Veterans to storm OCHS again

    For four years, Owen County High School students have gone above and beyond when it comes to honoring veterans-sticking with the motto “It’s their day.”
    The annual Veterans Day lunch and assembly began four years ago when then-sophomore Mary Kennedy began her senior year; Kennedy turned the reigns over to current OCHS senior Mattie Cook.