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Public Records

  • May Property Transfers

    Steven W. Aulbach and Karen M. Aulbach to Elizabeth A. Lowe and Jacob W. Riddle, land in Owen County, tract two, Ruby farm, $42,000.
    William H. Keiser and Alice R. Keiser to William H. Keiser Jr. Revocable Trust, Lots 318 and 319 and 320, Hide-A-Way Hills subdivision.
    Beechan K. Robbins to Michael W. Hobbs and Shawna Hammond Hobbes, three tracts of land in Owen County, $186,000.
    Edward Jr. Hunter to Charles W. jones and Kathy E. Jones, tract five, Jones land division, $25,000.

  • Owen District Court | June 2, 2017

    Owen District Court | June 2, 2017

    Aimee Walker Chandler, 1975, careless driving, failure to wear seat belts, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, failure to produce insurance card, no or expired Kentucky registration receipt, bonded out for June 9.
    Eddie W. Edwards, 1983, local county ordinance, contempt of court, bonded out.
    Brandy Wilhoite, 1982, flagrant non-support, six counts of contempt of court, pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing set for June 9.

  • Owen District Court | May 12, 2017

    May 12, 2017

  • 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 | May 3, 2017

    5 years ago
    May 2, 2012
    Domestic case lead to drug indictment

    A convicted felon was recently indicted on methamphetamine charges after Owen County Sheriff Zemer Hammond was called to his residence over a domestic dispute.
    The incident took place during the afternoon hours April 20 at 1675 Hwy. 35. While at the residence Hammond said Kentucky State Trooper Dave Roberts stopped to see if everything was OK.

  • Owen District Court | May 3, 2017

    April 28, 2017

    Joshua S. Bush, 1991, one headlight, operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, contempt of court, continued to May 12.
    Joshua S. Bush, 1991, theft by unlawful taking under $500, contempt of court, continued to May 12.
    Jacqueline J. Claypool, 1983, flagrant non-support, contempt of court, continued to May 12.
    Jacqueline J. Claypool, 1983, flagrant non-support, two counts of contempt of court, continued to May 12.

  • 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.