http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Fiery crash kills 3 Perry Park residents http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/fiery-crash-kills-3-perry-park-residents <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7814_0.gif" alt="Kentucky State Police troopers and Owen County Coroner Mark Garnett, far right, observe the scene of a crash that claimed three lives near the 16000 block of Ky. 355 last week. " title="Kentucky State Police troopers and Owen County Coroner Mark Garnett, far right, observe the scene of a crash that claimed three lives near the 16000 block of Ky. 355 last week. " align="left" hspace="6" width="144" height="85" /><p> <strong>BY MOLLY HAINES and BRIAN RIDDLE</strong><br /> The News-Herald</p> A love everlasting http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/love-everlasting <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/wallaceandann.gif" alt="Wallace and Ann Bush, above, met as school-aged children at Pleasant Home in the 1940s. Sixty-five years of marriage, two children, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren later, the couple say they only continue to grow closer as the years pass by." title="Wallace and Ann Bush, above, met as school-aged children at Pleasant Home in the 1940s. Sixty-five years of marriage, two children, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren later, the couple say they only continue to grow closer as the years pass by." align="left" hspace="6" width="69" height="85" /><p> More than five decades have passed since a teenaged Wallace Bush began walking to the home of his future bride to sit a while on the front porch swing.<br /> The year was 1947, and although the couple has experienced numerous changes throughout their marriage, some things will always remain the same.<br /> &ldquo;He&rsquo;s told me I&rsquo;ve been the most influential person in his life,&rdquo; Ann Bush said.<br /> &ldquo;She&rsquo;s my favorite person, let&rsquo;s put it that way,&rdquo; Wallace responds.<br /> Severn bridge could reopen to traffic by March 1 http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/severn-bridge-could-reopen-traffic-march-1 <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2_ky355_severncreekbridge_2.gif" alt="Road closed signs are seen just before the entrance to the Severn Creek bridge on Ky. 355. The bridge has been closed since November after an unknown impact caused significant structural damage to the bridge. " title="Road closed signs are seen just before the entrance to the Severn Creek bridge on Ky. 355. The bridge has been closed since November after an unknown impact caused significant structural damage to the bridge. " align="left" hspace="6" width="115" height="85" /><p> Repairs to the Ky. 355 bridge over Severn Creek began Monday, and officials expect the bridge to open to traffic by March 1.<br /> The bridge closed Nov. 27, due to significant structural damage on several portions of the bridge caused by an unknown impact.<br /> At the library: Feb. 14-Feb. 21 http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/library-feb-14-feb-21 <p> <strong>Age Reversing Workout</strong><br /> &nbsp;<br /> Follow this workout video to engage every muscle in your body, liberate your joints and improve your overall health. Miranda Esmonde-White leads a classical stretch workout everyone will enjoy at 11 a.m., today.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> 13th annual CHD Awareness Walk will be March 10 http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/13th-annual-chd-awareness-walk-will-be-march-10 <p> <strong>BY KATIE COLUMBIA </strong><br /> Special to The News-Herald</p> KICKIN’ GRASS http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/kickin%E2%80%99-grass <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/screen_shot_2018-02-06_at_12.59.19_pm.png" alt="Internationally-known Bluegrass ensemble Doyle Lawson &amp; Quicksilver will bring their unique brand of Bluegrass music to Owen County High School next month. Lawson, above, is a member of the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame. " title="Internationally-known Bluegrass ensemble Doyle Lawson &amp; Quicksilver will bring their unique brand of Bluegrass music to Owen County High School next month. Lawson, above, is a member of the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame. " align="left" hspace="6" width="104" height="85" /><p> When the balance sheet for the Owen County Youth Soccer League (OCYSL) recently began looking grim, longtime board member Mike Haines sought a way to assist the league as well as draw outsiders to the community.<br /> An avid Bluegrass fan, Haines set his sights on a benefit concert series &mdash; Kickin&rsquo; Grass Concerts &mdash; which will bring multi-Grammy nominated Bluegrass ensemble Doyle Lawson &amp; Quicksilver to Owen County High School next month.<br /> Mayor: No truth to resignation rumor http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/mayor-no-truth-resignation-rumor <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/screen_shot_2018-02-06_at_12.59.29_pm.png" alt="David &quot;Milkweed&quot; Wotier" title="David &quot;Milkweed&quot; Wotier" align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> After rumors of his resignation began circulating last week, Owenton Mayor David &ldquo;Milkweed&rdquo; Wotier set the record straight once and for all.<br /> &ldquo;What I have said is I&rsquo;m not going to seek re-election, I don&rsquo;t know whether someone took that the wrong way &ndash; but my full intention is to fill out this term,&rdquo; Wotier said Sunday.<br /> ‘Service Above Self’ for some OCHS students http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/%E2%80%98service-above-self%E2%80%99-some-ochs-students <img src="http://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/screen_shot_2018-02-06_at_12.58.53_pm.png" alt="Owenton Rotary Club member and Owen County High School Principal Duane Kline, center, unveils the Interact Club banner to a group of students at OCHS while Owenton Rotary President Jeff Davis, right, look on. " title="Owenton Rotary Club member and Owen County High School Principal Duane Kline, center, unveils the Interact Club banner to a group of students at OCHS while Owenton Rotary President Jeff Davis, right, look on. " align="left" hspace="6" width="152" height="85" /><p> &ldquo;Service Above Self&rdquo; is a motto many Owenton Rotarians have learned well and now Owen County High School students are getting the same lesson with the creation of the Interact Club.<br /> Interact Club is an independent club based on the Rotary Club, which focuses on the motto of &ldquo;Service Above Self.&rdquo; While the Interact Club does focus on that same motto, it also includes a much more youth-focused mentality.<br />