Public Records

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Looking Back | March 8, 2017

    March 7, 2012
    5 years ago
    Owenton gets grant for police gear

    The city of Owenton was awarded $3,900 from the state Law Enforcement Protection Program to purchase body armor vests and duty weapons for its police department, Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear recently announced.
    Under LEPP, administered by the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security, appropriate agencies can seek financial help for certain defensive items essential in the course of their duties.

  • Owen District Court | March 3, 2017

    March 3, 2017
    William Hughes, 1976, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, first-degree wanton endangerment, reckless driving, first-degree criminal mischief, first-degree fleeing or evading the police, possession of an open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle, receiving stolen property under $10,000, speeding 26 mph over the limit, probable cause established, transferred to grand jury.
    Jeremiah Judd, 1978, flagrant non-support, continued to March 17.

  • February Property Transfers

    Joseph Bruce Williams Jr., Elizabeth Paige Clifton, Elizabeth Paige Williams to Robert and Joyce Clifton, Land on the East and West.
    Dorothy Ann and Wright Howard Goodrich Jr. to Timothy and Stacy Fain, Wild Deer Lake Lots & Farms, Farms #37 and #38, $159,900.
    Dorothy Ann and Wright Howard Goodrich Jr. to Timothy and Stacy Fain, Wild Deer Lake Lots & Farms, Farm #36.
    Everett and Kay M. Hawkins to Linda Hawkins Twyman, Four tracts of land.
    Linda Hawkins and Miley W. Twyman to Everett and Kay M. Hawkins, 5 tracts of Land in Owen County.

  • Looking Back | March 1, 2017

    Feb. 29, 2012
    5 years ago
    New Owen County library building taking shape

    People driving down Hwy 22 East can now catch a glimpse of the beginning stages of the new Owen County Public Library.
    Owen County Public Library Director Jennifer Nippert said construction recently began on the facilities interior walls and workers will be completing the roof as soon as possible.