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During a special called City Council meeting January 16, 2020 the city shared a detailed video about their finances. See it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzzcmZOF0VY

On March 7, 1965, 600 people gathered in Selma, Alabama, to march to Montgomery in support of voting rights for African Americans. 

Sexual abuse and sodomy involving a child charges have been dropped against a former youth softball coach because authorities cannot reach the witness or victim.


A procession was held from Tucker, Yokum and Wilson Funeral Home to Southland Christian Church Monday to prepare for visitation services for veteran Georgetown firefighter Johnnie Jacobs who passed away last Thursday. 

With a full chamber of citizens watching, the Scott County Fiscal Court unanimously approved a resolution affirming The U.S. Constitution’s Second Amendment rights of citizens to own firearms for traditional lawful purposes.

No one stepped up to challenge newly-appointed District 5 Magistrate Dwayne Ellison who is completing Bernard Palmer’s term on the Scott County Fiscal Court when filing concluded Friday afternoon. 


 Georgetown Community Hospital is ringing in 2020 with the year — and decade’s — first bundle of joy. 

‘Tis the season for giving and usually that means children are the ones receiving. But this year, Scott County Schools bus driver Carol Mayes is changing things up and offering her season’s gifts to the parents of the children she drives to school and back.