Scott County health officials are concerned as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has increased dramatically over the past two weeks.
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In just a few days, Ida West Lindner will join rare company. As of July 27, she will be part of the less than 1% of the U.S. population 100 years of age or older.
The long awaited Main Street paving project in the downtown area began July 7 and is now well under way. The $2 million state project includes about three miles of U.S. 460, beginning near Fat Kat’s pizza restaurant and ends at Paynes Depot Road. Portions of U.S. 62, Cynthiana Road and Georg…
A letter from Central Kentucky Landfill to Georgetown city officials accuses Scott County officials of engaging in a “well-funded” campaign of “rumors and misinformation.”
Representative Phillip Pratt and Senator Damon Thayer were recognized as 2021 Partners for Commonsense Justice during a ceremony at Georgetown Community Hospital on Thursday. The award “recognizes state legislators who went above and beyond in Frankfort to protect small businesses, healthcar…
If you think days in Georgetown are getting hotter, you may be right, according to analysis by the Climate Impact Lab conducted for The New York Times.
Georgetown took a step closer to privatizing its city garbage collection during its meeting Monday as deadlines regarding Central Kentucky Landfill loom.
Scott County’s revised Solid Waste Management Plan should have never been approved by the state’s Energy and Environmental Cabinet and should be rescinded pending a full review, states an opinion released last week by an environmental administration hearing officer.
Rick Palmer, with Scott County-Georgetown Emergency Management Agency (EMA), clashed with the fiscal court over a recently approved COVID-19 pandemic incentive at Friday morning’s meeting.
Scott County Schools hosted a meet and greet for Superintendent-Elect Billy Parker Thursday, July 8 at Elkhorn Crossing School for members of the community. Above, Parker and his wife, Lerin, who is a teacher at Western Elementary School, speak with Liz Yandell, principal of Western, and Apr…
Kentucky State Police Trooper Chris Johnson and his girlfriend, Stephanie Smith, were arrested following a domestic violence incident inside Smith's Georgetown apartment.
Scott County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man on charges for impersonating a police officer in Veterans Memorial Wildlife Management Area off Rogers Gap Road on Wednesday.
Walking into the lower level of the First Presbyterian Church next to the AMEN House, racks and racks of clothing fill the spaces as volunteers sort through the donations.
STAMPING GROUND — Josh Cook, chief of Stamping Ground Fire Department, recognized five members of the department for their efforts in a medical emergency at Tuesday night’s Stamping Ground City Commission meeting.
DUPONT, Ind. — A Georgetown man was killed in an attempted home invasion involving members of two motorcycle clubs in Jefferson County, Ind. last week, according to a news release from the Jefferson County Prosecutor’s Office.
The Scott County Kiwanis Club will host the Scott County/Georgetown Fourth of July Parade on July 3 at 11 a.m. in downtown Georgetown. The theme for the parade is “Celebrating Women’s Contributions to America”.
The former Royal Spring Middle School substitute teacher accused of raping a 15-year-old student pleaded not guilty and waived a formal arraignment in Scott County Circuit Court on Monday.
As expected, and despite concerns from its mayor and the Scott County Fiscal Court, the Lexington-Fayette Urban Council voted Thursday to support Central Kentucky landfill in its efforts to expand.
The sold-out crowd gave Lexington-based supergroup Exile multiple standing ovations while others danced nearby as the Troubadour’s Cardome Concert Series nears its end.