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  • Burglars pose as electric company employees

    Spencer County Sheriff Buddy Stump spoke with the Spencer Magnet Friday afternoon to alert citizens in Spencer County to two suspected burglars who have been posing as electric company personnel to gain access to victim’s homes.
    According to Stump, the two suspects went to a home on Townhill Road and a home on Bloomfield Road posing as electric company employees Wednesday afternoon. The individuals are identified as a white female, approximately 30 years of age, with blond hair and a male, possibly Hispanic.

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  • Burglars pose as electric company personnel

    Spencer County Sheriff Buddy Stump spoke with the Spencer Magnet Friday afternoon to alert citizens in Spencer County to two suspected burglars who have been posing as electric company personnel to gain access to victim's homes.
    According to Stump the two suspects went to a home on Townhill Road and a home on Bloomfield Road posing as electric company employees Wednesday afternoon. The individuals are identified as a white female, approximately 30 years of age with blond hair and a male, possibly Hispanic.

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    by Ashley Wilkins

    Landmark News Service

  • What's Happening — Week of September 10

    Community Tree of Life
    Come sing in the Community Tree of Life. The Tree is made up of singers from several counties to sing about the “King of Glory.” Practices are held on Tuesday nights with performances on December 5 ,6 , and 7. There will be two performances per night. The cost is $10 to cover the cost the music. Joy Thompson, of Taylorsville, is the director along with Cody Libolt, of Louisville, as co-director. Tuesday night practices begin 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 115 W. Main St, in Taylorsville. For more information call 502-299-8543.

  • Spencer native makes every day count

     

    by Zach Morgan

  • City approves Ingram as Main St. manager

    The Taylorsville City Commission approved appointing Commissioner Beverly Ingram to temporarily fill the position of Main Street manager upon the resignation of Annette King and approved hiring Kenneth Stewart to fill the recently created major position with the Taylorsville Police Department last Tuesday during the commission’s regularly scheduled meeting.

  • Road department to remove campaign signs

    Spencer County Fiscal Court Judge Executive Bill Karrer issued an order effective September 17, which authorizes and directs the Spencer County Road Department to remove any and all objects, signs, features, structures or other encroachments from county right-of-ways.
    Karrer said that the policy was instituted because the judge received complaints from adjoining property owners to right of ways regarding the placing of political signs. Karrer said that while he couldn’t do anything about state and city right of ways, he could do something about county right of ways.

  • Cheek faces hearing on campaign finance violations