Today's News

  • Spencer County Bears


  • Final Four Dreams..


    by ASHLEY WILKINS/Landmark News Services

  • Jesus: Servant of God

    When Jesus came to this earth it was not for glory or to be glorified. I am sure it was not glorious for Jesus to be born of a peasant Jewish girl, instead of a queen. I am sure it was not glorious for Jesus to be born in a stable full of animals, instead of a palace. Jesus came not to be glorified, but to serve.

  • Sign up now for girls hoops camp

    The Spencer County Lady Bears Basketball Team will host a Youth Basketball Camp on June 8-11 for girls from Kindergarten through 8th grade.
    The camp will be held at the high school from 8:30 a.m. until noon.
    The camp will be $50, (which includes a T-shirt) and if you register by June 1, you can save $10 on registration. There are also family discounts for siblings.
    If you are interested in sending a girl to camp, contact Coach Brandy Scott at 502-558-9646 or email her at brandy.scott@spencer.kyschools.us.

  • Crappie tournament for Kosairs reslated for May

    The Mt. Washington FOP Lodge #82 will sponsor the Fishing for Kosair Kids Crappie Tournament at Taylorsville Lake next month.
    Originally set for April, flooding has pushed the date back to May 16 from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. The entry fee is $50, with the first place prize of $500 based on a minimum of 50 boats. There will also be a cookout and raffle after the tournament. Check-in will be at the Possum Ridge Boat Ramp.

  • Lady Bears even record with 15-13 victory
  • Community needs to rally behind kids

    Baseball players can be a superstitious lot. For instance, when teams are down late in the game, there’s a tradition of guys in the losing dugout turning their hats inside out. It’s called a rally cap and its roots trace back to the Detroit Tigers of the 1940s.
    Right now, there’s a group of young ballplayers in Spencer County who need an entire community to don their rally caps and come to their aid after the devastating floods destroyed playing fields and equipment at Ray Jewell and Waterford parks.



  • AGRICULTURE - 4-H Teen Summit


    The 4-H Teen Summit provides young people with essential leadership skills that can help them mature into successful, community minded adults. The Teen Summit is a middle school age 4-H leadership conference and 4-H Teen Conference is a high school age leadership conference. Please contact Mollie Tichenor at 477-2217 if you are interested in learning more about these programs or other opportunities through 4-H.

  • AGRICULTURE - Setting out your own strawberry patch

    Spring planting of strawberries is recommended for Kentuckiana, as early as March. The key to a good crop is to plant them in the right spot and to choose the right variety… and this is where it can be a little confusing.