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Today's News

  • Kids, adults walk way from crash uninjured

    A two-vehicle accident that involved a combined nine passengers and smashed the front end of one of the cars involved somehow resulted in no serious injuries Saturday morning.

  • Taylorsville woman pleads not guilty in meth case

    A Taylorsville woman facing charges related to a meth lab that produced a small explosion on Main Street last month was arraigned in Spencer District Court on Friday morning.
    Karen R. Cook, 39, of the 100 block of West Main Street, entered a not guilty plea to charges of manufacturing methamphetamine, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense (methamphetamine); buy/possessing drug paraphernalia; and unlawful possession of meth precursors, first offense.

  • No injuries in Plum Ridge Road crash Saturday

  • Basket guild to hold October retreat

    The Bluegrass Basket Guild October Retreat is being held at the Shelby County Extension Office, 1117 Frankfort Road in Shelbyville, Oct. 25-26. The event will include numerous basket workshops to teach differing techniques and skills.
    For additional information, contact Madonna Cash at  at 502-277-1817. Registration forms are also available at the Spencer County Cooperative Extension Service on Oak Tree Way off Ky. 44.

  • COLUMN: Foliar diseases enjoying the cool, wet summer

    The cool, wet weather for summer 2013 is certainly being enjoyed by all including those that are part of the fungi family. Gardeners wondered about the toadstools popping up in their lawns; others were confounded by the stinky, phallic-looking things poking through their mulch, a mushroom commonly called the stinkhorn; and the slimy orange globs on cedar trees got many thinking aliens had landed in their landscape.

  • BACK IN TIME: 10 years ago - July 9, 2003
  • Public Record: District Court July 5

    Judge Matthew Eckert heard the following cases in Spencer District Court on July 5, 2013:

    Traffic:
    Jonathan H. Nation (1979), operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, amended to no license in possession, guilty, $20 fine and court costs.

    Marc L. Hershey (1993), operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, amended to no license in possesion, guilty, $20 fine and court costs.

  • SAVVY SENIOR: Debt counseling programs can help seniors

    Dear Savvy Senior,
    What resources can you recommend to help seniors with financial problems? I hate to admit it, but I’ve fallen behind on my house payments and have accumulated quite a bit of credit card debt over the past few years. Where can we get help?
    Indebt At 70

    Dear Indebt,
    There are actually a number of free and low-cost resources available today that can help seniors who are struggling with credit card and/or mortgage debt. Here’s where you can turn to for help.

    Credit Counseling

  • COLUMN: It's not my fault!

    How easy it is for a child to project blame onto someone else when the parent knows, maybe has even visually witnessed, the child in the very act of wrongdoing. But, today’s column is not addressed to children, whatever age they may be, but to adult “children,” no matter what age they may be.
    Admitting you are wrong is not anything more than being human. That’s all.

  • Dairy delivers protein for active lifestyles