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Today's News

  • What's Happening — Week of May 8

    May is Girl Power Month at the library
    May is Girl Power Month at the Spencer County Public Library. Beginning this Thursday, each Thursday this month at 6:30 is girls’ night out.
    Girls between the ages of 13 and 18 can join in with friends for activities and conversations.
    The event is sponsored by the The Center for Women and Families.

    Account set up to benefit Clifford Nation

  • Relay for Life team fundraising events - March 8 edition

    First Assembly of God Relay for Life team plans tournament
    The First Assembly of God, Lifesavers, Relay for Life team is hosting a men’s softball tournament on May 18. For more information, contact Sabe Oliver at 502-507-4497. All proceeds benefit Spencer County Relay for Life.

    Relay team to host fitness event May 18

  • Spencer High celebrates art at spring show

    Spencer County High School 2013 recently hosted its annual art show.  Pictured are some examples of the work.

  • Klaus wins Zoo ‘trashformation’ contest

    Ava Klaus, daughter of Berny and Brooke, recently won the Louisville Zoo’s Trashformation contest for her age group. Trashformation is a contest to use recyclable items to create a scene or habitat in honor of Earth Day. Ava’s bear in the woods was made with bottle tops, toilet paper rolls, bottles, gum wrappers, cardboard and paper grass. Mayor Greg Fisher presented Ava with a bundle of prizes. Her favorite was her new lunch box with compartments for her food. Ava is in Kindergarten at SCES. She is in Ms. Hutchins’ class.

  • PHOTOS: TES 'Greats'
  • Brown siblings graduate

    Mike and Kathy Brown of Taylorsville would like to announce the college graduation of their children, Alex and Katie Brown. Both children attended Spencer County schools.
    Alex is graduating from the University of Louisville this Saturday with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in computer information systems. Katie graduated May 4 from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree in aerospace engineering.

  • Bentley a U of L graduate

    Mr. and Mrs. Barry Bentley announce the graduation of their son, Joseph “Joey” Bentley, from the University of Louisville Speed School of Engineering on Saturday, May 11.
    Bentley will earn a Masters of Engineering degree with a major in civil engineering. He is a 2008 graduate from Spencer County High School and is employed as an engineer for the Metropolitan Sewer District.

  • BIRTH: Moores welcome Wyatt Timothy

    Eric and Emily Moore of Taylorsville welcomed their second child, Wyatt Timothy Moore, on March 10, 2013, at Norton Suburban Hospital.

  • COLUMN: Tell flies to moo-ve over

    Warmer weather brings more pest problems. Horn flies and face flies are key pests of cattle in Kentucky. Both species breed in fresh pasture manure piles, but present very different threats and management problems. Fortunately, there are a variety of fly control options.

  • COLUMN: Gardening columnist says don’t rush the summer vegetable garden

    I am heading to Boulder, Colo., for a Slow Money National Gathering Conference and, when writing this, the city is melting a record April snowfall; a warming trend occurs before my arrival, thank goodness. Our cold spring, met with a blizzard in my destination that is the one opportunity I have to get away for some continuing education this year, does not sit well.