Today's News

  • Local library trustee attains state certification

    Natalie Cecil, a member of the Spencer County Public Library Board of Trustees, has completed the Kentucky Public Library Trustee Certification Program.
    The program is the first of its kind in the state and is available to all Kentucky public library trustees through the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. It was created to provide trustees with tools to help them fulfill their responsibilities to the libraries and their communities.

  • What's Happening

    Tea Party to meet Thursday
    The Spencer County Tea Party will meet Thursday at 7 p.m., at the Farm Bureau Insurance Building (next to Dairy Queen), 695 Taylorsville Rd.  A 30-minute documentary of up-to-date information on the Muslim Brotherhood and Shariah Law will be shown, followed by guest speaker Ed Holloway, former Kentucky state representative.
    The dangers of Shariah Law will be the topic of discussion.

  • Mount Eden Christian to host 'Journeymen'


    Mount Eden Christian Church will feature the “Journeymen” during its 11 a.m. service on Sunday.  The church is located at 12441 Mount Eden Road in Mount Eden. The community is invited to attend.

  • Holding up Jesus' name

  • The answers to life cannot be found in shortcuts

    More years ago than I care to remember, my wife and I were living in California and we took a trip to the Sequoia National Forest and then up to Yosemite.  Both of these are beautiful amazing places that I would recommend highly.  What I would not recommend is the route we took between the two.

  • Church Happenings

    Little Union Baptist to host VBS
    Little Union Baptist Church, located at 4620 Little Union Road, will host VBS through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for children ages kindergarten through age 12.
    Commencement exercises will be Sunday morning.

    ‘64 to Grayson’ to perform at Spencer Christian
    Spencer County’s Craig Cunningham and Laura Jones will perform live in their band “64 to Grayson” at Spencer Christian Church at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken.

  • BACK IN TIME: Churches band together for VBS parade in 1962


  • Trailblazers visit Churchill Downs

    The Spencer County 4-H Trailblazers Horse Club took a field trip to Churchill Downs on June 4. The group went to the Derby Museum, toured Churchill Downs, and the backside.  Shannon Bishop, club leader, organized the field trip. If you are 9-18 and interested in horses, please contact the Extension Office for more details at 477-2217.

  • Local student sells winning truck ticket

    Pictured from left are Hugo Shurr, truck winner Phillip Hardin, Ashley Montgomery and Rebecca Mobley of the Spencer County FFA, and Billy Ray Smith.

  • Locals compete at Ky. Junior Livestock Expo

    Dalton and Dillion Stallings, Spencer County 4-H members, competed earlier this month at Morehead State University in the Kentucky Junior Livestock Expo. Dalton (pictured) won Reserve Grand Champion market hog, and Grand Champion Kentucky Proud market hog. Dillion placed second in both of his classes with his two market hogs, and received first place Kentucky Proud with both of those pigs as well. Also pictured is Emily Hume, mentor.