http://www.spencermagnet.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Hundreds fill SCHS for toy show http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/hundreds-fill-schs-toy-show <img src="http://www.spencermagnet.com/sites/www.spencermagnet.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dustinchesser9th_joshgoodwin9th_loganmiller9th.jpg" alt="Spencer County High School 9th grade students Dustin Chesser, Josh Goodwin and Logan Miller stand behind the farmscape they built and designed. Farmscapes from several students filled the cafeteria and visitors to the annual Farm Toy Show voted for their favorites. See page A4 for more photos of the Farm Toy Show." title="Spencer County High School 9th grade students Dustin Chesser, Josh Goodwin and Logan Miller stand behind the farmscape they built and designed. Farmscapes from several students filled the cafeteria and visitors to the annual Farm Toy Show voted for their favorites. See page A4 for more photos of the Farm Toy Show." align="left" hspace="6" width="110" height="85" /> Ken Jones wins again in county attorney race http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/ken-jones-wins-again-county-attorney-race <p> Ken Jones won the case filed against him by Ruth Hollan last week in a decision issued by Spencer County Circuit Court Judge Charles Hickman.<br /> Hickman ruled that Jones is a resident of Spencer County according to the requirements of Section 100 of the constitution of the Commonwealth of Kentucky to hold the office of the Spencer County Attorney.<br /> Hickman entered his ruling Thursday morning, which consisted of 64 separate findings of fact, based upon testimony presented during a hearing held on Nov. 19, as well as the judge&rsquo;s conclusions based upon those facts.<br /> AG investigating whether attorney Jim Hodge voted illegally http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/ag-investigating-whether-attorney-jim-hodge-voted-illegally <p> Questions surround the voting status of attorney Jim Hodge with the Kentucky Attorney General&rsquo;s Office investigating whether Hodge may in fact have illegally voted this year from a non-existent address in Spencer County.<br /> Hodge is an attorney with the firm of Hodge, Singler &amp; Ritsert in Louisville and represents several area commissions including the Taylorsville/Spencer County Fire District, Mt. Eden Volunteer Fire District, Spencer County Levee, Flood Control and Drainage District No. 1 and the Spencer County Tourism Commission.<br /> Mt. Eden Fire Board opens bids for new department http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/mt-eden-fire-board-opens-bids-new-department <p> The Mt. Eden Fire Department Board of Trustees opened bids Monday night for the department&rsquo;s new fire station building to replace the building that burned down in August. The bid opening was not without dispute as two local builders called into question the process the department followed in the bidding process.<br /> Six bids were presented to the board Monday evening. The bids were:<br /> Blitz Builders $325,000.<br /> Walters Buildings $215,982.<br /> Hi-Point Roofing $338,600.<br /> Eagle Construction $369,669.<br /> Kehne Company $402,795.<br /> Program brings high school and elementary students together http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/program-brings-high-school-and-elementary-students-together <img src="http://www.spencermagnet.com/sites/www.spencermagnet.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tutor_12_17_14.jpg" alt="Emily Ingram, a senior at Spencer County High School, tutors Olivia Weekes and Keagen Goesman, kindergartners in Donna Lawson’s class at Spencer County Elementary School. Ingram participates in a new cooperative program between the schools and plans to study education at college." title="Emily Ingram, a senior at Spencer County High School, tutors Olivia Weekes and Keagen Goesman, kindergartners in Donna Lawson’s class at Spencer County Elementary School. Ingram participates in a new cooperative program between the schools and plans to study education at college." align="left" hspace="6" width="99" height="85" /><p> by Zach Morgan</p> Man arrested for road rage stabbing http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/man-arrested-road-rage-stabbing <p> by Zach Morgan</p> What's Happening — Week of December 17 http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/whats-happening-%E2%80%94-week-december-17 <p> Spencer Magnet Announces Christmas and New Year&rsquo;s Holiday Office Closings and Deadlines for Advertising and News submissions<br /> The advertising and news deadline for the December 24, 2014 issue will be Friday, Dec. 19, at 12 p.m. The deadline for the December 31 edition is Wednesday, Dec. 24, at 12:00 p.m.<br /> The Spencer Magnet office will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 25 and Friday, Dec. 26 for the Christmas holiday. The office will be closed on Thursday, January 1, 2015, for the New Year holiday.</p> PUBLIC RECORD: Property Transfers December 17 edition http://www.spencermagnet.com/content/public-record-property-transfers-december-17-edition <p> The following are property transfers collected from the Spencer County Clerk&rsquo;s office for September and October, 2014:</p> <p> October 1, 2014: Cesar Chavez Cruz of Mill Rd., Mt. Eden to Hermila C. Chavez of Mill Rd., Mt.Eden, lot 28 as shown in the plat of the Town of Mt. Eden in deed book G, page 314, in the Spencer County Clerk&rsquo;s office, $35,000.</p>