Greenwave roll past Lakers

The Stuart Pepper Middle School Greenwave basketball team took on the West Hardin Middle School Lakers on Nov. 7, at the Freshmen Academy gym. As the team looks forward to getting in their own brand-new gym, they held nothing back as they began the game showing their offensive power. The Greenwave jumped out on the…

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World Diabetes Day

Diabetes is a disease that affects millions of Americans. According to the Center for Disease Control’s National Diabetes Statistics Report for 2017, cases of diabetes have risen to an estimated 30.3 million, which is 9.4 percent of the U.S. population.

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Stull’s Christmas Open House

Stull’s Country Store in Andyville hosted their annual Christmas Open House on Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. A good crowd showed up to see the Christmas items on display and to visit for a while as they sipped on Angry Orchard Seasonal Cocktails. Stull’s had their holiday display up with retro toys,…

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Farmers seek answers to grain problems

Two weeks ago, more than 60 farmers from Meade, Breckinridge, Hardin and Larue Counties, along with a grain marketer, past magistrates, two former members of the Riverport Authority, several wives of farmers and a former state senator all came together under one roof in a shop just outside Flaherty. The group came together by word…

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Upcoming Events

Abe’s Country Village – Nov. 16 at Abe’s Country Village from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Purple Martin Painting – Nov. 16 at Blue River Island Baptist Church at 3 p.m. Band Booster Painting Party –  Nov. 21 Doe Valley Swim and Tennis Club at 7 p.m.

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Republicans fall short of sweep, governor calls for recanvass

This past Tuesday, voters from all across the bluegrass took to the voting booths to decide who would reside in the governor’s mansion for the next four years along with five other high-ranking executive branch offices. By the close of the polls, however, almost 60 percent of Meade County voters had failed to exercise their…

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Doe Valley Farmer’s Market goes year round

Have you ever wished that you could get local farm fresh products year round? Well now you can! The Doe Valley Farmer’s Market & Bazaar, located at the Doe Valley Swim and Tennis Club in Brandenburg, is open on Wednesdays from 3:30 until 6:30 p.m. The best way to get there is to go through…

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Food for Fines running until Nov. 22

Across the country, public libraries are giving patrons with outstanding fines on their accounts a chance to pay it off at a discounted rate—by donating food. Meade County’s Public Library is no exception. From now until Nov. 22, residents of Meade County can pay off their library fines by donating certain food stuffs. Each item…

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