March 3, 2012 — A state of emergency has been declared by Gov. Steve Beshear in Kentucky after tornadoes and severe weather hit last night. The Kentucky National Guard has been sent to West Liberty after two tornadoes hit the Morgan County town on Wednesday and Friday.
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Bentley wants to be first woman judge-executive
Despite legal and family problems, Elaine Bentley says she is determined to become the first woman elected as Rowan County’s judge-executive.
State report compares Rowan statistics
A statistical profile produced by the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics reveals new data detailing income, employment, and education in Rowan County.
Old freight station to be revamped by railroad group
The history of a place is significant.
Free tire disposal scheduled April 3-5
Rowan Fiscal Court, in cooperation with the Kentucky Division of Waste Management, is sponsoring Rowan County's waste tire amnesty program next month at the Farmers Fire Department on KY 801.
Kentucky State Police seeking new cadets
The Kentucky State Police is now accepting applications for its 92nd cadet class which is scheduled to start Aug. 3.
State application approved for new, larger county jail
Rowan County has been approved in Frankfort for a 300-bed regional jail that will be almost four times larger than the current lockup built in 1989 which has a design capacity of 78 inmates.
KCTM student musicians: Michelle Canning
Michelle Canning is rarely still. The 19-year-old Massachusetts native has a passion for performance that is shown as she bounces, taps her foot and smiles at the music being shared.
Children with special needs event set for March 20
“Just as I am,” a program for special needs children, will be sponsored by Bluebank First Church of God and held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, at the Morehead Conference Center.
Hodges is out as MSU women’s basketball coach
Morehead State University Director of Athletics Brian Hutchinson has announced that Tom Hodges will not return as head coach of the women's basketball program.
Morehead Conference Center seeking new director
Multi-tasking, personable, and energetic are just a few of the qualities the Morehead Tourism Commission is seeking in a search for a new director of the Morehead Conference Center.
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