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Storm Damage

Monday afternoon’s storms took out a lot of trees in Powell County. The top pictures show trees down on Upper Paint Creek Road, while the bottom right was in a yard in Clay City and the bottom center was in Stanton. Meanwhile winds blew down some beams in what looks like a garage, damaging a […]

Times Photo by James Cook
Members of the audience listened intently at the discussion about the Fairness Ordinance at the Stanton City Council meeting last Thursday.

Fairness ordinance dominates council meeting

By JAMES COOK Times Editor It was a little contentious at times, but overall the Stanton City Council meting last Thursday was quite civil. Both sides of the Fairness Ordinance issue spoke out, freely, about why or why not an ordinance would be needed in the city. While another idea also emerged on how to […]

Photo by Chelsea Nolan
Powell’s own Josh Nolan performed at the Masters Musicians Festival in Somerset last weekend.

Josh Nolan plans to play, sing ‘till the words run out’

By TOSHA BAKER Times Staffwriter Josh Nolan’s journey toward a musical career went from his first gig playing at a 16 year old’s birthday party were he only got to do three songs, to playing with Dwight Yoakam this past weekend. Nolan said his passion for playing guitar began about 15 years ago. Nolan’s dad […]