Hall Sworn In

Hall sworn in on school board

By JAMES COOK Times Editor The problem that arose at the end of the school board’s last meeting dealing with the District 1 board seat, seems to have been solved. The question was if a letter from the Kentucky Department of Education trumped the state’s election laws and process. Apparently the letter does not, at […]

Drug Safe

Drug Task Force making a difference

By JAMES COOK Times Editor It seems that probation, getting another chance, just does not work for some people. The weekend before Halloween and carrying over into that following Monday the Powell County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force, along with officers from the Kentucky State Police and a parole officer, were able to arrest four […]

Tim Addison and Steve Asbury

County hires new Emergency Management Director

By TOSHA BAKER Times Staffwriter Powell County has a new Emergency Management Director and a New Assistant Director for emergency management. Steve Asbury said his new job as Emergency Management Director consists of preparing the community for any type of natural or hazardous situation. Asbury is also the CSEPP financial officer and a liaison for […]