Sports-Napier v Lee #2

Pirates go 3-1 last week, preparing for final push

By GREG MCINTOSH Times Sportswriter The Powell County Pirates had a busy week with four games. Powell hosted Breathitt  County last Tuesday. Defense was the key to the night. Both teams struggled to score. Max Hernandez scored all eight points for Powell in the first quarter. The Pirates led 8-7 after the first quarter. Powell […]

CCPD Arrest

One arrested, one on the run as officers move in

By JAMES COOK Times Editor An attempt to pick up a Stanton man on warrants led to a traffic stop, which then led to a drug arrest. Meanwhile the original suspect is still wanted by police. The whole scenario unfolded Monday afternoon as officers went to a residence on Martin Hollow Road in Stanton. The […]

Photo by Cory Graham & Sierra Hall/Amanda King

Caudill Road behind the Powell County EOC was covered within two hours of the snow beginning to fall; then on Sunday a sink hole formed on Church Street.

Winter Storm Jonas batters area, county was ready

By JAMES COOK Times Editor It is easy sometimes to just take the weather forecast with a grain of salt and hope for the best. Forecasters had started warning Eastern and Central Kentucky residents last Tuesday that a major winter storm was coming by the weekend. They were not kidding. Winter Storm Jonas roared through […]