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Behind-the-scenes work underway for Ky. 3056  Ledger Independent

Closed since the start of the new year after a hillside rock slide, progress is being made toward repairing and reopening Kentucky 3056 in Maysville…



Sports Calendar  Ledger Independent

BRYAN CONWAY JUNIOR MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT The Bryan Conway Junior Memorial Golf Tournament sponsored by Schumacher Insurance will ...



Disabled pumps cause city water headache  Ledger Independent

A lightning strike earlier this week damaged two water pumps which supply water to the Maysville reservoir, officials said Friday. With the pumps out of…



Chippeways Golf Tournament Winners  Ledger Independent

1935 — Harold Oldham, Richmond, KY 1936 — W. J. Winburn, Winchester, KY 1937 — C. B. Bennett, Jr., Greenup, KY 1938 — Central KY Open at MCC…



Alstatt, Pilosky, Cannon land head coaching jobs  Ledger Independent

Several new faces will be on the sidelines for area's girls' basketball games this winter. Bracken County announced Taylor Alstatt as the new coach of the ...



Production and winning means more to Brooks Jr.  Ledger Independent

Recruiting rankings have never been a huge topic of conversation for Keion Brooks Sr. and his son, Keion Brooks Jr., a Kentucky five-star freshman basketball…



AAC Preseason Football Media Poll  Ledger Independent

American Championship Team; Points 1. UCF 12 2. Cincinnati 8 3. Memphis 6 4. Houston 4 East Division Team; Points 1. UCF (19) 169 2. Cincinnati (11) 157 3.



Mason County High School announces honor roll  Ledger Independent

Mason County High School has released the names of students on the honor roll for the first nine weeks. Those students include: 9th grade: A+ honor roll…



Smith named NCCAA Scholar-Athlete  Ledger Independent

Kentucky Christian University baseball player and Mason County graduate Jantzen Smith was named an NCCAA Scholar-Athlete for 2019. Smith's exceptional ...



Football in Maysville Pioneer, Dr. Tenery  Ledger Independent

Our community mourns the loss of a great man, Dr. James Tenery who was not only a great dentist, but also a man who revived football in our town.



Burton getting ‘stay at home’ recruiting pitch from UK  Ledger Independent

Growing up in Lexington, it's no surprise that Jager Burton says he's always been a Kentucky football fan. What is a bit more perplexing is that he also grew up…



Blackshear picks Florida over Kentucky, others  Ledger Independent

Virginia Tech transfer Kerry Blackshear Jr. finally made his decision on Wednesday and won't be coming to the Bluegrass. The former Hokie will be taking his ...



Tickets on sale for BBB  Ledger Independent

The Augusta College Echo Hall Association will host Bourbon, Barbecue and Bluegrass, on Saturday, July 13, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Clooney Community ...



A ‘sinking’ surprise  Ledger Independent

Maysville city workers inspect a sinkhole that recently formed on Poplar Street, seeking the source of the sinkhole in order to fill it.



MCHS celebrates graduates  Ledger Independent

More than 140 seniors walked across the stage Saturday at the Mason County Fieldhouse to accept their diploma, marking their high school commencement.



Tidbits, gleanings and gossip from your Museum Center  Ledger Independent

It was one small step for man, and … well, you know. This summer marks the 50th anniversary of mankind's giant leap, and “NASA centers, museums and even ...



Is it cold in here, or is it me?  Ledger Independent

The saving grace for politicians, media critters and meteorologists is the fickle memory of the American public. With an attention span shorter than my golf…



Collegiate Baseball Poll  Ledger Independent

TUCSON, Ariz. — The final 2019 Collegiate Baseball poll, with final 2019 records, total points and last week's ranking. Voting is done by coaches…



NASCAR Quaker State 400 Results  Ledger Independent

Matt Tifft (36), Kurt Busch (1) and Alex Bowman (88) lead a pack though the front stretch during a NASCAR auto race practice at Daytona International ...



Mason jury returns indictments  Ledger Independent

A woman who allegedly discharged a can of pepper spray inside a hospital was indicted Friday by a Mason County grand jury. According to the indictment…



Jarrell brothers make first court appearance  Ledger Independent

Two brothers, one of whom allegedly pointed a gun at a Maysville police officer in the predawn hours Sunday, appeared in Mason County District Court on…



Mason County man killed in rollover accident  Ledger Independent

A Mason County man was killed late Tuesday in an accident on the Clyde T. Barbour Parkway near the U.S. 68 bypass, according to information from the ...



MCHS senior following aviation dream  Ledger Independent

A Mason County High School student will soon be working for Delta as an aviation mechanic. Austin Meadows, 18, was a part of the Mason County High ...



Exploring Maysville and Mason County: The shape of things  Ledger Independent

Have you ever seen an octagonal house? Located on the hillside along Kentucky 11 just outside of downtown Maysville, sits the only irregular octagon home ...



Man jailed following stabbing incident  Ledger Independent

One man was hospitalized and another taken to jail following a stabbing late Tuesday evening in Maysville's east end, according to Police Chief Ron Rice.



Longnecker House’s role in Mason County history  Ledger Independent

While driving along U.S. 68 going toward May's Lick, you will find an elegant antebellum home sitting atop a hill at 5037 Kentucky 2514 (Old US 68).



Accident fatal to 10-year-old girl  Ledger Independent

MOUNT STERLING — A Mason County child was killed Wednesday in a Powell County accident, according to Kentucky State Police and the Montgomery ...



Mine rescue competition is next week  Ledger Independent

In any workplace, the number one priority is worker safety, according to officials with Carmeuse Lime and Stone. Next week at the Carmeuse Complex/



Highland Christian School closes  Ledger Independent

Questions surround the sudden closing of a local christian school this week. Fonda Childers, administrator of Highland Christian School and Daycare in ...



Mason grand jury returns indictments  Ledger Independent

A Mason County Detention Center inmate has been indicted on a charge that he allegedly made or obtained contraband known as a shank. Shank is a slang ...



PPI opening Maysville facility  Ledger Independent

Christmas came early to Maysville this year with the announcement Thursday that Precision Pulley and Idler will open a facility here.



Open mouth, insert high-priced sneaker, and swallow  Ledger Independent

This week's news feels like Michael Corleone in “The Godfather Part III” when he says, “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.” Yet in this…



Water line break leaves city ‘high and dry’  Ledger Independent

The entire downtown area of Maysville was without water Thursday after a water main pump line fell victim to a contractor's machinery, officials said.



Saturday’s Firecracker Scores and Sunday Tee Times  Ledger Independent

CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT Sunday, 2:20 p.m. Matt Malott; 67 Matt Logan; 67 Eric Schumacher; 67 Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Ryan Hines; 67 Seth Tracey; 66 Mark Moore.



Harbor Freight plans Maysville location  Ledger Independent

Harbor Freight Tools is coming to Maysville. The Maysville-Mason County Industrial Development Authority Board and Executive Director Owen McNeill ...



If only I could grow to be hair-brained  Ledger Independent

One of our wiser poets once wrote, “Give me a head with hair — Long, beautiful hair. Shining, gleaming, steaming, flaxen, waxen. Give me down to there hair…



After the Holiday, a wild family weekend  Ledger Independent

Common knowledge in the restaurant world is never to expect that crazy of a crowd the few days after a major holiday, especially a Federal holiday. Why is this?



Farm-to-fork set for Aug. 10  Ledger Independent

Community. A word we use often, but what does it really mean? Community can mean a lot of different things depending upon who you ask. Community can be ...



Chippeways teeing off for 84th time  Ledger Independent

There will be plenty of competition at Maysville Country Club this weekend. Roughly 80 golfers in five flights, including several past champions…



City crunches numbers for budget  Ledger Independent

Maysville City Commission will hold the last in a series of budget workshops during a special session on Tuesday, City Manager Matt Wallingford said Friday.



Maysville accident leaves one dead  Ledger Independent

A Nicholas County man was killed early Sunday in an accident on Kentucky 11 Fleming Road, south of Lawrence Road, according to Maysville Police. John C.



Two houses destroyed by fire  Ledger Independent

Two homes in Maysville's west end were destroyed by fire early Thursday. According to Maysville Fire Department Lt. Bryan White, firefighters were called to ...



6 Mason County players make KY/TN All-Star Game  Ledger Independent

Six Mason County football middle schoolers have been named to the Kentucky Future Stars team as they will battle with Tennessee in June.



Oak Ridge Boys coming to Maysville  Ledger Independent

The group that could arguably be named American's favorite country quartet is coming to Maysville. Carlson Software of Maysville, announced recently that ...



Accident leaves couple dead, man injured  Ledger Independent

A Maysville couple was killed Monday in a two-vehicle collision on Kentucky 1449 Orangeburg Road, Sheriff Patrick Boggs said. The accident took place at ...



More indictments returned against alleged shooters  Ledger Independent

Two men accused of breaking into the apartment of a Maysville couple and shooting a man in June are facing additional charges following indictments handed ...



Job fair set for March 29 at MCTC  Ledger Independent

The Kentucky Career Center, led by the Northern Kentucky Workforce Investment Board and TENCO Workforce Development Board, are organizing the second ...



Ky. 3056 closed pending repairs  Ledger Independent

In late January, a hillside rock fall forced state officials to close Kentucky 3056, just east of Jersey Ridge, for cleanup and damage assessment. Now…



T-Mobile disaster training plays out  Ledger Independent

Emergency management teams with T-Mobile performed an exercise Wednesday at noon in Maysville to train for potential disasters that crews may have to deal ...



State tickets punched at 10th Region quarterfinals  Ledger Independent

ALEXANDRIA — Haley White and Mallory Conrad admitted they felt more pressure this year entering the 10th Region tournament. The prior two yieled a 10th ...



MR. BRANNON  Ledger Independent

LEWISBURG — John Richard “Dick” Brannon, a life-long resident of Lewisburg, died April 17, 2019, at the age of 53. Dick was born on Feb. 1, 1966…



Cemetery photos cause a stir  Ledger Independent

Photos posted on social media showing discarded veteran's markers and United States flags in the garbage have resulted in outrage from families of those ...



Last call for Danny Weddle  Ledger Independent

He's been the voice of the Royals for 40 years. Come May 29, Danny Weddle will ride into the sunset and hang up his microphone from WFTM…



Battle 4 Boone Begins  Ledger Independent

Mason County graduate Jordan Gilbert dribbles to the middle of the floor, Friday, at The Fieldhouse during the annual Battle 4 Boone basketball Tournament.



Lady Royals co-region champs  Ledger Independent

The Mason County Lady Royals track and field team claimed co-champions of the Class 2A, Region 6 meet with Ashland Blazer. Both teams scored 152 points ...



Mason candidate forum draws crowd  Ledger Independent

Candidates running for office in Mason County answered questions during a forum at the Maysville Community and Technical College on Tuesday.



New location for community garden  Ledger Independent

The construction project at the Mason County Public Library means the Mason County Community Garden will be relocated, officials said Monday. “During 2018 ...



Student awaiting donor for transplant  Ledger Independent

Connor Linville, 15, is pictured with his first place trophy in the 2017 Ripley, Ohio Cross Country race. Linville is awaiting a donor for a kidney transplant. -.



No trial date set in murder case  Ledger Independent

BROOKSVILLE — A trial date for the murder of James Gordley will not be considered until at least October. Arica Woodruff, 29, of Maysville, Nelson Ramos…



Five arrested, vehicles, guns seized in pot raid  Ledger Independent

Marijuana valued at nearly a half million dollars was confiscated during a drug raid in Mason County Saturday, according to Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs.



Hemp business Acela CBD to have open house  Ledger Independent

Amid a rebirth of industrial hemp, a local business is sharing details of a trade many people are not aware of. Acela CBD, a new business focusing on…



Mason County students present ‘The Little Mermaid’  Ledger Independent

The Music Department of the Mason County Schools will present the Annual Spring Musical featuring Disney and Alan Menken's The Little Mermaid…



Increased need emptys shelves at food bank  Ledger Independent

Despite the booming economy, there are still people who are struggling to make ends meet and rely on resources like the Mason County Food Bank to get ...



Inmate’s flight to freedom cut short  Ledger Independent

A Mason County Detention Center inmate's flight to freedom was short-lived Thursday. Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs said his office received a call at ...



Fieldhouse hosts Fall Shoot  Ledger Independent

The Mason County archery team had many firsts last season and they are hoping to build on that success this season. The Royals took second place at the ...



NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Points Leaders  Ledger Independent

1. Joey Logano — 643 2. Kyle Busch — 642 3. Kevin Harvick — 573 4. Brad Keselowski — 569 5. Martin Truex Jr. — 543 6. Denny Hamlin — 542 7. Chase ...



Summer camps bring the fun  Ledger Independent

School is out for summer, which means a number of camps and programs are available for children to make the most of their two-month break. While starting on ...



MPD on lookout for counterfeit money  Ledger Independent

The Maysville Police Department has once again turned to social media to enlist the public's help. Police are asking people to identify a man who allegedly…



From Chippeways champions to PGA stars  Ledger Independent

This will be the 84th edition of the Maysville Country Club Chippeways and the list of great golfers who participated in this great event is long.



Indictments handed down in Mason  Ledger Independent

Indictments were returned by a grand jury in a variety of Mason County cases last week, many of them drug related. Calvin Ray Hunt, 67, of May's Lick…



Buser chosen as EM Director  Ledger Independent

The appointment of William Clay Buser to the position of Mason County Emergency Management Director was discussed by the Maysville City Commission ...



Primary Election is coming soon  Ledger Independent

Kentuckians will go to the polls on Tuesday, May 21 for the state's Primary Election. Results will determine who appears on each side of the ballot for the…



MCMS given five years of Guard911  Ledger Independent

Due to efforts of one local student, Mason County Middle School will be receiving five years of free setup and *service* from Guard911. The Guard911 app was…



Hutchison honored for coaching career  Ledger Independent

Former Mason County girls' basketball coach Bob “Hutch” Hutchison receives a plaque in honor of his 22-year coaching career during halftime of the Lady ...



Drug arrest keeps police busy  Ledger Independent

Maysville Police have been busy this week, arresting several people on drug charges, according to information from Police Chief Ron Rice. The arrests…



Maysville man killed in accident  Ledger Independent

BROOKSVILLE — A Maysville man was killed in an accident along Kentucky 9 AA Highway in Bracken County, late Tuesday. Kentucky State Police Trooper ...



Kambelos to lead Comprehend primary care  Ledger Independent

When Comprehend, Inc. opens the doors of the Harriett Hord Cartmell Building, the company will be offering a new *service* to the community under the direction ...



Floodwall levee repairs approved  Ledger Independent

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has given the green light on plans to shore up the river side or north side of the Maysville floodwall levee…



Kirk named next Mason County coach  Ledger Independent

Mason County announces the hiring of Brian Kirk as the next boys' basketball coach, Monday, in the Mason County High School library. - Jared MacDonald, The ...



MCHS graduates honored  Ledger Independent

Mason County High School held commencement exercises Saturday at the Fieldhouse for the class of 2018. Graduates entered the facility to the traditional…



Area gears up for holiday  Ledger Independent

AUGUSTA — With the Easter season at hand, many area organizations are planning events to celebrate spring. Augusta Independent School students are ...



Dover council member faces sex-related charges  Ledger Independent

A member of Dover City Council has been arrested on sex-related charges, officials said Tuesday. According to Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs, Clarence ...



Conway out on reduced bond  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — After more than two months spent in the Mason County Detention Center, a former Fleming County Schools official has been released from ...



Maggie is latest MFD ambassador  Ledger Independent

Maysville Fire Chief Kevin Doyle brought his Dalmatian, Maggie, to Straub Elementary School Friday to use as a teaching tool for his presentation on fire ...



Maysville Academy student recognized for experiment  Ledger Independent

A local student had no idea of the recognition she would be receiving from a competition she participated in almost a year ago. Emma Stone…



Grayson gets 20 years in drug-related death  Ledger Independent

COVINGTON — A Maysville man who provided drugs to a friend that resulted in her death will serve 20 years in prison for his actions. Iseral Jordan Grayson…



Crum named parade grand marshal  Ledger Independent

Longtime Maysville Scout leader Dan Crum has been named grand marshal of the city's Fourth of July parade, officials said this week. Crum will lead the ...



Police say drugs, weapons found during search  Ledger Independent

AUGUSTA — Two people were arrested in connection with a drug bust over the weekend in Bracken County. Sheriff Howard Neimeier said around 11:30 p.m..



Grayson receives associate’s before diploma  Ledger Independent

A Mason County High School student is the first in school history to graduate with an associate's degree before completing high school. On May 11, 2019…



Chippeways Golf Tournament Pairings  Ledger Independent

Jackson Frame hits a shot during the championship match of the 83rd Chippeways golf tournament against Eric Schumacher, Sunday, at the Maysville Country ...



Gallenstein graduates from Harvard Law  Ledger Independent

St. Patrick High School graduate Chanslor Gallenstein recently graduated from one of the most prestigious law schools in the nation — Harvard Law School.



New rules mean safer, better cemetery  Ledger Independent

New rules concerning graveside decorations at the Maysville Mason County Cemetery are designed to keep workers safe and ensure the cemetery is well ...



Horch book signing June 29  Ledger Independent

Recent release “Enchanting Beauties” from former Mason County resident Hannah R. Horch is a riveting southern classic set in Depression-era Tennessee.



Ky graduation requirements changing  Ledger Independent

Graduation requirements are changing in Kentucky, beginning with the class of 2023. The Kentucky Department of Education recently approved a change that ...



Flannigan retires from Vanceburg Police  Ledger Independent

VANCEBURG — Wednesday marked the last day of Lt. Tom Flannigan's tenure with the Vanceburg Police Department as he begins his retirement. A small ...



Carlson receives Spirit of Main Street award  Ledger Independent

Bruce Carlson of Maysville, center, is pictured with Kitty Dougoud, Kentucky Main Street director and Craig Potts, executive director of the Kentucky Heritage ...



Former Royals to face off in Chippeways quarterfinals  Ledger Independent

The two-time defending Chippeways champion survived a scare on Friday. So did a former Mason County teammate of his. Jackson Frame and B.J..



Local law enforcement apprehensive over bill  Ledger Independent

Recent approval of a bill by Kentucky lawmakers that will not require a permit to carry and conceal deadly weapons is raising concern among local law…



Newton leaving Augusta for Williamstown  Ledger Independent

Augusta Athletic Director and boys' basketball coach Roger Newton informed the team on Monday that he is leaving the school for an Athletic Director position at ...



City questions recycling program  Ledger Independent

Is the value of Maysville's recycling program worth the cost to the city? That's the question commissioners contemplated this week as they passed the city's…



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