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Being rich versus being wealthy  Ledger Independent

There was a nickel on the ground of the parking lot at work. It had been there all week. Where did it come from? I don't know. Yet it laid there…



A breath of spring at the UK Arboretum  Ledger Independent

A water tower embossed with a large blue U and K appears over the treetops of the University of Kentucky campus near Kroger Field on Alumni Drive.



Rocky Adkins is governor Ky. deserves  Ledger Independent

Dear editor, Kentuckians deserve a governor we can trust to always put the people first. That's why I'm proud to endorse my friend and colleague House…



Tollesboro Lions Club holds fundraiser | Ledger Independent  Ledger Independent

Tabby Liles, Charity Stout, Kay Hargett, Becky Cooper and Tracy Applegate organized a Quarter Auction event April 1, 2019, hosted by the The Tollesboro Lions ...



Are we producing harsh deterrents or sweet invitations?  Ledger Independent

Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves ...



GCS to present 'American Bandstand' dinner concert | Ledger Independent  Ledger Independent

The Golden Chord Singers of Fleming County, under the direction of Mike Leet, are excited to present their 2019 spring dinner concert titled, “American…



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…



Historic theaters add to movie experience  Ledger Independent

Over the weekend, my husband and I went to see the eagerly-anticipated Avengers: Endgame. (Not to worry: there will be no movie spoilers here.)



It’s time for real Kentucky leadership  Ledger Independent

Dear editor, Just over a year ago on April 2, 2018, I went to Frankfort to rally with thousands of teachers, educators, administrators…



Planes, trains and automobiles  Ledger Independent

Planes, trains and automobiles. My husband and I have experienced our fair share of traveling by planes and by automobiles. Our first experience traveling on…



Globetrotters coming to Maysville in January  Ledger Independent

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their Fan Powered World Tour, to Maysville. The Mason County High School Fieldhouse will be the venue ...



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 ...



Tidbits, gleanings and gossip from your Museum Center  Ledger Independent

It was 1788, a year before George Washington would become President, Cincinnati had just been founded by Edward Mansfield, and the Ohio River had been ...



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…



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Drugs, theft dominate Mason indictments  Ledger Independent

Theft and drug-related charges led in the latest round of indictments handed down by a Mason County grand jury recently. Ina V. Grant, 19, of Fleming County…



Mr. Gaskins  Ledger Independent

MAYSVILLE — Carl Gaskins, 98, resident of Mason County, passed away Thursday at BridgePort Healthcare Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.



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 ...



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.



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…



Man faces attempted murder charge  Ledger Independent

A Mason County man has been charged with attempted murder after a Saturday morning shooting sent one person to the hospital. Mason County Sheriff Patrick ...



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 ...



MCHS graduates honored | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online  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…



Kaylee Campbell speaks to Rotary club  Ledger Independent

Recipient of the Yes I Can! award, Kaylee Campbell, spoke at the Maysville Rotary Club on Tuesday. Campbell was introduced by Mason County Industrial ...



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 ...



Thomas to sing at CASA event  Ledger Independent

CASA is tuning up for its annual “Dancing with CASA” fundraiser, set for Saturday Feb. 9 at the Maysville Event Center downtown. The always-exciting evening ...



Slick roadways prove deadly  Ledger Independent

An unexpected snow fall on Tuesday morning left area roadways slick and dangerous. Numerous accidents were reported including a fatal accident on ...



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…



Attempted murder case headed to grand jury  Ledger Independent

A man accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head has had his case forwarded to a Mason County grand jury. According to testimony given during a ...



Kearn-Yeary is good for the jail, the county  Ledger Independent

Dear Editor, During the previous eighteen months, I have observed a tremendous transformation within the Mason County Detention Center.



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 ...



Davis sentenced to six years  Ledger Independent

BROOKSVILLE — Andrea Davis was sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to taking money from the Germantown Volunteer Fire Department.



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…



Agency target of alleged theft  Ledger Independent

An employee for a social services agency has been indicted by a Mason County grand jury for allegedly using the agency's credit card for her personal use.



Cotterill new Maysville mayor  Ledger Independent

Come January, Charles Cotterill will be the new mayor of Maysville. With 44 percent voter turnout, Cotterill received 1591 votes while incumbent David ...



Large-scale accident  Ledger Independent

A three vehicle accident Wednesday evening shut down three lanes of traffic due to an overturned semi-truck. The accident happened around 7:30 p.m..



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 ...



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…



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 ...



MRS. WALTON  Ledger Independent

MAYSVILLE — Wilena Ridgely Valentine Walton, 81, passed away April 13, 2019, at Maysville Nursing and Rehab Center surrounded by her loving family.



Conway case reset to June  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — Further discussion on the case for a former Fleming County Schools official was postponed in Fleming County Circuit Court Friday morning.



Student awaiting donor for transplant | Ledger Independent  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. -.



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 ...



IP Maysville Mill awards grants  Ledger Independent

The International Paper Maysville Mill has awarded $45000 in International Paper Foundation grants to nine local organizations, officials said recently.



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 ...



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…



Backyard burns a thing of the past  Ledger Independent

A burn pile or a metal barrel for burning trash used to be a pretty common site outside most homes, particularly in rural areas. But the day of the backyard…



Looking back at 2019  Ledger Independent

2.5 inches of rain fell on the Maysville area Feb. 21 into Feb. 22 and sent flood water over the Newtown Bridge on Second Street and into the nearby Rotary Club ...



Four sentenced in Mason County  Ledger Independent

Four people were recently sentenced in Mason County Circuit Court. Austin Lee Workman was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to two ...



Elderly man arrested on drug charges  Ledger Independent

A 67-year-old man was arrested last week on drug-related charges by Mason County Sheriff's deputies. According to Sheriff Patrick Boggs, Deputy Devin Hull ...



General election candidates announced  Ledger Independent

Area voters will find a crowded ballot when then go to the polls during the 2018 November General Election. In Mason County, Kirk Tolle…



Conway arrested for alleged fraud  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — Kentucky State Police arrested Greg Conway, former director of district-wide operations and finance for the Fleming County school district ...



Lewis police have busy weekend  Ledger Independent

VANCEBURG — The Lewis County Sheriff's Office had a busy weekend filled with a pursuit that ended in Mason County, a fatal accident and a search warrant ...



Conway indicted by Fleming grand jury  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — The former director of districtwide operations and finance for the Fleming County School District was recently indicted by a Fleming County ...



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…



Maysville native murdered in Kansas  Ledger Independent

NORTON, Kan. — A Maysville native was murdered Sunday in Kansas, a victim of domestic violence, according to news reports. Lori Shields, 38, of Norton…



Teen killed in two vehicle accident  Ledger Independent

MOREHEAD – A Mason County teenager was killed and two other people were airlifted after an accident in Fleming County on Friday. According to Kentucky ...



Two join Maysville Academy staff  Ledger Independent

The Maysville Academy is proud to welcome two new teachers to its staff. Erik Wesley recently relocated to Maysville to join the academy as an instructor in AP…



After 40 straight Sweet 16s, radio announcer Weddle retiring  Lexington Herald Leader

For 40 straight Sweet Sixteens, Danny Weddle has called all the state tournament games on Maysville's WFTM. Yet iconic boys' state tournament moments like ...



Police pursuit spans counties  Ledger Independent

Officials are seeking a man who led law enforcement officers on a chase across five counties Tuesday afternoon before ending on the border of a sixth.



Teen dies from dirt bike accident injuries  Ledger Independent

A Mason County teenager involved in a one vehicle accident on Saturday has died. Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs said 19-year-old Tyler Grannis was ...



Candidates continue to file for Nov. election  Ledger Independent

Tuesday, Aug. 14, is the final day for nonpartisan candidates to file for the November general election. Many candidates are continuing to file in order to meet…



Ewing couple hits the jackpot | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online  Ledger Independent

LOUISVILLE —A Fleming County couple is counting their lucky stars, and their cash, after hitting it big on a Kentucky Lottery scratch-off ticket.



Wald Park ready to ‘play ball’  Ledger Independent

The fields are ready for players and the concession stands are ready for fans. After more than four years of planning, working and raising funds to restore the…



Sheriff makes multiple arrests in several incidents  Ledger Independent

Chasing and arresting accused burglars has kept Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs and his deputies busy over the past week, Boggs said Monday.



Maysville Brewing Company opening soon  Ledger Independent

A new brewery will be setting up shop in Maysville soon. The Maysville Brewing Company is currently under construction in the Limestone Square Building on ...



LVCAP Director Plank voted in no confidence  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — Two employees were the subject of a recent special meeting of the LVCAP Board of Directors in regard to an active investigation into the…



LVCAP currently under investigation  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — An active investigation is currently underway regarding the Licking Valley Community Action Program, according to LVCAP Board attorney ...



Maysville adopts updated, upgraded fairness ordinance  Ledger Independent

With the second reading of an amendment to its human rights and housing ordinances, on Thursday Maysville became the 10th Kentucky city to add sexual…



Conway pleads not guilty, faces psych evaluation  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — A former official accused of taking money from a local school district made his first court appearance Thursday. Gregory Thomas Conway ...



Five charged in drug bust  Ledger Independent

Four people had their drug-related cases bound over to a grand jury during Mason District Court Monday. According to information from the court…



LVCAP lease brings questions  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — A lease contract involving the site of a former car dealership in Flemingsburg and the Licking Valley Community Action Program raises ...



Nina and Pinta to return to Maysville  Ledger Independent

The replicas of Christopher Columbus' Santa “Nina” Clara and the Pinta will visit Maysville just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. Maysville-Mason County…



EKPC to keep Spurlock Station running  Ledger Independent

East Kentucky Power Cooperative is undertaking a multi-million project to ensure the longevity of the Spurlock Station on Kentucky 8 in Maysville.



City dumps garbage service, calls Rumpke  Ledger Independent

The city will no longer be in the garbage business, Maysville commissioners decided Thursday. Commissioners agreed to contract with Rumpke for residential…



Dealer sentenced in drug death  Ledger Independent

COVINGTON — A Mason County man will spend up to 30 years in federal prison for his role in the drug overdose death of an Augusta woman almost two years ...



Murder case headed to grand jury  Ledger Independent

BROOKSVILLE — Family members of James Gordley expressed relief after hearing the case against those accused of killing him will go before a grand jury in…



KYTC District 6 Snowfighters ready for winter  Ledger Independent

Winter is here and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 6 snowfighters are prepared and ready to treat interstates and state roads in Boone…



Plans set for MCTC Farm and Family event  Ledger Independent

A sure sign that spring is drawing near is announcement of plans for the 10th annual Farm and Family Night at Maysville Community and Technical College.



Peeling back layers of time  Ledger Independent

When the wave of urban renewal that swept through the nation in the 1960s came through Maysville, it brought a sleek new look to some of the downtown ...



Bid accepted for library renovation  Ledger Independent

The Mason County Public Library Board of Trustees contingently accepted Momentum Construction's bid for the library renovations during a meeting on ...



Colonoscopies 101: Why they’re important  Ledger Independent

Remember the good old days? Did you have a favorite disco outfit? Did you ever get dropped off to meet your friends at the roller rink? Or spend hours by the…



Faulkner named MCHS principal  Ledger Independent

Seth Faulkner has been named principal at Mason County High School. School officials announced the decision to promote Faulkner to the position late ...



Acela CBD open house draws crowd  Ledger Independent

Acela CBD held an open house on Sunday to show the community what they do. Karen Swolsky, vice president of sales and marketing for Acela, said the open ...



Two arrested in drug raid  Ledger Independent

Two people were arrested Thursday after the Maysville Police Department conducted a raid on a house on Buckner Street in Maysville's East End.



Players announce auditions for ‘Heaven Can Wait’  Ledger Independent

If you would like to be a part of a knockout comedy, the Maysville Players invite you to audition for “Heaven Can Wait.” Eighteen actors (males and females ...



Notre Dame: Making the most of memories  Ledger Independent

My initial reaction to footage of smoke billowing from the Cathedral of Notre Dame was one of disbelief. Immediately, I checked the timestamp of the post.



Players invite audience to ‘Three Viewings’  Ledger Independent

Three comic/dramatic monologues set in a Pennsylvania funeral parlor over a three-day Christmas weekend make up the *content* for the Maysville Players ...



Gunnell named to KYTC District 9 post  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — Steve Gunnell has been named Chief District Engineer of the Department of Highways District 9 office in Flemingsburg, officials said last ...



Bracken Civil War grave endangered by CSX  Ledger Independent

WILLOW GROVE —Just 11 miles out of Augusta, on Kentucky 8, next to the CSX Railroad along the Ohio River lies a grave marker belonging to a Civil War ...



Brown indicted for alleged theft | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online  Ledger Independent

FLEMINGSBURG — A May's Lick woman was indicted by a Fleming County grand jury recently for allegedly shoplifting from a local hardware store in early ...



One killed, two injured in Fleming accident  Ledger Independent

MOREHEAD — One man was killed and two people injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday in Fleming County. Armando Fonseca, 21, of Maysville, driving a ...



Movie theater open house Nov. 15  Ledger Independent

A grand opening for Lucas Cinemas 4 is set for Nov. 15 with a ribbon cutting at 5 p.m., followed by a reception until 7 p.m. The theater is reopening after it…



Maysville native’s script production underway in LA  Ledger Independent

Production crew for Static sits through a reading in Los Angeles, Calif. Static was written by Maysville native Cameron Carpenter. Provided - - Provided.



Hayswood sold  Ledger Independent

For more than three decades, Hayswood Hospital has stood abandoned on a hill overlooking downtown Maysville. The old hospital has become a magnet for ...



MR. BERRY  Ledger Independent

MAYS LICK — William Preston “Billy” Berry, 74, of Lexington and formerly of Portsmouth, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday April 16, 2019 at his home.



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 ...



Estill is the man for the job  Ledger Independent

Dear editor: It is my distinct honor and privilege to support John F. Estill in his effort to be re-elected as Mason County Attorney. John has executed the…



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