Health and Mind: Stroke signs and symptoms
By Cara O’Neill Clark County Health Department Stroke is a leading cause of death in the United States and is a significant cause of severe disability for adults. It is also preventable and treatable. During a stroke, every minute counts! Fast treatment can lessen the brain damage that stroke can cause. By knowing the signs […] The post Health and Mind: Stroke signs and symptoms appeared first on Winchester Sun.
Historic Hope: Celebrating the Pioneer Spirit of Hope, KY
Nestled in the heart of Kentucky, the small but storied town of Hope is a vibrant testament to America's pioneering spirit. The local historical society in Hope is dedicated to preserving the rich tapestry of this community's past, regularly hosting events and exhibitions that showcase the tenacity of the town's earliest settlers. Through these gatherings, residents and visitors are invited to explore the enduring legacy of figures like George Rogers Clark and Daniel Boone, who were instrumental in carving out a place for Hope amid the wilderness.
GoodGiving Challenge underway
For over a decade, the GoodGiving Challenge has rallied Clark County around supporting nonprofits and other organizations. 2023 will be no different. The 13th Annual GoodGiving Challenge – which first took place in 2011 – begins at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, and goes through Friday, Dec. 1 at 11:59 p.m. Participating organizations include […] The post GoodGiving Challenge underway appeared first on Winchester Sun.
Stanton, Kentucky: A Hidden Gem with a Family-Friendly Atmosphere
Welcome to Stanton, a charming town in Powell County, Kentucky. With a population of 3,115, Stanton offers a sparse suburban feel and is known for its family-friendly atmosphere. Whether you're a retiree looking for a peaceful place to settle down or a young family seeking a close-knit community, Stanton has something to offer for everyone.
Thousands lose power in Powell County
STANTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Thousands of customers were without power Sunday night, after officials with East Kentucky Power Cooperative say an ‘event’ affected three different substations and caused the outages. Those outages affected customers with Clark Energy Cooperative, which is provided power by East Kentucky Power. Nick Comer...
Clark County Public Record Reports
Property Transfers The following property transfers were recorded in the Clark County Clerk’s office Nov. 4-11, 2023. • Ball Homes LLC to Aaron J. Roberts and April Roberts, 103 Strawberry Lane, $303,184. • Douglas N. King II and Kristin R. King to Jonathan Fisher Mobley, 27 Kittison Drive, $160,000. • Lucy I. Coleman, Isabell Lucille […] The post Clark County Public Record Reports appeared first on Winchester Sun.
The Menifee County Courthouse: Frenchburg's Architectural Crown Jewel
Nestled in the scenic heart of Frenchburg, Kentucky, the Menifee County Courthouse emerges as a proud emblem of the town’s rich historical and architectural legacy. Constructed in 1939 and masterfully designed by Henry N Foster, the courthouse's robust Gothic style and rough stone facade transport visitors back to an era of formidable craftsmanship. The large square stone tower, crowned with an octagonal cupola, stands as a testament to the county's resilience and the steadfastness of its judicial heritage.
Kentucky woman battling cancer is searching for her stem cell match
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - For Chase and Montana Nickell, their love story has been anything but ordinary. “Fall of 2021, we had just got engaged, what, a few months prior? And I had a lymph node pop up,” Montana Nickell said. It was then that Nickell had been...
Winchester Chorale Christmas concerts are this weekend
The Winchester Chorale’s annual Christmas concert returns this weekend with a pair of performances at First Baptist Church. The performances will be on Friday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 3, at 2:30 p.m. Admission is free but donations will be accepted. So what can folks expect from this year’s concert? Bill […] The post Winchester Chorale Christmas concerts are this weekend appeared first on Winchester Sun.
Menifee teen airlifted after ‘serious injury’ at Broke Leg Falls
Around 30 yards of landscape and foliage were cleared out to allow rescue teams to safely raise him up from the bottom of the 50-foot cliff.
Winchester Police Reports
Compiled by Matt Cizek. The following arrests were reported by the Winchester Police Department between Nov. 16-20. Nov. 16 • Neil Bartlett, 32 – Operating on a suspended/revoked operators license. • Lisa Lynn Haggard, 61 – Contempt of court – libel/slander – resistance to order. • Chad E. Newkirk, 43 – Public intoxication of a […] The post Winchester Police Reports appeared first on Winchester Sun.
Winchester Residents Urged to Comply with Main Street Winter Parking Rules
The Town has reminded residents about Main Street's winter parking regulations. The Parking Ordinance forbids parking on Main Street from November 15th to April 1st. This rule helps the Town efficiently remove snow and ice and apply sand or salt to the roads. Residents are asked to park in the Town Hall parking lot instead.
What’s happening at the Library: A menagerie
By James Gardner Clark County Public Library I’m not sure how it happened, but I ended up with a menagerie at my house. Menageries rarely, if ever, show up fully made at someone’s house unless it involves a circus train breaking down near that person’s house. My menagerie started with one animal and then others […] The post What’s happening at the Library: A menagerie appeared first on Winchester Sun.
Culinary Adventure: Experience 4 Classic American Dishes in Winchester
In this article, we're going to explore four traditional American cuisines that you can find in Winchester. Have you had a chance to try any of these delectable dishes yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Irvine Restaurant's 'Giving Board' Initiative Feeds Community Members in Need
Discover how a small restaurant in Irvine is making a big difference with a 'Giving Board'. Customers pre-pay for meals, which are then available for those in need. This heartwarming initiative is fostering community spirit and inspiring others to follow suit.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in winchester, KY
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near winchester.
These clearfield, KY based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of clearfield..
Inflation's Effect on Christmas Tree Prices Amid Holiday Season
• Inflation is making it more expensive to buy Christmas trees. • Kovalic's Christmas Tree Farm in Winchester has tried to maintain their pricing to preserve their customers.
‘Counting blessings’: Powell County Detention Center serves traditional Thanksgiving meal for inmates
“We try to remind ourselves, and our entire population, that even when things seem a little dark, we still have blessings to count and things to give thanks for. "
Inflation’s impact on buying Christmas trees
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Picking out holiday decorations is just one of the many fun parts of the holiday season, but inflation could be making it more expensive to deck the halls. “Everybody wants to have a Christmas tree and celebrate Christmas and have a place to put their presents,”...