The Wayne County Public Library will become a fine free library, following action taken by the board during a meeting on Wednesday, October 16.
With the new gymnasium floor at the ASPIRE Center now complete, members of the parks and recreation committee are making plans to recognize local businesses and groups who have donated money to the project.
A local man died on Sunday, October 13, following a single vehicle accident on KY 1275 North. According to information released by Kentucky State Police, Michael Bridgeman, 45, of Monticello, was pronounced dead at the Wayne County Hospital at approximately 5:34 p.m.
The local Industrial Development Authority plans to purchase a 25 acre tract of land that will allow them to create a new industrial park in Wayne County, and fiscal court has approved the resolution that will allow the project to move forward.
Construction documents for the Monticello Elementary renovation project have been ap-proved by the Wayne County Board of Edu-cation. The plans will now move forward to the Kentucky Department of Education for approval.
Two new employees will join the Parks and Recreation Department, following action taken by the board during a special meeting held on Tuesday, October 1.
Wayne County Schools received their latest 2018-19 accountability scores, receiving three star ratings for the district's three levels–elementary, middle and high school.
Lou and Zetta Weber are some of the residents of West Monticello Subdivision who are dealing with issues of the aging sewer system, particularly when there is a heavy rain.
The balls will be bouncing on a brand new hardwood court, when basketball season begins this fall at the ASPIRE Center. The new floor is nearing completion, and members of the Parks and Recreation Committee had a chance to see it during a meeting held on Tuesday, September 17.
The City of Monticello is hoping to grow its boundaries and annex four parcels of property into the city limits. The council met Monday evening and heard the first reading of two ordinances that would annex property along Bypass 90 and East KY 90 into the city.
State Auditor Mike Harmon has released the audit of the 2018 financial statement of former Wayne County Clerk Brenda Corder. State law requires the auditor to conduct annual audits of county clerks and sheriffs.
Individuals have an opportunity to be a true friend of Lake Cumberland this weekend by volunteering for the annual cleanup along the shorelines of the popular waterway.
Wayne County's 37th Annual Lake Cumberland 5 Miler – 5K – 1 Mile Fun Run held August 31 included more than just the usual group of walking and running enthusiasts interested in logging a few miles with friends to start their fall running season and help raise a few dollars for the school Cro…
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- Wayne Grand Jury indicts 34 people
- Pyles, Coffey hired by Parks and Recreation Dept.
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- Savage charged, has active meth lab in auto
- County burn ban lifted
- 2019 Christmas Parade is set for December 6
- Cards open district play this Friday night at Lincoln County
- Construction approved for Monticello Elem. renovation project
- Fall Fest 2019 is Saturday