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Whitley County Fiscal Court approves new budget

The Whitley County Fiscal Court is anticipating having a little more money to spend next fiscal year. During the June 19 monthly meeting, the fiscal court approved the second reading of the 2018-2019 fiscal year budget ordinance. The 2018-2019 fiscal year starts on July 1, 2018....
Posted On 27 Jun 2018

Whitley County providing new option for proper flag disposal

Do you have a tattered old American flag that you replaced or one that needs to be replaced, and you just don’t know how to retire it properly? Thanks to the Whitley County Fiscal Court, the Kentucky Association of Counties (KACo), and the National Association of Counties (NACo),...
Posted On 13 Jun 2018

Time capsule set to be opened on May 25, 2068

How much will a book of Forever Stamps be worth 50 years from now? Of course this is assuming that the U.S. Postal Service is still in existence then. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 30 May 2018

Whitley County Fiscal Court gets clean bill of financial health

The Whitley County Fiscal Court has gotten a clean financial bill of health in regards its financial statement for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, which ended June 30, 2017. Kentucky Auditor of Public Accounts Mike Harmon made the report of the audit of the Whitley County Fiscal Court...
Posted On 16 May 2018

Whitley County seeking grant to purchase submersible ROV

The Whitley County Fiscal Court took the first step in the process to acquire a remotely operated submersible vehicle to aid in search and recovery efforts. At last Tuesday’s regular monthly meeting of the fiscal court, the magistrates unanimously approved a resolution...

Coal severance funds going towards the purchase of new Whitley ambulance

Whitley County EMS will be getting a new ambulance thanks to coal severance money. The Whitley County Fiscal Court approved a resolution to transfer $74,000 in coal severance funds to Whitley County EMS. Amber Owens, the Director of County Projects for the Whitley County Fiscal...

Area schools receiving coal severance funds

Whitley County’s three school systems will each receive $10,000 in coal severance funds. At Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Whitley County Fiscal Court the magistrates approved a resolution authorizing and transferring the coal severance funds to Corbin, Whitley County and...

Tackett Creek Road, Log Cabin Road undergoing safety study

The Whitley County Fiscal Court with some help from the University of Kentucky will be studying two Whitley County roadways in an effort to find ways to make them safer. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 27 Dec 2017

Whitley Co. Fiscal Court files 17 small claims lawsuits to collect delinquent payroll raxes

The Whitley County Fiscal Court is hoping to collect nearly $10,000 in delinquent payroll taxes from 17 people or businesses that it recently filed small claims lawsuits against. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 01 Nov 2017

Four-year-old honored for making 911 call to help her mother

The Whitley County Fiscal Court honored four-year-old Kimberly Behnen recently for calling 911 during a family emergency last month. During its Oct. 17 monthly meeting, the fiscal court recognized Behnen with a Outstanding Hero plaque of recognition. “We have a very, very special...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017
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