Independence Bank scholarship recipients were given a task to complete within 11 days at the 2020-21 scholarship program on April 29: Invest $100 into “doing good” in their respective communities.
• Newly renovated combined tennis and pickleball courts at Livermore Riverfront Park are ready for play as of June 6. Court lighting after dark can be accessed at the northwest light pole timer box by pushing the green button. It turns off automatically at park closing hours. Get geared up t…
The Livermore Enhancement Foundation hosted the first annual Livermore Trails Day on June 12 at the Livermore Riverfront Park.
As of June 15, there has been one new confirmed case of COVID-19, according to the Green River District Health Department. There have been 887 confirmed cases and 28 deaths since 2020. 35.77% of the county has been vaccinated and there is one current hospitalization.
This year’s housing market has brought a lot of changes to the way people are buying and selling homes, even in McLean County.
The McLean County Ag Fair’s 2021 event is set for July 8-10 at Myer Creek Park in Calhoun.
Sacramento and Island are continuing to see main water line leaks with several major breaks each in the last two months. As of June 1, Sacramento had three water leaks actively under construction.
The McLean County Sheriff’s Office is warning county residents about recent spam phone calls. Sheriff Ken Frizzell alerted residents on Facebook about calls being made from the department’s phone number stating the call recipient has a warrant and requesting bank information.
The McLean County High School track team traveled to Lexington on June 10 to compete in the KHSAA Class A Region 2 Track and Field Championships at the University of Kentucky. The Cougars took 10 athletes to the event.
The McLean County High School baseball team finished the 2021 season with a 10-20 record after a 5-0 loss to Muhlenberg County at the 10th District Tournament in Ohio County on May 31. The Cougars came up short despite out-hitting the Mustangs three to two.
The McLean County High School softball team finished the 2021 season 6-19 after a loss to Ohio County at the 10th District Tournament in Hartford on May 31. The Lady Cougars fought hard and were in it until the end, but fell 2-1 with a walk-off by the Lady Eagles.
The McLean County High School track team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Class A Region 2 Track and Field Championships at Green County High School on May 24. The men placed fourth overall, the highest the team has placed at Regionals in the 18 years that Head Coach…
The McLean County High School softball team ended their regular season on the road last week. The Lady Cougars lost 16-1 at Trinity on May 24 before a high-scoring affair at Owensboro the following night with McLean coming up short 16-11. The final game was a 4-2 loss at Grayson County on May 27.