Last week brought a big blessing to McLean County and each city in it, with the allocation of excess coal severance tax money.
Good morning, hope your past week was a good one and prayers for another one as well. Before I say more, I would like to give a special shout-out to Randy Salee for his accomplishment on receiving the Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator license. Sacramento is now fortunate to have two (2) l…
Beech Grove area experienced a storm last Tuesday. Most of its phone service was off, some areas were without electricity for several hours.
The U.S. Standard railroad gauge on the standard railroad track (distance between the rails) is 4 feet, 8.5 inches. That's an exceedingly odd number. Why was that gauge used? Because that's the way they built them in England, and English expatriates designed the U.S. Railroads.
I have never been fascinated by my looks, and I don't think anybody else has either.
The McLean County Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble will be Sept. 6 at Ben Hawes in Owensboro.
It's a Great Day in McLean County Folks!
The following real estate transfers were recorded between Aug. 7 to Aug. 13:
The McLean County Middle and High School track team celebrated their 2019 season with a banquet on June 3 at Calhoun Baptist Church Christian Life Center. Varsity letters were awarded to over 30 athletes. Track members were also recognized who received medals at the regional competition by p…
The McLean County High School baseball team ended their season with a very close game against the Mustangs in the first round of the 10th District Tournament held at Muhlenberg County on May 20. The Cougars fell 5-4 despite out-hitting Muhlenberg County eight to seven and ended their 2019 se…
The McLean County co-ed soccer team ended their first season on May 25 with a loss to Apollo in the end-of-season tournament. Apollo ended up winning the entire tournament.
The McLean County High School softball team ended their season with a 10-0 loss to the Lady Eagles in the first round of the 10th District Tournament held at Muhlenberg County on May 20. The final record for the 2019 season was 7-20.
MURRAY —- McLean County (6-3) started strong–then held on–against Paducah Tilghman, dropping the Lady Tornado 60-52 in Wednesday’s bout for fifth place at the Murray Bank Hardwood Classic.
After months of growing anticipation within the organization, the Kentucky Mavericks will take one step closer to the start of the season when players, coaches and staff report to Owensboro on Monday for the start of training camp.
The McLean County Middle School boys’ basketball teams hosted the Muhlenberg South Suns at home Dec. 10 for their only games of the week. Both teams were blinded by the Suns and came up short.