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Congrats to Band Members who attended MSU Honor Band Clinics

By Linda Jones Wayne County High School band students recently went on their second trip to the 64th annual Morehead State University Honor Bands Clinic from Thursday, February 15 to Saturday, February 17. The students that made the Honor Bands included:   ELLIOT BAND Kadence Fairchild – 4th Chair Alto Saxophone Jana Kachakeche – 8th…

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Over $15 Million in State Funding Awarded

Projects are part of Round 2 of the Kentucky Product Development Initiative Thursday, Governor Beshear announced more than $15 million in state funding going to support job growth and economic development across Wayne and 12 other counties. The latest round of funding was approved Thursday through the Kentucky Product Development Initiative (KPDI) and including local…

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Boys & Girls Basketball Advance to 12th Region

It has been a successful year for roundball in Wayne County this season.  Second year coach, Austin Shearer, has his girls’ basketball team ready for region competition after missing the region tournament for the first time since 2013.  The Lady Cardinals have a 14 and 16 record on the year, which included several tough matchups. …

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Council tries to make progress on ethics ordinance

By Allison Cross The City of Monticello met last week in hopes of making progress on both the ethics and procurement ordinances. The ethics ordinance, which will govern situations such as conflicts of interest and use of city property, etc, is still halted. However, the council made progress by coming to an agreement that they…

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Joey E. Silvers

Dear Editor, I would like to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation to Coach Rodney and Cynthia Woods, Athletic Director Kevin Jones, The Wayne County Basketball Boosters Club, and others for their role in the Monticello High School 1974 State Tournament Team 50 year reunion at the February 3rd game against Bardstown.   Thanks also…

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THE BEST RECIPE EVER  

THE BEST RECIPE EVER Matthew 16: 13b-18 “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am?And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist: some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets.He saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am?And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art…

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