May 2018 Articles


Monica Yates & Kelly Price lead Lewisburg graduates

By Bobbi Miller

Posted on May 30, 2018 8:05 PM

Lewisburg School held graduation Friday, May 25, at 6 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Fifty-three eighth grade students were recognized as graduates. The following students were recognized for outstanding achievement in academics during the 2017-2018 school year: Kelly Price (Reading); Ilana Dunca...

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Gilbert, Wilkerson, Coursey, McReynolds lead RHS Class of 2018

By Penni Nugent

Posted on May 29, 2018 10:24 PM

  The 2018 Commencement for Russellville High School graduating seniors was held Saturday, May 26, at 10 a.m. in the Jim Young Gymnasium with a packed house. The traditional “Pomp and Circumstance” was played by the Russellville High School Band as the graduates followed the boar...

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Motorists urged to be cautious traveling 68-80 sale this week

By Wes Watt, Transportation Cabinet

Posted on May 29, 2018 12:24 PM

Motorists traveling on U.S. 68 throughout Kentucky need to be aware of the annual yard sale event which is along the entire stretch of U.S. 68 in Kentucky. The event begins Thursday, May 31 and goes through Sunday, June 3. Motorists need to use extra caution when traveling on this route wh...

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News Briefs on The LoJo for April 2018

By Jim Turner

Posted on May 28, 2018 12:31 AM

Apr 30, 2018 Logan athletes named regional archers of year Two more Logan County athletes have been honored by the Fourth Region Athletic Directors Associations. LCHS Athletic Director Greg Howard says, "Logan County High School is proud to announce that Rhonda Reeves ...

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Logan FFA celebrates another great year

By Ashlyn Tracy. Reporter

Posted on May 27, 2018 9:49 PM

The 2018 Logan County FFA Banquet was held late in the semester at the UK Extension Office. Awards were given out as well as induction of the new officer team. The 2017- 2018 was as follows: President- Jessalyn Robey, Vice President- Meela Reno, secretary- Zach Milam, Treasurer- Rachel Taylor, Rep...

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A new sheriff will be in town following primary

By Jim Turner

Posted on May 23, 2018 1:03 AM

A long-time incumbent sheriff, two former magistrates, and an experienced prosecutor are among Logan County political candidates who won’t see their races continue into November following party primaries conducted Tuesday. Wallace Whittaker, who has been Logan County sheriff for 16 years, w...

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Logan Countians among record numbers of SKYCTC graduates

By Jim Turner

Posted on May 19, 2018 8:44 PM

A new set of Logan Countians with college degrees has emerged from Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKYCTC). They were among 736 candidates receiving 2,278 credentials (certificates, diplomas, and degrees) at the College’s Commencement Ceremonies on Friday, May 4....

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Historic first class of SKY FAME with Logan ties honored before graduation

By Jim Turner

Posted on May 15, 2018 11:28 PM

History was made, rewarded, and cherished in a 25-hour span the first weekend in May when the inaugural cohort of SKY Fame graduated from Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College with Associate degrees in Industrial Maintenance Technology. The 20-man class was honored on that Thursda...

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Posted on May 13, 2018 9:55 PM

Logan County Schools Superintendent Paul Mullins and Food Service Director Jamie Fair have issued the following announcement: Logan County Schools Food Service Program provides free breakfast and lunch to all law enforcement officials, including first responders, police officers, and deputies, i...

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RHS taking SBDM parent applications

By Kelly Paul

Posted on May 10, 2018 12:05 AM

Russellville Jr/Sr High School is accepting nominations for the 2018-2019 Site-Based Decision Making Council Parent representatives. Qualified parents must have a child enrolled in the Jr./Sr. High school for the 2018-19 school year and cannot be an employee of the District. If you are interested,...

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Corrections to be made to 2018 LCHS yearbook

By Ryan Bailey, LCHS Yearbook Advisor

Posted on May 8, 2018 9:01 PM

While this is one of the best yearbooks Logan County High School has ever produced, and is visually the best one the Yearbook Staff has designed, we have unfortunately made some mistakes that have rightly upset a few. Regarding this, we are deeply sorry, but seek to remedy the situation as much as p...

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Logan Democrats hosting Blue Wave fundraiser Saturday

Posted on May 7, 2018 10:20 PM

  The Logan County Democratic Women’s Club, along with the Logan County Democratic Executive Committee, will host the Blue Wave Pre-Primary Fundraising Dinner this Saturday, May 12, at the Logan County Extension Office. Attendees will be able to “Meet the Candidates” for lo...

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Auburn's Becka Cox named top city clerk in Kentucky

Posted on May 5, 2018 11:19 PM

KMCA President and Hopkinsville City Clerk Crissy Upton has announced that Becka Cox, Auburn City Clerk, was named the 2018 Kentucky Municipal Clerk of the Year at the annual Spring Conference in Covington last week.  President Upton stated, “Becka has been an asset to KMCA for the past ...

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SKYCTC commencement tonight

By Mark Brooks

Posted on May 4, 2018 10:40 AM

Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC) will honor 736 candidates receiving 2,278 credentials (certificates, diplomas, and degrees) at the College’s Commencement Ceremonies on Friday, May 4. The ceremonies will be held at the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center...

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