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The Butler County Fiscal Court met in special session on Monday night, in what is likely to be one of the last special sessions needed by the Court.
The Butler County Opry opened to an enthusiastic and supportive crowd of community members Saturday night at the Butler County High School. County Extension Agent Greg Drake was emcee, entertaining the crowd between songs for the 3 hour long country music showcase.
Butler County has been selected to receive an award of $6,770 in Federal Funds through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.
Tuesday, March 17, a group of interested citizens came to the Rochester Community Building for a presentation by Seth Wheat, Adventure Tourism Assistant of the Adventure Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet.
The following churches and organizations have planned Easter services and activities:
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Easter Services April 5th7:00--Sunrise Service and Breakfast8:00--Sunday School9:00--Worship Service10:00--Egg Hunt
Beech Tree News provides courthouse statistics on a regular basis. Courthouse information provided in this article is a matter of public record. The following records are from the Butler County Clerk and Circuit Clerk’s offices and cover February 18- March 18th.
911 dispatching, not the operation of the local ambulance service itselft, is the reason for the financial shortfall impacting Butler County EMS.
A one-vehicle accident in Butler County has left an Edmonson County woman dead. The accident happened on Wednesday evening on Highway 185, two miles from the Crossroads. Angela K. Sowders, of Roundhill, Kentucky, was killed in the crash.
The Butler County Stockman’s Association held their second annual livestock sale on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Eva Hawes Ag. Exposition Center in the Morgantown City Park. The sale was a huge success netting $107,175 for Butler County Farmers. Last year's sale was $64,000.