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  • Out of the Past Jan. 31

    10 Years Ago

    Week of Jan. 30, 2008

    A Liberty man has filed for the office of state representative of the 24th District. Anthony Stargle, 33, of Liberty filed papers in the Secretary of State’s office Jan. 22, he said. He is hoping to unseat State Rep. Jimmy Higdon of Lebanon for the Republican nomination to represent Casey, Marion, and a portion of Pulaski County.

    The Casey County News collected eight awards, including the first-place honors, at the 2007 Excellence in Kentucky Newspapers Contest sponsored by the Kentucky Press Association.

  • Out of the Past: 051116

    10 YEARS AGO
    Week of May 10, 2006

    Gov. Ernie Fletcher signed a ceremonial copy of House Bill 151 at Casey County High School. The bill required parental permission for underage teens to use tanning beds.
    Michael Loy, Raymond Overstreet, and Judy Vance were running for the office of district judge.
    The primary election was near. Voters would select party nominees and office-holders from among 68 candidates.
    Fifty high school students were expected to attend a weekend rodeo.

  • Contest winners from the 2011 Casey County Fair

    Beef Show
    Angus — Female    
    Senior Calf — First, Codee Guffey; second, Maggie Jasper; third, Kristen Fristoe; fourth, Lauren Moss.
    Summer Yearling — First, Maggie Jasper; second, Maggie Jasper; third, Cass Foley; fourth, Rob Clark/Taylor Graves.         
    Late Junior Yearling — First, Megan Cole; second, Maggie Jasper; third, Rob Clark/Taylor Graves.
    Early Junior Yearling — First, Maggie Jasper; second, Josh Jasper; third, Kayla Reynolds.