• Home businesses partner to create Liberty’s Christmas Carnival

    Several local home businesses have partnered to open a seasonal retail store in downtown Liberty.  Christmas Carnival is located at 12 Hustonville St. next to the Sugar Rush Cafe and will offer a variety of gift and novelty items.

    Karrell Wilkerson came up with the idea and has taken a leadership role in the business.  The store will consist of vendors that will set up a booth offering different items for sale.  There are eight committed vendors so far, selling everything from candles to Christmas ornaments.

  • New CVS adds to business landscape on U.S. 127

    CVS Pharmacy opened its doors to customers on Sunday, Nov. 3.  The pharmacy is located at 397 North Wallace Wilkinson Blvd. in Liberty.  

    Due to construction in the parking lot along Trammel Street as well as to the drive thru,  the ribbon cutting ceremony has been postponed until Nov. 8.

    “It’s definitely more than just a pharmacy,” said CVS Manager Jan Atwood.  “We have just about anything you need and we do run specials.”

  • New doctors join Casey County Primary Care

     Two new health care providers have joined the staff at Casey County Primary Care recently – but one has been here before.

    Dr. Jared Wilson, who practiced at CCPC from 1998-2002, began seeing patients locally on Aug. 5, and Bentley O’Dell, APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse), opened his door to patients on Aug. 1.

  • Sugar Rush Cakes in new location in downtown Liberty

    Sugar Rush

    6 Hustonville St. 



  • Maloney named manager of the year

    Scott Blair is proud of the grocery store that he owns and he’s thankful to have award-winning employees on his staff.

    Blair, owner of Liberty IGA on Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard, said that Paul Malone, manager of the store, recently received the 2013 Manager of the Year award at the Laurel Grocery Company Management Conference and Food Show in Cincinnati.

    Laurel Grocery Company supplies stores in Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Ohio, Indiana, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Illinois, Blair said.

  • GetSetGo Internet service up and running

    A well-known radio station owner and DJ is now representing a new wireless Internet service. 

    Rick Wesley, owner of RadioLibertyKY.com, says that for people living in and around Liberty and Dunn-ville, GetSetGo offers a fast Internet connection at a very reasonable price.

    “This is a company developed by Bluegrass Cellular and as to my understanding, it’s the only wireless 4G Internet service here,” Wesley said.

  • Liberty Eye Center to offer extended office hours and add new staff

     With a growing clientele, and desire to serve the community, Liberty Eye Center, PLLC is increasing their staff and business hours.

    Dr. Michael K. Smith and his wife, Dr. Kimberly Z. Smith, will soon be joined by Dr. Laura Steffen.

  • Liberty Collision Center offers one-stop shop for wreck repairs

    Cars are built today to crumple upon impact to deflect injury from its passengers. Liberty Collision Center, which opened late last summer, offers drivers a one-stop shop to get their car back into shape and shining like new.
    From frame repair to painting, the center, a division of Davis LLC, has the latest technology to put a wrecked car onto the road again quickly.

  • Love for barber shops becomes career

    A local man who’s been hanging around barbershops most of his life now works in one. And he loves every minute he’s there.
    Brandon McKinney, 34, son of David McKinney and Kathy Blevins, has been working at Charlie’s (McAnelly) Barber Shop since July. He grew up in Liberty, graduating from Casey County High School in 1996.
    Always knowing what he wanted to do as a career, it took the stocky young man with a ready smile several years to get around to pursuing it.

  • Local business offers contract-free prepaid cell service

    Casey County now has a local alternative for prepaid cellphone service.
    Chad Tyner of Windsor will be hosting the grand opening of his new business, Wireless 523, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2.
    “We are going to be a cell phone store where we provide prepaid service for everyone,” Tyner said.
    The monthly plans start at $30 for unlimited talk and text, and go up to $60, which includes unlimited talk, text, and picture messaging, as well as 2 GB of data, $20 international talk, and free international text.