Today's News

  • Rebel runners make third straight state meet

    The Runnin’ Rebs made their way to Monticello at Cave Lake Park for the Class AA Region 5 Championship Meet hosted by Wayne County on Saturday.

    Twelve teams and 80 runners came together to run for spots in the KHSAA State Championships at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington next Saturday.

  • Galilean standout Allee Wesley

    Galilean sophomore Allee Wesley has shown great improvement this season and has been a key asset at the net for Coach Scott Jones.

    The Lady Eagles ended the season with back-to-back losses, but will travel to Morgantown, Ky., to try for a spot in the state tournament at 4 p.m. on Thursday.

  • Rebel football finishes best regular season ever at 9-1

    With the 41-6 drubbing of Adair County Friday night, this group of record-breaking Rebels became the first Casey County High School football team to finish a regular season at 9-1. The record breaking didn’t stop there.

  • Scholarship offered

    The George and Joan White Howell Environmental Education Scholarship is available for high school seniors interested in pursuing a degree in environmental science at Campbellsville University.

    Students graduating from Casey and several other counties are eligible.

  • Liberty Elementary School Honor Roll

    Liberty Elementary

    4th Grade

  • Prune brambles to maintain healthy berry plants

    By Jeneen Wiche

    It’s time to clean up the bramble patch: In order to maintain healthy and productive blackberries and raspberries we need to prune out the old to make room for the new. Most brambles are biennial, which means they fruit on second-year growth. Blackberries are easy to deal with, just remove the arching canes that fruited this year and trim up and attach the new growth from this summer to your trellis; this new growth will bear next summer’s fruit. Repeat the same thing next year.

  • Road trip

    The Haggard sisters recently visited their aunt Etwell Floyd, 93, center, who lives in Danville. The sisters are Louise Haggard Day, of Stanford; Phyllis Haggard Fights, of Guntersville, Ala.; and Lou Davis, of Dunville. (Photo submitted)

  • Making amends with Duke

    Beverly Stanley, of Bethelridge, gets back in Duke’s good graces as the two share a copy of the Casey County News during a stop in Milton, Kansas. Duke, also known as Chucky, bucked Stanley off earlier. (Photo submitted)

  • Surf, sand and sun

    Jan, left, and Roxie Covington recently vacationed in Kauai, Hawaii, and took along a copy of the Casey County News. (Photo submitted)

  • Street Beat

    Oct. 23

    8:49 a.m., non-injury accident at Save A Lot.

    12:22 p.m., officer requested at 6491 South US 127.

    12:58 p.m., escort at McKinney Brown.

    1:07 p.m., injury accident at 1440 South KY 501.

    2:29 p.m., officer out of car in Yosemite.

    3:00 p.m., officer requested at 4071 West KY 70.

    3:36 p.m., theft at 616 South Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard.

    5:53 p.m., non-injury accident on Allen Street.

    8:22 p.m., officer out of car on East KY 70.