• Wednesday, Dec. 20: Seasoned pinto beans, cooked cabbage, peaches, cornbread, and onion, milk.

    Thursday, Dec. 21: Cheeseburger, bake beans, potato salad, pickle, onion, fruit cocktail, mustard, ketchup, bun, milk.

    Friday, Dec. 22: Brown sugar ham, sweet potatoes, green beans, apple pie, roll, margarine, milk.

  • 10 Years Ago
    Week of Dec. 12, 2007

    A leak in a low-pressure gas line at the city’s natural gas station facility on Whipp Avenue caused the area of the street from Trammel to Allen streets to be evacuated.

    A Kentucky State Trooper charged with reckless homicide in the death of an Adair County man was acquitted Thursday by a Casey County Circuit Court jury.

    A Casey County man was injured and hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself outside his residence on Saturday night.

  • Wednesday, Dec. 13: Country friend steak, western bake beans, au gratin potatoes, banana, bread, margarine, cookie, milk

    Thursday, Dec. 14: Creamy chicken noodles, peas, applesauce, margarine, roll, milk

    Friday, Dec. 15: Potluck

    Monday, Dec. 18: Sloppy Joes, corn, broccoli, peaches, cookie, bun, milk

    Tuesday, Dec. 19: Pork barbeque, scalloped potatoes, cole slaw, vanilla wafers, juice, bun, milk

  • 10 Years Ago
    Week of Dec. 5, 2007

    Nearly two and one-half years after intruders broke into the home of an elderly Casey County man, robbing and assaulting him, an arrest has been made in the case.

    The Economic Development authority of Liberty-Casey County wass under new leadership, as new executive director Tami Vater took over Nov. 26.

    Three teenagers had been arrested after they allegedly went on a spree early Thursday morning, breaking into as many as 12 vehicles.

  • Wednesday, Dec. 6: Meatloaf with sauce, mashed potatoes, peas and carrots, juice, margarine, roll, milk

    Thursday, Dec. 7: Pork chop, sweet potatoes, lima beans, mandarin oranges, bread, margarine, milk

    Friday, Dec. 8: Chili, peanut butter sandwich, baby carrots, celery sticks, ranch dip, bread, crackers, banana, milk

    Monday, Dec. 11: Beef mac and tomatoes, tossed salad with tomatoes and peppers, dressing, tropical fruit, toast, margarine, milk

  • 10 Years Ago

    Week of Nov. 29, 2007

    The Christmas season was ushered into Liberty Friday night as “A Children’s Christmas” was expected to draw a crowd in to view the light Christmas parade and all the trimmings that go with a holiday celebration.

    The 2007 holiday shopping season in Liberty experienced a strong start the prior week, local retailers said.

  • By Gloria Yoder

    As I write this I am holding our dear foster son, Jesse, who is just over a month old.

    Only this time I am not in the comfort of our rocker in our living room. Instead, I’m in the hospital with this handsome little boy who unfortunately has respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).

  • Wednesday, Nov. 29: Pork tenderloin, whole potatoes, carrots, bread, milk

    Thursday, Nov. 30: Roast beef, mashed potatoes, mixed veggies, bread, milk

  • 10 YEARS AGO

    Week of Nov. 14, 2007

    Bottled water was going off the shelves in Liberty’s stores at a faster pace than usual. That’s because many people didn’t like what is coming out of their taps these days.

    While the Federal Aviation Administration in Atlanta did not have a record of the Casey County Hospital district applying for a helipad to be a part of the new facility, the Memphis office does.

  • Wednesday, Nov. 15: Sloppy joe, tater tots, green beans, bread, milk

    Thursday, Nov. 16: Pinto beans, greens, stewed tomatoes, cornbread, milk

    Friday, Nov. 17: Baked ranch chicken, mixed veggies, baked potatoes, bread, milk

    Monday, Nov. 20: Refried beans, ground chuck, corn tortilla, Mexican corn, lettuce and tomato, milk

    Tuesday, Nov. 21: Potato soup, potatoes, carrots, ham, bread, milk

  • By David Stone

    Time is a precious commodity for the workers extending electrical service to a small island in the Green River in downtown Liberty.

    There’s a deadline looming to complete the project so an annual holiday light show can go on as scheduled. Then there’s the matter of taking time from the busy schedule to teach younger members of the work crew the skills necessary to do the job right.

  • 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)

  • 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)

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