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14 more COVID cases reported in two days; Gov. issues mask mandate

On Tuesday, the Clark County Public Health Director Becky Kissick said she was pleased to report there were ... Read more | Add your comment

City strengthening nuisance control

The Winchester Board of Commissioners during its work session Monday discussed plans to strengthen code enforcement regarding public ... Read more | Add your comment

Flynn named interim city manager

Most city employees won’t have to get acquainted with Winchester’s interim city manager; they already know him. Mike ... Read more | Add your comment

Clark gets help from White House drug czar

Clark County will get more resources to fight the opioid epidemic by being part of a multi-county federal ... Read more | Add your comment

Clark County

Database assesses county-level risk for COVID-19

How at risk is Clark County for the coronavirus? A new interactive database compiled by researchers at Harvard University aims to answer that question. The ... Read more | Add your comment

by Winchester Sun.

Clark County

County has 150 coronavirus cases

As of 5 p.m. on July 6, the Clark County Health Department is reporting three new positive cases of COVID-19 in individuals ranging in age ... Read more | Add your comment

by Randy Patrick.

Clark County

McConnell: ‘Wear a mask’

Closing businesses, schools, parks and beaches helped slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, but as all these have opened up again, infections and deaths ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:25 am

Clark County

McConnell expects another stimulus

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday there will likely be another stimulus measure to help businesses and others hurt by the coronavirus, but it ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:23 am

News

School board to have special meeting

The Clark County Board of Education will have a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Central Office auditorium. The meeting will be held ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:20 am

Editorials

OUR VIEW: Don’t leave children, pets in hot cars

As cases of the coronavirus spike in Kentucky, it can be hard to focus on anything else, but there’s another potentially fatal danger that also ... Read more

by Sun Editorial Board, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:16 am

Community Columnists

KOUTOULAS: Amazon’s fake user review problem

I frequently make purchases online, usually from Amazon. Don’t get me wrong; I’m still a big believer in keeping my money local, and I do ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:11 am

News

Alvarado to chair Substance Use Recovery Task Force

The Senate Majority Caucus has announced its task force appointments for the 2020 interim session of the Kentucky General Assembly. Sen. Ralph Alvarado, R-Winchester, has ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:09 am

News

BCTC Winchester offers more health care program options

Because of student interest and need in the medical community, Bluegrass Community and Technical College Winchester-Clark County Campus will offer the Kentucky Medication Aide (KMA) ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 10, 2020 10:09 am

News

Central Bank announces the promotion of Tim Duncan to senior market lender in Winchester

Central Bank Chairman, president and CEO, Luther Deaton, Jr., has announced the promotion of Tim Duncan to senior market lender. Duncan began his career at ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 10, 2020 9:59 am

Clark County

Seven new COVID cases reported

On Tuesday, the Clark County Public Health Director Becky Kissick said she was pleased to report there were no new cases of COVID-19 that day ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:30 pm

Sports

Kentucky adds UAB and Marshall to non-conference schedule

By KEITH TAYLOR, Kentucky Today LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky’s non-conference basketball schedule is almost complete. The Wildcats added the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) and ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 12:32 pm

Sports

Now healthy, ex-Wildcat Anthony Davis eager to return to the cour

BY KEITH TAYLOR, Kentucky Today Anthony Davis is confident the Los Angeles Lakers can win the NBA title once the season resumes this month in ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:32 am

News

Main Street Winchester earns 2020 national accreditation

Main Street Winchester has been designated as a 2020 Accredited Main Street America program by the National Main Street Center, which recognizes communities across the ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:04 am

News

Kentucky River Foothills offering cooling assistance programs in response to COVID-19

Kentucky River Foothills is accepting applications for their new LIHEAP Summer Cooling Programs. Designed to help offset the cost of higher electric bills because of ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:02 am

News

News briefs for July 7, 2020

Rotary Club to have Zoom meeting The Winchester Rotary Club will meet via Zoom at noon Friday, July 10. The guest speaker is Andy Shea, ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:58 am

Clark County

Clark man charged with sexual abuse

A Winchester man has been charged with sexual abuse for alleged misconduct with a child in his care. Joshua Tell Maynard, 28, of Winchester was ... Read more

by Whitney Leggett, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:57 am

News

Democrats cancel Wendell Ford Dinner

The novel coronavirus has claimed another popular annual event, the Clark County Democratic Party’s annual Wendell Ford Dinner. Henry Branham, county chair, sent out an ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:55 am

Clark County

Clark man charged with fetal homicide from April crash

A Clark County man faces various charges after he caused a wreck that resulted in the death of an unborn child. Desmond Davis, 23, of ... Read more

by Whitney Leggett, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:55 am

Clark County


Coyotes spotted around town

Diana Royse couldn’t believe what she was seeing. She had left her home on Estes Drive to drop off her utility bill and was driving ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:54 am

COPING WITH COVID-19

Back to school will be different this year

Students in Clark County Public Schools will return to classes after Labor Day, but going back to school will be different from anything they’ve ever ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:53 am

Clark County

Coyotes come to town

Diana Royse couldn’t believe what she was seeing. She had left her home on Estes Drive to drop off her utility bill and was driving ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Sunday, July 5, 2020 2:59 pm

Clark County

Three more virus cases reported Friday

On July 3, at 6 p.m., the Clark County Health Department reported three new positive cases of COVID-19. Of these, one is a 67-year-old female ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Saturday, July 4, 2020 7:10 pm

Independence Day

Alvarado: Celebrating Independence Day

Since the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence, the Fourth of July has been observed as a day for Americans to stand in unity ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 3, 2020 10:53 am

failure

Koutoulas: Trump’s biggest failure

News broke last weekend that Russia has been paying bounties for the lives of coalition troops serving in Afghanistan. According to the New York Times, ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 3, 2020 10:51 am

diversity

Letter to the Editor for July 3, 2020

Diversity can fight racism At the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) training last fall, Pastor Edward Palmer said it didn’t matter if I was a ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, July 3, 2020 10:50 am

Brittany Black

Clark native named athletic director at Campbell

The new athletics director for Robert D. Campbell Junior High School is not a new face around Winchester. Brittany Black was born and grew up ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, July 3, 2020 10:20 am