New week with a lot going on

New week with a lot going on

Busy week with the beginning of a new court term, drug court, grand jury and a mess of cases before Floyd County Circuit Court Tuesday, along with the opening meeting of 2019 for Supervisors. High school sports kick off the week with girls basketball (middle school,...
Back into the fray with court and supervisors

Back into the fray with court and supervisors

After a slow period — news wise — we head back into a full day of Floyd County Circuit Court, followed by the evening meeting of the County Board of Supervisors — kicked off by a public hearing on the last part of the new level of taxes we all face...
So much to cover, so little time

So much to cover, so little time

As a contractor who covers both the Floyd County Board of Supervisors and the Circuit Court as a reporter, and a photographer who tries to cover the increasingly busy high school sports schedule, I find a lot of conflicts. On Tuesday, I have a major court hearing that...
Interesting times ahead for the Board of Supervisors

Interesting times ahead for the Board of Supervisors

Only one scheduled meetings for the Floyd County Board of Supervisors for the laast two months of 2017. The board meets Tuesday for its one meeting of November instead of the two meetings (second Tuesday in a day meeting that starts at 8:30 a.m. and the fourth Tuesday...
Boothe unseats Supervisor chairman Clinger

Boothe unseats Supervisor chairman Clinger

Courthouse District voters Tuesday fired County Board of Supervisors chairman Casey Clinger and returned former representative Jerry Bishop to the seat he gave up in 2009. With 100 percent of the votes counted, Boothe collected 51.87 percent (526 votes) to Clingers...