Sunday Feb 9
Booneville mayor of 55 years said to be Kentucky's longest-serving
When Charles Long became mayor of the Owsley County seat in 1959, Dwight D. Eisenhower was president and Fidel Castro had just taken over Cuba.
Kentucky State Police
Booneville Woman Dies in Perry County Collision
On Sunday, February 2, 2014, at approximately 7:05p.m., Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard responded to a single vehicle collision on KY 2022, in the Buckhorn community of Perry County.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Wilder gives police cruiser to Owsley County
Instead of selling a used police cruiser, the city has gifted a 2006 Ford Crown Victoria to an Eastern Kentucky county sheriff's office.
Food stamp cut hits Owsley County harder than most
BOONEVILLE — Rosanna Troyer is coping with the drop in her federal food assistance from $367 to $303 by cutting back on meat purchases and buying more canned goods and macaroni and cheese.
The Washington Post
Food stamp cut hits Ky. county harder than most
In this Nov. 21, 2013 photo, Cleda Turner, director of the Owsley County Outreach, folds clothes at the thrift store in Booneville, Ky.