Area Breaking News

Annual Water System Flushing Program to Begin Soon

Drinking Water Disinfection Will Temporarily Change in Some Areas LEXINGTON, Ky., (April 6, 2021) – Kentucky American Water will soon conduct its annual water system flushing program, which involves crews opening selected fire hydrants throughout the water distribution system and letting them flow for several minutes. Before, during, and, for a short period of time…

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Downtown Paris Decorated for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Paris, Ky. (April 5, 2021) – If you have driven downtown Paris recently, you may have noticed some extra splashes of color on the lampposts and in front of the courthouse. The blue pinwheels and Main Street banners will be up all April for Child Abuse Prevention Month. CASA of Lexington put up the decorations…

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COVID and vaccination update for Bourbon County

FROM THE BOURBON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT: COVID 19 update (April 1) Again today, we received no new COVID 19 cases and released 5 that have completed their isolation period. Please continue to get vaccinated so we can continue this good news.  Register today for a vaccine at www.bourboncohd.org if you’re 18 or older. Bourbon County…

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City To Explore Sidewalk Replacement

WARREN TAYLOR | Citizen Staff Paris City Manager Daron Jordan and City Attorney Bryan Beauman briefed the City Commission about a proposed sidewalk repair/replacement program on Tuesday, March 23. The program would be modeled after a similar one implemented in Midway, Kentucky. “I think that the way it operates best for Paris, adopting the Midway…

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