Archive for December 26th, 2012

Snowstorm blankets Goreville

[This article was updated Jan. 2 to include additional information]  Snow removal crews were busy Wednesday morning throughout Johnson County as they cleared an estimated 14 inches off of Goreville village streets and an estim...


Snow, rain a welcomed sight for Lake Egypt Water District

As Johnson County fell under a winter storm watch Sunday evening with the National Weather Service out of Paducah, Ky. predicting rain and heavy snow Christmas night, officials at the Lake Egypt Water District welcomed the fore...


Alto Pass signs fracking ban

Opponents of the mining process known as hydraulic fracturing are praising a recent ordinance signed by the Village of Alto Pass to ban such practices within the city limits. The ban, suggested as a “symbolic” position by a...