The McCreary County Fiscal Court recently signed a new 5-year Garbage contract with Scott Solid Waste.
The McCreary County Fiscal Court recently signed a new 5-year Garbage contract with Scott Solid Waste. The previous contract expired in January 2023. The original contract in 2017 was with Poff Carting. However, in 2019 Scott Solid Waste (which is a company owned by Waste Connections) bought out Poff Carting and assumed the remainder of…Read More
Your County Government working for you
County Government is tasked with taking care of its citizens and providing basic services that you need. The Declaration of Independence states government should provide its citizens with certain inalienable rights one of which is life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. We are striving every day to do that! We want to provide the…Read More
What do you have to be Thankful for?
I know Thanksgiving is over, but shouldn’t we be thankful every day? I know I am most thankful for the mercy and grace that Jesus gives us. That through his sacrifice, we can be forgiven our transgressions and have eternal life. We all are thankful for family and health, shelter, food and the necessities of…Read More
By Jimmie W. Greene, II McCreary County Judge/Executive
What is Veterans Day? What should we do, or who are we honoring on that day? On Veterans Day we are honoring all that served or are serving in the US Military. Less than 1 percent of our population today will ever wear the uniform of this nation. Soon after the end of World War…Read More
Why can’t we build a jail?
By Jimmie Greene II This is a question that I hear quite frequently. Our previous jail was closed in 2013. Due to the jail needing various repairs and bringing it up to code, the jail was closed by the State. I feel like even if all the needed repairs were done the jail would have…Read More