Manchester City Council met for the first time after the November election and had a long and productive meeting Monday night, including action on delinquent taxes.
A two-car accident on Highway 638 Monday sent two people to the hospital and totaled both vehicles. Joanne Sizemore age 27 of Beech Creek Road was traveling east in a 2007 Pontiac G6 when she apparently loss control of her car striking a 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Ricky Neal, age 44 of Upper Rader Road.
The superintendent released head coach Evan Napier and his staff Monday afternoon following their third straight losing season. Napier finished at 7-26 over three seasons as the head coach.
A domestic violence incident at Burning Springs Elementary could lead up to five years in prison for a Clay County man.
Clay County Sheriff Kevin Johnson and his deputies were in the national spotlight this week after the airing of “Kentucky Wild” on the National Geographic channel program Southern Justice.
Following the premier showing the video of the program was posted on the Manchester Enterprise facebook page. In less than a week the post received over 14,000 hits, breaking the website’s record. Only two other posts have reached 10,000 hits.
If you have not had the opportunity to see the video watch it at
Political newcomers Linda Smallwood and James Ed Garrison survived tight primary battles to move on to the fall election and finished their quest for office with wins Tuesday.
Go to page A-7 to see final vote totals from Tuesday’s election.