Bourbon and Leasburg News

Charges filed in Leasburg shooting

Felony charges have been filed in connection with a domestic shooting incident on Lick Creek Road, near the Village of Leasburg. Caleb Riley Gaston, 30, of Leasburg, has been charged with four felonies: class B felony assault in the first degree, armed criminal action, class B felony burglary in the first degree, and class D felony unlawful possession of a firearm. Investigators say Gaston threatened to kill a relative and was shot with a handgun as a result of that dispute. His injuries from a single gunshot to the chest were not fatal.

Bus routes announced for Bourbon schools

    As the new school year begins, we want to welcome all students.  The following information is provided to assist students in boarding buses for school.  During the first couple of weeks, parents should have their children ready early until time schedules are more accurately set, due to new students moving into the district.