Bourbon and Leasburg News

Bourbon schools taking extra precautions during viral outbreak

    With coronavirus concerns leading to “social distancing” across the country and school closings in some states, the Bourbon School District reached out to parents last week to assure them the district is taking extra steps to ensure students and staff members are protected from the disease.

Closed hearing held to determine future of Bourbon police chief

    Despite an effort by Bourbon Police Chief Paul Satterfield’s attorney to get a hearing set by the city council to discuss the chief’s firing moved to a bigger location and left open to the public, the council met in closed session Monday night to discuss the matter. An announcement about what action was taken must be released no later than Thursday.