Bourbon and Leasburg News

Two Leasburg men charged with assault

    Two Leasburg men stand charged with second-degree assault after a January 12 incident where they allegedly “caused physical injury to (the victim) by means of a dangerous instrument by striking (the victim) in the head and face with a long stick,” according to the felony complaint filed by the Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney’s office.

Stroup, Winchester reign over BHS homecoming - PHOTO GALLERY

    Bourbon High School seniors Ryan Strop and Jaylynn Winchester were crowned homecoming king and queen during a ceremony held in front of a large crowd at Bourbon High School Friday night.

Open house planned to remember Bourbon WWII hero

    The late Reid Stephens, who received the second highest Belgian Order of Knighthood last year for his service at the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, will be remembered during an open house memorial that will be held at the Bourbon American Legion Hall on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 1 to 4 p.m.

BHS hosting Steelville for homecoming on Friday

After having its previously scheduled homecoming games and coronation canceled on January 15 due to the weather, Bourbon High School will host Steelville at 5:30 p.m. Friday, February 5, for a pair of boys basketball games with the annual coronation ceremony taking place after the junior varsity game.

Bourbon looking at four-day school week, again

    The Bourbon School District is once again considering a move to a four-day school week. The district initially began discussion on the proposal prior to the 2020-21 school year but opted not to make the change due to the various issues in dealing with COVID-19. Now, the district is asking patrons for their thoughts on moving to a four-day week for the 2021-22 session.