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Basketball Brackets and Alcohol Can’t Mix

It’s that time of year again, basketball fans! Please note the following NCAA Bracket Contest Update from the Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, which does not allow these contests on premises licensed to sell alcohol.   NCAA BRACKET CONTEST:  The NCAA men’s basketball tournament is very popular in Kentucky. This popularity results in contests in…

Job Opportunity: Tour Guides

Are you looking for a fun and interesting job this summer? Do you like local history? Do you love talking to people? If so, we may have something just for you! We are currently accepting applications for part-time tour guides in Old Washington. This job is seasonal from April through November with variable hours.  Please…

Agenda for March 14 City Commission Meeting

Maysville Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:15 p.m. this evening in the Commission Chamber of City Hall (enter from parking lot at rear of building). Download agenda here or agenda is as follows: Invocation Roll Call Consent Agenda Regular minutes for Feb. 14, 2019 Department reports: Engineering, Utility, Code, Main Street, Police, Fire, Public…

Maysville Resident Sought to Serve on Board of Architectural Review

There is an opening on the City of Maysville Board of Architectural Review. The Board of Architectural Review shall be responsible for historical designations, certification of exterior changes to designated historical properties and other functions concerning historical preservation within the city limits. The Board of Architectural Review makes recommendations to the Planning Commission, Board of…

Employment Opportunity: Part Time Paramedics

The City of Maysville Fire Department is accepting applications for part time paramedics. Applicants must be certified with KBEMS. These positions are for EMS only. Maysville Fire Department offers competitive wages based on experience and flexible scheduling. Applications can be picked up and Maysville City Hall or Maysville Fire Station 1, 216 Bridge Steet or…

Cemetery Clean Up Scheduled for Monday

The grounds of Maysville & Mason County Cemetery will be cleaned this coming Monday, March 4. Artificial flowers are permitted November 1st through April 1st. The grounds are cleaned annually on the first Monday of March and the Monday following Memorial Day. Cemetery administrators emphasize that all remaining decorations will be removed during clean up.…

City Commission Agenda for Feb. 14

Maysville Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at Maysville Municipal Building. The agenda is as follows: CALL TO ORDER Invocation Roll call CONSENT AGENDA 3. The consent agenda is a means of expediting routine matters that must be acted on by Commission. All items approved will be done by…

Employment Opportunity: Building Inspector

The City of Maysville is currently accepting applications for a Ky Certified Level 1 Building Inspector. The Building Inspector is responsible for enforcing provisions of local and state building codes for properties within the city limits and Mason County. Must actively possess a Level 1 or 2 certification to be considered. Please include resume if…

Veterans Salute the Legendary Buffalo Soldier Colonel Charles Young

By: Charles Blatcher, III, Chairman – National Coalition of Black Veteran Organizations The Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, KCAAH, unveiled the Colonel Charles Young Veterans Flag Memorial in the City of Louisville on Veterans Day. The memorial was conceived by the Louisville chapter of the National Association of Black Veterans as an expression of…

Two Members Leaving Human Rights Commission, New Commissioners Sought

After serving out their terms on the Maysville Commission on Human Rights, Ann Johnson and Jean Black will rotate off in March. Commissioner Black has been serving as vice-chairperson on the commission while Commissioner Johnson has served as secretary. Mike Thomas is the current chairperson. Under their tenure, the HRC has researched the implementation a…