Lights stretching across a Downtown Covington street have returned for the first time in a generation as Mayor Chuck Scheper flipped the switch Friday evening for Light Up Pike.
Covington Independent Public School "bucks the trend" when it comes to school district finances, according to George Sparks of Bertke, Sparks, & Kremer, Inc., the independent auditor that revie
Fifteen months ago there were no Schepers holding public office in Covington and now there are two.
Covington Mayor Chuck Scheper appeared on WKRC's Newsmakers program Sunday and talked about his successful run as leader of the city for the past fourteen months.
Another hour of debate was added to the more than six months of discussion about a proposed Walgreen's that would be developed at the intersection of Martin Luther King Bouelvard and Madison Avenue
A theme is building in a string of four armed robberies across Covington with one happening at the far north end, two in the center of town, and another towards the south in Latonia.
Each week The River City News talks with Kenton County Commonwealth's Attorney Rob Sanders about his weekly e-newsletter that highlights who was sent to prison or got probation in the previ
UPDATE (4:47PM): The person being questioned by Covington Police is a woman who apparently suffers from psychological issues, including paranoia/schizophrenia.
More than thirty days will have passed since the last Covington City Commission meeting when the mayor and commissioners gather again on Tuesday.
Following a national trend, urban chickens could soon be free to cluck around Covington.
The Covington City Commission on Tuesday will vote on the proposed rental inspection program. Here is the language used by the city clerk on the commission agenda to describe the program:
Julie Geisen Scheper has been appointed to the Covington Board of Education, The River City News has confirmed, filling the school board seat vacated by Denise Varney who moved from the city in Aug
The planned Walgreen's that would be built on the site where a nineteenth century mansion currenntly sits will be an issue before the Covington City Commission Tuesday.
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The jobless rate dropped in 101 of Kentucky's 120 counties in October, including Kenton and Campbell, while Boone saw an increase in unemployment.