By Dennis Brown
Lewis County officials
presented their monthly activity reports during the May meeting of Lewis County
Sheriff Bill Lewis filed
his department’s report for activities from April 12, 2010, to May 10, 2010:
* Subpoenas Served
* Domestic Related Calls
* Civil Summons Served
* Felony Arrests
* Misdemeanor Arrests
* Criminal Summons
* Prisoners Transp. to
Secure Facility 304 miles
* Juveniles Transported
* DVOs and EPOs
* Court Bailiff Hours
* Auto Inspections
* Funeral Escorts
Property Taxes Collected
Lewis County Emergency
Management Director Carl Chaney reported the following activities:
* Performed all routine
administrative/office tasks as required by KyEM.
* Turned in all monthly
reports for KyEM.
* Participated in a
conference call with Windstream for cell phones.
* Met with KDMC
* Attended a floodplain
mapping meeting at the local office.
* Attended a city
* Worked with FEMA
Public Assistance and Individual Assistance representatives.
* Provided dispatch
* Working on FEMA
* Working on 911 issues.
* Working of Flood Plain
The Lewis County E-911
Dispatch Center received a total of 399 calls for service for the following
* Sheriff’s Department
* Vanceburg Police
* Traffic Stops
* Injury Accidents
* Non-injury Accidents
Fire Department and
* Lewis Co. FD
* Camp Dix FD
* Garrison FD
* Vanceburg FD
* Firebrick FD
* Black Oak FD
* Kinniconick FD
* Tollesboro FD
* Med Corp Ambulance
* Emergency Medical
* Non-CAD Events
Road Supervisor Dane
Howard reported that more than 2,830 tons of gravel and 10 tons of asphalt had
been hauled over the previous month.
Graded roads included
Cooper Fork, Esham Fork, Bee Branch, black Lick Road, Briery Road, Old Trace
Thomas Cemetery Road,
Firebrick/Indian Run, Rock Camp, Stamper Branch, Golden Ridge, Oak Ridge
area, Emerson area, Swearingen Branch, Flinders Cemetery Road, Aills Road
and Trinity Station Road.
Howard reported that
pipe had been installed or repaired at Railroad Street in Garrison,
Meadowbrook, Firebrick/Indian Run and Lynn Wood Subdivision.
was performed on Greenbriar Road, Craycraft Road, Southern Manor and Dry
Potholes were repaired
at Bradford Lane, Lower Kinney, Birchwood, Waterbirch, Brook Lane, Raccoon,
Laurel, Ribolt-Epworth, Simmons Road and Trinity Station Road.
ditching/road widening on Firebrick/Indian Run, Lower Twin/McDowell and
Gerkie Road. Slide areas were repaired on Garden Branch, Burnt Cabin Road,
Rock Camp Road, Black Lick Road and Holly Road.
Signs were printed
and/or installed for Jamison Lane, Garden Branch, Pine Grove Spur Road, May
Hollow, Quicks Run bridge/speed, Industrial Park and safety signs for
Other repairs were made
on Firebrick/Indian Run, Meadowbrook, Jones Cemetery Road, Lower
Twin/McDowell, Trinity Station Road, Holbrooke Hollow, Blue Springs Road,
Hazel Road, K. Riley Road, Little Holly Road, Dummitt Branch, Mud Lick Road,
Mosby, Bivens Branch, Clarksburg Branch, Sergeant’s Branch and Rock Run
Lewis County Jailer Tim
Underwood filed the following activity report for April 1– 30, 2010:
* State Inmates CC/CD/CI
* Served Out
* County Inmates
* Inmates Booked In
* Average Daily Jail
* Booking, Housing,
Medical, Damaged Property $1,916.23
* Telephone Commission
* Class D/CC/CI Pay for
* Somerset Food in April
* GPS System
Traveled 200 Miles to
Blackburn Correctional Complex.
Underwood reported that
15 Class D inmates participated in the work program totaling 1,180 man
hours. The agencies they assisted included The Lewis County Courthouse,
Justice Center, Sheriff’s Department, City of Vanceburg, Solid Waste
Program, Clean Highways Program, Garrison Little League, Garrison Boat
Docks, Tollesboro Little League, Lewis County Historical Society, Lewis
County Board of Education, Corps of Engineers, Helen Rayburn Library, and
the Black Oak, Tollesboro and Camp Dix Fire Departments.
He said 44 bags of waste
were picked up.
Underwood reported the
commissary account at the jail totaled $9,676.15 and the inmate account had
a balance of $6,686.13.
The Lewis County Animal
Shelter reported 23 total animals in; 25 adopted; 43 put down; 118 calls
received; 19 dogs picked up; and 28 dogs tagged.
County Treasurer Kathy
Dillow reported the total of all county funds for the month of April had a
beginning balance of $1,133,586.05 and an ending balance of $1,111,305.52.
Receipts for the month totaled $279,053.38 while disbursements totaled
Judge Executive Steve
Applegate reported on the alternate sentencing program adopted for
In the report, cold mix
and pipe cleaning tasks were completed on Pennsylvania Avenue, Oak Street,
Vice Street, Shawnee Drive, Meadowbrook, Bradford Lane, Smith Lane, Garrison
Lane, Railroad Street, Greenlawn Road, Brook Lane, Birchwood Lane, Lower
Kinney, Manley Hollow, Hazel Road, Blue Spring Road, Cabin Creek, Crooked
Creek, Straight Fork Road and Holly Branch.
Signs were repaired or
installed at Waterbirch Road, Lowder Lane, Old County Road, Fingerboard,
Quicks Run Bridge, Garden Branch, Jamison Lane, Firebrick/Indian Run, Black
Oak Industrial Park and May Hollow.
Bridge and guardrail
areas were cleaned and trimmed on Greenlawn Road, Lower Kinney, McDowell,
Garden Branch, Fingerboard, Brook Lane, and Birchwood Lane.
Mowing/seeding work was
done for Trinity Fish and game Club, Tollesboro Lions Club, Vanceburg Lions
Club, Woodlawn Cemetery, Firebrick/Indian Run Road and Railroad Street.
Garage maintenance hours
totaled 74 and nine bags of trash were picked up along roadways.
The next regular meeting
of Lewis County Fiscal Court will be at 9:30 a.m. June 14, 2010, in the
third floor courtroom of the Lewis County Courthouse.