Lewis County officials
presented their monthly activity reports during the August meeting of Lewis
County Fiscal Court.
Sheriff Bill Lewis filed
his department’s report for activities from July 13, 2009, to August 10, 2009:
* Subpoenas Served
* Domestic Related Calls
* Civil Summons Served
* Felony Arrests
* Misdemeanor Arrests
* Criminal Summons
* Prisoners Transp. to
Secure Facility 492 miles
* Juveniles Transported
* DVOs and EPOs
* Court Bailiff Hours
* Auto Inspections
* Funeral Escorts
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.
* Attended a Hazmat
meeting in Fleming County.
* Met with a Code Red
* Attended a highway
transportation meeting at BTADD.
* Attended the
Governor’s Emergency Management Workshop at Louisville.
* Attended a County Fire
* Working on FEMA
* Working on 911 issues.
* Working of Flood Plain
* Provided dispatch
The Lewis County E-911
Dispatch Center received a total of 374 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
Road Supervisor Dane
Howard reported that more than 4,971 tons of gravel and 532.1 tons of asphalt
had been hauled over the previous month and said pothole repairs had been made
at Trinity Station Road, Skidmore Lane, Sand Branch, Fairview, Little Sulphur,
Creamery Pike, Quicks Run, Craycraft Road, Warren Cemetery, Howie Lane,
Murphy’s Lane, Hampton Lane, Craycraft Lane, Southern Manor, Garrard Road,
Manley Hollow, Old Trace, Beechy Creek Road, Smith Lane and Rock Run Road.
Graded roads included
Horseshoe Bend Road, Straight Fork, Fugate Lane, Elk Lick, Slate Point, Slate
Hollow, Fly Branch, Hazel, Happy Hollow, Fingerboard, Mud Lick, Perry Branch,
Raccoon Road, Gilliam Cemetery Road, Garden Branch, Bear Branch, Bigden Hollow,
Thorpe Ridge, Sargeant’s Branch, Rock
Camp, Holly Road, Oak
Hill, Cedar Hill, Craycraft Road, Paint Lick Road, Burnt Cabin, Black Lick, Elk
Lick, Logan Fork, Perry Branch, Fuller Branch, Clarksburg Road, Cooper Fork,
McCleese Hollow, Crooked Creek, Gilliam Cemetery Road, Burt Logan Road,
Horseshoe Bend, Buck Lick Road, Twin Branch and the Camp Dix area.
Howard reported that
pipe had been installed or repaired at Bear Branch, Quicks Run, Greenlawn Road,
Oak Ridge, Bowman Springs, Greenbriar Road, Fuller Branch, Holly Road, Rock Run
Road, Crooked Creek, Big Cabin Creek, Manley Hollow, Bill Chain, McDowell, Sandy
Lane, Thurman Lane, Rock Camp, Toller Hollow, Long Branch, Webster Cemetery
Road, Mulligan Hollow, Buck Lick, Old State Fork, Clarksburg Branch and Spy Run
Red Brush, Long Branch,
Straight Fork, Elk Lick, Sandy Lane, Lori Lane and Skidmore Lane received
ditching or road widening.
Tree and debris
removal/brush cutting/mowing was reported for the Burtonville area, Lewis Lane,
Lambert Branch, Stone Branch, Creamery Pike, Garrard Road, Toller Hollow,
Hackworth Branch, Holly Road, Ghost Hollow Road, McDowell Road, Heddleston Road,
Beechy Hill, Skidmore Lane, Bill Chain Road, Garrison area, Black Oak, Old Trace
Road, Poplar Flat, Rock Run Road, Big Cabin Road, Lower Kinney Road, Horseshoe
Bend Road, Union Hill, Waterbirch, Fly Branch, Old Trace, Craycraft Road, Tar
Fork Road, Lyles Lane, Fugate Lane, Pine valley Road, Ribolt-Epworth Road, Oak
Ridge area, Quicks Run Road and all roads in the Tannery District.
He reported bridge
redecking and bridge repairs for Toller Hollow, Big Cabin Creek, Stone
Branch/Davis and Lower Kinney Road.
Howard reported other
repairs at Murphy’s Lane, Oak Hill, Crooked Creek, Manley Hollow, Straight
Fork, Elk Lick, Sandy Lane, Lori Lane, Bradford Lane, Ribolt-Epworth, Rock Run,
Hazel, Hackworth Branch, Skidmore Lane, Old State Fork, Raccoon, Stamper Branch,
Perry Branch, Twin Branch, Garden Branch, Mud Lick, Bill Chain, Clarksburg
Branch, Bear Branch, Spy Run and Holly Road.
Lewis County Jailer Tim
Underwood filed the following activity report for July 1 – 31, 2009:
* State Inmates CC/CD/CI
* Served Out
* County Inmates
* Inmates Booked In
* Average Daily Jail
* Booking, Housing,
Medical, Damaged Property $1,525.82
* Telephone Commission
* Class D/CC/CI Pay for
* Somerset Food in July $6,365.62
Traveled 200 Miles
* Blackburn Correctional
Underwood reported that
40 Class D inmates participated in the work program totaling 5,000 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
Areas covered by the
Clean Highways Program included Skidmore Lane, Garrison Lane, Indian Run,
Craycraft Lane, Ky. Rt. 1306, Lions Club Lane, Bel Air Drive, Poplar Flats, Ky,
Rt. 57, Smith Lane, Martin Lane and Hickory Hollow. A total of 372 bags of waste
were picked up.
Underwood reported the
commissary account at the jail totaled $8,928.05 and the inmate account had a
balance of $7,212.11.
Lewis County Animal
Control Officer Shawn Henderson reported that there were 12 pickups in Lewis
County for the month of July. Drop offs totaled 34; 4 adoptions; and 13 tagged.
Henderson reported that
Ohio Fuzzy Paws donated dog food valued at $75.00 and blankets and supplies
valued at $85 were also donated to the shelter.
County Treasurer Kathy
Dillow reported the total of all county funds for the month of July had a
beginning balance of $635,269.40 and an ending balance of $565,168.47. Receipts
for the month totaled $350,547.95 while disbursements totaled $420,648.88.
The next regular meeting of Lewis County
Fiscal Court will be at 9:30 a.m. September 14, 2009, in the third floor
courtroom of the Lewis County Courthouse.