Bourbon and Leasburg News

Local grant will bring misting stations to Bourbon park

    Thanks to a $5,000 grant from Impact 100 Crawford County, residents in Bourbon will be enjoying a pair of new misting stations in the city park this summer. The project is just part of a long list of improvements made by the city’s Park Board in recent years.

Local veteran will be honored by Belgium

    World War II veteran Reid Stephens, of Bourbon, will be honored in a special ceremony scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Friday at Bourbon High School when he will receive the Order of the Crown, the second highest Belgian Order of Knighthood, from the Belgium government for his service during the Battle of the Bulge.

Police chief’s hearing Is moved to March 2

• City currently operating with just three officers
    Suspended Police Chief Paul Satterfield will appear before the Bourbon City Council on March 2 to determine his future with the city. He was suspended without pay by the council on January 27.

Meet the candidate night being held

By Alice Bremer
    The Bourbon Boosters met at the Community Center on February 4 for the first meeting of 2020.  Election of officers was held and all were re-elected to the office they have been serving: Mary Heywood, President; Jenna Kuenzel, Vice President; Alice Bremer, Secretary and Carol Hofstetter, Treasurer.