Local Government Contacts
County Judge Executive -
John Phelps, Jr.
Cumberland County Sheriff -
(270) 864- 4321
Earl Branham, Magistrate
J.V. Groce, Magistrate
Edward Anderson, Magistrate
Thomas J. Brown, Magistrate
Burkesville Police Department -
Brad Perdue, Chief of Police
Burkesville Fire Department -
Weldon Rowe, Fire Chief
Burkesville City Hall
214 Upper River Street
Keith Riddle, Mayor
Brenda Spears, City Clerk
Marquetta Riley, Deputy City Clerk
Lana Owens, Councilperson
Glen Murphy, Councilman
Billy Maxey, Councilman
Terry Murphy, Councilperson
Billy Guffey, Councilman
Odis Young, Councilman
Ed Peretto, Superintendent of Water & Sewage
Hoy Spears, Superintendent of Streets & Sanitation
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Cumberland County Public Library
Cumberland County Board of Education
Cumberland County Elementary School
Cumberland County Middle School
Cumberland County High School
Cumberland County Circuit Court Clerk
Cumberland County Clerk
Cumberland County Health Department
Cumberland County Extension Office
by Sarah Stockton
At the Farmers Market: Corn Source: Heather Norman-Burgdolf, assistant extension professor
For some of us, eating fresh corn off the cob is one of our top summertime, food-related experiences.
by Christy Appleby
In every Kentucky community, urban and rural, there’s a food insecurity problem. One in six Kentuckians is not always sure where their next meal is coming from.
John Hast has a word of advice for anyone tempted to throw doughnuts or food scraps to a bear: Don’t.
“We’ve found that time and time again, a fed bear is a
The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed several new fishing regulations at a special called on Friday, July 7th.
The commission recommends all hunting, fishing and boating regulations for approval by the
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting Executive Director for Kentucky, Robert W.
Wildlife Garden Conservation”
Wildlife Garden Wildlife Garden Jeff Mowers, Chairman of the Cumberland County Conservation District would like to announce that July 2017 Environmental Awareness is “Backyard Conservation” Wildlife