Articles from June 2012



Match the right lure, technique and conditions, and you will catch fish

Match the right lure and technique with the right conditions and you’ll catch fish.

Outdoor siren at Barren River Lake State Park will warn of storms, emergencies

An outdoor siren, located at Barren River Lake State Park, will provide visitors to the park and boaters on the lake a warning of storms and emergencies.

July 4 fireworks at Barren River Lake State Park conclude region’s celebration

The July 4 fireworks at Barren River Lake State Park will be July 4, at 8:30 p.m., behind the Louie B. Nunn Lodge.

Avoid heat-related illness with prevention

With temperatures predicted to hit 100 by the end of the week, it is time (if you haven’t already) to think about the heat and how to avoid heat-related illness during this heatwave.

Barren River Lake State Park visitors can “Hike to the Moon” and more June 23

Barren River Lake State Park and the Louisville Astronomical Society invite you this Saturday, June 23, from 8-11 p.m., to “Hike to the Moon” and view where astronauts landed.

Allen County Fair June 23 – July 1

The Allen County Fair (in Scottsville), just 10 miles south of Barren River Lake, will be June 23-July 1.

Fishing line depends on technique, reel

Trying to determine what fishing line to purchase depends on the technique and type of reel the line will be used.

Friends of Barren River Lake & Park seeking funds toward July 4 fireworks

The Friends of Barren River Lake and Park are seeking funds toward the annual July 4 fireworks at the Barren River Lake State Park.

UPDATE: Drowning in Barren River Lake

A 20-year-old male from Glasgow has drown in Barren River Lake.

June 9 Poker Run, Regatta results

Saturday, June 9, was a busy day on Barren River Lake with two annual events- the Poker Run and Jolly Roger Regatta- taking center stage.