Articles from October 2017



Barren River Lake State Park will host Wine and Paint afternoon on Nov. 11

Barren River Lake State Park will host a Wine and Paint afternoon Saturday, Nov. 11, beginning at 2 p.m. in the park’s Louie B. Nunn Lodge.

Barren River Lake State Park announces Breakfast and the Grinch on Dec. 9

Barren River Lake State Park will host its annual Breakfast and the Grinch Saturday, Dec. 9.

Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day Nov. 4 at Port Oliver’s Twisted Oliver Trailhead

Take a Kid to Mountain Biking Day, sponsored by the Southwest Kentucky Mountain Bike Association, will be Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Twisted Oliver Trailhead at Port Oliver Recreation Area on Barren River Lake.

42nd annual Barren BassMasters Open Fall Tournament scheduled for Nov. 4

The 42nd annual Barren BassMasters Open Fall Tournament will be Saturday, Nov. 4, on Barren River Lake.

Sanders, Stone win T-H Marine FLW BFL Regional Tourney on Barren River Lake

Eric Sanders of Lexington, Kentucky, won the boater division, and Jim Stone of Greenwood, Indiana, won the co-angler division of the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional Tournament on Barren River Lake that concluded today.

Rhoades, Stone leading T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Regional Oct. 19-21

Barren River Lake will host a T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Regional Tournament this weekend, Oct. 19-21.

Cooler, oxygenated water in shallows draws baitfish and the bass will follow

The cooler, oxygenated water in the shallows draws baitfish and the bass follow to feed heavily.

Man drowns in Barren River Lake

A Glasgow man drowned in Barren County Lake late last night near the Austin boat ramp.

Port Oliver Yacht Club ends season Saturday with Pirates Plunder Regatta

The Port Oliver Yacht Club on Barren River Lake will conclude its 2017 sailing season this Saturday, Oct. 14, with the annual Pirates Plunder Regatta.

Scottsville hosts Boo Bash Oct. 14

Scottsville, just 10 miles south of Barren River Lake, will host its annual fall festival, Boo-Bash, Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4-9 p.m., on the Square.