Other Helpful Links
America’s Scenic Byways
A National Scenic Byway is a road recognized by the USDOT for one or more of six "intrinsic qualities": archeological, cultural, historic, natural, recreational, and scenic.
Our "Digital Guide to the Ohio River", developed by the GIS team at OKI (the Ohio Kentucky Indiana Regional Council of Governments), is designed to help boaters, paddlers, anglers, cyclists and motorists safely explore the Ohio and its historic river communities.
Kentucky Department of Tourism
A great place to start planning your trip to the Commonwealth.
Great website with information about agritourism and a database of agritourism attractions.
Bracken County’s National Register of Historic Places
A comprehensive listing of all the historic places and districts in Bracken County.
NOAA Weather radar and forecasts
Weather radar and forecasts including river levels.
Old pictures of Bracken County
Excellent resources for old maps, photos and articles of Bracken County.
Kentucky Heritage Council
Tthe Kentucky Heritage Council is charged with identifying, preserving and protecting the historic resources of Kentucky.
Governors Office of Local Development
The Department for Local Government (DLG), under the Office of the Governor, provides financial help in the way of grant and loan assistance, as well as advising local governments in matters of budget, personnel and other issues relevant to those entities.
Bracken County Historical Society
Resource for Bracken County history, including genealogical research and historical publications.
Ohio River Foundation
Protecting and restoring the Ohio River and its Watershed. Includes information about the Great Ohio River Paddle and other events.