Lincoln County

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    Lincoln County Emergency Management will make updates as they are available with information related to actions taken in response to the COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus).  Please like and share their official Facebook page at Lincoln County KY EMA.

    Also remember to sign up for emergency alerts at this website:

    Click on "Emergency Alerts" on the top banner for detailed instructions on signing up.

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  • William Whitley House Opening May 6

    The William Whitley House will be open for tours beginning May 6, 2021.  The gift shop will be open and house tours will be given Thursday - Saturday from 10:00 - 3:00.    

    For more information, please call (606) 365-2533 or email

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  • County Clerk's Office Closed on Saturday

    Due to pandemic, the Lincoln County Clerk's Office will be closed on Saturdays until further notice. 

    The Clerk's office is open for in-person business Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

    Motor Vehicle Registrations can be paid online at

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  • Congratulations Volunteers of William Whitley House!

    The volunteer workers of the William Whitley House were honored as recipients of the 2020 Kentucky Historical Society's Volunteer Group Award!  This is presented to volunteer groups who have made substantial contributions in time and/or talent to make a historical organization an effective service provider in the community.  Thank you to our volunteers!!

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Phone: (606)365-2534
Fax: (606)365-4514


102 East Main Street 
Stanford, KY 40484