We have a new feature here on our website. You can now access the digital version of the Wayne County Outlook, from 1904 - June 2016, here through our website. You can even use the search engine to find something specific.

Just click the picture of the newspaper below and it will take you to the site.

Newspapers link

You can now access the links to several other counties newspapers through the following links!

Adair County

Clark County

Clinton County

Green County

McCreary County

Meade County

Russell County


Have you ever wanted to dig into the past and discover more about your ancestors? Well you've come to the right place. Here we have some handy links that you can use in your search through the past.

Genealogy Research Links

Heritage Quest
Heritage Quest is an online database for genealogical research.
Requires password. Contact the library at (606) 348-8565.


Inside our library we have a good sized genealogy section with lots of books, family files, newspaper clippings, a microfilm machine and more.

ancestry library edition
Also, when using one of our computers here in the library you have access to something amazing. Ancestry Library Edition lets you search for family members by names and works a lot like regular Ancestry. So next time you're in the library, check out Ancestry Library Edition!