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Kentucky Power appeals Kentucky PSC fuel case decisionKentucky Power appeals Kentucky PSC fuel case decision
23 Feb 2015 18:16

February 23, 2015
Utilities company asks courts to overturn order to refund $41 million to customers... FRANKFORT, Ky.  – Kentucky Power has filed an appeal in Franklin County Circuit Court challenging a decision by the Kentucky Public Servi [ ... ]

County digging out of storm with frigid weather expected all weekCounty digging out of storm with frigid weather expected all...
23 Feb 2015 16:47

February 23, 2015 'We're doing the best we can with what equipment we have, mayor says... All courthouse offices now open, leaks on third floor 'not serious' This leak on Jefferson Street kept water department crews busy all night in sub zero [ ... ]

Walmart to give $1 billion in pay raises to workersWalmart to give $1 billion in pay raises to workers
22 Feb 2015 18:31

February 20, 2015 Poole says Louisa 'associates' deserve more pay, company 'did the right thing'... Louisa Wal-mart manager Bob Poole talks to workers during a 're-signage" day at the store recently. Louisa Walmart manager Bob Poole is a [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Fatal Fire Investigation - Greenup CountyFatal Fire Investigation - Greenup County
26 Feb 2015 17:35

Thursday, February 26, 2015 KSP NEWS RELEASE Three dies in house fire, one still not identified (Ashland, KY) --   The Kentucky State Police in Ashland are investigating a fatal fire after responding to a structure fire at 14368 State Ro [ ... ]

Judge throws out election results in 2014 Magoffin judge-executive raceJudge throws out election results in 2014 Magoffin judge-exe...
21 Feb 2015 21:00

February 20, 2015 Preston said the effect of his ruling is that the Magoffin County judge-executive's office is vacant... Charles "Doc" HardinA judge threw out the results of last year's election for judge-executive in Magoffin County aft [ ... ]

This Week at the State Capitol - February 20, 2015This Week at the State Capitol - February 20, 2015
21 Feb 2015 14:54

February 20, 2015 Ky. General Assembly’s 2015 session passes halfway mark LRC PUBLIC INFORMATION     Senate Bill 16 is aimed at improving resources and support for computer programming in schools across the state... FRANKFORT -- T [ ... ]

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Sports News

Lady Dawgs are Middle School Champions Again!Lady Dawgs are Middle School Champions Again!
26 Feb 2015 20:42

February 25, 2015   Several members of the Lawrence County Middle School Lady Dawgs Soccer Team competed in the annual "Thunder in the Valley" tournament hosted by Marshall University on Saturday, February 14, 2015.  During the a [ ... ]

Shelby Hay signs to play soccer at MSUShelby Hay signs to play soccer at MSU
23 Feb 2015 23:22

February 23, 2015   LCHS senior Shelby Hay signed a full scholarship to play college soccer at Morehead State University. Shown with Shelby are her parents John and Cindy Hay and LCHS coach Paul Chapman. photo by John Nolan Photography 483-265 [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Many at Risk for Alcohol-Medication InteractionsMany at Risk for Alcohol-Medication Interactions
23 Feb 2015 19:34

February 23, 2015 The combination of alcohol and medications can cause adverse health effects About 71% of U.S. adults drink alcohol. Many commonly prescribed medications can interact with alcohol, including drugs to treat depression, diabetes, and [ ... ]

Got the winter blues? Many treatments are available for'SAD'Got the winter blues? Many treatments are available for'SAD'
23 Feb 2015 14:24

February 23, 2015 Kentucky Health News For some, winter is more than just a season characterized by shorter, colder days; it is a time of year that brings on the "winter blues," Jill U. Adams reports forThe Washington Post.
Officially, it's cal [ ... ]

Education

Lawrence County Board of Education February, 2015 MeetingLawrence County Board of Education February, 2015 Meeting
26 Feb 2015 19:24

February 25, 2015 Update on Google Snowbound classes, upcoming Community Town Halls discussed... School calendar tabled LOUISA -- The Lawrence County Board of Education tabled, after much discussion, the 2015-16 School Calendar, received an u [ ... ]

Louisa Middle School student wins district spelling bee....headed to state! Louisa Middle School student wins district spelling bee....h...
19 Feb 2015 16:07

February 19, 2015 Lexi Erwin winner of district spelling bee and member of LMS quick recall academic teamFourteen year old Alexis (Lexi) Erwin, an 8th grade student at Louisa Middle School, is Louisville bound after winning the district spelling bee [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

Youth league Soccer sign-upsYouth league Soccer sign-ups
26 Feb 2015 22:56

The Lawrence County Youth Soccer will be having their LAST soccer sign-ups on Friday, March 6th at Dee's Drive Inn from 4pm-7pm. This is for all children ages 3-12. Cost is $35 for those players returning from Fall season and do not need new jersey [ ... ]

No school in Lawrence Co. Monday; Tuesday will be Snowbound Learning dayNo school in Lawrence Co. Monday; Tuesday will be Snowbound ...
22 Feb 2015 22:03

February 23, 2015  No school, no Snowbound day, either UPDATE: All Lawrence County Schools will be CLOSED on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.  This will NOT be a Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom Day. Thanks, Vernon Hall Director [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

Courthouse Notebook- February 26, 2015Courthouse Notebook- February 26, 2015
26 Feb 2015 22:14

THELEVISALAZER.COM legals Courthouse Report February 26, 2015 CIVIL CASES
15-CI-00011 BILLY WELLMAN VS. VIRGINA WELLMAN DIVORCE
15-CI-00012 ROY SPEARS VS. ZEOLA MAE LYONS CONTRACT
15-CI-00013 DONALD STRATTON VS. VINSON FAMILY HERITAGE FARMS OTHER
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Lawrence Circuit Court news Feb. 20, 2015Lawrence Circuit Court news Feb. 20, 2015
21 Feb 2015 18:35

February 20, 2015 Circuit Court News Freida Bunyard Kenneth Gauze Tara Lycans  Kevin Murphy Robert C Music Chad A. NicholsFrank Spears   Tabitha Bartlett, 21, pled not guilty on charge of Complicity 2nd Degree. Pre [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – Late for Valentine’s!Growing up in Louisa – Late for Valentine’s!
26 Feb 2015 18:13

February 25, 2015  Growing up in Louisa – Late for Valentine’s! Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn I began writing this article to post a day or two before Valentine’s Day, but obviously didn’t send it in. That was partially because  [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Kelsie May to be contestant on 'The Voice' this seasonKelsie May to be contestant on 'The Voice' this season
22 Feb 2015 21:30

February 23, 2015; She's NOT on TONIGHT!!! (Tuesday)   We give up. We were told from a very good source (we thought) that Monday night was the night, then when she (Kelsie May) would appear on The Voice and after she didn't we were assured sh [ ... ]

Business

Poll illustrates how having insurance and access to a health care provider doesn't mean you can afford the carePoll illustrates how having insurance and access to a health...
23 Feb 2015 16:01

  FEBRUARY 23, 2015 Kentucky Health
Just because a person has appropriate access to a health care provider doesn't mean they can afford to pay for their services, according to the latest Kentucky Health Issues Poll. The poll found that thr [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, Feb. 25, 2015Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, Feb. 25, 2015
26 Feb 2015 20:24

February 25, 2015
Militant Crazy Religion, Avoid The Damage

By Glenn Mollette

Glenn Mollette Faith has been a major part of my life for a long time. Belief in God, the Bible and church involvement go way back for me. There is so much about all of it [ ... ]

Health

Hypothermia: A Cold Weather HazardHypothermia: A Cold Weather Hazard
23 Feb 2015 19:47

February 23, 2015 Recent frigid weather can cost lives and limbs... Edgar is a retired mailman. Every winter there are a few snowstorms in Virginia where he lives. One day last year the temperature hovered around 10°F, and a snowstorm left 2 feet  [ ... ]

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