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Time change is this weekendTime change is this weekend
06 Mar 2015 15:55

March 6, 2015 Kentucky Press News Service The annual return to Daylight Saving Time occurs at 2 a.m. Sunday. With the return of DST, 2 a.m. Sunday becomes 3 a.m. In reality, most people turn their clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturda [ ... ]

Recommended sentence of 13 plus years for drug defendantRecommended sentence of 13 plus years for drug defendant
05 Mar 2015 18:50

March 5, 2015   ....trial date set for man charged with kidnapping and sex related offenses Louisa, KY -- Hope Hundley Hope Hundley, 28, pled guilty to charges of Complicity Manufacturing Meth and sentenced to 10 years. On the charge of  [ ... ]

Lawrence County Emergency Management Warns of Impending 'High-Impact Weather Event'Lawrence County Emergency Management Warns of Impending 'Hig...
04 Mar 2015 14:33

March 4, 2015   Power outages expected with heavy, wet snow... Local EMS agency was nearly overwhelmed because of the last storm, and may not be able to fully respond to all emergencies with coming storm system...EMS had over 200 cal [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Questions stump GOP AG candidate and Hogan opponent on Senate floorQuestions stump GOP AG candidate and Hogan opponent on Senat...
06 Mar 2015 15:37

March 6, 2015 FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky's attorney general race sneaked onto the Senate floor last week when state Sen. Whitney Westerfield tried to push through a bill that would affect the office and got caught up in a debate that he said likely [ ... ]

Beshear declares new statewide emergencyBeshear declares new statewide emergency
05 Mar 2015 16:06

March 5, 2015 Kentucky Press News Service FRANKFORT – Gov. Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for the state – the second such declaration in less than a month.  “Two significant winter storms nearly back-to-back are rare in [ ... ]

Man arrested after dispute inside county judge’s office; wife says he was the victimMan arrested after dispute inside county judge’s office; wif...
04 Mar 2015 18:00

March 4, 2015 Jack Cornett was photographed at the Letcher County Jail after he was arrested Monday.A 65-year-old Little Cowan man was arrested at his home Monday night after being accused of shoving Letcher County Judge/Executive Jim Ward in Ward [ ... ]

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Sports News

Bulldogs Bulldogs "claw" past Pike Central 73-59 to claim 60th Distri...
05 Mar 2015 15:05

February 28, 2015 by Donnie Shapaka Phelps, Ky--- Lawrence County secured a #1 seed in the 15th region basketball tournament with a convincing 73-59 victory over Pike County Central last (Friday) night. The Bulldogs, competing in the 60th distric [ ... ]

Get local coverage of Lawrence Co. sports on new webstation, Region 15 game times changed againGet local coverage of Lawrence Co. sports on new webstation,...
05 Mar 2015 01:53

March 3, 2015 BREAKING NEWS... Saturday game times changed...again The KHSAA has a misprint in their announcement. Lawrence Co. vs. Allen Central will be Game 2, not Game on as the schedule below says. East Kentucky Sports Radio in partnershi [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Leadership banquet recognizes Lawrence County leaders; Superintendent Fletcher is guest speaker Leadership banquet recognizes Lawrence County leaders; Super...
05 Mar 2015 22:19

March 5, 2015 First Time Around was on hand to provide entertainment for the event By Catrina Vargo Louisa, KY -- The Lawrence County Extension Office and staff were all decked out in black and red Tuesday evening, as the Lawrence County Le [ ... ]

Local woman turns fitness into a business while losing 95 poundsLocal woman turns fitness into a business while losing 95 po...
02 Mar 2015 15:27

March 3, 2015   Before                                                              Afte [ ... ]

Education

Lawrence County Schools pre- Registration for 2015-16Lawrence County Schools pre- Registration for 2015-16
04 Mar 2015 18:34

March 4, 2015 LWES, FES AND BES PRESCHOOL & KINDERGARTEN/NORTH EAST HEAD START REGISTRATION ANNOUNCEMENT & GUIDELINES 2015-16   When:  April 17, 2015 9:00 - 2:00 Where:  Lawrence County Community Center WHO:   & [ ... ]

ACTC Student Teachers Learn to Teach Empathy  ACTC Student Teachers Learn to Teach Empathy
03 Mar 2015 18:56

March 3, 2015 Mutt-i-gree is new teaching tool... Sabrina Laney, an ACTC student and Webbville resident, uses a puppy puppet to help preschool children share and understand their own feelings. The three and four year-old children were in a class a [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

No More Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom days this year No More Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom days this year...
04 Mar 2015 22:03

UPDATE: March 5, 2015 No school in Lawrence rest of week. NO MORE SNOWBOUND/GOOGLE CLASSROOM DAYS FOR LAWRENCE CO. THIS YEAR. Mark, All Lawrence County Schools will be CLOSED on Friday, March 6, 2015.  There will be NO additional Snowbound L [ ... ]

Changes made in 15th Regional dates, boys play Saturday at 2:30Changes made in 15th Regional dates, boys play Saturday at 2...
03 Mar 2015 20:55

March 3, 2015 Girls still play tonight, boys changed to Saturday... Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs (12-17) will face the Prestonsburg Lady Blackcats(15-13) tonight at 8 pm in the first round of the 15th region tournament. The tournament will take p [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

KSP Accepting Applications for TelecommunicatorKSP Accepting Applications for Telecommunicator
04 Mar 2015 14:05

KSP NEWS RELEASE   Advisory for: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Contact: Trooper First Class Michael Murriell Public Affairs Officer Post 14 Ashland Ph: 606-928-6421   (Ashland, KY) – The Kentucky State Police is now accepting applicat [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - FEBRUARY 20-28, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - FEBRUARY 20-28, 2015
01 Mar 2015 16:07

February 28, 2015 by WADE QUEEN **IT WAS MOSTLY A SLOW LAST 11 DAYS IN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN REGARDS TO POLICE ARRESTS, ONLY 9 PEOPLE WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY BETWEEN FEBRUARY 17th TO 28th, WITH SIX OF THOSE ARRESTS HAPPENING IN THE LAST 2 DAYS OF FE [ ... ]

Recollections

Ray Perry, 
WW II VETERAN AND HAM RADIO OPERATORRay Perry, 
WW II VETERAN AND HAM RADIO OPERATOR
04 Mar 2015 15:46

March 4, 2015 RAY PERRY W8GCT WW II VETERAN By Ken Massie Ray Perry served in the United States Marine Corps Third Division, did duty during WW II in the South Pacific and was associated with the code talkers. Many of the code talkers were N [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Louisa's Kelsie May sings in blind auditions on 'The Voice'; performance of country classic turns three chairs...Louisa's Kelsie May sings in blind auditions on 'The Voice';...
03 Mar 2015 19:57

March 3, 2015

By Catrina Vargo Lawrence County's darling, Kelsie May, who just turned 16 years old, performed in the blind auditions on 'The Voice,' which aired Monday night, March 2. May, who is being called "Little Loretta," in her hometown of  [ ... ]

Business

Appeals court nixes secrecy order in criminal case against Appalachian coal operator Don BlankenshipAppeals court nixes secrecy order in criminal case against A...
06 Mar 2015 18:43

MARCH 05, 2015 Don BlankenshipA federal appeals court has overturned a gag order in the case of controversial Appalachian coal operator Don Blankenship of now-defunct Massey Energy. District Judge Irene Berger's order "had sealed from public view mo [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, March 6, 2015Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, March 6, 2015
06 Mar 2015 18:18

America needs help and it's time to start some place...

By Glenn Mollette

Enact a flat tax immediately. Make Americans' lives simpler. Throw out the tax code. Let poor families pay zero. Middle class families could pay 10% to 15% and high-income pe [ ... ]

Health

Three Rivers Gastroenterology to Relocate to New Office  Three Rivers Gastroenterology to Relocate to New Office
01 Mar 2015 17:24

February 25, 2015; Frazier moving into new office on TRMC campus...  Louisa, Ky -- If you are looking for Three Rivers Gastroenterology and Thomas H. Frazier, M.D., in Louisa, the office has moved.  But not too far!   The new facilit [ ... ]

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