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2015 Memorial Day Celebration....honors Veterans, kicks off official summer season in Lawrence County2015 Memorial Day Celebration....honors Veterans, kicks off ...
26 May 2015 16:03

Veterans honor those who served Ben Hopson presents Joe Robinette with a flag as he retires from Commander of VFW position CLICK HERE for slideshow/video Louisa, KY -- The annual Lawrence County Memorial Day Celebration was held Saturday, Mar [ ... ]

Louisa Pool Grand Re-Opening Much SuccessLouisa Pool Grand Re-Opening Much Success
26 May 2015 14:04

Event draws 350 or more on Memorial Day weekend event Recent revamping of the city pool was brought to life Saturday during a grand reopening event. The event, scheduled for 4 pm, offered free swimming and a look at the upgrades for visitors.  [ ... ]

Fiscal court releases county employees salary schedule Fiscal court releases county employees salary schedule
19 May 2015 16:47

UPDATE- Company proposes plan for jail expenses  Sheriff turns over $11,248 in excess fees to county County Attorney Mike Hogan sits with Lawrence Sheriff Garrett Roberts at the May Fiscal Court meeting yesterday.    LOUISA, Ky. -- [ ... ]

Regional & State News

'Living Water' wins Horizon Awards'Living Water' wins Horizon Awards
26 May 2015 16:34

Local gospel group's video wins  Betty Bartlett, Ken Adams and Shona Smith of Living Water   Living  Water, a well known gospel group was among the top 10 nominees for three categories of Christian Voice Magazine Gospel Music F [ ... ]

Murder and Kidnapping Arrest - Carter CountyMurder and Kidnapping Arrest - Carter County
26 May 2015 13:00

  KSP NEWS RELEASE Monday, May 25, 2015   (Ashland, KY) --   The Kentucky State Police in Ashland is investigating a murder and kidnapping that occurred Sunday, May 24, 2014 at approximately 9 pm at a residence on Riverbend Wa [ ... ]

Select Louisa city roads receive new blacktopSelect Louisa city roads receive new blacktop
22 May 2015 17:49

  Louisa, Ky. -- Some roads Louisa have been getting a lot of attention lately. City laborers have been hard at work reconstructing the roads with a lot of damage. The city is seeing much needed improvements to blacktop roads in certain areas [ ... ]

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Sports News

Lady Dawgs season ends in Region openerLady Dawgs season ends in Region opener
26 May 2015 15:05

Lady Bulldogs lose hard fought 4-1 game vs. Central  Ciana Bowen "pitched well enough to win but costly errors and silent bats cost the Lady Bulldogs   Prestonsburg Ky -- Lawrence Co. was just a couple plays away from knocking off  [ ... ]

Bulldogs down East Ridge 5-0 behind Salyers; semi-finals todayBulldogs down East Ridge 5-0 behind Salyers; semi-finals tod...
26 May 2015 14:55

MAY 26, 2015 Dawgs advance; play tinight (Tuesday) at 6:00 LC'S senior pitcher Aric Salyers worked out of tight spots, uses good defense to hold off ER. Prestonsburg Ky. ---  Survive and advance is all you have to do this time of year and som [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Annual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day weekendAnnual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day weekend
25 May 2015 14:58

Great deals and smiling faces The yard sale, now in its 8th year, covers 130 miles. Click HERE for slideshow The Annual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day Weekend, beginning Thursday, May 21, as vendors began setting up their wares early [ ... ]

Branham - Jones to wed in LouisaBranham - Jones to wed in Louisa
24 May 2015 12:48

  Branham - Jones   Sherry Branham is engaged to marry Bill Jones in the near future the couple has announced. Bro. Rick May will be in charge of the ceremony which will take place at Louisa Community Church at a date still to be de [ ... ]

Education

ACTC Offers Summer Computer CampsACTC Offers Summer Computer Camps
26 May 2015 14:21

Video design and programming classes this summer ACTC What’s in a game?  Ashland Community and Technical College is offering video design and programming classes this summer to help youth develop problem solving skills in activities they en [ ... ]

School system seeking office workers, has May regular meeting School system seeking office workers, has May regular meetin...
22 May 2015 13:54

Lawrence County schools weekly UPDATE May 22, 2015 Fletcher says burned bus was 'duly maintained and inspected'   BLAINE – In the regular monthly meeting of the Board of Education Monday night at Blaine School, the members of the Boa [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

Section of KY 3 South closed tomorrow for drain replacementSection of KY 3 South closed tomorrow for drain replacement
26 May 2015 18:26

Moran says work will make drainage much better Traffic Alert! DOT logo LAWRENCE COUNTY – May 26, 2015 – A section of KY 3 South in Lawrence County will be closed to all traffic tomorrow, Wednesday, May 27, according to Highway District 12 Main [ ... ]

Chapman Community Park Work DayChapman Community Park Work Day
24 May 2015 12:05

  Louisa, KY -  A work and clean-up day will be held at Chapman Community Park on Saturday, 13 June beginning at 10:00 am.  Everyone interested in the condition of the park is invited to participate.  The Park is located in the c [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015
20 May 2015 14:32

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015
  MAY 20, 2015 - written by Wade Queen Amy K. SpurlockChristopher Griffith  Phillip R ChafinRobert W. Chafin 
Amy K. Spurlock, 30, from Catlettsburg, Kentucky, was arrested [ ... ]

May Fiscal Court meeting Monday because of Tuesday's electionMay Fiscal Court meeting Monday because of Tuesday's electio...
15 May 2015 20:54

Lawrence County Fiscal Court Monday, May 18, 2015  Regular Meeting Agenda (moved from Tuesday for election day) 10:00 a.m.   Opening Prayer Pledge of Allegiance Call Meeting to Order Approve minutes of the April 21, 2015Regula [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day 2015 Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day 2015
22 May 2015 13:40

Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn There appears to be a new emphasis on the value of our armed services these days, which is a good thing. Some of that is driven by the uncertainty of safety both here a [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Annual LMS Spring musical coming up this weekAnnual LMS Spring musical coming up this week
24 May 2015 12:14

  LMS Musical Theatre Players present Willy Wonka, Jr.  

Business

BSCTC CDL GRADUATE FINDS REWARDING CAREER AT BROWN FOOD SERVICEBSCTC CDL GRADUATE FINDS REWARDING CAREER AT BROWN FOOD SERV...
22 May 2015 15:27

Training truckers...  Brown CDL Dustin Marsh, left, training coordinator of transportation for Brown Food Service, is shown with Mark Cavins, human resources manager for Brown, and Big Sandy Community and Technical College CDL Instructor Leo Fe [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette --Remember our MilitaryIssues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette --Remember our Milit...
21 May 2015 13:51

Remember Our Military

By Glenn Mollette

One of my sons recently came home from a twelve month military deployment. My wife and I took a couple of days and flew to welcome him at his stateside arrival airport. We watched soldier after soldier pick up  [ ... ]

Health

City of Louisa To Place Recycling Bins at Public Park LocationsCity of Louisa To Place Recycling Bins at Public Park Locati...
26 May 2015 13:47

  LOUISA Ky.  (May 26,  2015)  — City of Louisa as part of it’s Rediscover Louisa initiative has received 6 recycling bins designed specifically for placement at public parks and the city pool as part of a national recycling  [ ... ]

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