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'NOT GUILTY' PLEAS DOMINATE COURT WEEK; SENTENCES METED OUT'NOT GUILTY' PLEAS DOMINATE COURT WEEK; SENTENCES METED OUT
02 Sep 2015 14:01

SEPTEMBER 2, 2015 Woman pleads 'not guilty' to 6 counts of Complicity, Fraudulent Use of ID Card, using electronic code to gain benefits of another person....drug charges also in the mix
27 year old Shelly A. Collins pled 'not guilty' to 2 counts [ ... ]

SHOOTING ON RED BUSH ROAD; SHERIFF'S MEN CALLED BY SUSPECTED BURGLAR FOR HELPSHOOTING ON RED BUSH ROAD; SHERIFF'S MEN CALLED BY SUSPECTED...
02 Sep 2015 13:29

Sheriff's Report - SEPT. 2, 2015 Victim? Burglar calls 911 for help...says someone 'shooting at me' after he breaks into residence on Red Branch Road Louisa, KY -- Randall D. Donta II, 25, Ashland, KY, was arrested Aug. 30 on Red Branch Ro [ ... ]

ARSON DECLARED IN FT. GAY SCHOOL FIRE, $5,000 REWARD OFFEREDARSON DECLARED IN FT. GAY SCHOOL FIRE, $5,000 REWARD OFFERED
01 Sep 2015 13:49


SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 $5,000 REWARD OFFERED UPDATE: Fire At Old Fort Gay High School Ruled Arson; Reward Offered; As Another Suspicious Fire Occurs In The W.Va. Town Sunday night. FT GAY SCHOOL two days after the blaze... Investigators with the West  [ ... ]

Regional & State News

UPDATE: 5 DEPUTIES AGREE TO ISSUE SAME SEX LICENSES, AVOID JAIL WITH DAVISUPDATE: 5 DEPUTIES AGREE TO ISSUE SAME SEX LICENSES, AVOID J...
03 Sep 2015 19:00

Date: 09-03-2015 UPDATE: Five deputy clerks tell federal judge they will issue marriage licenses in Rowan County  By John Cheves
Lexington Herald-Leader ASHLAND — Faced with the threat of jail, five deputies of Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis  [ ... ]

LABOR DAY GAS PRICES LOWEST IN OVER A DECADE LABOR DAY GAS PRICES LOWEST IN OVER A DECADE
03 Sep 2015 15:57

Date: 09-03-2015 Statewide prices lowest in 11 years for gasoline
$2.19 at some Louisa stations today!   Click for Louisa area prices LOUISA, Ky. -- Gas prices are down and the weekend weather is predicted to be hot and humid for labor day we [ ... ]

KentuckyWired, I-Way broadband network celebrates launchKentuckyWired, I-Way broadband network celebrates launch
01 Sep 2015 21:18

Date: 08-31-2015 Osborne says project will benefit Lawrence County
The push for reliable, accessible and affordable high-speed broadband is one recommendation that emerged from the SOAR (Shaping Our Appalachian Region) initiative. That recomme [ ... ]

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VOLLEY DAWGS PICK UP THRD WIN; SOCCER DAWGS STAY UNBEATENVOLLEY DAWGS PICK UP THRD WIN; SOCCER DAWGS STAY UNBEATEN
03 Sep 2015 15:17

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015  Katelyn Thompson returning a serve as #26 Savannah Yaw and #20 Aryana Chapman look on. Lazer photo Louisa, Ky -- The Lawrence Co. VolleyDawgs defeated Jenkins 3-1 at Home by the scores of ( 25-17, 17-25, 25-20, and 25-23 ) to [ ... ]

YOUTH FOOTBALL LEAGUE TRAVELS TO SOUTH POINT IN SECONG WEEKYOUTH FOOTBALL LEAGUE TRAVELS TO SOUTH POINT IN SECONG WEEK
02 Sep 2015 18:45

SEPTEMBER 2, 2015 Youth League Bulldogs took to the road this Saturday to take on the South Point Pointers.. LAWRENCE CO. YOUTH LEAGUE FOOTBALL Kaden Gillispie got the B -TEAM Dawgs on the board with a 56 yard touchdown run.   The 'B' team  [ ... ]

Lifestyle

BLAINE UNITY BAPTIST PLANNING 2015 AUTUMN FESTBLAINE UNITY BAPTIST PLANNING 2015 AUTUMN FEST
03 Sep 2015 14:52

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015 2015
Planning is underway for Unity Baptist Church Annual Autumn Festival in Blaine. This year’s festival will take place Saturday, October 10th starting at 10am. The festival will feature many of the same events and festivi [ ... ]

ACTCS UPDATE- Surgical Technology ProgramACTCS UPDATE- Surgical Technology Program
01 Sep 2015 20:49

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 Last year, 100% of the ACTC program graduates taking the national certification exam passed the test and became Certified Surgical Technologists. The program received a Certificate of Merit from the National Board of Surgical Techn [ ... ]

Education

FLETCHER PLANS TO HIRE NEW FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL ON SEPT. 17FLETCHER PLANS TO HIRE NEW FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL ON SEPT. 17
03 Sep 2015 16:40

SEPTEMBER 3, 2014 Former Fallsburg principal accepted an open teaching job at Blaine Elementary at the same time she resigned at Fallsburg. Supt. Robbie Fletcher has not shared the circumstances of Ms. Holmes action with the public. SUPT. EXPLAINS [ ... ]

ROBERTS APPOINTED BY GUV AS BOE MEMBER, FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL RESIGNSROBERTS APPOINTED BY GUV AS BOE MEMBER, FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL ...
01 Sep 2015 17:12

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL RESIGNS, MOVES TO BLAINE AS TEACHER LOUISA -- Lawrence Clerk Chris Jobe announced that State Commissioner of Education Terry Holiday contacted him by mail informing him that he has appointed Madelynn Roberts to [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

LAWRENCE STUDENTS ALL GET BLUE RIBBONS AT STATE FAIR POULTRY JUDGINGLAWRENCE STUDENTS ALL GET BLUE RIBBONS AT STATE FAIR POULTRY...
03 Sep 2015 21:49

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015 Pictured from left to right: Front Row: Emily Ferrell, Aubrey McCreary, Brock Kessinger, Jacob Kessinger, William Copley, and Madelyn Conn. Middle Row: MaKayla Ferrell, Raymond Carter, Emily McCreary, Madison Short, Sonny Tiller  [ ... ]

DELINQUENT TAX SALE SET FOR SEPT. 22, JOBE SAYSDELINQUENT TAX SALE SET FOR SEPT. 22, JOBE SAYS
01 Sep 2015 20:28

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY Clerk Jobe announced that the Delinquent Property tax sale for 2014 will be held Sept. 22, 2015. He did not say how much the county has outstanding to collect for that year. JOBE SAID OVER 700 TAX BILLS TOTALING [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE SHERIFF'S OFFICE CATCHES 'ONE THAT GOT AWAY'LAWRENCE SHERIFF'S OFFICE CATCHES 'ONE THAT GOT AWAY'
03 Sep 2015 14:23

September 2, 2015 FT. GAY MAN FLED FROM SHERIFF'S DEPUTIES WHILE BEING PROCESSED Ryan C Powers On September 1st, 2015 Ryan C Powers, 33 of Fort Gay, WV was arrested for
Driving on DUI Suspended License, Fugitive from Justice from the State of
West Vi [ ... ]

ROWAN CLERK DENIES GAY COUPLE LICENSE - AGAINROWAN CLERK DENIES GAY COUPLE LICENSE - AGAIN
28 Aug 2015 14:07

Date: 08-28-2015 Gay couple turned away 3rd time by Rowan clerk James Yates and William Smith Jr., a couple of nearly 10 years, left the Rowan County Courthouse on Thursday frustrated and angry after being denied a marriage license for the third t [ ... ]

Recollections

LAWRENCE HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEEDS MEMBERS TO VOLUNTEER FOR BOOTH AT SEPT'FEST.LAWRENCE HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEEDS MEMBERS TO VOLUNTEER FOR B...
04 Sep 2015 13:58

SEPTEMBER 4, 2015   Your Society will have an informational booth at Lawrence County Septemberfest next weekend, Sept. 11 and 12.  Vicki Moore needs two people per two hour shift for the booth, Friday from 4 PM to 6 PM, and Saturday  [ ... ]

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - GLASS HOUSESGROWING UP IN LOUISA - GLASS HOUSES
29 Aug 2015 14:35

AUGUST 29, 2015 Growing up in Louisa – Glass Houses  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn It isn’t because I don’t know some dirt on people from the time when I was growing up, but rather it is because of a personal ethic I have. I have  [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

LIBRARY TO HOST FALL GEOCACHING ADVENTURE THROUGH LIBRARY TO HOST FALL GEOCACHING ADVENTURE THROUGH
03 Sep 2015 21:07

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015 The Lawrence County Public Library is hosting its first geocaching adventure through Lawrence County. The library is placing small plastic pumpkins with GPS coordinates in historically significant locations county wide. Participa [ ... ]

LOUISA GETTING READY FOR SEPTEMBERFEST 11-13LOUISA GETTING READY FOR SEPTEMBERFEST 11-13
03 Sep 2015 16:13

AUGUST 6, 2015 “Heroes Among us: Remembering 9-11” is theme for this year's event Corey Kenton from Richmond, Ky. is scheduled to appeat at the Septemberfest. This year's annual street festival begins on September 11th and lastS for 3 days.  [ ... ]

Business

UK STADIUM READY HOST SEASON OPENER THIS WEEKENDUK STADIUM READY HOST SEASON OPENER THIS WEEKEND
02 Sep 2015 15:20

Date: 09-02-2015 Renovated Commonwealth opens Saturday providing fans a stadium that 'feels like Kentucky'  The south side of Commonwealth Stadium underwent the biggest facelift, getting a tower of suites along with a new press box above and c [ ... ]

Perspectives

LAWRENCE COUNTY STUDENTS VISIT MSU IN EARLY COLLEGE PROGRAMLAWRENCE COUNTY STUDENTS VISIT MSU IN EARLY COLLEGE PROGRAM
03 Sep 2015 21:18

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015   Lawrence County Early College group   MOREHEAD, Ky.---Students from Lawrence County High School visited the Morehead State University campus, as part of the Early College Program, Thursday, Sept. 3. More than 50 hig [ ... ]

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette - Do Not Kill police officers...Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette - Do Not Kill police...
03 Sep 2015 15:04

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015 Do Not Kill police officers, black people, white people or any people By Glenn Mollette

I had never heard of Chicago suburb Fox Lake police officer Joe Gliniewicz. Recently, three men murdered him. Sadly I now know about what a [ ... ]

Health

LC HEALTH DEPT. EARNS COLON CANCER SCREENING GRANTLC HEALTH DEPT. EARNS COLON CANCER SCREENING GRANT
02 Sep 2015 14:54

SEPTEMBER 2, 2015 Free colon cancer screening through KY Colon Cancer Screening Program   The Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program (KCCSP) led by the Kentucky Department for Public Health and developed as a public/private partnership w [ ... ]

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