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Taxpayers in Kentucky wonder about funding jailers with no jailsTaxpayers in Kentucky wonder about funding jailers with no j...
25 Apr 2015 19:46

April 25, 2015 Kentucky is only state in nation that has jailers without jails By Randy Yohe click logo for video Newly elected Lawrence Co. jailer Roger Jordan (Editor's Note - WOWK.com's Randy Yohe came out with his second story about the fac [ ... ]

Yatesville Lake Connector....big crowd at public meetingYatesville Lake Connector....big crowd at public meeting
22 Apr 2015 13:31

APRIL 22, 2015 Most people think the connector road from golf course/county park to marina is good idea...

Golf Course to marina road map Louisa, KY -- The public information meeting held last week by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet conce [ ... ]

FOUND SAFE! Missing man's cell phone tracked to Lawrence CountyFOUND SAFE! Missing man's cell phone tracked to Lawrence Cou...
20 Apr 2015 17:26

APRIL 20, 2015 Silver alert issued after 3 state manhunt for missing elderly Maryland man; discovered OK after cell phone company, U.S. Air Force unit track mans cell phone signal to Lawrence County ... find him in Wayne Co. W.Va. Air For [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Lawrence County teen celebrates 18th birthday by torching historic Wayne County school buildingsLawrence County teen celebrates 18th birthday by torching hi...
24 Apr 2015 15:40

APRIL 24, 2015 Conspired with pair of West Virginia couples, report says by WADE QUEEN A Lawrence County teen who had been 18 for just twenty-four hours celebrated her new found adulthood by burning down a pair of historic Wayne County buildin [ ... ]

Will T. Scott announces 25 county tour starting MondayWill T. Scott announces 25 county tour starting Monday
23 Apr 2015 16:57

APRIL 23, 2015 Scott to begin campaign tour Tuesday in Louisa Former Kentucky Supreme Court Justice and current gubernatorial candidate Will T. Scott is bringing his “I’m A Coal Mining Man” message to the heart of the East Kentucky coal field [ ... ]

Hogan Earns High Marks for KET Debate PerformanceHogan Earns High Marks for KET Debate Performance
22 Apr 2015 16:29

APRIL 22, 2015 Political watchers say Lawrence County Attorney proved himself as "mature, experienced choice" and "strong advocate for Main Street Kentuckians" The Republican candidates for Kentucky attorney general -- Lawrence County Attorney Mi [ ... ]

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Sports News

Former Bulldog lineman has fought his way back at MarshallFormer Bulldog lineman has fought his way back at Marshall
26 Apr 2015 16:57

APRIL 25, 2015 Marshall's Tyler Combs
Herd lineman comes back...
(From Apr. 18, 2015)
By GRANT TRAYLOR ...from The Herald Dispatch HUNTINGTON - This spring it hasn't been rare to see Marshall University football assistant coach Alex Mirabal hav [ ... ]

Middle School Baseball Dawgs sweep Boyd Co.Middle School Baseball Dawgs sweep Boyd Co.
25 Apr 2015 13:00

APRIL 24, 2015 Fairchild pitches complete game striking out nine Louisa, Ky -- Coach 's Middle School Baseball team is off to a hot start this year. That continued Thursday evening with 2 victories over the Boyd Co. Lions. Game 1 the star was Cor [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Easter egg hunt winner announced...Cayden Dotson wins prizeEaster egg hunt winner announced...Cayden Dotson wins prize
25 Apr 2015 13:38

APRIL 24, 2015 Lawrence Co. Library Easter egg hunt winner Cayden Dotson By Catrina Vargo  Louisa, KY -- The Lawrence County Public Library held the first ever county wide Easter egg hunt this year in which large colorful plastic eggs we [ ... ]

80's Ladies recognized at Louisa First Baptist Tea Party...80's Ladies recognized at Louisa First Baptist Tea Party...
23 Apr 2015 18:57

APRIL 23, 2015 Louisa First Baptist Church Spring Tea and Fellowship 2015   On Saturday April 18, 2015 the Women's Ministry Team held an honorary Spring tea for ladies in the church who have reached the milestone age of eighty years or be [ ... ]

Education

April 2015 BOE meeting: Personnel action includedApril 2015 BOE meeting: Personnel action included
22 Apr 2015 13:12

April 21, 2015 Lawrence BOE April Meeting: Academic Teams Recognized; Enhanced Security In All Schools Dr. Robbie Fletcher, the Lawrence County Board of Education and the Academic Teams of Lawrence County Schools. LOUISA - The Lawrence County Boa [ ... ]

ACTCS UPDATE- Open House is April 28ACTCS UPDATE- Open House is April 28
22 Apr 2015 12:35

APRIL 22, 2015   Louisa student wins Shining Star Award
ACTC Open House is April 28 Ashland Community and Technical College will hold an Open House Tuesday, April 28, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Technology Drive Campus.  The Technol [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

LC Health Dept. Food inspections reportLC Health Dept. Food inspections report
22 Apr 2015 14:25

APRIL 22, 2015 January – April 2015 food inspections From Tanya L. Horn, R.S. Health Environmentalist II Lawrence County Health Department  

Lawrence County Fiscal Court   Regular April, 2015 Meeting AgendaLawrence County Fiscal Court Regular April, 2015 Meeting A...
20 Apr 2015 20:02

APRIL 20, 2015 Lawrence County Fiscal Court  Regular Meeting Agenda April 21, 2015  10:00 a.m. Opening Prayer Pledge of Allegiance Call Meeting to Order Approve minutes of the March 17, 2015 Regular Meeting Approve 1st Reading of [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST REPORT - APRIL 18-24, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST REPORT - APRIL 18-24, 2015
26 Apr 2015 14:35

April 25, 2015 by Wade Queen Birt arrested second time this month, sixth time since September  Cory Dustin ScaggsCory Dustin Scaggs, 32, of Louisa, was arrested on April 18, 2015 at 10:38 P.M. by patrolman Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Poli [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – Wooden HorsesGrowing up in Louisa – Wooden Horses
17 Apr 2015 22:25

Growing up in Louisa – Wooden Horses Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn Growing up I remember playing on a large wooden rocking horse. It was like many that we still see around today, although most today are made of plastic. It had rockers much  [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Blaine PTO sponsors 50's danceBlaine PTO sponsors 50's dance
25 Apr 2015 14:12

APRIL 25, 2015 ...at Blaine Elementary School 2015 Blaine Elementary PTO hosted their first ever 50's dance Friday night. Students, teachers and volunteers dressed in themed attire to enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing.    &nb [ ... ]

Business

Camp store opens at Lawrence County Park...Camp store opens at Lawrence County Park...
25 Apr 2015 16:48

APRIL 25, 2015 Much needed convenience for campers at both campgrounds Located in the space adjacent to the Lawrence County Park office, Lakeshore General Store is operated by Jennifer Patrick, and has been open for a couple weeks now. Lazer photo  [ ... ]

Editorials

Gay marriage still social heresy in Eastern Kentucky countyGay marriage still social heresy in Eastern Kentucky county
26 Apr 2015 17:08

APRIL 26, 2015 IT'S NOT THE RELATIONSHIP THAT BOTHERS ME, IT'S CALLING IT MARRIAGE'
SALYERSVILLE, Ky. – Tucked in the hills 100 miles east of Lexington, Magoffin County is best known for two things: Election fraud — a local lawyer once called i [ ... ]

Health

Despite a rise in the number of insured residents, Obamacare getting mixed reviews in Eastern Ky.Despite a rise in the number of insured residents, Obamacare...
22 Apr 2015 22:05

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 2015 When federal health reform was introduced last year in Eastern Kentucky—a largely Republican area that has for years relied on the coal industry—Central Appalachia residents were skeptical of President Obama's health ca [ ... ]

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