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LAWRENCE BOE MEMBER MUST RESIGN AFTER TAKING MARTIN COUNTY INTERIM SUPT. JOBLAWRENCE BOE MEMBER MUST RESIGN AFTER TAKING MARTIN COUNTY I...
02 Jul 2015 14:08

JULY 2, 2015 Education commissioner will choose replacement for board seat until election can be held JD GOBLE: "I am thankful, humbled, and honored to have this opportunity presented to me by the Martin County Board of Education. I will give my be [ ... ]

METH CHARGES DOMINATE LAWRENCE CIRCUIT COURTMETH CHARGES DOMINATE LAWRENCE CIRCUIT COURT
02 Jul 2015 00:59

July 1, 2015 Lawrence woman sentenced to 14 years on drug charges Hope HundleyNearly every case heard during last motion hour of Lawrence County Circuit Court, was related to methamphetamine. Hope Hundley, 28, received the most time at 14 years,  [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY MAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT IN BOYD COUNTY TUESDAY AFTERNOONLAWRENCE COUNTY MAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT IN BOYD CO...
01 Jul 2015 12:47

June 30, 2015  Victor Buddy Moore, 46, of Lawrence County, Kentucky, was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival at King's Daughter Hospital                 A well known Lawrence County man who [ ... ]

Regional & State News

NAMES RELEASED OF TWO JOHNSON COUNTY DEPUTIES INJURED IN CRASHNAMES RELEASED OF TWO JOHNSON COUNTY DEPUTIES INJURED IN CRA...
03 Jul 2015 15:11

July 3, 2015 BOTH DEPUTIES INVOLVED IN CRASH EXPECTED TO BE 'OK' MORGAN COUNTY -- According to the Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price, Deputy John Dale was taken to the hospital for three broken ribs after a violent crash that occured earlier th [ ... ]

ACLU SUES ROWAN CLERK OVER GAY MARRIAGE LICENSESACLU SUES ROWAN CLERK OVER GAY MARRIAGE LICENSES
03 Jul 2015 14:28

Date: 07-03-2015  Protesters waive a rainbow flag on the front lawn of the Rowan County Judicial Center, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Morehead, Ky. The protest was being held against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who, due to the ruling of the Sup [ ... ]

SETTLEMENT IS REACHED IN BLUEGRASS  CRASH THAT CAUSED INJURY AND DEATHSETTLEMENT IS REACHED IN BLUEGRASS CRASH THAT CAUSED INJURY...
29 Jun 2015 19:59

June 29, 2015 Two  HS  Students On  Way  Home From State Tourney Were Killed, Two  Injured In Anderson County Crash On  Parkway... Shown above is a photo taken shortly after a crash that occurred March 21, 2014 [ ... ]

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Sports News

LAWRENCE COUNTY YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADERS GEARING UP FOR ANOTHER GREAT SEASONLAWRENCE COUNTY YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADERS GEARING UP F...
01 Jul 2015 16:59

July 1, 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY YOUTH FOOTBALL LOOKS TO DOMINATE UPCOMING SEASON   The LCYFL is coming off its most successful season ever with a Turf Bowl appearance at Marshall University Stadium and the LCYFL cheerleaders having successfull [ ... ]

BULLDOGS FOOTBALL BOOSTERS UNVEIL 2015 SCHEDULE ON WEBSITEBULLDOGS FOOTBALL BOOSTERS UNVEIL 2015 SCHEDULE ON WEBSITE
29 Jun 2015 15:41

June 29, 2015   Only 52 days to kickoff 2015!!! Only 16 days till start up of football practice. Monday July 13th   Check out the BULLDOGS FOOTBALL website HERE  LC vs Boyd Co Friday, August 21 at 7:00pm
Luke Varney Jr. Memor [ ... ]

Lifestyle

UPDATE: NEW MURAL IN LOUISA CONTINUES UPDATE: NEW MURAL IN LOUISA CONTINUES
03 Jul 2015 11:34

JULY 3, 2015 (UPDATE) More updates are taking place with the mural painting. The volunteer painters are making a lot of progress and hope the mural will be a great focal point for downtown Louisa. 'Muralists Melanie Osborne and Denise Spaulding m [ ... ]

UPDATE: BLAINE PARK TO GET ATTENTION; STATE REPRESENTATIVE SEEKING FUNDSUPDATE: BLAINE PARK TO GET ATTENTION; STATE REPRESENTATIVE S...
30 Jun 2015 19:29

June 30, 2015 STATE REPRESENATIVE JILL YORK WORKING TO FIND IMMEDIATE FIX FOR BLAINE PARK BLAINE -- While recent theft and flood damage have left Blaine Park in horrible shape, an effort is being made to help find funding for repairs, however at th [ ... ]

Education

NEW GED TESTS PROVING DIFFICULT STATEWIDENEW GED TESTS PROVING DIFFICULT STATEWIDE
01 Jul 2015 19:07

July 1, 2015 NUMBER OF GED DIPLOMAS IN KENTUCKY DECREASE WHILE GED TEST DIFFICULTY INCREASE   The General Educational Development test, or GED, was founded as a non-profit test that sought to give people who were not able to get a high school [ ... ]

MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY LANDS HUGE CONTRACT WITH NASAMOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY LANDS HUGE CONTRACT WITH NASA
01 Jul 2015 15:34

July 1, 2015 Morehead State University’s Lunar IceCube mission is the cover story for NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center's Cutting Edge magazine MOREHEAD -- It was announced in April that NASA has selected MSU as one of the 12 Next Space T [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

The Auxier Family, Second Edition now availableThe Auxier Family, Second Edition now available
30 Jun 2015 14:54

June 30, 2015     East Kentucky Press, Inc. is pleased to announce that is has reprinted The Auxier Family, Second Edition, by Dr. Dave Auxier and Judith Tickel Need. The first edition was published in 1995, and the second edition [ ... ]

JULY 4TH PARADE, MUSIC, AND FIREWORK CELEBRATIONJULY 4TH PARADE, MUSIC, AND FIREWORK CELEBRATION
28 Jun 2015 11:57

July 4th celebration announced - Louisa City Park

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - JUNE 22 - JUNE 28, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - JUNE 22 - JUNE 28, 2015
30 Jun 2015 15:12

June 30, 2015 DRUNK DRIVER RUNS INTO VALERO GAS STATION; THREE ARRESTS MADE Cody D. Robinette, 24, was arrested on June 28, 2015 at 12:38 p.m. Arrest was made at the Valero gas station in Louisa. Robinette is being charged with operating a motor [ ... ]

MARRIAGE TITLES AND DEEDS; JUNE 16 - 29MARRIAGE TITLES AND DEEDS; JUNE 16 - 29
30 Jun 2015 13:32

Marriage Titles June 16 - June 29, 2015 Janet Nashala Joyce Kimble, 24, married Kevin Osborne McCoy, 31. Bride is from Louisa and the groom from Huntington, WV. Tiffany Nicole Childers, 21, married Garrick Aaron McCoy, 24. Bride is from Huntingt [ ... ]

Recollections

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - PLAYTIME...GROWING UP IN LOUISA - PLAYTIME...
03 Jul 2015 15:27

Growing up in Louisa – Playtime!   Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn In my career I have had to attend many leadership seminars which almost always had team building activities. A commonality is the introduction of various games. When an a [ ... ]

Growing up in Louisa – July 4th  Growing up in Louisa – July 4th
27 Jun 2015 14:57

Growing up in Louisa – July 4th Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn   I remember some old codger sitting somewhere down near the courthouse whittling on a stick and spitting tobacco juice. He was mumbling and spouting off with his home-gr [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

BLAINE FIRE DEPARTMENT MAKING BIG PREPARATIONS FOR SPECTACULAR FOURTH OF JULYBLAINE FIRE DEPARTMENT MAKING BIG PREPARATIONS FOR SPECTACUL...
30 Jun 2015 19:43

June 30, 2015 FIREWORK CELEBRATION IS LOOKING TO COME AND GO WITH A 'BANG' Preparations are underway for the Blaine Volunteer Fire Department’s 2nd Annual 4th of July celebration which will be held this Saturday at Blaine Community Center and P [ ... ]

COUNTY'S FIRST YOUTH FEST IS A SUCCESSCOUNTY'S FIRST YOUTH FEST IS A SUCCESS
28 Jun 2015 14:33

JUNE 29, 2015 FIRST TIME AROUND First Time Around sponsored last night's Youth Fest and drew a nice crowd. Lazer photo by Jennifer Ferguson Despite the rain a large crowd brought their lawn chairs to enjoy the entertain. Despite the rainy weathe [ ... ]

Business

KENTUCKY LAWMAKERS UPSET OVER SEWAGE FROM VIRGINIA INTO BIG SANDYKENTUCKY LAWMAKERS UPSET OVER SEWAGE FROM VIRGINIA INTO BIG ...
03 Jul 2015 20:38

Date: 07-03-2015  Ky. State Senator Ray Jones said the owner of the marina on Fishtrap Lake was quoted in a local paper for losing business. People are reportedly afraid to swim in the water. Lawmakers took the Division of Water to task Thursd [ ... ]

Perspectives

DESPITE OPINION, WE MUST DEFEND THE RIGHTS OF OTHERSDESPITE OPINION, WE MUST DEFEND THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS
03 Jul 2015 20:25

Date: 07-03-2015   The State Journal As we approach Saturday’s 239th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, we find ourselves in a time when the tenets of the Constitution that came after the Declaration are being ca [ ... ]

PAUL SAYS LEGALIZING MARIJUANA SHOULD BE A 'STATE ISSUE'PAUL SAYS LEGALIZING MARIJUANA SHOULD BE A 'STATE ISSUE'
02 Jul 2015 18:46

Date: 07-02-2015 Paul goes where few in old GOP have been, accepts campaign donations from pot industry  Kentucky New Era U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is not ready to say if he would vote to legalize recreational marijuana at the state level. “I thi [ ... ]

Health

TRMC ANNOUNCES NEW REGISTRATION COORDINATOR TRMC ANNOUNCES NEW REGISTRATION COORDINATOR
02 Jul 2015 19:52

  Amanda Copley has recently been selected as the Registration Coordinator with Three Rivers Medical Center, announced Chief Executive Officer Greg A. Kiser, MHA.   Amanda CopleyCopley was hired on August 12, 2009 as a registration and  [ ... ]

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Lazer Poll

There will be a July 4th celebration at the Louisa Park. Do you and your family/friends plan on attending?

Yes. I will be attending and have been celebrating this holiday in Louisa for some time. - 37%
No. I have made other plans for this day. - 32.6%
Yes. I will be attending but it will be the first time for this specific celebration. - 2.2%
Maybe. Depends on weather, health, etc... - 23.9%

Total votes: 46
The voting for this poll has ended on: July 5, 2015