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 Ohio  'gang of four' indicted on charges of stealing $1,000 cash from Louisa Walmart Ohio 'gang of four' indicted on charges of stealing $1,000...
16 Apr 2015 14:39

APRIL 15, 2015 Five men indicted for trafficking marijuana near elementary school in Louisa By Catrina Vargo Louisa, KY -- The Lawrence County Grand Jury met last week, handing down indictments which included five individuals who were indic [ ... ]

Widespread flooding strikes suddenly in LawrenceWidespread flooding strikes suddenly in Lawrence
14 Apr 2015 18:05

APRIL 14, 2015 Floodwaters continued to overtake rural roads and city streets today as flash flood surprises area... Not much information has been submitted by local emergency services but Mike Woods' local EMS has some really good videos of severa [ ... ]

Closing of long-time Louisa eatery last month surprised many; move is permanent says publicist Closing of long-time Louisa eatery last month surprised many...
13 Apr 2015 16:44

APRIL 13, 2015 When you have to talk to someone in Dallas, Texas to find out what happens in Louisa.....   by WADE QUEEN Citizens of Lawrence County got an unsettling surprise last month when Long John's Silver of Louisa closed its doors.  [ ... ]

Regional & State News

The Louisa Fire Department responded to a garage fire Friday morning on Mulberry Ave. The Louisa Fire Department responded to a garage fire Friday...
17 Apr 2015 17:22

APRIL 17, 2015 No injuries in garage fire on Mulberry Street this morning   There were no injuries reported in a garage fire this morning in Louisa. Photo by Cory longstreth

City council splits 3-2 on paying bill for new streetlights on entranceCity council splits 3-2 on paying bill for new streetlights ...
16 Apr 2015 21:53

APRIL 16, 2015 "Grand Extreme" entrance to be installed by state on new 23 connector, city will pay for power bill on street lights Mayor Harold Slone, left discusses city business with council members Lisa Schaeffer, Tom Parsons and Angie McGuire  [ ... ]

Basketball league folds, parents lose moneyBasketball league folds, parents lose money
15 Apr 2015 13:55

Date: 04-15-2015 League president takes off with money...   Youth basketball teams are looking for answers — and thousands of dollars in refunds — after a Louisville-based basketball circuit abruptly shut down over the weekend. David K [ ... ]

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Sports News

2015 baseball mid-season2015 baseball mid-season
18 Apr 2015 18:50

APRIL 18, 2015 2015 LC baseball- midseason The 2015 Lawrence Co. Bulldog baseball team is 7-9 (3-3 Region 15 record and 1-1 in district 57) so far this season. The Bulldogs have had trouble scoring recently having lost two games this week to Ea [ ... ]

Trip to the beach a success for Lady Dawgs Softball;  Team now 9-7, second in the 15th RegionTrip to the beach a success for Lady Dawgs Softball; Team n...
14 Apr 2015 14:26

APRIL 14, 2015  Senior Kelli Young made the catch of the season so far in this past week's action. Lazer photo by Mitch Castle  Coach Horn says his 9-7 ball club is beginning to "bond" as a team. Lady Dawgs an 'improving 9- [ ... ]

Lifestyles

2015 Health & Wellness Expo held in Louisa....big crowd in attendance2015 Health & Wellness Expo held in Louisa....big crowd in a...
15 Apr 2015 01:07

APRIL 14, 2015   Local resident Lilly Vinson registers folks to win a door prize By Catrina Vargo Louisa, KY -- Sunny skies and the first day without rain in a week, helped to bring in one of largest crowds ever to the 2015 Health and W [ ... ]

Big crowd turns out to 'Cruise The Plaza' Saturday night .... old rock-n-roll band reunites...classic cars and bikers join inBig crowd turns out to 'Cruise The Plaza' Saturday night ......
13 Apr 2015 20:19

APRIL 15, 2015 CRUISIN'   By Catrina Vargo THE PLAZA, Louisa, Ky. -- The Louisa Plaza was buzzing with activity Saturday night as the legendary high school hangout from a few decades ago came to life during the 'Cruise The Plaza' event. F [ ... ]

Education

Representative York Welcomed Louisa East Elementary School to Kentucky State CapitolRepresentative York Welcomed Louisa East Elementary School t...
17 Apr 2015 17:10

  APRIL 17, 2015 REP. York and Louisa East Elementary   FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 17, 2015) – Rep. Jill York, R-Grayson (third row, first from left), greeted students and teachers from Louisa East Elementary School on April 16th during t [ ... ]

ACTCS Congratulations LCHS Class of 2015ACTCS Congratulations LCHS Class of 2015
17 Apr 2015 13:33

APRIL 17, 2015 Congratulations LCHS Class of 2015 LCHS senior celebration 4/ 16 /15   Ashland Community and Technical College came to Lawrence County High School April 16 for the Class of 2015 Senior Celebration.  In addition to games [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

Calvary Baptist Revival Calvary Baptist Revival
18 Apr 2015 15:07

APRIL 18, 2015 CALVARY BAPTIST SPRING REVIVAL BEGINS TOMORROW

AGENDA Lawrence County Board of Education Regular April MeetingAGENDA Lawrence County Board of Education Regular April Meet...
17 Apr 2015 22:33

April 17, 2015 Lawrence County Board of Education Regular Meeting Every Child College and Career Ready;
A Community Involved & Informed
April 20, 2015 6:00 p.m. Lawrence County High School    AGENDA 1. CALL TO ORDER   Eve [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

April 20 is deadline to register to vote in May primaryApril 20 is deadline to register to vote in May primary
16 Apr 2015 14:35

Date: 04-15-2015
Kentucky Press News Service Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes reminds eligible Kentuckians that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming May 19 Primary Election is Monday, April 20. County clerks’ offices thro [ ... ]

New license plates available....two new styles New license plates available....two new styles
15 Apr 2015 03:09

APRIL 14, 2015 L to R: Jason Lycan, Louisa Bass Club member, Chris Jobe, Lawrence County Court Clerk, and Jodi Parsley, Lawrence County Circuit Court Clerk By Catrina Vargo  Louisa, KY -- As of April 1, 2015, two new specialty license pl [ ... ]

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

Goodbye Cartooners...Goodbye Cartooners...
17 Apr 2015 17:36

APRIL 17, 2015 Mr. Cartoon and Beeper   HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The WSAZ family is sad to announce Jule Huffman, also known as "Mr. Cartoon," has died. Jule was a weather reporter at WSAZ for 38 years, but he will be remembered, forever, [ ... ]

Business

City has had six applications for beer licensesCity has had six applications for beer licenses
30 Apr 2015 17:39

UPDATE: 4/13/15 Battle brewing for two liquor licenses, three have applied already STATE BEVERAGE CONTROL spokesperson Holly Mullins sent the following information after a public records request from The Lazer staff, which, she said, is normal proc [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, April 15, 2015- Bad decisions,Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, April 15, 2015- Bad...
15 Apr 2015 14:36

APRIL 15, 2015   Bad decisions,         Age is only a number By Glenn Mollette
Two police officers - one from South Carolina and one from Oklahoma should never have pulled their handguns. Their d [ ... ]

Health

Polling shows Kentucky ranks third in share of residents, 24.5 percent, who say they take mood-altering drugs every dayPolling shows Kentucky ranks third in share of residents, 24...
06 Apr 2015 13:56

APRIL 6, 2015
  Kentucky Health News Events, trends, issues, ideas and journalism about health care and health in Kentucky   Kentucky is the place to be for mood-altering drugs. The state ranked third in aGallup Organization&nbs [ ... ]

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