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Bank relents, will give building to H&G Society without reversion clause in deedBank relents, will give building to H&G Society without reve...
30 Mar 2015 15:07

MARCH 30, 2015 FREE AND CLEAR... Preston issues message to Lawrence County Historical and Genealogical Society members   A non official poll of opinions was taken by a standing vote to help the board make a decision. Lazer photo by Jennifer  [ ... ]

Louisa man arrested on sex charges involving underage child Louisa man arrested on sex charges involving underage child
29 Mar 2015 15:17

MARCH 29, 2015 CECIL EVANS A Louisa, Ky man was arrested around sunrise Thursday morning on several charges after being accused of forced criminal sex acts involving an underage child.

Cecil Evans, 29, of Louisa, was arrested March 26 by the Johns [ ... ]

Historical Society will not take bank building if revert clause is demanded Historical Society will not take bank building if revert cla...
28 Mar 2015 20:57

March 28, 2015 'This is the biggest decision we’ve ever had to make' --Sec/Treas John David Preston A non official poll of opinions was taken by a standing vote to help the board make a decision. BOE Chair addresses members. Lazer photo by Jennif [ ... ]

Regional & State News

How changes made by the 2015 General Assembly will affect your lifeHow changes made by the 2015 General Assembly will affect yo...
29 Mar 2015 15:25

MARCH 29, 2015  Here's how statewide newspapers see the 2015 session. Later in the week Lawrence Co. state senator Ray Jones and Lawrence Co. Rep. Jill York are expected to send message to their constituencies regarding the session. FRANKFORT  [ ... ]

Billion-Dollar Verdict for Kentucky Rests on Disputed Missed DeadlineBillion-Dollar Verdict for Kentucky Rests on Disputed Missed...
29 Mar 2015 15:08

March 28, 2015  oxycontin   by WADE QUEEN A missed court deadline could result in a billion-dollar windfall for Kentucky taxpayers from the manufacturer of Oxycontin. The state is suing Purdue Pharma for misrepresenting its prescripti [ ... ]

HOGAN SURGES IN STATEWIDE POLLHOGAN SURGES IN STATEWIDE POLL
27 Mar 2015 17:53

MARCH 27, 2015 Lawrence County Attorney up 7 points in independent survey; maintains 2-to1 lead in Fifth Congressional District Mike Hogan for aLEXINGTON- Lawrence County Attorney Mike Hogan maintains a 7 percent lead over State Sen. Whitney W [ ... ]

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Sports News

Dawgs start season 4-2, will head to Georgia for Spring BreakDawgs start season 4-2, will head to Georgia for Spring Brea...
27 Mar 2015 15:13

MARCH 27, 2015   LC baseball leaders; Nosh Cantrel,l Eric Salyers, Noah Lambert, Chase Coverdale, Austin Bailey, Zach Keesee, and Brock Turner   By Mitch Castle LOUISA, Ky. -- Coming into the season, Coach Travis Feltner and his Lawr [ ... ]

LC softball off to 5-0 start this seasonLC softball off to 5-0 start this season
23 Mar 2015 17:00

MARCH 24, 2015  Ciana Bowen pitches no hit shutout against Shelby Valley 2015 team roster Softball 2015 roster   LC senior Savanah Cyrus (2) hangs on to the ball on a nice ply in a recent Lady Bulldog softball game. Photo compliments J [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Park Manager visits Rotary; new members inducted, library events announcedPark Manager visits Rotary; new members inducted, library ev...
29 Mar 2015 14:21

MARCH 29, 2015   Rotary President Greg Kiser with new members Rita Parker and Judy Carter both with Citizens National Bank  LOUISA, Ky. -- The Louisa Rotary Club met Thursday, March 26, at the First Baptist Church in Louisa, and after th [ ... ]

Another Blaine area bank will be undergoing some major changesAnother Blaine area bank will be undergoing some major chang...
26 Mar 2015 15:30

MARCH 26, 2015 A new mission has been formed under the ownership of Jeremy and Rachel Wheeler By Jennifer Ferguson In hopes of expanding services and being able to better serve the community, the Blaine area food bank will be undergoing some m [ ... ]

Education

'School and Community' days called for by Supt. for April'School and Community' days called for by Supt. for April
31 Mar 2015 14:46

MARCH 31, 2015   Lawrence County Schools Chief Dr. Robert "Robby"  Fletcher has scheduled some special days for each school of the county near the end of the school year. The S&C Days will give the system the opportunity to share what [ ... ]

KCTCS News- March 24, 2015- New KCTCS President Will Visit the CollegeKCTCS News- March 24, 2015- New KCTCS President Will Visit t...
24 Mar 2015 21:02

MARCH 24, 2015 Dr. Jay Box, President of the Kentucky and Community and Technical College System, will be in Ashland April 1 to get input for the System’s 2016 through 2022 strategic plan. He is visiting all 16 KCTCS college this spring to gather  [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

50th REUNION SET FOR THE RICHARDSON SCHOOL50th REUNION SET FOR THE RICHARDSON SCHOOL
31 Mar 2015 15:30

MARCH 31, 2015   All Richardson School students, of any year, and their family members, are cordially invited to attend the 50th Reunion of the School, set for Saturday, June 20, 2015. This “Golden Celebration” will be held at the Louisa [ ... ]

Louisa City Council  'Special Workshop Session' TonightLouisa City Council 'Special Workshop Session' Tonight
31 Mar 2015 14:02

MARCH 31, 2015 Louisa City Council         Workshop Session Agenda March 31, 2015 -- 7:00 PM Louisa City Hall   Call to order. Discuss 2015-2016 Water and Sewer Budget.              [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

Lawrence County Arrest Report- MARCH 24-29, 2015Lawrence County Arrest Report- MARCH 24-29, 2015
31 Mar 2015 17:07

MARCH 31, 2015   by WADE QUEEN 4 arrested in drug bust by city police during midnight traffic stop between courthouse and middle school. Leonard brandon RiceLeonard Brandon Rice, 29, of Louisa, was arrested on March 24, 2015 at 8:52 P.M. b [ ... ]

Lawrence County Courthouse reportLawrence County Courthouse report
31 Mar 2015 15:46

MARCH 31, 2015     CIVIL Suits filed-3-30-2015 15-CI-00039 CHRISTY COOPER VS. MICHAEL COOPER TEMPORARY MAINTENANCE 15-CI-00040 RACHEL MAYNARD VS. LOWELL MAYNARD CUSTODY AND SUPPORT 15-CI-00042 WILLIAM COLVIN VS. KRYSTYNA COLVIN DI [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – A Dreaded Word!Growing up in Louisa – A Dreaded Word!
28 Mar 2015 13:35

Growing up in Louisa – A Dreaded Word!   Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn When I was growing up in Louisa my whole life was about play. At night, after reluctantly going to bed, usually at the threat of a grownup, I laid me down t [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Pikeville ready to host 39th 'Hillbilly Days' eventPikeville ready to host 39th 'Hillbilly Days' event
25 Mar 2015 18:10

MARCH 25, 2015 As the days get longer and warmer, Pike County begins an annual rite of spring: Preparing to welcome thousands to Pikeville for Hillbilly Days April 16, 17 and 18th. The event, a fundraiser for the Lexington Shriners Hospital for c [ ... ]

Business

Auditor Edelen releases special report on the financial strength of rural hospitalsAuditor Edelen releases special report on the financial stre...
30 Mar 2015 15:39

March 30, 2015 Study finds one-third in poor financial health, raises concerns about maintaining adequate access to health care in rural Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 30, 2015) – Auditor Adam Edelen has released a special report on the financial [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, 'I'm irked about cancer'Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, 'I'm irked about ca...
26 Mar 2015 16:46

MARCH 26, 2015 Cancer, it's past time By Glenn Mollette Cancer is one of the most feared words of all. Almost every week I hear about a friend, acquaintance, old schoolmate or family member being diagnosed with cancer. I have Facebook friends who [ ... ]

Health

LOCAL HOSPITALS HONOR PHYSICIANS DURING NATIONAL DOCTORS’ DAYLOCAL HOSPITALS HONOR PHYSICIANS DURING NATIONAL DOCTORS’ DA...
26 Mar 2015 18:12

MARCH 26, 2015 Louisa, Ky  – Healer. Detective. Adviser. Confidante. Comforter.  These are among the many roles doctors fulfill each day as they care for patients and their families. Whether it is in a hospital, a clinic, or a long-ter [ ... ]

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