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FT. GAY-LOUISA FIRE SQUADS FIGHT TWO TRAILER FIRE IN FT. GAYFT. GAY-LOUISA FIRE SQUADS FIGHT TWO TRAILER FIRE IN FT. GAY
02 Aug 2015 20:50

AUGUST 2, 2015 FB photo TheMountainWolf/ Morgan Prater FT. GAY, -- There were no injuries this morning in a blaze that drew at least three fire departments to the scene in Ft. Gay. At least two mobile homes were destroyed in the fire that broke out [ ... ]

HIRING FOR NEW YEAR ANNOUNCED BY BOE; FLETCHER SAYS AEP GRANT COMINGHIRING FOR NEW YEAR ANNOUNCED BY BOE; FLETCHER SAYS AEP GRAN...
30 Jul 2015 13:49

JULY 30, 2015 Lawrence County BOE Holds Special Meeting Two new assistant football coaching positions this season Finance Officer Edris Humphrey, left and Lawrence. Co. SuptDr. Robbie Fletcher had good news for the public at Monday's meeting. LOU [ ... ]

SERIOUS ACCIDENT AT NORTHERN LAWRENCE CO. RACE TRACK; ONE FLOWN OUT FOR TREATMENTSERIOUS ACCIDENT AT NORTHERN LAWRENCE CO. RACE TRACK; ONE FL...
28 Jul 2015 13:59

JULY 28, 2015  This medical evacuation helicopter is just short of landing Sunday on Rt. 23 north of Louisa. An accident at a private racetrack in northern Lawrence County left a man with significant injuries that required that he be flown out [ ... ]

Regional & State News

NEW FAIR VIDEO- IT'S TIME FOR THE FAIR! NEW FAIR VIDEO- IT'S TIME FOR THE FAIR!
03 Aug 2015 15:13

AUGUST 3, 2015 (UPDATE) LAZER VIDEO  CLICK HERE Fairgrounds and speeches Friday at the Fair! Fun packed Saturday includes greased pig contest... Jailer Roger Lee Jordan gets dunked CAUGHT IT!   Country ham contest Louisa, K [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY ROAD TO BE CLOSED MONDAYLAWRENCE COUNTY ROAD TO BE CLOSED MONDAY
31 Jul 2015 19:54

JULY 31, 2015 Cains Creek cross drain fix closes road Monday, maybe Tuesday LAWRENCE COUNTY – July 31, 2015 – Cains Creek Road, KY 3394, will be closed to all traffic on Monday, August 3, so that Highway District 12 maintenance workers can repl [ ... ]

WELL KNOWN LOCAL PHYSICIAN TO RECEIVE ALUMNI AWARDWELL KNOWN LOCAL PHYSICIAN TO RECEIVE ALUMNI AWARD
31 Jul 2015 13:13

JULY 31, 2015  FT. GAY DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI 2015 recipient of Distinguished Alumni Award, Dr. Marc Workman, MD. is a familiar person to many Louisa residents and he has roots in both Lawrence and Wayne counties Dr. Marc Workman, MD, to Receiv [ ... ]

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Sports News

GOLFERS 'HOT' IN EXTENDED LEAGUE PLAY AT EAGLE RIDGEGOLFERS 'HOT' IN EXTENDED LEAGUE PLAY AT EAGLE RIDGE
02 Aug 2015 13:09

August 1, 2015 Eagle Ridge Golf League News
Bill Jackson Tuesday, July 28, 2015, was the hottest day of the year, at least the hottest day we have played in the league this year. Attempting to stay hydrated was more difficult than playing the cours [ ... ]

FT. GAY ALUMNI TO HOST ANNUAL JOE DAMRON GOLF TOURNAMENTFT. GAY ALUMNI TO HOST ANNUAL JOE DAMRON GOLF TOURNAMENT
31 Jul 2015 13:35

JULY 31, 2015 The Joe Damron Tournament is a major source of revenue for an endowed scholarship established with the Marshall University Foundation/ The Fort Gay High School Alumni Association will host the Joe Damron Memorial Golf Tournament on F [ ... ]

Lifestyle

ANIMAL SHELTER IN CRISIS; HUMANE SOCIETY ASKS FOR LOCAL SUPPORTANIMAL SHELTER IN CRISIS; HUMANE SOCIETY ASKS FOR LOCAL SUPP...
27 Jul 2015 13:28

JULY 27, 2015 Humane society asks for help from the public Louisa, KY -- An important organization of the Lawrence County Community in operation for 21 years is in dire straits and desperately asks the public for help. Due to increased costs [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY HOSTS REGIONAL TOURISM MEETINGLAWRENCE COUNTY HOSTS REGIONAL TOURISM MEETING
23 Jul 2015 15:55

JULY 23, 3015 Representatives from Kentucky Department of Travel & Tourism present TO DISCUSS PLANS For the first time in recent memory, Lawrence County was the HOST of an important Regional Tourism meeting this week. The Lawrence County Touri [ ... ]

Education

BLAINE READYFEST 2015 A HIT; SCHOOL STARTS WEDNESDAYBLAINE READYFEST 2015 A HIT; SCHOOL STARTS WEDNESDAY
02 Aug 2015 13:20

AUGUST 1, 2015 BES Students are Ready! School starts Wednesday... The gym was full of excitement as the first day of school quickly approaches. Meet the teacher, classroom meetings, school supplies and more… Blaine Elementary students were abl [ ... ]

AUGUST 11 IS DEADLINE TO RUN FOR UNEXPIRED TERM ON SCHOOL BOARDAUGUST 11 IS DEADLINE TO RUN FOR UNEXPIRED TERM ON SCHOOL BO...
31 Jul 2015 14:52

JULY 31, 2015 JOBE SAYS NO ONE TO BE APPOINTED TEMPORARILY Former Board member registers to run Madelynn Roberts LOUISA, Ky. -- LAWRENCE CLERK CHRIS JOBE SAID TODAY THE POSITION OF DISTRICT 1 BOE MEMBER IS VACANT UNTIL THE NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTIO [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

ROTARY AUCTION COMING THIS WEEKROTARY AUCTION COMING THIS WEEK
03 Aug 2015 13:10

AUGUST 3, 2015   ANNUAL ROTARY AUCTION SET FOR TUESDAY WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY

FRIENDS OF YATESVILLE TO HOST COUNTY-WIDE MEETING AUGUST 4FRIENDS OF YATESVILLE TO HOST COUNTY-WIDE MEETING AUGUST 4
30 Jul 2015 15:27

JULY 30, 2015 Chairman stresses importance of attending The Friends of Yatesville Lake (FOYL), a non-profit group which formed last year, will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, August 4, at 6:00 pm at the Lawrence County Community Center. The purp [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE CO. COURTHOUSE REPORT: Deeds, Marriages, and civil suitsLAWRENCE CO. COURTHOUSE REPORT: Deeds, Marriages, and civil ...
30 Jul 2015 16:01

JULY 30, 2015 Lawrence County Courthouse report; Deeds, Marriages, and civil lawsuits Lazer legals...by Jennifer Ferguson  Deeds John Thompson to Patricia Cox, Gary Thompson and Lenora Azbill Philip and Donna Triplett to Sonja Pack Thoma [ ... ]

OPEN RECORDS ON CAMERA LAWS COMING TO ALL AREAS? OPEN RECORDS ON CAMERA LAWS COMING TO ALL AREAS?
24 Jul 2015 17:30

FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2015 Interactive map charts body camera laws and policies in more than 100 police departments The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has created a great interactive online tool for journalists that charts "the policies of [ ... ]

Recollections

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - RAIL TRAVELGROWING UP IN LOUISA - RAIL TRAVEL
01 Aug 2015 14:15

Growing up in Louisa – Rail Travel  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn It was a long time ago that I recall seeing one of those big rumbling, black monsters that steamed many times throughout the day, hauling coal and other commodities endl [ ... ]

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - WAKES?GROWING UP IN LOUISA - WAKES?
25 Jul 2015 14:10

Growing up in Louisa – Wakes!   Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn I recently received an email from a reader who wrote about a couple of stories pertaining to the old tradition of wakes. How that practice came to be I’m not sure. Maybe i [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

ADVENTURE WEEKEND FOR CANCER SURVIVORS SET FOR CARTER CAVESADVENTURE WEEKEND FOR CANCER SURVIVORS SET FOR CARTER CAVES
28 Jul 2015 15:57

JULY 28, 2015 Adventure Weekend for Kentucky women cancer survivors Carter Caves to host Adventure Weekend for Kentucky women cancer survivors
 Kentucky First Lady Jane Beshear and the Kentucky Cancer Program invite women cancer survivors to an  [ ... ]

LAWRENCE CO. FAIR TO HOLD SEPARATE CAR AND TRACTOR SHOWSLAWRENCE CO. FAIR TO HOLD SEPARATE CAR AND TRACTOR SHOWS
28 Jul 2015 00:12

JULY 19, 2015 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY CAR SHOW Lawrence Co. Fair Fair Car Show 2015   FRST ANNUAL LAWRENCE COUNTY TRACTOR SHOW! Tractor Show Flyer 2015   Lawrence County Fair Board    Nita Ferrell - Chairman  Lawrence  [ ... ]

Business

KSP OFFERING NEW PUBLIC PHONE APPKSP OFFERING NEW PUBLIC PHONE APP
29 Jul 2015 01:42

Date: 07-28-2015 KSP encourages citizens to download new mobile app Kentucky Press News Service Frankfort — Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer announced a new mobile smartphone app Tuesday that will change the way KSP interacts wit [ ... ]

Perspectives

FBI, U.S. ATTORNEY TARGET POLITICAL CORRUPTION IN STATEFBI, U.S. ATTORNEY TARGET POLITICAL CORRUPTION IN STATE
01 Aug 2015 13:49

Date: 07-31-2015 Federal officials want to stop public corruption in Kentucky Kentucky Press News Service The FBI said it wants to end public corruption in Kentucky and wants the state's citizens to help. On Friday, the FBI and U.S. attorney la [ ... ]

CONWAY BY A NOSE, BLUEGRASS POLL SAYSCONWAY BY A NOSE, BLUEGRASS POLL SAYS
31 Jul 2015 13:53

Date: 07-31-2015 Conway holds narrow lead over Bevin It's Bevin, left, chasing Conway with 90 days to go, polls say. Democrat Jack Conway will head to the Fancy Farm picnic on Saturday with a narrow advantage over Republican Matt Bevin in the Kent [ ... ]

Health

FOOD INSPECTIONS RELEASED BY LCHDFOOD INSPECTIONS RELEASED BY LCHD
28 Jul 2015 14:51

JULY 28, 2015 LAWRENCE CO. HEALTH DEPT. May and June 2015 reports BY TANYA HORN (a) If the rating score of the establishment is eighty-five (85) or more, all violations of one (1) or two (2) point items shall be corrected prior to the [ ... ]

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Lazer Poll

Would you like to have a vote on whether Lawrence Co. has a magistrate or Commissioner form of government?

Yes, three commissioners - 55.6%
No, leave it like it is - 11.1%
Need to know more about it - 25.9%

Total votes: 27
The voting for this poll has ended on: August 2, 2015