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12 Meth charges head up Lawrence grand jury indictments, Two cows stolen in rustllin' incident 12 Meth charges head up Lawrence grand jury indictments, Two...
27 Jan 2015 16:27

JANUARY 27, 2015; Twelve indicted on meth charges; man indicted for 'rustlin'... Lawrence Grand Jury January Indictments...
  Louisa, KY --There were numerous indictments handed down by a Lawrence County Jury in their January meeting. Duran [ ... ]

Louisa meth bust nabs sixLouisa meth bust nabs six
22 Jan 2015 19:35

DRUG BUST IN LOUISA! Six Arrested on Meth Charges in Louisa, Ky. Thursday, 22 January 2015 13:00 - written by Wade Queen        LESLIE SCOTT TRIPLETT LARRY SALYER WESLEY R. TRIPLETT SHANDRA L. WELLS JAIMIE L. [ ... ]

Fiscal Court has first 10:00am meeting, seeking info on FIVCO projectFiscal Court has first 10:00am meeting, seeking info on FIVC...
21 Jan 2015 17:35

January 21, 2015; Fiscal Court votes to take action in FIVCO deals... WHERE'S OUR JOBS? LOUISA, Ky. -- Distict 2 magistrate John J. Lemaster told court members yesterday they should take immediate action of some type to force Area Development Dist [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Mystery follows missing girl case after she is found...Mystery follows missing girl case after she is found...
28 Jan 2015 21:24

JANUARY 27, 2015; Teenager found after Search&Rescue called out; Mystery brews as to where she was... Multiple agencies called out  A Lawrence County teenage girl was found and rescued safely after she was reported missing early Saturday  [ ... ]

City has water price proposal on table with Big Sandy WaterCity has water price proposal on table with Big Sandy Water
25 Jan 2015 20:49

January 25, 2015; City council wastes no time in addressing water price situation; Approves proposal that would put the wholesale price approximately 25 cents per 1000 gallon above the cost of producing the water...  Meeting time change ordin [ ... ]

Lawrence County shooting: one dead from shot to the headLawrence County shooting: one dead from shot to the head
24 Jan 2015 14:04

January 24, 2015;  UPDATE: Saturday, Jan. 24. - victim identified Coroner ID's Louisa man, 41, in 'accidental' shooting... "The person who shot theirself was Christopher M. McDowell age 41 of Highway 3 North Louisa.  I will be ruling thi [ ... ]

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Sports News

LC Soccer star signs with UPIKELC Soccer star signs with UPIKE
27 Jan 2015 00:11

Tori Dillon signs to plan soccer at UPIKE   We would like to congratulate Tori Dillon, who signed with the University of Pikeville to play soccer next year. Tori was a four year varsity starter for Lawrence County High School. During that time [ ... ]

Dawgs have 2-1 week, Dalton scores 31 in returnDawgs have 2-1 week, Dalton scores 31 in return
26 Jan 2015 23:45

JANUARY 26, 2015; Bulldogs finish week (2-1) after 84-83 win over Shroder, Ohio; Dawgs regrouping...
By Donnie Shapaka Louisa— The Lawrence County Bulldogs finished (2-1) in boy’s basketball action last week. The week started off rough for t [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Bobbi Helmandollar, realized she needed  to improve her lifestyle Bobbi Helmandollar, realized she needed to improve her life...
29 Jan 2015 20:12

January 29, 2015 WHERE IS FITNESS? week 3: Tragedy sparks change... By Jennifer Ferguson Though it’s sad, it often takes a tragic situation to spark a change. At 44 years old Sitka, Ky. resident, Bobbi Helmandollar, realized she needed  [ ... ]

Maggard is new Extension Agent for Lawrence co.Maggard is new Extension Agent for Lawrence co.
27 Jan 2015 01:19

JANUARY 26, 2015; New Ag Agent getting settled in; says 'I have big shoes to fill'...  The Lawrence County Extension Office has announced Laura Opell-Maggard as the new Agriculture Agent. Maggard, 26, replaces former agent, Julia Rollins who t [ ... ]

Education

Additional staff added to local 'Smile Savers' programAdditional staff added to local 'Smile Savers' program
29 Jan 2015 21:11

JANUARY 28, 2015; New Smile Savers Dental Program for the Local Schools; Lawrence County Health Department is proud to announce the implementation of the Smile Savers Dental Hygiene Program. The program is funded through a grant from the Kentuc [ ... ]

 Flu as “widespread” in both West Virginia and Kentucky Flu as “widespread” in both West Virginia and Kentucky
26 Jan 2015 20:01

JANUARY 26, 2015; When to Seek Emergency Medical Help for Flu... Louisa, Ky -- The flu virus continues to spread across the U.S., with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) closely tracking the number of confirmed cases and urgi [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

'Road to licenses goes through me' ABC officer says; Public meeting on Louisa alcohol sales held Jan. 22'Road to licenses goes through me' ABC officer says; Public ...
26 Jan 2015 15:34

January 25, 2015; Public hears from state ABC concerning alcohol sales at town meeting; administrator explains license process...  Who will be new alcohol commissioner? LOUISA, Ky. -- An informational meeting was held in Louisa Thursday  [ ... ]

Lawrence County Schools will be dismissed at 12:00 noon today, No school tomorrow (Tuesday)Lawrence County Schools will be dismissed at 12:00 noon toda...
25 Jan 2015 16:35

THELEVISALAZER.COM   Lawrence County Schools will be dismissed at 12:00 noon today, The Lazer has learned. There wll also be no school Tuesday but the rumor is it's a Google day...

EDITORIALS/COURT RECORDS

Lawrence County Court dockets, January 12-21, 2015Lawrence County Court dockets, January 12-21, 2015
13 May 2015 16:18

THELEVISALAZER.COM   LAWRENCE COUNTY COURT DOCKETS Click on either court to see current information   January 21, 1015     January 12 - 16

City streets getting some relief with pot holesCity streets getting some relief with pot holes
30 Jan 2015 19:02

JANUARY 28, 2015; A much needed Patch…
  The Louisa City Street Crew began cold patching potholes in different areas of the city Wednesday but unfortunately rain and cold temps stopped them after one day. Officials say they plan to resume as  [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – Water!  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn JANUARY 31, 2015;Growing up in Louisa – Water! Weekly feature . . . by Mike ...
31 Jan 2015 13:34

JANUARY 31, 2015; Growing up in Louisa – Water! Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn Have you ever tasted sulfur water? I’d think if you lived up or down the spine of the Appalachian Mountains, you surely have. The deal is that I was a ‘tow [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Kentucky State Parks Celebrate Valentine’s Day With Special EventsKentucky State Parks Celebrate Valentine’s Day With Special ...
16 Jan 2015 14:30

Thursday, January 15, 2015;  Kentucky State Parks Valentine’s Day With Special Events...   FRANKFORT, Ky. – Celebrate Valentine’s Day at a Kentucky State Park this year with your special someone! Many parks are offering events and pack [ ... ]

Business

New e-filing system to speed up the judicial processNew e-filing system to speed up the judicial process
23 Jan 2015 14:06

Chief Justice announces new electronic system in courts; All 120 counties expected to be on efile system by end of year...
The Chief Justice of the Kentucky Supreme Court was the featured speaker on Wednesday at the Christian County Justice Center [ ... ]

Health

Researchers blame Wal-Mart for obesity epidemicResearchers blame Wal-Mart for obesity epidemic
29 Jan 2015 21:41

January 27, 2015 Researchers blame Wal-Mart for obesity epidemic, say buying in bulk increases obesity; Researchers blame Wal-Mart for obesity epidemic, say buying in bulk increases obesity The rise of obesity in America can be linked to the avail [ ... ]

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