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8.2 % OF LAWRENCE COUNTIANS ARE ON THE DRAW8.2 % OF LAWRENCE COUNTIANS ARE ON THE DRAW
06 Jul 2015 18:45

JULY 6, 2015 What do you think should be done about the heavy dependancy on government handouts in the region?   LOUISA, Ky -- This county and region just finished celebrating our Independence but the biggest issue could be "dependence" inste [ ... ]

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

METAL GATE IMPALES TRUCK, PASSENGER IN PLACEMETAL GATE IMPALES TRUCK, PASSENGER IN PLACE
05 Jul 2015 15:36

Date: 07-05-2015 Harlan Daily Enterprise Two Cawood men escaped serious injury on Saturday when a bizarre accident occurred in the Woodland Hills area. According to Harlan City Police Cpl. Jeff Owens, Joseph Turner, 28, was operating a 2002 Chev [ ... ]

Clark Janell Davis, 17, crowned Miss Kentucky 2015Clark Janell Davis, 17, crowned Miss Kentucky 2015
05 Jul 2015 14:15

JULY 5, 2015 Clark Janell Davis  By Justin Madden
Lexington Herald-Leader

Clark Janell Davis, 17, of Lexington was crowned Miss Kentucky on Saturday night at the University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts. Davis competed against 30 o [ ... ]

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 [ ... ]

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Sports News

FIRST ANNUAL DAWG DASH 5K IS BIG SUCCESSFIRST ANNUAL DAWG DASH 5K IS BIG SUCCESS
06 Jul 2015 16:23

JULY 5, 2015  Dawg Dash overall best time winner, Brady CrockettThe Lawrence County Soccer Club hosted their very first Dawg Dash 5K, and rain could not keep nearly 50 runners from coming out bright and early on Saturday, July 4th to support ou [ ... ]

APPALACHIAN SPEEDWAY AND MOTOCROSS PARK NOW OPEN IN MARTIN COUNTYAPPALACHIAN SPEEDWAY AND MOTOCROSS PARK NOW OPEN IN MARTIN C...
06 Jul 2015 00:29

JULY 5, 2015 Racers lined up Saturday to test out the new track at the Appalachian 
Speedway and Motorcross Park. Co-owner David Pinson says that he grew up riding, and wanted to build a track for others to enjoy. MARTIN COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT)- [ ... ]

Lifestyle

FUND ESTABLISHED FOR THE BENEFIT OF LAWRENCE COUNTY, KYFUND ESTABLISHED FOR THE BENEFIT OF LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY
06 Jul 2015 17:52

JULY 6, 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY- The newly-formed Lawrence County Community Fund (Fund) announces its formation.  The Fund has received initial gifts of over $2,000. The Fund is a component fund of the Foundation for the Tri-State Community  [ ... ]

DR. THOMAS FRAZIER TO OFFER NEW HEPATITIS C CLINIC IN PAINTSVILLEDR. THOMAS FRAZIER TO OFFER NEW HEPATITIS C CLINIC IN PAINTS...
06 Jul 2015 16:50

JULY 6, 2015     Louisa, Ky. – Three Rivers Medical Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Thomas Frazier, gastroenterologist, will now be offering a Hepatitis C Clinic in Paintsville, Ky. Dr. FrazierDr. Frazier will be a [ ... ]

Education

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 [ ... ]

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 [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

HISTORYMOBILE VISIT TO BE RESCHEDULED FOR FALLHISTORYMOBILE VISIT TO BE RESCHEDULED FOR FALL
06 Jul 2015 18:02

JULY 6, 2015 The Kentucky Historical Society has canceled the Historymobile visit scheduled for July 8, 2015 due to needed repairs to the display. The library will reschedule the event for fall 2015. Check the library’s website or Facebook page  [ ... ]

CRUISE THE PLAZA II SET FOR THIS SATURDAYCRUISE THE PLAZA II SET FOR THIS SATURDAY
06 Jul 2015 15:52

JULY 6, 2015 Back in April, a somewhat new event in Louisa called 'Cruise the Plaza,' brought out a lot of folks, many who recall cruising the plaza in high school, which was where the idea originated.  Organizer, Suzanne Pannell-Moore, has  [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - JUNE 30 - JULY 3LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - JUNE 30 - JULY 3
06 Jul 2015 18:12

July 6, 2015 MORE ARRESTS MADE OVER THE PAST WEEK Dustin Allen Chaney, 27, was arrested June 30 at 6:58 p.m. Arrest was made at Highway 1185 in Louisa. Chaney is being charged with public intoxication of a controlled substance (excluding alcohol [ ... ]

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 [ ... ]

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 VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT PUT TOGETHER A GREAT FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATIONBLAINE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT PUT TOGETHER A GREAT FOURTH...
06 Jul 2015 19:22

July 6, 2015 WAS A GREAT EVENT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY First place winners for the Kids corn hole Tournament: Cynthia Dooley (L) and Carter Ferguson (R)   The Blaine Volunteer Fire Department celebrated their 36th anniversary during In [ ... ]

LOCAL MUSICIAN LARRY CORDLE GETS RECOGNITION; MUSICAL PERFORMANCE FOLLOWSLOCAL MUSICIAN LARRY CORDLE GETS RECOGNITION; MUSICAL PERFOR...
06 Jul 2015 12:03

July 6, 2015 Lawrence County singer, songwriter and musician, Larry Cordle is recognized at appreciation dinner and presented with awards Prolific songwriter, singer and musician, Larry Cordle was honored in his hometown of Louisa, KY, Friday eveni [ ... ]

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

UPDATE: STOLEN SLIDE FROM BLAINE PARK FOUND; PARK SEEKS FURTHER ASSISTANCEUPDATE: STOLEN SLIDE FROM BLAINE PARK FOUND; PARK SEEKS FURT...
06 Jul 2015 18:33

July 6, 2015 PLAYGROUND MAKING PROGRESS TO BE SAFE FOR CHILDREN An essential piece of playground equipment that recently went missing has now been found and replaced at Blaine Park.  As previously reported, the slide had been stolen from the  [ ... ]

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 [ ... ]

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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