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Lawrence County Emergency Management Warns of Impending 'High-Impact Weather Event'Lawrence County Emergency Management Warns of Impending 'Hig...
04 Mar 2015 14:33

March 4, 2015   Power outages expected with heavy, wet snow... Local EMS agency was nearly overwhelmed because of the last storm, and may not be able to fully respond to all emergencies with coming storm system...EMS had over 200 cal [ ... ]

Louisa's Kelsie May sings in blind auditions on 'The Voice'; performance of country classic turns three chairs...Louisa's Kelsie May sings in blind auditions on 'The Voice';...
03 Mar 2015 19:57

March 3, 2015

By Catrina Vargo Lawrence County's darling, Kelsie May, who just turned 16 years old, performed in the blind auditions on 'The Voice,' which aired Monday night, March 2. May, who is being called "Little Loretta," in her hometown of  [ ... ]

PSC to take public comments in Kentucky Power rate casePSC to take public comments in Kentucky Power rate case
03 Mar 2015 19:09

March 3, 2015 Louisa meeting set for March 25 Kentucky Press News Service FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Public Service Commission will hold three meetings to receive public comments on a rate increase proposed by Kentucky Power Co. The meetings will [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Teacher arrested at basketball tournamentTeacher arrested at basketball tournament
01 Mar 2015 16:45

March 1, 2015 McCurryA John Hardin High School teacher was arrested Thursday night on various charges, including disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, during the school’s boys’ 17th District Tournament basketball loss to Elizabethtown Hig [ ... ]

This Week at the State Capitol - February 27, 2015This Week at the State Capitol - February 27, 2015
28 Feb 2015 17:06

February 27, 2015 Total number of bills under consideration reaches 752 LRC PUBLIC INFORMATION   FRANKFORT -- The Kentucky General Assembly crossed another mile marker this week by reaching the deadline for the introduction of new bills in t [ ... ]

Judicial Nominating Commission announces nominees for Supreme Court seat in E. Ky.Judicial Nominating Commission announces nominees for Suprem...
28 Feb 2015 00:47

February 26, 2015 Janet Stumbo among nominees to replace Scott Kentucky Press News Service Janet StumboFRANKFORT – The Judicial Nominating Commission, led by Chief Justice of Kentucky John D. Minton Jr.,Thursoday announced nominees to fill the v [ ... ]

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Sports News

Lady Bulldogs take runner-up spot in District TourneyLady Bulldogs take runner-up spot in District Tourney
02 Mar 2015 18:20

March 3, 2015   PHELPS -- Playing in their first game as a member of the 60th District, Coach Melinda Feltner's Lady Bulldogs made a fine showing last week earning the runner-up spot and a trip to the Region 15 tournament at Pikeville's Expo [ ... ]

Bulldogs Bulldogs "claw" past Pike Central 73-59 to claim 60th Distri...
01 Mar 2015 15:05

February 28, 2015 by Donnie Shapaka Phelps, Ky--- Lawrence County secured a #1 seed in the 15th region basketball tournament with a convincing 73-59 victory over Pike County Central last (Friday) night. The Bulldogs, competing in the 60th distric [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Local woman turns fitness into a business while losing 95 poundsLocal woman turns fitness into a business while losing 95 po...
02 Mar 2015 15:27

March 3, 2015   Before                                                              Afte [ ... ]

Louisa Rotary welcomes CrossFit trainers, hears inspiring storiesLouisa Rotary welcomes CrossFit trainers, hears inspiring st...
28 Feb 2015 17:09

February 28, 2015   By Catrina Vargo Louisa Rotary president Greg Kiser presents new member Chuck Price with his Rotary badgeDebbie HanshawLouisa, KY -- After the snow shut down last week's meeting, the Louisa Rotary Club was back on sch [ ... ]

Education

ACTC Student Teachers Learn to Teach Empathy  ACTC Student Teachers Learn to Teach Empathy
03 Mar 2015 18:56

March 3, 2015 Mutt-i-gree is new teaching tool... Sabrina Laney, an ACTC student and Webbville resident, uses a puppy puppet to help preschool children share and understand their own feelings. The three and four year-old children were in a class a [ ... ]

Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom Day Monday March 2, 2015Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom Day Monday March 2, 20...
01 Mar 2015 22:03

UPDATE: March 1, 2015   Mark, All Lawrence County Schools will participate in a Snowbound Learning / Google Classroom Day on Monday, March 2, 2015. Thanks, Vernon Vernon Hall Director of Pupil Personnel & District Personnel Lawrence  [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

Get local coverage of Lawrence Co. sports on new webstationGet local coverage of Lawrence Co. sports on new webstation
04 Mar 2015 01:53

March 3, 2015 BREAKING NEWS... East Kentucky Sports Radio in partnership with TheLevisaLazer.com and sponsors across Lawrence County has agreed to carry Lawrence County sports LIVE via the Internet and Internet Radio! Their first broadcast will t [ ... ]

Changes made in 15th Regional dates, boys play Saturday at 2:30Changes made in 15th Regional dates, boys play Saturday at 2...
03 Mar 2015 20:55

March 3, 2015 Girls still play tonight, boys changed to Saturday... Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs (12-17) will face the Prestonsburg Lady Blackcats(15-13) tonight at 8 pm in the first round of the 15th region tournament. The tournament will take p [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

KSP Accepting Applications for TelecommunicatorKSP Accepting Applications for Telecommunicator
04 Mar 2015 14:05

KSP NEWS RELEASE   Advisory for: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Contact: Trooper First Class Michael Murriell Public Affairs Officer Post 14 Ashland Ph: 606-928-6421   (Ashland, KY) – The Kentucky State Police is now accepting applicat [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - FEBRUARY 20-28, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - FEBRUARY 20-28, 2015
01 Mar 2015 16:07

February 28, 2015 by WADE QUEEN **IT WAS MOSTLY A SLOW LAST 11 DAYS IN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN REGARDS TO POLICE ARRESTS, ONLY 9 PEOPLE WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY BETWEEN FEBRUARY 17th TO 28th, WITH SIX OF THOSE ARRESTS HAPPENING IN THE LAST 2 DAYS OF FE [ ... ]

Recollections

Who, where, when are you in Lawrence Co. history, Week 227Who, where, when are you in Lawrence Co. history, Week 227
28 Feb 2015 01:47

THELEVISALAZER.COM   Week 227     Last week's answer: L. Byron Young, born May 1, 1907 at Cherokee, Kentucky. He was a funeral director for 50 years. He severed for several years as Lawrence County Coroner. He operated Young [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

SECRETARY GRIMES URGES GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO PROMOTE TOURISM IN EASTERN KENTUCKYSECRETARY GRIMES URGES GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO PROMOTE TOURISM I...
28 Feb 2015 01:37

February 26, 2015   Today, the House Committee on Tourism, Development and Energy unanimously passed a resolution supported by Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes to initiate a study of existing and potential adventure tourism opportuni [ ... ]

Business

PNC to cut financing for mountain top removal companies; activists take credit for decisionPNC to cut financing for mountain top removal companies; act...
04 Mar 2015 00:32

MARCH 03, 2015
PNC Bank announced on Monday in its 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report that it "will substantially cut its financing of coal companies that practice mountaintop-removal mining," Justine McDaniel reports for The Philadelphia Inq [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, Feb. 25, 2015Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette, Feb. 25, 2015
26 Feb 2015 20:24

February 25, 2015
Militant Crazy Religion, Avoid The Damage

By Glenn Mollette

Glenn Mollette Faith has been a major part of my life for a long time. Belief in God, the Bible and church involvement go way back for me. There is so much about all of it [ ... ]

Health

Three Rivers Gastroenterology to Relocate to New Office  Three Rivers Gastroenterology to Relocate to New Office
01 Mar 2015 17:24

February 25, 2015; Frazier moving into new office on TRMC campus...  Louisa, Ky -- If you are looking for Three Rivers Gastroenterology and Thomas H. Frazier, M.D., in Louisa, the office has moved.  But not too far!   The new facilit [ ... ]

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