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Five county workers awarded full time status on eve of election

Ellis will now have three jobs; Osborne names office worker as new Economic Development director... UPDATED with clerk and sheriff's office salaries 4-23-2014 --See new county worker salaries listed below... LOUISA -- Those present at Monday morning's...

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Traffic accident knocks power out in large part of Louisa

Lawrence man charged with leaving scene and DUI; Driver hits power pole near KFC, knocks power out in High Bottom and Point Section...    Louisa-  Several Louisa residents were without power early Monday morning due to an accident that took out the electric guide wire. Joseph Brook Hammond,...

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Rider says he was hit by unidentified white car

Motorcycle accident near Clifford causes man to be airlifted to Huntington Med Center...   Sunday night Lawrence County Sheriff's Office responded to a motorcycle accident in the Clifford area around mile marker five. Glen Wilson, 20, of Ashland was traveling North on South Highway...

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Murder, grand theft auto, fraud among grand jury charges handed down

April 15, 2014 Webbville man indicted on murder and kidnapping; penalties range from death to 20-50 years and fine...
Murder charges handed down Louisa, KY -- A Webbville man who was charged with assault in a December 2013 domestic violence incident which left Jennifer Priddy,...

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Sports News

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Promising young basketball coach leaves LC after two years

UPDATE 4/23/2014 -- Cook says leaving LC was a 'family decision' LCHS Boys Basketball coach resigns; will take similar position at Mercer County...   Lawrence County Boys Basketball Head Coach Josh Cook stepped down and will take over as Head Coach of 12th Region,...

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Eagle Ridge Golf League News -- Bill Jackson

Eagle Ridge Golf League News
Bill Jackson Although this has been a harsh winter, a change in the league’s reporter for the Levisa Lazer, and with a few other hiccups along the way, the golf league is in full swing, lots of swings, as the...

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Dawgs split two games after trip

Bulldogs baseball split two games; Coach's comments "We took early part of the week and really worked hard during practice at getting back to some fundamentals…not playing a game until Thursday (April 10) @ Russell.  Our 1st game back in action we looked like we hadn't played...

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Lady Bulldogs struggling against tough schedule, but improving coach says

Fitzpatrick, Young having great seasons; Softball Bulldogs beat Greenup 9-0, Paintsville 11-0 to up record to 6-10;   Coach Kenny Horn's Lady Bulldogs upped their season record to 6-10 (1-2 District) Saturday with a 9-0 win over Greenup in the Lady Musketeers'...

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Regional & State News

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Unknown assailant shoots men from hiding spot

Date: 04-18-2014 Two shot, one dead in incident while turkey hunting in Clay County; Unknown assailant shot into group from a ridge above, fled...

Brian Griffin, 28, of Manchester, passed away Thursday morning at St. Joseph Hospital in London as a result...

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Good crowd attends Larry Cordle benefit concert

Cordle opens benefit show with historical "Pud Marcum" song; concert raises money for brother's loss despite delay...

By Catrina Vargo

Louisa, KY -- Despite a major sound system problem that delayed the show, Lawrence County's favorite son and famous bluegrass...

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A handmade chair for each county now in Guv's mansion

'County seat' has new meaning; Governor's Mansion gets 120 new chairs hand made by Berea College students


By Catrina Vargo

Frankfort, KY -- This year, the Kentucky Governor's  Mansion is 100 years old, and as part of the Centennial...

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Deadline to register to vote in Primary is April 21

Deadline to Register to Vote in May 20th Primary Election is April 21, 2014; Click Here
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Lifestyles

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Second annual Stand Up For Children Event

'Stand Up For Children' growing each year;  Event held in conjunction with Child Abuse Awareness Month...   By Catrina Vargo Louisa, KY -- Friday, April 18, was the second annual Stand Up For Children Event in Lawrence County, in conjunction with Child...

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2014 Health & Wellness Expo

See videos of Holy Week Services on Lazer Church page under Lifestyles on menu bar... Health & Wellness Expo, bigger than last year;

By Catrina Vargo

Louisa, KY -- The super nice weather this weekend had folks out for all kinds of activities,...

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TRMC recognizes volunteers during National Volunteer Week celebration

Three Rivers Medical Center Celebrates National Volunteer Week; Special Events recognized contributions of volunteers...

Louisa, KY – It’s been said that many hands make light work – one of the many reasons that volunteers...

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2014 Farmers Appreciation Banquet

Alley Farm recognized by Extension Office; Local farmers turn out for annual banquet...   By Catrina Vargo

Louisa, KY -- Lawrence County farmers and their families, as well as local officials and special guests, attended the 2014 Farmers Appreciation Banquet Thursday,...

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Education

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Teachers will make up nine days after school is out, ways to do it questioned

Teachers will make up nine days; West asks for public to meet new Supt. before hiring, told 'no'.. Board recognizes Academic Team and Spelling Bee Winners....hotline for bullying to be put in place...last day of school is June 6 Louisa, KY
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Lawrence Co. BOE regular April meeting agenda

Lawrence County Board of Education Regular Meeting Agenda Every Child College and Career Ready; A Community Involved and Informed April 21, 2014 6:00 p.m. Lawrence County High School Louisa,...

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Supt. Screening Committee meets, elects Jennings as chairman

Group has 30 candidates to consider; Special Joint Meeting held; screening of applications begins for new Superintendent...Jennings elected chair   By Catrina Vargo Louisa, KY -- The first Lawrence County Screening Committee was held jointly with a special Board of Education...

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Teachers will be allowed to make up days on Saturday

Final 2013-2014 School Calendar released to employees; Students' last day is June 6, graduation that night...   Sent:    Monday, April 14, 2014 3:36 PM
  To:   Lawrence Certified Staff; Lawrence Co Classified Staff
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Lazer Announcments

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Deep Hole voting place changed to Fallsburg school

Public Notice of change in voting places

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Septemberfest Yard Sale

Septemberfest Yard Sale The Septemberfest Board is having a yard sale Sat. May 3 starting at 9:00 am in the parking lot of Joe Young Insurance in Louisa. Donations also accepted.   Call 638-4581 for more info...

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Fort Gay Area Lions Club  YARD SALE is May 3

Fort Gay Area Lions Club YARD SALE   The annual yard sale fundraiser of the Fort Gay Area Lions Club will be Saturday May 3 at the home of Truman and Gail Salyers of 746 Fullers Ridge Road, Ky. Rt 3, Louisa beginning at 8:00 am.     ...

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Preschool/HeadStart/Kindergarten registration guidelines

Lawrence County Schools 2014 Preschool/ Head Start/ Kindergarten registration and guidelines                                                           ...

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Business

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County releases prices for campgrounds

County releases prices for Lawrence Co. Park  

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Preston sets trial date on child porn, other charges

Sesco will proceed to trial on fraud charges;

Date set in Louisa banker's trial on sex charges;
April 15, 2014 Edgar N. Purdom Jr., 68, was denied a Motion to Compel and a jury trial date was...

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Friends of Yatesville Lake is a non-profit, public service corporation

See story about Spring Cleanup on main page; Friends of Yatesville Lake meet; seeking new members and support from community...


By Catrina Vargo Yatesville, Ky. -- Winter is finally behind us and we can now, at last, begin to enjoy outdoor activities again. A common...

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Richer helping others is key to new program

Local people helping local businesses is a theme resonating in the hills of eastern Ky   Mick Fosson, Director of the Kentucky Innovation Network Office located at Ashland Community and Technical College (ACTC), was recognized by the Appalachian Regional Commission...

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