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ARSON DECLARED IN FT. GAY SCHOOL FIRE, $5,000 REWARD OFFEREDARSON DECLARED IN FT. GAY SCHOOL FIRE, $5,000 REWARD OFFERED
01 Sep 2015 13:49


SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 $5,000 REWARD OFFERED UPDATE: Fire At Old Fort Gay High School Ruled Arson; Reward Offered; As Another Suspicious Fire Occurs In The W.Va. Town Sunday night. FT GAY SCHOOL two days after the blaze... Investigators with the West  [ ... ]

ARSON SUSPECTED IN OLD FT. GAY SCHOOL FIREARSON SUSPECTED IN OLD FT. GAY SCHOOL FIRE
30 Aug 2015 17:02

AUGUST 30, 2015 Site of Old Fort Gay High School Had No Utilities to Building In Three Years, Officials Looking For Possible Suspect... At around 6:30 P.M Saturday evening, Wayne 911 received a call of heavy smoke and some flames being seen coming  [ ... ]

LPD ARRESTS SUSPECTED  'MEADOWBROOK BANDIT' LPD ARRESTS SUSPECTED 'MEADOWBROOK BANDIT'
30 Aug 2015 13:21

AUGUST 30, 2015 SUSPECT ROBBED TWO SEPARATE HOMES; PREVIOUS DEADLY WEAPONS FELON NABBED BY LPD A DAY LATER... Kevin A. Totten, a convicted deadly weapons felon, was arrested by the LPD after a short ctime spree that lasted two days.  LOUISA,  [ ... ]

Regional & State News

HAMMOND ROAD TO CLOSE THURSDAYHAMMOND ROAD TO CLOSE THURSDAY
01 Sep 2015 20:38


SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 Hammond Road to close Thursday for cross drain replacement work JOHNSON COUNTY – September 1, 2015 – Highway District 12’s Johnson County Maintenance Crew plan to replace a cross drain that runs under the road at milepo [ ... ]

INCREASED PRIVATE DRONE USE SPURS POSSIBLE LEGISLATIONINCREASED PRIVATE DRONE USE SPURS POSSIBLE LEGISLATION
01 Sep 2015 17:05

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 DRONE USE MAY BE RESTRICTED IN STATE So far, Kentucky is among 24 states that do not have any laws regarding drone use. A Kentucky legislator has prefiled a bill for the 2016 General Assembly that would require a warrant before l [ ... ]

STUMBO DRAFTING CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT ON CASINOS STATEWIDESTUMBO DRAFTING CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT ON CASINOS STATEWID...
28 Aug 2015 16:17

AUGUST 27, 2015 Stumbo to file amendment authorizing expanded gaming Under Speaker Stumbo’s proposal, which is still being drafted, the proposed amendment would set a maximum of seven casino licenses, with one in each of Kentucky’s six co [ ... ]

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Sports News

TOLSIA TORCHES WAYNE  AT WAYNETOLSIA TORCHES WAYNE AT WAYNE
30 Aug 2015 14:02

AUGUST 30, 2015 Tolsia beats Wayne for first time since 2006 Tolsia senior Luke Presley (#22) breaks away from Wayne defenders for a big gain. Lazer photos by John Nolan Photography 483-2657 by Bo Brumfield ...photos and stats by John Nolan  [ ... ]

BULLDOGS DOWNED BY MONTGOMERY CO. ON THE ROADBULLDOGS DOWNED BY MONTGOMERY CO. ON THE ROAD
29 Aug 2015 21:10

AUGUST 29, 2015 LC'S Jarrett Fairchild and Josh Ratliff put pressure on MONTGOMERY CO. QB Art Walker. Lazer photo/Bo Brumfield Mt. Sterling, Ky -- When you play against a team that is almost double your school in enrollment the one thing you can't  [ ... ]

Lifestyle

ACTCS UPDATE- Surgical Technology ProgramACTCS UPDATE- Surgical Technology Program
01 Sep 2015 20:49

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 Last year, 100% of the ACTC program graduates taking the national certification exam passed the test and became Certified Surgical Technologists. The program received a Certificate of Merit from the National Board of Surgical Techn [ ... ]

ROTARY ALREADY 'STIRRING UP THE HASH' FOR SEPTEMBERFESTROTARY ALREADY 'STIRRING UP THE HASH' FOR SEPTEMBERFEST
29 Aug 2015 15:02

AUGUST 29, 2015 Director of 'One East Kentucky' says east Kentuckians have ingenuity... The Louisa Rotary Club met Thursday, Aug. 27, with President, Steve Montgomery presiding.   One of the biggest fundraisers for the club takes place during [ ... ]

Education

ROBERTS APPOINTED BY GUV AS BOE MEMBER, FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL RESIGNSROBERTS APPOINTED BY GUV AS BOE MEMBER, FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL ...
01 Sep 2015 17:12

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 FALLSBURG PRINCIPAL RESIGNS, MOVES TO BLAINE AS TEACHER LOUISA -- Lawrence Clerk Chris Jobe announced that State Commissioner of Education Terry Holiday contacted him by mail informing him that he has appointed Madelynn Roberts to [ ... ]

Local students complete Rogers Scholars program 2015Local students complete Rogers Scholars program 2015
01 Sep 2015 13:03

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 May and Newsome are 2015 Rogers Scholars  Lonnie Lawson, left, president and CEO of The Center for Rural Development, and Delaney Stephens, youth programs coordinator and community liaison for The Center, present 2015 Rogers  [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

DELINQUENT TAX SALE SET FOR SEPT. 22, JOBE SAYSDELINQUENT TAX SALE SET FOR SEPT. 22, JOBE SAYS
01 Sep 2015 20:28

SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY Clerk Jobe announced that the Delinquent Property tax sale for 2014 will be held Sept. 22, 2015. He did not say how much the county has outstanding to collect for that year. JOBE SAID OVER 700 TAX BILLS TOTALING [ ... ]

LOCAL GOLFER WINS FIRST ROUND IN REGIONAL COMPETITIONLOCAL GOLFER WINS FIRST ROUND IN REGIONAL COMPETITION
31 Aug 2015 12:59

AUGUST 31, 2015 CONGRATULATIONS TO HUNTER GOBLE!!! Hunter Goble   Eagle Ridge Golf Course is proud to announce that Hunter Goble finished in 1st place overall at the sub-regional qualifier at Oxmoor Country Club in Louisville for the Dr [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

ROWAN CLERK DENIES GAY COUPLE LICENSE - AGAINROWAN CLERK DENIES GAY COUPLE LICENSE - AGAIN
28 Aug 2015 14:07

Date: 08-28-2015 Gay couple turned away 3rd time by Rowan clerk James Yates and William Smith Jr., a couple of nearly 10 years, left the Rowan County Courthouse on Thursday frustrated and angry after being denied a marriage license for the third t [ ... ]

SHERIFF'S ARREST INCLUDE ONE DRUNK IN COURTSHERIFF'S ARREST INCLUDE ONE DRUNK IN COURT
28 Aug 2015 13:16

AUGUST 28, 2015  Sheriff's Arrest Report Arrested by Lawrence County Sheriff Garrett Roberts' office week of August 26 Clarence J. Harless, 44, Paintsville, KY, was arrested Aug. 26 on Rt. 645 and US Rt. 23, 14 miles south of Louisa and ser [ ... ]

Recollections

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - GLASS HOUSESGROWING UP IN LOUISA - GLASS HOUSES
29 Aug 2015 14:35

AUGUST 29, 2015 Growing up in Louisa – Glass Houses  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn It isn’t because I don’t know some dirt on people from the time when I was growing up, but rather it is because of a personal ethic I have. I have  [ ... ]

REMEMBERING HURRICANE KATRINAREMEMBERING HURRICANE KATRINA
29 Aug 2015 13:05

AUGUST 29, 2015 Remembering Hurricane Katrina.... Poem dedicated to those who lost their lives in the devastating storm ten years ago
They Called Her Katrina... It was a hot humid August  
In old Louisiana
When the winds began to blow in New [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

WILLIE AND MERLE LIVE AT PIKEVILLE EXPO CENTERWILLIE AND MERLE LIVE AT PIKEVILLE EXPO CENTER
26 Aug 2015 16:38

August 26, 2015
Outlaw Country Legends Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard TICKETS ON-SALE 10AM FRIDAY, AUGUST 28TH! Rockin’ America’s Charts With New Collaborative Album, Django and Jimmie, Team Up For Co-Headline Tour Dates This Fall... [ ... ]

E. Ky. ARTIST ANGELIA DODERER TO BE FEATURED IN MCCALL ART GALLERYE. Ky. ARTIST ANGELIA DODERER TO BE FEATURED IN MCCALL ART G...
24 Aug 2015 22:00

AUGUST 24, 2015
Angelea Doderer PRESTONSBURG, Ky. – Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) will host an art exhibit by Johnson County native Angelia Doderer. The exhibit will be in the Dr. Michael B. and Carolyn S. McCall Art Gallery  [ ... ]

Business

KentuckyWired, I-Way broadband network celebratedKentuckyWired, I-Way broadband network celebrated
01 Sep 2015 21:18

Date: 08-31-2015 Beshear, Rogers launch statewide broadband network The push for reliable, accessible and affordable high-speed broadband is one recommendation that emerged from the SOAR (Shaping Our Appalachian Region) initiative. That recommendat [ ... ]

Perspectives

MSU HOLDS CEREMONY FOR NEW CRAFT ACADEMYMSU HOLDS CEREMONY FOR NEW CRAFT ACADEMY
27 Aug 2015 21:16

AUGUST 27, 2015 Craft Academy dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony held LEFT TO RIGHT, Sen. Robert Stivers, Rep. Rocky Adkins, Joe Craft, and Wayne D. Andrews, MSU president. MOREHEAD, Ky.---Officials of Morehead State University along with memb [ ... ]

ISSUES AND ANSWERS...DR. GLENN MOLLETTE - REMEMBER THE VICTIMISSUES AND ANSWERS...DR. GLENN MOLLETTE - REMEMBER THE VICTI...
27 Aug 2015 14:04

AUGUST 27, 2015 Remember Alison Parker and Adam Ward, not the Killer

By Glenn Mollette WDBJ-TV Virginia television reporters Alison Parker and Adam Ward were executed while doing their jobs. They were good people who were successful at what they d [ ... ]

Health

Newborn Breastfeeding Training at Three Rivers Medical CenterNewborn Breastfeeding Training at Three Rivers Medical Cente...
28 Aug 2015 19:16

AUGUST 28, 2015 National Breastfeeding Awareness Month From left, Greg Kiser, TRMC CEO; Angela Fitch, RNC with TRMC Obstetrics Dept.; Dr. Palak Doshi, OB/GYN; Ashley Wilks, RN, CLS, Lawrence County Health Dept. WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor; and [ ... ]

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