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2015 Lawrence County Memorial Day Celebration....everyone invited to honor Vets and kick off summer2015 Lawrence County Memorial Day Celebration....everyone in...
23 May 2015 13:46

2015 Lawrence County Memorial Day Celebration   The 2015 Lawrence County Memorial Day Celebration will be held Saturday, May 23, beginning at 1:00 pm at the Yatesville Lake Marina. The event is sponsored by the VFW 6103 and American Legion P [ ... ]

Fiscal court releases county employees salary schedule Fiscal court releases county employees salary schedule
19 May 2015 16:47

UPDATE- Company proposes plan for jail expenses  Sheriff turns over $11,248 in excess fees to county County Attorney Mike Hogan sits with Lawrence Sheriff Garrett Roberts at the May Fiscal Court meeting yesterday.    LOUISA, Ky. -- [ ... ]

Louisa man gets 14 years on meth chargesLouisa man gets 14 years on meth charges
19 May 2015 13:29

Drugs and theft dominate in circuit court cases...sentences handed down by Judge Preston...
Circuit Court News Scott B. Bunyard, 27, was sentenced to 10 years for complicity manufacturing meth, 3 years on complicity possession controlled substanc [ ... ]

Regional & State News

Select Louisa city roads receive new blacktopSelect Louisa city roads receive new blacktop
22 May 2015 17:49

  Louisa, Ky. -- Some roads Louisa have been getting a lot of attention lately. City laborers have been hard at work reconstructing the roads with a lot of damage. The city is seeing much needed improvements to blacktop roads in certain areas [ ... ]

Lawrence County wins again! Receives partial grant from AEPLawrence County wins again! Receives partial grant from AEP
22 May 2015 14:12

$90,000 will be used to renovate old carpet mill building L to R: Wayne Brown, President of Brown Foods, Greg Kiser, CEO of TRMC and President of Louisa Chapter of Southeast KY Chamber of Commerce, Brad Hall, External Affairs Manager of Kentucky Pow [ ... ]

Elm trees target of Knott County strippersElm trees target of Knott County strippers
21 May 2015 13:12

May 21, 2015      KNOTT COUNTY – Wednesday, May 20, 2015 – State highway workers driving KY 550 East in Knott County on Monday, May 18, discovered 18 elm trees on state right of way stripped of their bark. Why? Knott County Mai [ ... ]

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Sports News

LCHS baseball and softball teams competing in Regional opener on same dayLCHS baseball and softball teams competing in Regional opene...
22 May 2015 19:24

Times and Opponents set in Baseball and Softball Regionals Gametime is set at 11:00 am on Monday      The 60th District Champion LCHS Baseball Bulldogs who come in with a record of 20-15 will open Region 15 play with the Eas [ ... ]

Lady Dawgs have mercy - Win 60th District Championship with easeLady Dawgs have mercy - Win 60th District Championship with ...
22 May 2015 18:32

Lady Bulldogs 2015 60th District Champs LCHS district champs softball 2015 Pikeville, Ky After a shaky first inning the Lawrence Co. Softball team settled in and took care of business in a 17-5 Mercy rule victory over Pike Co. Central in the 60th D [ ... ]

Lifestyles

Annual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day weekendAnnual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day weekend
25 May 2015 14:58

Great deals and smiling faces The yard sale, now in its 8th year, covers 130 miles. Click HERE for slideshow The Annual Rt. 23 Yard Sale kicked off the Memorial Day Weekend, beginning Thursday, May 21, as vendors began setting up their wares early [ ... ]

Branham - Jones to wed in LouisaBranham - Jones to wed in Louisa
24 May 2015 12:48

  Branham - Jones   Sherry Branham is engaged to marry Bill Jones in the near future the couple has announced. Bro. Rick May will be in charge of the ceremony which will take place at Louisa Community Church at a date still to be de [ ... ]

Education

School system seeking office workers, has May regular meeting School system seeking office workers, has May regular meetin...
22 May 2015 13:54

Lawrence County schools weekly UPDATE May 22, 2015 Fletcher says burned bus was 'duly maintained and inspected'   BLAINE – In the regular monthly meeting of the Board of Education Monday night at Blaine School, the members of the Boa [ ... ]

ACTC ready for Summer - school that is...ACTC ready for Summer - school that is...
19 May 2015 13:48

  Apply Now for ACTC Summer II June 8 is the deadline to apply for Summer Session II classes at Ashland Community and Technical College. Summer classes give recent high school graduates a chance to experience college level work before start [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

Chapman Community Park Work DayChapman Community Park Work Day
24 May 2015 12:05

  Louisa, KY -  A work and clean-up day will be held at Chapman Community Park on Saturday, 13 June beginning at 10:00 am.  Everyone interested in the condition of the park is invited to participate.  The Park is located in the c [ ... ]

More businesses, restaurants get liquor licenses in LouisaMore businesses, restaurants get liquor licenses in Louisa
22 May 2015 14:24

Seven more business get beer license William Leedy, Louisa ABC Commissioner Louisa ABC Commissioner William Leedy released the following rundown of liquor and beer license issued since the first two, John Clark SuperAmerica and rite Aid began selli [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015
20 May 2015 14:32

LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST - MAY 12 - MAY 17, 2015
  MAY 20, 2015 - written by Wade Queen Amy K. SpurlockChristopher Griffith  Phillip R ChafinRobert W. Chafin 
Amy K. Spurlock, 30, from Catlettsburg, Kentucky, was arrested [ ... ]

May Fiscal Court meeting Monday because of Tuesday's electionMay Fiscal Court meeting Monday because of Tuesday's electio...
15 May 2015 20:54

Lawrence County Fiscal Court Monday, May 18, 2015  Regular Meeting Agenda (moved from Tuesday for election day) 10:00 a.m.   Opening Prayer Pledge of Allegiance Call Meeting to Order Approve minutes of the April 21, 2015Regula [ ... ]

Recollections

Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day 2015 Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day 2015
22 May 2015 13:40

Growing up in Louisa – Memorial Day  Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn There appears to be a new emphasis on the value of our armed services these days, which is a good thing. Some of that is driven by the uncertainty of safety both here a [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

Annual LMS Spring musical coming up this weekAnnual LMS Spring musical coming up this week
24 May 2015 12:14

  LMS Musical Theatre Players present Willy Wonka, Jr.  

Business

BSCTC CDL GRADUATE FINDS REWARDING CAREER AT BROWN FOOD SERVICEBSCTC CDL GRADUATE FINDS REWARDING CAREER AT BROWN FOOD SERV...
22 May 2015 15:27

Training truckers...  Brown CDL Dustin Marsh, left, training coordinator of transportation for Brown Food Service, is shown with Mark Cavins, human resources manager for Brown, and Big Sandy Community and Technical College CDL Instructor Leo Fe [ ... ]

Editorials

Issues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette --Remember our MilitaryIssues and Answers...Dr. Glenn Mollette --Remember our Milit...
21 May 2015 13:51

Remember Our Military

By Glenn Mollette

One of my sons recently came home from a twelve month military deployment. My wife and I took a couple of days and flew to welcome him at his stateside arrival airport. We watched soldier after soldier pick up  [ ... ]

Health

TRMC SELECTS BELINDA BAISDEN AS EMPLOYEE OF THE QUARTERTRMC SELECTS BELINDA BAISDEN AS EMPLOYEE OF THE QUARTER
19 May 2015 23:21

  Three Rivers Medical Center honored their recent Employee of the Quarter Belinda Baisden with the Case Management Department.   By Pat Hart Belinda Baisden, RN, BSN of the Case Management Department was selected as the Employee of  [ ... ]

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