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ACCIDENT AT NORTHERN LAWRENCE CO. HAS ONE FLOWN OUT FOR TREATMENTACCIDENT AT NORTHERN LAWRENCE CO. HAS ONE FLOWN OUT FOR TREA...
28 Jul 2015 13:59

JULY 28, 2015  A man was flown to an area med center after an accident on an unnamed Lawrence County racetrack. An accident at a private racetrack in northern Lawrence County left a man with significant injuries that required that he be flown  [ ... ]

SULLIVAN UNIVERSITY VP SAYS HE'S EXCITED ABOUT LOUISASULLIVAN UNIVERSITY VP SAYS HE'S EXCITED ABOUT LOUISA
27 Jul 2015 14:00

JULY 27, 2015 Sullivan University and Spencerian College reps visit Rotary... Radio auction coming up

Jan Gordon Executive Director of Spencerian College New Louisa Rotary President, Steve Montgomery opened the Thursday, July 23 meeting with anno [ ... ]

KY. GOVERNOR CANDIDATE NOT COUNTING ON THE POOR AND ELDERLY AT POLLSKY. GOVERNOR CANDIDATE NOT COUNTING ON THE POOR AND ELDERLY ...
26 Jul 2015 15:52

Date: 07-26-2015 Bevin betting mostly female Medicaid recipients won't vote Republican gubernatorial nominee Matt Bevin has said he opposes gambling on all levels but it looks like when it comes to providing healthcare to working poor families in [ ... ]

Regional & State News

ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA OF ASHLAND MAN FOR DOMESTIC ASSAULTATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES GUILTY PLEA OF ASHLAND MAN FOR DO...
27 Jul 2015 15:50

JULY 27, 2015 DOOLEN AGREES TO 15 YEAR PRISON SENTENCE Ty J. Doolen  FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 27, 2015) – Attorney General Jack Conway and his Office of Special Prosecutions today announced the guilty plea of Ty Jacob Doolen in Boyd Circuit Cou [ ... ]

KY LEGISLATURE LIKELY TO OPPOSE SAME SEX MARRIAGE LAWKY LEGISLATURE LIKELY TO OPPOSE SAME SEX MARRIAGE LAW
26 Jul 2015 16:28

Date: 07-25-2015 Kentucky legislature's gay-marriage backlash Lawrence County Chris Jobe said last week that the issue of issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples is "far from over" and said there would be further legislation coming  [ ... ]

CONWAY ANNOUNCES INDICTMENT OF FLOYD COUNTY CLINIC OWNER FOR MEDICAID FRAUD AND THEFTCONWAY ANNOUNCES INDICTMENT OF FLOYD COUNTY CLINIC OWNER FOR...
26 Jul 2015 14:47

July 23, 2015

 Debra Lafferty Holiday  by Leland Hulbert
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 23, 2015) – Attorney General Jack Conway and his Medicaid Fraud and Abuse Control Unit announce the indictment of a Floyd County clinic owner, Debra Lafferty H [ ... ]

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Sports News

2015 BULLDOGS LOADED WITH SENIORS2015 BULLDOGS LOADED WITH SENIORS
28 Jul 2015 12:55

 July 28, 2015 Dawgs start practice with plenty of potential  2015 bulldogs practice went outside this week without pads. Coach Cecil (in hat at right) has officially opened practice session in preparation for the 2015 Lawrence Count [ ... ]

GOLF LEAGUE EXTENDED TWO WEEKS DUE TO WEATHERGOLF LEAGUE EXTENDED TWO WEEKS DUE TO WEATHER
24 Jul 2015 14:58

 Eagle Ridge Golf League News
    Bill Jackson The 2015 Eagle Ridge Golf League  has Completed its 12th Week of Play   After last week’s torrential rain and the devastation it caused throughout the region, including th [ ... ]

Lifestyle

ANIMAL SHELTER IN CRISIS; HUMANE SOCIETY ASKS FOR LOCAL SUPPORTANIMAL SHELTER IN CRISIS; HUMANE SOCIETY ASKS FOR LOCAL SUPP...
27 Jul 2015 13:28

JULY 27, 2015 Humane society asks for help from the public Louisa, KY -- An important organization of the Lawrence County Community in operation for 21 years is in dire straits and desperately asks the public for help. Due to increased costs [ ... ]

LAWRENCE COUNTY HOSTS REGIONAL TOURISM MEETINGLAWRENCE COUNTY HOSTS REGIONAL TOURISM MEETING
23 Jul 2015 15:55

JULY 23, 3015 Representatives from Kentucky Department of Travel & Tourism present TO DISCUSS PLANS For the first time in recent memory, Lawrence County was the HOST of an important Regional Tourism meeting this week. The Lawrence County Touri [ ... ]

Education

SPECIAL SCHOOL BOARD MEETING CALLEDSPECIAL SCHOOL BOARD MEETING CALLED
28 Jul 2015 13:45

JULY 28, 2015   Lawrence County Board of Education Special Meeting
'Every Child College and Career Ready; A Community Involved and Informed'   July 28, 2015 5:00 p.m. Lawrence County High School Louisa, Kentucky      [ ... ]

GOODBYE MS. ADAMS!GOODBYE MS. ADAMS!
27 Jul 2015 15:00

JULY 27, 2015  Popular Blaine Elementary teacher is retiring... Ethel Adams has the look of relief on her face after nearly three decades of teaching at Blaine Elementary. Lazer photo submitted to Jennifer Ferguson. As teachers throughout Law [ ... ]

Lazer Announcments

LC SUMMER READING GOES OUT WITH A 'BOUNCE'LC SUMMER READING GOES OUT WITH A 'BOUNCE'
26 Jul 2015 17:58

JULY 26, 2015  LAWRENCE CO. LIBRARY ENDS SEASON WITH PARTYParents and children gathered for a morning of fun. Lawrence County Public Library concluded their summer reading program this past week with a celebration at Xtreme Tumble Inflatable. [ ... ]

2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY. 'OLD FASHION COUNTY FAIR'2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY. 'OLD FASHION COUNTY FAIR'
19 Jul 2015 23:50

JULY 19, 2015 TIME FOR THE 5TH ANNUAL LAWRENCE COUNTY FAIR! 2015 LAWRENCE COUNTY OLD-FASHIONED FAIR   Lawrence County Fair Board    Nita Ferrell - Chairman  Lawrence Vinson - Vice Chairman  Crystal Salyer - Secretary& [ ... ]

COURT RECORDS

LOUISA WOMAN CHARGED WITH 1ST DEGREE BURGLARY IN GUN THEFTLOUISA WOMAN CHARGED WITH 1ST DEGREE BURGLARY IN GUN THEFT
27 Jul 2015 14:12

JULY 27, 2018   LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF GARRETT ROBERTS REPORTED ARRESTS THIS WEEK INCLUDING A 1ST DEGREE BURGLARY CHARGE HERE ARE THE ARREST REPORTS: Ashley BurrisJack BowenAshley Nicole Puskas, 27, of Louisa, KY, was arrested on July 23  [ ... ]

OPEN RECORDS ON CAMERA LAWS COMING TO ALL AREAS? OPEN RECORDS ON CAMERA LAWS COMING TO ALL AREAS?
24 Jul 2015 17:30

FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2015 Interactive map charts body camera laws and policies in more than 100 police departments The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has created a great interactive online tool for journalists that charts "the policies of [ ... ]

Recollections

GROWING UP IN LOUISA - WAKES?GROWING UP IN LOUISA - WAKES?
25 Jul 2015 14:10

Growing up in Louisa – Wakes!   Weekly feature . . . by Mike Coburn I recently received an email from a reader who wrote about a couple of stories pertaining to the old tradition of wakes. How that practice came to be I’m not sure. Maybe i [ ... ]

LOCAL GROUP TO OBSERVE BLUE LICKS BATTLEFIELD CEREMONYLOCAL GROUP TO OBSERVE BLUE LICKS BATTLEFIELD CEREMONY
23 Jul 2015 14:24

JULY 23, 2015 Big Sandy Sons of the Revolution to observe Blue Licks Battle Ceremony Big Sandy SAR and KYSSAR will observe the 233rd Battle Reenactment Commemoration of the last battle of the American Revolutionary War at Blue Licks Battlefield [ ... ]

Arts & Entertainment

JITTERBUG FALLS, EIGHT INJURED AT AMUSEMENT PARKJITTERBUG FALLS, EIGHT INJURED AT AMUSEMENT PARK
27 Jul 2015 16:55

Date: 07-26-2015 Beech Bend ride topples, causing multiple injuries THE JITTERBUG TIPPED OVER INJURING AT LEAST EIGHT. A swing ride at Bowling Green's Beech Bend Amusement Park toppled over Saturday evening resulting in injuries to multiple people [ ... ]

PAINTED COW ART GALLERY'S KIDS SUMMER DAY CAMPPAINTED COW ART GALLERY'S KIDS SUMMER DAY CAMP
11 Jul 2015 16:17

July 9, 2015 TAKE YOUR KIDS TO HAVE FUN Summer day camp for your kids, present by Painted Cow Art Gallery! Different days for different age groups so your kid fits in and has fun! If you have any questions, please call Melissa Fowler at 606-953-0 [ ... ]

Business

BEATING THE HEAT!BEATING THE HEAT!
24 Jul 2015 14:32

JULY 24, 2015 TRMC logo accredited chest pain center  How Runners Can Beat the Heat Three Rivers Medical Center Top Tips for a Safe Summer Workout By Dr. Michael Brock Louisa, KY (7/21/2015) – For runners, maintaining an outdoor work [ ... ]

Perspectives

PIKE GROUP WANTS COMMISSIONER FORM OF COUNTY GOVERNMENTPIKE GROUP WANTS COMMISSIONER FORM OF COUNTY GOVERNMENT
26 Jul 2015 15:29

07-26-2015 Pike magistrates out? MUELLER SAYS MAGISTRATES WON'T CUT THEIR SALARIES OR BENEFITS 'NO MATTER HOW BAD TIMES GET'... 'POLITICS AS USUAL' MUST BE CHANGED   A group of Pike County residents is beginning an effort which, if successfu [ ... ]

NEWSPAPER SAYS CLERKS MUST FOLLOW THE LAWNEWSPAPER SAYS CLERKS MUST FOLLOW THE LAW
21 Jul 2015 19:11

Date: 07-20-2015 Elected official has duty to follow the law Kentucky New Era A lawsuit against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who stopped issuing all marriage licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage last month, is the f [ ... ]

Health

FOOD INSPECTIONS RELEASED BY LCHDFOOD INSPECTIONS RELEASED BY LCHD
28 Jul 2015 14:51

JULY 28, 2015 LAWRENCE CO. HEALTH DEPT. May and June 2015 reports BY TANYA HORN (a) If the rating score of the establishment is eighty-five (85) or more, all violations of one (1) or two (2) point items shall be corrected prior to the [ ... ]

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