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Tue, Apr 28, 2015 02:15 AM
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Issue

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Missing Maryland resident found

LOUISA — Efforts from Kentucky and West Virginia law enforcement and other emergency personel, including officials with the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and Rough Terrain Rescue of Knott County, led to the location of a man April 19 who had been missing from Maryland since April 7. ...subscribers>>
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2 indicted on drug charges in Floyd

FRANKFORT — Arraignment is scheduled for May 12 in Floyd Circuit Court for two people indicted April 14 by the Floyd County Grand Jury following a drug-trafficking investigation conducted by the Kentucky Attorney General's statewide prescription drug task force. ...subscribers>>
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Eagles take two from Montgomery, defeat Bryan Station

PAINTSVILLE — The Johnson Central Golden Eagles claimed three wins in the Broughtons "Got Milk" Classic Friday-Saturday, edging Montgomery County 4-3 in eight innings on Friday night. ...subscribers>>

Lady Bulldogs blank Chesapeake, sweep Pike Central

LOUISA — The Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs returned to the win column on Friday evening, shutting out visiting Chesapeake, Ohio, 6-0 in a high school softball game. ...subscribers>>
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Honors Member

KATHERINE ANN WELLS, a sophomore at the University of Kentucky, has been selected for membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) and Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society. ...subscribers>>
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Calloway Prize in Ethics

ROBERT "TOY" ADAMS (left), a Paintsville senior, was the recipient of the first Calloway Prize in Ethics. ...subscribers>>
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