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Herald gets probation, home incarceration

Former Paintsville Utilities chief also fined $5,000

PIKEVILLE — Former Paintsville Utilities general manager Larry Herald was formally sentenced Monday in federal court for lying to the FBI. ...subscribers>>

Man in wheelchair killed in collision

PAINTSVILLE — Kentucky State Police officers are investigating a fatal collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian Saturday. ...subscribers>>

Bulldogs slated to visit Magoffin for scrimmage

LOUISA — Lawrence County is scheduled to visit Magoffin County for a preseason high school football scrimmage Thursday, Aug. ...subscribers>>
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Floyd County native to work third Olympics

LEXINGTON Driving along Route 80 in Floyd County is the small community of Eastern — no, not Eastern Kentucky. ...subscribers>>
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'Blood Song' play to be presented at McCarr in Pike Co. through August

PIKEVILLE — The official state play of Kentucky for the legendary Hatfield-McCoy Feud, "Blood Song: The Story of the Hatfields and the McCoys," returns to the stage in August in Pike County. ...subscribers>>
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IDB Interns kick off Summer Speaker Series

by Courtney Howell and Amy Smith Inez Deposit Bank kicked off its 39th annual Summer Intern Program Speaker Series Thursday, June 23. ...subscribers>>
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