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Wed, Jun 03, 2015 08:31 PM
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Issue

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Louisa man dies in police custody

Preliminary exam indicates no criminal action by officers, KSP says

LOUISA - Kentucky State Police in Ashland are investigating an incident in Lawrence County in which a man who had been placed under arrest later died Friday. ...subscribers>>

Three killed in separate crashes

INEZ — Three people from the Big Sandy region died in separate crashes during the last week, including two Martin County residents who were killed in a crash Monday just before 1 a. ...subscribers>>
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Bulldogs capture 15th Region championship

PRESTONSBURG — Lawrence County returned to the top of the local baseball scene Wednesday, May 27, doubling up former 57th District rival and defending champion Johnson Central 6-3 in the 15th Region Baseball Tournament title game at Prestonsburg. ...subscribers>>
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Lady Eagles claim 2nd straight 15th Region title

PRESTONSBURG — After finishing runner-up to Magoffin County in the 57th District, Johnson Central blanked its longtime rival 2-0 in the 15th Region Softball Tournament title game at Prestonsburg Wednesday, May 27. ...subscribers>>

Church Corner

Louisa First Baptist Church A spaghetti dinner will be held Sunday, June 7, at 12:15 p. ...subscribers>>
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10 SCHS students in Early College Academy at BSCTC

INEZ Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) and the Martin County School District have reached an agreement for 10 Sheldon Clark High School students to participate in the college's Early College Academy on its Mayo campus in Paintsville. ...subscribers>>
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LCHS Follies

STUDENTS PARTICIPATING IN the Lawrence County High School 2015 Follies Concert, held June 21-22 at the school, under direction of Jessica Keeton Delong. ...subscribers>>
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