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Federal inmate indicted for murder

PIKEVILLE — A former United States Penitentiary Big Sandy inmate was indicted Sept. ...subscribers>>
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Former clerk's employee gets five years, jail credit

PAINTSVILLE — One of two former Martin County deputy clerks who pleaded guilty in August was formally sentenced in Johnson Circuit Court Friday and the other was rescheduled for Sept. ...subscribers>>

Probation officer injured in shooting

MOUSIE — A state probation and parole officer was injured Monday when he was shot while he and fellow officers attempted to serve a warrant on a man in Knott County. ...subscribers>>

Floyd Co. collision kills two

PRESTONSBURG — A Floyd County woman and a 10-year-old Johnson County boy died from injuries suffered in a two-vehicle collision Friday on U. ...subscribers>>
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School bus wrecks in Johnson

PAINTSVILLE — No injuries were reported at the time of a collision Wednesday, Sept. ...subscribers>>

Work begins on Allen bridge

ALLEN — Work began last week on the U.S. 23 bridge at Allen, just north of the traffic signals at the intersection with Ky. ...subscribers>>

Johnson sheriff probes burglaries

HAGER HILL — The Johnson County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in obtaining information regarding a string of burglaries in the Hager Hill area of Johnson County during the month of August. ...subscribers>>
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Above average

THE PAINTSVILLE HIGH School Class of 2013 (pictured) scored above the state average on the ACT exam, school officials announced last week. ...subscribers>>

Area residents appointed

FRANKFORT — Four residents of the Big Sandy region were recently appointed to various state boards and commissions by Gov. ...subscribers>>

Martin Co. Grand Jury critical of officers

INEZ — The Martin County Grand Jury issued seven indictments and made recommendations for county officers to present additional cases at the Oct. ...subscribers>>
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