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Petition begins over school tax increase

LOUISA — Paperwork was filed Monday in the Lawrence County Clerk's Office in connection with a petition seeking to place the county school board's recent tax increase on the ballot for voter approval. ...subscribers>>

Council discusses annexation

LOUISA — The Louisa City Council held its regular meeting Tuesday, March 14, with annexation being the main topic of discussion. ...subscribers>>

Sheriff accused of sexual harassment

PAINTSVILLE A former Johnson County Sheriff's Office employee claims in a lawsuit that Sheriff Dwayne Price sexually harassed her on numerous occasions after she was hired in 2011. ...subscribers>>

May come home to Eastern Ky. to sign contract, perform concert

LOUISA — A concert and launch party was held for Kelsie May at the Mountain Arts Center in Prestonsburg Saturday following her signing with Blue Saphire Music. ...subscribers>>

Two injured in crash

LOUISA — The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accident that occurred on U. ...subscribers>>

Commission seeks potential candidates for Inez mayor

INEZ — The Inez City Commission will have a special meeting April 3 at 5 p. ...subscribers>>
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Conviction of Venezuelan first lady's nephews stands: U.S. judge
Franqui Francisco Flores de Freitas and Efrain Antonio Campo Flores had argued in a motion challenging their conviction that they were entrapped in a sting operation and that their trial was tainted by a witness who perjured himself...
Defeat Of GOP Healthcare Bill Major Victory: Sanders
The Vermont senator said the failure of the Affordable Care Act replacement was "a major victory for the working families...
Hillary Clinton on GOP health bill breakdown: ‘The fight isn't over yet'
Hillary Clinton praised the efforts of “people in every corner of our country” and then posted tweets about people who have benefited from the ACA...
House Intel Chair Backs Down from Claims That Trump, Associates Were Monitored by US Intelligence
The investigation began after Trump accused Obama of tapping his phones.
The coincidences mount, as another Putin critic is shot dead
An outspoken critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin was shot dead in broad daylight in Kiev Thursday, just two days after a lawyer for the family of a slain Russian whistleblower was injured in a mysterious fall from his fourth-story apartment near Moscow...
New arrests as British police release photo of parliament attacker
British police said Friday they had made further "significant" arrests over the Islamist-inspired terror attack on parliament, as they released the first picture of the homegrown killer who left four people dead...
I Survived the Master Cleanse-Then Gained All the Weight Back
Last summer I voluntarily chose to stop eating for 10 days. I gave up solid foods as part of the Master Cleanse...
Noura Jackson adjusts to life outside after being in prison for mom's murder: Part 6
Noura Jackson earned her GED while incarcerated and is now applying to colleges.