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Fri, Oct 31, 2014 11:01 AM
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Issue

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Four found guilty in drug case

Federal probe began in Lawrence, Fayette counties

ASHLAND Four people charged in a federal indictment issued in May stemming from an investigation that began in 2011 in Lawrence and Fayette counties were found guilty in U. ...subscribers>>

Sex charges filed

PAINTSVILLE Kentucky State Police arrested a Johnson County man Friday in connection with sex offenses involving a juvenile female that allegedly occurred on Oct. ...subscribers>>
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Disposing Evidence

MARTIN COUNTY SHERIFF Garmon Preece and his chief deputy, Bryan Tipton, worked Thursday to prepare evidence to be destroyed by completing paperwork, checking to make certain that the cases were completed and by sorting materials. ...subscribers>>
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Lawrence 'C' team in semifinals after win over Vinson Tigers

by Nick Meadows Lawrence County C team gave the crowd another stellar performance Sunday in the second round of playoffs against the #2 seed Vinson Tigers. ...subscribers>>

Tigers suffer shutout loss to Raceland, finish second in district

RACELAND — Paintsville came up short in its bid to capture a Class A, District title late last week. ...subscribers>>
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HRMC prepares for times of emergency

PRESTONSBURG Highlands Regional Medical Center (HRMC) knows that an emergency could happen at any time. ...subscribers>>
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The day I met Sup't.William Cheek ... 50 Years Ago

by Dr. Daniel Massey My first objective in writing this autobiographical sketch is to celebrate one of the happiest years of my life as a one-room school teacher in Richardson, and to honor the legacy of William Cheek, the late superintendent of schools in Lawrence County. ...subscribers>>
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