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  1. Making a Difference: Destin teen ministers to poor in AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... and tag the items." Destin Nation Mission serves a handful of severely impoverished communities in and around Beattyville, Ky., located deep in the Appalachian Mountains. Many of the areas are struggling with unemployment, teen pregnancy, substance ...

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  2. Man killed in Lee County ATV accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WKYT

    ... of an ATV collision that occurred overnight. The initial investigation revealed that Christopher S. Stepp, of Beattyville, was operating a four-wheeler on Caudill Road when he lost control of his ATV. The ATV drove off of the road, causing it to ...

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  3. Police: Alcohol a possible a factor in fatal Lee County ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    A Beattyville man was killed over the weekend in a single all-terrain vehicle crash, according to Kentucky State Police.

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  4. News in brief3:53 pm | 0Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... seeks to capitalize on McConnell's off-the-cuff comments to an eastern Kentucky newspaper in the spring. The Beattyville Enterprise reported that the five-term Republican senator said it is "not my job" to bring employment to struggling Lee County, ...

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  5. Grimes jabs McConnell on jobs issue in new TV adRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... seeks to capitalize on McConnell's off-the-cuff comments to an eastern Kentucky newspaper in the spring. The Beattyville Enterprise reported that the five-term Republican senator said it is "not my job" to bring employment to struggling Lee County, ...

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  6. Analysis: Question in Grimes coal jobs ad is questionableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WHAS11

    ... question. And, like Grimes first ad, the question itself is questionable. It's based on an April headline in the Beattyville Enterprise, "McConnell says not his job to bring jobs." Prior to McConnell's April speaking engagement in Lee County, the ...

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  7. KY-Sen: Grimes (D) Hits McConnell (R) Over "Not My Job" Comment In New AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Daily Kos

    ... number one job," she says, while looking directly into the camera. The ad refers to McConnell being asked by the Beattyville Enterprise in April what he would do to bring jobs to the county. "Economic development is a Frankfort issue," McConnell ...

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  8. Coal association: Grimes' new ad incorrectly blames McConnell for mining job lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... with McConnell's remark to a newspaper about jobs, makes a false connection between what McConnell told The Beattyville Enterprise and the loss of coal jobs. "It is unfair and untrue to blame U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell for the loss of coal jobs in ...

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  9. In second attack ad, Grimes hits McConnell on 'not my job' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WHAS11

    ... her campaign is that she's Barack Obama's Kentucky candidate." Grimes cites a newspaper article in the weekly Beattyville Enterprise. That newspaper's editor and general manager conducted a brief interview with McConnell yet did not stay for ... 16 comments

  10. Grimes sets fundraising record with $4M for quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Independent

    ... forces are feeling the effect of Grimes' constant hammering on McConnell for an awkward comment he made to a Beattyville newspaper that job creation in Kentucky was the job of Frankfort and not his. RONNIEa SELLIS writes for CNHI News Service and is ...

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  11. Woman accused of mailing drugs to inmateRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Bennington Banner

    ... by a member of the Vermont Drug Task Force, on May 28 a drug smuggling incident at the Lee Adjustment Center in Beattyville, Kentucky, was brought to his attention. An investigator at the prison had been monitoring phone calls between McLaughlin and ...

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  12. West, NancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Newark Advocate

    ... at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio). Nancy was born November 30, 1926 in Beattyville, Kentucky to the late W.D. and Pearl D. (Eckman) Lucas. From humble beginnings in the Kentucky hills, Nancy lived a full life ...

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  13. LEWIS, Thelma J.Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Dayton Daily News

    ... 76 of Kettering, passed away Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born February 10, 1938 in Beattyville, Kentucky to her parents Arlie and Edna (Edwards) Perdue. Jean was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Berl, Carl, and ...

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  14. Campaigns keep pounding on 'coal wars'Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Independent

    ... incumbent Mitch McConnell hadn't done enough to help them. The ad seizes on a comment McConnell made to the Beattyville Enterprise in response to a question about what he could do to boost employment in the region. The paper quoted McConnell as ...

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  15. Alison Lundergan Grimes: 'Sen. McConnell says it's not his job to bring jobs to Kentucky.'Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | PolitiFact

    ... whether McConnell really said this. It turns out that the claim references an interview McConnell gave to The Beattyville Enterprise , a weekly newspaper in Lee County, Ky., with a circulation of about 1,200 and no website, back in April. The ...

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  16. McConnell, Grimes argue over debatesRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | State Journal

    ... in a statement. Grimes also suggested the candidates take their views to different areas of the state, noting Beattyville Enterprise Editor Edmund Shelby, who quoted McConnell saying bringing jobs to Lee County was not his job, offered to host a ...

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  17. Grimes and McConnell each accept a debate invitation, but not the same oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... regions of the state, noting she has "received an invitation from Edmund Shelby to participate in a debate in Beattyville." Shelby is editor of the Beattyville Enterprise. He reported in April that McConnell said it was "not my job" to bring ...

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  18. Grimes sends open letter to respond to McConnell debate challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... the Commonwealth. For instance, I have received an invitation from Edmund Shelby to participate in a debate in Beattyville, Kentucky. It is my hope that this U.S. Senate race will be respectful and uncluttered, so I further call on you to sign a ...

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  19. Grimes 'hopeful' on debates, rejects most McConnell conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... the Commonwealth. "For instance, I have received an invitation from Edmund Shelby to participate in a debate in Beattyville, Kentucky," Grimes said. Shelby is the reporter who stirred controversy in the campaign when his newspaper headlined a story ...

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  20. KSP Investigates Fatal Fire in Lee CountyRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Post 7 in Richmond is continuing to investigate the fire that occurred on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 178 Main St. in Beattyville, Ky.

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