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  1. Should Kentucky ban discrimination against those of Appalachian descent?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Floyd County Times

    In the Herald-Leader editorial published Aug. 29, lavish praise was heaped upon the Kentucky Board of Education's decision to keep the Breathitt County school system under state control following a hearing last week.

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  2. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... the influence. Police say he lost control and overcorrected while driving a pickup truck Wednesday night in Breathitt County on Kentucky 3193. The vehicle flipped before hitting an unoccupied house. Three men - 31-year-old Adam Fugate, 24-year-old ...

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  3. Driver in Fatal Crash Charged with Murder, DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... the influence. Police say he lost control and overcorrected while driving a pickup truck Wednesday night in Breathitt County on Kentucky 3193. The vehicle flipped before hitting an unoccupied house. Three men -- 31-year-old Adam Fugate, 24-year-old ...

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  4. Campbellsville Independent one of four 2014/2015 Close the Deal participantsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Columbia Magazine

    Campbellsville Independent one of four 2014/2015 Close the Deal participants Other schools are Breathitt County, Ohio County, and Livingston Central.

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  5. Three men killed, one arrested in Breathitt County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WKYT

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  6. State to manage troubled Breathitt Co. schools until 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WKYT

    A special meeting of the Kentucky Board of Education took place on Tuesday to determine if the state should continue its control of the Breathitt County school system.

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  7. Flash Flood Warning UntilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Flash Flood Warning for extreme southern Breathitt county & parts of Perry and Knott counties until 11:30am.

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  8. A couple of stories the New York Times should cover9:46 amRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... Two who are staying in the region and helping themselves are Mike Bryan, of Breathitt County, and Joel Brashear, of Leslie County. These entrepreneurs are making a niche for themselves on paths not always considered in rural areas, and they aren't ...

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  9. Barr wrong about Planned Parenthood; Focus is on birth control, not abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Planned Parenthood in Louisville. A clinic opened in Lexington in 1936. Tachau once spent a night in the Breathitt County jail for being "lewd" after a nurse overhead her discussing birth-control methods with a male physician and alerted the local ... 10 comments

  10. Snyder, Esther YvonneRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... Esther was born on October 12, 1940 in the green, rolling hills of Kentucky near Shoulderblade Creek in Breathitt County. She was a farm girl who admired her school teacher aunts. Esther was a natural storyteller who, when asked, would ...

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  11. 12-year-old steals SUV, leads Stanton police on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... them and flipped several times into a culvert. Police said he suffered minor injuries and was taken to Breathitt County Juvenile Detention Center. The boy is being charged with theft of the vehicle, wanton endangerment and fleeing and evading ...

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  12. 12-year-old Kentucky boy allegedly leads police on a chase in grandfather's SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... to avoid police, flipping several times into a culvert. He suffered minor injuries and was taken to the Breathitt County Juvenile Detention Center. The boy is charged with theft of the vehicle, wanton endangerment and fleeing and evading police. ...

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  13. 12-Year-Old ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... avoid police, flipping several times into a culvert. Police say he suffered minor injuries and was taken to Breathitt County Juvenile Detention Center. The boy is being charged with theft of the vehicle, wanton endangerment, and fleeing and evading ...

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  14. Jackson man dies, woman injured in Breathitt County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    A 42-year-old man was killed and a woman was injured Wednesday in a pickup truck wreck in Breathitt County.

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  15. Chapman vacates Pike Central post, heads to ...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... in both District 8 and Region 4. Pike County Central knocked off Morgan County and former state powerhouse Breathitt County before falling to Belfry in the 2013 Region 4 title game. Pike County Central scored 457 points in 13 games last season. The ...

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  16. Six of the the most difficult counties to live in are in Kentucky, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... County, Kentucky; Lee County, Kentucky; Humphreys County, Mississippi; East Carroll Parish, Louisiana; Breathitt County, Kentucky; Magoffin County, Kentucky; Jefferson County, Georgia; and Lee County, Arkansas. Hard out here: Clay County, Kentucky, ...

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  17. Breathitt County man killed in motorcycle accident in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    The Fayette County Coroner's Office said Darrick L. Spencer, 44, of Jackson died about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital from head injuries.

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  18. 6 Kentucky counties to face post-election auditsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... state election fraud hotline received 205 calls for the May 20 primary elections. Fifteen calls came from Breathitt County, the most of any county in the state. Conway noted auditors did not find anything wrong with the six counties audited in the ...

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  19. 6 Kentucky counties to face post-election auditsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... state election fraud hotline received 205 calls for the May 20 primary elections. Fifteen calls came from Breathitt County, the most of any county in the state. Conway noted auditors did not find anything wrong with the six counties audited in the ...

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  20. Motorcycle crash kills Breathitt County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    James E. Lockhart, 51, of Mount Sterling, was riding a 1993 Honda CBR motorcycle along Ky.

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