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

    Wednesday Jul 16 | 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

  2. Snyder, Esther YvonneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | 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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  3. 12-year-old steals SUV, leads Stanton police on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | 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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  4. 12-year-old Kentucky boy allegedly leads police on a chase in grandfather's SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | 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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  5. 12-Year-Old ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | 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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  6. Jackson man dies, woman injured in Breathitt County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | 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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  7. Chapman vacates Pike Central post, heads to ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Victims identified in Breathitt County motorcycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | WKYT

    The Breathitt County coroner tells us 50 year old James Lockhart died when he hit a guardrail.

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  13. Hilton heading to KHSAA Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... and won three state titles in three different classifications over 36 seasons (1991, 1997 and 2008) at Breathitt County, Bell County and Bourbon County. He retired from the high-school ranks in 2010 with a career record of 345-101, tied atop the ...

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  14. 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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  15. 6 Kentucky counties to face post-election auditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... 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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  16. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... 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 ... 1 comment

  17. 6 Kentucky counties to face post-election auditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | WKYT

    ... 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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  18. Juvenile suspect in custody, charged with murder of Letcher County, Ky. infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... The juvenile in question has, as of June 6, 2014, been arrested on murder charges and transported to the Breathitt County Juvenile Detention Center. One comment on Lexington, Ky.'s WKYT News website, which also featured the story, alleged that the ...

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  19. KSP Investigating the Death of an Infant in Letcher CountyRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... who has been charged with one count of Murder. The juvenile offender was transported and lodged in the Breathitt County Juvenile Detention Center. An autopsy will be preformed at the State Medical Examiner's Office. This incident remains under ...

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  20. Condemned inmate claims mental disabilityRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... Chaney during a February 1979 robbery in Haddix, an Appalachian mountain community of about 2,270 people in Breathitt County. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 2002 that people with mental disabilities were ineligible for execution. White cited the ...

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