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  1. 'Arts in the Vines' will be in conjunction with U.S. 60 Yard SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Independent

    Offering a different taste of life in Carter County, the owners of RockSprings Winery are inviting locals and visitors to the U.S. 60 Yard Sale to spend some time in their vineyards during the first "Arts in the Vines" from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday.


  2. Group starts 'listening sessions' to get ideas for tourism related to ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Floyd County Times

    ... held its second meeting in Morehead Thursday night. Osborne, a Lexington marketing executive and native of Carter County, said participants suggested new ways to promote the arts and reiterated the idea of more use of the region's waterways. The ...


  3. County faces new suit over trimmed treesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Elizabethton Star

    A local businesswoman has filed a second lawsuit against Carter County, saying the county has again damaged her property by cutting down trees and other plants.


  4. Carter man, 70, dies in accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Independent

    A 70-year-old man Carter County man died from injuries received in a car accident on Monday night.


  5. Stone, William SylvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Marion Star

    ... at Tidewell Hospice surrounded by his loving wife, Caroline Zimmer-Stone and family members. Bill was born in Carter County Kentucky, moved with his family to Ohio when he was four. He grew up near Marion Ohio and attended Pleasant Township School ...


  6. Judge dismisses lawsuit against Grayson Police DepartmentRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Independent

    ... Travis Steele; Officer Tony Cantrell, former Officer Chris Yavorcik; former Sgt. Casey Brammell, who is now Carter County sheriff; and other unknown officers of the police department. The suit, which alleged various violations of Jackson's ...


  7. Delsie D. Stevens, 79Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Star Press

    Delsie was born April 20, 1935 in Carter County, KY to the late Harrison and Ruth Lee Stevens.


  8. Kappes to receive 2014 Founders Award for University ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | WMKY-FM Morehead

    ... university for many, many years. He is a great supporter not only of MSU but of higher education." A native of Carter County, Kappes is a two-time graduate of MSU. He joined the staff in 1969 as a writer in the campus news bureau and has held many ... 2 comments

  9. Former Olive Hill mayor paroledRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Independent

    ... after spending a little more than four months behind bars. Sparks was paroled on Monday and released from the Carter County Detention Center, where he had spent the entirety of his time behind bars. Sparks was convicted last December of trafficking ...


  10. Storm causes damage, outagesRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Independent

    AEP is reporting more than 13,000 customers in Boyd, Greenup and Carter county are without power as of 9 p.m. The storm that swept through the area around 8 p.m. Tuesday also has produced downed power lines and fallen trees.


  11. Storm takes down trees, takes out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Independent

    ... throughout the night answering calls. This photo from Grayson Dive and Rescue shows the storm blowing through Carter County. More than 1,000 AEP customers were without power late Tuesday night.


  12. Christmas open house to be held at Carter CavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2013 |

    Carter Caves State Resort Park , near Olive Hill, invites visitors to their annual Christmas Open House on Sunday, December 8, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Lewis Caveland Lodge has been decorated by the Carter County Homemakers Clubs for the enjoyment of families.


  13. MSU mourns loss of former police officer Steve PorterRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | WMKY-FM Morehead

    ... rother Erik Caudill and Brother John DeHarte officiating. Burial will follow in the Mountain Drive Cemetery in Carter County.


  14. 2 Carter pill-trafficking defendants sentencedRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Independent

    Two of the three defendants in what authorities said was a major pill-trafficking network that operated out of Carter County were sentenced Monday to four years and just over three years in prison.


  15. Body found in submerged vehicleRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Independent

    A body was found Friday morning inside a submerged vehicle in a creek off McGinnis Road near the Carter-Greenup line in Carter County.


  16. Robbery - First National Bank in Willard, KYRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... uring the course of the investigation: Kentucky State Police K-9, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife and Carter County Sheriff's Department.


  17. Armed Bank Robbery Reported In Carter County, Ky.Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    An armed robbery has been reported at a bank in Carter County, Kentucky. Dispatchers said the First National Bank in Willard was robbed about 1 p.m. Monday.


  18. Olive Hill man charged with attempted murderRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Independent

    Robert Tackett, 47, of Olive Hill, was lodged in the Carter County Detention Center on Monday, charged with attempted murder-domestic violence, Kentucky State Police at Ashland said.


  19. Carter Co. man charged with attempted murder of his wifeRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Kentucky State police charged a Carter County man with attempted murder on Monday, after he allegedly shot and wounded his wife over the weekend.


  20. Felony Arrest - Attempted Murder in Carter CountyRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... in stable condition. On April 21, 2014 Robert A. Tackett, age 47, of Olive Hill KY, was arrested lodged in the Carter County Detention Center and charged with: Olive Hill Police Department, Olive Hill Fire Department, Carter County Department of ...