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  1. Lower Jobless Rates Reported In 108 Ky. CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Oldham and Owen counties. The rate was 6.3 percent in Campbell and Simpson counties. It was followed by Jackson County at 14.6 percent, Harlan County at 14.4 percent, Leslie County at 13.3 percent and Letcher County at 13.2 percent. WBKO.com is ...

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  2. Colleen HornsbyRead the original story

    Thursday | State Journal

    Colleen Hornsby, age 83, formerly of Tyner, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Telford Terrace in Richmond.

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  3. Call of intoxicated woman at London Walmart leads police to hundreds of pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WKYT

    ... evidence and 3rd degree possession of a controlled substance. Reynolds says the two are from McKee, in Jackson County. Both have bonded out of jail. "A lot of our crime that we come across is due to an anonymous tip or someone sees something that ...

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  4. Tim Robinson, entrepreneurRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Floyd County Times

    ... to assemble a stable workforce from this depressing mass? "Baloney," says Tim Robinson, dismissively. "Jackson County was one of the most welcoming communities our company has worked in. Educated and healthy workers come ready to work, the community ...

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  5. Logan unemployment still among lowestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | News Democrat

    ... percent each; Simpson County, 6.2 percent; and Daviess, Fayette, Oldham and Owen counties, 6.3 percent each. Jackson County recorded the state's highest unemployment rate - 16.5 percent. It was followed by Magoffin County, 15 percent; Harlan County, ...

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  6. Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County areaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | MLive.com

    HAYWORTH , Elissa K. and Nicholas s., of Jackson, a son, Oliver Quinn, born July 28, 6 pounds, 2 ounces at Allegiance Health.

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  7. Deaths of man, woman appear to be murder-suicide, a Jackson County coroner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    A man and a woman were found dead Friday inside a Jackson County mobile home, said Deputy Coroner Lonnie Hacker.

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  8. International Relations: Swiss police officer compares police policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Sentinel-Echo

    ... a police officer in Lancy, a suburb of Geneva, Switzerland, was on vacation with his wife who is a native of Jackson County. De Lucia was visiting the Wildcat Harley-Davidson dealership several weeks ago when he met Sheriff's Detective Charlie ...

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  9. BOGGS, Norma DeanRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Dean age 78, of Vandalia, Ohio, died Thursday July 24, 2014 at Kettering Medical Center. She was born in Jackson County, Kentucky on January 25, 1936 to John and Delphia (Lakes) Brockman. Norma is survived by her husband, Edd, a son, Mark Boggs and ...

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  10. Boone has Lowest June County Jobless Rate in Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Larue and Woodford counties at 6 percent. Caldwell and Shelby counties had rates of 6.1 percent. Meanwhile, Jackson County had the state's highest unemployment rate at 16.5 percent in June. It was followed by Magoffin County at 15 percent, Harlan ...

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  11. Jobless rates down in 117 counties in JuneJuly 24thRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... percent each; Simpson County, 6.2 percent; and Daviess, Fayette, Oldham and Owen counties, 6.3 percent each. Jackson County recorded the state's highest unemployment rate - 16.5 percent. It was followed by Magoffin County, 15 percent; Harlan County, ...

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  12. Swiss officer spends time with Laurel Co. deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... work," De Lucia said. Every year De Lucia and his wife, maiden name Felicia Smith, travel to her hometown in Jackson County, Kentucky, to visit with family. The two met while De Lucia was working as a hotel receptionist and she was on a six-month ...

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  13. Advancing job growth and improving workforce training inKentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News Democrat

    In this sixth year of the Obama Economy, unemployment and underemployment remain high in Kentucky.

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  14. Advancing job growth and improving workforce training inKentucky3:53 pm | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News Democrat

    In this sixth year of the Obama Economy, unemployment and underemployment remain high in Kentucky.

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  15. 23 arrested in Jackson County drug roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | WKYT

    Many alleged drug dealers in Jackson County got an unexpected wake up call, Tuesday morning, when police showed up at their front door with a warrant for their arrest.

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  16. Kentucky medically-minded farm grows 'hemp for hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. Down a windy road in Jackson County, Kentucky, 150 miles east of Louisville, grows what some parents call, "hope."

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  17. Commissioner: Byrd didn't violate probation in response to letter from Jackson County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD/2013Former Jackson County sheriff Mike Byrd looks back towards the courtroom during a status hearing on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at the Jackson County Courthouse.

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  18. Roof celebrates 40 years as Barkley airport managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Richard Roof recently celebrated 40 years of service in management at Barkley Regional Airport.

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  19. TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Jackson County Mean Jean Peters Baker Against Sherwood SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Tony's Kansas City

    Here's a bit of detail on local political life @ The Jackson County Courthouse and how allegiances can quickly change.

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  20. Ex-Jackson County Court official will go to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    Teresa York, a former Jackson County Circuit Court administrator, will spend two years in federal prison after admitting to embezzling $140,000 from the court.

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