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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Swiss officer spends time with Laurel Co. deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 23 arrested in Jackson County drug roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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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  9. Kentucky medically-minded farm grows 'hemp for hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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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  10. Commissioner: Byrd didn't violate probation in response to letter from Jackson County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | 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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  11. Roof celebrates 40 years as Barkley airport managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

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

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

    Tuesday Jul 15 | 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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  13. Ex-Jackson County Court official will go to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | 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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  14. Library district board weighs detailsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... hours soon," said Carol Doty, a library board member. "I don't think we will get to as many as we want." The Jackson County Library District board will hold its first meeting at 9:30 a.m. today at the Jackson County Courthouse, 10 S. Oakdale Ave. ...

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  15. 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

    ... and obesity. In descending order, the most difficult counties to live in are Clay County, Kentucky; Jackson County, Kentucky; Leslie County, Kentucky; Lee County, Kentucky; Humphreys County, Mississippi; East Carroll Parish, Louisiana; Breathitt ...

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  16. REPORT: Jobless rate down in 103 counties in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... and Woodford counties, 6 percent; and Daviess, Fayette, Larue, Simpson and Warren counties, 6.3 percent each. Jackson County recorded the state's highest unemployment rate - 17.7 percent. It was followed by Magoffin County, 15.1 percent; Harlan ...

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  17. Nona "Norma" Davis-obitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Times Record News

    ... with her family by her side. She was born April 30, 1928, to James Davidson and Matilda Malicoat Davidson in Jackson County, Kentucky. She married Rufus R. Goodwin in 1947 and had 3 sons and 1 daughter. She married George M. Davis in 1978. She was a ...

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  18. Unemployment rates drop in 103 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WKYT

    ... 5.8%. Grant county had 5.9%. Gallatin, Oldham and Woodford counties were at 6%. Fayette county was at 6.3%. Jackson County had the state highest unemployment rate 17.7%. Magoffin county followed at 15.1%. Others with high unemployment include ...

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  19. IL man sentenced to 4 years on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | KFVS12

    Joseph Cottingham, 34, was found guilty in Jackson County Circuit Court on June 17 of unlawful possession of a controlled substance and was sentenced to four years.

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  20. WARD, Fred PeteRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Pete age 91 of Fairborn, passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born July 24, 1922 in Jackson County, Kentucky the son of Sherman and Martha Ward. Fred served in the US Navy during WWII and Korean War . He is preceded in ...

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