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  1. Anonymous Tip Leads To Drugs, ArrestsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Staffordsville , Johnson County , Kentucky Three adults were arrested after deputies said they found marijuana growing in a residence while children were inside.

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  2. Deputies Say Theft Suspects Identified After Vehicle Left At SceneRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Thelma , Johnson County , Kentucky Johnson County sheriff's deputies said two men were identified as suspects after leaving their vehicle behind at a church where they were attempting to steal an air conditioner.

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  3. Jackson Browne Tops List of Americana Lifetime Achievement HonoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting. As her famous song says, she was a coal miner's daughter from Johnson County, Kentucky who became one of the most pivotal and admired women in the history of American music because of the way she ...

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  4. Rose, Arm Drop Drags promoting area attracti...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... upcoming Eastern Kentucky vs. The World event to be held Aug. 1-2 at Combs Airport. On Thursday, Rose was in Johnson County, promoting numerous area attractions. "When you are here, I want to personally invite you to check out other area ...

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  5. One injured in county-line crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    Emergency responders from two counties converged on the Floyd-Johnson county line, Monday afternoon, following an injury accident on Route 321.

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  6. Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-staff June 7, 2014Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-staff June 7, 2014 In Honor of Korean War Casualty from Staffordsville, Johnson County, KY, whose remains have only recently been identified

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  7. Flags to fly at half-staff to honor war casualtyRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Richard Isbell will be held at noon today at Highlands Memorial Cemetery in the Staffordsville community in Johnson County. Beshear encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in lowering flags in tribute on ...

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  8. NWS surveying for possible tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    ... tornadoes in both western and Eastern Kentucky. He says a local emergency due to flooding was declared in the Johnson County community of Paintsville, and there were numerous funnel cloud sightings in western Kentucky. The National Weather Service ...

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  9. Dawkins Trail/Vocational education benefit from Lowe's GrantsRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    Dawkins Trail/Vocational education benefit from Lowe's Grants SkillsUSA Schools in Need - grant provides tools and supplies for high school students to build benches to be placed along the Dawkins Line Rail Trail, which covers 18 miles in Johnson and Magoffin counties.

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  10. Dawkins Trail/Vocational education benefit from Lowe's GrantsRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    Dawkins Trail/Vocational education benefit from Lowe's Grants SkillsUSA Schools in Need - grant provides tools and supplies for high school students to build benches to be placed along the Dawkins Line Rail Trail, which covers 18 miles in Johnson and Magoffin counties.

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  11. Charges Filed Against Couple Accused Of Abandoning 10 Animals In Johnson CountyRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    A Johnson County couple is facing charges after deputies said they discovered 10 animals that had been abandoned for weeks inside a home.

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  12. Charges Filed Against Couple Accused Of Abandoning 10 Animals In Johnson CountyRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    A Johnson County couple is facing charges after deputies said they discovered 10 animals that had been abandoned for weeks inside a home.

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  13. Deputies Searching For Cemetery Burglary Suspect In Johnson CountyRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    The Johnson County Sheriff's Department is searching for a suspect accused of stealing mowing equipment from a cemetery.

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  14. Coroner tries to save step-daughter from burning homeRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    JOHNSON COUNTY, KY A coroner is struggling with the loss of his step-daughter who died after her home caught fire Saturday night.

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  15. Woman Killed In House Fire In Johnson County, KentuckyRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    A Johnson County, Kentucky, woman has died following a house fire on Sunday. Brenda Ward, 54, of Offutt died on Sunday.

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  16. Johnson County coroner attempted to rescue stepdaughter from fire that killed herRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Johnson County Coroner J.R. Frisby tried to rescue his stepdaughter from her burning home Sunday night, but couldn't get inside.

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  17. Jo Co Sheriff's office sends out scam alertRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    The Johnson County Sheriff's Office has received multiple reports of scammers identifying themselves as sheriff's deputies in an attempt to solicit money.

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  18. PELPHREY, Betty LaNellRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Notice PELPHREY, Betty LaNell 78, passed away April 30, 2014 at her home. She was born January 2, 1936 in Johnson County, KY. Visitation will be held 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday, May 2, 2014 at Newcomer Funeral Home 4104 Needmore Rd. Dayton, OH 45424. ...

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  19. Letter: County resident backs candidate for judgeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Daily Journal

    I am very pleased to endorse the honorable Judge Marla Clark for Johnson County Superior Court 4. Judge Clark is a lifelong resident of Johnson County and a nine-year veteran as judge in the Johnson County Circuit Court Juvenile and Family Division.

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  20. Letter: Clark's background, insight right fit for judgeRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Daily Journal

    ... and without hesitation, I thought of Judge Marla Clark. Just as I am, Judge Clark is a lifelong resident of Johnson County, a friend of mine and she'll be getting my vote for judge of Johnson County Superior Court 4. Judge Clark is a Center Grove ...

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