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  1. Magdich revered on and off the benchRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    ... his future wife, Judy, and majored in philosophy – an interest he kept throughout his life. Bob Thompson, Lee County public defender and a longtime family friend, remembers sitting around the Magdiches' kitchen table, staying up and debating ...

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  2. Autopsy report turns Beattyville fatal fire into homicide caseRead the original story

    Tuesday | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... fire and death as a murder," state police said in a press release Monday afternoon. Troopers and members of the Lee County Fire Department searched the remains of the residence after the fire was extinguished Friday night, and found a body that was ...

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  3. KSP Investigates Fatal Fire in Lee CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Post 7 in Richmond is continuing to investigate the fire that occurred on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 178 Main St. in Beattyville, Ky.

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  4. Beattyville woman found dead after house fireRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... after firefighters extinguished a fire at her home Friday night on Main Street in Beattyville. State police and Lee County firefighters found the body of Belle Hollar, 79, while searching her home after the fire, according to a news release from ...

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  5. UPDATED @ 2:46 Pm On Saturday Paul Lee At Lee County Coutthouse - Lee ...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    UPDATED @ 2:46 Pm On Saturday Paul Lee At Lee County Coutthouse - Lee County Public Corruption Grand Jury Taking Testimoney LEE COUNTY: The special Grand Jury investigating public corruption in Montgomery is currently in session in Lee County.

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  6. Paul Lee At Lee County Coutthouse - Lee County Public Corruption Grand Jury Taking TestimoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    LEE COUNTY: The special Grand Jury investigating public corruption in Montgomery is currently in session in Lee County.

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  7. Lee County inmate who walked away from work release turns himself in, is charged with escapeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... said Garland had been on work release Thursday morning from the Three Forks Detention Center at Beattyville in Lee County. Garland disappeared about 8:30 a.m. Thursday from the Wolfe County highway garage in Campton, police said. Lexington ...

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  8. Margaret BurkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Palladium-Item

    Lee County, Kentucky, to Willie and Gurtie Freeman Horn, Margaret lived most of her life in Richmond. She retired from Stevens Wire. Margaret attended Hillcrest Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, quilting, flowers and gardening, and spending time with her family and friends. Survivors include her brother, William Horn of Richmond; sister, Marie Chaney of Hamilton, Ohio step-daughter, Barbara Bradford of Lenoir, Tennessee; step-granddaughter, Suzanne; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Burke, and her parents. Visitation for Margaret Burke will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 12:00 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Dr. Martin Holman officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.

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  9. Iowa judge says sheriff's office to return horsesRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | WOI-TV West Des Moines

    A judge says the Lee County Sheriff's Office erred in its seizure of 37 horses from a southeast Iowa farm, and the department must return them to their owner who still faces charges of animal neglect.

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  10. Iowa judge says sheriff's office to return horsesRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A judge says the Lee County Sheriff's Office erred in its seizure of 37 horses from a southeast Iowa farm, and the department must return them to their owner who still faces charges of animal neglect.

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  11. Judge Says Sheriff Must Return Seized Horses To Southeast Iowa FarmRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | KCRG

    A judge says the Lee County Sheriff's Office erred in its seizure of 37 horses from a southeast Iowa farm, and the department must return them to their owner who still faces charges of animal neglect.

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  12. Board reschedules March meetingRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – The Lee County Board will meet at 9 a.m. March 19 in the third-floor board room of the old Lee County Courthouse, 112 E. Second St. The meeting was scheduled for March 18, but was changed because of March 18 being the primary election.

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  13. Teen killed in Lee County motorcycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | WKYT

    A teen was killed Friday afternoon when the motorcycle he was on was struck by a vehicle in Lee County. 4 comments

  14. Child support collections see minimal improvementRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... the lowest counties ranged from 27-40 percent and the highest from 71-73 percent. The three lowest counties were Lee County (27 percent), Owsley County (39 percent), and Jackson County (40 percent). The three highest counties were Allen County (73 ...

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  15. Genealogy Query - BURGER : BURRIS : EVESBURGERRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Cousinconnect.com

    Looking for death date & burial location of Andrew Burger. Died after the 1880 US Census (living in Lee County, Kentucky). His widow is listed on the 1890 US Census Veterans & Widows of the Civil War so he must have died before 1890. The widow, ...

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  16. Friends in need: Vigil for the homeless includes them as mournersRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    SCOTT MCINTYRE / STAFF David Castaneda, third from right, sings Amazing Grace along with the crowd at the 17th annual Candlelight Vigil for the Homeless hosted by Lee County Homeless Coalition on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 on the Lee County Courthouse steps in Fort Myers.

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  17. Fashion designer sues SW Fla. clothing companyRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    A Lee County designer is suing Fort Myers-based national retailer Chico's, contending her bosses tried to force her to copy other designers' handbags.

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  18. Fashion designer sues Fort Myers clothing companyRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | FOX 4 Now

    A Lee County designer is suing Fort Myers-based national retailer Chico's, contending her bosses tried to force her to copy other designers' handbags.

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  19. Fort Myers vigil held to remember homeless who diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2013 | The News-Press

    As the sun set Saturday, the first day of winter, a crowd came together at the Lee County Courthouse.

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  20. MIDLAM, Lillian M.Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2013 | Dayton Daily News

    ... M. Age 78 of Dayton, passed away Monday, December 9, 2013 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born November 17, 1935 in Lee County, Kentucky the daughter of Clarence and Reba Baker. She retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base after many years of ...

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