Leslie County Newswire

Leslie County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Leslie County, KY.

Results 1 - 20 of 75 in Leslie County, KY

  1. ACHS duo signs with Alice Lloyd CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Floyd County Times

    ... recently wrapped up his 26th season as the head coach of the Alice Lloyd College basketball team. Cornett, a Leslie County native, played baseball for ALC from 1985-1989 before going on to play two seasons as a catcher for the White Sox. He has ...

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  2. Betsy Layne turns back Leslie, returns to win columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Floyd County Times

    Host Betsy Layne pulled away to defeat Leslie County 5-2 in a late-season high school baseball game on Tuesday. The Bobcats, who won for the second time in three outings, pushed across two runs in the bottom half of the first inning and never trailed.

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  3. Lady Eagles soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseHarlan's Madison Brewer delivered a pitch in Wednesday's game against Leslie County. The visiting Lady Eagles won 6-1 to improve to 21-7 on the season.

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  4. Real threat to coal is Obama, not surface miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Floyd County Times

    ... lost in industries that support coal. In my district alone, the number of coal jobs has been cut in half in Leslie County. There were 605 people employed at the end of 2012. By the end of last year, there were only 307 workers from Leslie County ...

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  5. Motorcycle Fatality in Leslie CountyRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Kentucky State Police

    A two vehicle collision in Leslie County yesterday resulted in one man's death. Troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard responded to the collision on Highway 699 in the Cutshin community of Leslie County.

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  6. Read CommentsRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... some wooden boxes and people wrote on slips of paper. ... I don't know what the issue is (now)." James Lewis, Leslie County clerk, said he's been involved for the past three legislative sessions in advocating for a bill that would change this ...

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  7. An overnight sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... Area 9 meets. She was first in the discus in both the Black Bear Invitational and SEKC and took second behind Leslie County's Camron Eldridge in the Area 9 meet at HCHS. "After I competed in the first meet I realized I was better than I thought I ...

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  8. Leslie County knocks off Lady Cats, 10-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Leslie County got two hits each from Katelyn Farler, Jada Estep and Morgan Pugh while Katie Johnson pitched a four-hitter as the Lady Eagles beat Bell County 10-1 on Monday. The Lady Cats were led by freshman catcher Gabby Taylor, who had two hits and drove in a run.

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  9. Dragons avenge loss with win over EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    One week after suffering a 10-run loss at home to Leslie County, the Harlan Green Dragons returned the favor with a 13-3 win Monday at Hyden. Caleb Hogue, a junior right-hander, pitched a six-hitter with five strikeouts and one walk to earn the win.

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  10. Leslie sweeps Area 9 racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... was third in both the long jump and triple jump during the Area 9 meet at Coal Miners Memorial Stadium. Leslie County swept the Area 9 championships on Friday night at Harlan County High School, rolling up 197 points in the boys competition and 149 ...

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  11. Real threat to coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... lost in industries that support coal. In my district along, the number of coal jobs has been cut in half in Leslie County. There were 605 people employed at the end of 2012. By the end of last year, there were only 307 workers from Leslie County ...

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  12. OBI sneaks past Lady Cats, 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... ed a double up the gap in left, but again the runners were left at second and third. The Lady Cats (1-11) host Leslie County on Monday. Oneida Baptist (10-6) will host Lynn Camp on Tuesday.

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  13. Eagles coast past HHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    When they were struggling through a five-game losing streak recently, coach Russell Melton and the Leslie County Eagles didn't have to look far to identify their biggest problem. The Eagles averaged just over two runs per game in their five-game skid, a drastic drop from the nine runs a game they were scoring in a 7-3 start.

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  14. HCHS teams each finish 5th in Leslie OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Steven Engle placed second in the 800-meter run and third in the 1,600-meter run and anchored the winning 4 x 800 relay team that also included Blake Blevins, Alex Lewis and Zach Hunting in a meet earlier this week at Leslie County. Steven Engle placed second in the 800-meter run and third in the 1,600-meter run and anchored the winning 4 x 800 relay team that also included Blake Blevins, Alex Lewis and Zach Hunting in a meet earlier this week at Leslie County.

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  15. Jobless rates down in all 120 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... y at 11 percent and Harlan County at 10.7 percent. Elliott County had a 10.5 percent jobless rate, followed by Leslie County at 10.2 percent and Letcher and Wolfe counties at 10.1 percent each.

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  16. Lady Panthers take 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Lady Panther senior catcher Tessa Pittman throws to third during a rundown play in Cumberland Gap's win over Leslie County on Saturday. Pittman delivered a two-run triple in that 8-7 win and also accounted for the only run with a long home run in ...

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  17. Lady Jackets win tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... game. "I knew it was going to be a battle. (Cumberland Gap) had come back from a big deficit against Leslie County and beat them," MHS coach Luster Powers said. "I tried not to let the girls know that I knew it was going to be a battle so they'd ...

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  18. Harlan County Arts Council to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Melissa Helton, an assistant professor of English at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College, will be the featured artist presenter at this month's meeting of the Harlan County Arts Council scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. on April 20 at the Harlan County Cooperative Extension Agency Office Helton, who lives on a subsistence farm in Leslie County, earned her Masters of Fine Arts degree in creative writing and is currently working on a compilation publication of her prose, poetry and photography. Her work has appeared in such publications as "The Note-book," "Still: The Journal," "The Pikeville Review," "Pine Mountain Sand And Gravel," "Noctua," "Kudzu" and more.

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  19. Blackcats show progress in springRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... s." Prestonsburg is set to compete in Class 2A, District 8, along with Allen Central, Betsy Layne, East Ridge, Leslie County and Shelby Valley.

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  20. Blackcats conduct liftathon, open spring practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... having competed for one. While they are still great competition, Shelby Valley returns all of its team as does Leslie County. We always have a tough time with Betsy Layne and now Allen Central and East Ridge move into our district. We play a tough ...

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