Leslie County Newswire

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  1. Sheriff Potentially Exposed Town to RabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    HYDEN, Kentucky - On Saturday April 12, Sheriff Paul Howard of the Leslie County Sheriff's Department hosted and sponsored an event that put the city of Hyden at serious risk of rabies .

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  2. Jobless rate up for 57 Ky. counties in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... County's annual jobless rate last year was the state's lowest, at 6.1 percent, up from 6 percent in 2012. Leslie County had the highest rate in 2013 at 17.7 percent, up from 14.1 percent a year earlier. Harlan and Magoffin counties followed Leslie ...

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  3. Jobless rate up for 57 Kentucky counties in 2013Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Washington Examiner

    ... County's annual jobless rate last year was the state's lowest, at 6.1 percent, up from 6 percent in 2012. Leslie County had the highest rate in 2013 at 17.7 percent, up from 14.1 percent a year earlier. Harlan and Magoffin counties followed Leslie ...

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  4. Animal Rights Group Calls Feds on Kentucky SheriffRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    Animal advocacy organization Global Conservation Group and others are outraged over an event that took place on April 12 in Leslie County.

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  5. 2013 unemployment up or same in half Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WKYT

    ... Madison and Shelby counties, 6.8 percent each; and Caldwell, Owen and Warren counties, 7 percent each. Leslie County recorded the state's highest annual unemployment rate in 2013 - 17.7 percent. It was followed by Harlan and Magoffin counties, 17.6 ...

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  6. Bobcats win at Leslie, 14-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Middlesboro Daily News

    With six freshmen in the starting lineup, the Leslie County Eagles and coach Russell Melton knew there would probably be more ups than downs during a 2014 season what was dedicated to rebuilding.

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  7. Kentucky Sheriff in Hot Water After Cruel Animal EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    HYDEN, Kentucky - Many residents of Leslie County, Kentucky and animal advocates around the world are furious after Sheriff Paul Howard and the Leslie County Sheriff's Department hosted and sponsored an event in which a raccoon was tortured.

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  8. Inspectors issue 50 citations to 3 coal companiesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | WTVF Nashville

    ... The mines targeted for "impact inspections" were the Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Bear Branch surface mine in Leslie County; Armstrong Coal Company's Lewis Creek underground mine in Ohio County; and the Redhawk No. 1 underground mine in Floyd ...

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  9. GCG to Sue Kentucky SheriffRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    This Saturday, Leslie County plans to host an event known as the "Coon on a Log" race.

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  10. Leslie County to Host Raccoon Torture EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    KENTUCKY - This Saturday, Leslie County plans to host an event known as the "Coon on a Log" race.

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  11. Inspectors issue 50 citations to 3 coal companiesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | WTVF Nashville

    ... The mines targeted for "impact inspections" were the Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Bear Branch surface mine in Leslie County; Armstrong Coal Company's Lewis Creek underground mine in Ohio County; and the Redhawk No. 1 underground mine in Floyd ...

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  12. King of the Bluegrass Kicks OffRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | Rivals.com

    ... (77) Morgan County (49) vs. Elliot County (46) Rowan County (78) vs. Menifee County (51) Wolfe County (91) vs. Leslie County (89) (3OT) Statistics - Brent Bach had 39 points as Augusta beat Lewis County. - D.J. Jenkins had 22 points, Dillon Pulliam ...

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  13. BOWLING, LucilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice BOWLING, Lucille 83, of Northridge, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014. She was born in Leslie County, Kentucky on May 4, 1930. Lucille was retired from Inland Manufacturing with over 30 years of service and was a member of the ...

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  14. Inspectors issue 50 citations to 3 coal companiesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | WTVF Nashville

    ... The mines targeted for "impact inspections" were the Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Bear Branch surface mine in Leslie County; Armstrong Coal Company's Lewis Creek underground mine in Ohio County; and the Redhawk No. 1 underground mine in Floyd ...

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  15. Violations Found At Ohio County MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... The mines targeted for "impact inspections" were the Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Bear Branch surface mine in Leslie County; Armstrong Coal Company's Lewis Creek underground mine in Ohio County; and the Redhawk No. 1 underground mine in Floyd ...

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  16. Bearsa offense comes alive in win over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Junior second baseman Zach Doss doubled home a run in the sixth inning as Harlan County rolled past visiting Leslie County 11-1 on Friday.

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  17. 50 citations were issued to three Kentucky mines in FebruaryRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... for what are called "impact inspections" were the Nally & Hamilton Enterprises Bear Branch surface mine in Leslie County; Armstrong Coal Company's Lewis Creek underground mine in Ohio County; and the Redhawk No. 1 underground mine in Floyd County, ...

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  18. Sheriff: Fugitive who cut ankle bracelet caughtRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... Sheriff John Root says deputies and U.S. Marshals arrested 45-year-old James Bowling of Lily on Thursday in Leslie County. Bowling had been under house arrest in Laurel County. Root says bowling cut off his ankle bracelet which monitored his ...

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  19. Kentucky Senate plan would slash underground coal mine inspections by two-thirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... including the Darby mine explosion. There were two coal-related deaths in Kentucky in 2013, one at a Leslie County surface mine and the other at an underground mine in Harlan County. From 2002 through 2013, the federal government recorded 87 deaths ...

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  20. Path cleared for final passage of Kentucky cannabis oil billRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | FOX19 Cincinnati

    ... and can be produced from the marijuana or hemp plant. After the vote, Denton embraced Rita Wooton, a Leslie County mother whose son suffers up to 40 seizures a day. The family has considered moving to states where the cannabis oil is legal after a ...

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