Leslie County Newswire

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  1. Improving Cats knock off HCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... rematch. "We've been playing better here lately," Bell County coach Lewis Morris said. "We played real well at Leslie County and played pretty good at Whitley CountyWe've been practicing and playing pretty decent for a bunch that hasn't played a ...

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  2. Improving Cats knock off HCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... rematch. "We've been playing better here lately," Bell County coach Lewis Morris said. "We played real well at Leslie County and played pretty good at Whitley CountyWe've been practicing and playing pretty decent for a bunch that hasn't played a ...

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  3. Cumberland Valley Electric increases ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... County areas," said Tolliver. "We provide service to the Bledsoe/Pine Mountain area down into Mozelle in Leslie County, beginning behind Harlan County High School, at Rosspoint, up to include parts of the Cumberland area into Letcher County." ...

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  4. Lady Cats win Mtn. ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Lady Cats have won the WYMT Mountain Classic, but it wasn't easy as Bell held on for a 47-43 win Saturday over Leslie County at Perry Central High School. Emily Griffith nailed a 3-pointer with 7:18 to play to give the Lady Eagles a 37-34 lead. A ...

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  5. Salt Trucks Battle Slick RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... hit the roads early Monday evening. "We cover Bell County, Clay County, Jackson County, Harlan County, Leslie County, Whitley County and Knox County," said Dixon. "And Clay County, so yes a lot of roads." Miles of highways and interstates where ...

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  6. Another heartbreaker for HarlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseHarlan guard Jordan Brock worked inside for a shot against Leslie County in the WYMT Mountain Classic. Brock scored 15 points Thursday in the Lady Dragons' 43-41 loss to Clay County.

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  7. Dragons down MiddlesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... things better. We still have some things to work on, but we were much better than last night (a 74-40 loss at Leslie County). We just have to keep improving." Middlesboro fell to 2-11 overall and 0-3 in district action in Shane Shackleford's first ...

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  8. WYMT 'Classic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... 31 points to lift the Lady Eagles to a 69-66 overtime victory. Daily EnterpriseJordan Brock dribbled past Leslie County's Emily Griffith and Katelyn Farler on Monday during the WYMT Mountain Classic. Daily EnterpriseJordan Brock dribbled past Leslie ...

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  9. Lady Cats impressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... a 41-22 edge in rebounding. Bell County (12-2) advances to Saturday's championship game where they'll take on Leslie County (12-2). The Lady Eagles slipped past Harlan 69-66 in overtime in Monday's other semifinal. The finals of the WYMT Mountain ...

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  10. Leslie rolls past DragonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseHarlan guard Caleb Hogue worked his way past two Leslie County defenders in Monday's game at Hyden. Hogue scored 11 points to lead the Dragons in a 74-40 loss.

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  11. Lady Dragons rout Red BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Masie Charles 2 1-2 5, Shanae Thomas 5 0-0 12, Taylor Simpson 3 2-4 8, Emma Bianchi 6 0-0 12, Mackenzie King 8 5-6 21, Brandi Haywood 5 1-2 11, Amber King 1 0-0 2, Jo Smith 1 0-0 2. Totals 31 9-14 73. Kaitlyn Berry 0 0-2 0, Allison Smith 0 0-2 0, Kaley Collett 2 0-0 4, Kassidy Collett 0 0-0 0, Kari Wilson 1 3-8 5, Carlee Roberts 0 0-0 0, Emily McConnell 0 0-0 0. Totals: 3 3-12 9. Even with two starters and one of their top reserves sitting out due to illness, the Harlan Lady Dragons had no problems Saturday in rolling to a 73-9 win at Red Bird in their final tuneup before meeting Leslie County on Monday in the WYMT Mountain Classic. Freshman forward Mackenzie King had a huge evening for the 9-5 Lady Dragons with 21 points.

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  12. A Year In Review: Weather In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | WCYB

    ... National Weather Service offices. The result was the three aforementioned tornadoes. One hit near Lewis in Leslie County, Kentucky. One was in Rock Springs, Tennessee. The last was in Gray, Tennessee. After accumulating just over half a foot of rain ...

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  13. Leslie County student charged with posing threatsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Kentucky State Police have arrested a juvenile who they believe posted threats against an eastern Kentucky high school on Twitter. According to police, the threats suggested that someone would bring guns to attack students and faculty at Leslie County High School when classes resumed on Jan. 5. The threats were general in nature and did not single out any particular students of staff.

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  14. Police investigating threat against E. Ky. schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police and school administrators are working to find out who posted threats against an eastern Kentucky high school on Twitter. Leslie County superintendent Anthony Little told WYMT-TV that officials contacted police when they discovered the threats on Saturday.

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  15. Bertha Johnson, LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Daily Journal

    ... North in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Lawrence and a former resident of Greenwood. Bertha was born in Leslie County, Kentucky, on March 20, 1930, to her parents, the late Felix and Parlee (Hollin) Osborne. She married Paul Johnson on Jan. 28, ...

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  16. Jobless rates fall in 119 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | KFVS12

    ... percent, Letcher County at 11.2 percent, Harlan County at 10.9 percent, Russell County at 10.5 percent and Leslie County at 10.3 percent. The statewide seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 6 percent in November, the lowest rate in more ...

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  17. Jobless rates fall in 119 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | KFVS12

    ... percent, Letcher County at 11.2 percent, Harlan County at 10.9 percent, Russell County at 10.5 percent and Leslie County at 10.3 percent. The statewide seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 6 percent in November, the lowest rate in more ...

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  18. Lady Eagles stay perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Jordan Brock 9-15 2-4 25, Brooklyn Massingill 4-10 1-1 12, Masie Charles 2-8 0-0 5, Mackenzie King 1-5 2-2 4, Emma Bianchi 0-2 0-0 0, Katie King 0-0 1-2 1, Shanae Thomas 5-10 0-0 15, Brandi Haywood 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 21-50 6-9 62. Shelby Sparks 1-2 2-2 4, Katie Moore 8-15 13-16 33, Katelyn Farler 3-5 0-0 8, Madisyn Combs 4-9 1-2 9, Brooke Asher 5-15 0-4 10, Emily Griffith 1-3 0-2 3, Kaley Collett 1-1 1-1 3, Kelsey Gay 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 23-50 17-27 70. 3-point goals: Harlan 14-29 , Leslie County 7-11 . Rebounds: Harlan 24 , Leslie County 29 .

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  19. 2014 Victories for AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... three most negligent and abusive sheriff's departments -- in terms of animal protection -- in the country. 1. Leslie County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky. Earlier this year, the sheriff's department sponsored and endorsed an event in which raccoons ...

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  20. Do you believe in earthly angels?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... in his radiator. He said he didn't have any water or even a gallon jug to go get some. He said he lived in Leslie County and worked near Cumberland, up on Cloverlick Creek. He said he had a wife and two kids to feed. He just couldn't afford to miss ...

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