Lincoln County Newswire

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  1. Storm brings down large tree near Lincoln Co. schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WKYT

    ... had knocked over a very large tree in front of school property. P.D. Roller, who is the groundskeeper for the Lincoln County Board of Education, says the tree snapped in half and fell into the path of the main entranceway, where parents go to pick ...

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  2. Lincoln Co. football game canceled due to threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WKYT

    ... schools' principal decided to cancel the game on Tuesday morning because of a threat made on social media. Lincoln County Middle School principal, Debbie Sims tells us one student at her school made the threat against a Bondurant Middle School ...

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  3. Misty Padgett, 27, Russell Springs, KYRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Columbia Magazine

    Misty Padgett, 27, Russell Springs, KY She was a native of Lincoln County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death.

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  4. Classes in Lincoln County set to start WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WKYT

    Educators are working to start the school year on Wednesday in Lincoln County after a fire destroyed part of it's central office.

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  5. Bodybuilding competition prosperingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | State Journal

    After two years at Lincoln County High School, promoters Gene and Tina Goode knew they needed to find another venue for the Kentucky Open/Kentucky State Bodybuilding Figure Bikini Physique Championships.

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  6. Lincoln board to decide what's next after large school fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | WKYT

    Firefighters are still on the scene of a fire that destroyed a school and part of the board of education in Lincoln County.

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  7. Fire causes heavy damage to Lincoln County school board officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    The county's emergency management director, Don Gilliam, said flames were coming through the roof when he was at the scene in the early afternoon.

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  8. Lincoln Co. Board of Education building on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WKYT

    Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at the Lincoln County Board of Education building.

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  9. Kentucky lawmaker proposes "Tim Tebow" billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WKYT

    ... in those extracurricular sports, this home school student would as well," Lee told WKYT. A mother from Lincoln County has been outspoken about this issue. Bridgett Blakeman has four children. Her oldest is about to enter middle school, and will not ...

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  10. Legislation sought to allow home school students to participant in public sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Independent

    ... to and from athletic events. After listening to the issue being discussed on the radio, Bridgett Blakeman of Lincoln County , contacted Rep. Lee about the oldest of her four home school children being allowed to play sports for her local middle ...

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  11. Attorney's widow takes on triple homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... to defend Kenneth Allen Keith. Keith accused of shooting and killing Michael and Angela Hockensmith, of Lincoln County, along with a third victim, Daniel Smith of Richmond at ABC Gold Games and More in Danville in 2013. "It's either this or I might ...

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  12. Driver injured in Lincoln County rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | WAOW

    ... -- Aid officials say a plane carrying an American doctor infected with the Ebola virus is heading to the U.S. LINCOLN COUNTY (WAOW) - Both directions of US-51 were shut down temporary Saturday afternoon after a truck rolled over near Crass Road. ...

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  13. My Turn: City council, officials blinded by empty promises, trickeryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Star Online

    ... the manner they did this was of dubious ethics at best. But wait, things get worse and include Gaston County, Lincoln County, Cherokee County, York County and Spartanburg County because all of these are in the "fallout" zone. When a casino is ...

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  14. COLUMN: There will be more losers than winners with casino planRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Star Online

    ... the manner they did this was of dubious ethics at best. But wait, things get worse and include Gaston County, Lincoln County, Cherokee County, York County and Spartanburg County because all of these are in the "fallout" zone. When a casino is ... 1 comment

  15. Cattle rustling increases in commonwealthRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... say, as record prices entice thieves in the biggest beef cattle state east of the Mississippi River. Lincoln County farmer Boyd Coleman lost about $30,000 worth of cattle in a recent theft. That doesn't count the $15,000 a year he'd have received ...

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  16. Cattle rustling 'epidemic' sweeping across central KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WKYT

    ... the cattle rustlers hit while he was in the hospital with his brother, William Otis Coleman, who died after a Lincoln County school bus crash. We're told cattle dealers don't have to show proof of ownership, so it isn't easy to catch thieves at the ...

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  17. Police searching for escaped Lincoln Co. inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | WKYT

    Police are looking for an inmate, investigators say, walked away from work detail. The Lincoln County Jailer says Kenneth Shaffer, 58, was working at the Garrard County Recycle Center when he left on Wednesday afternoon. Shaffer was serving a 45 day ...

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  18. Teen who survived waterfall accident: 'God was with me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WBTV

    ... a medical issue and Sabrina Handy was trying to get her back to Caldwell Memorial Hospital. Deputies in Lincoln County are offering a $1,000 reward for information after someone threw a bottle out of a vehicle and hit a two-year-old in the face. The ...

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  19. Teen charged as adult with killing grandparentsRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... killing her grandparents while they slept. The Advocate-Messenger ( http://bit.ly/1j8rhgw ) reported that a Lincoln County grand jury indicted 17-year-old Allison Deshae Wilson of Eubank on two counts of murder and one count of arson. Wilson's bond ...

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  20. Eubank nursery owner will make you a dulcimer and teach you how to play itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... business in Eubank with his wife. And if you're wondering, yes, the town (which straddles the Pulaski County-Lincoln County line) is named for one of his ancestors, Wesley Eubank, who came from Virginia in the early 1800s. In an era when handmade ...

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