McCreary County Newswire

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Results 1 - 20 of 89 in McCreary County, KY

  1. Laura (King) Wilson, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Press

    ... King Sr. and Rose Marie (Reed) King on November 10, 1945. Laura spent her childhood between family farms in McCreary County Kentucky, Springport, Indiana, and Muncie. Laura graduated from Muncie Southside High School then married the love of her ...

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  2. What A RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... Corbin dropped a 13-5 decision to Clay County. From that point Corbin knocked off North Laurel (6-5), McCreary County (26-1), Knox County (12-10), Wayne County (15-0), Clay County (15-4) and Hazard/Perry (10-0 and 8-2) to wrap up district play. ...

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  3. Call for aid leads to marijuana discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | McCreary County Record

    ... to the arrest of three individuals and the discovery of nearly two dozen marijuana plants Saturday evening. McCreary County Deputy Sheriff Jerry Meadows reports that the incident began at approximately 5:11 p.m. when officers were dispatched to ...

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  4. County facing new federal lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | McCreary County Record

    ... of the estate, filed suit in the United States District Court at London in May. Named as defendants are McCreary County, McCreary County Sheriff's Department, Sheriff Gus Skinner and Deputy Sheriff Joe Horne individually, Wayne County, Wayne County ...

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  5. Laura (King) Wilson, 68Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Star Press

    ... King Sr. and Rose Marie (Reed) King on November 10, 1945. Laura spent her childhood between family farms in McCreary County Kentucky, Springport, Indiana, and Muncie. Laura graduated from Muncie Southside High School then married the love of her ...

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  6. Ready To LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | TheTimesTribune.com

    ... to spend some time on coach (Larry) Anderson's staff when I got out of college and then I went over to McCreary County and took over their middle school program for a while," she added. "To be able to come back here where I'm at and to coach in a ...

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  7. Pine Knot woman jailed after brandishing gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | McCreary County Record

    ... By a Convicted Felon and Public Intoxication from a controlled substance excluding alcohol. According to McCreary County Sheriff Gus Skinner, the charges stem from an incident beginning Wednesday afternoon when his department was dispatched to ...

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  8. Bouncing Back from the BottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | McCreary County Record

    ... jobs (13.1 percent), a mere 3.4 percent came in manufacturing growth. The Cumberland region - which includes McCreary County - grew in overall employment by 6.4 percent and manufacturing employment by 6.6 percent. The Ashland region overall by 3.4 ...

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  9. Farmers' Market offers something for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | McCreary County Record

    ... a dozen local vendors were on hand offering everything from potatoes to chickens to hand-made ornaments. The McCreary County Chamber of Commerce joined in with free watermelon slices and a ribbon-cutting ceremony while Sweet Kreations, Big South ...

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  10. 911 Center to move within Ambulance HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | McCreary County Record

    In launching a new fiscal year, McCreary County Fiscal Court accomplished a great deal for a meeting which lasted about a half an hour.

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  11. Big South Fork seeks comments on coal drainageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | NewsOK.com

    ... Education Building at the Bandy Creek Visitor Center. The second meeting will take place on July 15 at the McCreary County Senior Citizen's Center in Whitley City, Kentucky. The third meeting will take place on July 17 at the Oak Ridge High School ...

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  12. Radio show visit kicks off busy holidayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | McCreary County Record

    ... Countians can plan to attend. Sports fans no doubt enjoyed the Kentucky Sports Radio Show coming to the McCreary County Public Library this morning (July 3) in an event co-hosted by WHAY. Later this evening, McCreary County Tourism is hosting live ...

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  13. This Day in Liberal Judicial Activisma "June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | National Review Online

    ... Court rules that Ten Commandments displays in Kentucky courthouses violate the Establishment Clause ( McCreary County v. ACLU ) but that a Ten Commandments display on the Texas State Capitol grounds does not ( Van Orden v. Perry ). In the Kentucky ...

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  14. Where's Hal? Heiner launches interactive map of 'marathon' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | WHAS11

    ... photos. In Whitley City, Heiner posted a photo at Integrated Community Ministries, which serves people in McCreary County, the 10th poorest county in the United States. Heiner's two day Paducah stop included the National Quilt Museum and Kirchhoff's ...

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  15. REPORT: Jobless rate down in 103 counties in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... Letcher County, 13.8 percent; Bell and Knott counties, 12.9 percent each; Clay County, 12.7 percent; McCreary County, 12.4 percent; and Pike County, 12.2 percent. Unemployment statistics are based on estimates and are compiled to measure trends ...

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  16. Endia Bowden, 97Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | The Star Press

    She was born September 14, 1916 in McCreary County, KY, and was the daughter of the late Obie and Ollie Winchester.

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  17. Delaying Social Security Could Increase Lifetime Income for McCreary County ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | McCreary County Record

    McCreary County residents who are nearing retirement age can increase their lifetime income if they can wait a bit to start drawing Social Security benefits.

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  18. Home Sweet HomeRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | McCreary County Record

    ... USDA Rural Development, Federation of Appalachian Housing Enter-prises, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, McCreary County Community Housing Develop-ment Corporation and other agencies. Begun in 2006 to help families who otherwise could not qualify for ...

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  19. Statue stolen from Ky. coal miner's grave foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... buildings can bring about fresh challenges, including asbestos removal. Family members of Jonathon Yancey in McCreary County recently purchased the statue in his memory. He died back in 2012 from a heart condition Investigators believe the statue ...

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  20. Storm ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... there were a few more substantial property damage reports. You can trace the most intense cell's path from McCreary County northeast to Wolfe County. Along the way it caused wind damage in Whitley, Laurel, Owsley and Lee counties. The added sunshine ...

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