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  1. Death Investigation in Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Kentucky State Police

    Detectives from Post 11 are investigating the discovery of human skeletal remains located on the bank of the Roundstone Creek in Rockcastle County. Post 11 Detectives were notified of the discovery on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 12:08 AM.

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  2. Statue of Liberty Evacuated After Suspicious Package ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... (Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. ) Humans remains have been discovered in Rockcastle County, police confirm.Not many details are available, but Livingston police say that a mushroom hunter stumbled upon the remains near ...

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  3. KSP Identifies Floyd County Woman Killed In FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... and was pronounced deceased at the scene by Coroner Greg Nelson. Humans remains have been discovered in Rockcastle County, police confirm.Not many details are available, but Livingston police say that a mushroom hunter stumbled upon the remains near ...

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  4. Noon Weather Update, April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... weekend Stormtracker forecast coming up on LEX 18 News at Noon. Humans remains have been discovered in Rockcastle County, police confirm.Not many details are available, but Livingston police say that a mushroom hunter stumbled upon the remains near ...

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  5. Boil Water Advisory: Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes and food preparation. Humans remains have been discovered in Rockcastle County, police confirm.Not many details are available, but Livingston police say that a mushroom hunter stumbled upon the remains near ...

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  6. Human Remains Found In Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Not many details are available, but Livingston police say that a mushroom hunter stumbled upon the remains near US-25/Southend Loop Road in Mount Vernon.

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  7. Crash And Fuel Spill Shut Down Interstate In Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    One lane of I-75 northbound in Rockcastle County remains shut down after a crash and fuel spill early Thursday morning. The accident happened just after 12:30 a.m. between mile markers 56 and 58. Officials say a woman driving a car lost control, spun and hit the guardrail.

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  8. Authorities investigating Lexington woman's drowningRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Authorities are trying to figure out how a Lexington woman drowned in a 2-foot-deep creek in rural Rockcastle County. Rockcastle County Deputy Coroner Bill Dowell told the Lexington Herald-Leader they don't think foul play was involved in the death of 41-year-old Amelia Jones.

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  9. Authorities Investigating Lexington Woman's DrowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Authorities are trying to figure out how a Lexington woman drowned in a 2-foot-deep creek in rural Rockcastle County. Rockcastle County Deputy Coroner Bill Dowell told the Lexington Herald-Leader they don't think foul play was involved in the death ...

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  10. Death Investigation in Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Kentucky State Police

    On Monday, April 06, 2015, at approximately 7:04 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a call of an abandoned vehicle on Crooked Creek Road in rural Rockcastle County. Upon arrival, Troopers determined the vehicle was connected to a missing person from Fayette County.

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  11. Man accused of pointing gun at driver in Madison Co. road rage caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WKYT

    At approximately 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, police got a report that a driver had a gun pointed at him by another driver on I-75. The caller told dispatchers that the suspect had cut him off on I-75 north in Rockcastle County, nearly causing a crash.

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  12. Northbound I-75 Blocked In Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police have set up a detour. Take exit 49 and turn right onto KY-909, the turn left on US-25 and follow it back to exit 59 in Mt.

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  13. Girls go 2-2 at TSOA Tourney.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... in the Cougars' 7-5 win over North Hardin on Saturday. After dropping their opening pool-play game 4-2 to Rockcastle County on Friday night in the Meade County TSOA Tournament, the Cougar softball team won its next two games to make it into the ...

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  14. Former Ky. Music Hall of Fame director arrested for theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WKYT

    ... Robert Lawson's bank records from the last year and half. They believe he took close to $30,000 from Rockcastle County organizations. "People are surprised, they're hurt. They entrusted him. Obviously when you're entrusted with funds like that and ...

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  15. Robert Lawson, from Rockcastle County Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The former executive director of the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame is behind bars in Rockcastle County for allegedly stealing from three different checking accounts. Police say Robert Lawson cashed duplicate payroll checks from the Hall of Fame as well as checks from accounts involving Rockcastle County's Cystic Fibrosis fund and the Rockcastle Tourism Task Force.

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  16. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Interstate 75 in Rockcastle County will be reduced to one lane beginning at mile point 65.22 and ending at mile point 68.78 as crews begin pavement improvements. Work is scheduled to be completed by June 30. Northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane between the hours of 6 p.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday through Thursday.

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  17. I-75 In Rockcastle County Reduced To One Lane - "Each Direction - " Starting TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Beginning tonight March 16, Interstate 75 in Rockcastle County will be reduced to one lane beginning at mile point 65.22 and ending at mile point 68.78 as crews begin pavement improvements. Northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane between the hours of 6 p.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday through Thursday.

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  18. KSP Post 11 Receives five (5) additional TroopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... to Laurel County. Trooper Brittle will be assigned to McCreary County. Trooper Royal will be assigned to Rockcastle County. Assignments are made based on manpower and calls for assistance needs. The assignment of these additional troopers increases ...

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  19. Butler County School Board discuss make-up days.Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Bbech tree news

    ... Agendas were also approved include BCHS Softball to attend the Where's the Beach Classic tournament in Rockcastle County April 9-11; BCHS Rocket team trip request for qualification flights march 14th 15th, 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th Holland, Indiana; ...

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  20. KSP Investigates Case of Illegally Cashed Checks in Madison and Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is asking for help identifying a suspect that illegally cashed stolen checks in Madison and Rockcastle County on January 5, 2015. The initial investigation indicates that the person seen in the surveillance footage cashed three checks that were originally written and mailed to businesses in Madison County.

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