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

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

    Saturday Mar 28 | 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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  3. Former Ky. Music Hall of Fame director arrested for theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | 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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  4. Robert Lawson, from Rockcastle County Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  5. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | 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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  6. I-75 In Rockcastle County Reduced To One Lane - "Each Direction - " Starting TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | 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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  7. KSP Post 11 Receives five (5) additional TroopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | 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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  8. Butler County School Board discuss make-up days.Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | 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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  9. KSP Investigates Case of Illegally Cashed Checks in Madison and Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | 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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  10. KSP Investigates Case Of Illegally Cashed Checks In Madison And Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... 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 ...

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  11. Drug Arrests and Investigation / Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Kentucky State Police

    On Thursday, March 05, 2015 troopers from Post 11, along with Detectives from KSP Cannabis Suppression Unit executed two search warrants at two separate residences in Rockcastle County that yielded the arrests of eight individuals also the seizure of a 2014 Nissan passenger car, twenty firearms and $6,032.00 in US currency. The first search warrant was executed at a residence on Kelsey Lane in Mount Vernon, KY where the following individuals were arrested.

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  12. High water, flooded roads impact Rockcastle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WKYT

    Snow line is beginning to crash into parts of central Kentucky. The rate of snow will pick-up this evening and into the overnight. 1 comment

  13. Robbery Investigation in Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Kentucky State Police

    On Thursday, February 26, 2015 at approximately 11:00 PM the Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a robbery at the Brodhead Tobacco and Tan store in Rockcastle County. Upon arrival, Trooper Brian Maupin determined that two male subjects entered the store armed with a handgun and knife and demanded money.

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  14. Fewer school districts raising property taxes by 4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Education Week

    ... if we don't have additional monies, we will have to make changes that will affect test scores," he said. Rockcastle County Superintendent David Pensol said his district is doing well even though it has taken the compensating tax rate for the last ...

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  15. Nancy Hale named UNITE President/CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... "We first became acquainted with Nancy through her volunteering with the UNITE community coalition in Rockcastle County," noted Tom Handy, chairman of the UNITE Board of Directors. "She has been an excellent leader in creating and sustaining ...

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  16. Larkey named head coach at Perry CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... to Cawood as an assistant under Jim Cullivan in the early 80s and then went on to build a powerhouse at Rockcastle County where he led the Rockets to two state runner-up finishes. Former county schools superintendent Tim Saylor and former HCHS ...

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  17. Larkey named head coach at Perry CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... to Cawood as an assistant under Jim Cullivan in the early 80s and then went on to build a powerhouse at Rockcastle County where he led the Rockets to two state runner-up finishes. Former county schools superintendent Tim Saylor and former HCHS ...

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  18. License plate birdhouses to be created at artisan centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On Feb. 7, Ron Owens, of Mount Vernon, will demonstrate how he creates birdhouses using recycled wood and license plates from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. A native of Rockcastle County, Owens is a self-taught artisan who has worked with willow and recycled materials for over 20 years.

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  19. Morris scores 32 in win over SWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Bell County will host Middlesboro in the second game of a girls/boys doubleheader and Southwestern hosts Rockcastle County. SOUTHWESTERN (46) - Adison Corder 7, Destin Molden 7, Samantha Fitzgerald 7, Dylana Fothergill 6, Elizabeth Latham 6, Cassie ...

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  20. Fire kills 1 at Rockcastle County residenceRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The fire was reported shortly before 8 a.m. EST on Low Gap Road in Rockcastle County.

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