Wednesday Feb 26
Martin, Ky., mayor convicted in disability-fraud case
Jurors convicted Ruth Thomasine Robinson, 69, former mayor of Martin, and her daughter, Rita Christine Whicker, 42, former director of the community center in the town of 600, on charges of conspiracy, fraud, theft of disability benefits and aggravated identity theft, according to U.S. Attorney Kerry B. Harvey.
Floyd County Times
All fiscal court races now have competition
Keith Hamilton, of Teaberry, has tossed his hat into the ring, to run for District 4 magistrate, against incumbent Ronnie Akers.
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The school in Hindman was originally envisioned as part of a strategy to diversify and improve the economy.