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  1. Two Dead, Two Hurt In Boyd County FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to WSAZ , the call came in around 3:30am Wednesday after a home on Jepson Street in Ashland caught fire. The initial 911 call noted there were people trapped inside the home.

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  2. Eldridge, JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Telegraph-Forum

    James V. "Jim" Eldridge BUCYRUS: James "Jim" Vernon Eldridge, 76 of Clearfield, KY and formerly of Bucyrus went to be with the Lord on Saturday February 18, 2017. Jim passed away at the Ashland Community Hospice, Ashland, KY.

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  3. Eldridge, James V.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Telegraph-Forum

    James V. Eldridge BUCYRUS: James V. Eldridge, 76 years of age, passed away on Saturday Feb. 18, 2017 in Ashland Kentucky. Arrangements are pending at the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home.

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  4. Abney, PaulineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Age 93, passed away peacefully on February 16, 2017. She will be greatly missed by her family. Pauline was born in Ashland, KY on October 16, 1923 to parents, Henry and Mae (Gilpin) Franz. Theirs was a large family and she had thirteen brothers and ...

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  5. Man inspires on road to recovery from 2004 horrific accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Daily Times

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 photo, Clarence Thompson, left, and Nicole Nichols pose in Ashland, Ky. Nichols will film a music video and documentary about Thompson's life.

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  6. Man inspires on road to recovery from 2004 horrific accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | MySanAntonio.com

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 photo, Clarence Thompson, left, and Nicole Nichols pose in Ashland, Ky. Nichols will film a music video and documentary about Thompson's life.

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  7. Basketball star on road to recovery from Turnpike crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | NJ.com

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 photo, Clarence Thompson, left, and Nicole Nichols pose in Ashland, Ky. Nichols will film a music video and documentary about Thompson's life.

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  8. Naomi Judd's Escape From Kentucky Coal CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Wall Street Journal

    ... She is the author of "River of Time" (Center Street), a memoir. She spoke with Marc Myers. Our family home was in Ashland, Ky. It was a little two-story, foursquare farmhouse with a full-length porch. My father bought the house from his ...

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  9. Kentucky woman caught trying to bring gun through TSA checkpoint at Huntington Tri-State AirportRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | PressReleasePoint

    ... detected the gun inside the traveler's carry-on bag as it passed along the conveyor belt. The woman, a resident of Ashland, Kentucky, also had an extra magazine loaded with six bullets in her carry-on bag. This incident serves as a reminder that ...

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  10. Speaking out against hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    As darkness fell and temperatures dropped Thursday, about 200 people filled the Ashland Plaza with signs expressing resistance to racial hatred and executive orders by President Donald Trump, particularly an order refusing entrance into the country by refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries. The rally, organized by a group called Unite Oregon, was originally planned as a counter-point to white supremacist posters targeting persons of color and immigrants that were posted on utility poles and private property in downtown Ashland last week.

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  11. Kim McCann of Ashland joins PRIDE Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Columbia Magazine

    Kim McCann of Ashland joins PRIDE Board of Directors By Angela Traver News from Eastern Kentucky PRIDE, Inc SOMERSET, KY - Kim McCann has joined the Board of Directors at Eastern Kentucky PRIDE, Inc. She will volunteer her time and expertise to direct PRIDE, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the environment in 42 counties of southern and eastern Kentucky. McCann is a native of eastern Kentucky and currently resides in Boyd County where she practices law at VanAntwerp Attorneys, LLP located in Ashland.

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  12. Eugene "Gene" BrownRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... where he played cards daily and met with his retired friends. Gene is also survived by a brother, Jack Brown of Ashland, Kentucky; two sisters, Nell Arnott of Bryan, Texas, and Janet (Steve) Manske of Bryan, Texas; two daughters, Rochelle Grove of ...

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  13. MARTIN, Martha "Marty"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Dayton Daily News

    MARTIN, Martha "Marty" Martha "Marty" Martin, 80, of Lakeview passed away on Friday January 27, 2017 at her residence. She was born in Ashland, Kentucky, on July 15, 1936 to the late Thomas and Martha Sturgill.

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  14. American Trails gallery returning in new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Dave Bobb, the longtime proprietor of American Trails gallery has decided to reopen his space at a new location in Ashland, in collaboration with his onetime gallery director, Shane Bloodworth. I touched base with Bobb to discuss his vision for the new art venue at a time when many other galleries in the city are closing down.

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  15. Restaurant review: New to Tampa Bay, Smashburger's burger technique yields a solid pattyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... invent all the smashing. Midwestern burger places have honed the technique for decades, and the Dairy Cheer in Ashland, Ky., claims to have stumbled upon the effect when a worker smashed a glob of ground beef with a No. 10 bean can and magic was ...

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  16. Wynonna Judd to headline 'first of many big shows' at Elizabethtown theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Country music superstar Wynonna Judd will headline "the first of many big shows" Elizabethtown's Historic State Theater plans to host "from here on out," the facility's Executive Director Zachary Humphrey said Wednesday. Judd, an Ashland, Kentucky native with strong ties to Hardin County - her uncle, Mark Judd, was a longtime Baptist minister in the area - will perform at the State Theater on Friday, March 10. "We have had great artists and bands here in the past, including Shooter Jennings, Shenandoah, Kentucky Headhunters and many more," Humphrey said, "but I feel that Wynonna will bring a show that we haven't yet seen here at the State Theater.

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  17. In the face of fear, loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The theme of this year's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration Monday in Ashland was about day-to-day activism. The call to a capacity crowd which wrapped an overflow audience around the front of the Historic Ashland Armory and, via live-streaming video, at the Varsity Theatre was to spread the message of power, justice and love for all.

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  18. Taphouse to add balconyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The historic Masonic Lodge building on Ashland Plaza is about to get a facelift that will provide 25 new dining seats on an outside balcony for Granite Taphouse, yet retain the 1879 structure's antique look and - the main purpose of the reworking - protect people on the street in case of an earthquake. The construction, which is expected to be done by late March, will see three steel columns added inside the front of the building, bigger and much stronger than the present ones - and a horizontal steel beam atop the columns, supporting the concrete balcony and railing.

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  19. BLANTON, Kenneth HaroldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    BLANTON, Kenneth Harold 85, of South Charleston, OH, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was born in Ashland, KY on December 1, 1931 to the late Charles Hobart and Josephine Blanton.

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  20. Drug overdose deaths climb in Ky. countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | EMS1

    ASHLAND, Ky. - Drug overdoses killed 29 Boyd County residents in 2016, up from 21 a year ago, according to Boyd County Coroner Mark Hammond.

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