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  1. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    Friday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... the late Josef Stalin in a speech before a Communist Party congress in Moscow. In 1957, the Supreme Court, in Butler v. Michigan, overturned a Michigan statute making it a misdemeanor to sell books containing obscene language that would tend to ...

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  2. Judge Dortch reprimanded for improper sexual relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bbech tree news

    Ronnie C. Dortch served as Circuit Court Judge for Kentucky's 38th Judicial Circuit consisting of Butler, Edmondson, Hancock and Ohio Counties from 1992 until his retirement on January 6, 2017. Prior to his retirement, the Judical Conduct Commission initiated a preliminary investigation upon receipt of information that, from 2014 to 2015, Judge Dortch engaged in a sexual relationship with a woman who was indicted in a felony criminal case in which he was presiding.

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  3. Foster Care Panels Need Volunteers In 37 Kentucky CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... in safe, permanent homes as quickly as possible. Counties where volunteers are needed are Barren, Boyle, Bracken, Butler, Christian, Clay, Crittenden, Edmonson, Fayette, Floyd, Grayson, Hancock, Hardin, Hart, Jefferson, Knott, Laurel, Lawrence, ...

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  4. KY foster care panels in need of volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... of children placed in care because of dependency, neglect, or abuse. Volunteers are needed in Barren, Boyle, Bracken, Butler, Christian, Clay, Crittenden, Edmonson, Fayette, Floyd, Grayson, Hancock, Hardin, Hart, Jefferson, Knott, Laurel, Lawrence, ...

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  5. Volunteers needed in 37 Kentucky counties to review cases of children in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | West Kentucky News

    ... in safe, permanent homes as quickly as possible. The counties in need of volunteers are Barren, Boyle, Bracken, Butler, Christian, Clay, Crittenden, Edmonson, Fayette, Floyd, Grayson, Hancock, Hardin, Hart, Jefferson, Knott, Laurel, Lawrence, ...

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  6. Brenda F. (Maxedon) HitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Pike County Journal and Reporter

    She is preceded in death by her parents Dean and Delores Maxedon and her brother Rich Maxedon of Butler, KY. Survived by her husband Ron Hitch, her brother Ben and his wife Patti Maxedon of Zebulon, Ga, her sisters Tresa Cummins, and Marla Purcell both of Falmouth, Ky.

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  7. Morgantown Mission releases 2016 reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Bbech tree news

    The purpose of the mission is to "promote the growth of the spiritual life of the persons in Butler County and eliminate as possible those problems the poor suffer and to improve their situation so that they are focused on our Lord and are self-supporting." -Different churches provided and served a nutritious hot meal each night.

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  8. 324 Lives Saved through Kentucky Organ Donation in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Bbech tree news

    ... donation. We ask every person getting a license or ID if they would like to join the Kentucky Organ Donor Registry," Butler Circuit Clerk, Melissa Cardwell. "No child, or spouse or grandparent or friend, should die waiting for a transplant. All of ...

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  9. North Butler Elementary - Spelling Bee & St. Jude'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Bbech tree news

    Briley Webster won the North Butler Spelling Bee. Blake Bratcher finished in second place and Brayden Phelps was third place.

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  10. Lady Cougars down Butler 59-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Grayson News Gazette

    GC News-Gazette Grace White moved in for a shot at the basket in the second half. White led all scorers with 18 points in the Lady Cougars' 59-25 win at Butler County last Friday evening.

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  11. Kentucky Moves Up In The New USA Today Coaches PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    RK TEAM RECORD PTS 1 Kansas 16-1 785 2 Villanova 17-1 759 3 UCLA 18-1 725 4 Gonzaga 17-0 718 5 Kentucky 15-2 655 6 Baylor 16-1 641 7 Creighton 17-1 590 8 West Virginia 15-2 563 9 North Carolina 16-3 480 10 Oregon 16-2 467 11 Louisville 15-3 444 12 Florida State 16-2 393 13 Arizona 16-2 385 14 Butler 15-3 381 15 Notre Dame 16-2 372 16 Virginia 13-3 338 17 Wisconsin 14-3 322 18 Duke 14-4 301 19 Xavier 13-4 214 20 Cincinnati 15-2 206 21 Florida 14-3 187 22 Purdue 14-4 133 23 Saint Mary's 15-2 115 24 South Carolina 14-3 79 25 Maryland 16-2 30 - It's a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes... - It's a new year and time to put the last one to bed, which means filing your taxes... ADAIR COUNTY, Ky - Human remains found in Adair County have been identified as a 63-year-old Lexington man.

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  12. Board approves 2017-18 school year calendar; sets meeting schedule for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Bbech tree news

    The Butler County Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, January 10, at the Butler County Education Complex. Board members Ryan Daugherty, Debbie Hammers, Amy Hood, and Delbert Johnson were in attendance.

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  13. State announces grants to clean up illegal open dumps in 25 counties - including ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Bbech tree news

    ... way to assist counties in improving their local communities ." The counties receiving grants were: Allen, Breathitt, Butler, Calloway, Christian, Clay, Clinton, Garrard/Lincoln Solid Waste Management Area, Green, Hart, Jackson, Lee, Leslie, Madison, ...

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  14. No bond reduction for suspects in double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Bbech tree news

    Four people accused of being involved in a double homicide in which the bodies of two people were found in a burned-out car off a rural Butler County road appeared in court Wednesday to be arraigned. Charles "Cotton" Lindsey, 33, of Roundhill, was arraigned in Butler Circuit Court on two counts of murder and one count each of first-degree arson and tampering with physical evidence.

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  15. Two Butler double homicides may be death-penalty eligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Bbech tree news

    Four people accused in connection with the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in Butler County are scheduled to appear in court for arraignment Wednesday in what has the potential to become a death penalty case. Charles W. "Cotton" Lindsey, 33, of Roundhill, is charged with two counts of murder and one count each of first-degree arson and tampering with physical evidence.

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  16. Waldrop back early; Lady Tigers reach finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... had some early struggles trying to rebound the basketball and move it through the post, particularly in losses to Butler, Ryle and Simon Kenton. Waldrop can fix those issues. But defeats aside, Turner is just glad her senior star is back, noting it ...

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  17. Deye Among Nominees for JudgeshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Bbech tree news

    The Judicial Nominating Commission, led by Chief Justice of Kentucky John D. Minton Jr., announced nominees to fill a vacant District Court judgeship for Butler, Edmonson, Hancock and Ohio counties. The counties make up the 38th Judicial District and the vacancy is in the district's 1st Division.

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  18. Fugate plans to retire as Butler Co. Jailer; Judge-Executive Fields...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Bbech tree news

    According to a meeting agenda released yesterday afternoon by Butler County Fiscal Court, Butler County Jailer Terry Fugate plans to retire as jailer. Fugate has approximately two years remaining on his current term of office.

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  19. A Greatest Gift - The Gift of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | Bbech tree news

    ... "Although we may not be able to save a child's life today, we are able to give hope simply by registering," explains Butler Circuit Clerk, Melissa Cardwell. "Each day, 22 patients will lose their life, on the waiting list." The Kentucky Circuit ...

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  20. Butler Co. Grand Jury issues indictments in double murderRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Columbia Magazine

    Butler Co. Grand Jury issues indictments in double murder Individuals facing charges are from Butler County, Warren County, and Metcalfe County, KY.

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