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  1. Ordinance will help regulate landfill operations, impose strict finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Independent

    The Boyd County Fiscal Court voted unanimously to pass a new solid waste management ordinance into law during its meeting Tuesday night at the county's community center.

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  2. Cindy Collins new East Kentucky Expo Center chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Independent

    ... military family, where she attended college, married an eastern Kentucky musician and has raised her children in Boyd County for the past 20 years. With 17 years of experience behind the scenes of the PAC, she is also no stranger to her new tasks, ... 5 comments

  3. Public invited to weigh in on landfill ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Independent

    The Boyd County Fiscal Court changed its regular meeting time in order to better accommodate public interest in the second reading of an ordinance regarding landfill operations.

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  4. Detroit man arrested for hiding heroin in peanut butterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Independent

    ... ies he was traveling to Portsmouth. They arrested him for possession and trafficking heroin. He is lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center.

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  5. Police Say Man Tried To Hide Heroin In Jar Of Peanut ButterRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Ashland , Boyd County , Kentucky A man from Detroit is behind bars in Boyd County, Kentucky after police say he was caught trying to hide heroin inside a jar of peanut butter.

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  6. Mark Story: UPike Coach Kelly Wells gets a life-altering assist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... "Four of us tested (for compatibility with Wells) the first time (in 2004)," Walter, 50, the Superintendent of Boyd County Schools, said Thursday. "Shawne and Kelly decided then she would be the one to do it. But we all understood there was a good ...

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  7. Engineering Firm To Add Jobs In KentuckyRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Catlettsburg , Boyd County , Kentucky An engineering firm has announced plans to expand its operations in Boyd County in northeastern Kentucky.

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  8. Deputies Say Armed Man Arrested After Threatening OfficersRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Catlettsburg , Boyd County , Kentucky Boyd County deputies said a man was arrested after pulling a gun on deputies and threatening to harm them.

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  9. Engineering firm plans to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Independent

    EN Engineering plans to expand its operations in Boyd County, creating 80 engineering jobs and investing nearly $3 million into the project.

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  10. Study shows economic boost in BoydRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Independent

    Boyd County was ranked 19th in Kentucky in a study of economic growth conducted by a New York-based data company that was published last week.

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  11. Wanted man arrested in AshlandRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | Independent

    ... Ashland Police Department. Chandler was found dead in his motel room from blunt-force head trauma, according to Boyd County Coroner Mark Hammond.

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  12. Steen indicted for attempted murderRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Independent

    A Boyd County political candidate was indicted by a Boyd County Grand Jury Thursday morning on a charge of attempted murder, according to Boyd Commonwealth's Attorney David Justice. 12 comments

  13. Boyd gives initial OK to landfill ordinanceRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Independent

    The Boyd County Fiscal Court approved the first reading of a new solid waste management ordinance that would impose more strict regulations on landfill operations, such as Big Run Landfill, during its regular meeting Tuesday.

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  14. APD credits ER for quick action, diagnosis in infant's injuryRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Independent

    ... "the baby was crying a lot and he thought maybe he had shaken it," Kelley said. It was Blankenship who called Boyd County EMS because the baby was unresponsive, according to Kelley. The baby was transported to KDMC where the ER doctor immediately ...

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  15. Ohio man killed in ATV accidentRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Independent

    An Ohio man died after an ATV crash at Rush Off Road on Friday night, according to the Boyd County Sheriff Department.

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  16. Ohio Man Dies In ATV Crash In KentuckyRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Rush , Boyd County , Kentucky A man from Stout, Ohio is dead after he crashed his ATV in Boyd County, Kentucky.

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  17. 'Half the Man I Used to Be'Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Independent

    What began as a small, but painful knot under the right nipple of Brian Gross in the spring of 2012 grew into a life-changing experience that turned Gross, a teacher at the Boyd County Juvenile Detention Center, into half the man he used to be.

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  18. Tree, power lines down on Shopes CreekRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Independent

    Boyd County 911 is advising motorists to avoid the 2600 block of Shopes Creek Road for the next few hours due to the road being blocked by a fallen tree and power lines.

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  19. I-64 traffic moving again following accidentRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Independent

    All lanes of Interstate 64 are back open tonight following a crash earlier involving a truck that leaked contents believed to be mineral oil, according to Boyd County 911 dispatchers said.

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  20. Veterans honored at ExpoRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | WMKY-FM Morehead

    Morehead State University, in cooperation with veterans services, community, volunteer and business organizations, presented the second annual Kentucky Veterans Expo on Wednesday, June 18, at Boyd County High School.

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